Tag Archives: healthy

5 QUESTIONS WITH Kelly Carpenter: MASSAGE THERAPY Instructor , Vocalist , AND self-taught guitar player.

What made you want to become a massage therapist? I was in a serious car accident where I was rear-ended by a large moving truck and ended up with severe whiplash. I was given muscle…

Massage Therapy Teacher Feature: Brian Sweetser, LMT

What made you want to become a massage therapy instructor? Funny thing…It was not my plan to become a massage instructor! A former colleague suggested I apply to the Elizabeth Grady School and after some…

Massage Therapy Teacher Feature: 5 Questions for Andrew Jurdan, LMT and Instructor

How long have you been practicing massage therapy? I have been practicing massage therapy since 1996. What positive impact has being a massage therapist had on your life as a whole? Being a massage therapist…

5 Questions with Sandra Lever-Bell: Mindful, Mother, and Massage Therapist

EG: When did you know you wanted to become a massage therapist? Sandy: In 1993 I had moved to California. I had always been interested in natural remedies and had studied aromatherapy and reflexology on…

5 Questions with Ruth Collins: Esthetician, Massage Therapist, Positive Thinker, and Risk Taker

What made you want to become an esthetician and massage therapist? I attended a Vocational Technical High School and while practicing Cosmetology I most enjoyed the peacefulness of doing scalp massages, shampooing, and basic facials.…

5 Questions with Kayla Quinn: Survivor, Ocean Enthusiast and Esthetician Instructor

Question 1: Why did you become an instructor? Several years ago I was in a serious car accident. Afterwards I recognized that I wanted to create and seize every opportunity in life. I wanted a…

Amazing Grace-full Aging

Estheticians are constantly being asked for advice about skin care. You may be reading this because you too seek solutions to the problems you experience with your skin. Like many of us concerned with aging, you…

Is your skin care routine missing toner?

Ask any esthetician the three most important steps in a skin care routine and she’ll tell you it’s cleanse, tone and moisturize. Cleansing and moisturizing are pretty self-explanatory, but the concept of toning is a…