Owner of Brennan Massage & Spa and licensed massage therapist, Abby Brennan has found her place in the world and loving everyday of it. She states, “I am so lucky to be surrounded by an up and coming community, a healing space, talented employees, family, friends and amazing customers. I know we will be here a long time.”
Advanced Anatomy Massage Academy, 2002
Amy is a master in the art of massage. She has taught massage and now does all of Brennan Massage & Spa’s staff training. Reflexology, Thai Massage, Trigger Point Therapy and Craniosacral Therapy are all a part of Amy’s scope of practice. Each customer will receive a unique session to meet their needs. Her Craniosacral work will leave a customer deeply relaxed and restored. Her favorite session to give is also our Scalp Treatment and Massage with our lemon lime aromatherapy.
Skin Care and Spa Institute, 2008
Irma is an expert esthetician. Her facials are soothing and effective and her waxes are executed with precision and care. She gives an excellent neck and shoulder massage during her facials that will soothe away aches and pains. She loves our vitamin k eye serum for reducing dark circles and brightening the eye area. She says it works great for everyone. Her favorite facial to give is our Argan Vitamin C Peptide Facial. It is an awesome anti-aging facial we feature 1-2 times a year.
Cortiva Institute, 2014
Erika is very thoughtful and meditative in her massage technique. She works slow, therapeutically and professionally. She concentrates on individual client needs and helps many customers feel great. Her favorite session to give is a prenatal massage. She has helped many women relieve their tension from pregnancy.
Hanover Park College of Beauty, 2001
Denise has a relaxed and friendly personality which complement her work at the spa. She enjoys helping people relax during their facial, so that the session isn’t just about looking good, but feeling good. She loves cleaning up pores so that customers leave with a complexion that looks fresh and rejuvenated. She is also a very confident and fast waxer. Her favorite facial to perform is our hydrating anti age facial
SOMA Institute for Massage Therapy, 2012
Nicole has a calm and friendly energy. Her massage therapy goals are to bring deep relaxation and restoration to her clients. Her massages are smooth and soothing. She likes to know her customers feel, nurtured and pampered. Her favorite massage to give is our Restorative Compress Massage Feature.
The SOMA Institute for Massage Therapy, 2017
Raquel understands back pain and enjoys helping others feel better. She is calm, patient and grounded which helps guide her through her sessions and techniques. She loves giving our Back Attack massage so she can reduce tension in the lower back and between shoulder blades. When she can she enjoys ending sessions with gentle neck stretches.
Chicago School of Massage Therapy, 2002
Cathy is an enthusiastic and experienced massage therapist. She has spent a lot of time working with athletes and clients who enjoy working out. She blends Swedish and deep tissue techniques for a customized massage. Cathy enjoys eating good food and her favorite massage to give is our Treat for Feet Massage!
Tricoci University of Beauty Culture, 2013
Sam is an expert when it comes to waxing and facial care. She loves not only being able to cleanse, extract and wax skin but how deeply relaxing skin care treatments can be. She gives a great facial, neck and shoulder massage so that customers can truly enjoy the benefits of stress reduction. She loves our deep pore cleansing mask and her favorite session to do is our Healing Lymphatic Honey Concentrate Facial feature!
Soderworld Academy of Healing Arts, 2009
Nicole is deeply influenced by the long and flowing strokes of Hawaiian Lomi Lomi and Balinese massage. These techniques are extremely soothing from head to toe. A massage with Nicole will be customized, therapeutic and very relaxing. Her favorite massage to give is a full body Swedish massage with a clients choice of aromatherapy to make the session even more relaxing and personalized! Nicole is also an art teacher and librarian in the public schools!
Soma Institute for Massage Therapy, 2019
Ken is grounded, mindful, happy and energetic. He is athletic and strong and enjoys doing deep tissue massage and sports massages. He incorporates Thai massage into some of his techniques to increase blood flow and flexibility. Although he brings a therapeutic approach to his work his massages are still full of relaxation and restoration. Ken’s favorite massage to give is our Therapeutic Back Attack Massage!
Hair Professionals, 2018
Jasmin is an excellent esthetician. She is detail orientated and thorough. Her facials will leave you glowing and her waxing is quick and precise. Jasmin’s delicate touch is soothing and calming for all her clients. Her favorite session to give is our Revitalizing Micro-Oxygen Facial.
Cortiva Institute, 2019
Daphne is thoughtful in all she does. She creates an intention for deep focus in her work. She targets her massages towards a clients individual stress from work and daily activities. Her specialties are stretching and traction. Daphne’s favorite session to give is a pre-natal massage because of the care it brings not just mother but to baby as well.
Chicago School of Massage Therapy, 2006
Jill knows that receiving spa treatments and making time for relaxation and self-care are essential to living a healthy life. A frequent spa customer herself, Jill has experienced many styles, techniques, and spa practices that she incorporates into her own work. Her sessions are wholistic and nurturing and she has lots of home care recommendations to her clients on the right path to self-care. Her favorite massage to give in our Harvest Hemp Heated Massage when it is featured in the Fall!
Universal Spa Training Academy, 2008
James is often complimented with “magic hands”! He believes in restoring wellness through relaxing the mind, body and spirit. His massages combine customized Swedish and deep tissue techniques using intuition to pinpoint trouble spots and apply a comfortable amount of pressure. James quietly works through his day and clientele remaining focused on everyone’s needs. His favorite massage to give is our Healing Meditation Massage!
After graduating from Western Michigan University in 1998 and finishing a year as an AmeriCorps volunteer in Boston, Liz moved to Chicago with her now husband Ryan. She worked for several nonprofits before becoming a stay at home mom to two beautiful boys. She is now proud to call Brookfield her home and excited to be behind the desk at Brennan massage and spa. Her favorite treatment to receive is the Blueberry Ageless Peptide Facial!
The Soma Institute for Massage, 2022
Lorena is ready to take on all the needs of her customers with an open mind and heart. She knows that massage therapy goes beyond being a luxury and is essential for our wellness. She enjoys learning everything she can and is doing a great job growing in the art of massage. Her favorite sessions to give are the Aromatherapy massage for its relaxation enhancement and the Restorative Sound Meditation Massage feature for its powerful benefit to our mind, body, and energy field.