What to Look for in a Massage Therapist


You go to a massage therapist to find relief from pain and stress. Different therapies have different results, so you need to have some background knowledge before you enter the massage studio. Below are some tips you can use to choose the right therapist for your service.


Licensed – You should only trust a licensed massage therapist to give you a massage. These therapists are qualified and have passed the necessary tests to prove they understand how to properly administer a massage.


Goal – If you just want to be relaxed, you can go to a spa. If you require pain relief or something specific, you can see a physical therapist, chiropractor, or other qualified professional.


Type of massage – Find the right type of massage for you. Learn about the specific massage therapies they offer.

For the services of an experienced massage therapist, come to Amelia Racca, CMT, NCBTMB. We work with clients in Capitola, CA, and we offer a variety of massage therapy services to our clients. To make an appointment or to learn more about the services we offer, call us at (831) 477-1461.