Dunkeld House Hotel Dunkeld
World Cancer Day is Tuesday 4th of February, soft touch therapy can be extremely beneficial to people living with cancer and Dunkeld House Hotel's spa therapists are now fully qualified to provide CIBTAC endorsed and CM accredited Made For Life Soft Touch and Cancer Touch Therapies.
The Made For Life touch therapy treatments have been specifically developed to provide calm and relaxation to people suffering from anxiety or stress, and people going through cancer. They provide a window of time to disconnect from daily stress and reconnect with nature and stillness.
Touch treatment is important in a physiological and psychological basis. A gentle touch will lower cortisol and increase oxytocin and in essence, boosts the body’s immune system and releasing muscle tension. It also reduces stress and tension enabling better sleep and improving recovery.
The treatments are akin to a period of meditation, allowing the body to access the parasympathetic state where the mind and body are prompted into a ‘state of allowing’. This period of time allows rejuvenation on all levels – mind, body and emotions – including a natural boost to immunity.
Soft Touch Therapy
30 minute Deeply Relaxing Touch to Face or Body Treatment £50
An exceptionally relaxing sequence of slow, soothing movements tailored to your needs. Soothing and nurturing touch to full body or part body induces a deep sense of relaxation enabling you to find peace and enjoy the present moment (this treatment is also suitable for people living with cancer).
Hand on Heart
85 minute Deeply relaxing Back, Scalp & Facial Treatment £85
This deeply relaxing and nurturing spa ritual is suitable for all and created to help you reach a sense of deep peace and calm. Smooth, slow and rhythmic Tui Na and gentle touch is applied to the scalp, face, back and shoulders. The slow Tui Na Chinese movements rebalance and calm the upper body. The facial eases any tension held within the face and also replenishes, nourishes and revives the skin, using luxurious 100% organic oils and balms (also suitable for people living with and recovering from cancer).
Catch the Breath
30 minute Soothing Back and Scalp Treatment £55
For those with less time, who simply want some time out to ‘catch the breath’; this nurturing back, head and shoulder ritual will help you to gently drift away and relax. Your therapist uses slow, soothing and nurturing touch therapy with 100% organic oils and balms to bring you a deep sense of calm and relaxation (also this treatment is suitable for people living with and recovering from cancer).
Soothe & Nurture Facial
30 minute 100% Organic Facial Treatment £55
A beautiful way to restore natural luminosity to the skin, leaving you looking and feeling radiant. 100% organic balms and oils will nourish and cleanse, eliminating congestion and returning natural balance to the skin, whilst deeply relaxing face and scalp massage calms the mind and soothes the soul (this treatment is also suitable for people living with and recovering from cancer).
To find out more about Made For Life Touch Therapies call 01350 728372 and speak to one of the qualified therapists or visit the Soft Touch Therapies section on the Dunkeld House Hotel website.