Melissa Brown has been a full time Certified and State Licensed Massage Therapist and Esthetician since 2000. Melissa was voted Best Massage Therapist in Folsom in 2008 and 2009, voted the 2010 winner of best massage and skin care under Press Reader’s Choice, 2009 Best Massage, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 Best Massage and Best Day Spa. She has been a lead educator for Fair Oaks Massage Institute and hosted a variety of educational classes. In 2008 she opened Alchemy Day Spa and Boutique and has since been awarded Best of the Best by Spa Industry. She is also an avid philanthropist as a member of many non-profits including her own, My Goal to Give.
To ensure all of Alchemy’s therapists and treatments are cutting edge and the best in the industry, Melissa coordinates and attends monthly educational classes and medical seminars around the world. She currently has over 2500 certified educational hours of training in holistic modalities and a BS in Global Disease Biology from UC Davis.
Tanya LaFave, Certified Massage Therapist, has been “healing the world one body at a time since 2001”. A graduate of California Healing Arts Institute, Tanya is a healer specializing in myofascial release through sports massage with stretching, deep tissue and therapeutic body work.
Tanya has worked along with physical therapists in providing preventative and rehabilitation bodywork for their patients and with professional athletes to help ensure physical fitness for pre and post sporting events. Her focus is on reading the imbalances present in the body and applying a series of productive, yet natural treatments for the body to help rejuvenate and heal itself. Her ability to combine all types of massage, along with her intuitive touch and caring personality offers a positive massage experience for anyone.
Tanya is also a kinetic therapist. Her therapies go beyond basic relaxing massage to find the source of pain and generate pure healing. Combined with her orthopedist training she truly corrects disorder in the body and encourages real relief.
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