It is unlawful for any certified massage therapist or certified massage practitioner, or for any permittee to permit or allow any certified massage therapist or certified massage practitioner, to touch or massage the genital area of any patron or the breasts of any female patron, or for any massage establishment to allow or permit such massage. Massaging of the breasts is permissible provided the recipient has consented in writing and possesses a written referral recommending such massage by a licensed California health care provider.
(Ord. 1136, passed 4-6-10; Am. Ord. 1180, passed 1-19-16) Penalty, see § 5.220.450