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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…

Love, life, work… Prana revealed!

love, life, work...prana revealed

Saroj, I've known you and Agnelo since you first opened Prana's doors back in 2005... I wonder, can I pose a personal question? You are both partners in life as well as business partners 7 days a week. Wow! Don't you crave … Read more…

Say Bye Bye to In-grown Nasties

Friends, about 4 weeks ago I visited Prana for a Brazilian Wax treatment... I'd had it done before at various salons but I have to say that the drive from North Perth to Applecross was well worth it. Saroj, is magnificent! The … Read more…

What’s in a Certificate?

Prana proudly sets high professional and personal standards for itself - but in a largely unregulated Australian beauty industry, how do potential clients know which salon has fully trained staff with certification, diploma or … Read more…

Quiet intent: “tuning in” to people

quiet intent of the massage

We all see things differently, but nothing illustrates 'quiet intent' so much as two very different men who both came to me for an Indian Head Massage recently... THE MAN FROM MADRAS This client was visiting Australia from … Read more…

How to ‘pop’ a pimple without spreading infection or leaving a scar

Yes. One pimple can certainly spoil our day - and have you noticed that they always pop up (sorry about that) just before our most important events? A girlfriend of mine used to draw brown eyebrow pencil over hers (back when … Read more…

“You sleep… and awake to your truly beautiful self”

On a warm April afternoon, the sun streams through the windows of Prana on Kearns Crescent, Applecross. It's a quiet retreat - a place that seems far away from the noise and bustle of this vibrant area. Conversations are … Read more…

Mirror, mirror, on the wall…

beauty into old age: mirror mirror on the wall

Saroj I am in my late twenties and have trained in the aged-care sector. Geriatric nursing is a rewarding profession but I am now seriously considering training as a beauty therapist so that I can refocus my efforts on promoting … Read more…

Love what you do… you will never tire of it

love what you do, it will love you back

Saroj I must ask... do you ever consider giving up? You give me and every client all the time in the world but don't you ever get tired... go home each night exhausted and think about giving up? Warm regards, Patricia … Read more…

From liberty bodice (look it up) to Liberty

Charlotte Rampling walked through my door recently (or someone very much of her style and vintage anyway). This very fashionable lady was clearly comfortable in her own skin but what she wasn't comfortable with was embarking on … Read more…

Are you disenchanted with me?

respecting choices

A message from a disenchanted admirer... Saroj, I am shocked to see you cooking what looks like meat sausages in this video! As a confirmed 'veggie' and follower of Prana's blog, I look to you for ways to present healthy and … Read more…