Showing posts from July, 2015

Massage at what age?

I get asked about age related to massage quite often.  Am I too old? Is my child old enough? The answer is that you can basically get a massage at any age I have clients ranging from 7 to late 80's.  I will try and address several life stages and how massage can apply. If your baby is cranky, try rubbing their belly or feet, you'd be amazed at how calming it can be, plus it is great bonding time -Bonus! Growing pains: young children can get pretty bad leg pain while growing. My son (9) will curl up next to me and throw his legs across my lap... I will gently rub his calves and the bottoms of his feet, with or without lotion. Building a bond with your child through calming massage is a great way to set up a lifelong bond. I have had children as young as 7 come into Simply Spa for massages.  If the child is asking their parent, they might be ready and it is up to the parent to decide (you know your child best).  I recommend a half hour and always have the parent stay in the r

Summer Special 2015

Between Memorial Day and Labor day I am offering the following Summer special. Come in for a Hot Bamboo Massage, use special code Summer2015, save 10% and get your choice of a homemade bar of soap from Pacific Paradise Soap Company. Call for an appointment or book online. (619) 258 5810 Have a great summer! Caroline