Welcome. E komo mai.
Spa services inspired by traditional healing practices using plant based remedies of Cascadia infused into authentic lomi lomi massage treatments.
Erin Vanhee, LMT, Herbalist
Erin Vanhee is a licensed massage therapist in Washington and Hawaii. Erin studied on the island of Maui at Ho’omana Spa with physical therapist and cultural practitioner Jeana Iwalani Naluai.
Erin is a practicing herbalist and teaches a yearly apprenticeship in plant medicines of the Pacific Northwest.
Spa services are provided at the Apothecary Wellness Center in Burlington, Washington.
Specialty Lomi Lomi Sessions
Bridging two traditional modalities-herbal medicine and massage- bringing the best of two worlds to your massage experience- plant based remedies for resolution of pain and the authentic offering of the ancient healing art of Lomi Lomi massage. Services listed on this page are intended for those seeking one time or intermittent care. For treatment massage, information is available on herb clinic tab.
Traditional Lomi Lomi Massage 90 minutes $125
Lomi Lomi is the ancient healing art native to the Hawaiian islands using rhythmic movements and long forearm strokes going light to deep to increase circulation, realign the body and provide a sense of well being. This authentic lomi lomi session begins with a healing chant and integrates warm stones and a coconut rosemary scalp massage.
Mana Lomi Therapeutic Massage 60 minutes $85 90 minutes $115
Our most popular requested massage. Mana Lomi is muscle specific massage with the added relaxation of long forearm strokes going light to deep that are signature of traditional Lomi Lomi massage. Mana Lomi was created by Maka’ala Yates, DC and is best suited for soft tissue pain, injury or problem solving massage.
Plant infused Lomi Lomi Massage 90 Minutes $140, includes fresh plants, liniments and herbs used in compresses
Lomi lomi massage incorporating local hand crafted herbal liniments, warm herb infused compresses and fresh plant placements to move energy and release inflammation and pain. This treatment is similar to the traditional lomi lomi session using rhythmic movements, long forearm strokes going light to deep and muscle specific treatment with the added benefit of using herbs to release tension, reduce inflammation and eliminate pain.
Spa Ritual Lomi Lomi Treatment 90-100 minutes $140 includes fresh plants, herbal scrubs and warm stones
The Ultimate Authentic Lomi Lomi massage with welcoming foot bath, herbal infused sugar scrub, hawaiian chant, full body Lomi Lomi massage, warm stones to 2 areas of the body and herb infused hot towels. Finish off with a Coconut Rosemary Scalp Massage. Aloha