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Our Therapists

Meet our highly experienced team of passionate therapists and health practitioners


Oliga - Massage Therapist

Oliga has many years of experience as a massage therapist. In addition to holding a Diploma in Therapeutic Massage from NQPU in Russia, Oliga holds a Certificate in Nursing and a Degree in Psychology.

Oliga enjoys being a massage therapist because it allows her to help people relax and find a sense of balance in their lives.

Oliga provides a wide range of massage services including Hot Stone Massage, Deep Tissue and Therapeutic, Relaxation, Sports, Pregnancy, Infant Massage and Cupping Bodywork Massage.

Cendrine - Massage Therapist

Cendrine is a qualified massage therapist with over 10 years experience. She is also a yoga teacher, Reiki Master and Spiritual Coach. She loves helping people reconnect with their body, so they can live a life not only being free from pain but as well experience a deeper connection to themselves.

Cendrine offers Relaxation Massage, Somatic Emotional Release, Sports, Deep Tissue, Myofascial Release, Pregnancy Massage, Reiki and Psychic Healing.

Chanelle - Massage Therapist

Chanelle is an Intuitive Massage Therapist who graduated from the NZ College of Massage. Her passion for health/well-being and manaakitanga (to look after and care for) is what calls her to massage.

Chanelle practices Deep Tissue, Relaxation, Therapeutic and Indian Head Massage

Pascaline - Massage Therapist

Pascaline is a French spa therapist. Since her childhood, she has been immersed in the world of wellness and well-being as being native from the famous thermal city of Vichy.

She has graduated with a spa therapist diploma from École Fournier in Vichy in 2018. Pascaline has been trained in a number of different massages such as Japanese, Balinese, Oriental, Deep Tissue and Swedish.

Thanks to all of these different techniques she is able to provide a massage à la carte, combining energetic and neuromuscular massages for a unique massage experience.

For her, she really enjoys providing you with a treatment where you can totally release tension & let go of all stresses.

Pascaline specialises in Relaxation, Swedish, Facial and Pregnancy massages.

Alexandra - Massage Therapist & Yogi

Alexandra is a masseuse & yogi who is passionate about the connection between body and mind!

Coming from France, she has been an holistic massage therapist for over 12 years.

Alexandra has been travelling to learn and deepen her professional knowledge in places such as India and Thailand. There she trained in Ayurveda, Thai massage and Chi Nei Tsang.

She has a unique massage technique which combines the practise of meridians and fascia release.

"Sharing the love and spreading the goodness around is her mission".

Offering a wide variety of massage from Deep Tissue to Relaxation, Lymphatic Drainage to Reiki (hands on healing techniques) and Chi Nei Tsang (abdominal massage), she will be able to personnalise massage treatments to align to your needs.

Yukayo - Massage Therapist & Licensed Dietitian

Yukayo is a spa therapist and licensed dietitian. She provides a range of massage treatments with a holistic scope, informed by years of experience in massage therapy and facial treatments. She holds a degree of Dietetics, Diploma of Spa Therapy and a Certificate in Aromatherapy. She began her practice in an Australian wellness spa in 2008 and has been practicing in Wellington since 2010. 

Yukayo offers Relaxation and Therapeutic Massages. She also provides beautiful facial treatments using natural, organic products.

Michael - Health Practioner / Massage Therapist

Dip Remedial Massage, Dip Clinical Hypnotherapy, Dip Ka-Toning Body Therapy, Cert Yoga Teacher

Michael Hayman is a Wellbeing Consultant with over 30 years of professional healing experience. He offers his wide experience and skills assisting people to let go of limitations, discover their passion, inner peace and increase their overall wellness.

Michale offers Wellbeing Consultations, hypnotherapy – including Past Life Therapy, Metaphysical Counselling and Nutrition, Fasting & Detoxification Guidance.

Michael specialises in Deep Tissue, Shiatsu, Relaxation  and Sports massage.

Laima - Massage Therapist

Laima is predominantly based in our Tory Urban Massage Retreat in Plimmer Tower in the CBD

Laima is an experienced massage therapist. She is qualified with a bachelors degree in Sports Science and a masters degree in healthcare for Sports Physiotherapy. Both obtained at the Latvian Academy of Sports Education. She practiced in Latvia as a physiotherapist and massage therapist for 5 years before deciding to move to New Zealand.

She believes that everyone can benefit from massage. Whether it is for stress relief, aches, injuries or even just as a treat for yourself for your general relaxation wellness.

Laima specialises in Sports and Deep Tissue massages. She aims to provide targeted bodywork combining different techniques. She is proficient in trigger point massage, “dry needling” and cupping to achieve best results in pain management, injury rehabilitation, recovery, tension relief or for general body maintenance.

Laima also offers Relaxation, Pregnancy and Hot Stone massages.

Suz - Massage Therapist

Suz has a passion for travel and has a foundation rich in different cultures and societies. She has recently worked at the luxury Day Spa at Uluru Resort Ayers Rock in Australia. Now she is enjoying the cooler temperatures and the unique landscapes of NZ.

Suz has been a massage therapist since 2016. She is qualified with the Internatinal Cidesco Diploma of Beauty and Spa Therapy.

Her goal is that her she can assist her clients to completly let go and drift into another world of wellness and relaxation.

Suz will tailor a unique treatment style of techniques to best suit her clients' needs of releasing muscles and easing tensions or pain.

Suz specialises in Deep Tissue, Relaxation, Intuitive Balinese and Traditional Thai Massage.


E:  relax@toryurbanretreat.co.nz
Phone:   (04) 384 4329


Tory Urban Retreat:
80 Tory Street
Te Aro
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Tory Urban Massage Retreat:
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Grand Plimmer Tower
Level 4
New Zealand
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