November 12, 2017 Nicola No comments exist

This deep tissue massage can aid with muscle tension and movement, stress and relaxation and your lymphatic and circulatory systems. The routine is a combination of effleurage (gentle gliding movements), tapotenent (Cupping, hacking and pinchment), kneading and Friction movements. Being a mobile therapist I would establish on first contact the space you have for a couch. Your chosen room…

October 21, 2017 Nicola No comments exist

Reflexology is a pressure point massage of the body reflexes on the feet and hands that works to balance the whole body. A reflexologist can not diagnose anything. Treatment length time is 1 hour and please allow 15 minutes for consultation It can help with relaxation, aid sleep, relive tension and can improve mood and sense of wellbeing. Reflexology…

September 24, 2017 Nicola No comments exist

I offer a number of different manicure and pedicure treatments. I only work with natural nails and use either CND shellac (gel polish) or CND Vinylux polish. On every treatment a short consultation is completed to check treatment requirements. Every client first manicure or pedicure gets a new emery board which is kept with their notes…

September 19, 2017 Nicola No comments exist

In January 2014 I started a 12 week intensive ITEC level 3 Reflexology Course in Billericay. The course involved completing 100 treatments, 40 of which had to be case studies. Coursework throughout and then a practical exam at the end. Once qualified I became a member of the Association of Reflexologists. Reflexology treatments have been…

August 2, 2017 Nicola No comments exist

The decision to train in Hopi Ear Candles was an easy one for myself as I had suffered from Ear Infections and hay fever myself. Family members had also experienced problems with hearing, glue ear, ringing in ear and popping ears so I was interested to know how the Ear Candles could aid  conditions of ears and sinuses….

July 8, 2017 Nicola No comments exist

Continuing on my journey began in May 2013 after receiving news that I was going to be made redundant from my part time role as an Operational Analyst at the end of the year. I assessed what I wanted to do for a living and decided to go self employed as a Holistic Therapist. With the qualifications…

February 14, 2017 Nicola No comments exist

How I chose Swedish Massage? My Journey to choosing Swedish Massage started in 2006. I’d been working in the financial sector for 6 years and decided I needed a complete change. I started assessing what I required from a career which was helping people, flexible working hours and a job satisfaction. Remembering that I had previously…

January 10, 2017 Nicola No comments exist

This is the first blog of a series of 4 from Holistic Therapies by Nicola. They will be about my journey to becoming a therapist in Massage, Nails, Reflexology and Hopi Ear Candles Today I am going to tell you a little more about myself. I live in the village of Hullbridge, Essex and travel to…

August 12, 2016 Admin No comments exist

Introduction of Holistic Therapies By Nicola Welcome to my first blog, My Name is Nicola and I’m a holistic and nail therapist based in the village of Hullbridge, Essex. I run my own business called Holistic Therapies by Nicola. I have 9 years experience in massage and nails, am a full member of the AOR…