Massage Oils

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Massage Oils and Aromatherapy

Aromatherapy can be practised in various ways, including through our olfactory senses and direct application to the skin.

The essential oils, on application to the skin, can have a variety of effects. Some are calming, others stimulating. Others are employed to alleviate muscular pains and discomforts.

In massages, essential oil can be used in two ways; by applying the essential oil on a concrete point and waiting for the skin to absorb it.
We can also dissolve essential oils in a vegetable oil that we use as a lubricant in massages. The product is distributed by the friction of the massage, producing a sense of warmth in the area being treated. By these means the essential oils better penetrate the skin, maximizing the effect of the massage and the intrinsic properties of the essential oils being used.

The Living Stone employs essential oils specially indicated for application in corporal massages which will transport you to a state of incomparable relaxation and well-being.
The vegetable oils that are principally used in massages are sweet almond oil, sesame oil, hazelnut oil, “hipérico”, arnica oil, etc…

Recommendations for the Application of Massage Oils:

In our shop, you can buy a wide range of natural products, especially meant for massages.

Tired Legs Massage “Sun of Orange”

With almond oil and essential oils of orange and may chang (a citus fruit from China). Feet and entire legs. It is finished with ecological herbal sunflower seed oil.

Tired Legs Massage: Rosemary and Cold Bandages:

The same massage is applied, but using rosemary and lemon oil. The session is finished with tying old bandages which invigorate and activate the circulation of the legs, granting a sensation of relaxation.

Back Massage “Earth of Sandalwood”:

With almond oil and the essential oil of sandalwood and myrrh, we use it on the feet and back to alleviate lumbar pain, dorsal pain and neck pain. The massage is finished with “Eufrates” oil, made of ecological sunflower seed oil and oriental woods.

Relaxing Massage “Dream of Lavender”

With almond oil and lavender essential oil is spread over the feet, legs and back. It is finished with a massage with ecological sunflower seed oil and incense.

 

 

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