Week 6 at Jamu Spa School | Scrubs, scrubs, scrubs!

Week 6 at Jamu Spa School | Scrubs, scrubs, scrubs!

Bit of a late post this one. For the past few days I’ve been focusing on study for the exam, it’s already next Saturday! I’m feeling a lot more positive lately, maybe because it’s nearing exciting events i.e. (a) finally finishing the diploma and (b) getting to go home. I know as much as I … Read More

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