WINTERGREEN SPA DEBUTS EXCLUSIVE CORESTONES MASSAGE
Va. (November 22, 2011) – Wintergreen
Resort in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains is the first U.S. resort to
introduce CoreStones™ as a massage therapy option at its Wintergreen Spa.
The soapstone is quarried in Virginia and the CoreStones Massage
will be available to guests beginning in December 2011.
and ergonomic, CoreStones are made from non-absorbent soapstone, nature’s best
thermal conductor. They maintain heat or cold longer than any other stone
and when applied to the skin, provide a silky, deep uniform pressure.
cylindrically shaped stones are ideal for reflexology, trigger point therapy
and myofascial release,” says Wintergreen Spa director Matt Kennedy. “The
unique stones better allow the massage therapist to treat muscles with less
effort and facilitate a deeper release for the client without creating tissue
trauma.” Wintergreen Spa will offer a 75-minute CoreStones Massage on
weekdays for $150 and on weekends for $160.
were developed by Jessica Jones and Dale Montelione Grust, two experienced
massage therapists who were looking for a self-care tool and to help other
massage therapists save their hands while helping clients.
Wintergreen Spa and the Aquatics & Fitness Center offer a mountaintop
retreat from everyday life, a place to feel special, to pamper and restore the
body, release tension and renew the spirit. This is an idyllic setting for
strengthening the mind and body.
additional information or to book this innovative new treatment contact the
Wintergreen Spa at (800) 266-2444, (434) 325-8185 or access the web site at www.wintergreenresort.com.
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Wintergreen Resort: Wintergreen Resort is an 11,000-acre, four-season resort
located in the Blue Ridge Mountains southwest of Charlottesville, Va. This
beautiful hideaway is the ultimate vacation and conference spot, nearly 300
condominium-style accommodations; 45 holes of championship golf; snow skiing,
snowboarding and snow tubing; an award-winning tennis program; a full-service,
destination spa; 40,000 square feet of meeting and event space; and savory
dining options. The resort is located adjacent to the Blue Ridge Parkway in
beautiful central Virginia near Charlottesville, just 90 minutes from Richmond,
Va., three hours from Washington, D.C. and Raleigh, N.C., five and a half hours
from Philadelphia, and eight hours from Atlanta. For more information, guests
can call (434) 325-2200 or visit the resort’s web site at www.wintergreenresort.com.
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