Cancer Care for Scalp & Skin – Oncology Esthetics
The Spa Magnolia’s Licensed esthetician, Yuki McLeish, completed certification in Oncology Esthetics® and expands practice to serve individuals with, or recovering from, cancer. The certification, earned through Oncology Esthetics® training facilitated by Oncology Training International, prepares professional estheticians to provide safe, personalized spa treatments to individuals with health-challenged skin. Through healing hands, a wide variety of aliments can be alleviated including stress and depression. The power of touch combined with a warm and safe environment helps to encourage relaxation and is considered a complimentary therapy to medical cancer treatment. endota’s Organics range assists to decrease inflammation with a wide variety of third party certified organic ingredients harvested from nature which are potent in natural antioxidants. The Spa Magnolia provides a healing experience, and uses this range of products for facials, and pedicures to ensure your treatment is void of any harsh chemicals.
About your therapist – Yuki McLeish
Yuki began her career in the beauty and wellness industry in 1996 as an Aromatherapist. She then graduated from the Paul Da Costa Aveda Institute in 2002 and began working as a Spa Therapist at Aveda Japan. There her love of learning later led her to grow into the role of Spa Manager and Technical Trainer. Once she moved back to Canada and began working at The Spa Magnolia, Yuki added to her skillset becoming a Certified Podologist, and continues to provide excellent and thorough care to problematic feet/nails. In 2020, Yuki was diagnosed with Stage IV (4) Lymphoma and required Chemotherapy treatment. She experienced how cancer affects one’s life, both physically and emotionally, and how important the power of touch is. Her cancer diagnoses gave her the passion, determination, and inspiration to learn about Oncology Esthetics®.
Yuki’s overall technical and personal experience provides a safe, modified treatment in an empathetic space; in hopes of lifting the spirits of individuals during treatment or post cancer.
Yuki is currently working Mondays only to offer her unique skills to our Spa Magnolia guests.
Pedicure – $90 One-hour customized facial – $140