This unique healing massage is derived from the ancient Polynesians and more specifically the master healers of Hawai‘i. Often times known as the “Loving Hands” Kauai Lomi Lomi, our talented massage therapist in Kauai work gently yet deeply into the muscle with continuous flowing strokes, nurturing the body and enabling relaxation.
In traditional Hawaiian Lomi Lomi massage therapists in Kauai, use the palms, forearms, fingers, knuckles, elbows, knees, feet, even sticks and hot stones.
You will feel connected to your body and have a sense of nature and beauty that you are surrounded by. This sense is a wonderful way to experience the tradition and culture of the Hawaiian Islands.
Ancient Hawaii LomiLomi massage was practiced in four contexts:
- As a healing practice of native healers — kahuna (healers) and (diagnosticians)
- As a luxury and an aid to digestion, especially by the ruling chiefs (aliʻi)
- As restorative massage within the family
- By ʻōlohe lua (masters of the Hawaiian martial arts)
Today Kauai Lomi Lomi massage therapists use this very popular technique every day as a part of their massage practice. Experiencing this wonderful type of massage is like being a part of a Hawaiian ceremony.
Residents and visitors seek out our massage therapists in Kauai to receive this modality and gain an authentic experience on the Garden Island. Kauai Lomi Lomi is a special treat for your unique vacation experience.