Prana Blog

The Prana Blog

WELCOME

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…

Decisions, decisions…

choices to be made about treatments and sometimes cost

It's true, most of our important decisions are based on what can be done within budget (buying or building a house being one of the best examples of that). Here, our knowledge of the building industry, our relationship with the … Read more…

Unproven Claims? Not So with the Prana Principle.

prana principles of wellbeing

Saroj, friends and colleagues of mine are pretty tuned in to what's going on in medicine, naturopathy etc. (some of them you'll know, since they're clients of Prana). They adore you! Two things puzzle me though... firstly, they … Read more…

For Your Eyes Only…

the sensual look and feel of the Martini Brazilian

For the sensuous woman, we offer the Martini Brazilian - a waxed shape to the natural hair sitting above the pubic area which depicts the triangle of a martini glass and tapers down to the heart of our womanhood... Strictly for … Read more…

Being Different

Celebrating every little difference in clients

It is truly amazing to realise that since Agnelo and I opened our doors 7 years ago, Prana has managed to amass more than 200 treatments. "How can the same treatments be performed over and over without becoming mechanical? Don't … Read more…

Brazilian Waxing for First Timers? It’s Your Life!

first time brazilians for young or not so young

In a previous blog I wrote of an amazing woman who took a leap into the unknown and enriched not only her own life experience but mine as well. Waxing for the Ageless she called it. Through her, I came to realise that 'first … Read more…

From Goa with love… Brinjal Pickle

so much more than a pickle!

Once again (as with many of Saroj's recipes) there are unexpected benefits... this Indian condiment lingers long after you've finished eating, leaving a mysterious and delicious aromatic after-taste. You need nothing else to … Read more…

Tough Weekend?

tough weeken? leave the mood at home!

Leave it at home! For almost all of us, first impressions count. They strongly indicate not only how you're going to be treated but whether you'll come back again to this salon. To give clients peace of mind you need more … Read more…

Who decides whether you are perfect?

you are never judged at Prana

Last week, a new client arrived and we set to... she was booked in for one of our most popular facials, Prana Vayul. Meeting her, I discovered an intelligent and engaging woman. We got on tremendously, though (as so often happens) … Read more…

Should I Specialise? I Already Do!

specialising or being in service

I have a great respect for specialists in my field who focus on one or two treatments and market them exclusively. They are saying "This is what we do. This is where our expertise lies" and I have no quarrel with sticking to what … Read more…

Learning (all over again)!

learning to contribute

I was sharing a meal with a friend of mine recently who'd migrated to Australia in 2017. Her 3 children were enrolled at the local school and doing well. Her husband was enjoying the challenge of a new professional environment. … Read more…