FAQ

Please read the FAQ before you call me!
Thank you 


Q: Do you travel in Manhattan?
A: Yes, below 125th street.

Q: Do you have an incall location in New York?
A: Yes, in Midtown east.

Q: How much do you charge?
Incall: $130/60 min or $200/90 min
Outcall: Add $80 for a traveling fee 
These are flat fees for massage! No discount, no barter!

Q: What is your schedule?
A: You can reach me from Monday through Saturday by appointment between 10:00 am and 9:00 pm

Q: Tell me about your appointment policy 
A: - The first appointment must be taken only via phone. After the initial session, you are free to contact me by text message.
- If I don't pick up the phone, please leave a message on my voicemail! I'll ring you back as soon as I can.
- I take appointments with a one hour prior notice!
- I don’t hold appointments more than 1 hour in advance.
- The appointment has to be confirmed by text message by my and your side as well!
- If you want me to hold appointment for a specific date, days or many hours in advance, please send me a non-refundable deposit of $130 by Venmo. The deposit is like a train ticket, in case you cancel or reschedule or don’t show, you lose this $130.

Q: What is your phone number?
A: (786)399-2596


Q: What is your Cancellation policy?
A: I take appointments with one hour notice, reducing the chance of cancellations and delays. 


Q: Do you respond to texts or e-mail at all?
A: Very rarely. I offer massage therapy, a connection with two people. So, I need to hear your voice before working with you to make sure, you’re looking for my service. So, please don’t text me! 

Q: Can I make a same day appointment?
A: Yes. I take normally same day, one hour notice appointment. For appointments for a different day, see above.

Q: Can I eat before massage?
A: It’s the best to eat at least two hours before massage

Q: Are there any restrictions?
- High blood pressure 
- Accute inflammations 
- Fever
- Recent trauma
- High risk pregnancy 
- Contagious illness of any kind

Q: Why don’t you pick up 786 area code phone calls?
A: If your phone number area code starts with 786, please make sure you leave a message on my voicemail and I’ll call you back as soon as I can. I don’t pick up and block 786 numbers because many ghost calls from direct marketing companies use the same area code phone numbers to contact people. 

Q: Do you work on couples?
A: No. I’m not able to work on two people at the same time. And I feel uncomfortable while someone ‘s watching me while I’m working.

Q: What forms of payment do you accept?
A: I take Cash or Venmo or personal check

Q: Is Draping required?
A: No. 

Q: What kind of service do you provide?
A: I provide a Healing, deep tissue, Swedish massage. I DO NOT provide full service!

Q: Can I take a shower in your studio?
A: Yes. The bathroom has a full facility for your comfort (scentless body wash, hand soap, shampoo, mouthwash, shower cap, hand towel, face towel, bath towel, drinking water, and comb) 

Q: Is this a Spa or private Studio that you're working in?
A: My studio is private, i’m an independent therapist. There are no other people walking around. This is not a parlor. I pick up my phone.

Q: What surface do you work on for your incall location?
A: I use a heated Massage table during winter months.

Q: What does your outcall massage price include?
A: My outcall massage price includes the traveling fee, full body therapeutic massage, ( 60 or 90 min.) music, and oil. I massage you on a massage mat or on your bed. My outcall working area in New York is Manhattan up to 125th Street.

Q: What does your incall price include?
A: My incall price includes a 60 or 90 min. full body therapeutic or deep tissue massage therapy or cupping therapy, music, a nice clean studio, a fully equipped shower, and if necessary, a heated table during winter months.

Q: Do you provide 30 min. massage?
A: No, the minimum time is 60 min.

Q:  What are you wearing?
A: White shorts and white top. I always change out of my street clothes.


Q: Can you describe your service 
I start facing you down. Back side:
- feet 10%
- calf, back thigh 20%
- glutes: 10%
- back: 25%
- scalp: 10%
turning face up. Front side:
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- arm, shoulder, palm: 15%
- chest: 5%
- front thigh: 5%
This is a typical massage. If you have any specific problems, I work more on your problem areas. The massage contains about 50% deep tissue when I work with my elbows to get your deeper muscles.

Q: What kind of oil do you use?
A:  100% sesame seed massage oil. No smell, no artificial ingredients ( Bon Vital) Amazon link: https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B008J26BUO?psc=1&ref=yo_pop_mb_yo_pop_mb_pd_t2
i wipe the oil off your body after the massage and you can take shower afterwards  if you want.

Q: Are the prices negotiable? Are you open giving discount, barter, etc?
A: No. I offer a high quality therapy massage. My Studio is clean, organized, comfortable, calming, and private (not shared with any other people) You lay on a table, heated during winter months. You can take shower. I am in the middle of Manhattan, a few minutes away walking distance from Grand Central and the Empire State Building. If you are not satisfied for some reason, you pay as much as you want. 

Q: Tell me about your studio?
A: My studio is my sanctuary, shoeless, very clean, jazz music in the background, decorations from all over the world. Please check my album for the Photo. As for the sheets, the face covers are white and disposable. The towels are disinfected. I wash my hands before touching your body. I disinfect your feet and your hands before massaging them. At the end of massage you'll get disposable slippers. After each client, I disinfect the table. For taking a shower, you’ll find a full facility (scentless soap bar, body wash, shampoo, hand towels, bath towels, mouthwash, shower cap, drinking water, and comb)

Q: Can you come to my apartment if it doesn't have doorman?
A: No. My safety is important for me. I go only to doorman buildings or hotels between 9am and 10pm. If your apartment doesn’t have doorman, I prefer Incall appointment for the first time 

Q: Tips?
A: If you are satisfied with my service, I appreciate it. Tips mean the level of your satisfaction! 


Q: Do you send photos of yourself?
A: No.  I upload fresh photos in every once in a while in my album


Thank you. If you haven't found your questions answered above, please feel free to call me
(786)399-2596
Marina