Tiptree boasts a wide range of shops, including many traditional and family run businesses. You may well be surprised at the diversity of goods and services available in Tiptree.

Scroll through the entire list or use the index below to quickly locate a business.

This index neither constitutes an advertisement for nor an endorsement by the website of any of the businesses listed below.  

Awareness In Balance     


Boots - Chemist     Contours    Foot Health Essex

Hair Gallery 

  Strawberry Locks - hairdressing   Tiptree Back Pain Clinic     Tiptree Pharmacy  
Tiptree Tan & Beauty   White Lavender beauty salon    My Sorella Facial Aesthetics  

Awareness in Balance

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Opening Hours:

Wednesdays 09:00 – 18:00 for 1-1 lessons

Phoenix Place for Health, 1C SVT Building,

Benbridge Ind Estate, Holloway Rd,

Heybridge CM9 4ER (behind Le Bouchon restaurant).

Tel: 07749 283963

Email: contact@ainb.co.uk


Also offers group workshops in Tiptree and neighbouring villages, plus talks to groups - see website for current details.

The Alexander Technique has been used for over a hundred years to reduce tension and improve posture. It can help you manage the impact of many conditions by increasing ease of movement, as well as improving freedom and precision of performance for actors, sports people and musicians.

Tiptree Back Pain Clinic

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Opening Hours:

All day Mon and Tues till late

Wednesday – Closed

All day Thursday and Friday

By arrangement as early as 07:00 and as late as 21:00

100a Church Road,

Tiptree, CO5 0AB

Tel: 07860 411999 (anytime)


email: jvbackpainspecialist@gmail.com

John Varley is a highly qualified back pain specialist. He has treated back pain for 33 years.

He graduated from The British College of Naturopathy and Osteopathy in 1978. He has trained in Acupuncture since 1983 and was formerly a member of The British Medical Acupuncture Society.

He was a consultant to Tottenham Hotspur F.C. for around 5 years for diet and sports injuries.
He no longer practices as an osteopath but combines all of his knowledge and techniques to bring about a speedy resolution for his patients' problems.

The clinic is situated above David Russell Opticians, with easy parking outside.

He treats sciatica; low back pain; neck pain; arm / wrist pain; leg and knee pain; arthritis; minor sports injury; the results of whiplash accidents; migraine and headaches.   

White Lavender Beauty

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Opening Hours

Mon, Tue, Thu:  09:00 - 19:00

Wed, Friday:     09:00 - 20:00

Saturday:         09:00 - 13:00

Sunday:           Closed

White Lavender Beauty

2 Chapel Lane



Tel: 01621 817634

Email: tracy@whitelavender.co.uk


White Lavender Beauty is a Beauty Salon based in the village of Tiptree and was founded by Tracy Tage.

Tracy is a fully qualified beautician, holds a Diploma in Beauty Therapy & is a member of BABTAC (British Association of Beauty Therapy & Cosmetology).

At White Lavender Beauty we pride ourselves on offering a welcoming, friendly atmosphere and have taken care to ensure that our treatment facilities provide you with a peaceful environment that will relax your mind & relax your body.

We offer treatments for women, men, teens & little ladies. Our Treatment range includes: Gelish Nails, Manicure, Pedicure, Waxing, Facials, Tinting, Hopi Ear Candles, Special Occasions & Male Grooming.

With our commitment to continuous training, our therapists have the ability to advise you on all treatments available. This ensures that we have a full understanding of all aspects of our product range.



Opening Hours:

Mon - Fri  08:00 – 20:00

Saturday 08:30 – 17:30

Sunday    Closed


3 - 5 The Centre,Church Road,

Tiptree, Colchester,

Essex, CO5 0SP

Tel: 01621 815432

Fax: 01621 815628 

As well as the shop selling remedies, toiletries and cosmetics; we provide Prescription Service, Medicine Reviews and Smoking Cessation Service to name but a few.

For the most recent times please go to www.nhs.uk.


A picture of Contours treatment room

Opening Hours:

Monday           09.00 - 16.30
Tue,Wed,Fri     09.00 - 18.30
Thursday         09.00 - 19.30
Saturday         09.00 - 16.00
Sunday            Closed

68A Church Road, Tiptree,

Essex, CO5 0HB

Tel:    01621 816285
e-mail: sharon@contours-beauty.co.uk


Contours has been established in Tiptree for 12 years now.

The products that Contours use are Dermalogica, Jessica, Backscratchers, New-id Make-up and Fake Bake.

The treatments that we do are Caci Non-Surgical Face Lifts, Dermalogica Facials and Body Treatments, Jessica Manicures and Pedicures, Backscratcher Fibre Glass Nails, Aromatherapy Massage, Fake Bake Self Tanning Treatments, La Stone Therapy.

