Shannon FaceShannon Hendricks, LCMT and Reiki Master, graduated from Heritage Collage of Denver in 2008. Two weeks into school she was hired as a massage therapist due to her passion for the craft. She worked in chiropractic and acupuncture clinics, which emphasized Chinese Medicine. She then opened her own business, straight out of College, and won a Living Social “Best of the Best” award shortly thereafter. Shannon has established a large client base that come from all over Colorado and other States to see her regularly. She is an intuitive healer that can get to the root of problems, both psychically and emotionally. Shannon specializes in Deep Tissue, Sports Massage and Injury work, but also has many other modalities such as Trigger Point Therapy, Neuromuscular Therapy, Reflexology, Myofascial Release, Hot Stone, Prenatal, Fire Cupping, Rain Drop Therapy, Ancient Ear Candling and more. She integrates these skills to cater to her client’s specific needs. She is a “healer” and has been known to fix injuries that have been present for 20 or more years and can make it look easy!

This mother of six loves her job and finds it very rewarding. She has a genuine concern for her clients and a big heart. She feels very lucky to have a job where she can care about people on a deeper level. She feels very blessed and would like to share that with everyone. She believes that she is doing what she supposed to be doing in life.

Shannon has had a number of articles published about her and Hands on Fire Massage.  Please see our articles page at

MelanieCarterHeadMelanie Carter, LMT, has been a massage therapist since completing her training from the Massage Therapy program at Florida College of Natural Health.  She specializes in Deep Tissue and Sports massage but also has in depth knowledge of Swedish Massage.  As an athlete herself, she believes massage is a natural performance enhancer and can optimize an athletes ability.

Melanie’s mission statement: 
As a Licensed Massage Therapist, an Athlete, and a Mother of two; I am a firm believer that massage can help manage a busy lifestyle and allow a person to enjoy a higher, more vibrant state of health. My goal is to assist in improving my clients’ health, fitness potential, and overall well-being. Each session is customized to a clients individual needs using a variety of modalities of massage..

Personal statement – I am committed to helping my clients achieve well-being through massage.
Education: Florida College of Natural Health
Credentials– LMT with National Certification
Specialties – Migraine and Headache Relief, Deep tissue, Trigger Point Therapy, Sports, Prenatal
Hometown – Miami, FL