Hi, my name is Lisa,
I have been a massage therapist for over 20 years specialising in Sports Therapy, Indian Head, Pregnancy and recently Oncology and Lava Shell Massage.
I offer a professional, friendly and safe environment allowing you to enjoy your treatment within the comfort of the Brackley Wellbeing Centre. As well as home visits if preferred.
On your first treatment you will fill out a health medical form recording past and present injuries and physical conditions. I will review your form and enquire the reasons for your massage.
During the massage there will be relaxing music playing unless you request otherwise.
All treatments are tailored to the needs of my client. Every treatment is specific to the individual.
Oncology Massage is a complementary therapy that aims to improve wellbeing using a supportive and mindful touch both physically and emotionally. Helping you feel in control of your body supporting your body's systems to gain some relief from symptoms you are experiencing with a recent diagnosis or a history of cancer.
The length of each session is tailored to the needs of the individual adapting techniques controlling speed, pressure and location of touch. Also taking into account your current state of health, treatment, personal needs, long and short term goals.
Benefits of Oncology Massage:
Shortens hospital stays.
Relief from touch deprivation.
Decreases anxiety and depression.
Improved quality of sleep.
Increases alertness & mental clarity.
Reduces symptoms from the effects of Chemotherapy & radiotherapy such as nausea, fatigue and peripheral neuropathy.
Stimulates digestive system.
After the initial contact we will meet face to face or via video call to discuss your medical history, current treatment and symptoms and your reason for wanting a massage session. With your permission I will liaise with your medical team so we can all work together to support you throughout your journey. This is all included in the initial consultation fee. We will then organise your first massage session.
Initial Consultation - £55 will include first conversation and contact with your medical team.
Following sessions will be at my standard rates
1hr session -£50
45 minute session - £45
30 minutes session- £35
Lava Shells Massage
60 mins - £55
This indulgent and truly pampering massage offers an idyllic treatment combining the warmth of the shells with deeply relaxing massage techniques, creating a sense of balance to the entire body. During the massage, the shells are worked over the palms, arms, feet and legs in slow deep moves to warm and de-stress. This is followed by a wonderfully tranquil massage on the back, neck and shoulder area to ease away all tension, knots and stress. An unforgettable and sublime spa experience.
Lava Shells Back Massage
45 mins - £45
This deeply relaxing back massage uses the comforting heat of Lava Shells worked over the body in slow deep moves to ease tension, remove knots and melt away stress. The shells glide over the back to warm and relax the muscles, the focus then moves on to specific massage techniques working on pressure points and tension areas to ease stress and stiffness, delivering an intense and powerful massage treatment.
1hr - £50
Suitable for Mum’s to Be after the first trimester. The 60 minute treatment can benefit not just the mother but also the baby. It helps to increase circulation which sends essential nutrients and fluids to all the vital organs especially the placenta which feeds the baby. It helps to ease aching bones and joint pain as the body changes and the baby grows. It can help stimulate the lymphatic system which helps to eliminate toxins from the body which can leave the mother with more energy. Pregnancy massage can also ease the discomfort of sciatica, prolapsed discs and Symphysis Pubis Dysfunction often cause by postural change and hormone release.
Indian Head Massage
30mins - £35
Indian Head Massage has been used in Asia for over 5000 years and works specifically on the area surrounding the head, scalp, face, neck, shoulders and upper back. Indian Head Massage comes from Ayurveda an ancient method involving natural therapies, which take into account mind, body and spirit. The benefits include promoting hair growth by increasing oxygen in the hair follicles which stimulates growth and health. Prevents headaches and migraines by releasing built-up tension in the head and neck area and relieving muscle stiffness. Relieves symptoms of depression and anxiety through relaxation.
30mins - £35
45min - £45
1 hour - £50
Sports massage is a form of massage techniques involving the manipulation of soft tissue to benefit a person engaged in regular physical activity. Sports massage assist in the correcting problems and imbalances in soft tissue that are caused from repetitive and strenuous physical activity and trauma. The application of sports massage prior to and after exercise may enhance performance, aid recovery and prevent injury.
Full Body Massage
2 Hours - £80
A 2 hour treatment focusing on specific areas of concern, releasing tension and easing aching muscles with deep and soothing massage techniques.