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The Gazelli Academy London

Gazelli is proud to announce its continuing expansion with the upcoming launch of The Gazelli Academy.

The Vision

As an authoritative voice within the wellbeing industry, Gazelli is dedicated to ensuring each graduate qualifies with a thorough education and understanding of the skin and body. Our vision is to generate and support a new wave of Skin and Body Experts to raise the standard of expertise in the industry, developing and transforming therapists into leaders in their field.

Our all-encompassing, definitive and holistic courses combine maximum hands-on technique with concise, relevant theory based on anatomy and physiology. The content for each module has been designed to ensure all skills gained are easily transferrable, focusing on both the student’s current abilities and their career goals.

About the Tutor

Alicia Falero - Head of Education

Headed up by Gazelli’s Head of Education Alicia Falero, the Academy’s mission is to educate and inspire both those starting a career in the spa industry, and those looking to enhance their existing knowledge.

"Her work is distinguished by a desire to share her passion for the industry; and with over 15 years of experience working with some of the industry’s most influential brands and destinations, she brings a wealth of skincare knowledge, and expertise in bodywork techniques, spa management and education.
Best described as dynamic, direct and engaging; her voice brings a welcome position in raising standards within the industry.”

Course Descriptions

Basic Skincare Knowledge & Techniques

This Beginner level, 2 day course will suit anyone with a personal interest in skincare, and those with a related professional interest, such as Make-up artists, who wish to learn the fundamentals of skin science and key application & facial massage techniques.


Advanced Skincare Knowledge & Techniques

Take your knowledge to the next level. Over two days this expert level course will cover advanced Massage techniques, and develop your understanding of Skin and its connection with Gut science. In addition you will learn about key active ingredients used in professional skincare and how to prescribe according to skin condition.

PRE REQUISITE: Applicants must be trained in Beauty Therapy. Completed a Skincare unit to level 3 with a recognised Anatomy & Physiology diploma.

Advance Massage Techniques

This in-depth 2 day course, is aimed at practitioners wishing to develop their own massage style, it will cover the theory and practice of various advanced massage techniques that are effective on both a physical & emotional level, including acupressure, deep tissue and integrated muscle stretching.

PRE REQUISITE: Applicants must be trained in traditional massage to level 3 with an essential completion of a recognized Anatomy & Physiology diploma.

Personalised Training

A module designed with course content, tailored specific to your needs. If you have a small group, or individuals that need support we can create and offer a wide range of intensive training programmes, to develop your skills and career in the spa industry.

PRE REQUISITE: Dependent on level.


Please contact academy@gazelli.co.uk for information on course fees.

On successful completion you will be awarded an Certificate of achievement - Accredited Certificate from The Beauty Guild and it is C.P.D certified accredited - worth 22 points.

Rolling dates available every month. To register your interest email academy@gazelli.co.uk. All Courses run weekdays 9.00am - 5.00pm & with some weekends available upon request.

In order to be comfortable and fully participate in the practical sessions please bring the following materials/equipment to the first class:

  • Please bring a professional therapy uniform/ tunic if you have one.
    If you do not have one please wear black trousers and a plain black t-shirt (required for all practical sessions)
  • Flat black shoes
  • General stationery

We welcome prospective students to attend one of our open days. This is an opportunity to get a feel for the Academy, take a look at your learning environment, see the facilities, and find out more about student life at Gazelli Academy.

Gazelli’s open days include presentations about our courses, tours of the Academy suite, Gazelli House and our facilities. Including the opportunity to meet and speak with Head of Education and your course tutors. For more information email academy@gazelli.co.uk or call 020 7581 4355.

Training for groups. Want training for your company? Get in touch to train your team. A module designed with course content, tailored specific to your needs. If you have a small group, or individuals that need support we can create and offer a wide range of intensive training programmes, to develop your skills and career in the spa industry.

Price on enquiry.

Students are encouraged to carry out practical case studies following course completion. They are given suggested reading list, website links to support knowledge and understanding.

Gazelli provides career advice, mentoring opportunities, and supports current students with internships. With potential development onto further Gazelli Academy Short Courses.