Irena Hnatjuk-Zahirovic

Massage with Positive energy

Specialization in:

Swedish Relaxation Massage

Deep Tissue Therapeutic

Hot Stone Massage

Warm Bamboo Massage

Pregnancy Massage

Lymphatic Drainage Massage

Cupping Massage Therapy

Reiki

MyoFascial Release

My clients tell me I give an excellent massage and I'm great at paying attention to their specific needs. I am proficient at Swedish, Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Pregnancy massage, Cupping Therapeutic Massage, Myofacial Release, Reiki, Lymphatic Drainage and Warm Bamboo Massage. I specialize in mix...

Specialization in:

Swedish Relaxation Massage

Deep Tissue Therapeutic

Hot Stone Massage

Warm Bamboo Massage

Pregnancy Massage

Lymphatic Drainage Massage

Cupping Massage Therapy

Reiki

MyoFascial Release

My clients tell me I give an excellent massage and I'm great at paying attention to their specific needs. I am proficient at Swedish, Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Pregnancy massage, Cupping Therapeutic Massage, Myofacial Release, Reiki, Lymphatic Drainage and Warm Bamboo Massage. I specialize in mixing different modalities to accommodate my client’s needs. My clients also tell me they feel a sense of positive energy through my hands. I have been known to relax my clients to a point of sleep during a therapy session. Lastly I have heard from my clients 

"This is not a massage this is a whole new experience". 

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Licenses
Massage

CA # 30677

Education
2012

California College of Physical Arts

Massage therapist 600

Experience
Bodywork

Deep Tissue

Releases tension in the deeper layers of the muscles, it also relieves tenderness and fatigue associated with stress, and promotes healthy muscles. Healthy muscles can prevent injuries. Different techniques will be customized to suit your individual needs.

Myofascial Release

Myofascial Release is a safe and very effective hands-on technique that involves applying gentle sustained pressure into the Myofascial connective tissue restrictions to eliminate pain and restore motion. This essential “time element” has to do with the viscous flow and the piezoelectric phenomenon: a low load (gentle pressure) applied slowly will allow a viscoelastic medium (fascia) to elongate.

Hot Stone Massage

Hot stones are placed at key points around your body, and used as massage tools with essential oils to help promote deep relaxation and balance. You can choose soft or deep tissue work. Truly a great experience...

Sports Massage

A Sports massage is ideal to treat injuries and as well as a preventative treatment dealing with the health of muscle and connective tissue, range of movement, tone, symmetry, balance of muscle and quality of posture. I further define my role as ‘the manipulation of soft tissue to release tension, reduce pain, restore range of movement and promote good condition'. This is achieved through a range of techniques I possess and carry around in my ‘tool bag', some of which are effective on some people, some of which are not. It is then down to me to work with my clients to find the right tools to unravel their current injury situation or assist them with their training program. Essentially the ‘manipulation of soft tissue' in my books means moving muscles, tendons, ligaments and connective tissue around in a range of ways to achieve the desired effect.

Swedish

Passive, long and rhythmic strokes are used to stimulate circulation, calming the mind and soothing the nerves. Choose light or firm touch.

Pregnancy

A special massage created exclusively to relieve those particular aches and pains associated with weight-bearing tension and fatigue. It also noticeably reduces swelling.

Other

+++Cupping Therapy --- Cupping therapy is used in traditional Chinese medicine to release congestion. Cups are placed on the skin and a suction gun is used to create vacuum inside the cups. Leaving the cups on the skin for a few minutes will turn the skin red. This is an indication that circulation has been brought to the surface. The suction will increase blood flow and will release rigid soft tissues and muscles.

Massage modalities

- Swedish Relaxation Massage - Deep Tissue Therapeutic - Pregnancy Massage - Lymphatic Drainage Massage - Cupping Massage Therapy - Hot Stone Massage - Warm Bamboo Massage - MyoFascial Release - Reiki - Acupressure - PNF Stretching - Cranial-sacral hold

Lymphatic Drainage

Lymphatic drainage activates the lymph flow so your body is cleansed of its toxins. Additional detoxifying benefits include a strengthened immune system, reduced swelling, and combating cellulite. The best results are reached if therapy is performed in a series. Also, discounts are given for purchasing a series.

REVIEWS for my Bodywork services

by Leslye on Jul 17
Always a wonderful experience! The hour goes way too quickly. The use of hot and cold stones, aromatherapy and cupping feels like being at a spa.
by Anonymous on Jul 15
Love this place! One there for 1 hour but it felt like 3. So nice.
by Einar on Jul 09
I loved everything, it was heavenly good! Very thorough and the flow was there all the time!
by Ian on Jul 07
I have experienced many types of massage therapy including energetic modalities as well as combinations thereof, this is by far one of the most outstanding. Irena combines a synergy of diverse techniques that stimulates the senses and truly re-awakens the body to heal itself. The contrast between a seasoned and dedicated healer compared to conventional massage is remarkable; your physical and energetic body will feel the full measure of restoration. The space is immaculately clean, the ambiance is fantastic, and she takes every measure to ensure safety as well as comfort. I am definitely going to start a regular routine of visits to continue on this path of self-care and healing. Thank you Irena for providing an oasis of rejuvenation amidst this desert landscape.
by Barbie on Jul 02
It was great to be back with Irena!!!! Her massages use a number of tools as well to increase the benefit of the massage.
by Audrey on Jul 01
Incredible! From her technique to her hot stones, lotions and cupping, it’s comparable to a high end spa! Irena utilizes every moment to heal any pains or just simply relax you! Highly recommend!!!
by Sue on Jun 28
Irena is professional and consistent. I know when I go I'm going to get a top notch massage. She listens to concerns.
by Mary Ann on Jun 26
Many massage therapists "say" they can do lymph drainage massages, but they actually do not know how. Irena is a genie at getting all that tricky work done, and gives a perfect relaxation massage also. Or can take care of whatever issue I have. She is the very best!
by Anonymous on Jun 26
Irena is a rare gem who is compassionate, caring, hard-working and very skilled person who gives such amazing healing session with her various techniques of massage therapies. Highly recommended!
by Gene on Jun 23
Great massage experience like last time. I liked the use of eucalyptus oil, hot stones and suction cups.

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Bodywork & Massage

  • Myofascial Release
  • Other
  • Pregnancy Massage
  • Swedish Massage
  • Hot Stone Massage
  • Massage modalities