Intense Pulse Light Treatments for unwanted hair, ingrowing hair, rosacea, facial blood vessels, freckles, skin darkening, sun damage scars and acne.

We also do Anti-Ageing Injections and Juvederm Fillers.

We are pleased to offer the services of Bessie C Hurst B.Sc.(Hons), M.Ch.S, PgC, HCPC Registered, Member of the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists

Hair Gallery

Opening Hours:

Wed 10:00 – 19:00

Thu  10:00 – 18:00

Fri    10:00 – 17:00

Sat   10:00 – 15:00

110, Church Road, Tiptree,

Essex, CO5 OAB

Tel: 01621 819155

Website under construction

Hair Gallery is a ladies and gents hairdressing salon. We have a clientele of all ages, and we specialize in colour.

Our main supplier is Clynol we have used their products for over 22 years! We sell salon products such as hairdryers / Ice Diamond straighteners / mini Ice Diamond straighteners and retail products you may need to maintain healthy looking hair.

We offer free consultations and quotations for bridal hair.

Tiptree Tan & Beauty

Opening Hours:

Mon, Tue 09:00 – 18:00

Wed, Fri  09:00 – 19:00
Thursday 09:00 – 20:00
Saturday 09:00 – 17:00

74 Church Road,Tiptree,CO5 0HB

Contact: Tracy Erskine Proprietor

Tel: 01621 819800

We are a friendly one-stop Beauty establishment offering the latest treatments for Skin and Nails. 

Treatments offered include: Microdermabrasion, Skin Peels, Eyelash Extensions, Botox & Fillers, Facials, Massage, Manicures, Pedicures, Waxing, Eyelash Tinting, Sunbeds, and Spray Tanning.

Our prices reflect a village location, and our Salon would not be out of place on any major high street. We have a very high standard of decoration and cleanliness and you will be warmly received. Please call the above number for any enquiries or pop in for a price list.

Foot Health Essex Podiatry & Chiropody clinic

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Opening Hours:

Monday:   09:00 - 17:00

Saturday:  09:00 - 14:00

Home Visits + Senior Citizen Rates


68A Church Road, Tiptree,


Within Contours Beauty clinic

Tel:    01621 816285



Bessie C Hurst B.Sc.(Hons), M.Ch.S, PgDip

HCPC Registered

Member of the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists

Bessie Hurst graduated from University of East London with a BSc (Hons) in Podiatric Medicine. Following graduation she went on to work with NHS West Essex Primary Care Trust and currently divides her time working within the NHS in London’s East End community and running Foot Health Essex, continuing the work of the late Roger K Metson.  

Bessie’s background ranges from diabetic and wound care to musculoskeletal lower limb pain and general podiatric/chiropody management. The range of treatments on offer include nail surgery, electrosurgery, cryotherapy, verrucae needling, prescription orthotics and biomechanical assessments for musculoskeletal lower limb pain including plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendonitis, Morton’s neuroma, painful flat fleet, painful bunions, children’s foot problems, together with corns, callus and regular podiatric care. The clinic also offers the very popular Wilde-Pedique toe nail reconstruction for toe nail deformities.

Foot Health Essex is a key distributor of Dr Comfort Footwear and Birkenstock custom-made prescription sandals.

Tiptree Pharmacy  

Monday           07:30 - 19:30    

Tuesday          07:30 - 19:30    

Wednesday     06:00 - 19:00    

Thursday         07:30 - 23:59    

Friday             07:30 - 12:00     13:00 - 23:30    

Saturday         08:00 - 23:59    

Sunday           08:00 - 23:59 

80 Church Road, Tiptree, CO5 0HB


Tel: 01621 810710

For the most recent times please go to www.nhs.uk.

Strawberry Locks 


Opening Hours               

Tue-Thur 09:00-19:00

Friday     09:00-17:00

Saturday 09:00-16:00

Sun, Mon Closed  

See website for the latest details

102a Church Road, Tiptree, CO5 0AB

Tel: 01621 929046


 Ladies' & Children's hairdressing and Barbering. Manicures, Pedicures, Facials, Massages, Waxing, Wedding make-up, Girl's pamper parties.

My Sorella Facial Aesthetics



Opening Hours               

Mon-Sat ex. Wed 09:30-17:00

Wednesday           09:30-13:00

Sunday                  Closed



104 Church Road, Tiptree, CO5 0AB

Sophie R Wood, Registered Nurse

Tel: 07754 267670

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Offering dermal filler treatments & anti-wrinkle injections. The clinic is located at the back of My Sorella Boutique.