Female Massage Therapists near Tucson, AZ

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Photo of Justine Robbins, Massage Therapist in Tucson, AZ
Justine Robbins
Massage Therapist, MED, LMT, CLT
I’m a Certified Lymphedema Therapist, Board Certified Massage Therapist & Compression Garment Fitter specializing in Breast Cancer Treatment-Related Lymphedema and post-plastic surgery, liposuction recovery through lymph drainage, lymphatic massage. A vital, energized lymphatic system is essential for optimum health. Whether you need help managing Lymphedema, are recovering from injury, dealing with neuropathy, fibromyalgia, arthritic pain, or simply want to relax beyond everyday stress, you will find help here. Lymph drainage is often prescribed after cosmetic surgery and liposuction to help reduce swelling and speed recovery.
(520) 412-7302
Tucson, AZ 85704
Photo of Deanna Kelly, Massage Therapist in Tucson, AZ
Deanna Kelly
Massage Therapist, LMT
I have been a licensed and certified massage therapist since August 2000. I worked full time at Canyon Ranch Health & Fitness Resort until March of 2007 catering to a high end international clientele. I practiced two highly requested specialties, Deep Tissue/Sports Massage and Thai Massage. Guest surveys included the following comments: "My massage with Deanna was one of the highlights of my trip to CR," "My massages with Deanna were the best I've ever had. She is awesome" and "Deanna's Thai massage was exceptional"
(520) 226-9428
Tucson, AZ 85718

Who can practice massage in Tucson?
Most states have licensing requirements that must be met before a practitioner (a 'masseuse' or 'masseur') can use the title 'Massage Therapist', and some states require a license to practice any form of massage. Licensed Massage Therapists in Tucson have obtained the highest level of authentication. They must complete academic coursework in anatomy and physiology, as well as on the application of massage and bodywork, business and ethics, and specialized massage techniques. The Tucson LMT must then pass a certification exam.

What are the benefits of Tucson massage?
Clients use massage in Tucson because it relieves pain from muscle aches and sprains, muscle injuries and other causes of pain. It reduces stress and helps clients relax, and can decrease feelings of anxiety and depression by stimulating the release of endorphins and serotonin. Massage therapy in Tucson can help prevent fibrosis or scar tissue, increase the flow of lymph, and improve sleep. Tucson massage therapy can help rehabilitate sports injuries.

How does massage work?
Massage involves working and acting on the body using pressure from the hands, fingers, elbows, knees, forearm, or feet of the massage therapist. The Tucson massage therapist focuses on muscles, tendons, ligaments, myofacia, skin, joints, or other connective tissue, as well as lymphatic vessels, or organs of the gastrointestinal system.