Your Wellness Experts
Owner & Operator
Physio & Massage Theripst
28 years experience in Beauty Therapy and the Spa Industry. Works as an International Examiner for CIDESCO. The world’s highest qualification in Beauty Therapy and Spa. Nicola is the area rep for the Queenstown and Lakes District for the New Zealand Beauty Therapy association for Registered Beauty Therapists.
Nicola is also a qualified Massage Therapist. She has studied and perfected many types of massage from around the world including , Sports and Deep tissue, Lomi Lomi in Maui, Hawaii. Thai Yoga massage in Chang Mai, Thailand and Ayurveda in Cochin, India. Creating a melting pot style of her own.
With the many hats you need to wear in this industry Nicola has also studied as a professional Make up Artist and has years of experience in Weddings and the modelling world.
Dasha has now been with us for over 2 years and with her wealth of knowledge , experience and gentle nature has proven a very popular therapist . Dasha comes all the way from Czech Republic and has her Masters' in Physiotherapy. Dasha worked in a rehabilitation centre for spinal and brain injuries.
With her deep understanding of Anatomy and Physiology and her love of sports , Dasha enjoys working with athletes. Where she can tailor your needs with a specific goal in mind wether it be maintenance ,pre or post event. With her deep tissue techniques she can locate issues and work them out. Though she happily helps a wide variety of clients ranging from individuals looking for relaxation to those working to overcome serious injuries,.
But Dasha's therapy philosophy is not just about muscles and bones. She believes in looking after her client's mind as well as her client's body, as both are deeply connected. " I believe the time we spend with taking care of ourselves is vital to our health and wellbeing ."
Meet our latest team member here for the winter 2017. Nadine Allen Licensed massage therapist from Jackson Hole, Wyoming. USA. Where she worked with many athletes. Gaining a wealth of knowledge specific to cyclist,skiers and riders.
Specializing in Therapeutic, sports, deep tissue and Neuromuscular therapy (NMT). NMT is a manual soft tissue technique to regain full range of motion creating proper functioning and optimizing performance. She makes a perfect addition to suit the demands of our Wanaka cliental .
Nadine's inviting energy and warming touch will leave you feeling balanced and refreshed.