About us

Essentially Skin has been serving Whangarei and Northland since the mid-1990s, trading under various names over this period of time.


We are the largest Beauty Therapy salon in Northland, currently with a team of seven Beauty Therapists, one Massage Therapist, and another seven members of staff who each work within the various roles of Front of House and Therapist Support, Financial Administration, Marketing, and Management.





  • "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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