Since 1994, Quintessence has been offering
a unique environment to re connect, unwind and enjoy the
pleasures of Byron Bay from our central location, in
a quiet, leafy courtyard garden, close to the beach in Byron
Quintessence is renowned for offering
qualified practitioners whose passion for excellence has
gained a reputation for exceptional quality. After a face
lift and makeover in mid-2009, Quintessence has expanded to a
total of four treatment rooms to provide the very best in
professional and exceptional treatments, specialising in
Aromatherapy, Massage, Spa Therapy and Eco-Beauty.
Our treatments use the highest quality and effective
products that nature provides. It is important to us that
the products we use respect and support your natural rhythms
as well as those of our natural environment. It goes without
saying that we source and offer organic and biodynamic
products where ever possible. Even our waxing treatments are
based on natural oils, bees wax and tree resins.
Amongst the products we use and retail, are:
- Dr Hauschka Skin and Body Care (Full Range)
- Dr Hauschka Cosmetics
- Dr Hauschka Hair Care
- Weleda Bodycare
- Weleda Mother and Baby (Full range)
- Weleda Medicines
- Sanctum Organic Body and Haircare
and Corporate Bookings
Group and corporate bookings are becoming
very popular at Quintessence. Our four treatment rooms, spacious
reception area and a courtyard garden can be transformed to
your requirements. Together we can design and create the
ultimate package or range of treatments to say thank you to
your staff, pre-wedding pampering session or weekend escape.
Contact us for more details,
including group, corporate and package discounts for your
Environment and Community
Quintessence is committed to supporting you, local business, the
environment, the planet and ethical practice.
The following is a starting attempt towards a sustainable
future and a reduction in our Carbon Footprint:
- We use and recommend Biodynamic and Organic products
- We use Carbon-neutral electricity
- We offset the Carbon from our vehicles
- We reuse our packaging materials
- We use both sides of our paper before recycling
- We refill our own ink cartridges
- We recycle wherever possible
- We use Biodynamic and Eco-friendly cleaning and
- We use Eco-friendly cleaning fibres to limit product
- We energise our water
- We support environmental groups - ACF and Greenpeace
- We support community fundraising
- We continually educate and empower ourselves and others
to work towards humanities future
Open daily, 9.30am to 5.30 pm 363 days a year. Please book
your treatment in advance to avoid
For the comfort of all clients and staff, we encourage a
relaxing and tranquil environment. We kindly ask that you
help us by ensuring all mobile phones are turned off before
entering our salon spaces.
Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your appointment to
relax, unwind, enjoy a complimentary drink and allow time
for a consultation. This will ensure you get the most from
your experience. Unfortunately, a late arrival
will shorten your treatment time.
If you need to cancel your appointment we kindly ask that
you give us 24 hours notice, in lieu of this, a 50%
cancellation fee will be charged. Missed appointments are
charged the full treatment fee.
Health Fund Rebates are available for a number of our treatments.
This will however depend on the Therapist, your Fund and the
Treatment selected. If you wish to claim your
treatment against your health fund, we recommend you check
when booking to avoid disappoinment.
We have a double treatment room available allowing you to
share your quintessential experience with a special friend.
As this room has limited availability, please request when booking.
Ground floor room access and experienced helpful staff.