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Meet the

GET TO KNOW US...

Together as a team, we have over 200 years of experience!  
Finding the right service provider to meet your needs is an important part of the Bodylines Day Spa experience.

Our whole team is certified and licensed.

Holistic care is just as much about the connections you make, as it is about the technical aspect of the service.  

We encourage you to take a moment to meet our wonderful TEAM of caregivers!

 department leads

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Julia Hester
                             

Department Lead for Massage Therapists
Licensed Massage Therapist

Bay-area native Julia, has 13-years of experience within the healthcare and holistic field. She serves as the Lead of massage therapists while also providing massage services at Bodylines Day Spa. 

Julia graduated from the National Holistic Institute in Emeryville, CA with Honor in April of 2016. She also tutors and mentors classrooms at NHI. 

Julia prioritizes customizing the customer sessions and educate them on how to reduce pain and stress between visits.

Specialties:
Swedish Massage, Stress Relief, Neck & Shoulder Pain

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Tameka Farrar
                               

Department Lead for Esthetics
Licensed Esthetician

 

Graduating from a highly ranked esthetician school, and has been practicing esthetics since 2016. 

Tameka strives to make sure each client leaves with better skin. Her skills have helped her transform her client's skin of all type.

Tameka has experience in high-level chemical peel products and eye brow waxing.  Tameka can transform your eyebrows to better suit your face.

Specialties:
Acne Treatment, Waxing, and Eyebrow Maintainance

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Silvoni Tan

Certified Massage Therapist

 

Silvoni is educated in true traditional Thai massage techniques. She blends the benefits of Thai massage with traditional Swedish and Deep Tissue modalities to bring benefits to those in need of increasing range of motion and flexibility.

Silvoni has been practicing for over 10-years. She chose massage therapy as a way to learn pain reduction. She believes the best results come from actively listening to the needs of her clients. 

Specialties:
Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue, and
Stress Relief

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Janell Oliver

Certified Massage Therapist

 

Janell Oliver has been a CMT for over 26-years working in a wide variety of places such as massage centers and chiropractor offices.  

 

Her strengths are upper and lower back and hip work, in addition, she likes to educate her guests on other ways to help such as diet, exercise and stretching. 

Specialties:
Swedish Massage, Prenatal Massage, Body Polishes, Stress Relief, and Tension Headache Relief

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Nick Le

Certified Massage Therapist

 

Nick found his niche in helping people through his massage therapy. He's able to apply his knowledge and hands to help those in need of daily pain relief. 

Nick is a graduate from the National Holistic Institute in Emeryville, CA. After graduation, he became a teacher's assistant to help the development of his peers. 

Nick has exhibited great technique and specializes in deep tissue and trigger point therapy for especially tension from overworked muscles. He also enjoy working with clients who keep an active lifestyle as preventative treatments to avoid injuries.

Specialties:
Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point Therapy, Prenatal Massage, Stress and Muscle Dysfunction Relief

Angela James

Certified Massage Therapist

For many years, Angela has worked as a CMT in both spa and chiropractic settings. It gave her much experience with injuries and the elderly. 

Angela's advanced certifications include modalities such as Sports Massage and Craniosacral Therapy. 

One of Angela's strengths is having her own injuries, with helped her understand pain limitations. 

Angela's service is about listening and evaluating needs, to her clients receive the most treatment benefits. She strives to help clients feel better, live with less pain, and have greater flexibility.

Specialties:
Neck and Shoulder Pain Relief, Reiki, and Reflexology

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Ann Taylor

Certified Massage Therapist

Ann has been a dedicated service provider with Bodylines Day Spa since 2007. Ann grew up in the North Bay. She briefly left California to serve time in the Air Force. 

When she finished serving, she then moved back to California to study at the Healing Art Institute. 

Anne specializes in deep tissues and also enjoys providing exceptional Swedish, sports and prenatal massages. She strives to help her clients feel stress-free during her sessions.  

Specialties:
Swedish Massage, Prenatal, 
and Sports Massages

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Katherine Sullivan

Certified Massage Therapist

Katherine graduated Bryman College and chose the massage therapy profession because she loves helping people. She enjoys the physical work, and says she has the privilege to work with some of the nicest people. 

