Earthlite® Massage Heroes – Tara is making a better world through healing

In order to realize our full potential both personally and professionally, self-awareness and self-care are key. The story of Tara Grodjesk expresses the importance of touch, and its impact on humanity. For 30 years she has been involved in Holistic Health and is committed to supporting clients to live their fullest potential, with health and [...]

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Earthlite® Massage Heroes – Donna & the Ellora Lift Stationary table

Recently, we had the opportunity to meet Donna Miller, who discovered her interest in massage and teaching when she was only 8 years old. Since then she has been following her passion to help others feel better, combining massage with what she loves the most…teaching. And learn how she’s been using the Ellora Lift table as [...]

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Earthlite® Massage Heroes – Lisa

This time we met an amazing woman, Lisa Clements. She enjoys a reputation of successfully massaging legendary musicians, and their crew, since 2004, running a unique practice in the relatively unseen areas of backstage dressing rooms and tour buses, known as the back of the house in staging terminology, or BOH, at live music performance [...]

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Earthlite® Massage Heroes – Dave

Continuing with our recognition to the massage therapists that provide an amazing work in our communities, we contacted Dave Reeman. He is a licensed massage therapist, Russian martial arts instructor, and movement coach who is certified in many different modalities of massage since 2010. He works with athletes and professional sports teams to supplement training [...]

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Earthlite® Massage Heroes – Tammy

  For more almost 30 years Earthlite has been working with many massage therapists and business owners that deserve to be recognized by the community. We wanted to honor a few of those “heroes”: business owners, innovators, sports therapists, and local massage therapists that provide their service to the general public. These interviews allow us [...]

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Earthlite® Massage Heroes – Ruthie

Earthlite works with many massage therapists and business owners that we think deserve to be highlighted. We wanted to recognize a few people that we consider “heroes” of the massage world: business owners, innovators, sports therapists, and local massage therapists that provide to the general public. These interviews allow us to exemplify the wonderful work [...]

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5 Things to Consider When Going to School for Massage Therapy

These days, more and more people have decided to pursue a career in massage therapy. This makes sense given the fact that the field offers opportunities for competitive pay as well as the ability to positively contribute to the mental and physical health of others. If you’re fairly certain that a career in this dynamic [...]

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Give the Gift of Relaxation This Holiday Season

We all know that one person who seems to be overworked, over-stressed, and constantly overwhelmed. Perhaps it’s a parent who’s still working their stressful corporate job, or a close friend whose whole life seems to revolve around her graduate degree. When it comes to these special stressed people in our lives, the perfect gift to [...]

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Standing Room Only – California School Making the Switch to Standing Desks

Schools in the United States may find themselves having garage sales to unload millions of traditional school desks if one California elementary school is any indication of a coming trend. In San Rafael, the majority of students at Vallecito Elementary School spend their learning day standing up, all day long, at standing desks. Nineteen of [...]

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4 Techniques for Combating the Negative Effects of Sitting

  Although many jobs require hours of sitting every day, sitting for long periods of time can be very stressful on the human body. With excessive sitting, there is an increased risk of a dangerous type of blood clot called deep vein thrombosis forming in the legs. Sitting for long periods can also increase the [...]

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Preparing for Your First Massage

Your Guide to Preparing Yourself For Your First Massage

If you’ve never had a massage, the idea of a stranger touching you and seeing that extra bit of belly fat, the oddly-shaped birthmark, or those knobby knees you’ve always been self-conscious of can prove to be anxiety-inducing. Rest assured, a masseuse couldn’t care less about that extra ten pounds you’ve put on since your [...]

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How to Deal with Awkward Massage Moments

How to Deal With Awkward Massage Moments

Due to the personal nature of massage, awkward moments are bound to happen. What separates a true massage professional from an amateur masseuse is how they deal with these occurrences when they happen. If you were the client when one of these awkward occurrences you would, no doubt, be horrified. In fact, you’d probably never [...]

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