Massage in Columbia


Integrated Bodywork Associates: $45 for a 60-Minute Signature Massage Package at Integrated Bodywork Associates ($110 Value)

$45 for a 60-Minute Signature Massage Package at Integrated Bodywork Associates ($110 Value)

Integrated Bodywork Associates

Columbia

Therapists draw on massage techniques to help relieve chronic tension and promote relaxation; a dry-brush treatment helps exfoliate skin

$110 $45

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Farashé The Day Spa: One or Three 60-Minute Swedish Massages with Scalp-Therapy Treatments at Farashé The Day Spa (Up to 53% Off)

One or Three 60-Minute Swedish Massages with Scalp-Therapy Treatments at Farashé The Day Spa (Up to 53% Off)

Farashé The Day Spa

Columbia

Therapeutic 60-minute Swedish massages relieve stress and tension; 10-minute scalp-therapy treatments increase blood circulation

$337.50 $159

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Gentle Balance Massage & Essential Oils: 60- or 75-Minute Massage or 90-Minute Spa Sampler at Gentle Balance Massage & Essential Oils (Up to 51% Off)

60- or 75-Minute Massage or 90-Minute Spa Sampler at Gentle Balance Massage & Essential Oils (Up to 51% Off)

Gentle Balance Massage & Essential Oils

Multiple Locations

Full-body spa packages treat skin and muscles to relaxing massage in conjunction with aromatherapy and other soothing services

$80 $42

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Wellness Therapy: Massages at Wellness Therapy (Up to 56% Off). Four Options Available.

Massages at Wellness Therapy (Up to 56% Off). Four Options Available.

Wellness Therapy

The Wall Building

Therapists untie knotted muscles with flowing Swedish strokes or targeted deep pressure, or perform reflexology treatments

$80 $39

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Waller Therapeutic Massage: One or Three 60-Minute Deep-Tissue Massages at Waller Therapeutic Massage (Up to 52% Off)

One or Three 60-Minute Deep-Tissue Massages at Waller Therapeutic Massage (Up to 52% Off)

Waller Therapeutic Massage

Ellicott City

Hour-long deep-tissue massage sessions use vigorous pressure and stretching to help relieve back pain and muscle tension

$90 $45

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Fulton Family Chiropractic: $42 for One 60-Minute Massage at Fulton Family Chiropractic ($85 Value)

$42 for One 60-Minute Massage at Fulton Family Chiropractic ($85 Value)

Fulton Family Chiropractic

Fulton

Liscensed massage therapist staff work out knots and soothe muscles with a customized massage session

$85 $42

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Heavenly Hands Rejuvenation: Customized Massage Package with Reflexology or European Facial at Heavenly Hands Rejuvenation (Up to 52% Off)

Customized Massage Package with Reflexology or European Facial at Heavenly Hands Rejuvenation (Up to 52% Off)

Heavenly Hands Rejuvenation

Catonsville

Therapist relieves stress and tension with a customized massage, plus reflexology or a clarifying European facial

$90 $45

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Heavenly Garden A Spa: Swedish, Deep-Tissue, or Sports Massage, or a Couples Massage at Heavenly Garden A Spa (Up to 57% Off)

Swedish, Deep-Tissue, or Sports Massage, or a Couples Massage at Heavenly Garden A Spa (Up to 57% Off)

Heavenly Garden A Spa

Greenbelt

A licensed massage therapist relaxes clients and targets their stress points with varying amounts of pressure

$90 $39

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Relaxing Moments: One Swedish Massage with Foot Reflexology or Three Swedish Massages at Relaxing Moments (Up to 54% Off)

One Swedish Massage with Foot Reflexology or Three Swedish Massages at Relaxing Moments (Up to 54% Off)

Relaxing Moments

Catonsville

Swedish massages relax muscles and relieve tension, and foot reflexology promotes full-body wellness through specialized techniques

$160 $79

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It's About Health: One or Two Microcurrent Facial-Sculpting Treatments at It’s About Health (Up to 60% Off)

One or Two Microcurrent Facial-Sculpting Treatments at It’s About Health (Up to 60% Off)

It's About Health

Ellicott City

Microcurrent facial-lifting-and-sculpting treatments leave skin soft, smooth, and with reduced signs of aging

$120 $59

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Julie Payne-funk, Lmt - Solace, Llc: An 90-Minute Aroma Oil Massage at Solace, LLC (50% Off)

An 90-Minute Aroma Oil Massage at Solace, LLC (50% Off)

Julie Payne-funk, Lmt - Solace, Llc

Ellicott City

From the merchant: Choose a relaxing, uplifting or pain-relieving organic aromatherapy oil, expertly applied to nourish body and soul.

