August 23, 2012

Olympic Massage Therapist

Filed under: massage — Rizzieri School of Massage @ 8:18 am


July 11, 2012

DIY – At Home Massage

Filed under: massage — Rizzieri School of Massage @ 8:27 am

Feeling sore and achy? Discover four highly effective self massage moves that will bring you quick relief!

Ease tight leg muscles

Sit on the floor with legs extended. With hands in fists, press knuckles into tops of thighs and slowly push them toward knees. Keep pressing down as you return to start position and repeat. Continue, changing your direction and pressure to focus on sore spots, for one minute.

Soothe sore forearms

Make a fist with left hand, elbow bent and palm facing up. Wrap right hand around left forearm, thumb on top. Rotate left forearm so that palm faces the floor, then turn it back up. Continue for 30 seconds, moving right hand around to focus on tender areas. Repeat on opposite arm.

Work out back kinks

Sit on a chair with knees bent, feet flat on the floor, and bend forward at the hips. Bend arms behind you, palms facing away from you, and make fists. Knead circles into your lower back on either side of your spine. Continue, working your way up, for a minute or more.

Relieve Foot Pain

Sit on a chair with feet on the floor and place a golf ball (or a tennis ball, if that is all you have) under ball of left foot. Slowly move foot forward and back for 30 seconds, then in circles for 30 seconds, pressing harder on the ball when you feel a tight spot. Repeat on right foot.


July 5, 2012

Bodywork for Animals

Filed under: Facts and Tips,massage — Rizzieri School of Massage @ 7:56 am

Source: ABMP.com


May 17, 2012

FYI – Careers in Personal Massage

Filed under: Facts and Tips,massage — Jennifer @ 8:13 am

Personal Care Massage

Ask the average person what he thinks of when you mention massage therapy and he is likely to describe an image straight out of popular media someone with a blissful expression getting pampered in a luxurious resort. This aspect of the profession is considered a personal care service that which someone uses for overall wellness enhancement, general relaxation, and to feel good, not for specific pain, injury, palliative care, or other ailment.

The fastest growing environment for this sector in the last decade is the spa industry. Spas in the United States employ more than two hundred fifty thousand people and massage therapy is the most requested service.5 The spa industry is experiencing a high growth rate, an estimated 1516 percent per year. Spas provide a distinct employment advantage for some massage therapists, especially those fresh out of school. A new therapist needs to gain confidence and experience by working on a large number of people. In addition, the economic pressures of setting up a private practice may be overwhelming when combined with remaining school expenses. We can expect steady growth in the spa sector for at least several more years.

Given the demand for personal care massage therapy, the outlook is quite positive for these practitioners. There are increasing opportunities and lots of room for the entrepreneurial creativity of massage therapists.


May 14, 2012

We Offer Affordable Massages!

Filed under: Welcome — Jennifer @ 8:29 am

Did you know that Rizzieri School for the Healing Arts offers affordable massages, that do not require a contract, and are always at a low price?

We offer 50-Minute Elemental Nature (Swedish) Massage for just $45 with our Professional Massage Therapists.  We offer 50-Minute Elemental Nature (Swedish) Massage for just $35 with one of our Students.  (who are under the instruction and guidance of a teacher)

FAQs

Q: Can I request a male or female massage therapist? 

A: Yes, however, requests will only be honored with our Professional Massage Therapists.  We cannot guarantee your request with our Students, as they all need to be properly trained.

Q: Will I be in front of a whole class setting when I have a student?

A: No, you will be in your very own room that is in the spa portion of Rizzieri School for the Healing Arts.

Q: Are there any fees or contracts added to that low price?

A: No, that’s our everyday low price!

 


March 15, 2012

Are You Ready?

Filed under: Why Rizzieri School of Massage — Jennifer @ 8:42 am

Our Open House is only days away.  Monday, March 19 Start your career in less than a year, take the first step and see what Rizzieri School for the Healing Arts is all about.

When:  March 19, 2012 (Monday) 7pm – 9pm

Where: 8200 Town Center Blvd. Voorhees, NJ 08043

Contact healingartsadmissions@rizzieri.com or call 856-552-2273 for more details!


March 12, 2012

Eat to Banish Dry Skin

Filed under: Facts and Tips — Jennifer @ 8:23 am

As a guide to proper wellness, it’s always important to remain hydrated, and drink lots of water.  But did you know that you should eat plenty of fruits and fiber to help flush out toxins and keep your skin plump.  By avoiding refined sugars, carbonated beverages, and alcohol, which can dry out your skin.  Also try probiotics to increase the protective bacteria in your stomach and neutralize the toxins in your bowel.  If you colon isn’t working properly it will show in your skin.


March 6, 2012

It’s Almost Time for our Open House

Filed under: News / Events — Jennifer @ 8:36 am

There is still space available for our upcoming Open House!

Want to learn more about what Rizzieri Aveda School has to offer? Join us in our school to learn about                                                                                        upcoming classes, meet with students and staff, get complimentary services, etc.

When:  March 19, 2012 (Monday) 7pm – 9pm

Where: 8200 Town Center Blvd. Voorhees, NJ 08043

RSVP: Admissions@Rizzieri.com or 856-552-2270


March 5, 2012

SAVE THE DATES: Earth Month at Rizzieri

Filed under: News / Events — Jennifer @ 8:47 am

Earth Month is an important month for Rizzieri Aveda School,  because we will join Aveda’s April 2012 Earth Month campaign that inspires its network of beauty professionals and consumers in more than 30 countries to raise $4.5 million for the protection of clean water — a basic human right that nearly 900 million people[i] worldwide fight for daily. 

In support of achieving this goal, Rizzieri Aveda School will be hosting 2 events.  Rock and Recycle at Rizzieri which is a Fashion Show Competition, will take place on Sunday, April 15th at 6:00pm.  It is open to the public, and tickets for Rizzieri Aveda School family, friends, and guests are $10 pre-sale, $20 at the door.  All proceeds will go to Clean Ocean Action - which cleans up New Jersey beaches and water.  It will feature a student segment where our students will compete in teams with their original designs and creativity.  There will also be a professional segment where area Aveda Concept Salons will compete as well.  For more information contact jgaffney@rizzieri.com, or call 856-552-1440.

We will also be “Walking for Water” on Friday, April 20th from 9am to 11am.  It will be a family-friendly interactive walk, where all donations will also go to Clean Ocean Action.   To register for this walk or for any questions, please contact jgaffney@rizzieri.com, or call 856-552-1440.

All events will take place at our location at Voorhees Town Center – (former Echelon Mall).



[i] UN Environment Programme, 2010


February 10, 2012

Quote of the Week

Filed under: Quote of the Week — Jennifer @ 8:46 am


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