Quality Hotel Elms
456 Papanui Road
Phone: (64) 3 3553577
Fax: (64) 3 3520290
Beauty & Spas
Pamper yourself at Fascino, the total nail and body therapy salon. From nail sculpturing to body piercing, this salon caters to all needs. They offer a variety of nail treatments, ranging from polishing and shaping to acrylic sculptured nails. Beauty therapy treatments include the full facial and therapeutic massages. Fascino will do daytime, evening, and wedding makeup as well as makeup lessons. They also have a qualified technician available to do body piercing with guaranteed sterile equipment (silver and gold studs extra).
Inspired by the European Golden Age, this beauty salon provides a range of treatments. Besides the regular massages, facials, manicures/pedicures, Belle Epoque offers therapy treatments and its special eyelash extension programs at a discounted price. Its customized wedding packages ensure that you look your best on your wedding day. Additionally,this beauty center also provides surgical facilities like Botox and Dermal fillers by Dr Alison Ross. Belle Epoque also sells its own range of cosmeceutical products to help improve your skin. Influenced by the rich art and culture of the Beautiful Era, Belle Epoque does its best to give you a new and more stylish appearance.
An award winning beauty salon and spa, Jouvence Beauty Institute has the best team of professionals who provide quality skin and body treatments. Some of its services include facials, skin lifts, massages and full day treatments including the Digi-esthetique and the Relaxation Programme. Jouvence also collaborates with Sothy's and Bernard Cassiere in Paris to provide world class skin care products to its customers. Besides these services, the salon also provides hair removal and make-up services. One of Christchurch's best beauty centers, Jouvence helps you relax and rejuvenate yourself.
Just Cuts is the new name in low-cost haircuts, and they cater to both men and women. It is also an ideal place to send the kids for a quick trim. This is not a cutting-edge salon, offering the latest European trends. However, if you are after a no-nonsense trim, then it is a good choice. So make your way to Westfield Riccarton, where you'll find this salon.
With classes that focus on Hot Yoga and some of its variants, Flow Hot Yoga will give you a more fit and flexible body. With heated rooms, participants exercise at 30 degrees in the Yin classes, at 36 degrees in Power Vinyasa and at 40 degrees for Hot Flow Yoga. The friendly instructors here attempt to make your yoga experience exciting as well as challenging. Besides physical fitness, Hot Yoga promises to increase your alertness and discipline levels. The centre charges NZD160 for an unlimited one month membership and offers a NZD40 discount for students and seniors. One of the best yoga centres, Flow Hot Yoga is a must try for those who seek better health.
Take a trip back in time and enjoy the relaxing atmosphere of the old-fashioned barbershop. Partake in a coffee, cigar and magazine while you wait, and then sit back in the antique barber chair for a hot shave with an open razor and a haircut. Do not forget to request a head massage! The Groom Room also offers specialist skin care advice and stocks a wide range of skincare products, fragrances, soaps, and shampoos. Services by appointment only.
Since its opening back in 1998, Pro Fitness, locally owned and operated, has grown to be one of the most popular gyms in town. The programs are aimed at the more athletic, the equipment inside is state-of-the-art and the atmosphere oozes serious hard work. Services include personal training, aerobics, body pump and more. Physiotherapists and nutritional experts are on hand for specialized inquiries. Pro Fitness offers flexible memberships, either paid in a lump sum or weekly, depending on your usage needs.
A treat for the body, Erban Spa provides some of the best massages and full body treatments that help ease tension. The Erban Signature Relaxation, Antipodes Arohanui Organic and Deep Tissue are massages that are sure to relieve stress. Additionally, customers can avail the prenatal massage or the hot rock massage. The spa also serves as a salon offering facials and other beauty treatments. Erban also sells a number of skin care and cosmetics belonging to the brands of Youngblood, Antipodes and Environ.
The Swank Artists of Hair are three award-winning hair stylists who like to create something a little different for their clientele. Their premises are retro in design with brick walls and large mirrors and, being so central, attract tourist custom. A cut costs from NZD 39-50, a color costs from NZD 50, and almost anything is possible if a client wants it. Special occasion and wedding styling are available, but booking is advisable.
Friendly relaxing treatments are offered to men, women and children at Marg's Beauty Spot. Aromatherapy, massage for torso, face and feet, body wraps, hair removal by wax or electrolysis, and body treatments with Thalgo products for firming, rejuvenating, detoxifying and re-hydrating your skin are available. Facials are very popular taking up to 90 minutes each. Thermic eye contour treatment, brow and lash tinting, shaping and extensions are possible.
The House of Herbal Therapies offers natural beauty and health therapies such as massage and waxing.