$135 $68

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Tea Spa: Signature Massage Package with Foot Scrub or Sauna Session, Facial, or Couples Massage at Tea Spa (Up to 61% Off)

Signature Massage Package with Foot Scrub or Sauna Session, Facial, or Couples Massage at Tea Spa (Up to 61% Off)

Tea Spa

Wheaton - Glenmont

Signature massage blends Swedish, deep-tissue, and trigger-point techniques; facial deep-cleanses and clears acne; foot scrub detoxifies

$85 $39

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Sustainability Massage Therapy: 60- or 90-Minute Full-Body Massage at Sustainability Massage Therapy (Up to 56% Off)

60- or 90-Minute Full-Body Massage at Sustainability Massage Therapy (Up to 56% Off)

Sustainability Massage Therapy

Arbutus

Massage therapist with more than 1,000 hours of massage experience uses environmentally friendly products during his therapeutic massages

$80 $35

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Journey to Calm: Up to 58% Off Therapeutic Massage at Journey to Calm

Up to 58% Off Therapeutic Massage at Journey to Calm

Journey to Calm

Cockeysville

From the merchant: Individualized 60 minute therapeutic massage integrating swedish and deep tissue techniques

$95 $40

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Hammam Luna: One or Three 60-Minute Massages or 60-Minute Couples Massage with Aromatherapy at Hammam Luna (Up to 54% Off)

One or Three 60-Minute Massages or 60-Minute Couples Massage with Aromatherapy at Hammam Luna (Up to 54% Off)

Hammam Luna

McLean

Visitors sink into relaxing sessions that incorporate flowing Swedish strokes or hot stones, or opt for focused deep-tissue massage

$125 $61

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Total Release: Acupressure Treatments with Reflexology or Hot Stones at Total Release (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Acupressure Treatments with Reflexology or Hot Stones at Total Release (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Total Release

Washington

Manipulation of the hands and feet heals the body and an application of pressure clears energy blockages

$60 $31

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Elegant Escape Day Spa: One or Three 60-Minute Swedish or Deep-Tissue Massages at Elegant Escape Day Spa (Up to 55% Off)

One or Three 60-Minute Swedish or Deep-Tissue Massages at Elegant Escape Day Spa (Up to 55% Off)

Elegant Escape Day Spa

Owings Mills

Licensed massage therapist delivers long, flowing strokes or heavier kneads to soften knots or promote overall relaxation

$100 $49

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Yully Massage: A 30-Minute Sports Massage at Yulli Massage (56% Off)

A 30-Minute Sports Massage at Yulli Massage (56% Off)

Yully Massage

Old Courthouse

From the merchant: Yully Ludena is Nationally Certified massage therapist with over 10 years of experience. specialty deep tissue massage.

$45 $20

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Pamper Me Mobile Massage: 60-Minute Swedish Massage or Aromatherapy Couple's Massage at Pamper Me Mobile Massage (Up to 51% Off)

60-Minute Swedish Massage or Aromatherapy Couple's Massage at Pamper Me Mobile Massage (Up to 51% Off)

Pamper Me Mobile Massage

Woodberry

Massage therapists calm stress and tame tension during Swedish massages or couple’s massages enhanced with aromatherapy

$160 $80

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Advanced Spine & Wellness Center: One or Three 50-Minute Massages at Advanced Spine & Wellness Center (Up to 42% Off)

One or Three 50-Minute Massages at Advanced Spine & Wellness Center (Up to 42% Off)

Advanced Spine & Wellness Center

West Rockville

Massage therapists use a variety of therapeutic techniques to help alleviate chronic pain and promote relaxation

$80 $49

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Msprity: Aromatherapy Massage for One with Foot Scrub, or Aromatherapy Couple's Massage, at Msprity (Up to 62%Off)

