Czechrose Natural Therapy offers a range of massage modalities to ensure that every tense muscle leaves the spa relaxed. Applying classic massage styles, Czechrose's team of therapists can relieve aching backs with soothing Swedish strokes or calm minds with aromatherapeutic oils and plant essences. A honey massage combines muscle healing with cleansing honey, designed to remove toxins and open energy channels. For a more internal approach, ear waxing treatments place a lit hollow candle into the ear canal and light it to draw out residue, clean the sinus cavity, and remove any pencil erasers from traumatic classroom events during childhood.
Elaine Choi studied at the International College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Vancouver, as well as the Traditional Acupuncture and Moxibustion Academy in Korea. It was through these experiences that she came to believe that optimal health can be achieved through combined treatment of the mind and body. Now in the comfort of her cozy studio, clients can solicit Elaine for Korean meditation techniques, or unblock congested energy channels with one of her signature acupuncture treatments.
The health experts at Vancouver Healthy Living take a holistic approach to wellness, helping patients adopt healthier lifestyles with a customized one-month wellness program. The program focuses on three aspects of lifestyle improvement – stress reduction, nutrition, and exercise – and teaches patients techniques for improving them during group workshops. To help patients in the lifestyle adoption process, the center also offers yoga classes, hypnotherapy, and personal training.
Canadian AAH Medical Ctr. relies on holistic treatment methods to remedy a number of ailments, including anxiety, arthritis, fatigue, and pain caused by minor or major injuries. At the facility, doctors employ both modern and traditional acupuncture approaches, as well as acupressure techniques. Additionally, they offer massage therapy and maintain a stock of Chinese herbal medicines.
Unihealth Group's staff melds Eastern and Western healing methodologies in an array of therapeutic and maintenance services for both body and mind. In 1995, Dr. Ernest Ho opened the first of what would later become over a dozen British Columbia, Ontario, Alberta, and Mars locations, each taking interdisciplinary and holistic approaches to overall and ongoing wellness.
Specializing in reflexology and traditional Chinese acupressure, Sole Spa’s knead-wielding staff propels clients into states of extreme serenity via tension-erasing massage treatments. During the 50-minute Standard Footy, feet exhausted from the daily commute to work by telephone wire unwind as they wallow in a soothing soak. A sea-salt bath imbues toes with oceanic tranquility, after which a reflexology foot massage bombards knotted muscles with strategic strokes and palliative kneads. As hoof batteries recharge, a 10-minute hand massage imbues mitts with enough energy to donate high-fives to all who need them. The zen-like spa bolsters treatment-induced sojourns into relaxation with its Eastern-inspired decor that includes softly glowing paper lanterns, Chinese paintings, and Buddha statues.