What is an Intuitive Massage ?

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See Bali BISA’s Intuitive Massage Course A unique treatment for each individual. The therapist tunes into the person and is guided by their energies, intuition and guidance. Different healing hands-on techniques will help bring one into a deeper, more relaxed healing space. The treatment takes its own flow and rhythm. This work can bring deep relaxation and healing on many …

Two Islands, Two Cultures, Two Massages: Hawaiian Lomi Lomi and Balinese Massage, How Do They Differ? Part 2

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Two Islands, Two Cultures, Two Massages: Hawaiian Lomi Lomi and Balinese Massage, How Do They Differ? Part 2 While Hawaiian Lomi Lomi massage has not been impacted by foreign influences other than adjustments to make it more spa-friendly, Balinese massage in its contemporary format is a diverse collection of ethnic techniques. The original message form originated in the royal palaces …

Two Islands, Two Cultures, Two Massages : Hawaiian Lomi Lomi and Balinese Massage, How do They Differ ? Part 1

Penny EllisBali Bisa

The delightfully gorgeous islands of Hawaii and Bali are both steeped in history and culture, at least once one digs deeper than the superficial attributes that are largely responsible for attracting year-round tourists to their shores…. a tropical climate, beautiful beaches, stunning landscapes, themed attractions, varied dining, and much more to consistently place them on the bucket list of global …

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The Power of Touch – Why Massage Isn’t an Indulgence

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  At some point in our lives, we’ve all heard about the benefits of massage. I don’t believe I’ve ever heard someone say there are disadvantages to being massaged, unless of course the person doing the massage doesn’t actually know what they are doing! The most common misconception is, massage isn’t essential AND that touch isn’t a necessity. TRUE OR FALSE? …

What is a Blended Online Course and How Does It Work?

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A CIBTAC qualification is a passport to achieving your dreams as it is internationally recognized as evidence of the practical and theoretical skills required to work professionally in the spa and wellness field. I am delighted to announce our very popular CIBTAC Endorsed Courses below are now available as Blended Learning Courses. Bali BISA features a wide range of unique modalities not …


Coconut Oil Cooking and Recipes

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Adored by vegans as a butter replacement and used in Asian cooking for centuries, coconut oil is becoming a mainstay in the home chef’s kitchen. With its high smoke point (350 degrees Fahrenheit), it’s perfect for frying and sautéing. Its unique flavor gives food a kick and the oil’s richness keeps baked goods moist and fluffy. Keep in mind that …


Virgin Coconut Oil to RBD: The Making of Coconut Oil

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Coconut oil is classified one of two ways: Virgin or Refined, Bleached and Deodorized (RBD). This labeling signifies the level of processing involved in making the oil. Although chemicals are used in RBD oil, the process still retains the healthy fatty acids. Medical experts tend to recommend virgin coconut oil simply because it involves less processing. Virgin Coconut Oil (VCO) …

Using Essential Oils to Enhance Your Home

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From the soothing scent of lavender to the invigorating aroma of eucalyptus, essential oils have been used by humans for a long time. These beautiful smelling oils come in a variety of formats and fragrances, and they’re sold by a myriad of different manufacturers. If you’re new to the idea of using essential oils in your home, there are plenty …