The pampering professionals at Iwordi Wellness rejuvenate bodies with holistic-healing treatments, facials, European massages, and laser treatments that fade varicose veins. After a treatment, clients can head to the onsite holistic gift shop and peruse its selection of aromatherapy oils, candles, and incense.
Baxter Avenue’s certified massage duo Lambsey Reeves and Megan McNamara treat sore bodies and stressed auras with a quartet of muscle-melting massage techniques. Clients can warm-up with a hot towel as the tissue tenderizer unleashes a stress-abolishing treatment, alleviating bothered backs of irritations from chronic pain and hard-to-reach mosquito bites. Swedish massages soothe patients with graceful long and flowing strokes, and deep-tissue rubdowns showcase the therapist’s brute strength in the form of firm kneads and intense rolls. Expectant mothers can relieve anxiety with a pressure-alleviating prenatal session, and sore soul sacks can enlist the power of trigger-point therapy to unbundle corporeal knots and relive pockets of pain and tension lint.
When Align Total Wellness opened in 2013, it marked the final revolution in owner Tronda Graham's career. Graham, who had always wanted to be a massage therapist but worked in finance?which has a strict no-massaging-other-people policy?decided to enroll in massage-therapy classes at Southwestern College in 2008. There, she developed a passion for oncology massage therapy. That passion continues today at her massage studio, where she specializes in bodywork and wellness services for women who have undergone or are currently undergoing cancer treatments. Her menu of services also includes restorative hand and foot treatments; cleansing back scrubs; and invigorating treatments for the face and scalp.
Bright Life Massage Therapy offers many options to suit your body's needs. Massage can help reduce common discomforts such as back pain, headache, neck and shoulder pain, and general stress. Choose from Swedish, deep tissue, sports, and prenatal massage. Each massage is tailored to your individual needs and wishes.
When considering what to bring to a desert island, one might consider a snowmobile, a milk steamer, and one of Elite Massage Therapy's therapists. The outfit's two locations dispense different methods of relief—from his station downtown, Jacob Kilbride specializes in sports-performance massage, supplemented by the rehabilitative Kinesio Taping Method and a Chinese scar-tissue mediation technique called gua sha. His journey began at Spencerian School of Massage, where he mastered anatomy and the fundamental techniques of Swedish, deep-tissue, and other modalities. Elite Massage Therapy's therapists complement therapeutic healing with sensory indulgence by keeping aromatherapy oils and hot stones on hand to dip into vats of molten chocolate.