I'm a Male considering being a massage therapist?

Answer I've been a full-time, practicing massage therapist and bodyworker since 1971. I wouldn't change for all the tea in China!Massage is physically, emotionally and academically challenging. You need... Read More »

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What is the difference between massage therapist, SPA therapist and masseuse/masseur?

A massage therapist is the current and appropriate term for a person who manipulates soft tissues, performs joint movements and works on musculoskeletal pains and discomforts (massage). Masseuse i... Read More »

How to Find a Massage Therapy School to become a Certified Massage Therapist?

There are many massage therapy schools in the United States and around the world. Several are governed by the same associations. Near most communities there is more than one school that specialize... Read More »

How Much Do You Tip a Massage Therapist?

Show appreciation to a massage therapist in private practice or in a spa setting with a 15 percent to 20 percent gratuity. Holiday bonuses customarily equal the cost of one visit. Refrain from tipp... Read More »

What Does a Massage Therapist Do?

A licensed massage therapist is a trained professional with knowledge of human anatomy, musculature and conditions that can be addressed through massage. It is the therapist's job to make sure that... Read More »