Also called Thai yoga massage. This style incorporates deep yogic stretching, rhythmic compression, joint mobilization, and acupressure to help loosen and relax tight muscles and joints. The unique body mechanics of Thai massage allows your therapist to give deeper massage with less effort, and is especially good for lower back and shoulder issues. Thai massage is more energizing and rigorous than more classic forms of massage. A clothing on modality, Thai massage is done without oil or lotion with the client wearing comfortable clothes that allow for movement. Thai massage is traditionally done on a mat on the floor.
Thai Deep Tissue
Thai deep tissue massage combines the stretching of traditional Thai massage with deep acupressure along the meridian lines of the body. Your therapist will use both hands and feet to apply deeper pressure than can be achieved in western deep tissue massage. Thai deep tissue is a clothes on massage done on a traditional floor mat.