Crystal Cooper

Massage Therapist

Crystal Cooper, LMT, CAMTC, BCTMB.  Crystal received her Massage Therapy certification from the Florida Academy of Massage and Skin Care in 2008.  Upon moving to California, she received her California License (CAMTC), as well as her Board Certification of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork.  Her years of experience have been enriched by working with Chiropractors, Sports Medicine Doctors, Dentists, and health spas.  Crystal is in private practice specializing in Deep Tissue, Cupping (ICTA), Sports Therapy, TMJ/TMD, Chronic Pain, and Migraines. Having suffered a cervical fracture, she truly understands neck and shoulder pain and has incorporated a physiotherapeutic touch to her massage sessions.

Crystal is dedicated to excellence in professionalism by continuing her education in holistic health and healing by completing continuing education units each year.  She takes great pride in offering the best massage possible, and educates her clients on things they can do following the session to enhance their results.

Experts estimate that upwards of ninety percent of disease is stress-related.  Perhaps, nothing ages us faster, internally and externally, than high stress.  Massage is an effective tool for managing this stress which translates into:

Decreased aches/pain

Decreased anxiety

Enhanced sleep quality

Greater energy

Improved concentration

Increased circulation

Reduced fatigue

Massage can also help specifically address a number of health issues.  Bodywork can:

Alleviate low-back pain and improve range of motion

Assist with shorter, easier labor for expectant mothers and shorten maternity hospital stays

Ease medication dependence

Enhance immunity by stimulating lymph flow--the body's natural defense system

Exercise/stretch weak, tight, or atrophied muscles

Help athletes of any level prepare for, and recover from, strenuous workouts

Improve the condition of the body's largest organ--the skin

Increase joint flexibility

Lessen depression and anxiety

Promote tissue regeneration, reducing scar tissue and stretch marks

Pump oxygen and nutrients into tissues and vital organs, improving circulation

Reduce post-surgery adhesions and swelling

Reduce spasms and cramping

Relax and soften injured, tired, and overused muscles

Release endorphins--amino acids that work as the body's natural painkiller

Relieve migraine pain