Learn the light, rhythmical massage that aids the body in moving lymphatic fluid which plays a key role in delivering nutrients and antibodies to the tissues and cells, in addition to removing waste product from the lymph nodes. Lymphatic drainage is known to calm the nervous system, lower blood pressure, reduce stress and improve sleep patterns. Female students should wear a sports bra and a loose fitting top to this class. Please bring table linens, massage lotion or cream and notebook and pen to this class.
Friday, October 10 _ Hot Stone Massage
This wonderful type of massage will be very popular with your clients – no wet room needed! A hot stone kit is required to participate in this class. We have kits available for $90 plus tax (must be prepaid). You will also need unscented oil in a pump container (available for sale at Stone School of Massage), table linens and six hand-sized towels.
Friday, November 7 _ Bamboo Massage
Add an organic element to your spa menu with this simple, yet highly effective, form of Swedish Massage. We’ll teach you how to use bamboo sticks to add depth of pressure and a smooth firmness to your touch. Easy on the therapist – deeply relaxing for the client! Bamboo sticks are required for this class and available at SSOM for $50 plus tax. You will also need a heating pad, four hand-sized towels, table linens, unscented oil in a pump container (available for sale at SSOM) and notebook and pen for this class.
Saturday, December 13 _ My Favorite Muscles
A dynamic, new class that will cover not only the location and movements of your client's most troublesome muscles, it will give you the techniques to help relieve pain and increase range of movement. Understanding what's happening beneath the skin will make all of your massage work more beneficial. We'll teach you the basics in a clear and easy-to-remember way and you'll watch your profits grow as clients return again and again! Please bring table linens, massage lotion or cream and notebook and pen to this class.