Annie has dedicated herself to years of study in complementary therapies, she has a wide knowledge encompassing Energy Healing and Meridian Balance through Shiatsu and Acupressure. She is also qualified to give Pregnancy Massage from the first trimester which is earlier than other pregnancy therapists, she is a Level 5 Sports and Remedial Therapist, who offers Senior Sports Therapy, including Western Acupuncture, Physio taping and Spinal Manipulation.
As well as gentle Holistic Healing, Annie is also an excellent level 5 Sports Massage therapist, having continued her professional development with Physio Taping, Spinal Manipulation and Western Acupuncture qualifications. This gives her a real edge to providing you with the most suitable and comprehensive Massage Therapy.
Annie can also make the perfect blend for you, she creates our Aromatherapy blend of the month and helps manage our aromatherapy in house. Annie is a Senior Therapist, she has had extensive training and is highly experienced, her treatments come at a premium price at £3 higher than her peers.
Annie has worked at YOU Massage since 2013, being promoted to Senior Therapist and General Manager in 2016.
Annie works full time, although she is also the General Manager at YOU Massage, she offers 5-15 treatments a week.
She generally has a waitlist and you're advised to call 02380 639747 to get the best appointments with Annie
BSc (Hons) Complementary Therapies (Upper Second class) from the University of Westminster, London 2008 - 2011 incorporating:
- Therapeutic Massage and Applied Anatomy
- Principles and Practice of Aromatherapy
- Shiatsu and Qigong Techniques
- Perspectives in Complementary and Alternative Medicine
- The Therapeutic Relationship
- Therapeutic Aromatherapy
- Shiatsu diagnostics
- Research Methods in Complementary Medicine
- Energy Concepts and therapeutics
- Clinical practice in complementary therapies
Supporting Patients with Cancer from the University of Westminster, London 2008 - 2011
Advanced and Deep Tissue Massage Gateway workshop 2012
FHT Member and fully insured for Therapeutic Massage, Aromatherapy, Shiatsu and Deep Tissue Massage.
FHT Pregnancy Massage 20/04/13
LSSM Sports Massage Level 5 15/06/13
LSSM CPD course: Fascial Techniques Workshop 20/07/13
OMT Spinal Manipulation Certificate: For the Treatment of Musculoskeletal conditions September 2014
OMT Medical Acupuncture Certificate: for the treatment of musculuskeletal pain: July 2016
Annie is one of our most popular therapists, booking well in advance is advised
"I always have a wonderful & relaxing back/neck holistic massage from Annie. She always makes me feel very comfortable & relaxed! She has just the right amount of pressure & always check that I'm feeling comfortable! The time flies by & I always rebook! I would always highly recommend You Massage & Annie" Mel 2016
"Excellent location and great staff. Annie always makes me feel comfortable and my experience is always relaxing." Tanya 2016
"Annie is really friendly and I always get a really great sports massage. My back gets so tight and knotted with muscles and I always feel much better after going." Betheney 2015
"Annie is excellent at tailoring the massage to your needs - working on all the knots and tension in my back and giving really good advice at stretches to do at home. The reception staff are always really helpful and friendly too." Ian 2014
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We are a small but perfectly formed 4 room therapy Centre in Bedford Place, which is just North of Southampton City Centre, less than 10 minutes walk from the train station. Our Reception desk opens at 10am daily until 7.45pm weekdays. We are opposite Sainsbury's, beneath the Photorooms about halfway down Bedford place, you need to come down a few steps to access our premises. More >
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We offer the widest range of treatments, classes, workshops and products to help you feel your best. The therapists you meet are professional, compassionate and dedicated to tailoring the time and aftercare perfectly for you.
Think of a place where you can feel 100% secure, relaxed and well cared for. Our refurbished studio is clean, comfortable and cosy. Imagine your life where pain, stress and life balance are manageable and the solutions are affordable; so much so that you can treat yourself, guilt free, and come back regularly, to move forward into the future feeling and performing at your best.
We offer a wide range of deals and concessions to all our clients with an aim to keep our therapies affordable. Our knowledgeable team are continuously developing their skills and qualifications and will get to know you and educate you with small changes you can make in your life for big improvements. As well as regular treatments and classes, we encourage stretching, straight posture, relaxation and a positive attitude.
With a wealth of experience between us in dealing with a range of ailments including: Muscular Tension, Muscle Knots, Muscle Spasm, Short Muscles, Scar Tissue, Skeletal Alignment, Fatigue, Swelling and Oedema, Stress, Depression, Anxiety, IBS, PMS, Sciatica, Endometriosis, Pregnancy related problems, Hyper-mobility, Chronic and Acute Injury, Neuralgia, Postural Problems, Migraines, Low Immunity, Skin Complaints and more....YOU can be assured you are in expert hands when you visit us.
We aim to offer services for all of your well-being needs and we continually grow and develop our practice. Our friendly reception team can guide you to the right therapy for you. We specialise in massage but we offer so much more than that, expert Osteopathy, Physio-taping, Acupuncture, Reflexology and Lymphatic Drainage will go a step further with your treatment; Pilates and Yoga Classes will encourage a better control of your health and well-being and our Couple's and Group Workshops and private Nutrition or Postural consults will teach you all you need to know. Not to mention our custom facials and Aromatherapy oils to enhance your treatments to absolute perfection.
Providing exceptional Quality is at our foremost interest. We have mystery shoppers drop in for treatments and many of them become regular customers! If you're not 110% happy with your visit, we will match you with another Therapist to ensure you get the perfect treatment for you. We get to know you and suggest and tailor treatments to help with any number of health and stress related concerns.