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Inside Danu Studios – the hidden gem salon that offers the latest beauty treatments

Home in Hoult’s Yard, here’s how award-winning salon owner Lucy will make you feel confident in your skin. Plus, exclusive offers for our High Life North readers.

Written by Rachael Nichol
Published 06.06.2023

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Beauty is more than just skin deep and Danu Studios is all about making you fabulous on the inside and out.

Home in the heart of Hoult’s Yard, this peaceful location feels a world away from the city and is perfect for some well-needed me time. Soon as you step into Danu Studios you’ll instantly feel at ease as you take in the heavenly aromatic scents before sinking into a heated bed and switching off from all your worries.

Owner and award-winning beauty therapist, Lucy, will make sure you feel like a million dollars (quite literally) and confident in your own skin through her wide range of beauty treatments.

At Danu Studios you know you’re in safe hands. With over 20 years of experience and keeping up to date with the latest beauty trends, treatments and training, approved medical aesthetic trainer Lucy won the Beauty Therapist of the Year award in 2021 and has been nominated for North East Beauty Therapist of the Year and Skincare Specialist of the Year at The British Hair and Beauty Awards 2023.

Whether you dream of having a youthful glow from a Million Dollar Facial that’s filled with vitamin C10, need a hot stone full body massage to soothe those tight muscles, or fancy a semi-permanent make-up treatment before you go on your summer holiday, Danu will create a tailored treatment plan for all your beauty concerns.

HLN TOP TIP: All Danu Studios’ clients get 50% off hot beverages at Cake Stories below – just ask Lucy for a discount card.



Danu Classic Facial

Discount: £10 off when quoting ‘HLN’ upon booking

Full price: £90

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

The new Danu Classic Facial maintains healthy skin and offers the ultimate experience of relaxation and self-care. Whilst being tucked up inside a heated bed you’ll receive a deep cleanse of the face and decolletage using ultrasonic and facial steam that will extract clogged and blocked pores.

This is followed by a carefully selected treatment mask to help with any skin concerns, before receiving light therapy and a warming and relaxing massage. Your facial will be finished off with a cooling lymphatic drainage massage with ice globes.

Eye Perfection

Discount: £10 off when quoting ‘HLN’ upon booking

Full price: £75

Duration: 1 hour

If you have eye bags, dark circles, or crow’s feet, then look no further than this brand-new treatment that’s set to launch soon at Danu. CASMARA has created an advanced formula that rejuvenates your eyes. The Eye Perfection massage glasses help to reduce the signs of fatigue and stress around your eyes and provide an intense feeling of relaxation.

Then you’ll go through six single-use phases of the Eye Perfection Professional Treatment, including an innovative cream-texture peel-off mask and an exclusive algae peel-off mask, enriched with platinum and specific active ingredients to treat your eye contour.

Prescription Facial

Discount: recommend a friend and receive 50% off your first facial

Full price: from £75

Duration: 1 hour +

Not sure what facial is right for you? A CASMARA Prescription Facial that’s set to launch soon at Danu Studios is ideal for you. Lucy will chat with you before your appointment to discuss your needs and concerns, before creating a bespoke facial to reach your desired results.

Lucy understands ‘one size doesn’t fit all’ in the beauty world and that the industry is forever changing with new advanced technology always being introduced making it hard for us to keep up. So, why not take the pressure off and let the expert decide?


Discount: £50 off when quoting ‘HLN’ upon booking

Full price: £500

Duration: 30 minutes

This award-winning product is popular for its almost-instant and long-lasting results. Profhilo is an injectable anti-ageing treatment made from hyaluronic acid for skin that is losing its elasticity and firmness with age.

It can be used on the face, neck, decolletage, arms, hands and knees, or any part of your body where the skin shows visible signs of ageing. The best part? You’ll see an immediately noticeable improvement in skin tone, hydration, firmness, and wrinkles are minimized.

For information about full treatments on offer or to book your treatment, visit Danu Studios’ website and Instagram page.


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