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Located in the historic district of downtown St. Joseph, MO

MASSAGE THERAPY

 
 

Signature Massage

$60. 60 minutes

 
 

We blend Swedish and Myofascial Release together to help you

unwind and relax. Myofascial Release is a slow paced massage with minimal lotion/oil.

 

Botanical Massage

$70. 60 minutes

 
 

The botanical massage includes an ounce of a formulated oil infused with ethically wildcrafted or organic herbs. Topical applications are a wonderful way to experience the benefits of herbs. We'll discuss your goals for massage and choose an oil infusion based on this. Examples of current herbal oil infusions available:

 

  • Kava Kava

  • Calendula

  • Goldenrod

  • Solomon's Seal

  • Comfrey

  • Yarrow

  • St. John's Wort

  • Mullein

Craniosacral Therapy

$60. 60 minutes

 
 

According to the Upledger Institute, Craniosacral therapy uses gentle touch to improve the function of the central nervous system.

 

Craniosacral Therapy celebrates the art of subtlety. Craniosacral work is nothing like a massage so coming into your session with an idea of what to expect is helpful. Only 5 grams of pressure is used.  Different points throughout the skull, spine and sacrum are held while the practitioner allows the body to unwind on its own. It's helpful for releasing stuck patterns in life as well as deeply relaxing to the nervous system.

FACIALS

 

Botanical Facial

$50. 45 minutes

 

European-style facial with an emphasis on herby, natural and organic ingredients. Deep cleanse, steam, facial massage, seasonal masks/serums/moisturizers. Acupressure, gentle facial cupping and craniosacral techniques are incorporated, along with, neck and warmed hand massage.

 

What makes this facial special is that it is skin care based on your constitution. We go over your energetics and match herbs to your specific needs. Michigan herbalist Jim McDonald gives a great comprehensive definition of what energetics means, "Recognizing the qualities of an individual and the imbalance they're experiencing and then choosing the plants you plan to suggest based on their qualitative nature is "energetics"." So to bring this back to facials, energetics are often seen/felt on the skin. For instance, does your skin feel dry? Are your hands and feet always cold? Then herbs and oils that are warming and deliver moisture would be chosen for your skin using the energetic principles.

Enzymatic Facial Treatment

$60. 60 minutes

 
 

A treatment created with raw Missouri honey and fruit enzymes to gently exfoliate dead skin cells and brighten complexion! The aromatherapy from the honey and fruit is so sensually divine. A beeswax candle is lit to celebrate this facial. Includes everything listed above from the Botanical Facial.

Best of Both Worlds - Massage & Facial 

$90. 90 minutes

 
 

Custom massage & mini facial!

 

If you've never had a facial before this is a great way to experience one!

  Mother Herbaceous

722 Francis Street, Saint Joseph, Missouri, 64501 | motherherbaceous@gmail.com | (816) 244 - 7840
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