A California native who’s also lived in North Carolina, Connecticut, and Germany, I’ve called Peterborough home since 2011. Throughout my years of traveling and touching down in different climates, I was always drawn to bodywork, movement, and the myriad ways people communicate.  After many years of working with children and adults with disabilities, I felt called to expand my career to include massage therapy.  I received my massage training at River Valley Community College and continue to learn with mentors throughout the country.  

I firmly believe that when we are stressed and tired, it is impossible to fully live into who we truly are.  My passion is creating a space where you can completely let go, relax, and re-member yourself.  I am thrilled and filled with gratitude to be able to offer my services at Healing Hands.

When I’m not doing massage, I can be found working on my urban homestead, playing with my Cairn terrier, Keller, or curling up with my cat, Queen Tabathina.  

Laurel Boyd, LMT
Shining Birch Massage

Services Available

When the body is listened to with attention and respect, it speaks to the therapist and a deeper healing takes place.  

Restorative Massage                    60/90 minutes ~ $75/$105

Incorporating Swedish, deep tissue, and Zen Shiatsu techniques, Restorative Massage relaxes both the body and the mind.  The perfect gift to yourself after times of stress or intense living. 

Deep Tissue                                   60/90 minutes ~ $75/$105

Slowly warming and moving through the muscle layers, deep tissue work addresses chronic pain and unhealthy holding patterns.  While the work is deep, it should never be painful.  

AromaTouch                                           45 minutes ~ $65

A series of essential oils are layered on the back and feet using gentle massage strokes to assist the body in letting go of tension and stress.  Begin the session with 30 minutes of head, neck, hand, and foot massage for an additional $30.00

Spring Specials

20% off your first massage

Refer a friend and you both receive 20% off any service

Buy a package and save.  Packages can be used by one person or share with friends

3 one-hour massages $210.00             5 one-hour massages $ 325.00

3 90-minute massages $295.00          5 90-minute massages $475.00

            Packages cannot be combined with 20% off specials 

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