Massage & Bodywork

July/August 2010

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NOVA MASSAGE TABLE WITH ABC SYSTEM This Oakworks massage table features several innovations to address women's comfort issues. Its Adjustable Breast Comfort (ABC) System and adjustable face rest lets therapists change the contour of the table to match their clients' physical needs. The table is rated for 550 pounds, features 3 inches of multilayered plush padding, and has a patented Unilock Closure System that won't scratch floors or catch on linens. Nova is available for $679 at 800-558-8850 or CHAIR MASSAGE SOLUTION Chair Massage Solution uses a no-mess, silicon- based formula designed for any dry massage modality. The serum is residue-free, while retaining all the glide properties of oils and lotions. It also can be added to lotions to enhance glide during regular massages. Ingredients include organic aloe vera and silk amino acids to promote skin care. Chair Massage Solution is available in many sizes starting with 4-ounce bottles for $10. Contact 661-993-5664 or visit THE EDUCATED HEART: PROFESSIONAL BOUNDARIES FOR MASSAGE THERAPISTS AND BODYWORKERS The third edition of Nina McIntosh's handbook on establishing professional relationships between bodyworkers and their clients includes several real-life case studies and offers practical solutions to sensitive interactions. Topics include sexual and financial boundaries, the power of verbal exchanges, and the special problems inherent to having clients who are also family members or friends. This 224-page book includes a variety of resources for students and instructors, including lesson plans and PowerPoint slides. It is available for $41.95 at 800-638-3030 or PAYWARE MOBILE This credit card payment device from iPhone lets mobile health practitioners process secure credit card payments on the spot. The card reader snaps onto the iPhone and includes a built-in stylus to capture client signatures. The entire transaction is encrypted to ensure security, and the system emails receipts to customers immediately. The device is available with a two-year service agreement and a $49 activation fee at 866-853-7600 or connect with your colleagues on 89

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