Client Policy Statement

SAFETY & PRECAUTIONARY POLICY FOR CLIENTS & MASSAGE THERAPISTS:

  • Every client & massage therapist must sign our Precautionary COVID-19 Liability Release Form before every appointment or reschedule.  It must be signed and sent within 24 hours before EVERY appointment.

  • If you have not been vaccinated please wear your mask while in our office. 

  • If you have been vaccinated please show your massage therapist your vaccination card or an image of your vaccination card to go without a mask in our office.

  • We encourage our clients to arrive with proper hygiene to reduce the chance of cross contamination. 

  • Washing your hands or use of hand sanitizer before getting on the massage table is encouraged.

  • Blooming Massage staff always wash their hands before each session - that will never change.

  • At Blooming Massage, we have lengthened our buffer time between clients so we can properly sanitize our office before and after each client.  Also to enforce social distancing between clients.

CONSENT OF SERVICE:

  • I understand that, because massage therapy work involves maintained touch and close physical proximity over an extended period of time, there may be an elevated risk of disease transmission, including COVID-19. By signing this form, I acknowledge that I am aware of the risks involved and give consent to receive massage and bodywork from this practitioner.

  • I understand that the massage given to me by Blooming Massage is for the purpose of stress reduction, pain reduction, relief from muscle tension, increasing circulation.

  • I understand that the massage therapist does not diagnose illness or disease and does not prescribe medical treatment or pharmaceuticals, nor are spinal manipulations part of massage therapy.

  • I understand that massage therapy is not a substitute for medical care and that it is recommended that I work with my primary caregiver for any condition I may have.

  • I have stated all my known physical conditions and medications, and I will keep the massage therapist updated on any changes.

  • I understand and will abide by Blooming Massage's policies as stated below.

​THERAPIST ETIQUETTE:
I provide competent and professional therapeutic massage but do not diagnose or prescribe medical conditions.  Clients are treated with respect and dignity regardless of their age, gender, race, nationality, sexual orientation, religion, economic status, body type, political affiliation, state of health and/or personal habits.  Personal and professional boundaries are respected at all times.  Privacy and confidentiality are maintained at all times.  I will follow up via email or phone call within 24-48 hours to answer any and all questions or concerns after the treatment.  Sexual harassment is not tolerated.  If it occurs, I reserve the right to end the session immediately.

BOOKING:
It's easy!  Click on the "request a session" tab, then the "booknow" button. 

CANCELLATION POLICY IS REINSTATED:

The cancellation policy for Blooming Massage has been reinstated. The fees had been temporarily waived during the heart of the pandemic for health and safety reasons. Please honor your appointments. Our therapists and business have costs associated with your booking even if you do not show up. If you do need to cancel or change your appointment please give us 24 hours notice. Cancellations and changes made within 12-24 hours before your appointment will be charged half the cost of your service. If you cancel or change your appointment within 12 hours of your appointment you will be charged the full cost of your service. We appreciate you honoring our policies. We look forward to providing you with the best service for your massage and wellness needs!

 

PAYMENT OPTIONS:
We accept many forms of payment -- Cash, Check, Credit Card and Venmo.  (If a check gets returned there is a $20 additional fee).  As well as Gift Certificates and Prepaid packages. 

LATE ARRIVAL:
Sessions will begin at the scheduled time. If you’ are running late, please note that you may not receive the fully allotted time of the scheduled session because an extension may not be possible.

SICKNESS:
If you happen to have a cold, flu, sore throat, stomach virus or anything very contagious, please reschedule your appointment.  Drink lots of liquids and stay in bed.

 

INSURANCE:​

Blooming Massage is not contracted with insurance companies and does not accept insurance plans for payment. Payment in full is the responsibility of the client and is due at the time of service. We are happy to provide a receipt of services and payment received.

CLIENT ETIQUETTE:

  • Payments will be collected at the conclusion of the massage session.

  • If you have NOT been vaccinated please wear your mask while in our office. 

  • If you have been vaccinated please show your massage therapist your vaccination card or an image of your vaccination card to go without a mask in our office.

  • You can pay for your massage with cash, checks, or credit card.  Extra $20 fee for returned checks.

  • Tipping is not required, but if you choose to show additional appreciation, a good rule of thumb is between 15-20% of the regular rate of your service.  Never Expected, Always Appreciated.

  • Do not be under the influence of drugs or alcohol.  * If you are on pain medication, please make me aware of it.

  • Provide a health history or update when necessary.

  • Sexual harassment of any kind is not tolerated.  If it occurs, I reserve the right to end the session as well as terminate business relationship.

  • We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone.

  • Please let me know before the treatment starts if there are any areas that you are not comfortable having worked.  If you become uncomfortable during the treatment, please inform me immediately.

  • To ensure proper detoxification and receive the best results from the sessions please drink 12-16 ounces of water after your session.  This does not include alcohol or caffeinated beverages.

  • Arrive to the treatment with proper hygiene to reduce the chance of cross contamination.

  • Refrain from eating a heavy meal just before your session.

  • Wear comfortable clothing that you would not mind getting into after lotions/oils have been applied.

What on-site chair massage can do for your business?

  • Reduce physical and mental stress
  • Maintain the strength and health of employees
  • Minimize work-related physical discomfort
  • Provide a tax deductible benefit option.
  • Enhance your wellness program
  • Increase productivity
  • Lower health care cost
  • Improve employee morale
  • Shows staff that the company cares