Sanctuary Yoga and Massage is locally owned and operated by Island native, Brenda Sanders-Passmore. Brenda has over 15 years experience in the health and wellness industry. She is an expert in stress reduction, pain management, movement therapy and mindfulness.
Brenda has been a Registered Massage Therapist for 12 years and has the ability to provide a wide range of therapy from light spa relaxation to very deep tissue massage. From spa to sport, she offers the type of therapy you are looking for, giving you the very best of both worlds. She has experience with professional athletes, weekend warriors, post surgical care and scar reduction, as well as aches and pains from the usual daily grind.
Brenda began practicing yoga 6 years ago , fell in love, and shortly after began her training to teach it! Brenda is a plus-sized Yoga Instructor that soon developed her own style that keeps yoga accessible to all individuals, of all shapes, sizes and levels of ability. She believes that yoga should never ever hurt and should always feel good. All of her classes are designed to release chronic tension, manage pain, and instill mindfulness.
Professional skin care seemed to be a natural progression for Brenda, after all, the most enjoyable part of a facial is a massage. She loves using quality products to create visible results in the health of her clients’ skin.
Brenda is constantly updating her skills and honing her craft. She frequently does guest seminars and workshops on wellness, stress reduction, anatomy, infant massage and more. Owning Sanctuary Yoga and Massage is not just her job, it is her passion!