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About us


We are UK distributors for all the Aura-Soma® Colour System products and are based in East Looe, Cornwall overlooking the tidal Looe River. We are a 5 minute walk from the sea making it a great place to come for a course. There are plenty of ancient sites and beautiful places to visit around Looe.



There are 3 of us who run Essence, sisters Sarah Hurst and Louise Woodgate deal with all the orders and queries and Nigel Hurst helps out and deals with the finances. We are available Monday to Friday 9.00a.m till 5.00p.m.  by telephone 01503 263412 or you can complete a contact form.  We are happy to discuss your needs.






Sarah first came across the Aura-Soma® Colour Care System in 1995, she trained as a consultant the following year and as a teacher 5 years later. She has also had experience working in a health farm and in their 2 previous shops, Footprints (Polperro) and Essence (Liskeard)   Sarah teaches all the levels of the Aura-Soma® training and is also a Level 4 marker, she is happy to offer help to consultants and practitioners who have questions.


Louise is a Level 2 Aura-Soma® Practitioner with experience in mail order and retailing of the Aura-Soma® Colour System Products in our shops and online.

Nigel has a banking background and is available to discuss financial aspects.  He is also effiecient in the retail side of the business.

Our address is Killarney, Shutta Road, East Looe, Cornwall. PL13 1HW



We aim to offer an excellent service, however if you are not happy with your goods please contact us by email or telephone within 7 days of receipt. Please note any damages must be reported within 48 hours of delivery.
Unwanted goods can only be returned if they are resaleable. Return postage is at buyers expense and no shipping charges can be refunded.

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