Michigan Massage and Wellness, troy michigan massage therapy

Meet Michigan Massage and Wellness

Happy new year everyone! With not only a new year but a new decade (how did that happen?!) I thought it would be a great time to introduce (or re-introduce in some cases) Michigan Massage and Wellness to you all. So, I’m Rebecca Tamm and Michigan Massage and Wellness is my child. I started my […]

Read More »

Consistency is Key

I have a confession to make…..I suck at self care.There, I said it. It’s ironic, considering I make my living taking care of people and also teaching them how to take care of themselves, but if there is one thing I struggle with constantly it is consistency. Think about it, you get an injury or […]

Read More »

Therapy Balls….sorcery or magical cure?

If you’ve ever been in to Michigan Massage and Wellness for a bodywork session or a class, there’s a pretty good chance that me or one of my other therapists has introduced you to the Yoga Tune Up® therapy balls.  And on more than one occasion, they’ve been referred to as “magic”.  In fact, take […]

Read More »

Healthy Hips: A Yoga Tune Up® Workshop

How do your hips feel? Do you spend a good portion of your day sitting? Only to stand up and start walking and feel pain shooting down your legs? Or are your hips so sticky that it feels like someone has actually glued them down? You may be smart and use a standing work station […]

Read More »

The (un)spiritual side of yoga

How spiritual are you with your yoga practice? I recently set up a work date with my long time friend/client/fellow badass boss lady Julie and she had to push it back and said “I need to sneak into a yoga class before”. Of course I retorted with “you should be sneaking into one of my […]

Read More »

Private yoga is here!

Here at Michigan Massage and Wellness we are trying to put more emphasis on the whole “wellness” portion. That doesn’t mean that the massage is going anywhere, but a huge reason of why I moved into our amazing new space a year ago was for the space to teach movement classes in house. And while […]

Read More »

Stop stretching, start moving

Sometimes stretching isn’t the best option When your back is hurting, it’s common practice to stretch it. That usually means bending forward at the hips and allowing the low back muscles to stretch a bit. This can also help to stretch out the hamstrings, calves, and with the right arm position, the shoulders and upper […]

Read More »

Reboot Your Glutes

Let’s talk about your glutes You know, the butt, the booty, the often used peach emoji in technology talk, posterior chain, badonkadonk, call it what you want, but make sure that you’re actually using them right-which a lot of us aren’t! Your glutes are made up of 3 muscles: gluteus maximus, the most posterior of […]

Read More »

Level Up Your Self Care Game

Do you even practice self-care? Sure, you get your regular massages, you go to the gym, get your sweat on, but how do you recover?  And no, I’m not saying that self-care is an active recovery day of a 10 mile run.  THAT IS NOT SELF CARE. To me, self care is taking time out […]

Read More »

What’s happening at Michigan Massage and Wellness

How is it that 2017 is coming to a close already??  Wasn’t it just January and I was heading out to Arizona for my Level 1 Fascial Stretch Therapy training?  And here I am, about to leave for my last trip of the year, Level 3 Lokte Method at the end of the week.  So […]

Read More »
Skip to content