Herbal porridge (Kola Kenda)

Herbal porridge (Kola Kenda)

So this has nothing to do with spa school, massage therapy, Indonesia, or even Bali. But I’ve been spending a considerable amount of time lately reading up about essential oils and other health-related articles. It got me thinking back to when I discovered this herbal porridge in Sri Lanka and loved it! It was great for … Read More

Aromatherapy

Aromatherapy

I’ve always had a thing for smelling every product in beauty and health stores. Even pharmacies. Whether it’s hand creams, perfumes, oils, soaps, gels, lotions.. I love smelling them all. Though I never have the intention to buy any products. I just love experiencing the different sensation and invigoration it gives me, and finding out … Read More

Week 4 at Jamu Spa School | Earthquakes, Facial acupuncture, and Essential oils

Week 4 at Jamu Spa School | Earthquakes, Facial acupuncture, and Essential oils

This week went by rather quickly but it also felt the longest! I think I’ve had a total of 10 massage models now so I’ve been getting a lot of practice and it’s nice to get a feel of a variety of body shapes, conditions, and sizes. I’m feeling pretty confident in body massage and … Read More

Week 3 at Jamu Spa School | It’s feeling a little quiet

Week 3 at Jamu Spa School | It’s feeling a little quiet

Well, it’s been relatively quiet this week but I’ve finally begun practising massage! I feel pretty natural at massage and I’m picking up techniques quickly which is awesome. I’ve only had a few models so far though but I think there’ll be a lot of hands-on experience for the next 5 weeks. I didn’t know I … Read More

Week 2 at Jamu Spa School | Language, Learnings, and Lack of sleep

Week 2 at Jamu Spa School |  Language, Learnings, and Lack of sleep

I can’t believe it’s only been like a week and a half since I arrived from Singapore. I feel like I’ve been living here for a month. Either that’s a sign I’m not having fun or that I’ve assimilated a little to fast to Bali. I’m sure it’s the latter though. I’m quite enjoying the … Read More