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When booking a Body Therapy Treatment please keep the following in mind:
- Will you have space/time to go home to have a bath/shower, eat a nice bowl of soup and relax afterwards?
- Avoid scheduling on the first three days of your menstrual cycle.
- If you are coming down with an illness (cold/flu) please wait until you are feeling better to come in. We can rebuild your immunity with treatments afterwards yet during illness the treatments can exacerbate the condition.
“True bliss is how I would describe my experience every time I walk out from my session with Annette. The warm oil on the skin is very therapeutic as well as her strokes – it is like her alignment is so spot on that I always feel like I’ve gotten a nervous system massage. I feel nourished and literally well oiled physically, mentally and emotionally. ”
Abhyanga – Warm Oil Body Therapy
An abhyanga (abee-yan-ga) is a one or two-person choreographed Ayurvedic therapeutic body treatment. Abhyanga uses specially prepared oils individualized to the client, and is designed to bring nourishment to the tissues, deep relaxation to the muscles, and calmness to the mind. Special formulated oils are prepared with herbs or essential oils to meet your special needs.
Enjoy an intensive steam therapy treatment with an exquisite customized herbal steam treatment which promotes sweating and detoxification and will leave you feeling clear, rejuvenated, and deeply moisturized. Medicinal herbs help to clear the channels, relax the muscles and nurture the senses.
Using the 107 energy points on the body, this treatment restores the proper flow of prank (energy, life force) through the entire body and eases specific conditions while enhancing the natural ability of the body to heal. I will work with panic energy and massage marma points with essential oils.
Shirodhara is an ancient Ayurvedic therapy consisting of warm, dosha-specific oils and herbs poured in a continuous stream over the forehead or ‘ajna marma’, an area where nerves are highly concentrated. The pressure of the oil onto the forehead creates a vibration. The saturates the forehead and scalp and penetrates into the nervous system.
“Medicines are of two types. Some of them tone up the health of a healthy person and some others remove the ailments of a patient.”
A circle of raised dough is adhered to the body, and a pool of warm, verbalized oil is pooled in the center. Specific oils are used based on the system being treated. The oils nourish the underlying tissues, and the warmth facilitates circulation and healing via the movement of prana to the area.
The Yoni (Vaginal) Steam dates back thousands of years and is seen in almost every indigenous culture. Cultures have used Yoni steaming as a routine ritual to honor and connect with their feminine energy. Yoni Steams can be utilized to restore balance and clear away stagnation. It’s popularity has been steadily growing in the West, and for good reason.