Karen Kowal and Mother Earth Pillows

Karen Kowal and Mother Earth Pillows

Last weekend, I had the opportunity to attend the America Massage Therapy Association National Convention in Indianapolis and see someone who I hadn’t seen in over 9 years. Her name is Karen Kowal, the creator of Mother Earth Pillows. These massage pillows! I was so...
Thank you!

Thank you!

So grateful to all of you! Thank you for taking the time to vote for All About the Massage! We wouldn’t be here without...
Does Deep Tissue Massage have to hurt?

Does Deep Tissue Massage have to hurt?

No.  More importantly, deep tissue massage should not hurt. There’s a common misconception that massage, especially Deep Tissue, the more painful the massage the more effective it is, however, research has proven this to be wrong. What exactly is deep tissue massage?...
Dealing With Rotator Cuff Injuries

Dealing With Rotator Cuff Injuries

You’ve been doing Olympic lifting for a while. Or stocking tall shelves. Or cheerleading, throwing your partners overhead. Everything was great! Until suddenly, it wasn’t. Ice and ibuprofen didn’t quite do the trick, so you visited the doctor. And lo and behold,...