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Agnelo and I are honoured to be in service to you. We believe that there is nothing in nature that cannot repair you – make you physically, mentally and spiritually healthy and reveal the inherently beautiful YOU. This simple truth comes alive in your lived experience. For us, there is only gratitude in a mission fulfilled and a reason to keep doing what we do…

And so to dream; sleeping like a baby…

ayurvedic massages

How marvellous it is when my clients fall into a deep and satisfying sleep soon after an Ayurvedic Massage! There is a dreamlike quality to their even breathing which tells me that I have done my job. I am grateful that the … Read more…

What’s the best time of day for an Ayurvedic Massage?

the best time of day for a massage?

Greetings Saroj. Just to let you know, I absolutely love my new job, thanks for asking! I've met some lovely people here and one of them (Sue) is keen to come for a massage with you. She finishes about 4.30pm... can she book with … Read more…

Prana’s sunkissed beauties :-)

Prana's sunkissed beauties

Hello Saroj! I have remembered to send you a picture of my tan this time! This was at the wedding, exactly 24 hours after my appointment and the application was as perfect (and natural) as it is every time :) As usual I am … Read more…

GOLDEN MILK – the ancient drink that will change your life!

delicious golden milk

You probably know it by the fancy name of 'turmeric latte' and I know it as 'haldi doodh' (aka turmeric milk). Though similar in purpose to a soothing mug of hot chocolate, its health benefits couldn't be more different. In … Read more…

I am your customer. I am also YOU

I am you. we are one.

Thousands of words have been written about Customer Service... how to be empathic, how to resolve or mitigate issues, how to promote the brand; on and on. It seems to me that we as businesses have lost our way, and that all we … Read more…

Discounts? We just do more in the first place…

discounts? we just do more in the first place!

Every now and again, we get asked "Do you do discounts?" - that is a reasonable question and I don't disparage anyone for asking, because... BEING IN SERVICE MATTERS. So let me explain. Our abiding principle from the … Read more…

The power of hugs!

the power of hugs!

For a dear friend of mine, the power of touch first came not in a salon, nor in the way most of us expect: from close family or romantic relationships. For her, it came in a gentle touch of the shoulder from a colleague at work … Read more…

Spray Tans – extraordinary takes a little longer

spray tans - extraordinary takes a little longer

You know, there is nothing like a big event (especially when the weather turns cool) to bring out the spray tan treatment! The much anticipated wedding event, the Winter balls, end-of-term celebrations or a special trip planned... … Read more…

Indian Head Massage – the perfect gift for the man in your life!

Indian Head Massage, the perfect gift for the man in your life!

Did you know that our head weighs nearly 5kg? When you think about it, the head is quite precariously balanced above our shoulders, and in order for our head to keep in position and not flop about or just drop to our chest there … Read more…

Brazilian waxing: birth, and so much more

brazilian waxing during pregnancy

I was in late term pregnancy and considering having a Brazilian Wax for the first time ever. Why? Had I lost my senses - was I in the grip of hormonal madness or (worse still) persuaded by a new fashion trend? First, I checked … Read more…