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Massage by Alaina
Massage by Alaina

Massage by Alaina

Offers remote services
Offers remote services
$100
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Introduction: ***i am pleased to announce, I am fully vaccinated. *** 😊 I have been a licensed massage therapist with the state of New York for nearly 6 years! I absolutely love, love, love it!!! Helping people is not my job, it is my passion! I have a small private practice as well as, work for the “Uber” of massage, Soothe. My treatment generally runs 60-70 minutes because I like to have the time. I never enjoyed working in a spa because it was like “assembly line” work to me. I enjoy doing my treatment and addressing any and all issues my client may be having. I like to follow up with with my clients with what I like to call “homework”. This may be stretching, ice, rest, etc. It is my ultimate goal to help get you back to your ultimate health!!! When I ask a client, how their shoulder is? He reply’s “it’s great! It’s all better!” I say, “I’ve served my purpose!” So, if you are in the need of a licensed professional feel free to follow me on Facebook and Instagram at Massage by Alaina! There, you can read my 5 star reviews! I hold a 4.6 rating with Soothe as well! I look forward to working with you all! Thank you for your time! ✌🏼💆🏻‍♂️💆🏻‍♀️✌🏼 Warmest regards, Alaina Hannides, LMT PS! Please note: Unfortunately, I have to state this because people often times get the wrong idea about my profession - This is a strictly professional treatment. There is no sexual component to his massage. Please be respectful of that at all times! Thank you ✌🏼 One more thing! I’ve noticed there are some men that request male therapists. If it’s because you feel a woman isn’t strong enough. I will quote one of my male clients “You have freakishly strong hands for a girl!” So, let me know if I can help!
Overview

Hired 16 times

Serves West Hempstead, NY

Background checked

License verified

1 employee

7 years in business

Payment methods

Cash, Check, Venmo

Social media

Facebook, Instagram

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This pro indicated that they reviewed CDC safety guidelines for COVID-19 and pledged to do the following:

Wear masks during the job

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Reviews

Customers rated this pro highly for professionalism, work quality, and responsiveness.

Great 4.8

24 reviews

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Michelle T.

Massage Therapy

Alaina was so great and I highly recommend her to anyone who is reading the reviews right now! Thank you Alaina for all your hard work❤️
Massage by Alaina's reply
Oh wow! This made my morning and entire day!!! Thank you soooo much!!! This entire experience with you and your mom was truly a pleasure!!! Say hi to mom for me and THANK YOU!!! ❤️❤️❤️
Dec 6, 2020
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Jerome G.

Massage Therapy

What can I say about Alaina...she was amazing from the first conversation to the time she left from the treatment...she is definitely worth every penny...she is Knowledgeable, take her time and pay attention to the client needs.
Massage by Alaina's reply
Awe thank you!!!! And I’m sooo sorry it took me this long to tell you, THANK YOU!!! Truly a pleasure!!
Aug 17, 2020
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Jennifer I.

Massage Therapy

Friendly and professional, she traveled to my apartment with all her massage gear, quickly transformed the space and gave me a really good massage. :)
Oct 2, 2019
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Paul A.

Alaina is spectacular. Not only is she an excellent massage therapist but she listens and delivers exactly what you need and targets problem areas specifically. As busy as she is she always finds time. My schedule is crazy busy and all the other places never had any time when I needed a massage and she always finds a way to get you in. I pray everyone use her, she is by far THE best. God bless your practice Alaina...
Aug 5, 2019
Iyana W.

Massage Therapy

Alaina is very professional. She arrived on time with all the necessary tools. She is warm and friendly and the massage was great! I look forward to using her services again.
Aug 2, 2019
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Credentials
License

License Type: Massage Therapist (NY)

License verified on 7/23/2019

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Alaina Hannides

FAQs

  • What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?

    I think it’s fair for both parties. I do offer specials at my location. You can see some of them in the photo section of my profile! Check them out!

  • What is your typical process for working with a new customer?

    Intake information: I ask tons of questions! I want to know medical history, etc. But first I say, what hurts? I want to know any and all issues you may be having. So I can try to fix them all! I also give homework. Such as, rest, heat, stretching etc. Look, I’m not here to just take your money and run! I want to fix the issue!

  • What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

    From 2012 til 2014 I attended New York College for Health Professions, where I earned my Associates in Occupational Studies. While there, I tried to take all the electives that would enable me to provide the best treatments; deep tissue, reflexology, trigger point therapy, etc to name a few. As a LMT in New York State we are required to take continuing education credits. I just completed 24 credits in prenatal,

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