Category Stone Massage
Back in March, 2013, The Huffington Post reported that the 2013 allergy season could be the worst yet due to climate changes. Allergens effect 55% of the U.S. population according to webmd.com, so what is a person to do to keep a clean bill of health? The answer varies from holistic approaches, home remedies, over-the-counter medications or prescribed medication. Which method do you prefer? Here's our favorites:
At-Home Sinus Remedies
Use a humidifier or vaporizer: Keeping your nasal cavities moist will allow them to drain. If you dry out the membranes, they become more irritated!Read More
Drink lots of fluids: Not only is this a good idea for the health of your skin and organs, but fluids thin the mucus and may help prevent your sinuses from blocking up.
Massage your sinus pressure
It may sound like a New Age fad, but stone and crystal healing has been part of Eastern science, including Traditional Chinese Medicine, for more than 5,000 years. Practitioners believe that by wearing a particular stone or enjoying a stone massage, our bodies (and those of our animals) can enjoy specific healing benefits.
How does Crystal Healing Work?
You’re probably wondering how a stone or crystal can possibly have any healing properties. The body’s cells transmit electrical signals that travel along nerves, carrying information to and from the brain and other organs. These signals tell the brain what the eyes see, what the ears hear and what the body feels. The brain returns these signals to their origin to dictate every move and response the body makes. Since the body is full ofRead More
Stone Massage can be a solid foundation for your professional identity.
Continuing CE education is an invaluable tool, as are the stones in enhancing every type of massage that you offer in your present practice. I can not emphasize this enough.
Whether you use the healing stones as a tool, or to prepare the client's skin prior to zone therapy any deeper body work, as well as a specialized stone massage treatment the client will benefit greatly, and your hands will say thank you.
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For all practitioners, the economy has affected everyone's bottom line and a great way to increase sales is by offering mini services.
The Zone Foot Therapy treatment can do that for you, not only will it increase sales, but also benefits for the client. This way they can maintain their normal service habits, and delight in a new treatment. The Zone treatment is a combination of Zone Therapy, warm stones and herbal balls,performed primarily on the lower leg and feet. An ancient secret with a modern twist.
We have received nothing but great reviews on the treatment.
Until next time,
By: Sonia AlexandraRead More
Healing the world one stone at a time
I just wanted to share with you that a lot of exciting things have been happening and that I am anxious to share with you.
The economy has had a major effect on everyone, and I will soon be releasing a free guide on my website that will help all body workers, holistic practitioners, and anyone else in the healing arts.
A thought for today is "We manifest what we think".
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May 12, 2011 Stone Massage
Hot and Cold Stone Massage Set
The innovation of introducing hot and cold therapy to the wellness and aesthetic industry has its ancient roots as far back as the 19th century.
Doctor Sebastian Kneipp introduced a method that allows the body to become stronger through thermal and mechanical effects.
The temperature of our skin is such that making it reach different temperatures, different sensations and reactions will be produced by introducing hot and cold.
by the 21st century we introduced hot and cold stone therapy used to affect the body's nervous system, it reacts by influencing the gastric and hormone secretions.
The stimulus will also travel to a related organ or other destination in the body, cold stimulates and hot slows internal activity.
Let the stone do the work for you.
The Spa and Wellness Industry is evolving rapidly, contributing to its success is stone massage, and the fact that it can be incorporated into so many different modalities.
Whether through relaxation or more targeted services Stone Massage has been a popular item on service menus for the past decade and a half.
The average burnout time for a massage therapist is approximately five years.
I would like to point out to you that proper training in the correct use of body mechanics while performing massage treatments is of vital importance. Another important factor to consider is the energy protection procedures prior to offering any hands on treatment.
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April 7, 2011 Stone Massage
Greetings my name is Sonia Alexandra, LMT and I am the founder of Stone-Healing.com. As the visionary, developer and author of the world-renowned stone massage concept for the spa and wellness industry. As a pioneer and leading authority in the expanding holistic health care field. I have spent over 30 years in the Spa, Clinical and Salon environments, as well as hands-on experience, beginning as a lifelong entrepreneur Massage Therapist, Aesthetic Practitioner, Holistic Spa Owner, Author, Lecturer and Workshop Facilitator, I have dedicated my life to educate others and share my vision on the benefits of massage and its many related therapies which of course includes stone massage therapy.
Continuing education is a vital element to our profession and our program meets your needs so youRead More
Monthly, there are thousands of new graduates all over the globe, and I would really like to give back to them through the educational capacity of Stone Massage University. Because, when I first started back in the early 1970’s as an LMT, I was well aware of the power of touch, but I never set out to change the world. I only wanted establish a positive reputation and bolster the creditability of our industry by changing people’s perceptions of the actual benefits of massage.
It became my life’s work, and decades later, my deepest desire now is to be able to provide the latest information on how to facilitate the trans formative powers of massage, for both new and established practitioners, to the benefit their clients and their professional status.
I believe Stone Massage work isRead More