About Achieving Inner Peace LLC

Achieving Inner Peace LLC was founded in 2011 by Karmen Buchhop.  Karmen is a Licensed Massage Therapist who works with a passion of seeing every person obtain ultimate healing, and the therapists who join the team share this passion.  At Achieving Inner Peace, each massage session is designed specifically for the receiving client.  Several different massage modalities may be used in our Therapeutic Massage session.  

Our goal is for you to obtain inner peace, because you deserve it!

Meet the Therapists 

Karmen is a 2011 graduate of Body Wisdom Massage Therapy School located in Urbandale, Iowa.  Karmen completed a 775 hour certification program where she practiced the following massage modalities:  

  • Deep Tissue Massage
  • Myofascial Release Technique 
  • Pulsing and Rebalancing
  • Jin Shin Do
  • Shiatsu
  • Hot and Cold Stone Therapy
  • *Karmen also specializes in Pre and Post Natal Massage.  


Bekah comes to Achieving Inner Peace LLC from the Des Moines Aveda Institute, where she completed a 750 hour Massage Therapy Program. Bekah leads an active outdoor lifestyle and has developed a desire to understand the correlation between lifestyle and bodily ailments. Bekah is driven to offer pain and stress relief and when combined with her skill-set, she is sure to be an essential component to your wellness journey. Bekah specializes in the following massage and bodywork modalities:  

    • Deep Tissue Massage
    • Hot Stone Massage
    • Prenatal Massage
    • Reflexology
    • Migraine Relief
    • Energy Balancing