How to Create a Massage Room

By Alyson Paige

Over the last two decades the therapeutic benefits of massage have been proven. As a result, massage therapy is in high demand. It is easy to create a massage space that meets your needs and provides a pleasing atmosphere. Follow the ensuing steps to achieve this.

Create a Massage Room

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Step 1

Organize your massage room. You will need antiseptic wipes, facial cleansers, cotton balls and tissues in a proximal space from the massage table.

Step 2

Infuse the room with relaxing, warm aromas. Frankincense or eucalyptus are two engaging and soothing scents.

Step 3

Add several drops of essential oil to water in a vaporizer. Keep vaporizer away from you. Be sure the room or space is well-ventilated.


Step 4

Arrange massage oils and utensils on a nearby table or cart. Place a small decorative wastebasket by the table.

Step 5

Lay out two pillows and a large towel or sheet to cover your friend.

Step 6

Provide a clean headband and hand towels to protect hair during treatment.

Step 7

Spend a few minutes before massaging to prepare your equipment.


Step 8

Prepare a small table of warm and cold refreshments. Cold bottles of mineral water and hot water for herbal tea are soothing and refreshing for a post-massage treat.