Brianna started working at Essentials Salon and Day Spa in 2016. She is licensed in make-up, waxing, facials, manicures and pedicures, eyebrow and eyelash tinting. She loves to make her guests feel welcome and beautiful while ensuring they leave feeling their best. She is very passionate and skilled with dual exfoliation facials.
Elizabeth's interest in massage therapy began years ago as a means to compliment her own wellness. After 10 years practicing yoga and acquiring her teacher training certificate, she discovered massage therapy as another way to befriend her body in a holistic manner. She continues to educate herself in the practice and finds her in-depth knowledge of yoga to be a complimentary asset to her massage career. Elizabeth has been a Level 2 Reiki practitioner since 2016 when she attended the Reiki School Clinic in Philadelphia. She earned her massage therapy license from the Academy of Massage Therapy and Bodyworks in Pottstown in the Spring of 2019. She feels honored to connect with people through massage and approaches her work with curiosity and warmth. Her talents and intuition create a tailored treatment session that addresses an individual's specific needs, while creating a nurturing environment for relaxation and restoration.
Hue obtained her esthetics license and began her career over 20 years ago with the Essentials Salon and Day Spa team. She has advanced her education by attending Aveda advanced skin care courses and has remained current with educational training seminars to remain proficient in the most current and appropriate protocols. This experience paired together with her knowledge of Aveda products ensures her clientele a great skin care experience. Her passion involves making her guests look and feel great about themselves while maintaining and improving healthy skin.
Jules graduated from Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy in 2006. She practiced massage in Massachusetts for a year before moving to Pennsylvania. She started working for Essentials Salon and Day Spa in 2007 and as been building her craft and honing her skills with massage and body work, all while building beautiful relationships along the way. Her style incorporates Swedish techniques with deep tissue, energy work, stretching, and chakra balancing. She is passionate about working with expecting mothers, athletes, professionals, young and old. She loves seeing how adding a massage to your self-care regiment can make a difference in your quality of life, no matter who are you and what you do.
Lydia is a licensed Esthetician with a passion for helping others achieve healthy, beautiful skin. She specializes in corrective skincare and body waxing, especially Brazilian waxing. Lydia regularly attends classes, participates in webinars, and reads educational articles and books to provide superior services for guests. Lydia is often found with her nose in a book or enjoying time with her family.
Nora became a licensed esthetician in 2002 after a career as a marketing professional. Facials were her way of relaxing and renewing from her stressful career....so she decided to change her job to do something she truly loved and never looked back! She believes facials should be good for the skin and good for the soul. She continues to learn about skincare through continuing education and loves trying new products and techniques. At home she enjoys cooking, traveling and the arts.
Melissa has been a part of the Essentials Family since 1994. She has specialized in all aspects of nail care and has become proficient in the latest trends and techniques in manicuring. Melissa has also achieved her certification as an esthetician and has been educated in all protocols used by the Aveda Academy. In addition, she received her certification and mastery of the art of permanent eyelash extension application. Melissa has always been very detail oriented and efficient. She takes great pride in her work with her goal being ensuring the happiness and satisfaction of her guests.
Michelle has been a massage therapist with Essentials Salon and Day Spa since 2005. She is proficient in therapeutic, pregnancy, trigger point therapy, aroma therapy, Swedish, reflexology, stress fix, chakra balancing, hot stone, and integrated sports stretching techniques. She is passionate about promoting a healthy lifestyle while helping her guests therapeutically through her vast knowledge of different massage techniques.
Sarah is a graduate of Metro Beauty Academy. At a young age she was an aspiring gymnast who worked hard on her craft. Along the way she sustained several injuries that required her to receive regular massage to ease her pain and discomfort. She developed a fascination for restorative health which led her to a career as a massage therapist, esthetician and waxing enthusiast. She has a passion for helping people through healing touch and loves the spa environment where she can practice all of her skills. She completed her massage licensure in January 2019 and specializes in trigger point therapy, deep tissue, prenatal and hot stone massage. Sarah has completed Aveda Esthiology and is loving the art of the facial. In addition she has extended experience with hair removal and is comfortable and detailed when waxing the face and body.