Japanese massage

The tradition of massage in Japan is over 1000 years old. Japanese massage activates the Chi energy in the body and improves its circulation.

 Name  Description

SHIATSU
(60 min/cena 220 PLN)

Shiatsu is the art of healing with touch (shi - finger, atsu - to press). In Japanese shiatsu also means "to press with thumbs". In the modern shiatsu also hands, elbows, knees and even feet are used. This type of massage is widely popular in USA and Western Europe. Shiatsu brings the flow of Yin and Yang energies within the body into harmony. These are opposing energies. Yin (-) is the energy of Earth flowing from feet to head while Yang (+) is the energy of stars, space and the whole universe flowing from the head to feet. Any imbalance in the flow of these energies, their excess or lack is according to Far East masters a source of illnesses. This massage is conducted on special Tatami mats made of rice straw covered with a smooth, silky and fragrant Igusa grass plait. With the Shiatsu massage we vanquish our stress, soothe the nerves, boost our vitality and prevent illnesses. Shiatsu also cures headaches, migraines, back spasms, blood pressure disorders, obesity, rheumatic pains. In a state of deep relaxation created with the warm hands of our therapists the body unleashes its hidden reserves to cure and heal. Shiatsu is also a wonderful therapy for those who feel great because after this massage they will feel even better...

BAMBOO WHISK SAMURAI MASSAGE
(30-45 min/cena 150 PLN)

This is a traditional Japanese massage. The Samurai and Far Eastern warriors after combat used the method of rhythmic whipping themselves with a bunch of bamboo sticks for a fast and effective recovery. The bamboo whisks are used to whip, stroke and squeeze the whole body in a varied rhythm. This massage is recommended after intensive physical workouts as well as after great intellectual efforts.
The procedure invigorates and stimulates the whole body. The rhythmical sound of bamboo whisks hitting the skin leads to a state of deep relaxation, soothes the nerves and aids the treatment of insomnia. This massage improves micro circulation and metabolism. It is an ideal treatment for people with swelling tendencies, with water balance deficiencies, stressed and fatigued. It is recommended for both men and women.

AMMA MASSAGE
(30-45 min/cena 160 PLN)

Amma means to press and stretch - these are the literal meanings of two Chinese letters forming the word amma. This type of massage arrived in Japan from China where it has been in use for over 1000 years. Amma is the oldest form of massage known in Japan, being the ancestor of shiatsu and for a long period of time the only officially recognized massage in the country. Amma is also called "acupuncture without needles". It focuses on over 140 points situated on all meridians (energetic channels). This massage stimulates the nervous and vascular systems. After just one massage a vast improvement of the overall wellbeing is clearly noticeable. Amma enhances self consciousness, and allows one to understand their body and mind. Through balancing the inner energies it influences the body. The Amma massage is performed in a seating position on a specially designed comfortable chair. It consists of a sequence of techniques called "Kata" repeated it a set order. The only condition in which this massage is not recommended is pregnancy.

Japanese peeling-soap massage
(30 min/cena 120 PLN)

Used for deep cleansing of skin and removing dead epidermis cells. This massage results in removing toxins and excessive fluids from the body. The procedure invigorates the skin, gives it a healthy shine and aids the defensive mechanisms of the system. What is more the procedure is antiseptic. It is conducted on a heated stone plate.

Japanese rice peeling-massage
(30 min./cena 100 PLN)

Cleanses and brightens the skin. Makes it more elastic. Improves blood circulation, relaxes the body. The skin becomes silky and ready for the benefits of oils and cosmetics.