As stylists tame unruly coifs at Vernon Martin Salon, Travis Edmosen tends to a different form of bodily rebellion: muscular aches and mental stress. A licensed massage therapist, Travis kneads out knots and soreness with deep-tissue massages that foster relaxation with hot towels, aromatherapy, and massage oils. He also puts a cosmetic twist on his therapy sessions with extra add-ons such as facial peels and foot scrubs.
At Get Zen Healing Centers, the experienced staff fuses Eastern and Western healing methods to complement clients’ professional medical treatments. The centers’ services include detoxifying colon hydrotherapy and herbal remedies that can address sluggishness and fatigue. Certified practitioners use acupuncture and massage to treat stress and soreness. The skilled therapists can also combine services to create a customized wellness plan for each client that might include nutritional supplements, acupuncture, and bodywork to tackle digestive disorders, migraines, and lingering guilt about eating that whole bottle of your kids’ Flintstones vitamins.
The experienced spine soothers at Ocala Chiropractic and Wellness Center tend to bodies with thorough evaluations and a variety of massage modalities. During a 30-minute exam, discerning experts assess body alignment and discuss health histories, developing a plan for treatment and ways to deal with the teasing of jealous invertebrates. Aching bodies relax under proficient hands kneading in a choice of five modalities. Deep-tissue massages apply intense pressure to aching muscles, and maternity massages soothe away pregnancy stresses. Sports massages aid athletic bodies by appeasing damage from hard tackles, and therapeutic and Swedish kneadings let an hour fly by as stress melts away like a stick of butter sneaking out of a margarine convention.
Body and Soul's certified stress slugger, Franklin Gonzalez, employs a variety of soothing techniques to undo muscle knots and oust bodily tension. During a 60-minute Swedish massage, weary bodies can unwind while magical fingers pamper, helping to relieve back pain, improve range of motion, pump nourishing oxygen and nutrients into overexerted tissues, and encourage recovery from injuries sustained during intense chess matches.
By combining natural therapies with medical treatments, Lemire Clinic strives to reduce stress, pain, and anxiety, as well as manage symptoms and promote their clientele’s health spheres. Its services seek to cleanse the body of the chemical, heavy-metal, and environmental toxins naturally absorbed from innocent bystanding or felonious smashing of old-timey thermometers. Ionic foot-bath detoxification immerses leg-hands into a warm spa basin for 20–30 minutes (a $140 value for four sessions). A special sea salt is added to initiate detoxification and keep toe noodles from sticking together. This process can mobilize residues and wastes stored within the body, while its proponents boast its ability to promote organ function and auto-detoxification. Swimmers of these miniature oceans have reported alleviation of ailments such as migraines, hypertension, psoriasis, arthritis, and more.