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We are moving to fishtown starting April 1st! please make sure you know where your appointment is prior to arrival!
Our new address is 212 East Girard Avenue, Apt 2B (side door on Day St), Philadelphia, PA 19125 As always we will make a video showing you the best way to get in and how to contact your therapist. This new location is two blocks from the blue line (the EL) and has FREE street parking making it convenient and less stressful. Please email us if you have any questions about our move.
Should I leave my Massage Therapist a tip? A very good question but one that isn’t easily answered. Leaving a tip is a great way to show appreciation for your treatment and therapists appreciate them! However when your at a spa, clinic, chiro’s office, or studio tips are not the same. Typically in a medical setting you don’t tip right? But when it comes to massage it’s very common becauseRead More
Ashley has been working hard this year taking more classes to give you the best treatment possible. As a result Tranquil Therapy will be raising rates on hour, 90 minute, and two hour treatments. These new rates will go into effect January 3rd 2017. hour- $95 90 minutes- $138 two hours- $168 For our Tranquil Members this doesn’t apply until 2018. If you have any questions please send us aRead More
Do you work at an office sitting all day? Commute to work? What happens to you body while you’re sitting and is it bad for you? An informative video on what happens to you body when you sit! Do you need suggestions on types of movement activities? Send us a message to see if massage can help and what activity is best for you. Let us know if you enjoyedRead More
Fascia and Myofascial Release- by- Alexandra Sarkuni Massage therapists around the world practice a variety of techniques, some of them rooted within alternative medicine. Myofascial release, or MFR, is a type of osteopathic therapy that alleges to treat pain and restore skeletal muscle mobility. It achieves this by improving blood and lymphatic circulation, stimulating the stretch reflex in muscles, and relaxing contracted muscles. This is achieved through manipulation ofRead More
History of Thai Massage by- Alexandra Sarkuni Due to the existence of little factual information, the history and origins of Thai Massage, also called Nuad Bo-Rarn Thai Massage, is often a subject of much debate. Over 2,500 years ago, legends state that the founder, Shivajo Komarpaj, may well have been the Buddha’s physician. An important figure in ancient documents of that time and area, he is noted for his impressive medicalRead More
This week’s trip is all about our feet! Many people struggle with pain and discomfort in their feet backslash ankles and it can interfere with their daily life. Cold rolling will not only help ease the discomfort but also helps decrease inflammation! There are many ways to roll the feet and today we will focus using a frozen water bottle. Below is a short video on how to do thisRead More
This week’s tip is all about heat and how it helps loosen tight muscles. Many people struggle with tightness in the neck and back which interfere with their daily life. Heat will not only help ease the discomfort but also helps with mood by adding some aromatherapy. I recently had a client who had neck and shoulder pain. This client’s appointment wasn’t for another day and needed relief fast. IRead More