Salon & Spa Team
Laura, a licensed massage therapist, joined our team in 2007 and has over 15 years experience in the field. Since then, she has established long-lasting and wonderful professional relationships with her clientele. Her specialty is in myofascial trigger point therapy, where she has advanced training and experience. She has completed nearly 100 hours of continuing education in that area alone, as well as over two years working alongside the leading trigger point therapists and educators in Chicago.
Laura has experience working in a variety of settings – a fully integrated chiropractic & functional medicine clinic, a physical therapy clinic, salon & spa, corporations, and educational workshops – all of which combined allow her to accommodate a diverse people and conditions. Her passion is in rehabilitative massage and she believes that massage is a powerful tool in helping people not only to relax, but also to eliminate pain and restore function. Laura creates a customizable treatment session each and every time, combining various techniques such as: Swedish, deep tissue, trigger point, cupping, etc., to address the needs and preferences of her clients. In her free time, she enjoys taking classes in a variety of areas to keep her up to date on the latest research and techniques in the massage therapy field.
Alla has been a Nail Technician for almost 25 years and has worked at several prestigious salons in the Chicago-land area. She is deeply committed to a sanitary work space, tools and products. She also ensures that her clients’ nails are not only beautiful but also healthy, to help prevent breakage and encourage growth. She continues to stay on top of trends, learning about newest and best techniques and products. Her experience is not limited to just precise and beautiful work with manicures and pedicures, but extends to exceptional customer service. Over the years she’s had the privilege to meet and work with amazing clients whom she considers great friends.
Enthusiasm and boundless energy describe Carol’s work ethic as a hair stylist. She has trained with Schwarzkopf, Vidal Sassoon, Pivot Point, Aveda, (Horst), Rusk, and Irenee Color Systems and Image Consulting.
Capitalizing on her training and expanding her craft by creating a style of her own, Carole is dedicated to lifelong learning, believing that there is always something new to discovery in the fast-pasted industry of cosmetology.
Carole eagerly anticipates and seeks new trends to learn and new skills to acquire, which enhances her many years of unmatched experience and unique and creative style and passion for learning new things.
Energized by her clients and commitment to exceptional customer-focused service. her diligent care in assuring her customers’ needs are met and their expectations exceeded reflects the quality she demonstrates every day.
Complimentary consultations are available by appointment.
Linda has been a licensed hairstylist for 39 years. It is her passion. She has worked with Schwarzkopf & Goldwell color lines. She is Olaplex Certified and uses Olaplex in all her services to maintain the strength and integrity of her client’s hair.
She enjoys teaching clients how to take care of their hair to have the healthiest and shiniest hair possible, emphasizing conditioning as a number one priority. She listens to what people want and loves seeing them happy with the end result. Linda believes there is nothing more rewarding than seeing the smile and happiness on a client’s face. She is ready to help you achieve the look you want with the latest color, highlight and haircut techniques, and to providing you with the knowledge that you need to have the best hair possible
Lena is a Medical Esthetician at J.T. Ross Salon in Glencoe & Five Seasons Spa in Northbrook. She specializes in skin and body care treatments, waxing and arching, lash & brow tint, 3D microblading/permanent makeup, dermaplaning, and Pro Cell micro-needling.
She trained in medical aesthetic laser techniques, theory and safety, at the National Laser Institute in Boston, MA, specializing in laser hair removal, IPL photofacial,tattoo removal, laser cellulite reduction and radiofrequency skin tightening.
She received her cosmetologist,esthetician, and makeup artist license at Pivot Point Academy in Chicago where she was an honor student. She has been teaching cosmetology since 1992, is a tattoo artist, and licensed lavish lash technician. She is also fluent in Russian as well as the English language.