Water's Edge Day Spa opened in January 2013 out of a desire to give you the best of both worlds: therapeutic treatments with a spa touch. What that means is we are not just giving you an amazing service that feels good, but actually does good for your body and soul, too. We strive for excellence and in doing so, only hire the best and brightest technicians to help you reach your health and beauty goals.
Britt is our receptionist; the happy voice you hear on the phone and the first smiling face you see when arriving at Water's Edge Day Spa. Always willing to assist you with scheduling, she is also knowledgeable about all of our services, products and specials. While currently satisfied with her position, she is interested in studying for her cosmetology license in the near future.
When not at work you will find Britt hiking with her pup Mowgli, fishing, drawing, and binge watching T.V. shows.
Aubrey is a licensed aesthetician and certified Venus Concepts technician. Since graduating from Capri College Davenport, IA in 2012, Aubrey has loved honing her craft as a skin and makeup expert. She enjoys making people feel beautiful and look their best. Striving to stay up to date on the most cutting edge treatments available in aesthetics, she is now certified on our Venus Versa aesthetic device and is ecstatic to offer amazingly transformative treatments to her clients. Aubrey feels education is most important to her clients and finds value in teaching them about their skin and beauty regimens as well as developing custom treatment programs to reach goals quickly, effectively and safely.
In her free time, Aubrey enjoys theatrical makeup and design, watching scary movies, playing with her cat, Radagast and enjoying the artistic side of life.
Katie is a licensed massage therapist, practicing since 2015. She graduated from Everest Institute and is trained in many modalities including Sweedish, prenatal, trigger point, and deep tissue. Her specialty is cupping. Known for her "intuitive hands", Katie will find the aches and pains ailing her clients body. Katie believes in the bodies ability to heal itself and utilizes her expertise to assist in the process. She focuses on listening to her client's body and will communicate with her client to achieve the desired outcome for the massage.
Outside of work, Katie is studying for her Bachelors in Psychology. She enjoys spending time with her son playing anime, hiking with her dog, and reading.
Jackie has been a Licensed Massage Therapist since 2010, directly after graduating high school in the sunshine state, she attended Florida Health Academy in Naples, FL. She is dependable, highly organized, detail oriented and skilled at balancing the needs of clients. Truly focused on the healing aspect of Massage Therapy, she loves to help people, spread positive energy and smiles. With almost a decade of experience, and a wide range of modalities including relaxation, deep tissue, stretching, range of motion techniques and more! She's great at finding all the tight spots and using just the right amount of pressure to alleviate tension and stress.
Other than massage therapy, Jackie is passionate about all animals, especially dogs and can be found helping out at her Aunt's dog grooming shop during the week (Barkin' Babies, in Richland), absolutely loves being outside as much as possible, camping/hiking and exploring, and is always looking for as much live music and adventures as possible.
Nicole is a licensed massage therapist. She graduated from Everest Institute of Massage Therapy in 2014 and has been practicing ever since. Her specialties include myofascial release, deep tissue, trigger point and overall giving clients a great sense of relaxation and healing. Nicole's favorite thing to work on is anything my client needs that day. She tends to incorporate a healthy amount of deep tissue work along with relaxation techniques (a Water's Edge specialty!). Nicole says this about her massage style, "I really enjoy helping people fully heal and feel their best selves. Each of my treatments is unique to each person, each day. I believe massage is for everyone and everyone should receive massage regularly. I look at massage as a way to not only help alleviate pain and soreness associated with daily life but as a companion to actually healing the body of various ailments and maintaining a healthy immune system as well as pain reduction."
In leisure time Nicole's favorite activities include anything outdoors and/or water related. She often goes camping with her 4 year old on weekends and she also enjoys watching movies and reading books while feeling leisurely.
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Rebecca is a licensed massage therapist, certified DeepFeet Ashiatsu Instructor, and owner of Water's Edge Day Spa. A graduate of the instructional accredited Kalamazoo Center for the Healing Arts, she specializes in Ashiatsu Oriental Bar Therapy™ and Ashi Thai. Prior to opening Water's Edge, Rebecca worked as a massage therapist for HQ Salon and Spa, The Greenery, and the award winning Spa at the Inn at Bay Harbor in Northern Michigan. Believing everyone experiences massage differently, Rebecca customizes each service to the unique needs of the client she is working with.
When not at Water's Edge, you will find Rebecca reading, running, baking, gardening, boating, camping, working on her house, and playing with her kids.