Author Archives: Stephanie Palermo

About Stephanie Palermo

Stephanie Palermo is a licensed massage therapist with a private practice in Massachusetts. She moonlights as a certified yoga instructor through out the North Shore and travels to Africa every few years to share her self with the orphans in Ghana. Stephanie is a blogger, juicer extraordinaire, and is aspiring to someday have green thumbs.

Explore New Massage Techniques and Change Up Old Routines


Listen, I’m all for the cookie cutter massage. Sometimes it’s what people actually WANT. And after reading this article by Tracy Bradley, I was convinced that it’s a wonderful way to keep your long term clients happy unless they ask otherwise. But hey, different strokes for different folks right?(did ya… Read more »

3 Reasons Why Newbie Massage Therapists Should Feel Confident in the Workplace


New to the working world of Massage Therapy? You’ve just graduated and maybe you have scored your first job. Congratulations, Go YOU! It’s exciting, but it can also be super intimidating working side by side with other therapists who have x number of years experience. Its easy to go from… Read more »

Why an Intake Interview is More Important Than You Think


Everyone knows that massage therapy can be great for pain relief. And so are painkillers. Ibuprofen, Advil, Excedrin, pick your poison. I shouldn’t call them that, I guess. They are great when you’re on your third day of pounding temples, with an ache that reaches down your neck, into your… Read more »

Body Hair, Fat, and Un-pedicured Feet: Massage Therapists Take It All On.


When I first started my own practice, about 3 years into my career as a massage therapist, I was naturally on the hunt for new clients. I went to networking events, and used every opportunity to promote, and market myself. Prior to this, I had worked in a spa where… Read more »