The exact origin of the art of massaging is unknown. Considered an appreciated art by Romans and Greeks already, the massage probably represents the most ancient form of therapy and is valued for its numerous benefits especially nowadays. In fact, it is one of the most pleasant ways to relax. Allow yourselves to enjoy the massage technique that suits you best. Tangerine Spa offers the best of them, both from the traditional European school and the oriental one, including the use of elements and active principles from nature.
(Time 50 minutes)
ESSENTIAL MASSAGE - € 50.00
Classical massage technique, it relaxes and improves the muscle tone . It stimulates the blood circulation giving you a sensation of wellness.
The Ayurvedic massage is a powerful and holistic Indo- Tibetan technique that balances energetic decompensations, which cause most of the main diseases and troubles. Ayurveda is a way of thinking that was born in the India of the Vedes. It has its origin 5,000 years ago and means “knowledge about the long life.” It is a kind of medicine that improves people’s general health condition in order to live for a longer time with a perfect energetic balance.
ABHYANGAM (haemo-lymphatic massage) € 70.00
PINDASWEDA (therapeutic perspiration treatment) € 70.00
MUKABHYANGAM (face, head and neck haemo-lymphatic treatment) € 70.00
SEA MALAY MASSAGE - € 70.00
It is an ancient ritual massage, practised in Indonesia in the areas of Medan and Palembang, where it is carried out on the occasion of rites of passage. It is considered a “hearty” and heartfelt massage in which energy plays a very important role. Its main target is to activate and purify the Chakras. It is carried out in a prone position and terminates with a soft face and head treatment.
SHIATSU MASSAGE (finger pressure on the yin and yang meridians)
50 minutes € 70.00 - 90 minutes € 90.00
Shiatsu is a form of manual therapy that was born in Japan at the beginning of the XX century. Initially, it was done by masters who practised techniques that derive from the traditional Chinese massage called “Tuina”. Parts of Chinese medicine are based on the principle of vital energy. Exerting pressure on particular points of the body, it is possible to sooth muscle disturbs and to harmonize the mind, too.
LOMI LOMI HAWAIIAN MASSAGE (massage “of the heart”) - € 70.00
In ancient Hawaiian culture, the Lomi Lomi massage was a ritual that emphasized the passing into a new phase in men’s life. It is a treatment that consists of movements called “hula”. Long handlings and softer touches alternate, and so do their rhythm and intensity, resembling a dance. Lomi means “to massage”, so Lomi Lomi is a massage to the square which multiplies the beneficial effects and halves physical and emotional tensions. This massage brings a series of benefits to the body: it favours the venous return, it stimulates the lymphatic system, it extends the muscles and improves the articulation of your movements.
CHAKRA BALANCE TREATMENT WITH WARM STONES: (stone massage) - € 70.00
This is an activating and energising massage, in which basaltic stones that emanate warmth are used. The basic principle of this kind of massage is to stimulate those parts of the body which need refreshing energy. The heat released by the stones triggers off some important physical processes: it increases the vasodilatation, it animates the blood circulation, it weakens cramps and contractions and, finally, it has a healthy impact on the cardiovascular, hormonal, gastroenteric and muscular systems. This massage relaxes and re-balances body and mind.
SYNCHRONIZED MASSAGE WITH 4 HANDS: - 30 minutes € 70.00
This massage consists of two operators’ harmonized work who create an ongoing rhythmic and relaxing flow. The treatment is one of the most ancient and most simple in Indian tradition. The massage with 4 hands relaxes the muscles all over the body, leaving a sense of tonicity and looseness; it eliminates tensions also due to the intense perfume of the oils that give a deep sensation of wellness and help to treat all the diseases caused by stress, like insomnia.
LYMPH-DRAINING MASSAGE: - € 50.00
It is a specialized massage that stimulates the lymphatic system and that puts fluids into circulation again thanks to its draining action, which aids to eliminate them. Besides opposing cellulitis, this massage helps to ease pain in the treatment zone and relaxes muscles in tension.
SPORT MASSAGE - € 50.00
This relaxing massage limbers up the muscles and is especially suitable for athletes after sport activity. It includes initial stretching techniques.
AROMATIC MASSAGE - € 50.00
This is the anti-stress massage par excellence! It is carried out with essential oils and can be considered as one of the most ancient ways of relaxing in the world. Its beneficial effects derive from the absorption of the oils, the loosening of the muscles is a positive side-effect. This massage is really pleasant and completely painless.
JOINT WORK MASSAGE - € 60.00
Osteoarticular stretching technique. It limbers up the ligaments, providing them with oxygen.
WATER RELAX MASSAGE - 30 minutes € 70.00
A relaxing technique in warm water, where movements are combined with soft stretching and Shiatsu pressures. This massage exploits the body lightness in water in order to free the spinal vertebrae, to loosen the joints and to extend the muscles. As in a dance, these rythmical movements are done in harmony with your breath in order to favour the natural regeneration of body and mind. In this way, you can free yourself from body tensions and strengthen your self-consciousness.
BACK MASSAGE - € 35.00
LEG MASSAGE - € 35.00
ZONE STONE MASSAGE leg or back
(Chakra balance tretament with warm stones) - € 40.00
SHATSU (zonal) leg, back, face and head - € 50.00
ZU PLANTAR REFLEXOLOGY
This kind of massage is based on the pressures of some particular foot points that are linked to the brain and other organs. This stimulation favours the production of endorphins, which reduce stress and pain and leave you with a general sense of relaxation - € 50,00
RELAXING FACE MASSAGE/CIRCULATORY - € 35.00
LYMPH-DRAINING FACE MASSAGE - € 40.00