Elo Launches World's First In-Home Hot Stones for Solo Use, Reaches 100% Funding in 43 Minutes
Americans receive over 200 million massages most years; 2020 has been a dramatic departure as consumers were left to find at-home substitutes for standard massage treatments. The spa experience is effective in breaking the stress cycle and allowing us to shut off effectively for the deepest relaxation possible; this is something we all need after a universally stressful year! Elo Stones's launch marks the first time that a true hot stone massage experience will be available to consumers at home and without the need for a masseuse or partner. Every previous system on the market required a partner to use.
Founded in 2016, Elo has developed a method that heats stones easier and more quickly than the traditionally time-consuming and messy method of using water. "Elo was designed to recreate that feeling you get just before you fall asleep, where your mind is perfectly clear and relaxed," said Ben, Elo's Community Manager, "a good hot stone experience is designed to reduce the sympathetic activity in your body and create those unparalleled relaxation experiences that leave you feeling incredible."
The Elo hot stone experience was created after over 30 design iterations and consultations with industry professionals, including the lead massage therapists from top hotels and spas in Las Vegas and Vancouver. Elo has perfected the hot stone design and experience, settling on a device that balances minimalist design principles with state-of-the-
Since first announcing their Kickstarter, Elo started a VIP community on Facebook which has quickly grown to more than 5,000 members. Responses from the community have been positive: "This is life-changing ... My husband and I are ready for launch day, we're so excited at the possibilities it can bring in relief for us!" said Facebook user Pamela.
Elo is the world's first at-home hot stone massage solution that makes it easy to enjoy the benefits on your own, without the need for a partner or a visit to the spa. Founded in 2016, Elo has developed the world's most beautiful and state of the art in-home hot stone massage experience. Since launching Elo has achieved nearly 200% funding on Kickstarter.