Fun Fact Friday Massage from Around the World: Snail Facial Massage

Fun Fact Friday Massage From Around the World: Snail Facial Massage Experts claim that the snail essence helps remove dead skin cells as well as toxins beneath the dermal layers. The trend started in France when snail slime was discovered for its anti-aging and deep moisturizing properties. French companies distributed ..Continue Reading

Fun Fact Friday – Memorial Day Facts You Should Know

Fun Fact Friday Memorial Day Facts You Should Know

How Often Should I Get a Massage?

How Often Should I Get a Massage? Every day! Well, maybe that’s not practical, even though it would be nice. This is one of the most common questions clients ask about massage therapy, and it really all depends on WHY you get massages. Do you get massages for health benefits? ..Continue Reading

Fun Fact Friday Massage From Around the World: Reflexology

Fun Fact Friday Massage From Around the World: Reflexology The origins of reflexology goes back to ancient Egypt. Found on the walls of a physicians tomb. Reflexology is the application of appropriate pressure to specific points and areas on the feet, hands, or ears. Reflexologists believe that these areas and ..Continue Reading

Fun Fact Friday Mother’s Day

Fun Fact Friday Mother’s Day Facts Mother’s Day is this weekend. It is time to remember how much your mother means to you. Remind her how much you love her and how much she has done for you. Here are some interesting facts about Mother’s Day. Have a great Mother’s ..Continue Reading

Massage Those Regular Headaches Away

Massage Those Regular Headaches Away Headaches can be a real misery and sometimes it can seem as if you’ve tried everything to get rid of them but they just keep on coming back. Painkillers can seem like the obvious choice because yes, they do work – but then the headache ..Continue Reading

Fun Fact Friday Massage from Around the World: Cupping Therapy

Fun Fact Friday Massage From Around the World: Cupping Therapy Cupping was developed thousands of years ago and though the techniques have modernized, the original philosophy remains the same. Cupping involves placing glass, bamboo or plastic jars on the skin and creating a vacuum by suctioning out the air. The ..Continue Reading

Mother’s Day Photo Contest

Tranquil Massage & Wellness Mother’s Day Photo Contest For Mother’s Day I decided to give away a FREE 60 Minute massage gift card. The only thing you have to do to win is submit a photo of your mom and have friends and family vote on it! THAT’S IT! Wow ..Continue Reading

Fun Fact Friday Massage from Around the World: Lomi Lomi Massage

Fun Fact Friday Massage From Around the World: Hawaiian Lomi Lomi Massage The massage is given in fluid, rhythmic motion using the forearms as well as the hands. Some people have described this as feeling like gentle waves moving over the body. Another feature is that different parts of the ..Continue Reading

Fun Fact Friday Massage from Around the World: Watsu Massage

Fun Fact Friday Massage From Around the World: Watsu (Water Shiatsu) Massage Created in California but derived from techniques from Japan. Watsu is a gentle form of body therapy performed in warm water, (around 35°C.) It combines elements of massage, joint mobilization , shiatsu, muscle stretching and dance. The receiver is ..Continue Reading