General advice

General Advice

Please read and understand prior to your visit. Pre and Aftercare Advice

Conditions When Booking

  • Please inform your therapist of any changes to your medical record. Ensure you have read the pre and aftercare advice online. Your therapist will take you through your aftercare, we also have a full copy online to refer to.
  • It is advisable not to undergo any heat treatments (sauna, steam, sunbed) before or after waxing, and any skin peels.
  • It is advisable to bring open toe shoes when having a pedicure so not to disturb the polish afterwards.
  • Courses are valid for six months, they are not transferable or refundable.
  • Treatments in excess of three hours will require a 50% deposit
  • We require 48 hours notice for all cancellations to avoid charges this includes part cancellations and amendments. If it is less than 48 hours to your appointment and you are unable to attend there will be a standard cancellation fee of £15 per 30 minutes cancelled. We are an extremely busy salon and need time to be able to fill your appointment. (Answer machine available when reception closed or when the reception team are busy) Please note we are closed on Sunday and Monday. You can cancel and move appointments up to 48hrs online.
  • The timings for treatments are approximate and include time for you at the beginning and end of the treatment. Please allow time after treatment to relax in reception.
  • Salon etiquette, please respect other guests! Our salon environment is one of tranquillity and relaxation. Please switch off mobiles!

Medical Advice

Our staff are not medically trained. If you have had or are suffering from severe allergies, ill health, a particular medical condition or are pregnant we advise you to speak to your GP prior to arrival to Lavender Barn. In some instance we may require written confirmation from your Doctor. The set of guidelines below is not an exhaustive list and only serves to highlight some of the main medical indicators where the use of the facilities, services or treatments may not be advised:

  • Pregnancy
  • Mobility problems
  • Thyroid (active / under active)
  • Verruca* / Warts
  • Heart problems
  • Epilepsy
  • Skin disease / disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Metal pins / plates
  • Claustrophobia
  • Ear infections
  • Cancer
  • Surgery in the last 3 months to visit
  • Nuts or wheat allergies
  • Seafood / Shellfish allergies

All treatments booked are subject to medical status. We reserve the right to refuse treatments if we feel it is not in the best interest of the Client.
*need to be suitably covered in the interest of hygiene