with Registered Massage Therapists in Calgary
Give yourself the massage that it needs! Our Registered Massage Therapists are trained in prenatal massage and will help you alleviate specific pain related to pregnancy. We can accommodate and treat mothers at all stages of pregnancy with proper prenatal pillows and bolsters.
Prenatal Massage FAQs
Q: How often should I come for a massage while I'm pregnant?
A: In general, massage should be incorporated into your prenatal health regime to help reduce stress and relax tight muscles. We suggest having regular monthly massages throughout your pregnancy and increasing the frequency to bi-monthly massages as you reach your due date. If you are having complications with pregnancy such as severe back pain, increased muscle tension, insomnia, low mood, etc, we suggest seeing our Acupuncturist and Naturopathic Doctor for extra help and treatments.
Q: I am in my first trimester of pregnancy and I am told to stay away from massage. Is it safe to get massages during my first trimester?
A: During the first trimester of pregnancy there is a higher chance of miscarriages. Many practitioners will be cautious not to treat during this time for liability reasons. However, unless there are other underlying health issues, massage during the first trimester is safe. Our RMTs are highly trained to address and treat all your pregnancy needs and concerns.
Q: How close to my due date can I still go for massages?
A: It is perfectly safe and even advisable by many doulas for you to have massage up to your due date (and after delivery). Our RMTs will cater to your needs whether it is back pain, hip pain, or if you just need a soothing gentle massage. Massage helps mobilize lymphatics and increase blood flow, hence assisting in an easier delivery. Also, as we reduce cortisol stress hormones through relaxation massage, the mind and body will be more relaxed and prepared for delivery.
Q: Do you use special prenatal pillows or cushions?
A: Yes, we use special prenatal pillows and bolters so that there is no pressure on the abdomen or inferior vena cava (large blood vessel). We do not use tables with holes since it does not provide enough support for the large belly dangling against gravity. Your spine and surrounding muscles will be more relaxed in these positions than on a table with a hole. The body cushion that we use is displayed in the pictures above and also is similar to the one demonstrated in this video below.
30 min. Massage $60
45 min. Massage $80
60 min. Massage $100
90 min. Massage $150
Hot Stone Massage $140
Essential Oil +$10
Hot Stone (4 stones) +$10
Cupping (4 cups) +$10
5% GST will be added to visits
Come on time and we'll see you on time! No Waiting ... Guaranteed.
Are you tired of booking 1 hour massages and only receiving 50 minutes or less? Our clinic massage policy is different from other busy spas and massage centres. When you book for a 1 hour massage, we guarantee 1 full hour of high quality treatment. How do we do this? We always book massage treatments 15 minutes apart. Please come on time or a few minutes before your scheduled appointment so as to not shorten your treatment time. Book your next massage treatment today!
Highest quality luxury sheets for your enjoyment
Our sheets are eco-friendly, 100% recyclable and sustainable. Sink into our luxuriously decadent sheets today!
Comfortable Therapeutic Hydraulic Massage Tables
We only treat you on the best tables there is! Sink into our 3-inch foam hydraulic massage tables. These tables are adjusted electrically so that our therapists can have the best body mechanics and positioning when treating you. Going deeper and getting into knots won't be a problem when they are at the right height and position.
How Do I Know Which Therapist Will Be Treating Me?
Phone us: When you call in for an appointment, our front desk staff will always confirm which therapist will be treating you. You can also request for a specific therapist at the time of booking.
Book online: All our therapists' clinic hours are listed under their bio on the TEAM page. If you would like to book with a specific therapist then please book by selecting their name during their available clinic times.
Want a Couple's Massage? Not a problem!
Our clinic has two luxurious identical massage treatment rooms to book you and your significant other in at the same time. You'll be in separate rooms receiving your treatments but your mind will be at ease knowing that your significant other is being cared for. Please call our helpful front desk to book your next couple's massage.
Hypo-allergenic Sheets and Lotion Used
Our clinic only uses hypo-allergenic laundry detergent to clean our sheets. Our massage therapists are required to fully clean their hands with natural hand soap before providing any treatments. We use hypo-allergenic fractionated coconut oil. If you have any allergies or allergies specifically to coconut oil, please inform us before your massage.
Add On To Your Treatment... because you deserve it!
Add Essential Oil
Add our True Essence Muscle Mend essential oil blend to your Deep Tissue Massage. This blend consists of birch, marjoram, eucalyptus, nutmeg, and black pepper essential oil. Don't like this oil blend? You can smell and pick any other essential oil. ($10 extra)
Add Hot Stones
Add some Hot Stones to your Deep Tissue Massage to give yourself the ultimate muscle relaxation experience. The heat from the stones will help dissolve muscle tension without involving deep pressure. Hot stone add-on's must be mentioned at least 3 hours prior to time of appointment in order for stones to be heated to the right temperature. ($10 extra)
Add the traditional Chinese treatment of Cupping to your Deep Tissue Massage. Cupping helps release the fascia, muscles and tendons and flush away inflammation. The circular red marks disappear after a couple days post treatment. ($10 extra)
Please mention any add-on's when booking your appointment over the phone or online so our therapists can prepare appropriately.
As of January 4th, 2021, as per all Massage regulatory and association guidelines, all massage patients MUST wear a mask while lying face up or side-lying. When lying face down, mask wearing is preferred but may be omitted if there is difficulty breathing.
As the level of insurance coverage varies from company to company, treatments may or may not be covered. Please check with your insurance provider prior to booking.