Essence Health & Beauty

Essence Health & Beauty

The Essence Team

Karen

Karen

Salon Proprietor and Beauty Therapist
Karen has been in the industry for over 20+ years with numerous accreditations and qualifications from all over the world. Karen is a specialist in the field of complimentary therapies: Reiki, Shamanic Healing, Reflexology & Aromatherapy Healing Massage.
Jade

Jade

Beauty Therapist
Hi my names Jade, and I've been in the Beauty Industry since 2012, I love making my Clients feel Good. I have always had a creative side, so Painting Nails & Lash Treatments is my passion. However I still offer many other treatments, for all your beauty needs. I've been trained in many services which include Elemis, Caci, Nouveau lashes and HD brows. So any questions I am more than happy to help, with the knowledge I've learnt over the years...
Anne-Marie Carratu

Anne-Marie Carratu

Reiki Master and Teacher/Practitioner
We are delighted to introduce Anne-Marie Carratu to Essence as one of our complementary therapists and teachers. Anne-Marie is a Reiki Master Teacher and Practitioner with 20 years experience in the field of complementary therapies. Anne-Marie is also Chair of the UK Reiki Federation www.reifed.co.uk, which is the second largest Reiki organization in Europe. Anne-Marie joins us to offer Reiki training to anyone who may wish to learn this very simple, yet powerful complementary therapy. All levels are taught and all the courses have been accredited by the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council www.cnhc.org.uk Reiki is now widely used within the NHS and has gone through a voluntary regulatory process to gain recognition for use in these medical settings. Anne-Marie is part of a team at St George’s Hospital, South London, where Reiki is used within acute medical wards. Reiki is a wonderful therapy to learn and there are different levels so you can learn to whichever level suits you. The first level enables you to practice on yourself, friends and family and if you wish to become a practitioner, you will be able to continue your learning to achieve this. Anne-Marie is also a Neuro Linguistic Practitioner (NLP), an Advanced Theta Healing Practitioner, holds a Diploma in Anatomy & Physiology, and has a City & Guilds Teaching Qualification and a City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement. For more information about Anne-Marie, please go to her website www.reiki-light.co.uk
Emma Latham

Emma Latham

Hatha Yoga Teacher
Emma trained to be a Hatha Yoga Teacher more than 15 years ago, she then lived on the Hindu Island of Bali for 10 years, where she practiced deepened meditation as she continued her training. She teaches very much from the heart and is happiest when she can share her joy of Yoga to the students.
Wendy

Wendy

Aesthetic Practioner
Wendy provides aesthetic treatments, she is a qualified Nurse and has specialized in aesthetics for the past 17 years. Wendy has Worked and trained in Harley Street and other London Clinics.
Wendy

Wendy

Natural Therapy Practioner
Specialising in Reflexology and Ayurveda Treatments and is an Ayurveda Lifestyle and Diet Consultant.
Lorraine Gallagher

Lorraine Gallagher

Integrative Counsellor DIP COUNS
Member of the British Association for Counselling and Phsychotherapy. Counselling with Lorraine, talking to a professional, not a relative or friend, who is trained to listen and who is accepting and understanding, can be extremely helpful. Her approach is concerned with helping our clients gain a deeper understanding of their feelings, experience, and behaviour. For example: Past experiences/relationships effecting your present relationship, conscious and unconscious thoughts. Her priority is creating a warm, respectful, secure, confidential relationship, so you can feel safe enough to explore whatever may be troubling you. How can she help us: Abuse, anxiety, bereavement, depression, loss, post-traumatic stress, trauma and relationships Types of therapy: Behavioural, CBT, Cognitive, creative therapy, integrative, person centred, psychodynamic, relational. Clients she works with: Adults How she delivers therapy: Offering short term (6-12 sessions) and long-term counselling for individuals.
Pattie

Pattie

Office Manager
Pattie is our part time receptionist and office manager