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.A Guide for Massage Therapists Anne Williams ... A full-body polish is usually delivered as a standalone service and involves an elegant four-step exfoliation process that ... The sugar sand polish featured at the Beau Rivage Spa on the Mississippia#39;s Gulf Coast uses the fine white sand found only on the Gulfa#39;s barrier islands.
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2006|