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OUR SALON & SPA

Somer’s Day Spa & Salon is a full service day spa offering services from nails, hair removal and pampering facial and body treatments, we are the oasis where you can take a break from your busy schedule and treat yourself to the ultimate, affordable luxury that you deserve.

OUR TEAM

Our team of professionals focus on their continued education to stay on top of the latest trends, styles  and techniques. Our staff has worked at Somers Day Spa & Salon for an average of over 6 years, and we take great pride in providing a professional and inviting environment both for our clients and employees.

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Donald

Hairstylist
Donald, who worked in the corporate world for 14 years decided to follow a dream he had to become a hairstylist. After cosmetology school he assisted and was mentored from one of the best stylists in the business. Donald took many advanced classes in both color applications and hair cutting which prepared him for his career in West Hartford Center. Donald decided four years ago to join the Somers Day Spa and Salon team! With family and friends living in the Somers area he feels he's finally home. Truly loving what he does every day working with his clients is always a fun and positive appointment with amazing results. Every client leaving with a smile on their face just makes Donald's day! Donald has an easy demeanor , infectious laugh and a great attention to detail for every client in his chair. Although busy with his clientel for a cut, color, style or treatment, he is always happy to welcome new faces and is looking forward to meetin you soon! Certified with Brazilian Blowout, application of Hair Extensions and continuous training on the latest color trends and cuts.
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Ian

Massage Therapist
Before joining our team Ian worked with several chiropracters. He is a 2004 graduate of CCMT. He is a true professional and very informative when it comes to your massage therapy needs. He specializes in Deep Tissue Sports Massage, Swedish Massage, Therapeutic Massage and truly loves what he does.
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Alesha

Esthetician
Alesha joined our team in 2014, she has been an aesthician for the past 10 years. She has a very upbeat personality and truly loves what she does, and it shows in her facials, waxing and tinting services. She makes her clients feel very special and is always interested in any of the latest education in her field.
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Sue

Massage Therapist
Sue graduated from CCMT in 1994. She has a wide range of experience in the massage field. She has been a private contractor for DMR and worked providing massage in group homes. She has worked with Physical Therapists and Chiropractors, worked in 2 hospitals integrative medicine programs and in hospice program providing in home massage therapy for patients. She has studied Sports Massage with Martha Griffin. Has taken a Massage Tereapy fo Cancer Patients course with Tracy Walton. Sue is a Level 1 CranioSacral practitioner, and a Level 2 Reiki practioner. Sue approaches massage by using all that she has learned to meet her client's needs. She has good intuition and incorporates this with her knowledge to enhance the Body, Mind and Spirit balance in her clients she is working with.
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Amy

Hairstylist
Amy's passion for hair design started as a child while watching her Aunt
do hair for the entire family in her Grandmas kitchen. The thought of
becoming a hairdresser continued while she graduated high school and made
her decision that hair design was meant for her! She graduated from Ct
Institute of Hair Design in 2003 and started working right away as an
apprentice for 2 years learning all the ends of education from
highlighting, coloring, men and women's hair cutting and up styles. She
joined our team in June of 2010 with a certification in Brazilian blowout
, Redken and Kim's up styling, and Aquage cutting. Amy is very driven and
excels in many areas such as new age Goldwell coloring and highlighting,
Kms mens and women's haircut techniques and Morrocanoil upstyles and blow
outs. Amy continues to attend the latest education and top trends classes.
She is always excited to try new ideas and eager to work! We are very
lucky to have her on our team!
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Tara

Massage Therapist
Tara us a 2010 graduate from CCMT and is an active professional member of the AMTA. Her work in massage comes from a natural ability to apply the art and science of technique. She has a love for both in-depth study and helping people feel better. In addition to staying current in continuing education, she has assistance from a specialist in Osteopathic medicine, Cr. William Garrity, MD, DO. She is skilled in using modalities in her sessions and has gained a broad sense into the musculoskeletal system and massage application.

“Massage may feel like a treat, but more importantly it’s health maintenance and good prevention! The body has the ability to heal itself, but we can help the process along with quality massage. Whether it means working on correcting disruptions in soft tissue, managing pain or simply to de-stress, my approach is to customize your session to your therapeutic needs. It’s a great joy to be a part of helping others.”

