One or Two 60-Minute Deep-Tissue or Hot Stone Massages at V Care Wellness (Up to 56% Off)

V Care Wellness

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Specialists help relax tense, sore, and injured muscles with a soothing deep-tissue or hot-stone massage

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Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Appointment required. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Limit 1 per person. Valid only for option purchased. Tax and gratuity not included. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Choose Between Two Options

  • C$39 for one 60-minute deep-tissue or hot stone massage (C$85 value)
  • C$75 for two 60-minute deep-tissue or hot stone sassages (C$170 value)

Deep-Tissue Massage: Like Untying Knots Buried in the Sand

Not simply focused on relaxation, deep-tissue massage seeks to relieve muscle pain through intense, deliberate strokes. Check out our guide to know what to expect.

Some entanglements have simple solutions: a wrinkled tablecloth can be smoothed out in minutes with an iron, and an unruly mess of hair needs only a tube of superglue to be set straight forever. But when the fascia—the layer of connective tissue that covers and interpenetrates the body’s muscles and bones—gets tied up in knots, it’s time to call in an expert.

“What deep-tissue massage purports to do a lot of the time is mild fascial release, which is kind of warming up the fascia and releasing lactic acid and any other toxins that have built up there,” says Katie O’Reilly, associate editor for DaySpa magazine. To achieve this, the therapist’s fingers, thumbs, and elbows move along the body in slow, deliberate strokes, applying pressure to penetrate beyond superficial muscle layers and relieve pain and tension. More intense than Swedish massage, deep-tissue sessions can last up to 90 minutes, ensuring the therapist has enough time to devote to particularly troublesome trigger points.

Conventional wisdom states that a proper deep-tissue massage should be at least a little painful. This “no pain, no gain” mentality, however, doesn’t totally apply—a massage, no matter how intense, should still be relaxing, and O’Reilly notes, “If you’re getting beat up during the massage, you should probably tell the therapist to rein it in a little bit.” Maintaining an open line of communication with your therapist is important for other reasons as well. He or she needs to know about your health history before administering the treatment, as the intensity of deep-tissue strokes may exacerbate certain medical conditions.

Customer Reviews

The massage was very good. It was very relaxing.
Lebe C. · a day ago
Mabel is a terrific. Just be punctual and respect her time or she'll get a bit nervous. Arrive early. She's great at text messaging and sends confirmations and reminders through texts. The massage place was a little hard to find at first and the place is a room in the back of an office. May feel shady at first but look past it, it's a great massage.
Lilli C. · 3 days ago
Both Mable and Ada are professional and courteous. If you enjoy deep tissue massages, V Care Wellness is the place to go.
Cindy S. · November 16, 2016
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    V Care Wellness

    80 Acadia Avenue

    Unit 309

    Markham, ON L3R 9V1

    +16476551192

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