Meet Our Team


Krystie - Senior Beauty and Spa Therapist                           

Krystie trained in Wellington In 2008/2009 gaining a diploma in beauty and spa therapies with two international diplomas - City and Guilds with distinction and CIDESCO.
After travelling and spending time between beauty therapy and skincare sales roles she settled back down in Taupo and worked locally as a therapist in a Spa before taking the plunge and opening Skin Sanctuary! Krystie is incredibly passionate about the industry and has a strong drive to bring a true Spa experience to Taupo. A place to simply escape, relax and unwind. Where you won't be rushed out the door or lost in a crowd.
Krystie and the team are enthusiastic about their beautiful product ranges and have spent copious hours making sure the Spa treatments are truly decadent. Continuing to further their knowledge and training within the industry to bring you an unforgettable time at the Spa.

Dermalogica Expert

Pro Power Peel Certified 

Pure Fiji Spa Ritual Certification

Pure Fiji Facial Ritual Certified

Krysties favourite treatments are:
Dermalogica ProSkin treatments. I absolutely LOVE skincare and am wholeheartedly passionate about Dermalogica.
I also just love the Pure Fiji Guava Anti-Aging Body Wrap. A real treat for anyone missing out on paradise!
My favourite product at the moment is the Dermalogica Biolumin-C Serum. A truly amazing product, suitable to all skin types and can be customised to any skincare regime.

 

Ashleigh - Senior Beauty and Spa Therapist

Ashleigh studied beauty and spa therapies at Elite international beauty school in Hamilton gaining the below distinctions:

CIBTAC International qualification 

Body therapist of the year Elite School of Beauty 2014

Spa therapist of the year Elite School of Beauty 2015 

Dermalogica Expert

Pro Power Peel Certified 

Pure Fiji Spa Ritual Certification

Ashleigh's favorite treatments are skin treatments with Dermalogica. She is very passionate about the industry and is always keen to learn new techniques and rituals.

Ashleigh's favourite product would have to be the Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant. A must have for every skin type! Definitely the best exfoliator on the market!

 

Isabel McClelland - Beauty and Spa Therapist 

 

Isabel studied her certificate in beauty and spa therapies at Perth institute of business and technology then finished off her diploma at Elite international beauty school in Auckland gaining the below distinctions:

Diploma in Spa and Beauty Therapies 

Dermalogica Certified 

Isabel is passionate about all areas of the industry, whether your wanting to just come in for relaxing me time or wanting help and advise on skin needs. 
Isabel's favourite Dermalogica product at the moment is Retinol Clearing Oil. She has always suffered from problematic skin and out of all the ranges she has worked with this has to be the best active face serum her skin has felt. It helps to clear and smooth any congestion away leaving your skin glowing.