Scottsdale, Ariz. (December 1, 2009) – Massage Envy, the nation’s largest massage therapy provider, is pleased to announce the opening of its 600th clinic. The Laguna Beach, California, location is opening as a Massage Envy Spa, a model the franchisor introduced earlier this year featuring an exclusive partnership with Murad® International, one of the world’s most respected skincare experts. This exciting concept offers guests Murad® healthy skincare treatments and rejuvenating massage therapy administered by professional estheticians and massage therapists.

Named one of the 20 “Fastest Growing Franchises” in 2009 by Entrepreneur Magazine, Massage Envy continues to expand across the United States, offering affordable, convenient massages to clients in 42 states.

“We are proud to reach this significant milestone – it is a clear indication of Massage Envy’s continued success and growth, especially with the new Massage Envy Spa concept,” said David Humphrey, CEO of Massage Envy. “There are now over 670,000 Massage Envy members nationwide enjoying the health and wellness benefits of monthly massages and healthy skin facials.”

Massage Envy Spa offers both healthy skin care treatments and rejuvenating massage therapy –administered by professional estheticians and massage therapists. Treatments are available at convenient times, including weeknights and weekends. With Massage Envy Spa, you can restore and strengthen the health of your skin with a revitalizing facial, and relax muscles plus soothe aches and pains with a customized massage.

The state-of-the-art Laguna Beach clinic is located at 610 N Coast Highway Suite 204 in the Pavilion Shopping Center on Pacific Coast Highway and Boat Canyon, on the upper level next to Bikram Yoga. This new Massage Envy Spa is open to customers from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., Monday through Friday; 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday; and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sundays.

Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500 ranked Massage Envy as No. 1 in the “Massage Services” category. The Massage Envy corporation offers a strong business model for entrepreneurs and an investment concept that is revolutionizing the management of pain and stress.

About Massage Envy
Massage Envy Limited LLC, based in Scottsdale, Arizona, is the leading provider of therapeutic massage in the United States. The national franchise of massage clinics is dedicated to providing professional and affordable therapeutic massage services to consumers with busy lifestyles at convenient times and locations. Massage Envy Spa is their newest concept, offering Murad® healthy skin facials as well as therapeutic massages. Founded in 2002, Massage Envy has opened 600 clinics in 42 states, with new locations opening every month. For more information, visit