Raquel is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati with 2 bachelor’s degrees in English and Design. She is also a graduate of Antonelli College with an Associate in Medical Massage Therapy. She has another Associate degree from the Florida College of Natural Health in Massage therapy and spa therapy spa management. Raquel was an understudy at a medical spa where she was trained in Chinese medicine, Chinese meridians, and other Asian cultural modalities. Being Afro-Caribbean, Raquel uses her native upbringing of holistic and natural care and uses elements from the Earth for healing and medicine.
Raquel’s unique technique is very intuitive. She specializes in Deep Tissue and is certified in: Sports, Pre-and Post Natal, Yoga massage, Lymphatic drainage, Swedish, Shiatsu, Reflexology, Cranial Sacral, Herbology, 4th Level Reiki Master, Hot Stones, Ashiatsu, Tui na, Lomi Lomi, Oncology massage, ROM, Health and nutrition, Aromatherapy, Rolfing, , and deep breathing, as well as a few NBA, NFL athletes and celebrity clients.
Raquel has been in the Los Angeles area since 2022. She is also certified and licensed as a nursing assistant, and medical assistant while working 3 years during the pandemic and the hospital as a float nurse where she developed many skills in Western medicine.