Is it OK to touch your massage therapist?

Unless you are having a heart attack or another similar kind of extreme physical episode that renders you unable to use your vocal cords, please do not touch your therapist during your service.

What should a massage therapist not do?

What NOT to Say / Do with Your Massage Therapist

  • Ask your massage therapist to go see a movie / come to your house / etc. …
  • Excessive noises. …
  • Comment on our looks/attractiveness. …
  • Poke your head out of the room to let us know you’re ready. …
  • Start undressing while we are still in the room. …
  • Touch us.

Can I be friends with my massage therapist?

That said, Eliza, yes, you could certainly have a social (friends) relationship with your masseur. (A friends-with-benefits or dating relationship would violate his professional ethics boundaries though.)

Does massage include private parts?

A full-body massage usually includes your arms, legs, hands and feet, your neck and back, your stomach and buttocks. … Your therapist will unwrap your arm and shoulder, for instance, or uncover your leg while she massages that part of your body.

What kind of massage include private parts?

The yoni massage is exclusively for women and focuses on a lady’s private parts.

Is it rude not to tip a massage therapist?

There are no definite rules on how much money you should tip your massage therapist. Some spas have no tipping policies, so it’s always helpful to ask ahead of time. But given that you were happy with the service, 15–20% of the total amount is an appropriate tip for a massage.

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How much do you tip for an hour massage?

The standard hospitality rate for massage tipping is 20 percent. For example, if a massage or body treatment costs $100, a 20 percent tip would be $20.

Can a massage therapist date a former client?

Sexual contact of any kind between a therapist and a client is unethical and illegal in the State of California. Additionally, with regard to former clients, sexual contact within two years after termination of therapy is also illegal and unethical.

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