Massage Therapist Techniques?

Answer There are many ways to give a massage. The type of massage given truly depends on a massage therapist's skill set and the needs and desires of the massage client. Regardless of the client and skill... 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 to Choose a Massage Therapist?

Choosing a massage therapist is like choosing a style of massage: it takes some experimentation to find what works best. Selecting a therapist is a private decision based on personal criteria, a "c... 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 »