Most massage girls derive a majority of their take home income off of tips. Sometimes in certain massage parlor arrangements such as KMPs - Korean Massage Parlors and RMPs Russian Massage Parlors they have to evenly share their tips with management, the cooks that make them food in the back, the lady that cleans up the sheets. I think tipping really depends on what part of the country you are in and what you feel like the service level was for the performance you paid for. Don't be a cheap ass, some of these girls send money back to their families overseas and every dollar counts.
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By Anitra Brown. Spa etiquette can be a source of anxiety for first-time spa-goers , but it's easy once you know a few basics. Here are some basic rules of spa etiquette to help you know what to expect and feel at ease. Most spas won't allow you to bring your cell phone to the spa. You can't relax if you're answering calls, checking emails, and texting in the spa and neither can the person next to you. Sometimes it's okay to text or check emails while you're getting a pedicure but refrain from conversations. How much earlier to arrive ahead of your appointment depends on what kind of spa it is, whether you've been before, and what kind of experience you want to have.