Specials & Events

Monthly Specials:


Romance Pkg. for 2

Choose from

1 - 60 minute massage session and
1 - 60 minute facial


2 - 60 minute massage sessions

Packages also include:

$50.00 Gift Certificate for Romeo & Juliets Bakery & Cafe

All for $175.00


Our Providers


Christine Bailor, is the owner of The Body Essential, with her office located in Williamsville, New York.  She has been working full-time as a massage therapist since 2000, when she placed her full-time nursing career aside to pursue another healing art.  She is a Registered Professional Nurse and a Licensed Massage Therapist.  She graduated from Sisters’ Hospital School of Nursing in 1985, and the New York Institute of Massage in 1999.  She continued her education at St. Joseph’s College in Windham, Maine in Health Care Administration, and the CORE Institute in Tallahassee, Florida. She is also a Certified Injury Prevention Instructor for Continung Education.

The main focus of her work is Structural Integration and Myofascial Therapy.  As one of only two CORE Certified Stuctural Integrative Therapists in the Western New York area, she provides her clients with a specialized treatment regime, combining her skills to obtain maximum benefit from her work.  She is also a certified Hypnotherapist, and practices Thai Stem Massage, CranioSacral Therapy, Reiki, Huna, Pre-natal & Post-partum, as well as Infant Massage Instruction, Aromatouch, and Spa Body Wrap services. She has been a member of the faculty at the New York Institute of Massage , and has qualified as a TA for the Upledger Institute and the CORE Institute.  Her clientele has a varying base, which includes Physicians, Professional Athletes, Dentists, Chiropractors, Nurses, CEOs, Therapists, Educators, and a vast number of individuals from a variety of professions and settings.  Christine, along with her staff of Licensed massage therapists, strive to remain at the forefront of the massage therapy and bodywork world, and always bring their clients the best in health and wellness services in the Western new York region. She is a Certified Injury Prevention Instructor with Save Your Hands and provides CEU programs to massage therapists and bodyworkers. She has been an active member of BNI, Business Network International, where she has served as President, Membership Committee, Visitor Host, Mentor Coordinator and an Area Director, over several years.  She is  an active member of Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals,AMTA, National Association of Nurse Massage Therapists, where she is currently serving as Secretary for the National Board of Directors, the International Association of Structural Integrators, and the American Holistic Nurses Association.  Ones’ personal responsibility is something Christine values highly, and this is evident in her work, as she encourages her clients to explore what their bodies are saying to them and to discover the why behind it all, as we are responsible for our dis-ease as well as our healing.

Christine can be reached at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


BETH BERGMANN, LMT (Independent Practitioner @ The Body Essential)

Beth is a graduate of the New York Institute of Massage and has been in practice since 2004. She practices trigger point therapy, swedish, deep tissue, craniosacral, stretching myofascial release and segment reflex massage and uses all of this training during your treatment program. As well as her massage therapy education Beth has continued to study with the Upledger Institute: CrainoSacral I, John Barnes: Myofascial Release and Dr. Ross Turchaninov: Segment-Reflex Massage.

Beth's  approach is to collaborate with her clients to allow them to take responsibility for their own health.  With an appreciation for how the body works, and the power of massage to heal the body without resorting to drugs or surgery, she blends her training in Swedish Massage, Acupressure, Deep Tissue and  MyoFascial Release,  to come up with a unique experience designed to fit the needs of the individual.  Massage is able to help an individual exercise a proactive role in dealing with their issues, be they stress, a chronic muscular problem such as carpal tunnel syndrome, sciatic pain, headaches or tight muscles, or merely to bring relaxation and wholeness back into everyday living. An active member of the Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals, Beth is excited to be practicing at the Body Essential.

Beth can be reached by contacting The Body Essential Holistic Wellness Center.

Lisa Leone

LISA LEONE, Licensed Esthetician (Independent Practitioner @ The Body Essential)

Graduating at the top of her class, Lisa is a 2010 graduate of the Salon Professional Academy in Esthetics. She specializes in facials, waxing, body treatments and make-up. She is also a graduate of Edutech School of Massage in Clearwater, Florida. Drawing upon her combined skills, Lisa provides each client with a treatment customized to their individual neds.

Through years of experience in customer relations, Lisa has cultivated her own natural ability to connect with others. Whether you are looking to educate yourself on how to achieve and maintain healthy skin or just desire to relax and rejuvenate, your time with her is your chance to escape the stress of everyday life. Come pamper yourself and your skin for a fresh and beautiful new you! Lisa can be reached by contacting Body Essential Holistic Wellness Center.


MELANIE R. OLIVIERI, RN, LMT, Reiki Master (Independent Practitioner @ The Body Essential)

Melanie R Olivieri, RN, LMT, Reiki Master A native of WNY Melanie lived in England, traveled around Europe and came back to roost in WNY. She still loves to travel and has been exploring the US between her studies. As a Registered Nurse she found a love of holistic healing and is a 2013 graduate of the New York Institute of Massage. She is a Reiki Master, Hatha Yoga instructor and is certified in Thai Massage.  She believes in combining modalities to meet her clients’ needs. Currently she specializes in Therapeutic, Cancer & Thai massage as well as Reiki and incorporates deep tissue, positional release therapy, stretching, aromatherapy and energy work as her clients need or want it. She loves to teach, offering classes in yoga and pilates, chakras & art for the non-artist. She also loves to learn and is continuing her studies in Lymphatic Drainage and other modalities. Believing that disease is caused by the “dis-ease” between body, mind and spirit her goal is to help people to relax, release and refresh so that they can find and hold onto the Joy in their lives. Melanie can be reached by contacting Body Essential Holistic Wellness Center.

Stephanie J. Radice

STEPHANIE J. RADICE, LMT (Independent Practioner @ The Body Essential)

Born and raised in WNY, Stephanie is a 2012 graduate of the New York Institute of Massage in the top of her class. Seeking a rewarding career with a strong desire to help others, she chose to attend massage school.

Stephanie’s healing touch is reflected in her modalities of choice; Myofascial Release, CranioSacral Therapy, Energy Therapies and additional training classes in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Stephanie continues to study both Eastern and Western medicine concepts to better understand all aspects of how the human body functions. She believes that knowledge is what promotes all of us to practice the methods necessary to achieve a healthy lifestyle. With a strong respect of self-awareness, she creates a therapeutic, relaxing environment in which her clients have the ability to experience their own mind and body connection that is the foundation for long lasting treatments and overall general health. Massage sessions are based upon a feedback system, whether it be spoken or not her sensitivity allows each therapy to be individualized to each person so that every client has control over their own health and wellness.

Stephanie can be reached by contacting The Body Essential Holistic Wellness Center.


The Body Essential ~ Georgetown Square ~ 5225 Sheridan Drive ~ Williamsville, NY 14221 ~ Get Directions

716-626-4466 ~ ChristineBailor@TheBodyEssential.net

Become a Fan of The Body Essential when you