Our Solstice Team

Massage Therapists

Kimberlee Schuler

Kimberlee Schuler is a 1993 graduate of the Muscular Therapy Institute in Cambridge MA. In addition to her 1200 hour certificate she is nationally certified and holds licenses in both New Hampshire and Massachusetts. She has also completed two week long integral anatomy dissection classes at Tufts University in Boston and one at Rutgers Medical School in New Jersey though Sonamautics Workshops, Inc. The immersion into hands on anatomy gives her the unique gift of having seen what lays beneath the skin and transferring that knowledge into her massage sessions. Her techniques are a combination of decades of continuing education including massage cupping, hot shell/riverstone massage, deep tissue, pregnancy, repetitive strain issues, and general stress relief of daily life. She is available for 30/60/90 minute sessions by appointment at Solstice Day Spa in Hyannis, MA and Solstice North Day Spa in Lincoln, NH.

 

Tabatha RubiniA Nationally Massage Board Certified graduate of Wood Hygenic Institute of Kissimmee, FL, Tabatha Rubini, is one of Solstice’s most popular Massage Therapist. Her many specialties include: Hot Bamboo, Hot Shells, Hot Stone, Manual Lymphatic Drainage, Muscle Release Techniques, PreNatal Massage as well as Deep Tissue, Swedish and Reiki.

Ms Rubini thrives on continuing education to hone her skills and better understand her clients’ needs. After assessing the treatment goal she determines the best method, or methods, to achieve pain relief and recovery from Repetitive Strain injuries and accidents.

Allow yourself the healing gift of becoming a relaxed and pain-free being through experiencing the benefits of massage therapy.”

kim Mossy

 

Triple threat, Kim Moss is a Graduate of the Massage Institute of Cape Cod, the Institute of the Psychology of Eating and Blaine Beauty School. Kim excels at Hot Stone, Shells and Bamboo massage. Also trained in ACE Cupping Kim’s clients remark on her Deep tissue ‘Steam Roller” to work out the knots!   “My goal is to get people comfortable in their own skin!”

 

 

 

Andrea Gray

 

Andrea Gray, a graduate of the Massage Institute of Cape Cod, has been working her magic in Deep Therapeutic Massage for 6 years. Other specialties include: Pregnancy, Sports and Hot Shell massage.

If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun!” -Katherine Hepburn

 

Laura johnsonLaura Johnson graduated in 2009 from the Cape Cod community College Massage program. She has pursued continuing education in Thai, deep tissue and Iliopsoas (Hip Flexors) massage specialties. Ms Johnson has been the  Official massage Therapist of the Boston Bruins foundation at the PMC event for he past eight years!

 

barbie clemonsA graduate of the Cape Cod Community College Massage Therapy program, Barbie Clemons is devoted to her career.  She has studied Neuro Muscular Therapy and was certified in Painless Deep Tissue techniques.  Other modalities include Swedish, Deep Tissue/Therapeutic, Pre-Natal, Hot Lava Stones and recently certified in Cupping massage. Ms Clemons is available Wednesdays and Thursday, occasionally Saturdays and Sundays. ”When you touch a body, you touch the whole person. The intellect, the spirit, and the emotions.” –Jane Harrington

 

Nail Technicians

Iryna Druzhyna

 

Iryna Druzhyna, a Blaine Beauty School graduate, has spent the past 25 years perfecting her craft and helping women feel beautiful and confident from hands to toes! She strives to enhance her skills through continuing education in specialties such as long lasting gels and shellacs that make life easy for her clients.

When not at Solstice, Iryna enjoys travelling, working out and relaxing with her family.

 

 

Jennifer NideurJennifer Nideur, a multi talented team member is a licensed Nail Technician, Esthetician, Acrylic/Water color painter and has a Bachelor’s degree in interior design! A former Spa Tech Institute instructor herself, Ms Nideur has perfected her techniques in Brow Shaping and Tinting, Custom Nail  Art Design,Relaxing Facials and Fashion Make Ups.
I enjoy clients of all ages from teens to great grandmothers. Sharing my esthetic skills, knowledge and creating a positive spa experience is my reward!

