Swedish and Therapeutic Facial Massage FAQs

What should I wear?

Keeping in mind the need to disrobe, you are free to wear whatever is most comfortable for you.

Do you offer Pregnancy Massage?
Can I talk during a treatment?
Are treatments confidential?

What to expect?

If you are a new client, then a small consultation will be carried out before any treatment. This is to ascertain if you have any underlying medical conditions or problem areas, such as eczema. This consultation will take approximately 10 minutes and is free!

You will be asked to remove your clothes from your upper half and to lie face-up on the massage table, covering yourself with the towel and blanket provided.

Relaxing music will be played to help you unwind.

Each facial will be tailored to you skin type, but will include a cleanse, tone and an exfoliation. This is followed by a facial massage and pressure point therapy, a cooling sheet mask and relaxing scalp massage. To finish, a soothing Vitamin C serum, moisturiser and SPF are gently massaged into the skin.

How often can I have a Massage?

What to expect?

If you are a new client, then a full consultation will be carried out before any treatment, unless this has been carried out online beforehand. This is to ascertain if you have any underlying medical conditions, injuries or problem areas. The consultation will take approximately 20-30 minutes and is free!

A full body massage usually takes 60 minutes or 75 minutes if including the abdomen.

Intimate parts are never touched unless some lower back work is required, then the glutes (buttocks) may be touched.

You will be given time to undress down to your underwear, in private, and you will lie face down on the massage table covering yourself with the towel/blanket.

Relaxing music will be played to help you unwind.

Grapeseed oil is applied to the skin to facilitate massage and you will be covered at all times apart from the area being worked on.

Can anyone have a Swedish Massage?

Swedish Massage is a very safe and beneficial treatment for anyone, no matter their age or gender.

During you initial consultation I will check your medical history before any treatment. There are some conditions that may make treatment unsuitable or require your doctors consent.

Back, Neck and Shoulders or Full Body?

Back, Neck and Shoulders
This rejuvenating treatment focuses on tension areas, so for anyone suffering from a sore achy neck and/or tight shoulders and back, this is the treatment for you. Using advanced techniques, I can work deeper into the muscles to relieve knots and ease away any tension.

Full Body
This nurturing bespoke treatment caters for your whole body, and can be booked as either a 60 minute treatment or 75 minutes which includes the abdomen. The treatment can be personalised to your specific needs, or it can allow you time to switch off from any stress and worries. This treatment is an excellent choice for ultimate relaxation and wellbeing.

Is Swedish Massage the same as Deep Tissue Massage?
Is Swedish Massage good for Lymphatic Drainage?
How often can I have a Swedish Massage?

Drink plenty of water following your treatment and avoid strenuous exercise for 24 hours.