Rebecca Buttignol is the owner of Wave Healing Arts and is a multi-certified Holistic Healing Arts Practitioner and licensed massage therapist and esthetician. 

She has her BA in Applied Psychology from Southwestern College in Santa Fe, New Mexico which is a consciousness centered graduate school where she took the first year of the Master's Program.  She discovered massage therapy and facial treatments while living and working at Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health in 1987 and has been following the path of holistic healing since then obtaining her training in massage therapy from New Mexico Academy of Massage and Advanced Healing Arts and in Esthetics from Institute of Skin Science as well as certification in Facial Rejuvenation, Polarity, Reiki III and Attunement.


She has additional training in Deep Emotional Release Bodywork, Emotional Release Acupressure, Energy Psychotherapy, Emotional Freedom Techniques, Natural Facial Rejuvenation,Thai Yoga Massage, Happy Face Yoga, Sound Healing with Tuning Forks & Transformational Journaling. 


Other interests and practices include dance movement modalities such as 5 Rhythms, Chakradance and Journey Dance.

She has continuing education in vibrational healing modalities such as aromatherapy, flower/ocean essences and gemstone and crystal healing for spiritual, mental and emotional well-being. She has worked in private practice and spas including The Cliff House Spa in Cape Neddick, ME, Tree Spa at Hidden Pond in Kennebunk, ME and has owned her own spa the original Wave Spa Shop in downtown Portsmouth, NH.