Mark's first massage course received rave reviews:
"This is one of the best massage courses i have ever taken!""I had gotten to a point where I wasn't sure if this was a career I really wanted to continue but now I have a renewed sense of passion!"
"Two Giant Thumbs Way Up!"
"Excellent and expert instruction. Beautiful videos. These methods are far superior to what we were taught in aesthetic and spa training classes."
And now here is his 3rd massage course-The Award Winning Isla Verde Spa Hot Stones Massage Course!And, just like the other massage course before this-This is not your normal Hot Stones massage course.
"Excellent teacher! Love it. I think this is one of the best hot stone massage courses I have taken as there were several new insights that really helped. Thank you for a great teaching professionally and well done."
Mark discovered early on when learning hot stones massage that this form of massage lacked something, namely massage. The vast problems with most hot stones massages are that they are so focused on using the hot stones that they forget about the main objective-giving a great massage with the hands and forearms.
Mark Perren-Jones guides you step by step to show you from the basics to advanced how to give your massage clients an incredible Hot Stones massage experience.It doesn't matter whether you have done hot stones massage before or have no experience at all.
Mark shows you not only what his 25 years of experience has helped him, but also he shows you the ways to avoid the mistakes that he has made along the way.When it comes to a massage clinic or spa, your best asset is your massage.
Without an incredible massage sequence, it will be very difficult to have a thriving practice. This course will give you the skills set to give your clients an amazing massage experience.
In this course you are going to learn:
The most important aspect to any spa or massage clinic is the quality of the massages, because without the ability to deliver great massages most therapists will not succeed and be taken over by the competition in this highly competitive industry. You will be shown not only our secrets to giving incredible massages to your clients, but also know how to use your body correctly and avoid the pitfalls that many therapists fall into. You will be taught advanced techniques, the correct ways to apply pressure, how to correctly use acupressure and we also share with you other aspects of the spa business that have helped our business grow from just one person to needing 4 massage therapists in under 2 years!
You are about to learn how to do our hot stones massage sequence and here i not only introduce the course but also talk about getting your massage equipment and set up correct.
In this lecture, we cover the 4 most important factors when purchasing your massage table - for you, and your clients!
You will need certain equipment for your hot stones massage. Here are a few ways to save money when it is time to buy.
Learn how we set up our massage tables in the most efficient and practical way - remember, the small touches will separate you from the rest!
It's the Little things that can make a massage so much more. Here a some wonderful additions to your massages that make your clients fabulous
As it is said, Time is of the Importance, and no moreso than when it comes to your massage clinic or spa.
A contraindication is a situation when massage should not be performed. Continuing with treatment may be more detrimental than beneficial and in some cases may cause serious medical problems. Here is a list of those contraindications.
There are a few things that therapists commonly do in their massages which i do not. I explain what these are and why not.
A very important aspect of your carreer is to do what you know and don't do what you don't know
There is nothing more important once you have the skills than to hone them. This is the person you want to practice on
In this lecture, we go over the biggest mistakes massage therapists make and the reasons why most do not last.
As with any skill, practice makes perfect! In this lecture, we cover this and our experience.
Here are some other really important things that must be addressed to make your clients spa experience magical.
Let's take a look at the things that have been covered so that it's clear what's needed.
When you have a client you should have them fill out a client information form. The forms differ greatly from the simple to the more complicated depending on the legal requirements of where you live. It is important to check so that you avoid any legal ramifications if the need arises. I have several copies here that i have downloaded from the internet to give you some examples of the differences.
It is important for you to know that you have absorbed and understood the lecture, therefore this quiz qill help you to see how much information you have learnt and retained
It's always to start your massage well. The client knows within seconds whether they are going to have a fabulous massage or not by the feel of your touch from the outset.
This is the full back sequence
Here we do the face, head and neck massage
The arm massage sequence
Here is the other side of the arm massage
The front of the legs sequence and feet.
See the full hot stones massage sequence applied in action!
Here is the second segment of the massage sequence
Well done! Now it's time to get practising.
Mark Perren-Jones is a bestselling instructor, a highly regarded massage therapist, acupuncturist and Pain Specialist. He is also the owner of the award winning Isla Verde Spa. He has more than 25 years experience in the massage and acupuncture field and has worked in spas and clinics throughout the world. He has massaged Presidents and their families, Olympic athletes, professional sports people and celebrities around the world.
Mark's spa earned an incredible 100 out of 100 5 Star Reviews on Tripadvisor! ( 100% 5 STARS). In just 6 months after the Isla Verde Spa opened it became the No.1 Ranked spa in his highly competitive. It was also been the No. 1 Ranked 'Thing to do'( out of 43) in his area on Tripadvisor for 2 years.
For the first time ever, Mark is revealing the massage sequences and secrets to his spa's success.
His massage courses are designed for both beginners who would like to start a career in massage but it also is for qualified massage therapists who would like to improve on their massage skills.
After all, the most important aspect to any spa or massage clinic is to be able to give amazing massages each and every time to your clients.
Mark's massage courses have received rave reviews.
Marks' Neck, shoulder, knee and Back/Sciatica solution courses show you how you can easily help your pain and deal with any pinched nerve symptoms as well. These courses are also perfect for massage therapists to teach their clients how to relieve back, shoulder, knee and neck pain.