Aromatherapy Massage at Massage @ Migym in Nelson
Aromatherapy Massage integrates the use of essential oils into a massage session by incorporating a personalised essential oil blend into a base oil to be massaged into the skin. A bowl of hot water, containing an essential oil pertaining to your needs, is also placed under the face cradle for you to inhale during the session.
Essential Oils are highly concentrated essences of plant material with differing therapeutic purposes which can help with a wide range of ailments such as; low energy levels, depression, stress and anxiety, chronic muscular tension, soft tissue injuries, migraines amongst a whole range of other conditions.
It is thought that these essential oils have a profound effect on the Limbic System, the part of the brain which controls the emotions, influencing the nervous system and having a direct effect on the hormones. When inhaling certain essential oils, message are transmitted via the limbic system which can affect processes such as; relaxation ability, memory retention, energy levels, heart rate/blood pressure, breathing ability and digestive functions.
The essential oils are also highly effective when absorbed through the skin and exert a positive effect on the required bodily system in need, so combining both a massage session with an inhalation gives you the full benefits of the oils selected.
Aromatherapy Massage is $89 for 1 & ¼ hours.
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