Izba Spa Russian Banya Massage Therapy2019-05-15T08:49:35-06:00

Izba Spa

Massage & Holistic Therapy In Denver and Parker

The Izba Spa incorporates the traditional Russian Banya with therapeutic massage and modern methods of holistic therapies to encourage health, facilitate rehabilitation and reduce stress. One of the most important aims is to overcome sudden or chronic energy blocks and to restore the normal flow of internal energy to the affected part, or to the entire body. The Banya’s heat stress is an effective method of removing fat-stored toxins from the body.

The Izba Spa Blog

Summer Is A Great Time To Detox & Cleanse

Summer Is A Great Time To Detox & Cleanse Schedule An Appointment at Izba Spa with Banya Therapy Gentle progressive sauna with steam (Banya), essential oils and massage is a great way to rejuvenate, detox and restore while you enjoy increased endurance and greatly improved heat tolerance for those summer days! While it seems [...]

Categories: Izba Spa & Therapy Information|

The Russian Banya

The people’s wisdom and belief in the healing properties of the Banya were confirmed by the research work of scientists. The Banya is an excellent method of stress reduction, relaxation, health promotion and rejuvenation. Taken regularly the Banya can increase well being, enhance and train the immune functions, facilitate endurance and improve the following conditions: high blood pressure, diabetes, rheumatism and metabolic cycle deterioration.

Find The Perfect Solution To Your Stress!

The Advantage Of Heat

The advantage of the Banya is the way the heat is increased and the humidity is adjusted. In a well heated Banya, the temperature (moisture and heat) is increased by pouring small amounts of water on hot rocks on the stove, which will create the steam and begin to open the pores of the skin. Once you start to perspire, the whisks of oak/birch leaves are taken out of the water, shaken above the stove to warm the branches, and used to gently stroke, brush and tap the body from neck to toes, followed by a honey rub to draw out toxins to soften and condition the skin. This therapy has both antiseptic and detoxifying qualities.

Massage & Sauna in Denver & Parker

Since 1995:: Denver’s Private Oasis

Established in 1995, Izba Spa Denver provides a unique experience in Russian body therapy.  Truly being the hidden gem of Denver, you can escape to your own private oasis in the lower level of a building shared with a Healing Arts Community. Our treatment rooms and banyas are private and cozy, inspired by the log cabin style of the Russian countryside. With the combination of Russian Banya, therapeutic massage, hydrotherapy, detoxifying body masks, and exfoliating salt scrubs, you will leave feeling relaxed, renewed, and restored.

Clean Facilties & Professional Therapists

Banya In The Summer! Are you crazy? No, actually it’s good for you!

The fastest way to book an appointment is to call us at 303.321.1239 (Izba Denver) or 303.400.1001 (Izba Parker).

Summer Banya Snapshot Facts
  1. What most people don’t know is the benefits of Banya therapy are dramatically increased during the summer season, especially when it comes to cleansing, rejuvenation, detox and dramatically enhanced heat tolerance.
  2. The metabolic demands of a Banya session are used to gradually train the body so it adapts to increased heat. This improves the surface circulation and opens the skin to increase its natural ability to detox and also enhances the ability of the skin, pores, and circulation to cool the body. In addition, the body metabolism adapts and becomes more efficient at dealing with the heat through improved tolerance and cooling mechanisms the body employs to maintain homeostasis.
  3. Summer is also a great time to open and relax the muscles. Being a state with so many outdoor recreational activities, we become more active during warmer months so our muscles need extra warming, stretching, and relaxing. Many of us are also spending time on the spring cleaning of our homes and taking care of our yards and gardens. Most of us are aware that it is easier to stretch and relax the muscles when we are enjoying a sunny day. The Banya accelerates this effect and following up with a massage is an excellent and healthy way to restore and relax the muscles.