At the National Holistic Institute, massage therapist Kimmie studied Eastern- and Western-style techniques such as Thai, shiatsu, and Swedish massage. She also studied kinesiology and anatomy. All of this knowledge comes together at Kimmie’s Massage, where she doles out focused bodywork sessions designed to facilitate physical and emotional health. A practicing clairvoyant, Kimmie also offers psychic readings and teaches meditation classes.
For more than 10 years, Mark A. Flower has cultivated a tranquil healing setting to help those suffering from headaches, neck and back pain, chronic health issues, anxiety, and sleep disorders. Blending traditional Chinese medicine and other healing techniques, his acupuncture sessions target specific areas of the body or the voodoo doll to calm headaches, reverse digestive problems, melt tense muscles, and soothe joints.
At Quantum Contact, a personal trainer gets bodies sweating and muscles groaning with cardiovascular workouts and strength training. Once exercisers hit their limit, they turn to the massage therapist. He uses Swedish, deep-tissue, sports, and reflexology techniques to eliminate lactic acids that accumulate in muscles during exercise, resulting in pain relief and muscle repair.
At Mane Event Salon & Spa, massage therapist Chrystina Swan lends a hand to the pampering side of services with massage therapy. She uses a variety of massage techniques, including Swedish, reflexology, and deep tissue, and aromatherapy can be added for extra relaxation. Other services at the salon and spa include haircare, mani-pedis, facials, spray tanning, and more.
Targeted training in designer chemical peels, LED light therapy, and Brazilian waxing give Katy Triacca an edge as an aesthetician. She puts her education to good use at Katy Triacca Aesthetics, where she not only performs these specialized spa services, but also tackles other issues. For example, she waxes faces and blends a facial that zeroes in on rosacea.
With scissors in hand, stylist Laura Montani cuts and colors the hair of clients at Calypso Salon. Highlights add accents and dimension to monotone tresses and cuts offer up a new frame to the face. The salon also stocks professional haircare products from lines such as L'Or?al Professionnel, Pureology, and Redken.