Moroccan bath is an ancient luxurious cleansing ritual of Moroccans which is became widely known as Hammam Maghrebi. The therapy is done to clean, whiten and soften the skin. It also helps to relax the tired nerves and muscles while enhancing the blood circulation of the body. It helps to get rid of the toxins, and allows absorption of moisture and nutrients.
The full procedure contains cleansing the body and hair with warm water using black soap with essential oils and ingredients to soften and nourish the skin, and then the client is invited to the special steam room with relaxing atmosphere and healing steam, to remove the toxins and chemicals from the pores. The last stage is exfoliating with special kessa mittens, scrubbing the full body and douching with cold water, improving skin tone and smoothness.
The full session in average takes for about 2,5-3 hours.
Deep tissue massage assumes more pressure and effort that traditional Swedish massage. This type is usually recommended for people with frequent and permanent muscles tensions and chronic pains. It can help relieve the clamps and body aches in a line with overall fatigue and anxiety.
During a massage session the therapist will use slow enhanced stroking and deep finger pressure to remove the tension from the deepest layers of the muscles, however, massage should not bring pain or discomfort. It is not used for the sensitive skin. Deep tissue massage can be characterized as a medium intensity type of massage, in sum it lasts for 60–90 minutes.
Facial massage considered to be quite popular type of massage in cosmetology sphere. It works as a beauty treatment to slow down the aging process and make the skin look and feel smoother, healthier and brighter. The massage can be done with the hands of a specialist however, there are special tools and liquids for the professional procedures made in salons and SPA centers. There are different techniques of the facial massage, which are very individual, each one depends on skin type, the age and needed effect basing on a problems and reasons to try it. Nowadays, the facial massage more often used in a therapeutic manner to improve skin condition and feel the necessary relaxation.
The full session lasts for about 30 minutes.
Hot stone massage
Hot stone massage is the best choice for people who feel stress, tension and have the muscle pain. This type of massage has high potential for deeply relaxing and calming down. This happens with the help special heated stones which are used during the procedure in addition to the hands of the therapist. During massage at Akaru Spa the warm stones are placed on various zones of the body, it can be hold for a moment, while the therapist uses several Swedish massage pressures.
The stone therapy has many advantages: it manages the blood flow, eases the pain not only in muscles, but also the headache and others with the final full relaxation and calming.
Usually massage at Akaru Spa is 90 minutes long.