During Thai massage the therapist will apply pressure with his/her thumbs, palms, hands, elbows, knees and feet to manipulate and stretch your body. Thai massage focuses on energy lines or “Sen lines” in Thai. Pressure points and trigger points are applied to release the blocked energy and increase new energy flow along the lines. The stretching techniques during Thai massage are similar in benefits to those of doing Yoga. Thai massage doesn’t require any oils, lotions or creams. Client wears relaxed loose fitting clothing (i.e.: sweat or yoga pants and a loose tee shirt). As tensions are alleviated in your muscles you will reconnect with your body, mind and spirit. 80 Min $185 120 Min $255
THAI REFLEXOLOGY FOOT MASSAGE
This remarkable ancient technique massages the reflex zones of the feet inducing deep relaxation to the entire body. Working with your feet, lower leg and knees, this 2000 year old, highly reputed session frees up blocked energy within the body’s many sens lines (Thai-based meridians) to produce a deep and unique feeling of balance, relaxation and well-being. Not only will your feet feel terrific, you will experience increased energy. 60 min $95
Add a 20 Min Relaxing or Energizing Herbal Soak for $29
SA WAN THAI HERBAL POULTICE MASSAGE
A traditional Thai massage treatment which combines Swedish massage strokes and Thai stretching with warm herbal compresses to help relax, detoxify, increase blood flow and stimulate the lymphatic system. The Poultice compresses are filled with Thai herbs and spices including lemongrass, turmeric, prai, kaffir lime, camphor, and tamarind. This blend of herbs is the traditional recipe of the Wat Po temple in Bangkok. This special blend of herbs helps to relieve muscle and joint pain, increase blood circulation and nourish and revitalize the skin. The Sa-Wan Thai Herbal compresses have stimulating benefits that penetrate deep into muscles and tissues for anti-inflammatory purposes and therapeutic healing. It is used to provide the same type of stimulation as acupressure along energy channels, known as Sen Sib lines in Thailand. It is pressed along the Sen Sib lines, or acupressure zones of the body. 80 min $160
SA WAN THAI HERBAL POULTICE FACIAL MASSAGE
The Thai herbal poultice facial massage is an advanced esthetic facial therapy that reduces puffiness, combat fine lines, wrinkles, and provides on overall facial contour and lift using a steamed herbal eye poultice filled with organic Thai botanicals such as Java Apple leaf, ivy gourd leaf and Hibiscus. A blend of acupressure and lymphatic drainage massage will further reduce swelling, dark circles, and remove toxins and improve nutrition to the skin. The varied techniques soothe tight muscles, detoxify and stimulate circulation and muscle memory for more long-term result.
Sa Wan Thai Herbal Poultice Facial 50 min – $135
One half hour Sa Wan facial with Herbal Poultice Massage 80 min – $225
TRADITIONAL THAI LANNA TOK SEN
Tok Sen means “take off energy lines” in Thai. In other words it is a technique to clear blocked energy. An ancient form of therapy using a special wooden instrument to tap away the negative energy and ease muscle tension. It uses mechanical and sound vibration, working deeply through the fascia and muscles.
This unique healing modality is found only in the Chiang Mai area of Northern Thailand (Lanna). Tok Sen is thought to date back over 5000 years, and was developed in Lanna while acupuncture developed in China. It is an energetic healing modality and is still practiced in the country areas, where farmers receive Tok Sen from family members after working in the fields all day.
This type of Lanna massage treatment can be done with Traditional Thai massage. 60 min $145 80 min $185