About

 

Are you having trouble managing your stress or pain? Do you have difficulty sleeping? These are just some of the things massage and yoga can help with.

We strive to provide top-notch Massage Therapy and Yoga Instruction to:
relieve aches and pains,
ease the side effects of cancer treatment, and
kick stress to the curb!

What Folks Are Saying About Us

Wonderful and relaxing. I’m really glad to have found this Restoring Balance here in downtown Champaign. Highly recommended. Mark A

Wonderful massage with Lola. Great hands. Found all the tense spots and I left feeling so much better. Liz T

I have seen both Karyn and Lucas and highly recommend them both. The facility is quiet and relaxing. They are both skilled massage therapists who take the time to get to know the client; reasons for getting a massage, aches and pains, relaxation. Aromatherapy and hot stone are available. Sybil P

About Your Massage Therapists

Nikki Marini, Licensed Massage TherapistNikki Marini, DPT
Licensed Massage Therapist

Nikki draws upon her diverse experience to provide unique, holistic, and individualized massage sessions tailored to your specific needs. She works with a broad range of clients, including office workers, manual laborers, professional dancers, truck drivers, doctors, musicians, highly trained athletes, mothers-to-be, new mothers, and clients who are recovering from injuries or dealing with chronic pain. Learn more about Nikki here.

Lucas Crawford
Licensed Massage Therapist

Is pain stopping you from doing the things you love?

While working as a personal trainer, Lucas learned how important it is for people to not only move and exercise, but to also take care of their muscles through massage therapy.

Lucas’ knowledge of how your muscles move combined with his knowledge of massage therapy make him the ideal massage therapist to help with your low back pain. Read more about Lucas here.

Lola McQueen, Massage TherapistLola McQueen
Licensed Massage Therapist

After biking across the county and experiencing back pain Lola receive her first massage ever. She found it helped relieve the stress in her aching muscles far better than any other treatment, and it made her a true believer in the therapeutic power of massage! She now likes to pass the benefits of massage along, especially to those who experience chronic pain or have sports injuries, using a combination of relaxing Swedish massage and specific deep tissue work.

Massage TherapistKaryn Claflin
Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified Yoga Teacher, Owner

Do you feel like you’re always on high-alert? Constantly stressed?

After spending several years hunching over a desk trying to meet ever shortening deadlines, Karyn developed wrist and shoulder pain.  It was quite a journey to resolve the pain, but it led her to trying out massage for her own pain, then to studying massage. Read more about Karyn here.

Questions about massage? Give us a call: (217) 552-1670 or send us a message.

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