As a massage therapist and fitness coach, Omar Holmes has a detailed understanding of how muscle aches arise and how to treat them. To help his patients stay pain-free, Omar practices a broad repertoire of massage techniques, ranging from gentle Swedish massages to targeted sports massages designed to prevent injury in overused muscles.
Taronda Harrison had a rough go––a slipped and bulging lumbar disc, a dislocated hip, and a pinched sciatic nerve. Pain was her way of life for more than a decade. Then she met Dr. Johnson. With the help of his staff of licensed massage therapists, he was able to return Taronda from crutches to a normal existence. In the time since she's made it her mission to be that bright light for others. The name Yahriel is the female derivative of the 'Uriel'––a virtuous warrior who fights with a fiery sword. It's also a throwback to her first time massaging a client. As if the ceiling opened up with light, she knew this was her true calling. Operating out of her own Solera Spa suite, Taronda can improve range of motion in struggling limbs with flowing Swedish strokes, or improve range of emotion in struggling actors with reflexology or deep-tissue bodywork.
After beginning her massage therapy career in Grenada, Tinasha Gray decided to a bring a piece of that calming, tropical oasis environment to Douglasville by founding Source of Wellness Massage. She and her fellow massage therapists provide their clients brief escapes from everyday life, helping them discover a sense of holistic balance in their lives. Drawing from a wide array of specialized modalities?including everything from Swedish strokes and aromatherapy to reflexology and trigger-point therapy?the team alleviates the chronic aches and discomfort that can be caused by pent-up stress or injury. Though massage is the spa's main focus, the aestheticians also pamper visitors with indulgent cosmetic services, such as personalized facials, back facials, and waxing treatments that leave skin as smooth and hair-free as a freshly shaved manta ray.
Relinquish Holistic Spa tackles maladies of all stripes with a team made up of an energy healer, a licensed massage therapist, and a reiki master. The cadre of helping hands employs a variety of massage styles that range from deep-tissue massage, heated-stone work, and crystal healing that aims to bring harmony to bodies more effectively than transplanting the vocal chords from an entire barbershop quartet. During chakra-balancing bodywork, the staff guides clients through meditation and breath work paired with more concrete massage. For more modern treatments, the licensed estheticians trot out infrared body wraps and lipo-cavitation to reduce cellulite and eradicate excess pounds.
At World Therapy Center, owner and massage therapist Tonya Jones uses her 14 years of experience to exile aches and pains. Most of her services are forms of massage therapy, but she also offers facials and the body polish. In addition, her full staff of four licensed massage therapists and aestheticians each have over six years of experience in the spa industry. Clients opting for a medical massage have the opportunity to pay with insurance, while those choosing the hot stone massage have the opportunity to write a thank you note to the fire-breathing dragon who heated the rocks before their appointment. World Therapy Center is also a boutique where salts, polishes, robes, and soaps bring the pampering experience home.
Dr. Colgrove and his team of aestheticians help the body's largest organ look its best by reducing wrinkles with Botox and SkinPen and removing body hair with Cynosure lasers. The Cynosure Apogee Elite Plus laser has dual wavelengths, the 1064 nm Nd:YAG and the 755 nm Alexandrite, allowing for treatment of all skin tones and types with fast treatment sessions and maximum patient comfort. The staff also knows how to pamper skin, performing treatments such as cosmetic injections, spider vein removal, toe fungus removal, Hydrafacials and Cosmelan depigmentation.