Aromatherapy Massage for One with Foot Scrub, or Aromatherapy Couple's Massage, at Msprity (Up to 62%Off)

Msprity

Westfield

During aromatherapy massages, therapists knead away tension and fill the air with the soothing fragrance of essential oils

$155 $59

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Easeful Movements Massage & Bodywork: An 60-Minute Acupressure Massage at Easeful Movements Massage & Bodywork (50% Off)

An 60-Minute Acupressure Massage at Easeful Movements Massage & Bodywork (50% Off)

Easeful Movements Massage & Bodywork

Ellicott City

From the merchant: 60-minute acupressure session

$80 $40

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One Aum: 60-Minute or 90-Minute Thai Massage at One Aum (Up to 53% Off)

60-Minute or 90-Minute Thai Massage at One Aum (Up to 53% Off)

One Aum

Potomac

Thai yoga therapists use pressure and yoga-like stretching during each session to manipulate the body, relieving muscle pain and tension

$120 $59

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Mirando Chiropractic Center: Chiropractic Consultation with One or Two 45-Minute Massages at Mirando Chiropractic Center (71% Off)

Chiropractic Consultation with One or Two 45-Minute Massages at Mirando Chiropractic Center (71% Off)

Mirando Chiropractic Center

Washington

Dr. Mirando examines the spine and back during a 30-minute consultation, and a massage therapist administers a pain-relieving massage

$205 $59

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Ageless Wellness Center: 60- or 90-Minute Massage at Ageless Wellness Center (Up to 58% Off)

60- or 90-Minute Massage at Ageless Wellness Center (Up to 58% Off)

Ageless Wellness Center

North Bethesda

A massage therapist assuages the body with a choice of acupressure, Swedish, or lymphatic-detox massage

$120 $50

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Sun Spa: $49 for a 60-Minute Reflexology Foot Massage at Sun Spa ($98 Value)

$49 for a 60-Minute Reflexology Foot Massage at Sun Spa ($98 Value)

Sun Spa

Annapolis

Feet soak in an antioxidant bath before receiving a lavender scrub, mud mask, and massage along “reflex” points across the foot

$98 $49

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Masso the Art of Healing: $49 for 60-Minute Therapeutic, Prenatal, or Swedish Massage at Masso the Art of Healing ($90 Value)

$49 for 60-Minute Therapeutic, Prenatal, or Swedish Massage at Masso the Art of Healing ($90 Value)

Masso the Art of Healing

9, New Market

Relax with a 60-minute therapeutic, prenatal, or Swedish massage

$90 $49

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AngelTouch Massage: Hot Stone, Swedish, or Deep-Tissue Massages at AngelTouch Massage (Up to 53% Off). Four Options Available.

Hot Stone, Swedish, or Deep-Tissue Massages at AngelTouch Massage (Up to 53% Off). Four Options Available.

AngelTouch Massage

Overlea

Licensed massage therapist uses modalities such as Swedish, deep-tissue, and hot stone to relieve lower back pain and reduce anxiety

$125 $59

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Serenity Spa Wellness Center: Swedish or Aromatherapy Massage, or Deep-Tissue Massage and Facial at Serenity Spa Wellness Center (Up to 51% Off)

Swedish or Aromatherapy Massage, or Deep-Tissue Massage and Facial at Serenity Spa Wellness Center (Up to 51% Off)

Serenity Spa Wellness Center

Gaithersburg

Massages use Swedish, aromatherapy, or deep-tissue techniques to melt tension; facial rejuvenates skin

$99 $49

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B-CC Total Body Beauty Salon and Spa: $55 for a 60-Minute Deep-Tissue Massage at B-CC Total Body Beauty Salon & Spa ($120 Value)

$55 for a 60-Minute Deep-Tissue Massage at B-CC Total Body Beauty Salon & Spa ($120 Value)

B-CC Total Body Beauty Salon and Spa

Bethesda

Skilled therapist administers deep-tissue pressure to ease chronic tension and promote relaxation

$120 $55

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Kim's Acupressure Massage Clinic: Up to 52% Off Massasge at Kim's Acupressure Massage Clinic

