All of our Estheticians have been Trained and Certified by the State of Connecticut.
They all perform Facials, Body Treatments, Waxing, Nails and Make Up. They all meet the standards of Aura Day Spa criteria which includes ongoing training ,workshops and practice proper sanitation to ensure every client is properly cared for.
ALL OF OUR MASSAGE THERAPISTS ARE LICENSED AND NATIONALLY CERTIFIED IN BODYWORK. They all perform Swedish, Deep tissue, Hot Stone, Pregnancy, Reiki, and More !
Frequent Questions about your services :
What is a Facial and why should I get one ?
An Esthetician performs Facials. They are trained in skin care, aging, conditions, and maintaining the overall health of the skin. You are in a private room with tranquil music. The Esthetician will analyze your skin and speak to you about your concerns and expectations. At this point a relaxing , yet informative treatment takes place. Your skin is gently cleansed, exfoliation of dead skin cells, warm steam, massage of the face, and an appropriate mask is applied. All Facial procedures are intended to leave your skin radiant & rebalanced.
What is a Peel ?
An acid solution applied to skin that dissolves the outermost layer of skin cells revealing more radiant skin.
Peels can help with numerous skin ailments such as acne, scarring, sun damage, and aging factors such as fine lines and sagging.
There are light, moderate, or deep peels. Light requires no downtime from normal activities, moderate may be a day or two and deep may require more than a week to allow healing. Deep peels are only performed by a physician.
What is Extraction?
Removal of comedones AKA (blackheads). We prepare the skin with proper softening techniques of the pores and use gentle methods to relieve the plugs of sebum. It is best not to attempt this at home to avoid damage. Acne and pimples that carry bacteria are treated in a calming yet purifying way to avoid spreading the bacteria and reducing irritation.
What should I expect when I have a Massage?
There are numerous facets of bodywork. You can speak to your therapist to see which type would be most beneficial. Massage is healthy and promotes relaxation on the nervous system, relieves muscle tension, and promotes blood circulation. You are in a private room with tranquil music. You are left to undress to your comfort level and properly draped at all times during your massage.
What should I expect when I get waxed?
You should allow your hair to grow at least 2 weeks (if you shave) of hair growth.
We use the finest wax and are meticulous in hair removal. We use pre and post wax solutions to give you a pain free, thorough wax experience. Your privacy is utmost important to us!
Are Manicures and Pedicures Safe?
We follow all standard precautions and disinfect tools properly as well as have the safest and newest magnetic pedicure tubs.
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