Melodie is Licensed Massage Therapist, A Certified Manual Lymph Drainage Therapist, Yoga teacher, Doula, and lifetime student. She graduated from Connecticut’s Center for Massage Therapy in 2012. She has continued her education in bodywork through Myofacial release, Thai massage, and Eastern cupping. One of her main focuses during any session is for the client to completely surrender, and receive. She wants to empower you to the wisdom every body has to heal itself.
What does you body “knead” today? This massage is tailored to you and what you tell me. Light to deep pressure, full body or specific areas. I combine all my knowledge of modalities to fit what you are looking for. Swedish, Deep tissue, Fascia release, and acupressure can be used to release muscles and restore your well being..
30 Minutes – $45
60 Minutes – $75
90 Minutes – $100
This massage is done on the floor on a full size comfy mat. Using mostly compressions and specific pressure on meridians or (sen lines). Assisted stretching and range of motion leaving you feeling reenergized and replenished!
60 Minutes – $110
Combination of Manual Lymph Drainage and Therapeutic Massage. The Lymphatic System plays a big role in our overall health. Detox and reset the Lymphatic System with this massage. The entire body will be worked on with this service starting with the stomach. The stomach is where the Lymph drains before heading to your blood system. This massage is perfect for helping digestion, overall detoxification, Arthritis, Edema of any kind, and overall relaxation. A ginger or red clover infused oil will be used as these also support the Lymphatic System.
60 Minutes – $80
90 Minutes – $110
Using a pregnancy massage pillow, mama can comfortably lie on her stomach! Pregnancy Massage can be done throughout the entire term of a low-risk pregnancy. Receiving massage while pregnant has a wide range of benefits. I also apply my Manual Lymph Drainage techniques if edema is present.
75 Minutes – $85
90 Minutes – $110
Oil the body with love and gratitude. Abhyangha massage is a traditional deeply relaxing and rejuvenating treatment. Stemming from Ayurvedic medicine, an oil is chosen based on your Dosha. I use pulse indication to determine your Dosha, then an organic oil is chosen based on the results. Long, firm downward strokes are applied throughout the massage. To complete each section of the body, warm towels are used for ultimate absorption or the oil.
75 Minutes – $90
Manual Lymph Drainage
A specialized treatment that uses four basic extremely gentle strokes to both stimulate and support the lymphatic system. I have received extensive training for certification to ensure a thorough knowledge of the indications and contraindications of this massage. While this service is often sought out by people looking for relief from ailments such as post-surgical edema related to Breast Cancer, post-traumatic edema, fibromyalgia, or rheumatoid arthritis, it is also a good match for those seeking a deeply meditative & softer approach to general detoxification and relaxation.
30 Minutes – $35
40 Minutes – $45
Dry cupping is done by suction. Cups are placed on specific acupressure points to relieve pain and tension. Cups can be still in one area of the body or dragged for a facial release. I usually combine both for the deepest release. This service can be done alone or combined with massage.
30 Minutes – $50
Cupping Add-on – $5