Xinli "Cindy" Du used to sit at a computer all day, unaware of its effects on her body. It wasn't until she sat on a therapeutic ergonomics ball that she realized the damage she'd done. This experience rekindled her desire to practice Chinese medicine and answer her body's cries for improvement. Today, Cindy is an East Asian–medicine practitioner as well as a licensed acupuncturist. In the comfort of her cozy studio, all can seek her therapeutic services, which range from shiatsu and acupressure bodywork to herbal medicine and acupuncture.
Relaxation might be the most widely known benefit of massages, but licensed massage therapist Canaan Wong also performs them to ease pain, loosen stiff joints, and hasten healing. At Massa Wellness, knots unwind beneath the soothing kneads of Swedish, deep-tissue, hot-stone, and Thai massage. And since massage is naturally drug-free, it allows clients to enjoy its healthful benefits without the risks associated with pharmaceuticals or duels with pharmacists.
I have been a Massage Therapist for 14 years with advanced training from Brenneke School of Massage and Bastyr University. I have studied Aromatherapy, Acupressure, Acutonics, CranioSacral, Loku Lomi (Hawaiian), Prenatal, Reiki, Swedish, Foot Reflexology, Shiatsu, Qi Gong, Tuina, Oriental Medicine including cupping. I ha
Inside the opulent Fairmont Olympic Hotel, Penelope The Beauty Bar?s team of multitalented technicians commandeers a full-body menu of traditional and med-spa treatments. From microcurrent technology to marine extracts, the staff wields effective regimens to smooth silhouettes plagued by blemishes, cellulite, or stuck-on ball gowns. Alongside each treatment's regular rates stands discounted member pricing, which avails itself to customers with the purchase of annual memberships that also include access to special promotions throughout the year. Penelope & The Beauty Bar was also nominated as best day spa in 2014's Best of Western Washington poll.
Janine spent 16 years working as an executive assistant on Wall Street before abandoning the Charging Bull to study massage at the Swedish Institute in Manhattan. Now a licensed massage therapist, Janine combines her will to please and her newfound skills in therapeutic sessions that combine myofascial-release, deep-tissue, and lomi lomi techniques. While she works, she moves slowly, safely stretching limbs and joints without sudden movements and bringing harmony to the body's internal energies. In addition to her signature trio, her modalities also include hot-stone, shiatsu, Thai, and pregnancy massage.
Though the salon itself is not new?rather, it?s been open since 1987?and the stylists working there are anything but rookies, Salon Nouveau is a place where new looks are created every day. Cuts and color services keep hairstyles looking coiffed and current, while updos ready heads for nights on the town, weddings, and trips to the members-only DMV. The aestheticians on staff brighten complexions with more than a dozen facial treatments and nail technicians jazz up hands and feet with artful mani-pedis.