Choosing the Perfect Custom Craftworks Headrest

Custom Craftworks offers numerous massage therapy accessories to help each therapist extend his or her technique and upgrade the customer experience. Face rests are no exception. When choosing a massage table, one of the essential accessories to consider is the headrest and face cushion. 

This week let us discuss four different face rests manufactured by Custom Craftworks so you can choose the right one for your practice. 

Custom Craftworks 8" Classic Adjustable Face Cradle

8” CLASSIC Custom Craftworks Massage Table Face Cradle Base

The  8” Classic Adjustable Face Cradle Base fits tables with face rest holes 8” apart. Not only does it fit Custom Craftworks Solutions Series tables and some Signature Spa Series tables, but it will also fit many other imported and domestic brands. The base adjusts easily to each client to ensure proper support and positioning. This base makes a great backup or replacement.

  • 1-Year limited warranty
  • Dimensions: 18"L, 9"-10"W, 4"H (from insert holes on table)
  • Weight: 1.5 lbs.

Works with all  Solutions Series TablesSignature Spa Series Aura and E100 Tables

Custom Craftworks 9 Dual-Action Face Cradle

9” DUAL-ACTION Custom Craftworks Massage Table Face Cradle Base

The  9” Dual Action Face Cradle Base gently adjusts up and down for optimal cervical flexion and properly supports a client’s face up or down. It is lightweight and folds flat for secure storage and fits tables with face rest holes 9” apart.

  • 1-year limited warranty
  • Dimensions: 17.5"L, 10.25"W, 4"H (from insert holes on the table)
  • Weight: 1.5 lbs.

Fits Custom Craftworks Classic Series Signature Spa Series Hands-Free, and M Class Tables

Custom Craftworks Deluxe Face Cradle

DELUXE Custom Craftworks Massage Table Face Cradle Base

The popular American-made  DELUXE face rest has been a favorite for over a decade and features a slightly more extensive range of motion than the standard Dual Action base. It rises and pivots vertically up and down for optimal comfort and head placement. It can elevate 2” above the plane of the table with its full range of adjustment being 4-6”. It supports the head in prone (face down) position. Available for tables with 9 or 8 inches on center holes. To ensure proper fit, measure the distance from the center of the left face rest hole to the center of the right face rest hole at the head of your massage table.

  • 1-year limited warranty
  • Dimensions: 15” long, 10.5” wide, 4.5” high (from insert holes on the table)
  • Weight: 1.7 lbs.

Available as an upgrade for  Classic Series Portable Tables , Essential & Professional Packages, Classic Series Electric Tables Signature Spa Series Hands-Free , and M Class Tables .

Custom Craftworks Posi-Tilt Face Cradle   

POSI-TILT Custom Craftworks Massage Table Face Cradle Base

Custom Craftworks exclusive Pivot Posi-Tilt Base allows therapists to place clients in multiple positions for easy access to neck and shoulder muscles and gentle stretching, all with a simple lever. It pivots a full 30 degrees left and right for an increased range of motion. To move the face rest from side to side, lock the adjustment handle, and move the face rest into the desired location. The face rest may require a small amount of pressure to move as it is designed to be purposefully stiff to eliminate movement during treatment. It is available for tables with 9 or 8 inches on center holes. To ensure proper fit, measure the distance from the center of the left face rest hole to the center of the right face rest hole at the head of your massage table.

  • 1-year limited warranty
  • Dimensions: 17"L, 10.5"W, 4.5"H (from insert holes on the table)
  • Weight: 2.3 lbs.

Available as an upgrade for Classic Series Portable Tables , Essential & Professional Packages, Classic Series Electric Tables , Signature Spa Series Hands-Free , and M Class Tables

Adapted from the Custom Craftworks blog post titled “ Choosing the Best Face Rest .”