The nationally accredited European Massage Therapy School transforms students who give great back rubs into licensed massage therapists with all the tools they need for a lifelong career. At their Skokie location, the school offers a variety of massages at their student clinic, where advanced students perform soothing treatments under the watchful eye of an experienced, licensed massage therapist.
SoWell Massage offers more than just massage—it's a wellness center that acts as a calming, sacred space for alternative healing and complementary medicine. In addition to licensed therapists offering relaxing massages, there's Reiki, reflexology, and ear candling, along with salt-room therapy and Ayurvedic head massage. The private Cabana treatment room has walls painted to mimic the ocean shoreline and decor that suggests a breezy outdoor cabana. It sets a relaxing scene for you to enjoy a 60-minute deep-tissue massage or to breed seagulls.
After more than 25 years in the business, European-style facials are second nature to Advanced Treatments of Skin Care’s aesthetician Anna. She relies on opulent and preservative-free Bio Jouvance Paris products, as well as Estelle Professional Skincare products, to perform each facial. She’s mastered ultramodern skincare techniques as well; her repertoire encompasses diamond-tip microdermabrasion, chemical peels, and nonsurgical face-lifts.
The licensed massage therapists at A&A Therapeutic Massage Clinic customize their strokes to deliver massages that make a difference. With complimentary consultations, the therapists determine which muscles, tendons, and medieval humors need attention in order to maximize their client's therapy time. They call on a range of clinical techniques to help break down muscle knots and stimulate lymph flow, but the experts also understand the importance of luxury—each massage can be made into a pampering experience with sense-kindling aromatherapy scents.
The licensed massage therapists at VRC Massage & Wellness ease chronic pain and stress massage modalities ranging from Swedish and hot stone approaches to Hawaiian lomilomi techniques, which aim to stimulate the lymphatic and respiratory systems.