Western Based Therapies | Bonita Springs Massage, Massage Therapy and Deep Tissue Massage Services

Naples, Bonita Springs and Marco Island Massage Therapy

There are many fascinating traditions in alternative medicine that come from outside of the euro-western practice. Candace Van Ree invites her clients to experience the numerous and often unexpected benefits these traditions have to offer.

Deep Tissue Massage

Deep tissue massage is often confused with deep pressure massage. Deep pressure massage means a constant, strong pressure throughout the session. Deep tissue massage can indeed have a significant amount of pressure behind certain techniques but deep tissue always has a goal. It is used on ailments like chronic pain, recovery from injuries, limited mobility, postural problems and muscle tension or spasm, among others.

Hot Stone Massage

Penetrating heat from finely polished basalt stones that are water heated ,oiled and are applied directly to the body to relieve tense muscles and sore joints. Combined with Swedish techniques, this creates an unforgettable, warming and thoroughly relaxing experience as the stones are kneaded into the body. This can also be combined with aromatherapy essential oils.

Myofascial Release

The John F Barnes’ Myofascial Release approach is safe, gentle and consistently effective in producing positive and lasting results Myofascial Release. is a very effective hands on technique which provides sustained pressure into myofascial restrictions to eliminate pain, headaches and to restore motion .. To understand this brand of therapy it is important to know what the fascia is.

Raindrop Aromatherapy

This technique is a powerful, noninvasive tool for assisting the body in correcting scoliosis and spinal misalignments using Young Living therapeutic grade essential oils which are applied to the spine and feet.

Trigger Point Therapy

If you have ever massaged a person or been massaged yourself then you have probably came across trigger points. They are commonly known as muscle knots; the often painful spots where muscles seem to be clumped together in a tight little ball.

Seated Chair Massage

An efficient, fully clothed massage using warmed Bamboo pieces that improves circulation, stimulates muscles, and reduces tension in the back, neck and shoulders.

Swedish or Relaxation Massage

Swedish massage is what most people mean when they talk about the general term massage. It is one of the most relaxing types of massage to receive as it works over the whole body. The general techniques are gliding, kneading, tapping, and vibrating or shaking; used on different muscles in the body depending on the desired result.

Prenatal Massage

The weight of carrying your most precious cargo can be stressful on your muscles; let Candace Van Ree take care of you while you take care of your child. Expecting women go through a variety of different muscle issues due to the extra weight they carry. Back pain, leg pain, sore feet and muscle cramps are all standard issues for mothers to be and constant strain can lead to stress which is bad for the baby.

Postnatal Massage

Bringing new life into the world is a wonderful thing but it also puts a lot of strain on the body. Postnatal massage sessions are tailored to help with postpartum issues which every mother deals with.

Lymph Drainage Therapy

Lymph is the fluid in your body which transports fat, returns protein to the circulatory system and is an important part of fending of bacterial diseases. The lymphatic system runs through the body much as the circulatory system does and brings lymph into the blood and muscles.


Reflexology is the activation of specific points on the hands and feet to promote the proper functioning of the body. The idea behind reflexology is that the hands and feet are like condensed maps of the rest of the body; the head, torso, organs, legs and arms are all directly connected to specific areas of the hands and feet.

Call Candace Van Ree Massage at (239) 450-4904: I will take care of you so you can focus on the ones that need you.