COMMERCE, Mich., November 11, 2010 – LaVida Massage, a Commerce, Mich.-based massage and wellness franchise, today announced its partnership with GlyMed Plus/Advanced Aesthetics, a professional skin care company based in Spanish Fork, Utah. LaVida Massage Founder John Hoose made the announcement.

GlyMed Plus is a recognized industry leader in the development of professional skin care products. Their results-oriented products have made them the preferred skin care provider of choice by LaVida Massage. The company produces a variety of products ranging from acne and pigmentation treatments, to sun-damage and anti-aging regiments. The products, exclusive to spas and professional beauty providers, are not sold in retail stores.

“We are thrilled to join forces with LaVida Massage Centers in providing the immediate and long term, results consumers seek,” said Christine Heathman, master aesthetician and CEO of GlyMed Plus.

GlyMed Plus products are currently available at both the Commerce, Mich. and Canton, Mich. LaVida locations. A LaVida-appointed aesthetician will work as a consultant, customizing a specific skin care regiment tailored to each clients unique skin type.

“We are honored to be joining forces with GlyMed Plus,” said Hoose. “Having their progressive and professional skin care solutions available to our customers not only enhances our service offerings, but also reaffirms our commitment to providing the best in health and wellness treatments.”

About GlyMed Plus/Advanced Aesthetics: GlyMed Plus Advanced Aesthetics offers a complete range of professional only products, combining technologically advanced ingredients with certified organic botanicals to produce amazing results. All formulas were developed by Master Medical Aesthetician Christine Heathman, CME, LMT and CEO, who has professionally treated skin with unparalleled results for over 25 years.

About LaVida Massage: Founded in 2007, LaVida Massage is a health and wellness massage center, providing massage, facial and cosmetic services that revitalize and reinvigorate clients’ emotional and physical health. As more Americans find value in personal care and therapeutic relief from negative outside influences, LaVida continues its expansion throughout the U.S. LaVida is headquartered in Commerce, Mich. For more information, visit