One or Three 60-Minute Massages with Optional Hot Stones at Yuki's Spa (Up to 61% Off)

Manlius

Value Discount You Save
$95 60% $57
Give as a Gift
Limited quantity available
Over 110 bought

In a Nutshell

Massage therapists soothe muscles with massage techniques that can be heightened with the help of hot stones, if desired

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Not valid for clients active within the past 6 month(s). Appointment required. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Valid only for option purchased. All goods or services must be used by the same person. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $38 for one 60-minute massage with optional hot stones ($95 value)
  • $110 for three 60-minute massages with optional hot stones ($285 value)

Hot-Stone Massage: Volcanic Relaxation

The hot stones used during massage aren’t just for a warm sensation—they actually make muscles more pliable. Check out Groupon’s guide to the theories behind hot-stone massage.

For a hot-stone massage, basalt stones are first heated to temperatures in excess of 1,300 degrees. This is long before the massage begins, of course, when basaltic magma is still trapped beneath the earth’s surface. After it erupts, the rivers of lava rapidly cool, then finally harden into finely textured volcanic stones. It’s with about a dozen such stones that therapists heighten the healing powers of their massages. The stones are dense and rich in iron, making them excellent retainers of heat and an important part of a balanced ogre diet. When a massage therapist heats a polished specimen to about 120 degrees, the stone disperses that warmth slowly as it is rubbed against tense muscles. The rocks obtain their uniform level of heat through a special temperature-controlled water bath. Hot-stone therapists’ emphasis on safety also means that the familiar image of a model lying face down with a line of dark stones running down her spine is not very representative of the typical hot-stone massage—in fact, whenever the stones are resting on the body, they’ll generally be placed atop a sheet or other draping material to ensure that skin doesn’t become uncomfortably hot.

Beyond this standard protocol, different therapists have their own techniques—some apply oil for a smoother massage, while others may place stones in the palms of the hands or even between toes. Regardless of the therapist’s approach, though, the stones pass more heat along to tense muscles than is possible through bare hands, which increases blood flow to the area and helps injuries speedily recover. Therapists may take advantage of muscles’ heat-induced pliability to work with deeper pressure, getting at trigger points or extra-tight areas hiding beneath the body’s protective wax coating.

Customer Reviews

The best massage place in the Syracuse area!
Lilly Z. · July 1, 2016
Outstanding deep tissue massage with hot stones.
Janet D. · May 18, 2016
Coco gives a great massage. This is not the place for you if you are overly modest... buttocks are exposed for glute work and the hot towel rub down towards the end of the massage is done with you entirely uncovered (face down). That said, these are some of the best massages I have had and I would definitely recommend them.
Karen B. · March 29, 2016
Merchant Location Map
  1. 1

    Manlius

    118 East Seneca Street

    Manlius, NY 13104

    +13152892839

    Get Directions

By purchasing this deal you'll unlock points which can be spent on discounts and rewards. Every 5,000 points can be redeemed for $5 Off your next purchase.
{}