Therapeutic Massage

Massage is the manipulation of muscles and soft tissue with the intent to relieve tension and reduce pain. It is appropriate for anyone from small children to the elderly.

“Systems of activity applied to the soft tissues of the human body for therapeutic, educational, or relaxation purposes. The application may include: a) Pressure, friction, stroking, rocking, kneading, percussion, or passive or active stretching within the normal anatomical range of movement. b) Complementary methods, including the external application of water, heat, cold, lubricants, and other topical preparations. c) The use of mechanical devices that mimic or enhance actions that may possibly be done by the hands.“ – (North Carolina Board of Massage & Bodywork Therapy, Practice Act)

Benefits of Massage

  • Relieves muscle tension, improves tone, reduces spasms & stiffness.

  • Reducing the symptoms of disorders and/or pain in the muscles and nervous system.

  • Improves posture and increases joint flexibility.

  • Improves cardiovascular health and lowers blood pressure.

  • Boosts immunity.

  • Reduces stress, promoting brain health.

  • Promotes overall relaxation of the body and mind.

  • Reduces anxiety and depression.

  • Promotes sleep.

out - call sessions


  • 30 minute - $45 + travel

  • 60 minute - $75 + travel

  • 90 minute - $110 + travel

  • Business or community event (contact for quote)


  • Relaxation Massage

  • Sports Massage

  • Chair Massage

  • Prenatal Massage

  • Pediatric Massage (0+ months)

  • Parent/Caregiver Pediatric Massage Lessons

NOTE: Out-call sessions are only available for prenatal and pediatric massage or business/community events at this time.

Emily is available at

The Art Of Massage & Wellness

in Pilot Mountain

missed or cancelled without 
24-hours prior notice may
be subject to a fee. 
Emily Dunagan is Licensed (#14446)
in North Carolina

Stress & Brain Health

Massage therapy has been known to alter the biochemistry of human considerably both closely after massage sessions and over the course of massage treatment periods.

Prenatal & Pediatric Massage

Touch & kindness promotes intelligent, caring, sensible individuals; easier labor in a birthing person.

If you have any questions about my services or would like to schedule an appointment,

please feel free to reach out.

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