When preparing for hot-stone massages, therapists pick out the smoothest river stones for placement on tense muscles and the most misshapen ones for throwing off the bridge later. Keep your aura in working order with today’s Groupon to Etre Vivant. Appointments are held at Schieber Chiropractic and Acupuncture. Choose from the following options:
- For $39, you get a 60-minute hot-stone massage (an $80 value).<p>
- For $52, you get a 90-minute hot-stone massage (an $105 value).<p>
- For $40, you get a 75-minute aromatherapy exfoliation treatment (an $80 value).<p>
At Etre Vivant, licensed therapist Chalee George roots out tensions embedded in tendons with full-body massages that use warm stones, wraps, and relaxants culled from natural herbs. Receive pampering from pebbles during 60- or 90-minute massages, which utilize hot stones’ warmth to melt through tense muscles’ defenses and release stress, soreness, and wrongfully accused Tim Robbinses jailed within. As skin meets the smooth surfaces of rock, the increase in body temperature also catalyzes a natural detoxification process, helping rid the body of free radicals and lactic acids.
Alternately, a 75-minute aromatherapy exfoliation treatment casts done-for epidermal cells asunder, unlike snakes that can’t let go of the past. After exfoliating skin with a brush, Chalee massages in an oil that serves specific health needs, such as a muscle relaxant culled from eucalyptus, peppermint, and lavender or an invigorating solution sourced from grapefruit, bergamot, and orange. As clients snuggle into a cocoon of warm blankets, foot or scalp massages unblock lymphatic freeways to transport oils throughout the body and speed pizza deliveries to the spleen.
At Etre Vivant, licensed massage therapist Chalee George invigorates bodies with customized massage treatments. She specializes in hot stone massage, but is also astute in other modalities such as Swedish, deep-tissue, and specialty treatments such as warm-bamboo massage and aromatherapy. Ms. George also crafts her own line of homemade soaps, which smell of enticing fragrances such as sweet pumpkin, lavender, and cranberry sauce.