Botanica Salon

Gateshead College Botanica

Treat yourself to a range of hair and beauty treatments in our modern industry-standard botanica salon, offering hair, beauty and barbering services to the general public.  

Relax and unwind in the hands of our student stylists and beauty therapists, who will provide you with the very latest hair care, beauty therapy and men's grooming services, leaving you feeling sufficiently pampered at a fraction of the usual high street salon price.

Because everyone is unique, we listen carefully to our clients and deliver personalised recommendations based on your individual needs, whether this be the treatments we recommend or the products we suggest.

We promise you'll look great and feel fantastic when you leave botanica.

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Price list

Our treatment services are looked after by our Level 2 & 3 students who are supervised by our qualified tutors. 

Facial treatments 

Relaxing facial - £10
Luxury specialised facial - £15
Non-surgical facelift - £17
Microdermabrasion - £15
LED light therapy facial - £15
Microdermabrasion including LED light therapy - £20
Non-surgical including LED light therapy - £20
Make-up application - £5

Hand, feet & nail treatments

Manicure - £7
Luxury manicure - £12
Pedicure - £9
Luxury pedicure - £15
Gel polish (hands only) - £12
Gel polish removal - £5
Gel polish with removal £15


Eyebrow wax - £4
Full leg - £12
Half leg - £8
Under arm - £6
Bikini line - £6
Lip & chin - £4

Eye treatments

Eyebrow shape (wax or tweeze) - £4
Eyebrow tint - £4
Eyelash tint - £4
Party eyelashes (individual eyelashes) (Level 2) - £6
Strip eyelashes (Level 2) - £6

Body treatments 

Full body massage - £12
Relaxing back massage - £8
Personalised body treatment - £10
Back facial - £10
Hot stone massage from £15 (£10 for back only)

St Tropez Spray tan - £10
St Tropez hand applied tan - £10

Our hair services are looked after by our Level 2 & 3 students who are supervised by our qualified tutors.

Level 2 hair services

Blow dry - £6
Cut and blow dry - £10
Cut, shampoo and set - £6
Hair up/plaits - £10
Semi/quasi permanent colour - £15 (inc CBD)
Root re-touch- £25 (inc CBD)
Colours including highlights and full head tint - from £30 (inc toner and CBD)
Wella Blondorplex - additional £5

Level 3 hair services

Cut and blow dry - £12
Colour conversion (price given at consultation) - from £35
Straightening and smoothing service (price given at consultation - from £25
Hair extensions fitted and styled (client to purchase own extensions from our supplier) - £15
Hair extensions re-fit - £10


Wella infusion intense repair mask - £5
Wella luminous reboost mask - £5

Please note:

All colour services require a skin test no less than 48hrs prior to your appointment.  All prices include a cut and blow dry. 

Gents cut and finish (students) - £2
Gents cut & finish (public) - £3
Moustache/bread trim - £1
Cap highlights - price on consultation
Colour flashes - price on consultation
Quasi-permanent colour - price on consultation

Opening hours

Treatments are available during term time only.

Some treatments based on Level 3 student availability. Call 0191 490 2283 or send a booking request using the form located at the bottom of the page. 

New opening times will be confirmed at the start of term.

*Patch test required 48hrs prior to service

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