Mystic Fountain Wellness Center's holistic healers restore bodies with recuperative treatments designed to stimulate natural healing processes, not replace them. These treatments might include the strategic placement of tiny adhesive magnets or the application of soft herb- and aloe-soaked bandages, both of which oust stored stress and toxins. The Himalayan salt room also treats chronic conditions, in particular respiratory issues such as sinus trouble. With its low temperature relative to a typical sauna, the infrared sauna is particularly appealing to clients with a low tolerance for heat or snowmen with an extraordinarily high tolerance for heat.
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.
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.