Spa has a long history. But the recent years have seen an explosive growth in the spa industry. Technology has spread its wings and has given an all new dimension to the spa technologies in the world. The field of spas have expanded so much that the treatments here are delightful.
Here is a list of some of the most popular spa techniques from around the world. So check out if your salon offers any of these the next time you plan your spa day
- Vichy shower:
There is a large volume of warm water used to make the spa treatment better. The procedure takes place on a wet bed. This one makes the best use of the therapeutic effects of warm water to help destress.
The good old Ayurveda is used here to give an exotic twist to spa treatments. This one is pretty useful to treat pain and ailments associated with the nervous system. This is a pretty old technique which is now practiced mainly because of its effectiveness. This technique uses sesame oil which is warm to help relax the pituitary gland.
- Chromo therapy:
As the name indicates, this one is a form of color bath. Tapping the potential of the light spectrum this method helps attain peace by removing stress and helping the person relax.
- Scotch hose therapy:
Hydrotherapy is one of the most popular methods is the world of spas. Scotch hose therapy is a hydrotherapy technique that has been quite famous these days. This is performed by a skilled professional. There is cold water and warm water used alternatively. The water is also subjected at a great speed through a scotch hose. It is the magic that the pressurized water does that makes this treatment so great. But remember to get it done only by a professional!