Jeff opened the Little Red Day Spa in 2007. He has always been interested in how the arts and healing practices such as massage work together to create a higher quality of life. His art is part of a long tradition stretching back to the ancient Greeks which focuses on the beauty and power of the human body as well as the body being the vessel and vehicle of the soul.
Yudelka is a gifted healer, passionate about massage and deeply committed to giving our guests a wonderful experience. She is a licensed healer and her body treatments are filled with the kind of dedication and passion one does not often find. She is originally from the Dominican Republic and brings a Caribbean sensibility to her touch and presence. She has quickly become our most requested practitioner.
Janice helps facilitate deep relaxation and healing through blending, Swedish, deep tissue, acupressure cranial sacral and reiki. She is certified in pre and post natal massage (loves pregnant clients and moms!) orthopedic of the shoulders and pelvis, reflexology, cranial nerve release and reiki level 1,2.
In addition to being a licensed massage therapist, Holly has developed her own tantric practice. We are grateful to have her bring this often misunderstood service to our Couples Massage Services.
Richard Jessup, LMP
Richard Jessup is a licensed massage, Watsu and Shiatsu therapist and has been with the Little Red Day Spa since it opened 5 years ago. Richard and Jeff worked together as model and artist as far back as 1997. He is highly qualified and very dedicated to wellness and healing though body work. Richard is also a professional dancer, choreographer and musical theater director. He is often pursuing is career in the performing arts in other parts of the country but we are lucky to have him when we do.
Tenzi brings a very bright and lively personality to our roster of practitioners. She is also licensed and skilled in Mona Lomi ili ili (large) Hot Stone therapy and traditional Hawaiian massage techniques. She has a deep understanding of Salon Style massage where the desired affect is deep relaxation through knowledge of traditional massage and a deeper understanding and appreciation of the body as a vessel for the soul and spirit.
We are very delighted to now have Michelle on our roster here at the Little Red Day Spa. She brings years of experience as a licensed massage practitioner and has a very loving presence. Michelle is also very excited about offering other spa services such as seaweed wraps, hot stone therapy, mud wraps and more. We are working together now to create these services and will be adding them to our website soon.
Melissa Azoulay has been with the spa since the summer of 2012. She is very spirited and versatile in her sessions. She is also an excellent communicator and has recently taken over the role of managing the bookings and some other aspects of Spa operations. Melissa is an LMP.
Juan has been with Little Red Day Spa since the summer of 2011. He is a licensed massage therapist. In addition to his work here, Juan also works at a Physical Therapy Clinic where he responds to the needs of his clients and his clients’ therapists. His specialty is deep tissue massage. Juan is also a very gentle and healing presence so we are very lucky to have him on our roster.
Anna has the perfect gentle and kind spirit for doing our facial treatments at the spa. She has been a product rep for the Seacret line of skin care products and is therefore very knowledgeable about the products and applications we use here at the Little Red Day Spa. She hosts a very lovely healing hour of facial care augmented with gentle head, shoulder and neck massage. You may also see her at the front desk from time to time.
Brittany is a licensed Esthetician and makeup artist She is passionate about her work and brings a wide range of tools and skills to her sessions including brow and lash tinting, makeup applications and hair styling. She can also provide lessons on makeup application and styling. Soon she will also offer eye lash extensions. Like the other practitioners at Little Red Day Spa I am excited to have Brittany here because she has an understanding and love of the arts, is well traveled and has an elegant understanding and way of connecting with others. Her services are offered as “stand alone” treatments here at the spa or as part of our “Couple’s Getaway” packages.
Issette offers a beautiful therapeutic treatment known as Aura Somma which has become very popular at salons and spas in the UK and Europe. Aura Somma combines richly colored essential oils, with light touch and a knowledge of the energy meridians of the body-a foundation of acupuncture. What makes this even more exciting for me is the beauty and strength of Issette’s charisma and presence, which reflects the passion she has for this treatment
Aika is from Japan. She is new to massage and body treatments and very excited to explore this new dimension of her long interest in styling, make-up and fashion design. She also provides coaching about applying makeup and foundation. With her knowledge and strength she will provide you great advice in makeup. She has an unusually powerful presence and is a delight to have in the spa. Her body treatments are deeply relaxing and her personality and touch are an inspiration.