The Beauty of Wellness

Singapore, February 2016 – This March, embark on a sensory experience with Auriga spa at the Sensory Journey workshop. Guests will be invited to discover the power of scents and essential oils in an interactive session with Clinical Western Herbalist & Aromatherapist, Alina Ucida, the founder of leading natural health clinic Abundant Earth.

The 90-minute workshop will take guests through a comprehensive overview of the unique properties of different natural oils and how to blend them to create their very own range of skin care products to suit each unique need and fancy. The workshop concludes with a complimentary 90 minute massage at Auriga spa where guests can complete their journey with use of Auriga spa’s luxurious heat and water facilities and unwind with the soothing touches of skilled massage therapists.

With over ten years experience as a Clinical Western Herbalist & Aromatherapist, Alina’s strong passion for natural medicine, wellness education and entrepreneurship, led her to found Abundant Earth in the heart of Singapore’s CBD, in 2004. The concept store, specialising in providing customised health & wellness solutions, based on medicinal herbs & premium quality essential oils, combined with a natural healing clinic, and educational space, was a first for Singapore. No stranger to the public façade, Alina is an informative speaker and presenter for natural health and beauty, having consulted for and presented health, beauty and wellness talks and workshops for many prominent organisations and media.

The Sensory Journey workshop will be held on at Chef’s Table at Capella Singapore on Friday, 11 March 2016 at 1:00pm.

The event is priced at S$299 NETT per person and includes light refreshment during the workshop as well as a 90-miunte treatment of choice at Auriga spa.

Workshop Programme

Self Care and wellbeing overview

Basics of Essential Oils

The Science of Blending

Practical Session

Use of Auriga spa heat and water facilities

90-minute spa treatment

For more information and reservations, please contact Auriga spa at +65 6591 5023.

Drawing from the unique strengths of the environment, Auriga takes its guests on a journey, towards both physical and mental transformation and finally transcending into total rejuvenation. The spa dedicates itself to ensuring total relaxation and wellness of guests with a beautifully designed sanctuary where one can rest and seek remedy from the hustle and tussle of the busy city life. Little known to others, Auriga’s namesake is a constellation in the northern hemisphere. Much in synergy with what its name suggests, the characteristic treatments at the spa feature a blend of regional customs, indigenous herbs and authentic healing practices, is created as the perfect choreography of both the time-tested ancient practices and the latest contemporary findings.

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About Capella Singapore:

Located on Singapore’s premier resort destination, Sentosa Island, Capella Singapore offers an inspiring natural setting while providing easy access to Singapore’s financial and shopping districts. The flagship property for Capella Hotels and Resorts in Asia promises the ultimate in personalised service and represents a new standard of luxury in Asia, combining the best of old and new Singapore. Capella Singapore offers the most spacious accommodations in Singapore. The 112 guestrooms include two Colonial Manors, villas that feature private plunge pools and outdoor bathtubs, suites and premier rooms. In addition, Capella Singapore offers the opportunity for extended stays with full access to the hotel’s facilities via The Club at Capella Singapore. These long stay offerings include 62 sea and garden facing suites, 10 penthouses and 9 contemporary manors. For more information or to plan an event at Capella Singapore, please visit

Media Contacts:

Sarah Tan Capella Singapore +65 6591 5016

Melissa Ng
Capella Singapore
+65 6591 5018 

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