The massage therapists at Extreme Relaxation knead potent doses of relaxation directly into sore extremities and shoulders with each massage. During the kneading, torsos, biceps, and Frankenstein neck bolts loosen beneath broad, gliding massage strokes. The lighter pressures of Swedish massage segue into deep-tissue techniques as dexterous hands manipulate connective tissues and lower-layer muscles.
At Soul II Soul Massage & Salon, licensed massage therapist Faye Holmes uses her talent and passion for massage therapy to ward off stress and the ailments that come with it. She pampers aching muscles and fights anxiety with four types of kneading techniques, from muscle-stretching deep-tissue pressures to trigger-point release therapy. Faye also amps up her sessions with relaxing hot stones, and ensures skin stays as soft as the day it was grown with salt and sugar body scrubs and paraffin-wax treatments.
Behind a quaint yellow-brick storefront, owner Sallie Turner applies more than 20 years of styling experience to each new haircut or coloring treatment. She and her team work amid pink and beige walls, styling strands or beautifying façades with skincare treatments, spray tans, waxing, and nail services. They welcome appointments and walk-ins alike.
SoCa Day Spa is devoted to providing relaxation and beautification for their world-weary clients. Skilled aestheticians are on hand to eradicate erroneous skin cells, flush faces with rejuvenating light, and knead out even the most mulish of knots. SoCa's signature scrub ($75 value), an hour-long exfoliating retreat, utilizes medically ground crystal particles combined with plant fibers, natural enzymes, and Napa valley grape seeds to gently desquamate dead dermis off the top layer of your identity, followed by a Swiss shower to wash away the resulting detritus. Evict painful, burrowing CHUDS from deep within muscle mass with a calming, one-hour, signature massage ($80), which uses different styles such as Swedish, deep tissue, and myofascial massage, to puttifying effect. SoCa's signature facial ($75) enlists the aid of pharmaceutical-grade concentrates to cleanse, tone, restore, and balance your tableau of sensory experience.
Clients at Princess Spa certainly receive a modern take on the royal treatment. A licensed aesthetician and massage therapist performs each service. Clients can relax with reflexology or opt for a deep-tissue massage, which unties the knots in the body. As for aesthetics, clients can also turn to Princess Spa for full-body waxing. Other services include: eyebrow threading, eyelash extensions, castor oil treatments, makeup, and bridal makeup. All services include a free consultation, free parking space is also available.
Jerine McLean welcomes questions about her approach to massage therapy. She answers them over the phone or during appointments, where she combats muscular tension with three massage modalities. There’s long, gliding Swedish strokes to relax muscles, and concentrated deep-tissue kneads to relieve chronic pains. She also performs neuromuscular therapy—a holistic massage technique that encourages the body to heal itself. And to accommodate busy schedules, Jerine can sit clients down on a specialized ergonomic chair for abbreviated 15-minute sessions.