Katherine is very patient, adaptable, thorough, and creative. She believes that you should treat others the way you want to be treated. 

Katherine believes service is going the extra mile. 

Specialties:
Reflexology, Neck, Shoulder, Hips & Headache Relief

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Jason Tucker

Certified Massage Therapist

Jason graduated from the National Holistic Institute core program and the Advanced Neuro-Muscular program. He also holds certification from the National Academy of Sports Medicine as a Certified Personal Trainer. 

Jason has been learning and providing his healing powers for over 25-years. Jason loves helping his clients on a muscular level of regaining muscle function and mobility.

Specialties:
Advanced Neuromuscular Therapy  and Pain Relief and Management

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Eija Suomalainen

Certified Massage Therapist

Eija has been a massage therapist since 1995. She is an original Bodylines Day Spa team member. 

What is Manual Lymphatic Drainage?

Manual lymphatic drainage is a superficial technique performed with a light touch. 

Some of the specific conditions that can be addressed using M.L.D include fibromayalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, migraines, post-traumatic swelling, and post surgical swelling. 

It can also assist with pain management and create overall relaxation.

Specialties:
Swedish, Deep Tissue, Certified in Manual Lymphatic Drainage

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Christy Marquez

Certified Massage Therapist

Christy has been a dedicated service provider of Bodylines Day Spa since 2003. 

Christy customizes techniques and massage pressure to accommodate individual needs. 

She strives in providing close client connections and calming massage therapy sessions. 

Specialties:
Neck, Back & Shoulder relief, Reflexology, Prenatal massages, Body Polishes

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Candy Davis

Certified Massage Therapist

Like other therapists on staff, Candice graduated from the National Holistic Institute in Emeryville, CA. 

She hopes to utilize her extensive knowledge in helping others manage their stress levels as massage has helped managed her own.

Candy believes stress often manifests itself in the form of tension within the body's muscles. Her endeavor is to provide relaxation through somatic therapy and facilitate the healing at a muscular level.

Specialties:
Swedish, Deep Tissue, and Stress Relief

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Luz Barrios

Certified Massage Therapist

Luz has long considered herself a student of massage.  Despite only finishing the core program recently from the National Holistic Institute, Luz has been massaging for years prior through self teaching. She is currently attending the Advance Neuro-Muscular Program to better aid her in her massage journey. 

 

Luz aims to help her clients find relief from their daily aches and pain through the incorporation of different stylistic modalities. Luz believes that there are more than one approach to a particular problem in life, and massage is no different.

Specialties:
Deep Tissue, Stress Relief, and Chronic Neck and Shoulder Pain

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Sarah Kaddoura

Licensed Esthetician

Sarah always had a passion and interest in skincare since she spent a lot of time herself, searching for products to manage her skin issues (that which included acne and pigmentation). 

Sarah received a variety of treatments from estheticians that which helped her gain knowledge and the inspiration to help her clients with their skin concerns. 

Sarah believes being an estheticians gives her a chance to help clients not only look their best, but feel their best.

Area of Strength: 
Acne, Pigmentation, Chemical Peels and Anti-Aging

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Elyse Jacquez

Licensed Esthetician

Elyse graduated from JD Academy Salon and Spa in Danville, CA. She chose the esthetician career because of her passion for skin wellness and beauty. Elyse started her journey at Bodylines Day Spa as a front desk coordinator and has blossomed into a talented esthetician

Now as an esthetician she loves to help people feel empowered in how they look regardless of age. Elyse is compassionate and truly listens to her client's skincare needs. Whether you're looking for a maintenance facial or a targeted skincare goal, Elyse will guide you every step of the way.

Area of Strength: 
Mature Skin, Microdermabrasions, and Acne 

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Rebecca Lozano

Licensed Esthetician

Rebecca graduated from the Cinta Aveda Institute in San Francisco after a lifelong pursuit of achieving a career in skincare and beauty. Rebecca chose esthetics because she loves empowering her clients to care for their skin and appreciate their natural beauty.

Rebecca loves to create an environment where her clients can feel safe and comfortable. A place where both can build an authentic connection with a shared objective of achieving better skin through constructed regimens. 

Area of Strength: 
Acne, Pigmentation, and Aging Skin