I had read about Margaret as a fourteen year old girl, wolfing down fashion magazines with abandon.
Since it's creation, HEMA has reigned as the original oil-based skincare range.
Hema began formulating her own products to nurture the often overloaded complexions she was seeing. She is known for transforming the most compromised skins to glowing health.
I finally had my first facial with Margaret Hema. She is really magical! Always loved the products. Love her more!
That's the thing about Hema, it's all very soothing with every component of the process putting you at ease.
I have had the pleasure of being a client of Margaret Hema’s since 1986. Hema is my product of choice because it keeps my skin feeling like silk.
“Word of mouth” - a holy grail in the world of the marketer and brand strategist, yet a phenomenon that renders them both redundant. And so it is by word of mouth that I’m made aware of Margaret Hema and her amazing facials...
I have two different worlds - one where I'll use products like Crème De La Mer and the other, which is more natural. I met a wonderful facialist, Margaret Hema, when I was filming Lord of the Rings in New Zealand and fell in love with her range of natural products. My mum taught me at a very young age to take really good care of my skin.
Walking into a beautiful heritage building on Courtenay Place, Margaret's new salon is perfectly at home. Once you walk through her door, it's just like her old room but even more magical.
And if there's one
New Zealander to go to for a facial massage treatment, it's Margaret Hema.
she first developed her range in the early 1990s oil-based products have begun
to flood onto the market. Hema Facial Cleansing Oil has been around since 1997.
my skin and was insightful and knowledgeable, and most of all honest. She has
a philosophy on how skin should be treated, which is like a beautiful fabric.
I had to agree her theories on skincare all made sense.
wanted to make the experience a deeply spiritual one by being lead
by a Powhiri - a Maori ceremonial welcome.
Philosophy "My thinking has always been that skin should be treated like
about this facial? Everything! My skin felt wonderfully smooth, my eyes were lifted,
de-puffed and de-creased. No facial has ever done so much for my confidence!"
of the Hema organic skincare range and an 'intelligent' facialist for more than
20 years, Margaret hand blends her oils, 10 bottles at a time, from a secret recipe
at her salon in the heart of Wellington."
am very careless with 'beauty-regimes' but splashing Hema oils on my face every
morning for more than a year now has vastly improved my skin. I love it - and
it's as safe as houses - especially around the eyes."
a bit of attention and the right products, Hema skin care makes all the difference
and takes facial skin to a whole new level."
from New Zealand's resident skincare guru Margaret Hema - Hema Quintessential
new beauty heroine, Kiwi Facialist Margaret Hema..."
her products transcend her homeland and find their way to the rest of the world."
range will be limited to the existing seven products because as she says; 'why
change something that works?'".
memories of New Zealand facials by Margaret Hema and her products."
Hema offers a natural alternative for glowing hydrated skin."
makes your skin feel like velvet."
my experience, Margaret Hema is the best facialist in the business."
facial cleansing oil feels like gossamer on my skin."
awarded an unusually unheard of 10 out of 10."