Hot stone massage.

The official name of this method is geothermal therapy and it focuses on the application of stones to the body.  The stones are heated up beforehand and placed on the skin to relieve tension in the muscles to repair damaged soft tissue or even to improve energy.  

 

Hot stone therapy is a specialised, advanced, massage therapy.  This therapy uses uses basalt and marble stones, that are smooth, flat, and either heated and placed on top of fabric, along your spine, in the palms of your hands, along your legs and between the toes.

Benefits of hot stone massage include:

relaxation and release of tension

soothing to sore muscles

improved well-being and energy