Thai Herbal Massage
Thai herbal massage has been used for hundreds of years in Thailand as a remedy for sore aching muscles, stress relief, exhaustion and other ailments. In a thai herbal massage herbs which are wrapped in balls of cotton muslin, are massaged over the skin along the sen sib or energy lines of the body, releasing essentials oils and aromas.
Thai herbal massage aims to loosen blockages and restore the body’s natural equilibrium and balance. It also relaxes the muscles and stimulates the flow of both blood and lymph. This treatment is suitable for stiff, sore or pulled muscles and ligaments; back pain; arthritis; chronic pain or injury; disorders of the internal organs; skin diseases, migraines, and chronic stress or anxiety. The hot thai herbal compress balls adds to these benefits the healing effects of therapeutic herbs in patting, pounding and kneading actions. This traditional treatment has been practiced to soothe muscle tension and stiffness in key areas. The combination of heat and medicinal herbs, is absorbed by the body to help reduce aches.
Ingredients found in the Thai herbal wrapped balls includes organic herbs of ginger root, turmeric, camphor, lime flowers, borneol, citrus hystrix, and cinnamon, along with the main ingredient of lemon grass, are antioxidants, natural skin softeners, hydrants and refiners.