What is a Hot Stone Massage?
Hot stone massage is the practice of massage with the addition of special flat stones which have been smoothed and shaped for the purpose of massage. There are three types of stones used for the practice and each is used for its ability to retain heat. There are conflicting origin stories relating to the practice. Some believe hot stones were used in the Mayan culture over 5000 years ago while others trace the practice to China over 2000 years ago. Either way, the practice h