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.
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.
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 Petit Spa L'Occitane massage 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 Petit Spa L'Occitane massage is 90 minutes long.
Four hands massage
Four hands massage is quite unordinary type of massage, it is like experiencing two full body massages at the same time, getting double wellness effect and resting the mind. Its idea is that two therapists massaging one client often do the same movements synchronously. The massage deals with different pressures, stroking and rubbing in various paces. When two therapists and four hands hit your body, your mind reacts confusedly, it tries to control where the hands of the therapist are, thinking logically, presenting visually and knowing the exact location of the hands. But some minutes later it’s difficult to track and control the movements and touches, so the brain gives up and totally relaxes. So the client can be released from tension and stress.
The session takes about 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.
Aromatherapy massage contains not only the feeling and touches component, it also has the pleasant relaxing flavor of essential oils used. This massage can easily cheer up or relax, adjust to the right mood choosing the right aroma. Essential oils are diluted before applying to the skin, gently spreading through the body. The clients receive full-body massage simultaneously breathing the aroma from oils and absorbing them through the skin.
All in all, aromatherapy massage provides good benefits for the body and soul: release stress and depression, boosts the mood, relieves the pain and tensions, moisturize the skin to look healthier. An aromatherapy massage lasts for about 60–90 minutes.