Valerie has been a professional in the wellness and spa industry for over 15 years working as a massage therapist and Shiatsu practitioner. In 2006 she graduated from a 1200 hour program from Centerpoint School of Massage and Shiatsu Studies. She has studied and has certification in LaStone Hot Stone therapy, Deepfoot Ashiatsu Bar Therapy, Barefoot Shiatsu, Prenatal Massage and special populations, Chi Nei Tsang, Active Isolated Stretching. Valerie has experience working with a large array of therapeutic modalities that have allowed her a career as a rehabilitative specialist that has had a client list ranging from professional athletes and chronic pain sufferers to being the touring therapist with Grammy Award winning musicians.
After earning a certificate in Esthetics from Saint Paul College, Valerie has continued her education and pursued extended learning and certifications in Advanced Esthetics in a medical setting focusing on wound healing, advanced chemical peels, Hydrafacials, Microdermabrasion, Dermaplaning and Collagen Induction Treatments/Skin Pen. Valerie is fluent in the Skinceutical Skincare system and is actively continuing training from the International Dermal Institute of Minnesota. She has additional certification and education in Cosmetic chemistry, Nufree hair removal, brow shaping artistry, Lash lifting and advanced skin analysis. Well versed in treating all skin types and conditions, Valerie is using the most advanced techniques on the market today. Her approach is one that encompasses all of the technical knowledge with a relaxing and soothing touch.
Tuesday 2 - 8
Friday . 11- 5