Ito Thermie is a holistic, self healing, complementary medicine that works on mind, body and spirit, to promote good health spiritual harmony and emotional well-being. It was founded by Dr. Kin-itsu Ito from Japan who was looking for a simple means to promote better health in his patients.
Ito-Thermie is a combination of the principles of 5 disciplines: acupuncture, massage, moxibustion, aromatherapy and shiatsu.
Incense sticks, consisting of seven herbs (including pine, cedar, mugwort, loquat leave) and a mineral, are consumed in specific metal instruments called reionki (冷 温 器).
The reionki are then applied directly to the skin through a massage over the whole body.
It restores the balance of the autonomic nervous system.
It provides a unique source of heat radiating deeply into the body.
The smoke cleanse the energetic field around the body.
It helps to relieve muscle pain, stress and fatigue.