Thai Herbal Compress Massage
Thai Herbal Compress offers several potential health benefits including:
– relieves fatigue and stress,
– induces deep relaxation,
– boosts both emotional and physical well-being,
– assists alignment and postural integrity of the body,
– improves circulation of blood and lymph.
The compress contains a blend of traditional Thai herbs which have a variety of invigorating effects on your body. It is applied to your body during the massage treatment.
The traditional herbs used:
Camphor – is stimulating to the brain, heart and circulation but relieves mental and emotional stress, anxiety and insomnia. When inhaled it is good for sinuses and respiration. Used in compresses it soothes sore muscles and joints.
Cassamunar Ginger – soothes the muscle aches and pain. Natural emollient used by women to tone and soften their skin, and has been used (in Thailand) by generations to restore the womb after giving birth.
Eucalyptus – the aroma has an emotionally refreshing effect.
Galangal – Traditionally used to relieve digestive ailments. It is strong antiseptic, toning the skin and treating the skin.
Ginger – powerful stimulant with heating effects on the body. Its oil boosts circulation, eases muscle stiffness and increases the potency of all herbs combined with it.
Kaffir Lime – the vapours are uplifting, treating respiratory ailments and oil on the skin acts as a cleansing astringent.
Lemongrass – soothing yet invigorating, clearing the head and uplifting the mind.
Turmeric – one of the key ingredients in healing, used internally for circulatory and digestive problems. It is also natural moisturiser and antiseptic popular for skin treatments.
Achara offers Thai Herbal Compress Massage.
All of our therapists are:
- suitably trained,
- fully qualified,
- fully insured,
- members of a relevant professional body.
Book an appointment by calling 020 8520 5268.