Friday, December 19, 2014

Top Destinations for an Amazing Massage in Bloomington, IL

Looking a great place to get a massage in Bloomington, IL after a long day? Had a stressful week, feeling depressed, anxious, tired? Do you have achy muscles, suffer from a condition (like arthritis) that causes chronic pain and stiffness, or limits mobility? Or do you suffer high stress levels and want a natural alternative to medicine for relief? Are you an athlete seeking a way to manage muscle healing and recover after an injury?

Massage therapy offers relief and recovery for all of these conditions, and often, people are turning to it as a result. As well, they are incorporating it into therapy plans for sports surgeries, after-care for other types of surgery, or for general well-being. There are many varieties of massage (techniques, philosophy, and goals) to choose from in the Bloomington area.

Here are three of the top destinations for a massage in Bloomington, IL that offer comprehensive treatments: Aches Away Massage Specialists, Inner Peace Healing Massage and Wellness, and N8 Touch Massage and Wellness Center. 

Each massage destination in Bloomington, IL offers a variety of services: N8 Touch and Aches Away focus on deep treatment and balancing of the body, while Inner Peace Massage takes an holistic approach to massage. Each one is presented with a brief summary of services, philosophy, and location, below.

N8 Touch Massage and Wellness Center

N8 Touch Massage and Wellness Center is dedicated to promote healing through the manipulation and kneading of tissues. The Bloomington, IL massage center offers Swedish, deep tissue, sports, and couples’, massage, aromatherapy, and hot stone therapy. N8 Touch Massage also has an on-going special, where new customers can choose from a chair massage or 60-minute table massage for a discounted price of $38, and offers a monthly massage subscription membership at $48 per month for one 60-minute massage, or four 15 minute chair massages.

Any hour of additional massage after that is priced at $38 for members. Anyone thinking of getting a massage who isn't quite sure can ask to tour the facilities. N8 Touch Massage and Wellness Center is located at:

N8 Touch Massage
2501 East College Avenue
Suite C
Bloomington, IL 61704
Phone: 309-661-2110

Aches Away Massage Specialists 

Aches Away Massage Specialists is owned by Don Thorpe, a former personal trainer, who transitioned into massage therapy in order to live and promote an holistic approach to achieving whole-body health. Aches Away’s menu of services includes Swedish, deep tissue, sports, and pre-natal massage, neuromuscular therapy, myofascial release, hot stone therapy, lymphatic release, and reflexology.

Aches Away Massage Specialists can be reached via email at, or go to the website at to explore their menu of services, read testimonials, and check the bios of the therapists and owner. There are gift certificates offered from time to time. Call for pricing.

Inner Peace Healing Massage & Wellness

Inner Peace Healing Massage & Wellness is an holistic massage therapy center dedicated to treating of the whole body and mind, to promote inner peace in the soul. It is owned and operated by Laura M. PIwowarczyk, L.M.T., NCTMB, HHP. Inner Peace offers massage and healing touch in Swedish, deep tissue, myofascial release, trigger point, orthopedic assessment, neuromuscular therapy (stretching), acupressure and sports massage services, by appointment, with complementary applications of hot stones, aromatherapy, cupping, or heat or cold application.

She also offers corporate services. Call for pricing. Pricing varies by timing from $45 to $74 to $105 dollars for 30, 60, or 90 minute sessions. Appointments can be made on the website or by phone. Inner Peace Healing Massage & Wellness is located at 1080 Nerge, Suite 205, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007. Phone for an appointment at 773-331-3849; email Laura for appointments at, or go to the website to view Laura’s credentials, book an appointment, view testimonials, or read the blog.