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How Steam Helps You DetoxifyHeat experienced during a Steamy Wonder™ treatment speeds up the chemical processes in the body, making it one of the most simple and comfortable ways to rid the body of accumulated toxins. As the pores open up and the million of sweat glands start to excrete, the body rids itself of metabolic and other waste products. Sweat contains almost the same elements of urine, as for this reason the skin is sometimes called the third kidney.
Regular sweating can help detoxify your body as it rids itself of an accumulation of carcinogenic metals (lead, mercury, zinc, nickel and cadium) as well as alcohol, nicotine, sodium, sulferic acid and cholesterol.
Sweating is such an effective de-toxifier that some physicians recommend home saunas to supplement kidney machines. Sweat also draws out lactic acid which causes stiff muscles and contributes to general fatigue.

Relax and enjoy

BAY THAI YOGA MASSAGE & HOLISTIC SPA

WELCOME
Bay Thai offers a variety of private Thai yoga massage guided meditations, relaxation massage, skin care, body treatment, energy therapies and intuitive reading as well.
If you’re looking for a professional therapist, yoga for couple, or retreat you’ve come to the right place. In a continuous effort to enhance your overall wellness,  therapists at Bay Thai Massage& Healing retreat are committed to relieving stress, decreasing pain, and increasing flexibility.

Here are some of the ways a herbal steam bath can benefit you:

Removes Toxins.
Promotes Weight Loss.
Relieves Respiratory Ailments such as Asthma, Bronchitis, Sinusitis and Allergies.
Improves Skin Conditions such as Acne, Eczema & Psoriasis.
Relieves Muscle tension and stiff joints.
Reduces Stress.
Boosts the immune system

Birthday Massage Gift Card


Every birthday deserves a celebration. To have the best birthday ever, you don’t necessarily need a cake with candles or a big birthday party – you just need to do something special for the person you love, even if, and especially if, that person is you. What kind of birthday presents do you buy when you want to celebrate the birthday girl or boy? The birthday gift that works for everyone – a birthday gift for the person who has everything, a birthday gift for someone far away, a birthday present you can ship, a last-minute birthday present that everyone loves.

Give a birthday massage from Bay Thai. It takes just a few seconds to purchase a birthday massage from Bay Thai, and the gift card never expires. When you give a birthday gift, give the best birthday gift .

OUR THERAPISTS 8 FEMAL THERAPISTS

Our massage therapists treat clients by using touch to manipulate the muscles and other soft tissues of the body. With their touch, therapists relieve pain, help heal injuries, improve circulation, relieve stress, increase relaxation, and aid in the general wellness of clients.

Tina, Enya, Anny, Pita,Tanya,.



CHAKRA CLEANSING/ ENERGY PRACTITIONER BY CHANNA
Do you feel like there is bad energy surrounding you? Chakra Balancing is extremely important as a person can become sick, make bad decisions, have relationship problems, be angry, depressed or worse just because of some bad vibrations that are not properly aligned. What to expect after the charka service has been completed? Balanced chakras will improve confidence, health, increased energy, motivates success, communication and speech, sexual energy, sex drive, calmness, happiness, love, feeling of joy and much more!​

What is Nuad Bo-Rarn/ Thai yoga massage ?

Thai massage is beneficial for both giver an d receiver, providing a relaxing yoga-like experience and utilizing leverage over muscular work. This makes it easy on the hands, and therapeutic for both parties. It is warm and interactive, normally done on a floor mat but very applicable to table work. The stretching, palming, and thumb pressing characteristic of thai massage leaves clients feeling amazing for a long time afterward.

The thai work Nuad is usually translated into English as "massage." Bo-rarn is translated as "ancient". So, Nuad Bo-Rarn means "ancient massage", or "ancient healing way". However, thai massage is very different from the type of tissue manipulation which is usually associated with massage in the context of western practice. 

Nuad bo-rarn is a key component of Traditional Thai Medicine, a holistic approach to healing the the body, heart-mind, and spirit. Thai medicine strives to treat the underlying cause of any illness by addressing imbalances. Each aspect affects others, so the most effective treatment addresses the whole person. Traditional thai medicine encompasses the use of herbs, diet, nutrition, spiritual practices, and nuad bo-rarn.
 
How is it done?
As in any country, regional variations occur all over Thailand. There is not only one way to correctly do nuad bo-rarn, but rather many ways, depending on the background and perspective of one's teacher, even in Thailand. Nuad bo-rarn has been influenced over the course of thai history by the culture and beliefs of indigenous peoples, shamanic spiritual practices, yoga influences from India, and medical practices of China and the west (particularly Europe and the US). There are, however, common practices to the work.

Traditionally, thai massage is performed on a mat on the floor rather than a raised table. This allows for many movements and procedures that are not practical or effective in table work. Being on the floor allows for the most effective use of the practitioner's body weight rather than muscular force for the transmission of pressure, force, or energy, which creates a highly therapeutic effect. The client remains fully clothed except for the feet. Clothing should be light and allow for flexible movement.

The work itself consists primarily of pressure on energy lines and points, and a large variety of passive stretching movements. Pressure is exerted with the palms of the hand, the thumbs and the feet; at some points the elbows or knees may be used. The pressure and stretching movements are combined in a comprehensive strategy that may be performed in as little time as an hour, or may be extended to two or three hours for a full program. Two hours is frequently considered an ideal length of time for a thai massage, although in the west, 90 minutes is also common.

The stretching movements in nuad bo-rarn affect the entire body by increasing flexibility, releasing both deep and superficial tension, and helping the body's natural energy to flow more freely. The effect of these stretching movements, in which the client plays only a passive role, is similar to yoga. This is sometimes referred to as passive yoga. The result is an opening of the body which leaves one feeling both relaxed and energized at the same time.
 
Energy Medicine
Nuad bo-rarn is not based on a western system of anatomy. Dissection was forbidden until the introduction of western medicine, so references to body structure were based on external observation. This is not to say that this implies an understanding of the body which is superficial: quite the contrary, it is profound, based on generations of experience. Although this may initially be frustrating to the western student, learning to "think Thai" helps one to move with greater freedom and intuitive sense.

In the thai view, what we might call 'life force' in the body (sometimes described as wind or lom) travels along pathways knows as Sen lines. These sen channels appear roughly similar to both traditional Chinese medicine and Indian Ayurvedic medicine. Ayurvedic, and Thai medicine, traditionally recognize 72,000 sen in theory. In practice, ten sen serve as the foundation of nuad bo-rarn.

Historical Development
The true origins of traditional thai massage are somewhat buried in the past. It is usually attributed to being over 2500 years old, starting at the time of the Buddha in India. Tradition tells us that it was given to the world by a physician in India who was a contemporary of the Buddha. His name is Shivago Komarpaj (or Jivaka Buccha Komar), and throughout southeast Asia he is considered to be the father of medicine. He is lovingly and respectfully referred to as the "Father Doctor". Ancient texts, written in the Pali language and mentioning Shivago Komarpaj, were considered sacred and were kept with other Buddhist texts. It has been thought that certain monks (or reusis) were the practitioners of this medicine, and the temples were its home.