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Andrew Alvarado

Welcome Andrew – Our New Structural Integration Practitioner!

Andrew began his professional career as a Mechanical Engineer with the United States Navy onboard a submarine stationed in Pearl Harbor. During his last few years on active duty Andrew developed a daily yoga practice and in his search to find easier movement in his own body he was led to the world of bodywork…. Read more »

Free Sweetheart coaster with every purchase!

Our famous Sweetheart Coasters are back by popular demand. I found this old brass plate in my letterpress drawers and it fits perfectly on a 4″ coaster. I’ve done a few in the past and they have always been a hit. Every hour or 90 minute purchase get s a free coaster! Massage Gift Certificate… Read more »

2019 Massage Tips for Love Birds + Protip Neck work

This years tips are simple ideas to give your sweetheart a massage that they’ll love. I can tell you that the best sessions I’ve ever done felt like they were being directed by a higher force when in reality it’s a combination of a plan, experience, purpose and intention. When those things come together the… Read more »

Ashiatsu Massage Done with Feet

xperience. If you’ve ever said “Just walk on my back!” then you might be a candidate for Ashiatsu You may have noticed the two mounted to the walls in our Latham treatment room. Rose uses those to balance and support herself as she uses her feet work our deep knots, and muscle tension. The padding… Read more »

Congratulations Ron! Winner of this years Golden Ticket!

Congratulations Ron! He had a 1 in a 1000 chance of winning! We put everybody who bought a gift certificate or package into an had (actually spread out on a massage table) and picked from random one number. We went back though our system to find who bought that as a gift and gave him… Read more »

Becky returns from maternity!

Happy 2019!!! I hope the new year is treating you well. I can’t believe it is already here, I will be returning from maternity leave!!!! Micah is 3 months and is smiling and cooing away. He is holding up his head like a champ and I am pretty sure he’ll be moving and grooving soon…. Read more »

Thai Herbal Compress

On Amy’s recent training adventure to Thailand, she came across something really unique to Thailand and fell in love. Thai Herbal compresses are handheld herbal packs that are steam heated and used to slowly compress meridians throughout the body. In This Session These sessions will combine traditional Thai massage (deep passive stretching, compression along the… Read more »

2019 Massage Gift Certificates

This year we’ve created a really special gift certificate. I started with a the best paper you can get with Mohawk Strathmore DTC 280# stock. Mohawk produces some of the finest paper on the planet and this specialty stock was made for the letterpress. As always each certificate is hand pressed on my Golding #7… Read more »

Win a Golden Ticket!

For the first time ever we are giving away a Golden Ticket this year. Every gift certificate number will be thrown into a hat and drawn at random. One lucky winner is getting a pack of ten massages on us.    

Advanced Rolf Structural Integration workshop with Neal Powers

I love San Francisco. I feel a spark of energy when I’m there, a flash of creativity and taste for adventure. Neal Powers is a terrific guy, a wonderful teacher and one of the remaining old timers in the Rolf world. This work requires the practitioner to peel away layers and keep finding new ways… Read more »