What is Hot Stone Massage

February 8, 2011 | Hot stone massage is a variation on classic massage therapy. Heated smooth, flat stones are placed on key points on the body to warm and loosen tight muscles and balance energy centers in the body. The massage therapist may also hold the stones and use them to massage certain areas of the body. Hot stone massage is good for people who have muscle tension but prefer lighter massage. The use of hot stones for healing dates...