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Duration: 1 Day
Time: 09.30 - 15.30
Price: 195.00
Qualification Required: Body Massage

Course Description

Learn how to alternate hot and cold stones which creates the deepest thermo therapeutic healing possible. It is estimated that one stroke with a stone is worth ten strokes with the hand. Thus Hot Stone Therapy is calculated to be ten times deeper, take ten times less effort, last ten times longer and increase the therapist’s practice by ten times!

Hot Stone Therapy is a wonderful additional treatment for practitioners already offering such therapies as Traditional Massage, Aromatherapy, Reflexology and Indian Head Massage.

Subjects covered on the course are:
  • Health, Safety and Hygiene
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology relating to the treatment
  • Equipment and Products used for treatment
  • Set up of the treatment room, together with trolley and your client
  • Contra-Indications and Contra-Actions
  • Consultation and Record Cards
  • Hot and Cold Stone Treatment
  • The Chakras
  • Selecting Massage oils
  • Effects of the treatment
  • Massage Techniques
  • Performing a Hot Stone Massage
  • Looking after your Stones
  • Aftercare advice to your client