The Phytomassopodia® begins and ends an the spa troght the feet, just like in the baths of the ancient Rome. It employs specific techniques, including the use of the essential oils of wild growing plants an the so-called Podostrigiles: a device resembling a foot, which is based on the characteristics of ancient strigiles. As the panels of the library in Alexandria (Egypt) show, this was this curved spoon-shaped instrument of such importance that it was used for massaging Queen Cleopatra!