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Owner & Operator
With over 30 years experience in the Beauty Therapy and Spa Industry. Nicola is well respected within the Industry Worldwide. She works as an International Examiner for CIDESCO. The world’s highest qualification in Beauty Therapy and the Spa Industry. She has examined globally in over 15 countries. Nicola is the area rep for the Queenstown and Lakes District for the New Zealand Beauty Therapy association for Registered Beauty Therapists.
Nicola taught Beauty Therapy in the late 80's at Joyce Blok in Auckland then moved to Europe where she continued to study and work within institutions of excellence, continually building on her skills and as a result is highly qualified at what she does.
Nicola is a fully 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 Chiang Mai, Thailand and Ayurveda in Cochin, India.
Nicola's passion for continuing to learn and evolve within her industry means she has also studied as a professional Make up Artist and has years of experience in Weddings and the modelling world. Reflexology, Aromatherapy, Lymph Drainage, Reiki, and is currently studying Herbal Medicine with Isla Burges at the International College of Herbal Medicine.
Whether it's massage, Beauty Therapy or Make up you can be reassured that Nicola and her hand picked team of Internationally awarded and qualified therapists will ensure you look and feel your best.
Senoir Massage Therapist and Beauty Therapist
Carol is a Massage and Beauty Therapist with 6 years of thorough and varied experience.
An extensive spa background has equipped Carol with an array of perfected spa techniques within the Beauty Therapy industry offering a unique touch to her clients experience.
Carol completed the highest Diploma in Beauty Therapy studying in the South-East of England; complimenting her Myofascial Release, Trigger Point Therapy, extensive Deep Tissue Techniques; developed to the highest standard.
Enriching her career in high end Spas in the UK & Australia. With expansion of her expertise and being a highly driven therapist Carol has a true passion for Massage Therapy. Carol apitimises what Massage in Wanaka is all about. She is the perfect addition to the Massage In Wanaka Day Spa.
Bree Van Dyk
Massage therapist and beauty therapist
Bree started her career studying at Elly Lukas, one of Australia’s best schools 9 years ago. Winning the Spa Excellence Award of her year. She went on to work at some of the best holistic spas around the world, from Maldives to New York. Furthering her studies in India. Bree is qualified in relaxation, deep tissue, Ayurveda, Indian head and toning face massage. In using holistic products and massage techniques, Massage in Wanaka was a perfect fit for Bree’s time in New Zealand.
Spa Therapist. Massage and Beauty.
Alice Read. Spa Therapist. Massage and Beauty. Meet our latest therapist. Alice has studied beauty therapy and massage at the Elite School of Beauty and Spa in Wellington, New Zealand. She has obtained the highest International awards with CIDESCO. Her massages are just amazing and she has quickly built a cliental and a reputation. As an international examiner and to maintain our reputation for excellent massage here at Massage in Wanaka. I knew straight away that she is natural therapist and has a kind and caring nature, that will take her far in our industry. What is also fantastic is that Alice is also a local and has returned to Wanaka after gaining experience in Spas in Wellington. We are very excited to have her as part of our team.