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One or Three 60-Minute Swedish Massages with Hot Stones at Edenhouse (Up to 67% Off)

Wilkesboro

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In a Nutshell

Therapists promote relaxation with the soothing strokes of Swedish massage, and they use hot stones to improve blood flow to aching muscles

The Fine Print

Expires 180 days after purchase. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Valid only for option purchased. Appointment required. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

A massage is something you can look forward to all week, like the day the carton of milk expires and you get to buy a new one. Reward yourself with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $49 for one 60-minute Swedish massage with hot stones ($99 value)
  • $99 for three of the above massages ($297 value)

Swedish Massage: Four Steps to Relaxation

The gentle pressure of Swedish massage makes it a popular method for treating pain and stress. Read our guide—rather than Norse sagas—to learn what to expect.

Most Europeans refer to Swedish massage as classic massage, possibly because the technique did not originate in Sweden. In fact, the individual elements of the style can be traced to all parts of the world, but it was a Dutch practitioner who established the system that combines four distinct motions—whose names, as it happens, are mostly French: effleurage, petrissage, friction, and tapotement. Together, the motions help relieve muscle tension and stimulate blood flow, thereby energizing the body and soothing the mind during a single relaxing session.

The four phases are easy to distinguish. Effleurage refers to the smooth, gliding strokes that help relax soft tissues at the beginning of the treatment, followed by the squeezing, rolling, or kneading gestures of petrissage. Deep, circular motions make up the friction phase, in which layers of tissue rub against one another to boost circulation. Therapists conclude the massage with tapotement, a rapid cadence of percussive taps performed with cupped hands, fingers, or the edge of the hand.


Tips

  • “Be prepared to relax. ”

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