Benefits of Aromatherapy

Aromatherapy Extending the benefits of massage Sisters Salon & Day Spa is pleased to provide aromatherapy for all massage treatments. Click here to find out more about specific benefits of aromatherapy. This article has been reprinted from the August 2012 Massage Today Most massage therapists interested in using essential oils as part of their sessions…

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Drink You Water!

Getting a Massage or Facial? Drink Your Water! Why do I need to drink water after getting a massage or facial? Our blood is approximately 83% water. The blood, muscles and organs all need proper water balance to work effectively. Water is vital to the flow of blood, which serves as a delivery system for oxygen and…

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What is Hot Stone Massage?

What is Hot Stone Massage? Hot stone massage is a natural therapy in which warmed stones are positioned on parts of your body of to increase the therapeutic massage benefit. The stones used are typically river rocks or other very smooth-surfaced stones made of basalt. These stones are heated insanitizing water before use. The high…

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What is Cupping Therapy?

What is Cupping Therapy? Cupping therapy is a form of therapy in which cups are placed on the skin to create suction. Cupping therapy dates back to ancient Egyptian, Chinese, and Middle Eastern cultures and is believed to activate the lymphatic system and release toxins.  It can also promote mental and physical relaxation and well-being.…

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What is Thai Massage?

What is Thai Massage? Thai massage is a form of body work that has started to gain wide popularity in the U.S. This type of massage is most different from other forms of massage in that there is no oil used, the practitioner uses a comfortable floor mat (as opposed to a table), and that…

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