Melissa Crooks (LMP) Licensed Massage Practitioner
As a fully insured member of the Federation of Holistic Therapists, Melissa has been a professional masseuse since 2015. With a background in fitness and wellbeing, she fully believes in the therapeutic power of massage. She has even been told that she has “healing hands”. Melissa offers a range of bespoke massages, as listed on her Services page. Her young and vibrant personality will make all customers feel at ease, whether experienced or completely new to massage. Melissa looks forward to welcoming you to Drift Away.
Services Melissa offers:
The classic relaxation massage. Great for relieving tension and stress to leave you completely relaxed. Can be tailored to your specific requirements.
Deep Tissue massage
An energising massage to help relieve tight muscles due to overexertion, repetitive movement, or even a hard day in the garden or at the office.
Head, Neck and Shoulders
A seated massage, this aims to rid you of those hard to reach knots in your neck, shoulders and face, which can lead to tension headaches and stress.
Legs and Feet
Focusing on pressure points in the legs and feet, this massage is great for improving circulation in your lower limbs. It’s a surprisingly feel-good massage.
Pregnancy massage – Pre-natal
Pre-natal massage can help you and your baby become less stressed after your pregnancy’s first semester. Helps you to connect with your unborn child.
Pregnancy massage – Post-natal
Massage is fantastic for helping to restore your body to its pre-pregnancy state, re-energising you, balancing your hormones and aligning the spine.
Hawaiian Lomi Lomi (style)
This massage is all about long flowing strokes, using the forearms and hands over the entire body. It is said to be one of the most relaxing massages of all.
Training, qualifications & experience
- VTCT Swedish Massage Level 3
- Deep tissue and Trigger Massage
- Pregnancy Massage
- A member of the FHT
All massage types:
30 mins £25
60 mins £40 (lomi) £50
90 mins £60 (lomi) £70
I work from home and I can travel to you if needed.
NHS workers and care staff are entitled to 10% off treatments
loyal cards available -5th session free.
If you have been diagnosed with or suspect you may have a pre-existing medical condition you should consult your GP for advice, diagnosis and treatment and always inform your health professional before starting any alternative or additional therapies, treatments or making any major changes in your diet or exercise programme.
Maps & Directions
All massages by appointment only Opening times: Mon-Friday: 9.00-8.30 Weekends: 9.00-7.30