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Colleen

Hairstylist
Colleen has been in the profession as a stylist for 32 years. She has been with us at The Somers Day Spa & Salon for 11 years. She is an incredible colorist with a Goldwell Certification since 2005. Colleen specializes in corrective color and educating clients on their hair products to achieve beautiful healthy hair. During her career she has becone a Master Stylist. Among other accomplishments, she also has attended KMS cutting/styling seminars and is accomplished with Moroccan Oil updo and L'anza classes. She is highly regarded as one of the most professional in her field.
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Lisa

Manager and Makeup Artist
Lisa has been in this industry as a manager and a Makeup Artist for many years She has been with the Somers Day Spa & Salon for 9 years. She makes people feel like they're right at home when they arrive at the Spa. She has trained and worked with many professional cosmetic lines over the years working in the commercial, modeling, photography and the bridal industries. Lisa loves making her clients look and feel their best.
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Yvonne

Massage Therapist
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Laura

Owner
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Rachel

Massage Therapist
Rachel has been practicing massage since 2006, when she graduated from the Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy. She has worked with a wide range of clients- from professional athletes to volunteering in a nursing home. She offers a variety of massage work including; deep tissue, therapeutic
massage, and general relaxation or Swedish massage. She also offers a variety of styles which include; reflexology, hot stone, energy work, body treatments and pregnancy massage. Rachel continues to educate herself in different techniques and styles of massage which increases her love of her
work.
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Gwen

Hairstylist
Gwen joined the Somers Day Spa & Salon team in 2008, and has over 20 years experience in the cosmetology field. She is a Goldwell Certified Master Colorist, and Great Lengths Certified for application of hair extensions. She specializes in coloring, cutting, blowdrying and extensions. Continual education is a must in this field, which is why the stylists here take several classes every year to keep up to date with the latest trends. She loves what she does, and truly loves coming to work everyday.
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Katie

Esthetician
Katie has been with our team for 7 years, but in the business for 12 years and her calm demeanor will have you feeling extremely relaxed during any of her services she provides, including facials, waxing, tinting, peels, dermasweeps and spray tanning. She is a true team player and very informative with all of our product lines we offer for your skin care needs.
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Brandie

Nail Technician
the sweetest girls you will ever have the pleasure of doing any of your nail services. She has been in the business for 15 years and always has a smile on her face and will make you feel special every time you visit the spa. She is a perfectionist and will always have you leaving feeling great!
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Kristen

Aesthetician
Kristen has been in the industry for many years as an aesthetician, spcecializing in facials, waxing ,tinting, peels, dermasweeps,spray tanning, permanent makeup, makeup and has mastered the art of eyelash extensions! Her attention to detail and pride in her work is above and beyond! She is a true professional and will always make you feel your best!


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Dru

Massage Therapist
Since graduating from the Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy in 2006, Dru has completed over 300 hours of continuing education for advanced massage therapy and bodywork techniques. Dru is a professional member of the American Massage Therapy Association. She is a Certified Orthopedic Massage Therapist, Level II Usui Reiki Practitioner, and a Level II CranioSacral Practitioner currently working towards certification through the Upledger Institute.

I have great passion for what I do. My main objective is to help you restore physical balance by releasing areas of restriction that are causing you pain and discomfort. If your goal is to simply relax, then let's begin a journey comprised of nurturing bliss.

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Sondra

Nail Technician
Sondra is one of our talented Nail Technicians with over 12 years of experience in the spa industry. She attended Creative School for Hair and Nails and graduated in 2008. Leading by example, Sondra pours her heart into giving each one of her clients and ultimate spa experience. Sondra specializes in CND Shellac manicures, spa pedicures and manicures. She also offers beautiful and elaborate nail art for her clients upon request. Sondra looks forward to many more years here with her family at The Somers Day Spa & Salon.
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Liz

Nail Technician
Liz has brought her studies of studio art and passion for creativity into
our nail room. Her smile brightens up the room and will certainly brighten
up your day. She is a true artist.
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Cathy

Cathy has been a veteran of the nail profession for over ten years. She gives her clients one hundred percent attention and will make your every visit a relaxing and memorable experience.