Fortunately, you can. The demand for Massage therapy has grown several businesses and resources have emerged that make services more affordable and accessible. They are as follows:
Membership Spas-spas, such as Massage envy membership and Massage heights, offers super affordable introductory massage prices. For only $ 39, you can receive a one hour massage from a CMT (certified Massage Therapist) or LMT (licensed Massage Therapist). (Necessary therapist requirements are determined by each State). In order to continue to receive the discount services you must sign up for their monthly membership. For $ 49 per month are you eligible for a full hour massage. If you want additional services or want to buy gift cards you can at a reduced rate. You can cancel anytime. Both Massage envy and Massage heights is a nationwide franchise. Please visit their respective websites in order to find a place near you.
Massage school massage parlors-most schools offer a massage clinic in an attempt to give practical experience for their students. For prices can range from $ 10-40 you receive a massage from a student massage therapist. Tips are welcome but not usually expected. According to state laws and accreditation standards, students must be supervised by a professional (CMT or LMT) massage therapist. Patronize massage schools clinics you have the opportunity to get a quality affordable session while helping to develop a future professional.
Restricted sites-classified sites like Craigslist, Kijiji, BackPage let professionals to effectively advertise their services, discounts and special rates. Independent professionals have been known to slide prices, to the customer's advantage when their appointment book has unwanted vacancies. You can also post an ad for free on these sites, advertising that you are looking for a particular service within a specific price range. Professionals will eagerly respond. As always, do your research. Interview the therapist. Ask about their credentials, education and style of massage. Ask for references and any additional information that will allow you to make a decision, if the professional that you are considering, is the right fit for you.
So what are you waiting? No matter what your budget, you can afford a massage. Maybe you can afford not to go to the upscale spa or salon on a regular basis, but there is no excuse for why you can't add a quality affordable massage as part of or your normal wellness regimen and remember, there is always a special occasion coming up, that will guarantee a gift card for your spa choices.