Thai Yoga Massage

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What is Thai Yoga Massage? Thai yoga massage is a unique style of massage based on the principles of compassion. It consists of many techniques such a leaning pressure, reflexology, energy line work, blood stopping, stretching and yoga. Therapists use many parts of their body when performing Thai massage such as palms, thumbs, feet, elbows, [...]

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Definitions of Herbal Properties

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Herbal properties and their benefits are explained below. Analgesic – decrease symptoms of pain Anti-allergic – decrease symptoms from allergies Anti-emetic – decrease symptoms of nausea & vomiting Anti-fungal -prevents and treats fungal infections Anti-infectious -prevents and treats infections Anti-inflammatory – reduces inflammation and swelling Anti-oxidant – detoxify and improve immune function (vit A&C) Anti-pruritic [...]

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Thai Stem Massage Products – History

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The typical Thai herbal compress houses traditional herbs from the gardens of Thailand. These herbs have both medicinal and aesthetic uses. The herbs are taken into the body either topically or by inhalation. The unique drawing properties of each hand picked herb allow for removal of toxins, causing an immediate decrease of inflammation and pain. [...]

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Thai Massage Tips with the Thai Herbal Compress

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Temperature Steam ball in steamer unit for 5-6 minutes or until hot Remove with towel or oven mitt Test ball temperature on your hand or inner arm before using on receiver Transfer heat to hand 1st then to receiver Use short quick strokes with hot compress Apply longer deeper pressure with warm or compress that [...]

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How To Use The Thai Herbal Compress

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Body Ball Luk-Pra-Kob (Thai Hot Stem) To heat the compress, steam it either in a food steamer (any kind will do, including the stove top method, as long as the ball fits in it), rice cooker or slow cooker/crock pot. It’s best to use an inner tray or small smooth stones on the bottom to [...]

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