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Welcome to The Retreat at Brightleaf

Massage & Aesthetics 

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About Us

Welcome to The Retreat at Brightleaf, a wellness studio nestled in the heart of downtown Durham.  Our are highly trained, experienced, and licensed team are dedicated to providing personalized holistic health and skincare services to every person who walks through our door.

What sets us apart from the mainstream is that our staff works to fully understand our clients’ needs, creating a unique schedule of healing for each client, regardless of age or physical condition.

We have created a mindful and integrative approach to physical wellness and skincare at our studio, offering a wide variety of massage techniques, acupuncture, energy work, as well as a full range of aesthetic services. 

From restorative facials to relaxation massage or rehabilitative bodywork due to injury, our staff’s therapeutic approach can help with a comprehensive range of needs. Let us assist you on your road to wellness. 

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  • ‘The Retreat at Brightleaf truly lives up to it’s name.
    It is more of a wellness and healing center than a spa.
    It was my birthday so I had a massage and a facial. Pure bliss. I left feeling like a million bucks.’ – Audra S.

  • ‘The Retreat at Brightleaf is my go-to spot for massage, facials and acupuncture …
    I haven’t had a single service here that has left me anything but relaxed and pleased.
    The location is super convenient and they have hours that accommodate my less than traditional schedule.
    Do yourself a favor and book an appointment today!’ – Candice C.