The Breath Within the Stone – Understanding the Healing Power of Rock, Part II

Textural Distinction Some stones have a slightly more velvet surface with some non-abrasive edges, while others are silky smooth and perfectly round. It’s like the distinction between velvet and silk. The textured, velvet surfaces are perfect for deep massage as they grip the connective tissue. Their high skin-gripping factor means they don’t slip off theContinue reading “The Breath Within the Stone – Understanding the Healing Power of Rock, Part II”

The Breath Within the Stone – Understanding the Healing Power of Rock, Part II

Textural Distinction Some stones have a slightly more velvet surface with some non-abrasive edges, while others are silky smooth and perfectly round. It’s like the distinction between velvet and silk. The textured, velvet surfaces are perfect for deep massage as they grip the connective tissue. Their high skin-gripping factor means they don’t slip off theContinue reading “The Breath Within the Stone – Understanding the Healing Power of Rock, Part II”

The Breath Within the Stone – Understanding the Healing Power of Rock, Part 1

Some of the most progressive healers in the world have begun using stones in their massage work — not to replace healing hands, but as an adjunct to traditional massage, facials and healing treatments of all kinds. Stone massage is an ancient, enduring form of therapeutic bodywork using heated and cooled stones as extensions ofContinue reading “The Breath Within the Stone – Understanding the Healing Power of Rock, Part 1”