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1

Effleurage
HST
CST

Relaxation technique, slowly introduce heat on hands then with the stone.

2

Petrissage
HST
CST

Introduced slowly and then kneading, picking up etc can be used.

3

Frictions
HST
CST

Use the edge of the stone, rub it back and forth to create heat.

4

Tapping (piezoelectric )
HST

Tap a static stone to create vibrations deep into a muscle.

5

Tucking
HST

Place warm stones under a clients body to add warmth continually.

6

Placement
HST
CST

Method of relaxation before treatment of that area begins. (cosy toes, back starter stones)

7

Trigger
HST
CST

Use rounded point of the stone over a tension nodule.