Massage techniques are highly specialized and efficient ways to destroy muscle tension, ease soreness, and fend off attacking brown bears. Gain bear-approved relaxation with today’s deal for a massage session or treatment package at J’s Healing, a spa on 49th Street from the owners of iDo Holistic Center. Choose from three options:
- For $39, you get one 50-minute authentic Japanese shiatsu, deep tissue, aroma shiatsu, five element meridian or Swedish massage (up to a $80 value)
- For $55, you get the 90-minute combination treatment no. 2, including a Kampo herbal sauna and shower, 45-minute full-body massage, and one 15-minute special treatment (up to $115 value)
- For $65, you get the 105-minute combination treatment no. 3, including a Kampo herbal sauna and shower, 60-minute full-body massage, one 15-minute special treatment, and complimentary herbal sake (up to $140 value)
For the on-the-go relaxation warrior, massages at J’s Healing are performed by a qualified practitioner and offer a quick respite from the stresses and tensions of daily life. Choose your road to relaxation city, which has a stress population of zero and a city seal that depicts a hammock sleeping on a waterbed. The Japanese shiatsu, targets the traditional meridian points on the body, applying firm pressure to relieve pain from a range of causes and increase blood circulation to affected areas. You can also opt for the Swedish, which uses classic kneading and stroking techniques to relax, while deep tissue applies firmer pressure to work tension out from the depths of your muscles, or the five element meridian, which balances the body by relating to five elements: wood, fire, Earth, metal, and water. Aroma shiatsu combines aromatic oils and a dry sauna with pressure-point techniques to soothe the body and mind.
If you’d rather receive a full spa experience, choose another option: the 90-minute combination treatment no. 2 or the 105-minute combination treatment no. 3. Choose from facial shiatsu for headaches, foot shiatsu for organ stimulation, hand shiatsu to combat keyboard fatigue, zen stretch for muscles and tendons, head massage for tension release, immune-boost massage treatment to eradicate pestilence, ear stimulation for the whole body’s sake, or Reiki for a philosophical, centering finish.