MASSAGE THERAPY – (3+ MONTHS)
Massage Therapy is a health service that employs various techniques of soft tissue manipulations for the improvement of a person’s health and well-being. It involves systematic manual or mechanical kneading, pressing, rubbing, rolling, slapping, and tapping for therapeutic purposes such as relaxation of muscles, restoration of metabolic balance, circulation of the blood and lymph, relief from pain, and other physical and mental benefits.
The Hair California Beauty Academy Massage Therapy program offers hands-on experience in Swedish massage, polarity, clinical and sports massage, as well as extensive human anatomy/physiology and business management. Upon completion of the instructional program, students are prepared to meet the requirement for entry level employment as a massage therapist in their private practice or in the offices of physicians, chiropractors, acupuncturists, health spas and physical therapists.