Restoration Massage

Do you prefer getting massages when the weather’s freezing cold or scorching hot?  I asked this question last week to some clients, curious of their preferences. I know for myself that I much prefer getting a massage when it’s cold outside. I love a toasty warm massage table and my dry, thirsty skin absorbs oil like a sponge. But walking out into 100-degree heat after being oiled up – YUCK. Thinking my clients might be [...]

2018-01-24T13:39:33+00:00January 24th, 2018|

Taking Us Seriously

Why do I continually encounter people who don’t take my profession seriously? Or who like to make a joke of it? “Are you still doing that massage thing?” – like it’s a passing phase in our life. “Dude, check her out!” – conventioneers elbowing each other as my massage therapist is doing chair massage (and I’ve heard much worse). “Oh that’s nice…” – then the business person at the Chamber of Commerce event scans past [...]

2018-01-24T13:36:08+00:00November 17th, 2016|

Have chair, will travel

I get bored with the four walls of my massage room. I love my clients and my workspace, but I welcome a change from the daily routine whenever I can get it. Taking my massage chair out to another workplace or event gives me the fresh air I crave. Besides the need for variety in my massage practice, I’ve discovered several benefits of chair massage for myself and my clients: Supplements your massage income: Frequently, [...]

2017-03-13T10:45:34+00:00March 11th, 2015|