Vanessa ParrellaVanessa Parrella, a Barnstable native, has been a CND shellac certified nail technician since 2013. She has her B.S. in psychology and is working on her M.E.D. in Moderate S.P.E.D. at Bridgewater State. In between working and studies you can find Vanessa at the beach with her 7 year old son!

 

 

 

 

Stylists

Jeanne Beardsley has had her special occasion hair styles featured in local magazines. A Blaine graduate, Jeanne has been behind the chair, on location and behind the scenes at Jeanne Beardsleyweddings for 27 years. A lifetime student Ms Beardsley has attended national and local workshops and symposiums for Redken, Alex Anthony Curly cuts,  Aquage, RI Next Level – and more!

There is nothing I love more than to have someone sit an my chair who is unhappy with their hair, to do my work and have them walk out loving and feeling their best!”

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Ay PetersonAly Peterson lives breathes and sleeps hair! A post graduate of Cape Cod Regional technical School,  apprentice of the AZ Studio in Hingham and former instructor of Empire Beauty School, Ms Peterson has been in the beauty business for 1o years.

Her specialties include: razor cutting, organic hair care, curly hair styling and cutting-in addition to making it her mission to achieve any hair color requested!

I have two personalities when it comes to being a stylist…I am a perfectionist when it comes to achieving your look, but I am also honest with every client about the journey it might take to get there.”

Kourtney McnamaraGlobetrotting Stylist Kourtney McNamara has been behind the chair for 8 years. She is a Alex Anthony Curl specialist, Redken trained, Baylage and Braid expert. Kourtney will make you look and feel beautiful for all you special occasions with print -worthy up-do’s and blow outs! As a young stylist Ms McNamara brings out the youth in every client!

 

 

 

Cara McNeil attended Blaine Beauty School in 2003 and obtained her Cosmetology license in May of 2004.  She works part Cara McNeiltime at Solstice Day Spa in the hair department and specializes in balayage and color services.  Along with attending hair shows and events, continuing education is an important part of Cara’s career as a hairstylist and she has taken multiple classes with Redken, Wella, Moroccan Oil, and Aquage in order to keep her skills up to date for the most current and wearable trends for her clients.  Her main goal is to give clients longevity out of their color while maintaining the integrity of the hair.  Cara is full-time Mom to two daughters, ages 11 & 4.   “May you LIVE, everyday of your life.”

 

Amanda Schanwecker

 

 

Amanda Schanwecker, a Blaine Beauty School graduate has been behind the chair for 9 years. Her specialty is performing complete transformations using color, shears and styling tools to create magic!

“Life is like an echo. What you send out, comes back to you.

 

 

Estheticians

Sheryl BabaSheryl Baba, a 25 year veteran of the beauty business, got her start at Elizabeth Grady’s School of Esthetics. Years as a make up artist, educator and esthetician have only increased her passion for improving her clients’ lives through effective professional treatments including: Dermaplane, Microderm, Microcurrent and peels and proper home care regimes. The Solstice Results Facial is her recommendation for those who want to see a change in their skin.

 

kITSY hOOVER

 

An Anti-Aging specialist, Kitsy Hoover, performs Dermaplaning, Microderm, Microcurrent & Peels to bring a youthful glow to her clients’ faces! A Spa Tech Institute graduate and former make up artist for Lancome,
Ms Hoover has over 20 years in the beauty business. Her clients rave about her Brow & Lash Tinting and speedy and painless Brazillian waxing.
Kitsy is ‘all about the positive vibe‘!

 


Jennifer Nideur

Jennifer Nideur, a multi talented team member is a licensed Nail Technician, Esthetician, Acrylic/Water color painter and has a Bachelor’s degree in interior design! A former Spa Tech Institute instructor herself, Ms Nideur has perfected her techniques in Brow Shaping and Tinting, Custom Nail  Art Design,Relaxing Facials and Fashion Make Ups.
I enjoy clients of all ages from teens to great grandmothers. Sharing my esthetic skills, knowledge and creating a positive spa experience is my reward!