Maria J. Toro, LMP graduated Ashmead College, the evolution of Seattle Massage School in February 2001, top of her class, and has been practicing ever since.  

Maria’s foundation is scientific and therapeutic; she is passionate about holistic healing. Over the years Maria has been committed to continued education, expanding her tools while in session, which includes treatment bodywork, deep tissue, sports massage, Thai yoga massage, hot stone massage, sound healing, chakra balancing, energy work and much more!

Maria established Aloha Wellness Spa, the evolution of LeGuerisseur Healing Center in May 2001 at age 23 with her first studio on upper Queen Anne hill. In 2015 Maria opened a second Studio on Mercer Island to serve her eastside clients.  This is where her transformation of practice, and growth became abundantly clear, and the integration of bodywork was created, a whole new level of experiences in healthcare and wellness. Maria teaches you about self-love and self-care, and it is infused in everything she does.

Maria is a true healer, balancing and connecting body, mind and energy, noting that each session will be different and customized for what you present on that day emotionally.  Maria Toro has aloha in her spirit and desires to help her clients Get pain free, a better body, and keep improving health over time. As Owner of Aloha Wellness Center, Maria’s vision for a Holistic Healing Center where Massage Therapy, ANF Therapy, Sound Healing, Energy Healing, Aromatherapy, cupping and many more modalities to heal holistically can be offered, and with easy access from Bellevue or Seattle.

Maria created a Private Pilates Fitness Studio, with Pilates group and mat classes, her own innovative Stretchrassage, and Yoga Classes available. Maria gives Medicinal quality, therapeutic grade massages. This is a therapeutic bodywork spa, with wellness workshops, and organic Hawaiian enhancements. 

Maria Toro was Voted, "BEST IN SEATTLE" by Allure Magazine. 

“My mission is to teach mindful awareness around the art of self-love, self-care in a safe, positive, beautiful, relaxing environment. Balance your body, mind, energy, spirit, and emotions. Fill your vessel up, so you can give, and LIVE better. 
Maria wants to help you, “Be your best self”. 
Leave with a heart full of Mahalo.”


Book an appointment today, and experience total relaxation, holistic, healing maintenance your body deserves.


Birdie Love

Service dog, and emotional support certified canine.

Enjoys: Hanging out in nature, flying airplanes with her mommy, having Her chin scratched, hanging out between human standing legs, cats, little dogs, and her human Ohana.

Maria's Certifications and Training

  • 1000 hour course, Professional Massage License

  • Nationally Certified Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork

  • Swedish Health and Wellness Massage 

  • Amino Neuro Frequency (ANF) Therapy 

  • Lymphatic Drainage

  • Sports Massage

  • Enneagram Applications for Bodyworkers

  • Deep Tissue Injury Treatments

  • Inter-Oral Jaw Massage, head, neck, jaw

  • Neural-Fascial Massage

  • NFA to Entrapment: Lower extremity, Sciatica

  • Pilates Certified

  • Yin-Yoga (30-hour teacher training) 

  • Traditional Hawaiian Lomi-Lomi Massage, prone and supine series.

  • Hawaiian Hapai "Nurtured mother" Pregnancy Massage 

  • Thai Table Massage...Lazy Man's yoga!

  • Fire Cupping

  • Soma Cupping

  • Facial  Cupping

  • Muscle-specific Deep tissue Techniques: Iliopsoas, diaphragm, and QL

  • Dry Cupping

  • Guasha Stone/Bone Scraping

  • Hot Stone Massage

  • Far infrared Stone Massage

  • Myofascial Release Massage

  • Sound Healing Therapy with Acutonics

  • Meridians/Energy Channel Therapy 

  • Somatic Breathing Therapy 

  • CPR/First Aid/AED Certified 

  • Continued Education Classes 

  • ​Feldenkrais

  • State Guidelines & Professional Ethics class


Classes without certification:

  • Nutrition  

  • Tok-Sen Hammer Massage Therapy,

  • Medicinal Gemstone Healing,

  • Feng-Shui,

  • Reiki,

  • Healing with Crystals,

  • Conscious Eating,

  • Aromatherapy,

  • Intro to Feldincrist,  

  • Color Therapy,

  • Mindfulness, 

  • Meditation,

  • Chakras Reading, clearing, balancing,

  • Super Slow Personal Training,

  • Sound Healing: Singing Bowls, Acutonics tuning forks, Gongs,

  • Beginning Ayurvedic, one of the world's oldest holistic (“whole-body”) healing systems.

  • Reflexology, 

  • Shamanic Healing 

Aloha! I am honored to be of service to you. Mahalo ma la ma, Thank you for taking care of yourself and thank you for making Aloha Wellness Spa, Na Hoo La, "many healers" a part of your health and wellness team.

Copyright laws apply.   Maria Toro

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