Massage is a time-honored method of alleviating stress, as is the ancient art of crafting origami swans out of midterm exams. Ace relaxation with today’s Groupon to Tocar Spa. Choose between the following options:
- For $39, you get a 60-minute Swedish or deep-tissue massage (up to an $85 value).
- For $49, you get a 90-minute Swedish or deep-tissue massage (up to a $115 value).<p>
Tocar Spa’s therapists bring knowledge of structural kinesiology and experience in athletic redevelopment to the massage table, remedying frazzled physiques with a range of body-kneading techniques administered in 60- or 90-minute sessions. Weathered passersby enlist their achy backs in Swedish massages that rely on firm, yet gentle strokes to increase the body’s oxygenation and detoxify muscles. During deep-tissue sessions, professional kneaders untether deeply embedded tension caused by napping in cement mixers, realigning deeper connective musculature to relieve chronic aches and fight oestarthritis pains.
The relaxation experts at Tocar Spa offer a number of variations on one soothing theme—massage. Staff members are trained in classic modalities such as Swedish and deep-tissue massage, as well as sports, hot stone, and aromatherapy techniques. Prenatal, orthopedic, and geriatric massages cater to clients with specific needs, while lessons in couples massage teach participants how to bring the healing home.