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‘EveryBody’ deserves a Massage Week in Truckee Tahoe

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Amy Edgett/Sierra SunCalling 'EveryBody' who deserves a massage! Jodi Hubbell and Lou LaManna will participate in the Associated Bodywork andamp; Massage Professionals week-long celebration.

TRUCKEE, Calif. – Glow massage therapists will lend their hands in celebration of the award-winning national event, EveryBody Deserves a Massage Week, July 19-24 at Glow, 10320 Donner Pass Road, Truckee. The event is sponsored by Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals (ABMP), the nation’s largest massage membership association. Jodi Hubbell and Lou LaManna will discount any massage by $25, making the investment in your health one dollar per minute, Monday through Saturday during the week-long celebration (please mention promotion when booking). These professionals join ABMP members nationwide in an educational public service designed to promote the many benefits of massage therapy. The use of massage therapy has boomed in the last two decades. Massage has proven health benefits, such as effectiveness in treating persistent back pain and arthritis pain, as well as strengthening the immune system. It also reduces symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome. Consumer research shows first-time massage therapy clients report very positive feelings about their experience. Consumers can enjoy peace of mind knowing ABMP members meet state licensing and educational requirements, as well as adhering to the ABMP code of ethics.ABMP has sponsored a charitable, promotional massage events since 1995. Glow, an oasis of luxurious spa and hair styling treatments, has a history of community participation. A recent sponsor of Truckee Fourth of July parade, Glow has previously donated to Project MANA, the Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe, Tahoe Women’s Services and Teacher’s Appreciation Week.The salon carries top-of-the line skin care products, such as BodyCoffee, Colore Science, Cosmedix and Matrix, Redkin and Paul Mitchell for your hair. Hubbell blends a selection of essential oils to customize each massage.She performs Swedish based, sports and Tai (massage with light stretching) and reflexology. Add hot stones to Hubbell’s massage and feel the warmth and light pressure loosen tension knots.Glow’s ambiance is a charming comfort: Wood trim, sage green, brown and blue walls, with a hodgepodge of very cool tables, chests and stands, some made by (former) local designer Anne Alderson. Colorful floral art hangs in the open salon area, with a more subdued Asian theme, espousing love and hope, toward the massage rooms.In this light, little sanctuary, get bikini ready, now that weather permits scanty wear. Use the innovate VeriSpa Sunless Tanning system, get baby soft smooth with facial and body waxing, add a dash of permanent make-up, enjoy body wraps, scrubs and peels.Every Body deserves a massage, and maybe a little bit more. Make your reservation at 587-9985, http://www.glowtruckee.com.For more information on massage therapy, visit http://www.massagetherapy.com.