Specialising in Massage & Spa Therapies for over 18 years, Karen has a deep understanding of its health benefits for both body and mind. Karen is passionate about the Spa industry and has spent many years experiencing and researching treatments in some of the worldâ€™s finest spas. Working from her peaceful Spa Therapy Studio in the scenic Perthshire countryside, the Studio and the bespoke Treatment Menu are inspired by her travels, connection to nature and love of the rugged Scottish landscape.
Massage Back, Neck & Shoulders 30 minutes £30
Your choice of warmed Organic Weleda Massage Oils are used in this bespoke treatment focusing on areas of tension, with pressure tailored to your individual requirements.
Back, Neck, Shoulders, Face & Scalp 45 minutes £40
A gentle and relaxing massage of the bodies key stress zones - the back, neck, shoulders and face. Warmed organic oils are softly brushed over the face in preparation for a pressure point massage and de-stress scalp treatment.
30 minutes £30 1 hour £50 1 hour 15 mins £60 A bespoke massage tailored to suit your individual requirements and that focuses on specific problem areas. Perfect for sufferers of tension, this massage is very effective in relieving stress, tiredness and even chronic pain. The techniques used stimulate and invigorate the body’s deep muscle tissues helping to iron out stress.
Traditional Swedish 30 minutes £30 1 hour £50
For those in need of a deeply relaxing massage, this gentle flowing treatment is designed to improve circulation, encourage the removal of toxins and promote a profound sense of well-being.
Weleda Well-Being 1 hour £50
A soothing total body treatment that uses a blend of massage techniques from around the world. Your body is lightly brushed, before warmed organic oils are used to massage the entire body. This treatment also includes a facial pressure point massage and relaxing scalp treatment. Choose between: Stress-a-way Promote inner balance and relaxation with Weleda Wild Rosehip Body Oil.
Muscle Melt Ease away muscle aches and tension with warming Weleda Arnica Massage Oil.
Spirit Lift Revive, improve mood and renew zest for life with Weleda Citrus Refreshing Body Oil.
Detox Improve the skins texture, appearance and tone with Weleda Birch Cellulite Oil.
Specialist Massage Target Back Pain 30 minutes £30 45 minutes £40 1 hour £50
This deep tissue massage is specifically designed for releasing pain and tension in tight, stressed and aching muscles. Using forearms and when necessary elbows, stretching, draining and cross muscle fibre techniques are combined with warmed Weleda Arnica Massage Oil and steamed compresses to leave your muscles feeling warm and flexible.
1 hour 15 minutes £65 Thai Herbal Massage combines the healing effects of traditional Eastern massage techniques with steamed herbal compresses. The compresses contain a blend of over 14 traditional aromatic Thai herbs to simultaneously relax and invigorate the mind and body. This treatment purifies, relaxes, warms, relieves aches and pains and improves the skins condition whilst stimulating the senses.
1 hour 15 minutes £65 LaStone is the original hot and cold stone massage based on the traditional healing practices of the Native American Indians. Warmed volcanic rocks and cooled marble stones are used to massage away life’s tensions, creating a state of balance within the body. A wonderfully therapeutic treatment incorporating body, face and scalp.
Cancer Care Massage 30 minutes £30 45 minutes £40 1 hour £50
For those living with Cancer and its associated treatments, a massage provides a much needed retreat from a very invasive illness. People with Cancer or those recovering from its treatment can benefit greatly from a specially adapted massage from a trained Oncology Massage therapist. Multiple studies now link specialised massage for people affected by Cancer with significant reduction in pain, fatigue, nausea, depression and anxiety. Massage can help lift mood, restore energy and improve ability to sleep. It can also help re-establish a positive body image by restoring the client’s faith in and acceptance of their body in its new state. Karen trained with the Iris Cancer Partnership - collaborating to provide Oncology Massage Therapy across Scotland and continues to attend their courses to further her knowledge and skills. Karen had the privilege of training with US expert Gayle MacDonald MS, LMT. Gayle is a renowned specialist in oncology massage and is a regular contributor to respected massage journals in the US and author of Massage for the Hospital Patient and Medically Frail Client and Medicine Hands: Massage Therapy for People with Cancer.
Go home feeling recharged, revived and ready to face the world â€”
Face Treatments Organic Taster Facial 30 minutes £30
A taster facial is the perfect way to experience a taste of Weleda’s natural and holistic approach to skincare. Weleda Organic Skin Care has been developed for all ages and skin conditions to support the skin through the changing seasons of life.
Luxury Organic Facial 1 hour 15 minutes £60
Relax, indulge and rejuvenate. This hugely popular facial begins with a deep cleanse and exfoliation using warm muslin cloths. Eastern massage movements with warmed oils help to stimulate and oxygenate the skin whilst releasing tension in the face, neck and shoulders. Enjoy a hand, arm and scalp massage whilst relaxing with a facemask prescribed to your needs.
