Jerome was born and raised in the Rochester area. He is an Army Veteran where he served for 10 years before finding Massage Therapy as an alternative career path. His grandfather was the reason he started his journey to Massage and he fell in love with it the first day. Family is his world and he has 2 amazing twin boys! Jerome is a muscular bulldozer as he blends Deep Tissue, Therapeutic and Swedish techniques to create the most effective outcome and pain relief.
Chelsea graduated from Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage after obtaining her Master's in Social Work. Her experience working with diverse populations gives her the ability to empathize allowing for clear effective communication with clients. Chelsea incorporates her knowledge of eastern and western techniques to target areas of pain and discomfort. Her overall goal is to relax and alleviate pain using different practices based on each individual needs using light to medium pressure and modalities including Post-Surgical Lymphatic Drainage, Swedish, Prenatal, Shiatsu and Sports massage.
Andrew graduated from the Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage as Salutatorian of his class. He is our lead therapist here at BU where he practices a variety of massage techniques. A few of his highlighted styles include Trigger Point Therapy, Cupping, Post Surgical Lymphatic Drainage, Prenatal, Sports Massage and Reflexology.
He takes an integrative approach by blending multiple techniques into one a session to help induce relaxation while aiming at target areas that are causing discomfort or chronic pain. Andrew's main goal is to provide each of his clients with the best possible care customized to the individual medical needs and concerns.
A native of Rochester, Christy has 20 years of hands-on experience in the medical community. She graduated from Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage and holds an Advanced Aromatherapy Certificate from the American Institute of Unani Medicine. Christy’s true passion is returning the body to a state of balance through the use of multiple complementary therapeutic modalities. Utilizing her knowledge of Ayurveda and Traditional Chinese Medicine while incorporating western influences; she specializes in massage therapy techniques of Shiatsu, Polarity Therapy, Herbal Massage for Pain Relief, Cupping Therapy, Lomi Lomi, Thai Herbal Fusion and Reflexology.
Holly graduated from Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage. Born and raised in Rochester, she wants to help those in her community. She likes to work on a therapeutic level with massage, focusing on helping relieve pain and discomfort. Her goal is to expand her knowledge and modalities in order to offer the best approach to her clients.
She specializes in neuromuscular and upper body treatments, including neck, shoulders and upper back with medium to deep pressure.
When Holly is not massaging she loves to garden, read and spend time with her 2 dogs!
Autumn graduated from OSTM after serving 5 years in the Army National Guard. From being in a physically demanding position for so long, Autumn gained the passion to alleviate other’s pain. She constantly strives for continuing education to give each of her clients the individualized care they need.
She specializes in back, neck and shoulder issues blending Swedish and Deep Tissue techniques but genuinely enjoys making each session unique to the individual based on your needs.
When she’s not working you can find her hiking around the finger lakes, paddle boarding, thrifting, drawing or picking at a guitar!
Karen graduated from the North Texas School of Swedish Massage in 2008 and created Bodywork Unbound in 2013. Her focus is overall pain relief and has an extensive knowledge of anatomy.
She is certified in Hot Stone Massage, Reflexology, Orthopedic Massage, Thai Herbal Compress Massage, Post Surgical Manual Lymphatic Drainage, Trigger Point Therapy, Neuromuscular Massage Therapy, CranioSacral Therapy and she is a Certified Ashiatsu DeepFeet Therapist.
Karen is also Rochester's first Ashiatsu Instructor and only DeepFeet Instructor in NYS among other CEU classes she teaches.
She is motivated by her clients and the energy they bring her as she continues to strive to improve her practice.
Karen is also a Certified Permanent Makeup Artist specializing in Microblading and an Electrologist treating all clients and areas of hair removal.
Mandi graduated Monroe Community College for Massage Therapy in 2009 where she attained an Associates Degree in Applied Science, as well as a license to practice Massage Therapy. She specializes in Deep Tissue, Therapeutic, Swedish/Relaxation Massage and is an
Ashiatsu DeepFeet Practitioner.
She is just as stubborn as your muscles!
Mandi’s passion for healing drives her to create customized treatment plans that best fit individual needs. She strives to utilize her trainings to the best of her ability working with issues such as neck and back pain, TMJ and sciatic issues. Her ultimate goal is to help ease chronic pain and stress to get her clients moving in the right direction for muscle tension relief. Mandi is an individual practitioner separate from Bodywork Unbound, BU gift certificates and prepaids are not valid with Mandi.
Cynthia graduated from Shear Ego as a Licensed Esthetician. She specializes in skin care of all types and conditions, as well as body waxing. Cynthia strives to meet the wants and needs of her clients whether it be self care at home, relaxation, or an intensive treatment. She continues to expand her knowledge and techniques to better educate herself as well as her clients. Cynthia is dedicated to giving all of her clients the best possible version of their skin!
Rachael graduated from Nazareth college with her bachelors in Marketing. She then decided to stay in Rochester and become part of the community. Her passions include holistic nutrition and crossfit. As a certified nutrition advisor she can guide you to practice a healthy meaningful mindset and lifestyle. Some of her preferred relaxation methods include cupping, deep tissue, acupuncture, and a rejuvenating facial!
You can find Rachael at the front desk tidying up the reception area. She loves to share her knowledge so do not hesitate to pick her brain! She is our hero!