Pure Spa is about creating a space where our guests can leave their day at our front door and nourish themselves.  We have designed our treatments to help you relax and recharge. Located in downtown Charlottetown at the Charlottetown waterfront, relax in our water view lounge.  Experience a pedicure as you watch the cruise ships dock.  You may even catch a glimpse of our seal friends.


At Pure Spa we are a team of professionals who strive to be the best at every service we provide.  Each of our professionally trained team members is here to provide you with an unforgettable, relaxing treatment.  Once you experience Pure Spa, you will definitely be back.

Karen Murphy
Owner, Yoga Instructor

Karen studied Commerce at Dalhousie University, and her career journey took her to…

Toronto and Calgary. She was first introduced to yoga in high school but truly found her passion when she stumbled upon Modo Hot Yoga in Calgary. It wasn’t long before she discovered the incredible benefits of a yoga practice and hot yoga in particular. Karen took her Modo Yoga Teacher Training in July 2009, moved home with her husband, John-Arch, that summer and opened Modo Yoga Charlottetown and Pure Spa in August 2010. She has since traveled to Costa Rica for her Modo Level II Training as well as Montreal for Prenatal Yoga Training with Janice Clarfield. She couldn’t imagine doing anything else and besides spending time with her husband and 2 boys, Modo and Pure Spa is where she loves to be!

Deanna McQuillan
Spa Director, Aesthetician

Deanna grew up on PEI and attended The Private Institute of Aesthetics, and after …

completing the program in 2006 she moved to Calgary. Deanna brings back with her over 8 years of experience in the spa and medical cosmetic industry. Deanna loves all aspects of aesthetics but especially enjoys working with the Eminence Organics line of skincare.

Amber Bambrick
Spa Manager, Barre Instructor

Amber is one of Pure Spa’s Manager and Receptionist. She has a diverse background in …

customer service and has been part of the Pure Spa team since opening in August 2010. Amber graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Prince Edward Island and resides in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island with her husband and two children. She loves meeting and greeting people and enjoys living a healthy lifestyle. Her favourite treatment at Pure Spa is the Savasana Facial.

Ashley Pineau
Front Desk Associate

Alex MacDougall
Senior Aesthetician

Alex was raised and currently lives in Sherwood, Prince Edward Island. She joined the Pure …

 Spa family in 2013 upon graduating from the Private Institute for Hair Design and Esthetics in Charlottetown. Alex’s favourite services are Gel and Shellac Manicures and Savasana Facials! Her favourite Eminence product is the Pink Grapefruit Clarifying Masque.

Emily MacInnis

Emily graduated from Private Institute for Hair Design and Esthetics in Charlottetown in …

May of 2013 and gained experience at three other spas before joining the Pure Spa team in April of 2014. Emily grew up in St. Peter’s Bay and currently resides in China Point. Her favourite services are facials and body treatments, and her favourite Eminence products are Strawberry Rhubarb Dermafoliant and Stone Crop Masque.

Jillian Drake

Jillian joined the Pure Spa Esthetics team in September 2014 after gaining valuable …

experience with notable spas in both Charlottetown and Halifax. She is passionate about her chosen career and cares about the well being of her clients. Jill is excited to be back on PEI and to be part of the Pure Spa team.

Kelly Leblanc

Kelly started out her journey in the wellness industry back in 2009 when…

she attended classes at the Atlantic school of Therapeutic massage in Dieppe, NB. She always dreamed of colliding her interest of Myology with her passion for taking care of people. She achieved this goal back in 2017 when she earned her diploma in the field of Aesthetics from Medes College. Always looking for ways to expand knowledge in her field. Kelly obtained her certificate for eyelash extensions. She also trained and certified with Elleebana eyelash lift system and Henna eyebrow enhancements. Her favorite services to perform include the Pure Signature facial and
anything to do with lashes and brows.

Vanessa McInnis

Drew Dalziel

Drew attained her goal in 2017 of completing her studies at the Private Institute of Hair Design and Aesthetics….
Drew has always had a passion for helping people and realizes the importance of self care. She has gained valuable experience in the industry before joining the Pure Spa team.  Drew welcomes her new and returning clients to visit her at Pure Spa. Her favorite Pure Spa services are the Pure Facial and Pure Pedicure.

Paige Murphy

Jillian Sark

Annick Gallant

Tonia MacPherson

Manilyn Contrano


Charlotte Lawrence

Charlotte comes to us from Ontario where she completed her Advanced Medical Aesthetics diploma at Gina’s College… …
specializing in Laser photo facials, Facial machines, Chemical peels, advanced skin care analysis as well multiple body therapies.  Her passion for skin care promoted her to continue her aesthetics education taking her CIDESCO diploma in International Beauty Therapy.  Her career took her to the Blue Mountains in Ontario where she managed a successful spa for several years, while continuing her aesthetics education branching out to Oncology Esthetics. Charlotte has worked with Eminence skin care products for 10 years and brings with her a wealth of knowledge on Eminence products. Her area of expertise has always been advanced facials, product knowledge focusing on ingredients as well as body therapy treatments including relaxation massage, hot stone massage, Indian head massage to body wraps. This past year she has completed her Reiki Level 2 therapist certification, truly elevating her hands on service to a wonderful experience for our guests.  We are thrilled to have her join our team as our CIDESCO Aesthetician.

Melanie MacGrath
Registered Massage Therapist

Melanie grew up on PEI and moved to Halifax to pursue a diploma in Massage Therapy…

at ICT Northumberland College. With over 10 years experience as an RMT, Melanie focuses her practice on injury rehabilitation and chronic pain relief. She also has certifications in pregnancy massage, soft tissue release and cupping therapy with one of her specialties being TMJ massage.

Sarah MacInnes
Registered Massage Therapist

Sarah was born and raised in Truro, NS and graduated from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy…
program in Halifax in 2018.  She currently offers deep tissue massage and general swedish massage, while holding certificates in sports massage, cupping massage, and TMJD focused treatments. Sarah is also a Yogassage instructor, keep an eye on the Modo Yoga Charlottetown schedule for Yogassage classes!

Mike Zimmerman
Registered Massage Therapist

Mike is an experienced Registered Massage Therapist.  Having come from away (in most recent years Edmonton, AB), …

Mike joins the Pure Spa team with over 14 years of experience as an RMT. He received a diploma in Massage Therapy at Foothills College of Massage Therapy in Calgary, AB. Mike has always enjoyed the spa setting and brings a listening ear in order to adjust his massage to your specific needs on that day. Don’t hesitate to say “Hi” if your paths cross while Mike explores the Island cycling the Confederation Trail!

Caley McDonald
Registered Massage Therapist

Caley graduated from ICT Northumberland in 2006 and joined the Pure Spa team in …

the fall of 2012. She specializes in deep tissue and sports injury massage. In her spare time, Caley enjoys golfing, traveling and long walks on the beach.

Deanne Rafuse
Registered Massage Therapist

Maddy MacRae

Breanne Murphy