This exclusive facial uses Chidoriya Japanese Skin care products in combination with chi yu’s bespoke Matcha green tea mask and organic facial oil, Japanese facial massage and jade stone rollers. It improves skin texture, minimizes the aging process and promotes skin repair. Founded in Kyoto in 1949, Chidoriya is 100% natural, using organic ingredients whenever possible. The products contain traditional Japanese ingredients such as rice bran, silk, green tea, camellia oil and aduki beans that have been used for beauty care in Japan for centuries. Chidoriya products are available in the UK exclusively at Chi Yu.
We are incredibly proud to have been featured twice in the prestigious Financial Times Magazine’s How To Spend It section. In December 2018, one of our wonderful clients, Adam Nathaniel Furman, kindly recommended Chi Yu and Mami Tsang,
Our founder for Massage and Acupuncture, and we were thrilled to be featured once again in September 2019 as one of ‘Eight London Addresses for a Wellbeing Pick-Me-Up’. We are very grateful to Mr. Furman and the Financial Times for their recognition and support.
Chi Yu Wellness Centre is the winner of the 2017 Book Local Community Choice Award for the Wellness Centre category in London.
We have been “awarded the 2017 Book Local Community Choice Award for top Wellness Centre in London for your commitment to excellence in providing the best level of service to your customers on an ongoing basis.”
There is a place of healing in a quiet area of Marylebone that combines genuine oriental holistic treatments for the mind, body and spirit. A place of Zen and serenity where you can let your stresses go and let its practitioners get to the bottom of your body’s concerns.
This little slice of East meets West retreat is called the Chi Yu Wellness Centre – Chi Yu meaning “healing and shizen chiyu ryoku means the ‘body’s’ self-healing ability’. As soon as one enters the centre, one can immediately breathe in the calm and zen throughout the space which is brought about by the scents, music and aesthetics. Read more (article link) or PDF version.
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“TRANQUIL TREATMENTS. The Marylebone neighbourhood just a few blocks off Oxford Street is one of London’s wellness hotspots. A local favourite is Japanese Chi Yu Wellness Centre specialising in holistic treatments combining acupuncture, aromatherapy, massage, and other complementary therapies. “Many Londoners and travellers look for stress relief,” says Mami Tsang, founder of Chi Yu. But as we all experience stress in a slightly different way, Tsang and her team always look for a unique, tailored treatment that will leave the customer feeling relaxed, energised, and ready to take on the world.”
L’institut Chi Yu. Dans le centre, à Marylebone, j’ai déniché un petit institut boudoir qui mixe techniques japonaises, chinoises, taï et acupuncture pour des modelages énergétiques sur mesure qui te remettent sur pied en une séance. Ne pas repartir sans un flacon d’Huile de Magnolia, trésor anti-âge pour le visage (www.chi-yu.co.uk).
Approximate translation “In the centre, in Marylebone, I found a small boudoir institute that mixes Japanese, Chinese, Tai and acupuncture techniques for tailor-made energy massages that put you back together in one session. Do not leave without a bottle of Magnolia Oil, anti-ageing treasure for the face”
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Wring out stress with this 10-minute pressure-points massage from acupuncture specialist Mami Tsang. Work in a circular motion for 15 seconds, stopping for 5 seconds between each step.
A Massage the point midway between your eyes with a fingertip. Then move to your temples, using the tips of your fingers. B Use your finger tips to work on your trapezius muscle, then massage the base of your neck with your thumbs. C Work your ‘Pericardium 6’ point. It’s on your inner wrist, three fingers’ width down from the crease. Repeat on your other arm. D Massage the webbed area between your thumb and index finger. Repeat A-D twice, then return to that report refreshed.
“With green beauty and organic nutrition on the rise, there’s a lot to be said for holistic treatments and remedies. They help revitalise the mind, body and soul in the best way possible – the natural way– and there’s no better place to do this than at holistic wellness spa, Chi Yu, located in the heart of Marylebone, London.
Mami Tsang, Owner and Principle Practitioner of Chi Yu, has personally reaped the benefits of Eastern medicine, having suffered headaches and back pain during her early years. With the utmost faith in herbal remedies, Mami has become a master in massage, having trained in over 16 different types of treatments. Her portfolio boasts repertoire of massages from Somato Emotional Release Therapy, a process designed to rid the mind and body of residual physical and mental stress collated from negative experiences, to Tui na, a hands-on Chinese treatment that works to open up the body and restore the natural flow of energy.” Read more (article link) or PDF version.
Watch our video about Chi Yu Integrated Therapy as featured in the article
“As soon as the door shuts on number 36 George Street, the hustle and bustle of the street is left behind and the oasis of calm within engulfs me…. In my Italian mind’s eye, I have Mami (owner and founder) down as a rather large middle aged lady wielding a rolling pin. Nothing could be further from the truth of course. Mami Tsang is petite and graceful and very Japanese.” Read more (Article: Marylebone Journal, Jan 2015)
Watch our video about Jade-Bamboo Massage as featured in the article
I have a fascination with the East when it comes to health and beauty. Their holistic approach to medicine has always interested me, even more so since a Chinese doctor fixed my Nan’s back hernia that western doctors claimed could only be cured with a very risky surgery. Not to mention their innovation in the beauty arena, with South Korea being where all big Western corporations are looking at for inspiration. So when I walked past Chi Yu on George Street I knew I had to come in for a treatment and for a cup of lovely herbal tea.
A wellness centre, not a spa, Chi Yu is inspired by traditional Japanese philosophy and provides personal holistic treatments to balance body, mind and soul. Chi Yu means healing in Japanese and the complimentary therapies aim to support the body’s own healing process. Prior to my treatment I was in contact with the well reputed and very knowledgeable Mami Tsang, who founded the salon over five years ago. She recommended I tried Integrated Therapy, one of their signature and more popular treatments, which combines any number of techniques in order to suit the client’s needs and preferences. Anything from aromatherapy and meridian massage to acupuncture and acupressure can be incorporated, based on an initial assessment, to provide a truly bespoke experience.” Read more (article link) or PDF version.
The article featured one the Eminence Facials using the natural products by Eminence Organics Skincare. The roots of Éminence Organic Skincare began in Hungary more than 50 years ago. Family knowledge of the beneficial properties of fruits, herbs and spices spanned several generations. This unique awareness of medicinal plants has been enhanced with the latest skincare innovations, to produce a range that is true to both organic enthusiasts and results-oriented clients.
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