Many people I run into have little, if any, knowledge of what Lomi Massage is all about. This is not unusual as in this part of the country not many practice this form of healing. Massage is not just a feel good experience. Massage is a healing art. Continue reading
Lomi is a sacred form of massage from the ancient Hawaiians passed down from generation to generation, and from village to village. Lomi is a beautiful form of massage. Lomi is a powerful form of bodywork. How in the world does this compare to an onion?
Onions have layers. Lomi has layers. The more you peel an onion, the more its true essence comes out. Lomi has the same effect on the body. It allows you the freedom to have your true self come out and healing to take place. Continue reading
Over my 20 years as an L.M.T., I have come across many therapists who aren’t familiar with the art of Lomi Lomi Massage. It is not a well known modality, and it is taught in very few schools throughout the country. I had never heard of it in my first ten years of practice. Then, I discovered a Lomi Lomi workshop.
Other than having the courage to initially sign up for massage school, taking that workshop was the second most important career choice I have made. It was a true game changer. This work has changed the way I think about Massage. It has helped my client’s well-being Continue reading
ONE OF THE GREATEST ATTRIBUTES IN LIFE IS SELFISHNESS – FOR, IF YOU CAN’T TAKE CARE OF YOURSELF, YOU WILL FIND DIFFICULTY IN TAKING CARE OF OTHERS.
Massage is often thought of as just getting your sore muscles rubbed Continue reading
How many people think of massage as being spiritual? Most think of massage as being a luxury, a self indulgence, or just a feel good experience.
To break down massage to its most basic function, it can be said that when you rub a muscle Continue reading
It was a sunny day in Paris when I arose early and rode my bike to the Eiffel Tower where I would help giving massages at a breast cancer booth set up for a four mile race.
I got out early and rode my bike to the Eiffel Tower. It was a perfect morning and I rode along the Seine River. I rode for about 45 minutes, along the river from Notre Dame to the Champ de Mars. Continue reading
Think of how you have met some of the most important and loving persons in your life. Very likely, the first word ever spoken between you was Hello.
It’s a simple little word that has been such an icebreaker Continue reading
Massage Therapy is an interesting, rewarding, and profitable career. It is a career that you can do full time or part time. Massage is a rewarding career choice as it allows you to help heal those in need with a hands-on approach. Continue reading
Stress. We all have it. We all feel it, and we all know it’s not a good thing for us. It can be brought on by work, family, friends and just life’s situations in general. A certain amount of stress is normal and helps us function at peak performance. Excess stress on the other hand can trigger physical, mental, and emotional disorders.
Unchecked stress turns into distress. Distress can have many long term physical effects on our body as well as lingering emotional effects. Continue reading
Have you ever thought of how good a pat on the back or a good hug feels? Most people appreciate the feeling, but never stop to think why it feels so good. It is due to the amazing power of touch!
Touch is the first sense we experience as an infant. It is one of the most powerful experiences we have in our lives. Continue reading