Sandra Boyd, Massage Therapist
Sandra graduated in 2002 from the Soma Institute for Clinical Massage Therapy. She has completed over 750 hours of training which includes anatomy, pathology and kinesiology. She completed her externship training at Kindred Hospital in Maywood, Illinois, and at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago.
In 2002 and 2004 she participated in the Chicago Marathon as a massage therapist, focusing on post treatment for marathon runners.
Sandra has worked for several different Day Spas in Chicago and the South Suburban area. She has also participated in various corporate chair events, and worked in a medical clinic as a Clinical Massage Therapist as well as for a Chiropractor. All of which, has helped her to enhance her skills.
In 2005 - 2006, she returned to Soma Institute as a Teacher's Assistant for Clinical Massage Therapy I & II.
Swedish, Therapeutic, Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Sports Massage, Prenatal, Reflexology Myofascial, Trigger Point work, and Body Treatments.
Illinois State licensed.
Sharon Blackmon, Massage Therapist
Sharon is a graduate of Sawyer College, in Hammond, Ind. She graduated from Swayer in 2006, with over 700 hours of training which includes anatomy, clinical therapy, physiology, and pathology. Her externship hours were completed at Caring Chiropractic in Calumet City, Il. Sharon believe that this is her life's calling.
Swedish, Therapeutic, Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Sports Massage, Reflexology Myofascial, Reiki I and II, Trigger Point work, Body Treatments and Corporate Chair. Indiana and Illinois State Licensed.
Jamie Drayton, Massage Therapist
Jamie graduated in the spring of 2007 from The Chicago School of Massage Therapy, where I received my license in Massage Therapy. I have a Bachelors of Science degree in Kinesiolgy from Northern Illinois University. My training consists of Swedish Massage, Therapeutic and Sports Massage.
Statement: My passion for Massage Therapy allows me to contribute to customer satisfaction on a professional and personal level. The gift to work with my hands drives me to share an indescribable experience world wide.
Modalities: Swedish, Therapeutic, Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Sports Massage, Reflexology Myofascial, Trigger Point work, Body Treatments and Corporate Chair.
Illinois State License.
C.J., Massage Therapist
C.J. is a 2009 graduate of Soma Institue in Chicago, and is currently attending a Masters Program for Massage Therapy at Soma Institue. C.J. has a unique background which began years ago when he studied Cosmotolgy, and became a successful hair stylist. In 2007, he turned his attention to Massage Therapy and the rest is history. Illinois licensed.
Modalities: Swedish, Therapuetic, Deep Tissue, Reflexology, Indian Head Massage,
Lymphatic Drainage, Trigger Point Work, Myofascial Release, Sport Massage, and Corporate Chair Massage. Illinois State licensed.
Charlene Hudson, Massage Therapist
Charlene graduated from the Soma Institute with over 750 hours of training. Charlene has a diverse clinical background which include relaxation, chronic pain, and works with clients who have various medical conditions. Charlene has worked at the 2011 Chicago Marathon and the 2010 I.G.I Gymnastic meet for post athlete treatment.
Modalities:Swedish, Pre-Natal, Therapeutic, Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Prenatal, Reflexology, Corporate Chair and Body Treatments. Illinois State licensed.
Statement: I believe that every client should treat each part of their body as a separate entity in order to find a optimum level of health which can function better through massage therapy.
Dawn Mikes, Esthetician
Dawn is a licensed Esthetician and a 2004 graduate of Trendsetters College. She has worked with all different skin types and conditions, and has always put the safety and satisfaction of her clients as her priority.
"I invite you to relax and enjoy a customized facial to improve the health of your skin. With proper skin care and the desire to see results, I will help you to achieve this. Schedule your appointment today so you can look as good as you feel! It will be a pleasure to meet you." Illinois State licensed.
Shellie Blackmon, Esthetician
Shellie has worked at Serenity part time for 2 years. She is a 2004 graduated of
HP Esthetics School. She is also a licensed Nail Technician, and a 2005 graduated of Chicago Nail School. Illinois State licensed.
" I enjoy the spa industry because I like to make my clients feel special. Most of the clients I service have stressful lives. By coming to the spa they can relax and enjoy their services and truly leave the cares of the world behind."