Enhance - Relieve - Alleviate - Enjoy
This classic massage employs long soothing strokes to improve circulation, relieve muscle tension, and increase mobility; leaving you in a deeply relaxed, stress-free state. The perfect “body, mind, spirit” treatment to maintain good health.
Combinations of various massage modalities are used to address specific concerns, including back and neck pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, rotator cuff injuries, sciatica, and other muscle involved issues.
Combining traditional massage techniques, with stretching and weight counterbalancing, Shiatsu promotes self-healing, and encourages greater harmony of energy. Pressure is applied to specific zones of the body located along the acupuncture meridians. This treatment brings about a sense of relaxation while stimulating blood & lymphatic flow. Come prepared wearing loose fitting, comfortable clothing; as Shiatsu is practiced fully clothed on a padded mat, on the floor.
Soothing massage specifically designed for the expecting mother; offers relief from chronic muscle tension, nausea, swelling, and other common discomforts of pregnancy. Sinus Massage A combination of acupressure massage, essential oils, cooling globes, and reflexology to help open sinus passages; reducing swelling and headaches related to sinus pressure. Head, Neck & Back This massage employs a variety of techniques focused to release tension in the head, neck, shoulder, and back areas. Reflexology Massage An alternative therapy involving application of pressure to the feet and hands with specific thumb, finger, and hand techniques.
Our Wonderful Therapists
Jerry has been practicing the art of massage for over 30 years and has incorporated Shiatsu bodywork into his practice for 10 years. His initial training took place in the form of hundreds of hours as an apprentice to a master massage therapist. Advanced education and training over the years have brought to his approach a focused and intuitive experience based solely on each client’s needs. Jerry has worked with professional sports teams, high school athletes, and Cirque du Soleil performers. His experience with pain management, sports enhancement, stress management, injury rehabilitation, and overall physical and mental balancing, create a meaningful, beneficial, and rewarding bodywork experience for his clients.
Jerry’s own personal journey to relief from chronic pain inspired his commitment to excellence in the art of bodywork. It was his deeply rooted belief in bringing the healing power of touch to all those he serves that inspired the founding of Body Therapy Massage & Spa.
Jerry enjoys the family experience and continuing journey of the joys of children and grandchildren. In addition to his life’s work, cooking, great music, intimate partnership, and friendships blend for a rich and rewarding life filled with gratitude.
Colleen has been a licensed massage therapist since 2012. Her approach is a combination of CranioSacral therapy, lymphatic drainage, Trager and Thai. Her personality reflects her work – fluid, focused and sincere. She incorporates imagery, hot towels for circulation boosts, essential oils to elevate the senses, and relies strongly on intuition to ensure your level of relaxation is at a max. She recently returned from Florida to her Michigan homeland and brought back plenty of spa experience.
Arianna is a Licensed Massage Therapist and Licensed Esthetician. She graduated from Irene’s Myomassology Institute in 2013, and from Transitions School of Cosmetology in 2017. She loves all things skin care and healthy living and believes in educating her clients to help them achieve impeccable results with various treatments and products. From her relaxing hot stone massages to her acne-clearing facial peels, she truly knows how to make her clients feel and heal the best. When she’s not at work facilitating her clients’ relaxation and rejuvenation, Arianna is a bit of an outdoor enthusiast. She enjoys hiking with her dogs, kayaking, and maintaining a garden.