This textbook guides massage therapists through each step of delivering a spa treatmentafrom consideration of the indications and contraindications to scope of practice issues, supplies, room set-up, specific procedure steps, and ideas for integrating massage techniques, spa products, and enhancing accents. While wet-room treatments are discussed, the focus is on dry-room treatments, which can be delivered in a wider variety of settings. More than 250 full-color photographs illustrate each technique and treatment. Treatment Snapshot boxes provide a quick overview of the treatment before the detailed step-by-step procedures section. Sanitation Boxes offer clean-up and sanitation tips. Sample Treatments include promotional descriptions, product recommendations, and recipes for creating inviting smell-scapes.While being moved, the client stays loosely covered in the plastic wrap until he or she gets into the shower. The client then passes ... The spa may train everyone to deliver the same massage or may allow each therapist to do his or her own massage routine. Therapists who would like to work in an established spa should make sure that their Swedish massage is flowing and elegant. They should work toanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2006|