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We are so happy that you're here

At The Body Bar, we are a dedicated  self-care boutique specializing in personalized  massage and skin therapy. Rooted in research and integrity, our services cater uniquely to each guest. Immerse yourself in a relaxing and euphoric environment so we can help you be the best you.

Our Services

Massage Therapy

Massage therapy services typically include a variety of techniques and approaches aimed at promoting relaxation, relieving pain and stress, and improving overall physical and mental wellness.

Skin Therapy

Facials and skin therapy are cosmetic treatments designed to improve the appearance and health of the skin. Our treatments aim to cleanse, exfoliate, hydrate, and rejuvenate the skin and range from relaxing lymphatic drainage facials to hydrafacial MDs.

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Lash & Wax Therapy

Our licensed and experienced professionals offer facial waxing, brow tinting, and lash lifts.  These semi-permanent treatments enhance the facial appearance naturally.

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Dr. Tricia, PhD, LMT, LE

Owner & Director of The Body Bar

Tricia is a Licensed Massage Therapist & Licensed Esthetician who focuses on understanding the body's anatomy and physiology to individualize each therapy unique to each client. As a licensed healthcare professional, paying attention to specific details and creating a relaxing and comfortable atmosphere is how she takes pride in setting herself apart.

 

Prior to opening The Body Bar, Tricia trained under extensive schooling and training with over 2000 hours of specialization in several different specialties, such as deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy, myofascial cupping, medical-facial infusions, and chemical peels. Tricia has an extraordinary passion for learning and continuously furthering her knowledge and just recently graduated with her doctorate, Ph.D. Her intricate dedication and devotion for each client's health and happiness radiates through with the inclusion of holistic and scientifically backed practices to create the most effective and optimal success for each person who walks through the door. 

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Nicole, LMT

Senior Massage Therapist

Nicole is a highly skilled and experienced massage therapist with a passion for helping people alleviate pain and tension. She has been working in the field for over 10 years and has developed a deep understanding of the human body and its needs. Nicole’s caring and compassionate nature makes her an excellent therapist, as she is always willing to go the extra mile to ensure her clients are comfortable and satisfied with their massage experience!

Outside of work, Nicole is a devoted family person who loves spending quality time with her loved ones and dogs. In her free time, she enjoys reading to help her relax and unwind after a long day at work. With her expertise, professionalism, and friendly personality, Nicole is an amazing asset to our team!

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Vanessa

Lead Esthetician

Step into a realm of rejuvenation guided by the expert hands and compassionate heart of Vanessa, a distinguished graduate from The Salon Professional Academy. Vanessa finds joy in witnessing the transformative power of our treatments. The genuine smiles that light up our guests' faces as they gaze upon their radiant and improved skin is the ultimate reward for her. With a deep understanding of skincare intricacies, she ensures that each facial is a personalized journey towards revealing your skin's true potential. With a genuine passion for providing customized treatments, Vanessa creates a haven where luxury meets relaxation, ensuring that your experience is not just a service, but a serene escape from the everyday.

 

While her expertise lies in delivering rejuvenating facials, Vanessa is also a connoisseur of life's simple pleasures. When she's not in the treatment room, you might find her spending quality time with her beloved canine companion, exploring new horizons through invigorating fitness and wellness classes, or cherishing precious moments with friends and family with new experiences through traveling and exploring new cultures. We are so incredibly thrilled to share Vanessa’s amazing talents with all of you!

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Colleen

Lead Massage Therapist

Colleen is a passionate massage therapist dedicated to bringing joy and relaxation to her clients. With a deep love for massage therapy, she finds fulfillment in the ability to send people out into the world feeling happy, relaxed, and peaceful after each session. Off-duty, you'll often find Colleen immersed in quality time with her two daughters, aged 12 and 6. Whether it's playing hide and go seek or engaging in lively games of charades, family moments are cherished and filled with laughter.

When it's time to unwind, Colleen turns to her favorite show, Modern Family. Despite having watched every episode countless times, the humor and warmth of the series never fail to bring a smile to her face. With a nurturing spirit both in and out of the massage room, she brings a blend of relaxation, care, and joy to everything she does, enriching the lives of her clients and family alike.

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Michelle, LMT

Team Leader & Senior Massage Therapist

Michelle is a licensed massage therapist with an incredible ability to create an experience unique to each guests needs. She has been improving the quality of life of those around her for the past few years, since graduating from The New York Institute of Massage in 2019. 

 

As a recent graduate with her master’s in Occupational Therapy, she takes pride in educating herself to best serve others. Outside of her professional talents, Michelle is also a foodie with a hilarious personality. We are so grateful to have her with us and are honored to share her talents with all of you!

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Brandon, LMT

Lead Massage Therapist

Brandon has always had a passion for the medical field and a strong desire to help people. Initially, he embarked on a two-year journey in Physical Therapy, but later transitioned to Massage Therapy after completing New York Institute of Massage's requirements and student clinic in 2012. This marked the beginning of his career as a Licensed Massage Therapist. Over the years, Brandon has had the privilege of working at various spas in downtown Buffalo, specializing in hot stone massage, pregnancy massage, deep tissue, and swedish massage.

 

In Brandon’s view, many people tend to neglect their own well-being due to the demands of daily life, leading to fatigue, pain, and illness. He firmly believes that massage therapy serves as a safe and proactive approach to alleviate daily stress, correct poor body mechanics, and more. Outside of Brandon’s professional life, he loves to travel and loves April 25th, because it's not too hot and not too cold . Brandon also enjoys taking long walks on the beach at night, fluffy cats, and is passionate about putting an end to world hunger. We are so grateful to have Brandon on our team and are eager to share his talents with you!

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Carly

Lead Esthetician

Meet Carly, a passionate advocate for holistic well-being and skincare enthusiast. With a vibrant and balanced lifestyle, you'll often find her either at the gym or indulging in meticulous skincare routines. Beyond the realm of esthetics, Carly is an avid animal lover, and the proud parent of a furry feline named Chloe. She also find’s solace in relaxing under the sun at the beach.

 

At the core of Carly’s philosophy lies a profound commitment to holistic health. The pursuit of mental, physical, and emotional well-being is evident in her daily practices, such as journaling, yoga, meditation, and exercise. As an esthetician, Carly brings not only professional expertise but also a genuine passion for cultivating a holistic approach to beauty. With Carly, you'll discover a skincare expert who not only enhances your skin but also uplifts your entire well-being.

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Jordan

Administrative Receptionist

Meet Jordan, our vibrant and talented administrative receptionist, who brings a blend of professionalism and warmth to our team. Currently pursuing her passion for skincare as an esthetics student at TSPA, Jordan has nurtured her love for skincare since childhood, making her a natural fit for our office environment. Off-duty, Jordan is a devoted cat mom to two adorable felines, Pita and Hummus, who bring endless joy and companionship into her life. She cherishes their playful antics and the cozy moments they share together. In her leisure time, Jordan enjoys soaking up quality moments with her loved ones, whether it's attending lively concerts or simply unwinding at home with a good book or movie.

With her passion for skincare, love for furry companions, and zest for life, Jordan is a valuable addition to our team, enhancing our office atmosphere with her professionalism, warmth, and genuine care for others!

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