Massage Therapy


Massage Therapy at A Cut Above

Professional Massage at A Cut Above Hair Salon


What is a massage?

Massage is the manipulation of soft tissues to provide relaxation or therapeutic purposes.


What are the benefits?

With massages, there is a stigma it is only for people who want to pamper themselves and take time to relax. In reality, everyone can benefit from massages. Massages can reduce stress, anxiety, and depression. It can provide relief for people that have chronic pain and frequent headaches along with reducing the symptoms of IBS and Lupus. Massages can help improve circulation and also help in recovery time in soft tissue injuries.


Why Us?

A Cut Above Hair Design has been named best salon in New London County for three years in a row. We are striving to be the best in massages as well. Each client has a session tailor-made specifically to their needs to ensure they are receiving the most effective relief possible.


A Cut Above Hair Design therapists provide hot stone, deep tissue, sports and Swedish massages. Therapists also incorporate hot towels and aromatherapy into their routine.

Meet Our Massage Therapists

Evelin - A Cut Above Hair Design Team Member
Evelin has been managing A Cut Above massage team since its inception. A 2012 graduate of the Connecticut Center for
Massage Therapy, Evelin is trained in Deep Tissue, Prenatal, Sports, Swedish, Myofascial, Trigger point and Hot Stone modalities. Since graduating she has continued her Massage Therapy education through courses specific for chronic pain. She takes time to find the right combination of techniques to help alleviate her client’s muscle tension and leaves them feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Evelin was voted "Best Massage Therapist" for 2018 in The Day's reader poll.

Lisa - A Cut Above Hair Design Team Member
Lisa specializes in therapeutic massage and comes to A Cut Above after working at a well known spa where she gained extensive experience in Deep tissue massage, Trigger point therapy, Swedish massage with aromatherapy, as well as Pregnancy massage. She also has specialized training and certification in Massage Cupping Therapy and uses her training to help clients with their muscle pain and tension. She works towards quality, not quantity and helps her clients reach their massage goals while utilizes breathing techniques as well as quiet communication. Lisa aims to provide her clients with a respectable, comfortable, and unique massage experience tailored to their body and mind. Her goal is for her clients to leave feeling pain free, peaceful and relaxed. Start your path to wellness with a massage by Lisa that takes you through your
muscles to a space of relief and revitalization.

Megan - A Cut Above Hair Design Massage Team Member
Meghan graduated from Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy. She has worked in the healthcare field for over seven years. She has an adept knowledge of the human body and has a passion for holistic health. Meghan is trained in myofascial release for professional athletes. Meghan is currently working with the New England Black Wolves Lacrosse Team.
Her goal is to send you into the world feeling refreshed and renewed with a customized massage.