York Street’s Hot Stone Massage, Ottawa’s Byward Market!
Even in this summer heat, having a hot stone massage is one of the best forms of relaxation. Here at York Street Spa located in the Byward Market, we have several therapeutic types of massages, and hot stone is surely one of the favorites among our clients!
A hot stone massage melts away tension; it eases muscle stiffness, increases circulation and metabolism, that’s good news! Each hot stone massage therapy session gives deeper muscle relaxation through the placement of smooth, water-heated stones on the key points on the body.
How does it work you may ask?
The heated stones will be gently placed on the muscles on either side of the spine to promote deep tissue relaxation. Smaller stones may be placed between the fingers and toes to warm and relax these areas as well. The massage therapist will then gently glide the hot stones over your body to distribute the heat evenly.
Hot stone massage relieves more muscle tension than most other massages because of the added heat which makes the muscles to relax better and helps to ease any discomfort in cases of injuries, aches or stiffness of the body.
These stones will rock your massage experience!
In case you are curious as to what kind of stones are used for a hot stone massage. Basalt stones are the favored type of stones to be used in this particular kind of massage therapy. It is ideal because it holds the heat better than other stones as it is made up of volcanic materials such as silica and iron.
Now that you have a better understanding of the benefits of a hot stone massage, why not book yours with us at York Street Spa? We offer this service from 30 minutes to 90 minutes per session. Make the most of your summer and treat yourself to something a little more unique such as a hot stone massage! Located in downtown Ottawa beside the giant “OTTAWA” sign with the red doors, 11 York.
Book with us today by phone 613-562-2121 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org and avail of our summer discount on massages.