Nutmeg Team

Currently seeking Beauty Therapist

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Nutmeg Spa takes its name from Spa Director Joanna Eldred’s ancestor John Eldred, an English merchant traveller who set sail from London in 1853. On return to England, John had brought with him the first cargo of Nutmeg to England from the spice Island of Run in Indonesia.

Joanna Eldred

Company Director

Joanna began her career back in 1986 and celebrates her 34th year as a beauty therapist qualifying from the prestigious Champneys College in Tring, Herts. She spent most of her early career working at the health resort and also teaching beauty therapy.

The unique ambience and interior design of our spa has been designed by Joanna combining attention to detail and creative flair.

Joanna also makes Nutmeg Spa’s own range of beautiful hand-made natural soaps, bath bombs and greeting cards.

Nutmeg Team

A warm welcome from our team dedicated to providing you the best experience possible.


Spa Manager

Amy heads the team as Nutmeg Spa Manager with her favourite treatment being Deep tissue muscle massage and especially loves Elemental Herbology's Muscle Melt balm for healing the muscles after treatment.
Amy finds time to enjoy running and has proudly completed the Isle of Wight marathon.


Becca has worked for Nutmeg Spa for many years and has recently returned part-time from maternity leave after becoming mum to a beautiful baby boy.


Naomi has over ten years experience in the industry and has worked within 5 star hotel spa's. Naomi enjoys doing a variety of treatments including our de-stress massage and our Organic Eco ritual. In her spare time she enjoys listening to live music.


Jamie is proving to be exceptionally popular offering her destressing massages, holistic therapy, manicures, pedicures, waxing, facials and reiki.
Her favourite treatment is the Five element aroma facial for total relaxation and she manages all the spa’s Instagram and Facebook social media pages.


Currently on maternity leave
Ash joins the team this Autumn bringing with her previous spa experience from working both in Berkhamsted and Champneys at Tring.
She particularly enjoys the calming aromatic massages as a therapist and when not at work she finds time to enjoy art, calligraphy and contemporary dance.


Emily completes the team as Front of House receptionist and is on hand to give you a warm welcome and provide you with friendly and professional service to help you unwind and relax before your treatment.
With a background in hotel experience, Emily manages all the administration and appointment bookings and is also able to give you your essential tint patch tests.

To make an appointment please call Spa reception on 01442 234681


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Nutmeg Spa

81 High Street
The Old Town
Hemel Hempstead

01442 234 681 Email Us