We offer a variety of massage services here in Lawrence, KS. Whether you need a standard Swedish Massage, or something more specialized like Sports or Pre-natal Massage, we have something to meet everyone’s needs. Unlike many other massage therapists in Lawrence, we offer in-home massages for our clients who elderly or injured and have trouble getting out of bed. At Elite Massage & Bodyworks, we care about all of our clients and always strive to provide them with an exceptional experience.
30 minute session $30.00
60 minute session $60.00
90 minute session $90.00
120 minute session $120.00
Types of Massage
Swedish massage is the most common type of massage it will be slow and gentle style of massage. Swedish massage combines various hands-on techniques including gliding, kneading, and cross-fiber friction to break up muscle knots, called adhesions. Swedish massage is based on the Western concepts of anatomy and physiology.
Therapeutic massage is designed to relieve severe tension in the muscle and the connective tissue or fascia. The massage focuses on the muscles located below the surface of the top muscles. This may differ from a relaxation massage, where the therapist uses lighter pressure to help reduce stress and will likely be a firmer style of massage with targeting specific problem areas.
Designed with the athlete in mind Sports Massage incorporates numerous modalities to promote maximum performance. Sports massage focuses on the muscles relevant to your athletic activity and may include guided stretching.
Manual Lymphatic Drainage
Manual lymphatic drainage is a type of massage based on preliminary evidence which is hypothesized to encourage the natural drainage of the lymph, which carries waste products away from the tissues back toward the heart. This style of massage targets lymph fluid in the body and is best done to reduce fluid in the body that occurs on areas that have experienced surgery of any kind.
Deep Tissue Bodywork
Deep Tissue uses slow firm pressure to release chronic patterns of tension and pain by using focused thumb, finger and elbow pressure in concert with smooth Swedish style strokes.
Prenatal Massage is a therapeutic technique for the expectant mother performed with a variety of appropriate massage techniques that treat the common discomforts of pregnancy, support the dynamic physiologic changes the expectant women undergoes during each of the three trimesters of pregnancy. The mothers comfort in mind at all times with supportive pillows for side position back massage. Prenatal massage helps to increase circulation while it also helps to decrease low back and other muscle pain. In addition, it also promotes better sleep.
Corporate/On-Site Chair Massage
Carrie comes to your office or event! With the client fully clothed and sitting in our special massage chair, 10-20 minutes are spent on the back, neck, arms and hands of each client. A quick & wonderful stress break! Call 785.342.2028 for rate on this service.
In the Home Massage
Carrie comes to the home to perform a customized massage minimum 90 min session is required. This service is not available for first time clients and will only be done within the morning hours Monday thru Friday. This service is best for when a person will have a difficult time getting out of the home or is unable to get out of the home. The cost of this service will be more and will be decided by Carrie.