Larken created Balanced Therapeutics to help people feel better in their bodies. She aims to support clients in finding balance in their established routines and feeling their best. Don't know which massage to book? Start with a Balanced Massage, we'll create a custom plan for you! Massage therapy is manual manipulation of soft body tissues (muscle, connective tissue, tendons and ligaments) to enhance a person’s health and well-being. Below are descriptions of my massage services. Look to my blog for FAQ and more information on my modalities.
Try my most popular treatment and one of the most luxurious services in Colorado! 2 hours of complete relaxation. Customized massage and facial to meet your needs, using many modalities to get you feeling your best and leave glowing.
Balanced massage is a comprehensive approach that combines various massage techniques and modalities to create a customized and holistic therapy session. Drawing from a diverse range of methods such as Swedish, deep tissue, and sports massage the therapist tailors the massage to address the specific needs of the client. This approach allows for a seamless integration of relaxation, stress relief, and targeted muscle work. The therapist may incorporate elements of energy work, aromatherapy, or hot stone therapy, further enhancing the therapeutic benefits. Balanced massage aims to harmonize the body, mind, and spirit, promoting overall well-being. This adaptable and personalized approach is suitable for a wide range of individuals, offering a multifaceted and rejuvenating experience.
Thai Yoga Massage
Thai massage, originating from ancient healing traditions in Thailand, is a holistic bodywork technique that combines acupressure, stretching, and assisted yoga postures. During a Thai massage session, the client remains fully clothed, and the therapist uses their hands, thumbs, elbows, and sometimes even their feet to apply rhythmic pressure along energy lines and specific points on the body. The therapist guides the client through a series of passive yoga stretches, promoting flexibility, improved circulation, and relaxation. Thai massage is known for its ability to release muscle tension, increase energy flow, and enhance overall well-being. It offers a unique blend of physical and energetic benefits, making it a popular choice for those seeking a rejuvenating and balancing bodywork experience.
Ashiatsu/ Sarga Massage
Ashiatsu massage, originating from Asia, is a distinctive and therapeutic bodywork technique where the therapist uses their feet to apply deep and broad pressure on the client's body. Utilizing overhead bars for balance, the therapist's feet glide, knead, and stroke muscles, targeting specific areas of tension with a broad surface area that ensures even pressure distribution. This technique, also known as barefoot massage, provides a deep tissue experience without the discomfort associated with traditional methods, allowing the therapist to adjust pressure through controlled use of body weight. Clients often find the sensation deep and soothing, offering relief from chronic muscle tightness and promoting overall relaxation, making ashiatsu massage a unique and effective modality for enhancing well-being.
A sports stretch session is a targeted and dynamic approach to enhancing flexibility, mobility, and overall athletic performance. During this session, your massage therapist guides the individual through a series of specialized stretches and movements designed to improve range of motion, prevent injuries, and optimize muscle function. Focused on the specific needs of athletes, the stretches often mimic the actions used in their respective sports. The session may include both static and dynamic stretches, promoting increased flexibility, joint mobility, and improved muscle coordination. Sports stretch sessions are valuable for athletes of all levels, helping to prepare the body for physical activity, accelerate recovery, and contribute to overall athletic prowess. Come in comfotable clothing
Mobile and In Home Services
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