Merrick Massage Therapy
30 Min - $40
60 Min - $75
90 Min - $95
120 Min - $135
Massage therapy may offer relief from:
Stress * Headaches * Carpal Tunnel Symptoms
Tendinitis * Muscle Spasms * Sciatic Pain
Neck and Shoulder Pain and Tension
I work with you to design a that fits your individual needs. Every treatment is customized based on your feedback at the beginning of your session. Often I incorporate various types of massage techniques into a single session.
Some of the more common techniques and modalities are:
Swedish (sometimes called European massage) focuses on manipulating muscle tissue, using strokes, movements and pressure to help the muscles to relax, to improve blood and lymph circulation, to give greater mobility of muscles and joints and to assist in the repair of injuries.
Deep-Tissue This type of massage focuses on the deeper layers of muscle tissue. It aims to release the chronic patterns of tension in the body through slow strokes and deep finger pressure on the contracted areas.
Pre-natal/Pregnancy Safe, nurturing massage techniques are adapted to each stage of pregnancy. This tranquil massage will aalleviate pressure on the joints, reduce swelling in the legs, relieve lower back pain and aid the body during this special time of transformation in a woman's life.
Aromatherapy Pure essential oils will take you on a scentual journey while Swedish massage techniques will relax the body, improve circulation and reduce stress. This is the perfect introduction to massage therapy.
Reflexology utilizes reflex points of the feet and hands that correspond to every muscle, nerve, organ gland and bone in the body by pressing on those points. As a result blockages and toxins are released.
Shiatsu is founded on the traditional Chinese medicine meridian system, aiming to improve muscle conditon as well as promote the healthy flow of energy. Techniques include finger pressure, kneading, and gentle stretching.
Trigger Point Therapy is a method that applies concentrated finger pressure to trigger points to break cycles of spasm and pain. A trigger point is an irritated area in muscle fibers that when compressed may elicit pain or a twitching response.
Active Isolated Stretching is gentle and active, meaning you initiate a stretch, with the therapist guiding you and assisting to take you progressively slightly further with each repetition of the stretch
Chair Massage while the client sits clothed in a massage chair, the therapist massages the back, neck, shoulders, arms and hands. Very effective for