What is Hawaiian or Kahuna massage

What is Hawaiian or Kahuna massage

Hawaiian or Kahuna also known as Lomi lomi is a type of massage long practiced in Hawaiian medicine. It is a healing modality in Hawaii, rooted in huna (a Hawaiian philosophy centered on achieving harmony in mind, body, and spirit). Along with improving circulation...
What if I see that I’ve drooled?

What if I see that I’ve drooled?

The tranquil, dimmed light, environment of a therapy room allows for many people to fall into a peaceful rest. For some when they wake up, they notice a pool of drool on the pillow or massage table. This is very common. It often happens when people are being massaged...

To tip or not to tip

Therapists around the world rely heavily on receiving tips for the treatments they give. If you eat out, have your shoes shined or are helped in a hotel we are expected to offer a tip for great service. In Europe and the US tipping at 20%-30% is considered normal...
I have varicose veins, can I still get a massage

I have varicose veins, can I still get a massage

Varicose veins are those veins where the valves preventing back flow are no longer adequately functioning. They are very common, and are commonly caused by long periods of standing, in women pregnancies can significantly contribute and excess weight can create...
Things your therapists do NOT care about

Things your therapists do NOT care about

As a male therapist I get a little more than a fair share of first time clients who are concerned about their first experience. Hopefully you have enjoyed an excellent massage at some point, this list is however for those who have a few nagging concerns that keep them...