Ya’axché Massage Therapy, located in Studioworks Ballard, offers treatment massages designed to increase relaxation and reduce pain. Gisela Mendoza Sanchez founded the studio in 2023, aiming to provide balanced healing for each client. 

Gisela believes in tailoring treatment plans for individual needs, creating a safe space for clients to heal. Techniques like fascia, cupping, and sports massage are used to reduce pain, increase relaxation, and release harmful muscular patterns. Ya’axché (YASH-cheh) comes from the Mayan word for the Ceiba tree, a sacred tree of life that interconnects all living things, a reflection of Gisela’s commitment to creating relational respect between her and her clients. 

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  1. Gisela was so lovely and knowledgeable and made me feel very relaxed. It was my first time going to her, and even though I didn’t pay for the hot stones add-on, she used them during my massage for a treat.

    She listened well to my pain points and gave me tips and advice for the future.

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