From Our Editors
At Huna Mua Wellness Center, founder and director Karen Reifinger breathes new life into ancient Polynesian medicine. An accredited practitioner of lomilomi, Huna, and Kahuna Lapa’au, Karen channels the wisdom of revered Hawaiian healers and dashboard hula girls to help clients discover whole-body health. When she practices lomilomi massage, Karen pours intensive energy into the recipient, allowing the interplay of touch and reflex to generate a deep state of relaxation. To perform Huna Mua—a healing art that harmonizes body and mind—she calls upon 35,000-year-old teachings. Karen supplements the practices of the Pacific Islands with quantum-energy technology and offers state-recognized workshops and certification programs on topics including Hawaiian healing studies.