FOLAWNS MEDICAL SPA AND SALON
Discover a sanctuary at Folawns and find relief that welcomes and nurtures you, freeing your mood and your day with a customized massage experience based upon the Aveda philosophy and your favorite Aveda aromas. Depending upon your needs, a variety of massage techniques will be utilized including, but not limited to: Swedish, Deep Tissue, Prenatal, Acupressure, and Reflexology.
Looking for the best massage in San Antonio? Folawns most popular massage, the "Folawns Signature Massage", is a fusion massage designed to work out the kinks and melt away muscle tension. Our 75-minute Signature Massage features the perfect blend of the luxurious, fluid strokes of Swedish Massage, and the therapeutic, firm pressure of our Deep Tissue Massage. It takes relaxation to the max!
What the Folawns Signature Massage includes:
Luxurious Detox Foot Bath
75 minute Swedish + Deep Tissue Fusion Massage
Warm Neck Pillow
Hot Aroma Infused Steam Towel Treatment on Back, Neck, & Feet
Cooling Mint Scalp Treatment
The Chakra™ Balancing Massage is an innovative treatment that focuses on the charka centres using a variety of massage techniques. This treatment features the Aveda Chakra™ Balancing Blends with deep tissue massage on the back and spinal muscles, a Chakra™ Reflexology Massage for the feet, and Chakra energy work. In addition, you will be guided through a meditation to enhance the benefits of stress relief, decreased muscular tension and increased energy.
Our Prenatal Massage will relax and relieve tired muscles during pregnancy. This is the answer to a low stress pregnancy with reduced aches and pains. (Not to be performed during 1st trimester) A healthy and relaxing way to take care of yourself and your body during pregnancy. Increasing circulation, decreasing stress, and reducing muscle soreness are just a few benefits of this prenatal massage.
Massage therapy has long been recognized as an effective means of pain and stress relief. During pregnancy, the benefits of massage are enhanced – Relaxing the mother; reducing the flow of stress hormones to the baby; nourishing the baby by increasing blood flow; and relieving any stress and pain in the lower back and pelvic area of the mother that will help make for an easier labor, quicker recovery and lessen the chances of postpartum depression. Most women find that they sleep much better after a massage and are able to move with greater ease and comfort.
A Personalized Massage experience based upon the Aveda philosophy and your favorite Aveda aromas. Depending upon your needs, a variety of massage techniques will be utilized.
Take the time to renew your spirit and awaken your mind. Whether your body needs a light, relaxing touch or deep tissue pressure, each of our massages are customized to attend to your individual needs and give your body the personal care it needs to heal and refresh. All massages begin with a Sensory Journey to customize the aroma used throughout your experience. If you are pregnant, please inform us upon making your reservation. Approval from your physician is suggested.
This massage is great for general stress reduction and relaxation. It uses long, gliding and kneading strokes on muscles which improves circulation, range of motion, and relieves tension.
Cupping is the use of glass, silicone or plastic cups applied to the body by suctioning. The underlying tissue is raised, or sucked, partway into the cup. The purpose of cupping is to enhance circulation, loosen tight muscles, creates a deep sense of relaxation which helps to relieve pain, removes “heat” and pull out the toxins that linger in your body’s tissues, gently detoxifying the body.
Benefits of cupping include:
* Lessens Pain
* Loosens Tight Muscles
* Improves Circulation
* Reduces Inflammation
* Activates the Lymphatic System
* Improves Digestion
(Cupping can be added to a Massage session or can be done in a session alone.) $5 Per Cup.
We do ask that you arrive 10-15 minutes prior to your appointment time to fill out paperwork, and change into a spa robe for your services.