What precautions should be taken when seeking prenatal massage?

25 Mar 2014
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As with any therapeutic approach to pregnancy wellness, women should discuss massage with their prenatal care provider. The best way to address the risks of prenatal massage is to be informed and to work together with your massage therapist. Body Position During Prenatal Massage At New Image Day Spa, we use a body positioning system that allows the client to comfortably lie face down, with a cut out providing a place for the abdomen and breasts to stay comfortably positioned and supported, this unique system also allows for a face up massage, distributing pressure and optimizing comfort. Be Aware of Sensitive Pressure Points Trained prenatal or pregnancy massage therapists are.

What is a Hot Stone Massage?

18 Mar 2014
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Hot stone massage is a variation on classic massage therapy. Heated smooth, flat stones are placed on key points on the body and the massage therapist also hold the stones and use them to massage certain areas of the body. New Image Day Spa has developed our own versions of the hot stone massage using heated, smooth rocks and we incorporate it into the entire massage session. How Does Hot Stone Massage Work? The hot stones are usually made of basalt, a type of rock that is rich in iron, so they retain heat. River rocks are normally used because they are so smooth – they have been smoothed over time by the river’s current..

Weddings at New Image

11 Mar 2014
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New Image Day Spa knows how important your wedding day is. Be it a Bridal Shower, Bachelorette Party, or just some quiet time together for Mother & Daughter – we recommend the following to ensure your beautiful mind, body and soul: Two Months Before Wedding: Begin Series of Advanced Specialty Facials and Hot Stone Massages. One Month Before Wedding: Continue Facial and add Luxury Vichy Shower Exfoliation and Make-Up Trial Application. Day or two Before Wedding: Specialty Gelish, Fashion Wrap or French Perfection Manicure and Pedicure add a Classic Back Facial and have a Spa Party. Wedding Day: Luxury Therapeutic Relaxing Massage. Make-Up Application and buy a few take home items for the honeymoon, like massage oil and bath bon bon’s...