After 10 years as a stylist in a traditional salon with exposure to harmful chemicals left Kristen Gaffney suffering from sinus and lung problems, she diligently researched organic, chemical-free products that would be better for her health, the health of her clients and the environment. In 2009, Gaffney open Pure Elements an Organic Salon.  

In August 2011, Gaffney launched the Pure Elements Wellness Shop featuring high-quality natural and organic products as well as massage services ranging from couples massage in a shared massage suite to Reiki.  Other massage techniques include Deep Tissue, Reflexology and massage for expectant mothers and athletes. 

Product lines carried in the Pure Elements Wellness Shop include Simply Organic, Zoya Nail Polish, Onesta, Vermont Soaps, Jane Iredale Makeup, Bumble and Bee and John Masters Organics. Earth Mama Angel Baby baby care products are also sold.

Products are fully researched, free from toxic ingredients such as ammonia, sodium lauryl sulfate, fillers, parabens, synthetic dyes and formaldehyde and contain natural or organic ingredients whenever possible.


 We are now pleasesd to offer Facial Services in our Wellness Shop.   Hylunia Products are featured in Pure Elements Facials.   Hylunia creates pure, safe, organic, green and effective vegan skin care which is free of parabens, toxins, and irritants.  Their products are beneficial to all skin types and ages.   It's organic skin care that works! 

Facial Menu

Aromatherapy Facial $80.  (1 hour)     Pure Organic essential oils of lavender, geranium, thyme, rosemary and cypress are used in harmony to create a wonderful peaceful feeling that leaves the mind, body and skin in tranquility.   A relaxing, effective facial for all skin types. 

Glycolic Facial Exfoliation  $110  (1 hour & 15 minutes)      A deep, effective facial with Glycolic fruit acids.  Excellent for the treatment of acne and acne scarring, fine lines, wrinkles, dry skin and pigmentation spots without being irritating.   A 15 minute consultation is required prior to your first appointment.  To Maximize results a seres of 6 treatments are recommended.    (series of 6 $550)

Grape Seed Facial  $75  (1 hour)   Suitable for all skin types.  Anti Oxidants combined with multi fruit acids buff away dead skin cells leaving the skin with a radiant glow.   Grape seed extract is a potent and powerful antioxidant making this a reparative and restorative treatment. 

Hydrating Aloe Vera Facial  $75  (1 hour)   A gentle but effective hydrating and healing facial that incorporates the time honored power of healing aloe vera.  Formulated for all skin types  your skin will be soothed and balanced,  fresh and extremely rehydrated.  

Power C Facial  $110  (1 hour & 15 minutes)   This non-irritating, non-invasive treatment will tone, lift, and firm the skin while helping to combat the effects of harsh environmental aggressors bringing back radiance to a dulling complexion.  Skin will appear to have an airbrushed appearance after just one treatment.  To maximize results a series of 6 treatments are recommended.  (Series of 6 $550)

Pure Hyaluronic Facial  $80  (1 hour)  Pure Hyaluronic Express Facial  ($45) 30 minutes   Healing and hydrating- for all skin types.  This wonderful treatment utilizes a pure medical grade hyaluronic acid solution.  It will visibly plumps fine lines and wrinkles by saturating the cells with water, leaving your skin healthy, hydrated and firmer. 

Teen Facial  $50  (45 minutes)    This facial especially for teens uses products from the Good for you Girls line.  These amazing all-natural formulas are deep cleaning and fight bacteria without over-drying or causing irritation.  Good for you Girls products are made from natural essential oils and are cruelty free,  vegan approved, and gluten free.

Therapeutic Acne Facial  $75  (1 hour)   For oily/Acne skin types   Our acne facial has been developed specifically for deep-pore cleansing,  it gently extracts impurities from the skin and eliminates bacteria that can cause acne.  A clarifying and oil absorbing clay mask is then applied to restore skin to a fresh, clean radiant state. 