CACI Non-Surgical Face Lift 1 hour £50
CACI is the first treatment system to offer a serious alternative to cosmetic surgery and the results are often dramatic. The treatment works to lift and redefine facial muscles, restoring the contours of the face and as a result minimising fine lines and wrinkles. An initial course of 10 treatments is required over the course of one month. Thereafter, one CACI monthly is required to maintain the results giving you a fresh faced youthful look.
Body Treatments Ear Candling 30 minutes £30
A soothing and relaxing treatment that helps to balance the pressure in the ears, this ancient therapy originates from the Native American Indians. Candling can reduce ear pain from flying and also help unblock the sinuses. The Candle gently warms inside the ear canal and produces a ‘chimney effect’ which vaporises and draws up wax from the ear.
Skin Smoothing Salt Scrub & Massage 1 hour 15 minutes £65
An exfoliation treatment designed to invigorate and revitalise both the body and mind. The body is brushed and warm aromatic oils are luxuriously poured over the skin. An application of re-mineralising salt is then gently massaged into the skin leaving it deeply cleansed, polished and soft. The hydrating organic body oils leave the skin noticeably soft, glowing, replenished and vibrant.
Moor Mud Envelopment 1 hour 15 minutes £65
Moor Mud is formed through the decomposition of plant life in lowland moors in Austria and Hungary. Containing the essence of thousands of herbs, plants, flowers, vitamins, trace elements and minerals it is legendary for its powerful therapeutic properties. Moor Mud is said to improve circulation, strengthen immunity, soothe tired, aching muscles and naturally exfoliate and hydrate the skin. The body is lightly brushed and Moor Mud is then applied before you are cocooned in a comforting foil wrap whilst enjoying a head and scalp massage. The nourishing ingredients penetrate all layers of the skin and work their magic.
Treatment Programmes Back Massage & Organic Taster Facial 1 hour £50
Combine a Swedish or Deep Tissue Massage with an Organic Taster Facial.
Organic Spa Ritual 2 hours £100
The ultimate introduction to Karen McGilvray, Massage & Spa Therapies. This best selling programme begins with a relaxing Thai Foot Ritual, which warmly draws you away from the busy world into a space devoted to your personal care. This treatment includes a bespoke Organic Facial and therapeutic full body hot oil massage.
Time Out for Men 2 hours £100
Enjoy a luxury Organic Facial using Weleda’s skin care range for men, before choosing between an intensive Deep Tissue Massage or a soothing and relaxing Well-Being Massage
2 hours 15 mins £110
Using the power of stones to deeply relax mind and body, this full body hot stone massage is combined with a Weleda Luxury Organic Facial. A deeply relaxing and nurturing treatment using warmed basalt stones to help melt away tension.
Ultimate Spa Experience 3 hours ÂŁ150
Take the time to rest, relax and regenerate. The Ultimate Spa Experience begins with a Thai Foot Ritual, dry body brushing and a Dead Sea Salt Scrub. Recline in a warm bath of aromatic oils and fresh flower petals. A bespoke Organic Facial follows with a pressure point facial massage, de-stress scalp treatment and hot oil full body massage.
Moor Mud Experience 3 hours ÂŁ150
Moor Mud is formed through the decomposition of plant life in lowland moors in Austria and Hungary. Containing the essence of thousands of herbs, plants, flowers, vitamins, trace elements and minerals, it is legendary for its powerful therapeutic properties. This mud is said to improve circulation, strengthen immunity, soothe tired, aching muscles and naturally exfoliate and hydrate the skin. The body is lightly brushed and mud is then applied before you are cocooned in a comforting foil wrap whilst enjoying a Weleda Facial with head and scalp massage. The nourishing ingredients penetrate all layers of the skin and work their magic. A soothing bath and full body massage completes this treatment.
About Karen Having specialised in Massage & Spa therapies for over 18 years, Karen has a deep understanding of its health benefits for both body and mind. Dedicated to continuous personal development and furthering her skills, she has a special interest in massage for those living with Cancer and other life limiting conditions. Passionate about the Spa industry, Karen has spent many years experiencing and researching treatments in award-winning Spas around the world. Working from her peaceful studio in the scenic Perthshire countryside, the environment is inspired by her extensive travels, connection to nature and love of the rugged Scottish landscape. Karenâ€™s attention to detail and holistic approach are reflected in the calm and client focused treatment space she has created. Gently flickering candles, the aroma of essential oils and warmed soft towels enhance your treatment experience and create the perfect relaxation space. Go home feeling recharged, revived and ready to face the world.
All treatments are equally beneficial to both men and women. Appointments are available until 10pm weekdays.
Go home feeling recharged, revived and ready to face the world
Karen McGilvray Massage & Spa Therapies Studio 1, Norwell Drive Perth Airport, Scone, PH2 6PL Telephone: 0781 279 1531 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org