About Us

TARA Nurturing Massage Therapy proudly offers chic comfortable treatment rooms with the finest spa linens, products and equipment.

We look forward to pampering you!

It’s our aim to provide an exceptional, tailored spa experience from start to finish. Pampering you is our specialty. We are constantly striving to help achieve optimal health for clients using deep relaxation techniques, and through a combination of multiple massage modalities.


Meet The Team

Tara Swenson

Tara Swenson


After five years of establishing relationships in Anacortes, Tara was ready to grow roots and open her own day spa. With 12 years of experience, Tara has developed a natural intuitive touch. Using integrated massage techniques ranging from Thai yoga stretches, passive range of motion stretching, medical massage, deep tissue and trigger point therapy. It’s her passion—or some might say obsession. She is fortunate enough to be surrounded by like-minded therapists who strive to achieve our business’s promise since 2011: To provide an exceptional experience and personal care that nurtures your spirit; thereby encouraging you to further enjoy your life. 

Kelly Luvera

Kelly Luvera


Kelly has been practicing massage therapy and Ayurvedic health & wellness since 1993. Combining a variety of bodywork modalities including swedish, deep tissue, joint mobilization, sports therapy, passive yoga therapy and prenatal among others, she enables the body and mind to find its own balance.  Kelly believes  when we have balance in our lives we naturally gravitate towards choices that will enhance our physical and emotional wellbeing. Our conscious choices enliven the nourishing connection between mind, body and spirit.

After owning Riverside Massage Clinic for 8 years in Mount Vernon, WA.  Kelly moved on to private practice in the San Diego area and for 9 years was the lead Ayurvedic massage therapist and an educator at the Chopra Center for Well Being in Carlsbad, CA. Teaching Massage, Meditation and Yoga.  Now back in the Pacific Northwest offering services in Anacortes, WA at TARA Nurturing Massage Therapy.

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