Acure Nourishing Facial $65. (1 hour)  Our Nourishing Facial uses products from our Acure Organics line.  This Facial  begins with a deep cleansing and surface exfoliation, followed by a skin analysis, steam and gentle elimination of clogged pores (as needed)  A relaxing hand , arm and neck massage are included, A cell regenerating mask, customized serums and plant based hydration are selected to nourish and promote clear, healthy and glowing skin.

Microdermabration treatment  $75  (30 minutes)   A professional deep resurfacing treatment designed to rid the skin of imperfections.  Consecutive treatments result in diminished fine lines and wrinkles, lightening of pigmentation and diminished scarring, safely removing build ip of dead skin cells and improving product absorption.  A series of 6 treatments are recommended.  (series of 6 $375)

 Eye Treatment $40 ( 30 minutes)   Reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, dark circles and puffiness with this 4-step Organic anti-aging eye treatment.

Spray Tanning    1 session.................  $35.      3 session package.......$90.

Add -On  Services   Vitamin C Peel...  $35.  Glycolic Peel... $35.    Microderm add-on to any facial (with exception of Peels) - $35.   Make up Application  $35.  High Frequency Acne Treatment... $40   As add-on........ $20.

Waxing Services    Half Leg $55.         Full Leg $70         Bikini  $30         Modified Bikini  $40.    Under Arm  $30


half arm $35.    full arm $50.       Eyebrows  $15      Lip $10.       Chin $15       For Men :  Back  $50  and up          Chest  $50 and up


Massage Services

Swedish Massage  30 min $40 - 60 min $65 -  90 min  $110    Incorporates long, flowing strokes to soothe muscles and reduce pain.  Promotes relaxation and increases mental clarity. 

Deep Tissue  50 min $75  - 90 min $125  Deep pressure techniques concentrate on areas of tension and soreness.  Creates a positive tissue environment and normalizes the movement of the musclo-skeletal system.  Promotes healing, flexibility and range of motion.

Aromatherapy Massage  30 min  $45 - 60 min  $70 - 90 min  $115   Essential oils are combined with our organic massage oils providing a customized massage experience.  Essential oils have properties which can calm, relax, or energize.

Sports Massage - 60 min   $75   Massage concentrating on specific areas to stimulate blood flow and break down adhesions (knots).  Can aid in alleviating chronic pain, injury, and limited range of motion.  Not just for athletes. 

Couples Massage  -  60 min   Price based on massages selected   Enjoy a 60 minute tandem massage with a friend or loved one in a shared massage suite. The perfect way to introduce the gift of relaxing massage to those you love. 

Prenatal Massage  30 min $40 - 60 min  $65-  90 min  $110   Ease the physical and emotional stresses experienced during and ater pregnancy.  Focuses on reducing strain in the lower-back, abdomen and shoulders.  Helps stabilize hormones and lessens swelling.  

Hot Stone  90 min  $115   Heated, smooth Basalt stones glide along the body creating the ultimate experience in comfort and relaxation. 

Headache Helper  30 min  $40   Focused on pressure points applied to the hands and feet.  Accompanied by neck, head, face, and cranial holds.  May be done with Eucalyptus oil or hot or cold therapy head wrap. 

Tension Tamer 30 min  $40   A mini massage concentrating on the high stress areas of the neck, shoulders, and back. 

Reiki  60 min  $60   An ancient Japanese energy medicine practice.  Your therapist uses hand placement to channel healing energy known as ki. 

Reflexology  45 min  $50   In this unique massage system, reflex points on the feet, hands, and head believed to link to every part of the body are mapped.  Targeting these pressure points will aid in normalizing body systems and circulation and relieving tension and illness. 


Salon and Wellness Shop Hours: To make an appointment call (518) 608-5405 or (518) 621-7984

Tuesday 10am - 6pm
Wednesday 10am - 5pm
Thursday 11am - 7pm
Friday 10am - 6pm
Saturday 9am - 5pm*

*To our valued customers: from Independence Day weekend to Labor Day weekend, we will be observing summer hours on Saturdays. We will be open from 8 AM to 2 PM and will return to our regular Saturday schedule (9 AM - 5 PM) after Labor Day! Enjoy your summer!

Sunday - Monday – Closed

Gift Certificates are available please call or Email us to order.