Licensed Massage Therapist Hannah Mapes joined our team in 2017, and has a loyal following of athletes and people who love a deep massage. Right after school, Hannah worked at a salon spa primarily with male clients and is happy to offer more diverse treatments for men and women at East Village Spa.
Where and when did you receive your training?
I received my license in early 2017 after graduating from Body Wisdom School and started working full time immediately.
What are your specialties?
Two Feet Deep Barefoot Bars Massage, Myofascial Release, Deep Tissue
Why did you choose to be a massage therapist?
I had chronic back pain growing up. I had been in a few car accidents and had fallen on my back. I started receiving massage therapy when I was a teenager. I was amazed by what it can do for pain. I had always wanted to help other people, and going into massage was the right fit for me to do that.
Describe your treatment style in 3 words?
Slow, Effective, Deep
What is your favorite massage service to give?
I love doing specific work to help people figure out how to relieve pain and injuries so the Athletic Edge Sports Massage. I also really enjoy providing the Two Feet Deep barefoot massage because I can do deep work with my feet.
What is your favorite massage to receive?
I love when my therapist completely customizes a massage with focus work where I need it.
What is your favorite retail product?
The Kneipp Arnica Pine gel for pain and inflammation.
What is a fun fact about you?
I was born in Ghana, West Africa and I lived most of my childhood there until I was 14. I had a monkey growing up and have always had lots of animals.
Why should clients visit YOU?
My passion and goal in massage is to help you with chronic pain relief and injury management. I genuinely care about your pain and I want to help!
What are guests saying about Hannah?
“Hands down the best massage ever! Knowledgeable and able to pinpoint areas of injury and fix the root problem. She’s super sweet and makes me feel very relaxed and comfortable with the perfect mix of quiet and talking.”
“Hannah listens intently, offers helpful suggestions, is results-oriented and genuinely cares.”
Want to book with Hannah? Click here and choose “Specific Therapist” from the drop down menu, then click Hannah’s name to register your booking as a request.