Up to 52% Off Massasge at Kim's Acupressure Massage Clinic

Kim's Acupressure Massage Clinic

Wheaton - Glenmont

From the merchant: Massage provides balance to each part of the body

$80 $39

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The Center for Holistic Wellness: One or Two Reflexology Sessions or Clinical Hypnotherapy at The Center for Holistic Wellness (Up to 66% Off)

One or Two Reflexology Sessions or Clinical Hypnotherapy at The Center for Holistic Wellness (Up to 66% Off)

The Center for Holistic Wellness

Catonsville

De-stress with a reflexology treatment for hands and feet or address chronic issues or addictions with hypnotherapy

$125 $45

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Tea Spa Wellness Center: Express Massage and Sauna Session or Individual or Couple's Massage at Tea Spa (Up to 51% Off)

Express Massage and Sauna Session or Individual or Couple's Massage at Tea Spa (Up to 51% Off)

Tea Spa Wellness Center

Multiple Locations

Let a therapist knead away tension with a couple’s or individual massage or sweat out toxins in a sauna with detox package

$80 $39

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First Relax Express: Massages, Acupressure, and Reflexology at First Relax Express (Up to 52% Off). Four Options Available.

Massages, Acupressure, and Reflexology at First Relax Express (Up to 52% Off). Four Options Available.

First Relax Express

Gaithersburg

Massage therapists dissipate pain and tension with a blend of Eastern and Western healing techniques

$70 $35

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VM Body and Health: 60-Minute Body Toning and Rejuvenation Massage or a 75-Minute Head-to-Toe Massage at VM Body and Health (Up to 54% Off)

60-Minute Body Toning and Rejuvenation Massage or a 75-Minute Head-to-Toe Massage at VM Body and Health (Up to 54% Off)

VM Body and Health

McLean

Massage therapists draw on Eastern and Western techniques to tone the body with targeted strokes or relax muscles from head to toe

$98 $45

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Healing Laser Centers: $29 for Two Cold-Laser Therapy Sessions, a 60-Minute Massage, and an Exam at Healing Laser Centers ($200 Value)

$29 for Two Cold-Laser Therapy Sessions, a 60-Minute Massage, and an Exam at Healing Laser Centers ($200 Value)

Healing Laser Centers

Chiropractic Works

Cold lasers help reduce inflammation and repair injured tissue, all without harming the surrounding skin; massage further eases pain

$200 $29

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Maryland Spine Care: Consultation with One or Three HydroMassages and Spinal Adjustments at Maryland Spine Care (Up to 87% Off)

Consultation with One or Three HydroMassages and Spinal Adjustments at Maryland Spine Care (Up to 87% Off)

Maryland Spine Care

Landmark Shopping Center

After consulting with a chiropractor, patient enjoys time in heated water-massage bed and receive spinal adjustments

$229 $29

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Antonio Grandez Massage Therapy LLC: 60-Minute Thai or Deep-Tissue Massage or a Thai Couples Massage at Antonio Grandez Massage Therapy LLC (59% Off)

60-Minute Thai or Deep-Tissue Massage or a Thai Couples Massage at Antonio Grandez Massage Therapy LLC (59% Off)

Antonio Grandez Massage Therapy LLC

Multiple Locations

Focused massage therapist soothes pain and tension using thai or deep-tissue massage techniques

$120 $49

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Rockville Massage: Hot-Stone Massage, Cupping Massage, or Massage and Face Cupping Massage at Rockville Massage (Up to 44% Off)

Hot-Stone Massage, Cupping Massage, or Massage and Face Cupping Massage at Rockville Massage (Up to 44% Off)

Rockville Massage

Central Rockville

Cupping is an ancient practice that relaxes clients, eases muscle tension, and can even improve skin tone and the appearance of fine lines

$80 $45

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Top Wellness Center: 60- or 90-Minute Swedish Massage with Hot Stones at Top Wellness Center (59% Off)

60- or 90-Minute Swedish Massage with Hot Stones at Top Wellness Center (59% Off)

Top Wellness Center

West Rockville

The long, flowing kneads of Swedish massage increase circulation and help clients relax, with heated stones for added pain relief

$95 $39

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B-CC Total Body Beauty Salon and Spa: $109 for Mini Spa Package with Massage, Facial, and Manicure at B-CC Total Body Beauty Salon & Spa ($225 Value)

