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Beauty Therapy

Our treatments are offered at very competitive prices. All services are carried out by students under the full guidance and supervision of experienced beauty therapy lecturers.

Trained students offer treatments in the following areas:

  • Manicure
  • Pedicure
  • Facial Treatments
  • Make up
  • Eye brow / eye lash tinting
  • Eye brow waxing / shaping
  • Full body massage
  • Indian head massage
  • and many more

Dermalogica Professional Products

We are pleased to announce that we are using and retailing Dermalogica professional products.

Beauty Therapy Services



Luxury Manicure or Pedicure*50 mins £10

Using specialist products to indulge your nails, hands or feet. Nails will be filed, soaked and cuticle work carried out, with an exfoliation and choice of hydrating mask or heated paraffin wax treatment for the ultimate indulgence. Incorporating a relaxing massage and finished with a colour of your choice.

*We recommend you bring open toe shoes to wear after a pedicure to avoid smudging.


Level 2 Facial50 mins £15

Unwind and revitalise your skin with a Facial treatment. Your skin will be cleansed and a skin analysis will be carried out followed by exfoliation, skin warming, soothing facial massage, mask, hand massage and moisturiser.

Level 3 Prescription Facial*50 mins £20

Enjoy a relaxing specialist facial that will leave your skin glowing and radiant. Your skin will be deep cleansed and massaged. This facial treats individual skin conditions with the use of specialist facial machines and products.

*Metal piercings MUST be removed for these treatments

Non-Surgical Facelift (Microcurrent)*50 mins £20

This treatment has been designed to improve the signs of ageing by reducing and smoothing fine lines and improving skin texture. This specialist facial helps to restore the elasticity of the skin and is both preventative and corrective.

*Metal piercings MUST be removed for these treatments

Microdermabrasion Facial45 mins £20

This non-invasive resurfacing and deep exfoliation facial treatment helps to improve and reduce fine lines, wrinkles, scarring, pigmentation, uneven skin tones and dull, lifeless, sun damaged skin. Microdermabrasion leaves a glowing, smooth, even and bright complexion. Microdermabrasion is not suitable for hypersensitive
skins or for clients who are using steroids or acne medications.


Half Leg (knee to toe)£8
Full Leg£10
Under Arm£5
Facial (per area)£5


Make-Upup to 45 mins £5

Have your make-up applied with tips and advice on colours and application


A relevant skin test must be carried out at least 48hrs prior to lifting, tinting, and false lash services. The test is valid for three months. You will not be required to retest if you have undertaken the service within the last three months.

Eyebrow Shape£2.50
Eyelash Tint£5
Eyebrow Tint£3
Eye Package
(Eyebrow shape, eyelash tint, eyebrow tint)
Party Strip Lashes£5

These artificial lashes are designed to be worn for a short period, either for a day or an evening. They are attached to the skin and can be cleaned and re-used.

Cluster Lashes Half Set£4.00
Cluster Lashes Full Set£5.50

These temporary lashes can be used to increase the length and/or thickness of your natural lashes.


Full Body Massage50 mins £15

A luxurious Swedish massage treatment to ease day-to-day stresses, muscular tension, and promote relaxation.

Hot Stone Massage50 mins £15

A deeply soothing and relaxing massage, using Heated Basalt Lava Stones and incorporating Swedish massage movements to warm your muscles and provide a much deeper massage.

Indian Head Massage45 mins £10

Indian Head Massage is a therapeutic seated massage of the shoulders, neck, scalp and face, with or without the use of oils. This massage is excellent for relieving stress and also promotes relaxation.


Slim and Firm*up to 50 mins £10

This treatment helps tighten and improve muscle tone and breakdown cellulite. The current from the machine, along with active ingredients penetrate deep into the tissue giving an instant result. On booking please request front or back of body.

*Metal piercings MUST be removed for these treatments

Detox and Tone*45 mins £10

An effective, relaxing treatment using a vacuum suction machine. This assists the lymphatic system, by helping to remove toxins whilst breaking down fatty deposits.

*Metal piercings MUST be removed for these treatments

Back Treatment*45 mins £10

The back is cleansed and exfoliated, then treated with hot towels and a specialist machine to leave your skin radiant and refined. Includes a back massage.

*Metal piercings MUST be removed for these treatments

Enquiries & Bookings

It is advised that you book in advance to avoid disappointment, please call or email to make an appointment.

The Colchester Salon reception can be found at the Sheepen Road Campus main reception.

Colchester Campus

Book an Appointment

01206 712888
Email Us
Colchester Institute,
Sheepen Road,
Opening Times:

TUE:  4PM -  8PM
THU:  9AM -  8PM
THU:  9AM -  4PM


Mondays at 2.30 and 4pm- Level 3 facials, Microdermabrasion, Microcurrent, Detox & Tone, Slim & Firm, Back Treatments, Indian head massage, Hot stone massage and Aromatherapy massage.
Thursdays at 5 and 6.30pm- Level 3 facials, Microdermabrasion, Microcurrent, Detox & Tone, Slim & Firm and Back Treatments.
Fridays at 9.30 and 11am- - Level 3 facials, Microdermabrasion, Microcurrent, Detox & Tone, Slim & Firm, Back Treatments, Indian head massage, Hot stone massage and Aromatherapy massage.