is soothing massage performed by one or two therapists who drizzle warm herbalized oil on the body, then massage it in with brisk, often long and flowing movements.
unblocking energy by stimulating particular pressure points on the body using fingerpoint massage.
an ancient Oriental healing technique based on Taoist philosophy. The aim is to balance the energy meridians to permit the body to 'heal itself '. A relatively painless technique, acupuncture can be administered using needles, low-voltage electric current (electro-acupuncture), or through pinpoint massage (acupressure).
also known as a Vichy Shower, affusion uses jets of sea water to massage the body at variable strengths. Can be combined with a manual massage
is method of re-educating the mind and body to improve movement. The focus is on applying the appropriate amount of energy for each activity in order to improve posture and balance, and to eliminate stress-inducing habits.
application of seaweed or algae
product or treatment that combats or defends against the aging process.
aerobic exercises in a swimming pool using the buoyancy and resistance of the water.
use of essential oils from natural sources in an ancient practice of pressure-point massage. The inhaled aroma induces relaxation.
name for the positions adopted in yoga
an ancient Indian practice using herbs, essential oils, nutrition, massage and meditation to balance mind and body.