At GroundedBodywork, licensed massage therapist Jess Coe facilitates a deep healing process that transcends the relaxing effects of general spa massage. By reestablishing structural imbalances and acute issues, he aims to bring clients relief from their pain and foster a sense of well-being that brings about both physical and emotional balance. Though Jess offers everything from Swedish massage to neuro muscular reprogramming, he performs every treatment with his clients? specific ailments and needs in mind, crafting a personalized approach that meets their specific needs.
Though her aesthetic studies have taken her across the globe to practice in Sweden, Austria, Poland, and France, skincare specialist Terese Borowy finds her best inspiration in her own backyard. A firm believer in cruelty-free cosmetics, the seasoned aesthetician relies on herbs from her own garden for many of her spa treatments, blending them with products from top European lines such as Baborganic and Raya. When not doling out facials, peels, body treatments, and waxing services in her spa, she can often be found cooking, hiking, or providing tips for common skincare concerns—including how to use yogurt to cure a hot-pepper burn and what type of pudding makes the best emergency sunblock.
Experienced and certified massage therapist Agnes Lenzen taps into her extensive knowledge of holistic bodywork to customize massages based on clients? individual needs. The practitioner might harness the gentle, ache-alleviating strokes of Swedish massage or intensify the pressure during a deep-tissue kneading to tackle chronic pain and a bevy of other corporeal ailments. A frequent participant in outdoor exercise and meditation, Agnes can outline personalized nutrition, fitness, and mind-clearing regimens that further rid the body of stress, helping patrons to maintain a level of relaxation normally only achieved by Jimmy Buffet's cat.:m]]
Certified massage therapist Hazel Frost took her massage education one step further with advanced training in neuromuscular therapy. She deploys those skills, along with Swedish and deep-tissue techniques, during 60-, 90-, and 120-minute massage sessions. Hazel offers shiatsu, thai, and reflexology massages, in addition to trigger-point and myofascial therapy. Also a certified holistic health coach, she helps her clients accomplish their overall wellness goals such as losing weight or increasing their energy level enough to beat Super Mario Bros. in one sitting.
At Rutsamee Thai Spa BodyWork, a team of trained massage therapists uses traditional Thai massage techniques to help clients achieve a balance between their physical and mental wellness. The spa's signature treatment, the Thai body massage, combines gentle kneading with calculated stretching of the muscles and joints. Alternatively, therapists can perform other services such as Thai foot scrubs and reflexology treatments, aromatherapy massages with essential oils, and deep-tissue massages.
Kim was already cutting hair at age 3. Although back then she was snipping her Barbies' strands, she's since moved on to cutting, coloring, and styling life-sized tresses. Today, Kim has more than 20 years of experience and a flurry of ongoing education courses under her belt. She draws on this knowledge while working at Bellissima Salon, where she boosts clients' confidence and beauty with the aid of products from Redken, Kevin Murphy, and Simply Smooth.