Colourful World of Massages for Your Health. MASSAGE could be either relaxing or stimulating, depends on how quickly and strongly is performed. It does have a profound effect on our soul and at the same time it develops and strenghtens empathy, the ability to identify ourselves with others. Therapeutic Massage is one of the gentlest and most natural healing methods. Experience shows that it can effectively suppress pain however it is mainly considered to be preventive care. Notice that those who suffer pain place their hands on the affected area. This is a form of intuitive auto-therapy. Humans have recognized healing hands for thousands of years. Applying healing hands on the energy lines and points of our bodies we can affect the internal organs. Please see the Menu for more details on a massage of your choice.
RELAXING AND REFLECTIVE FOOT MASSAGE
Relaxing and reflective foot massage especially recommended to prevent diseases. It can be also applied to replenish and support the traditional or alternative therapeutic procedures. Relaxing Massage is often applied to improve physical and mental condition of sports people and those with very demanding jobs. Massages can release accumulated tension or they can serve as a beauty treatment. Since ancient times Revitalizing Massage has been used for strengthening physical health as well as preventing diseases. Today we can treat various problems using a combination of techniques developed by different cultures and proven by thousands years of practice.
Reflexology Foot massage of reflective zones, as it is know to us today, is a complex, natural and very effective therapeutic method focused on harmonization of essential vital energy while using the physical and energetic methodology which has an extensive effect on our body and soul.
Acupressure focused on blocked and missing energy in the back, especially in the shoulders and shoulder blades area.
Lomi-Lomi - in other words - "strokes". Massage Lomi-Lomi is a traditional massage of Hawai. As an indigenous practice, it varies by island and by family. Two different strokes at the same time. Performed in the spinal and lumbar area by using the opposite grips up to shoulders. During this procedure, moves and grips of forearms, elbows, thumbs or little fingers are crucial to evoke the wholesome and pleasant feelings. By the full consciousness we can easily fall into the deep state of meditation and relaxation so called alpha being. Massage Lomi-Lomi is rich in using satisfactory amount of fragrant oils such as one made of coconut. This scent has a unique influence on our minds by making us feel like lying on the beach, breathing in the ocean´s breeze while absorbing the warm sunny beams.
Facial massage focused on stimulation of active facial points, can be applied while undergoing the usual difficulties such as headache, running nose, common cold or even sleeplessness. Massage generally soothes and brightens up our mind and when pressing on the right points, it can be very helpful when suffering from faintness, breakdown or unbearable headache.
CHINESE ACUPRESSURE MASSAGE TUINA
Chinese massage Tuina focused on face and hair. Tuina is not only performed by using the unique acupressure method but also by applying another techniques such as vibration, stroking, pressing, massage of energetic lines, passive movements and manipulation to release possible physical blocks in any part of the body.
MASSAGE BY THE HEATED STONES
During this highly effective and popular procedure the heated stones make the body amazingly warm which cause both the blood supply to run better and activate the energetic lines - meridians. A stone massage uses cold or water-heated stones to apply pressure and heat to the body. Stones coated in oil can also be used by the therapist delivering various massaging strokes. The hot stones used are commonly Basalt stones (or lava rocks) which over time have become extremely polished and smooth. As the stones are placed along the recipient's back, they help to retain heat which then deeply penetrates into the muscles. Heated stones have a profound effect in the spinal and cervical part of the back. As the stones are placed along the recipient's back, they help to retain heat which then deeply penetrates into the muscles. By this relaxing procedure heated stones are either moved around the entire back or just placed on specific weakened spots to refill the body with the harmonized energy.
Cupping belongs to the highly recognized Chinese ancient methods. This kind of massage is very useful when suffering from musculoskeletal disorders, at the same time it aims to reduce other inner difficulties. All bulbs are equipped with the magnetic points and have the ability to enhance its impact by effect called magnetic therapy. This massage is applied when using plastic bulbs with magnetic points and valves. The underpressure is not reached by fire like by classical method but by cold-formed mechanical plastic pump. Cupping by silicone bulbs During this procedure, in the acute cases, after several moves, both the reddish spots and hematomes can appear on the skin. This can lead to the formation of deep blue bruises that first grow pale in a short period of time until its complete disappearance. Cupping made by movements is most often perfomed while our back is coated in scented oil. It is focused on getting rid of the excessive energy and on pushing the inner heat out on our skins.
MASSAGE BY GUASHA (KUA-SHA)
Guasha – a massage tool made of animal horns – is in China being often replaced by anything similar regardless the material such as different kinds of spoons, blunt edges of knives, various plastic and wooden pieces or flat river pebbles. Guasha is usually made of buffalo´s horns. Sometimes it is produced from different sorfs of material such as porcelain, metal or plastic. Milan Cerny - our teacher - has seen it all. Guasha belongs to the Chinese most popular massages. People are said to be applying this kind of massage anywhere in the public places, for example when hanging out in parks, on the roads, in any means of public transport or at homes. Guasha massage helps skin´s blood supply run easier and faster. Skin´s reddening can appear during the massage and leads to better toxins´elimination sedimented in our skin.
Wormwood, thanks to its herbal power, is used during the Moxibustion therapy which belongs to the traditional Chinese medicine therapy using Moxa that last to be burning mostly without flames and bad odour. In this case wormwood has a beneficial and positive effect on the whole organism. Among another treatments belongs the procedure carried out by dull candles in the shape of cone made of flaxen or cotton linen coated in the beeswax. After the candle is ignited, it is carefully placed at the beginning of ear canal and during its entire burning it creates a warmth and a slight vaccum. Warmth itself adjusts the blood circulation and vaccum on the other hand influences beneficially the whole system of sinuses that became clogged caused by diseases, malfunctions or infections. Candle therapy also helps clean up the ears from earwax. Except for the above mentioned effects, this method helps stimulate the acupunctural points placed deep in the inner ear canal near by the eardrum which are normally almost not accessible.
Ear candle is a tool of an old natural medicine used both in ancient and modern times based on the thousand years of experience of ancient nations. This recently rediscovered method of natural healing proves its beneficial effect used in modern era as an equal tool of treatment. Burning candle is placed into the ear which creates warmth and a slight vacuum. Warmth adjusts blood circulation and vaccum has a wholesome effect on frontal and nasal sinuses. At the same time it helps clean up the ears from earwax. Except for the above mentioned effects, this method helps stimulate the acupunctural points placed deep in the inner ear canal near by the eardrum which are normally almost not accessible.
All sorts of scented oil, ointments, creams, ear candles, acupressure stickers, plates or healing stones are the products and tools especially made of the natural materials which are carefully chosen from the well-established renowned producers such as Oshadi Nobilis Thilia, Kata Hora-Bio Life, Salus or Elwira companies. Studio ELWIRA strives to satisfy their customers with the best quality services and procedures therefore we work only with the top-class fragrant oils such as of coconut flavour as well as ointments based on the specific needs of the body.
Prices in massage studio Elwira are determined by agreement. Massage in your home in Dečín region. For disabled clients or those preferring their own home environment I can arrange a session in their location.