Sun Valley , Idaho
A Massachusetts native, Kristy Johansen has honed her practice of massage over two decades. Kristy is known throughout the Valley among athletes and massage devotees alike for her experience in ashiatsu barefoot massage, in which she uses bars attached to the ceiling for gravitational assistance, allowing for work deep within the tissues.
A graduate of the Santa Fe School of Massage, Kristy also counts among her expert fields deep-tissue myofascial release, Active Isolated Stretching and hot stone massage. Kristy's Cupping Massage -based on chinese cupping therapy -- softens tight muscles , loosens adhesions and lifts connective tissues to drain excess fluids and toxins by opening lymphatic pathways. It is an ideal treatment for soft-tissue injuries and for toning.
A resident of Ketchum, Kristy spends her free time trail-running, skiing, swimming, hiking, camping, drinking good wine and enjoying the love of her husband Brad and their two dogs Mac and Murdock .