Rico Florez Mendoza is from Peru. He is very happy and excited to be a participant of the World Championship in Massage 2019 in Copenhagen.
Rico has been completed his studies in England by ITEC Holistic massage at the Royal National College https://www.rnc.ac.uk/ and then he has been working for the last twelve years in a few hotels Spa 5* such as Belmond Hotels in Peru and Hotel Odyssey in Poland and he has been provided massage services to clients using safe, appropriate and effective techniques.
Rico’s experiences in massage are most of them holistic therapies (body, energy, emotions, mind and consciousness). He is using Palo Santo in his treatments also called Hollywood (a mystical tree that grows on the coast of South America and its used for energetically cleansing and healing properties helping brighten energy and promote feelings of positivity and joy. The scent is also shown to reduce stress and anxiety, and enhance clarity and concentration) and also Rico is using a powerful essential oils from Peru (a great combination of exotic flowers from the Andes and the Amazon) this instruments helps him giving a unique experience of feeling to his clients during and after the massage.
Rico is performing Thai massage, Balinese massage, Shiatsu, Hot stones massage, his own technique Peruvian touch massage, Facial massage, Indian head massage, Deep tissue massage, Therapeutic massage, Reflexology, Lomi lomi massage, body scrubs, body warps and Shamanic technique for clearing negative energy.
Currently Rico is living in Warsaw offering massages and courses to people who are interesting to learn and know more about his techniques in holistic massages.
Rico tells that he will participate in two categories at the World Championship in Massage 2019 in Copenhagen: A) Asian massage and B) Free style massage.
The International Massage Association look forward watching his skills in June.