- Location: Dubai festival city
- Listed: March 10, 2010 8:38 pm
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Hot Stone Massage Therapy dates back to over 3000 years ago. Hot Stone Massage Therapy is also known as Hot Rock Massage Therapy and was used in ancient India and China, and more recently to the North American Indians living in the southwest states.
Hot Stone massage therapy combines the benefits of hydrotherapy and thermalism (or thermotherapy â€“ the use of heat applications) with the strokes of massage using Stones to create a deep, relaxing and healing treatment. The heat of the massage stones warms the skin, which allows for the absorption of moisturizing and therapeutic oils, while simultaneously preparing the musculature of the body so the massage therapist can work into the deeper muscle layers.
During this two day intensive course we will cover:
â€¢The history of Hot Stone Massage
â€¢Contraindications of treatment
â€¢Preparation for Hot Stone Massage
â€¢Giving and receiving a Hot Stone Massage
â€¢Benefits of treatment
â€¢Safe use of Hot Stone heaters
â€¢Appropriate health & safety requirements
â€¢What type of hot stones and stone heaters you will need & where to buy them
â€¢Caring for your stones and equipment
â€¢Providing client after care advice
This will be a very enjoyable 2 day course during which you will have ample time to practice your new skills. A practitionerâ€™s certificate will be issued upon demonstration of a competent hot stone massage.n
You must be a qualified massage therapist to attend this course.
Please note: you will not be able to receive treatment on the training day if you are pregnant or have a medical condition that causes peripheral neuropathy (loss of sensation in hands or feet). Please make us aware at the time of booking if this applies to you.
COST: 1500 AED
DATE: Sunday 28th & Monday 29th November 2010
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- Member Since: May 2, 2009
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