Awaken is wellness studio in Richmond, VA that exists to help you feel nurtured, balanced, educated and restored. We believe in the power of body awareness, breath, and touch. Massage is a sacred practice that will provide a natural means of healing for your whole body wellness.
Ryan Greene /Owner
Certified Massage Therapist + Thai + Reiki Master Teacher
It is the breathing with, the focused + intuitive pressure, the deep energy work… that makes his work a rare experience. Ryan has a passion for your personal wellness. He works with every client to initiate their natural healing systems by blending massage with Reiki energy work. Ryan also teaches Reiki Certification classes + Energy workshops. Most recently he works with New York Broadway performers including Hamilton, Aladdin, In the Heights, RENT, the PROM and more.
He loves nothing more than to provide custom massage sessions to meet your individual needs for pain relief, deep tissue, trigger point, relaxation, medical recovery, sports performance, pregnancy massage, or energy imbalances. Ryan works to provide each client with a safe space to be restored in a therapeutic setting. We look forward to working with you soon.
Certified Massage Therapist + Reiki Master
Jenna started her holistic healing journey when she was 19 years old and enrolled in a Reiki 1 class. She is now a Reiki master practitioner in Usui Holy Fire II Reiki and a graduate of the Lotus School of Integrated Professions 600 hour massage therapy program. Jenna offers a integrated massage experience, working with you to find which techniques help your body and mind find balance both on the table and off.
Specialty Full Body Waxer
Tori has been full body waxing for six years. She first completed her unique training in Florida and then worked in San Diego, CA. She moved to Richmond Almost 2 years ago and is so excited to offer Full Body Waxing at Awaken. She is focused on providing each client a smooth, hairless and less painful experience. She specializes in strip-less hard wax for a gentler hair removal service, combined with a pre-waxing cleanse and post-waxing cooling gel to soothe any irritation.
Certified Massage Therapist
Lauren Chambers has been providing intuitive therapeutic massage since 2009. She specializes in providing a rare experience by combining quality massage with intuition and add-ons including facial massage, scrubs, hot stones, and more. Lauren also enjoys a focus on massage for women providing a safe space for women to find healing. She loves sharing her gifts to give each client the complete massage experience.
Photos by Jess Lucia Photography, Site Design by Keilani Mansfield, Content by Ryan Greene