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I LOVE Prenatal Massage

Seriously, is there anything more adorable than a pregnant woman? Don’t get me wrong, though. As a massage therapist, I know better than most what kinds of challenges those lovely ladies face.  Beyond the glowy face, the weird cravings, and the

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Spring Sale: DOUBLED!

You spoke, I listened! I’m excited to offer you all my Spring Sale, starting March 29! When I polled you all on Facebook, the top 2 things you wanted to see go on sale were: GIFT CERTIFICATES and HOT STONES!

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Valentine’s Couple’s Massage Workshop 2015

What can I say about this year’s Couple’s Massage Workshop? Three Words: SO. MUCH. FUN. Seriously, I don’t think I’ve had a better time as a Massage Therapist! The weather may not have been the greatest, but we all had

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New Aromassage: Resolve

I don’t know about the rest of you, but 2015 has already begun to issue challenges to me. I was sick, the entire first week of January. The sudden cold snap we had froze the pipes in our (the honey

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Massage Myths: Massage is a Luxury (that I can’t afford!)

Ok, guys. I have a terrible confession to make. Prepare to have your minds blown. … I didn’t have my first professional massage until I started massage school. I know, right? I bet you’re all like: But I, like many

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Muscle Pain vs Nerve Pain

PAIN It’s a part of the human condition. Let’s face it, if you’re alive, you’ve felt pain at one point or another. Worse, yet, is when you go to see someone for your pain, and you have to pay for

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Massage for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome: What a pain (in the neck, the arm, and the hand)

Referral pattern of the scalenes, which can cause Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Picture Copyright: J. Smolders, B.A., D.C. 1984

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (or TOS) Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (or TOS for short) is a common problem characterized by numbness, tingling, and pain in the neck, down the arm, and into the fingertips.  Traditionally, thoracic outlet syndrome is

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Couple’s Massage Class Review: Two Thumbs Up!

As many of you know, this past Sunday, I had the privilege to teach a my very first Couple’s Massage Class. And what a FANTASTIC class it was! Only 2 couples registered, so there was plenty of one-on-one instruction. Each

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Happy Valentine’s Day! Love Potion Massage Cream

Happy Valentine’s Day! I recently stumbled upon this AMAZING beeswax lotion recipe and turned it into a massage cream blend for my Couple’s Massage Class. I wanted to share the love and give you guys my blend so that you can

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How I Manage My Pain

“Katey, what do YOU do for pain?” This seems to be a pretty hot topic for my clients. I’m a professional at managing pain, so it makes a lot of sense that I’d have some nifty pain-management regimen  to pass

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