Kori Gaila (Pi'ilani)
M.A., LMT, LBEO
Spa Consultant / Holistic Beauty Therapist / Medical Aesthetics Professional / Master Massage Therapist / Wellness Consultant for Organic Skin Care with Hawaiian Concept / Educator
Lady Kori Gaila is a Beauty Therapist who has been working in the holistic natural health/ spa industry since 1989. She is a licensed Esthetician and Massage Therapist in both Hawaii and California.
Having explored the demanding requirements of the Entertainment industry in L.A. as an insider, being a professional Make-up Artist, Commercial Model, Actress, Dancer and Singer, Kori understands the essence of beauty.
As one of the ideologists of the Spa industry, Kori brought together her knowledge of herbs and oils and combined them with the new technologies helping to create what is today known as “The Spa Experience”.
Kori is a highly respected professional in wellness and aesthetics and integrates her holistic knowledge with the best industry innovations to create flawless results for keeping beautiful skin and creating and maintaining whole body health. She applies her knowledge of aromatherapy, natural healing, herbs, energy work and yogic principals to helping her clients on their journey to health and well-being. Her knowledge of natural medicine combined with her training in modern beauty and Western Psychology methods allows Kori to provide customized beauty and well-being programs that are easy to follow. She supports her client’s goals of achieving better Health and Natural Beauty.
Kori has been trained in Elos laser technology and Medical grade esthetics products, as well as natural pain management. She integrates Lomi massage, Lau lapa’au , Hawaiian theory and Ayurveda into her Beauty and Wellness practice, and currently holds a position of Principal Massage Therapist and Principal Aesthetician in a five star resort on the “Gold Coast” of Hawaii.
She also consults and designs treatments for skin and body care products, and has worked as a professional spa consultant throughout the state of Hawaii. Kori holds a BA in Philosophy with an emphasis in Eastern thought from UH Hilo and she graduated Magna Cum Laude. Her Master’s degree is in Education with an emphasis in Behavior Science. She worked as a behavior therapist for children with autism and extreme behavior.
- Member of the International Psychology Honor Society.
- Member of the Screen Actors’ Guild.
- Kori is currently becoming internationally certified as a personal trainer and nutritionist.
- Ordained as a minister February 14, 2010, Kori is available for spiritual council and ritual as well as distance healing and energy work. Spiritual healing is an essential part of any type of Holistic approach.
- Finally, Kori has a lifetime of experience as a professional dancer, equestrian, and was a big wave surfer for many years, and continues to work as a performer.