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Vanilla Moon - Lucy Howson


01386 446162 / 07540 854649


Vanilla Moon is different from other salons as not only do we offer Organic and Holistic treatments and organic retail but the salon is set back off the high street in a quiet courtyard with a very homely, relaxing and tranquil feel to the salon, soft music, water features and luxurious treatments.
Relax and be pampered with sumptuous beauty treatments in the relaxing, luxurious environment at Vanilla Moon. Lucy Howson is a fully trained, professional beauty therapist offering a wide range of beauty and holistic treatments to suit her clients needs, using 'Neals Yard' products which are completely natural and organic skincare products you can be assured of nothing but the very best. She is able to fit appointment times to suit you, whether it be morning, daytime, evenings or weekends


Hot and warm wax available

- 1/2 leg                                        - Underarm                             - Eyebrows

- Full leg                                       - Full arm

- Bikini                                           - Forearm

- Brasilian                                     - Lip

- Hollywood                                - Chin


Using 'Mavala' nail varnishes from Switzerland using natural ingredients. Or the 'Shellac' alternative, the 'gold option' in gel nails. Shellac is long lasting, dries immediately, no smudging or chipping. Protects natural nails and encourages nail growth.

Standard Manicure

Starting with a nail shape and buff then working on those cuticles to encourage a healthy nail growth and prepare the nail for a beautiful 'Mavala' colour of your choice or why not even go for a glamorous French polish?

Luxury Manicure

Indulge yourself in this heavenly hand, nail and arm treatment. As for the standard manicure with a relaxing arm massage and heat treatment of either warm oil, heated mitts or paraffin wax (great for poor circulation, dry or cracked hands). Your skin will be left completely nourished and feeling silky soft. To finish the treatment a 'Mavala' nail polish which you also get to take home with you, great idea for holidays and special occasions when you can just touch up when you want to or re create the look another time.


Standard Pedicure

Keep those feet in tip top condition with this refreshing pedicure. Treat your feet to a warm bubbly soak followed by a nail shape, cuticle work, dead skin removal, moisturise and 'Mavala' polish. (Don't forget your flip flops!)

Luxury Pedicure

Perfect for pre holiday preparation or when your feet will be on show. Completely relax with a standard pedicure but with the added extra of leg and foot massage and a choice of either warm oil, heated booties or paraffin wax followed by 'Mavala' nail polish which you get to take home with you. (Don't forget your flip flops!)



Using organic spray tan available in a variety of shades to suit your natural skin tone (Sienna and OMG available on request). Gain that sun kissed holiday look in  your lunch break. For best results exfoliate and moisturise prior to treatment, avoid use of deodorant or perfumes at time of treatment.


These magical volcanic rocks stay warm throughout your massage, using a variety of techniques and movements the heat penetrates deep into the muscle tissue resulting in a treatment that will leave you feeling like new. Amazingly relaxing and ideal for insomnia, stress, anxiety, depression, IBS and tension. Choose from either full body or back, neck and shoulder.


Using firm but therapeutic massage movements to help remedy aching muscles soothing away the stresses and strains of everyday life. Blends or essential oils can be used to further enhance the treatment.


A real treat for mums to be! Puffy legs, arms and back can be soothed with this lymphatic drainage massage. Using only natural oil suitable for use during pregnancy a real 'must' for a suffering lady.


Designed to win the battle to trim! Works well alongside a healthy, balanced diet and regular exercise. Helps to minimise the bumpy texture of the skin due to cellulite in the hip and thigh regions smoothing and flattening fat cells for that firmer look.


A lovely, highly skin smoothing treatment. Using 'Neals Yard' products, perfect for pre tanning, pre holiday and post winter dry skin.


Using the wonderfully natural, organic range from 'Neals Yard' these products are suitable for everyone. Blends of essential oils and natural aromas create sumptuous creams, lotions, serums and much more. Skin prescriptions will be given to suit your particular skin type, advice on problem skin a speciality.

Aromatic Facial

Deep cleansing techniques to the face, neck and shoulders. Exfoliation removing dead skin cells to create a natural glow to the skin. A truly relaxing hand, arm and scalp massage followed by toning and creams especially for your skin type.

Luxury Aromatic Facial

As for the 'Aromatic Facial', but to also include a mask to ensure that your skin is well cared for and detoxified. Paraffin wax is a good choice for those of you with dry, chapped skin during the skin damaging winter months or hot sun.

Mini Face Lift

Dramatic, instant results without the need for surgery. Minerals and crystals incorporated into a plaster mask. Stimulates the blood circulation and allows increased absorption of products penetrating into the very deepest layers of the skin.

Super Collagen Facial

As we get older, collagen renewal decreases which causes ageing. This facial contains 90% collagen with amino acids and hydroxyproline known for its wound healing properties, a very effective treatment with great results.


A gentle way to clear congested skin and aids acne sufferers, enlarged pores, fine lines, sagging skin, puffy eyes, and dark circles. A course of treatments is recommended for maximum benefit.


An extremely deep cleansing treatment breaking down oily blockages, removes dulling impurities an ideal facial for those who require deep levels of hydration and moisture replenishment. A course of treatments is recommended for maximum benefit.

TINTING (eyelashes/ eyebrows)

A patch test will be required 24-48 hours prior to treatment


A patch test will be required 24-48 hours prior to treatment

Eyelash extensions volumise and lengthen the natural lash. No need for mascara, wake up to that full set every morning. Maintenance required every 3-4 weeks.

Special occasion lashes also available, great for that weekend away or night out.

Make Up

Make Up Lesson

Worried that your daughter is plastering on orange foundation or ruining her skin? Perhaps you'd just like to know how to apply make up correctly whether it be for day time or evening. I will teach you how to care for your skin starting from scratch and show you which products will suit you until you are confident in applying the make up yourself.

Bridal Make Up

Please call for a consultation.

Skin Care Clinics

Prescriptive skincare clinics to discuss your concerns. Botox and fillers can be arranged to be carried out by a senior practicing GP (please note Botox and Fillers are not organic)


- NVQ level 2&3
- Clarins Skincare specialist

Member organisations


Further information

Offers are frequently added to our facebook page so please do visit us there!/pages/Vanilla-Moon/181551271897962?fref=ts

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