Topic Tag: Spa Bodywork

Foundations for Stone Massage

Learning Objectives Define the term stone massage, and list the different methods for incorporating stones into massage and bodywork sessions List the cautions or contraindications for stone massage Describe the benefits or effects of stone massage Discuss the equipment, supplies, and treatment room set up for a stone massage Discuss the guidelines for the correct …

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The Seaweed Breast Treatment

Learning Objectives Define the Seaweed Breast Treatment Discuss the cultural sensitivity and the laws and regulations regarding breast treatments List the cautions or contraindications for the Seaweed Breast Treatment Describe the benefits or effects of the Seaweed Breast Treatment Discuss the equipment, supplies, and treatment room set up for the Seaweed Breast Treatment Discuss the …

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Slimming Seaweed Cocoon

Learning Objectives Define the slimming seaweed cocoon List the cautions or contraindications for the slimming seaweed cocoon Describe the benefits or effects of the slimming seaweed cocoon Discuss the equipment, supplies, and treatment room set up for the slimming seaweed cocoon Discuss the guidelines for the correct application of the slimming seaweed cocoon Outline the …

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Overview of Thalassotherapy

Learning Objectives Define the term, thalassotherapy. Define other key terms in connection with the use of seaweed products. Describe a brief history of thalassotherapy. Discuss general treatment considerations for the use of seaweed products. Lecture Outline 1. Introduction to Thalassotherapy a. Define Thalassotherapy i. Define seaweed and algae, and describe the distinction between the two …

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Fango Applications for Musculoskeletal Injury

Learning Objectives Describe three injuries or disorders that may be positively impacted by Fangotherapy Describe the indications, contraindications, and basic application of Fangotherapy in the case of acute injury Describe the indications, contraindications, and basic application of Fangotherapy in the case of subacute injury Describe indications, contraindications, and basic application of Fangotherapy in the case …

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Fango Scalp and Neck Treatment

Learning Objectives Define the term Fango scalp and neck treatment Define the different options for the Fango scalp and neck treatment (depending on whether or not the client will be able to wash his/her hair after the treatment) List the cautions or contraindications for the Fango scalp and neck treatment Describe the benefits or effects …

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Fango Back Treatment

Learning Objectives Define the term Fango back treatment Define the two procedure options for the Fango back application (depending on how long the client will be comfortable laying in the prone position) List the cautions or contraindications for the Fango back treatment. Describe the benefits or effects of the Fango back treatment. Discuss the equipment, …

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Full Body Fangotherapy Cocoon

Learning Objectives Define the term Fangotherapy Cocoon treatment Define the two approaches to Fangotherapy application (using a gel-based product in a dry room versus mud/clay/peat if shower facilities are available) List the cautions or contraindications for Fangotherapy Cocoons. Describe the benefits or effects of Fangotherapy Cocoons. Discuss the equipment, supplies, and treatment room set up …

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Overview of Fangotherapy

Learning Objectives Define the term, fangotherapy. Describe the use of fangotherapy in Europe in contrast to its use in the United States. Define the three basic substances used in fangotherapy (mud, clay, and peat) and describe several examples within each of these substance categories. Describe two benefits or effects of fangotherapy. Describe the local and …

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Spa Foot Treatments

Learning Objectives Define the term, spa foot treatment. Define the term reflexology, and the requirements for reflexology certification. Define each step of the spa foot treatment: quick foot assessment, soaking and cleansing the feet, exfoliation, foot massage (including specific techniques), reflexology (including specific techniques), treatment products, and finishing products. List two cautions or contraindications for …

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