Tucked away in a quiet building, Gift of Healing Massage is a serene escape from the pressures of life and a wonderful place to experience a massage, in Richmond, VA. Conveniently, located on West Main Street, a wonderful escape awaits; so close to home.
Gift of Healing Massage is a new studio created by Jocelyn Capito. Jocelyn graduated from the Cayce/Reilly School of Masso-therapy and has been practicing massage in Richmond, VA for twelve years. Her unique wholistic approach to massage and the upkeep of the body will provide you with a comforting, therapeutic, and custom massage. Jocelyn's education ranges from studying at the Esalen institute in California; to learning Thai reflexology in Bangkok. She enjoys helping people and learning new techniques. "Thank you for visiting my website! Please,consider supporting a local Richmond massage studio. I am sure you will find something you are looking for." - Jocelyn Capito
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Interresting and need to know FAQs about Massage Therapy Modalities:
This is relaxing massage with a focus on reducing stiffness in muscles and creating an increase in circulation. Therapeutic-Therapy for treating specific areas or chronic pain, therapeutic massage uses various techniques including medium to deep pressure. Deep Tissue- This type of massage is helpful for stubborn muscles, athletes and high stress individuals. Because this type of work is intense, people sometimes become sore following the massage. It is important to drink plenty of water with all massage but it is extremely important with deep tissue massage to help prevent soreness.
Pre and post event sports massage is helpful for athletes of all kinds. This type of massage increases circulation and helps prevent and reduce pain from injury.
For the expectant mother and her recovery period after giving birth, pregnancy massage relieves some common problems that soon-to-be mothers may experience.
Trigger Point Therapy
Trigger point therapy uses manual techniques to stimulate and deactivate trigger points which often cause local and referred pain.
This is a deeper technique that treats specific areas in the muscle tissue that often contain myo-fascial trigger points.
Working the deep and superficial fascia (the covering surrounding muscles, bones and organs) releases the bindings within the fascia to help relieve chronic pain and tension.
Reiki and Chakra Healing
Reiki and Chakra healing are energy techniques with origins in Asia and India that hone in on the body’s energy centers to help heal injuries and balance mental and emotional energies.
Raindrop Technique is a powerful, non-invasive essential oil treatment that uses the highest quality, organic essential oils to bring emotional, mental and physical health into balance. This treatment includes a footbath, a mini hot-stone session and of course utilizes the pure grade organic oils mentioned below. If you have allergies to essential oils or herbs, this treatment is not recommended for you. Wear comfortable clothes, some that you won’t mind collecting a scent. ALLERGY WARNING: Treatment contains these organic oils: Basil, Marjoram, Lavender, Peppermint, Rosewood, Blue Tansy, Frankincense, Almond, Wintergreen, Cypress, Oregano, Thyme, Coconut, Sesame Seed, Grape Seed, Wheat Germ, Sunflower Seed, and Extra Virgin Olive Oils
Deluxe Body Wrap (Mud or Seaweed)
This spa body treatment begins with a salt scrub to rid the body of old skin and make way for a nutritious and detoxifying wrap. During the wrap a face and scalp massage is performed. The wrap is removed with steamed towels. Treatment is finished with a rehydrating massage. Choice of mud or seaweed.
*Note: Cancellation of your session, less than 3 hours before appointed time, will result in a charge for half of that session. Not calling or showing up to your session will result in a full price charge for that session.