$109 for Mini Spa Package with Massage, Facial, and Manicure at B-CC Total Body Beauty Salon & Spa ($225 Value)

B-CC Total Body Beauty Salon and Spa

Bethesda

Mini spa package eases tension with a massage and bolsters beauty with a signature facial and gel manicure

$225 $109

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Care Foot Wellness Center: $39 for 60-Minute Acupressure, Reflexology, or Swedish Massage  at Care Foot Wellness Center ($62 Value)

$39 for 60-Minute Acupressure, Reflexology, or Swedish Massage at Care Foot Wellness Center ($62 Value)

Care Foot Wellness Center

Gaithersburg

Massage therapists dissipate pain and tension with a blend of Eastern and Western healing techniques

$62 $39

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Indulge Salon & Day Spa: One or Three 60-Minute Deep Tissue Massages at Indulge Salon & Day Spa (Up to 59% Off)

One or Three 60-Minute Deep Tissue Massages at Indulge Salon & Day Spa (Up to 59% Off)

Indulge Salon & Day Spa

Essex

Massage therapist disentangles deeply-embedded muscle knots with concentrated kneads that ease chronic discomfort

$65 $30

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Body Mechanix: $49 for a One-Hour Customized Occupational/Sports-Styled Massage at Body Mechanix ($120 Value)

$49 for a One-Hour Customized Occupational/Sports-Styled Massage at Body Mechanix ($120 Value)

Body Mechanix

Annapolis

Client-focused massage centers on individual needs and specific health complaints

$120 $49

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PamperMe1st: 60- or 90-Minute Massage at PamperMe1st (Up to 72% Off)

60- or 90-Minute Massage at PamperMe1st (Up to 72% Off)

PamperMe1st

Woodbourne - McCabe

Licensed massage therapists assuage chronic aches and pent-up stress

$140 $39

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Elements Massage: One 90-Minute Massage or Two or Three One-Hour Massages at Elements Massage (Up to 57% Off)

One 90-Minute Massage or Two or Three One-Hour Massages at Elements Massage (Up to 57% Off)

Elements Massage

Lutherville - Timonium

Therapists soothe away aches and tension with massage strokes tailored to your body

$129 $69

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Comfy Feet Spa: 60-Minute Full-Body Massage or 50-Minute Foot Reflexology Treatment at Comfy Feet Spa (Up to 61% Off)

60-Minute Full-Body Massage or 50-Minute Foot Reflexology Treatment at Comfy Feet Spa (Up to 61% Off)

Comfy Feet Spa

Washington

Foot reflexology and massage are performed in an amber-hued spa with horizontal beds, gauzy curtains, and bamboo accents

$120 $55

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The Lavender Lotus Mobile Wellness Spa: 60-, 90-, or 120-Minute Massage at The Lavender Lotus Mobile Wellness Spa (Up to 53% Off)

60-, 90-, or 120-Minute Massage at The Lavender Lotus Mobile Wellness Spa (Up to 53% Off)

The Lavender Lotus Mobile Wellness Spa

The Lavender Lotus Spa

Therapist alleviates stress and tension with custom massage strokes

$80 $39

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Muscular Harmony: 1.5- or 2-Hour Therapeutic Massage with Aromatherapy and Heat Therapy at Muscular Harmony (Up to 49% Off)

1.5- or 2-Hour Therapeutic Massage with Aromatherapy and Heat Therapy at Muscular Harmony (Up to 49% Off)

Muscular Harmony

Multiple Locations

All-natural aromatherapy blended lotions accompany each session; fusion of massage techniques customized to each client

$155 $79

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    The skilled massage therapists at Sole Zones Reflexology & Massage deploy their healing hands across backs, limbs, and feet, easing aches and pains amid their tranquil, spa-like facility or bringing their soothing services to clients’ doorsteps. Their therapeutic massages utilize customized Swedish, deep-tissue, and chair modalities, each of which focuses on improving circulation while unknotting French-braided muscles. Built on the belief that reflex points in the hands and feet are connected to the body’s system of organs, Sole Zone's reflexologists are able to further encourage physiques to relax, rebalance, and self-heal by stimulating specific nerve endings during 30- to 60-minute reflexology sessions.
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