One-hundred years. That’s how long the staff of stylists, aestheticians, and massage therapists have been collectively working in their respective fields. From styling celebrity hair at the Four Seasons Salon in Miami to training at Gene Juarez Salon to designing hair on movie sets and photo shoots, these beauticians possess the experience and talent necessary to give their clients a fresh look and boost in self-confidence. And they do so with a wide slate of beauty treatments. In the salon, Adriana and her stylists cut, color, and treat hairdos. The spa, meanwhile, features mani-pedis, acupuncture, and customized facials that pare down blemishes and wrinkles.
Going beyond the pure pursuit of relaxation, the practitioners at Monroe Therapeutic Massage P.S. work closely with doctors, chiropractors, and hospitals to help ensure a more well-rounded result. To accommodate a variety of clients, the staff has outfitted each massage room with cushy tables perched hydraulic lifts. The highly accessible tables make it easy for patients in wheelchairs or with limited mobility to enjoy a seamless transition from the outside world to the indoor relaxation station. For additional comfort, the beds also feature heaters that allow patients to fully unwind and soften any butter packets that may have been pocketed during last night’s dinner date.
For more than a decade, Terry Mac has been boosting the health and wellness of her clients through the power of massage. During her various sessions, the highly trained licensed massage therapist delivers soothing pressure to aching shoulders and backs using the variety of massage modalities at her disposal, including Swedish and injury treatment styles. These soothing sessions help her clients reap the benefits of massage, such as deep relaxation, lowered blood pressure, and faster recovery from muscles that were pulled during strenuous activity, or because they were mistaken for taffy.
With the belief that "it doesn't have to hurt to heal," Al and Kate Reust call on their training in natural healing promote well-being through homeopathic medicine, massage therapy, and other holistic treatments. Ionic and homeopathic solutions help rid clients of harmful toxins as facials using Seacret skincare formulas nourish the complexion with dead sea minerals. As a licensed massage practitioner, Kate takes a hands-on approach to health with her extensive repertoire of massage techniques, which she enhances with essential oils, heated stones, and one eye twinkle from Fabio.
Tucked away inside a nondescript building in Seattle’s always-colorful International District, Imperial Foot Massage offers what some clients have come to believe is the city’s best massage experience. The dim, low-slung storefront doesn’t spend much time on décor or frills, opting instead to focus on the work at hand – literally. Guests can expect expert rub-downs from the comfort of several malleable red sofa chairs, which can be turned and tweaked, depending on the desired service. Basic foot rubs are what the cliental expects, and customers keep coming back for the relaxing 60, 90 and 120 –minute foot sessions, perfect for relieving aching bones after a hard week of walking.
Experienced as both a doula and a massage therapist, Talya Erez helps women and adults stay relaxed and focused amid the intense stress of childbirth or the simple tension of everyday life. Catering to clients from all lwalks of life, including the LGBTQ community and single mothers, she specializes in a tender touch, both easing expectant mothers' minds with prenatal massages and teaching new mothers how to safely massage their infants. As a doula, she meets with women before and after the birth, ensuring a smooth transition for the child as it enters a world without the womb's premium cable channels.