Massage services

Relax the muscles and ease the mind.


Massage treatment begins with a detoxifying foot soak and consultation to work out the main areas of concern and the type of massage that will be best suited. Our Massages are tailored to suit individual needs and are a combination of Swedish Relaxation Massage and Remedial Massage. Benefits of massage include release of muscle tension, improved circulation, improved body balance and movement and promotion overall relaxation.

You will receive a home care plan which will prolong the benefits of the massage treatment.



  • Relaxes the muscles and eases the mind

  • Reduces stress

  • Improves immunity

  • Increases circulation

  • Releases stagnant toxins

  • Style and depth of technique catered to client’s needs and requirements



Between training sessions and competitions:

  • Maintenance Sports Massage with Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation.

  • Aids with faster recovery and minimising scar tissue

  • Post-event or Recovery Massage (within 24 hours of event)


Hot Stone Therapy

  • Unique from of massage using heated basalt stones

  • Healing, warming and relaxing the body at its deepest level

  • Influencing energy centres and channels therefore achieving mind and body balancing

  • Optional placement of crystal Chakra stones


Therapeutic Massage

  • Create good posture

  • Maintain health and wellbeing

  • Alleviate chronic pain


Pregnancy Massage

(2nd and 3rd trimester)


  • Relaxation

  • Ease back tension



30 Minute – Allow 50 minutes - $50

45 Minute – Allow 70 minutes - $60

1 Hour – Allow 80 minutes - $75

1 and a 1/2  Hour – Allow 110 minutes - $105

Foot Massage – Allow 20 minutes - $30

Half Body Hot Stone – Allow 60mins - $70

Full Body Hot Stone – Allow 100mins - $130

Pre-pay for Course 6 x 1 Hour –  $360


Tailor your massage treatment with an optional upgrade.

Choose from the menu below:

  • Environ Hand & Arm or Foot & lower leg Hydration Treatment Upgrade - $35
    Allow an extra 20 minutes
    Increase skin hydration with an AHA Gel (Alpha Hydroxy Acids) which gently exfoliate and prepares the skin for a large dose of powerful Vitamins to combat free radical damage and create healthier more supple skin.

  • Pure Fiji Exfoliating Hand & Arm or Foot& Leg Treatment Upgrade - $30
    Allow an extra 20 minutes
    Exfoliating hand and arm or foot and lower leg treatment. Enjoy a mango scrub along with drizzled warm Coconut milk finished with your choice of Body butter, Body Lotion or Exotic Oil.

  • Foot Massage Upgrade - $25
    Allow an extra 20 minutes
    20 minutes of time focused on your hard working feet.

  • Scalp & Décolletage Massage Upgrade - $25
    Allow and extra 20 minutes
    20 minutes of time focus on relaxing you mind.

  • Pure Fiji Body Glow Treatment - $99
    Allow an extra 50 minutes.
    Unwind with a full body sugar cane scrub drizzled along with warm coconut milk, finished with a light coconut oil massage.
    Ultimate exfoliation and hydration for the body.

  • Mini Facial - $50
    Allow an extra 30 minutes
    This facial starts with a double cleanse, a tone and an exfoliation. While your mask is on we target an area of concern with our specialised DF machine which penetrates intensive ingredients into your skin. The facial is then finished off with the application of vitamin rich moisturiser and SPF.

Essentially Skin Has a NZ Registered Massage Therapist.

Registered Therapists work under:

Massage NZ code of ethics

Complete on-going Professional Development.



  • "Leading up to my wedding I began having trouble with my skin. Essentially Skin were really helpful in offering their treatment and advice. Your wedding package was fantastic!"

    Amy Thompson

  • "From the initial booking through to leaving Essentially Skin on my big day, Katie and the team were very professional. I have no hesitation at all in recommending Essentially Skin to any future brides looking for a professional, friendly and quality service"

    Mel Aubrey

  • "I really loved my makeup and it lasted so well and it was comfortable to wear all night. I recommend the Essentially Skin team so much for the fantastic work they did for me on my special day. Thank you ladies."

    Soraya Te Iringa

13 James Street, Whangarei
Phone: 09-438 8915


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