Daphne Bermingham / Massage Therapist
Daphne was enrolled in the New York Program at The Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy and graduated as President of her class in 1996. She spent the following year abroad in Ireland where she worked and traveled. Upon returning to the States she worked in both Spa and Chiropractic settings before starting her private practice and her family in Maryland.
Since her recent transplant to New Jersey Daphne now calls Andover her new home. She joined the Ultima Spa staff this Spring. Daphne specializes in Deep Tissue Massage but is gifted in using her vast skill set making every massage unique to fit the client.
Daphne has held licensed in both Connecticut and Delaware. She is excited to add New Jersey to that list. She has also been Nationally Certified by The National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB).
Rachel McMullan / Esthetician
Rachel has over 15 years of experience in the Spa Industry. She specializes in facials by Yonka skincare products as well as microdermabrasion, waxing and make up application. Rachel continues to evolve with the many trends in skincare and Spa services. The evolution includes periodic Yonka training to maintain her skills and continue to update her knowledge of the industry.
Rachel believes in the balance of relaxation and wellness. The therapeutic results of relaxation and stress relief are as important to the service as is the skincare element. “Pampering others and giving them the knowledge of maintaining, preserving and repairing their skin makes every service fulfilling.” Rachel has seen over the years that when people look and feel good at the Spa, they always leave much happier.
I graduated the top of my class from Massage Academy of the Poconos in 2010. I specialize in therapeutic massage. I love a challenge and the self reward of bringing my clients back to wellness. I also have extended training in the Theory of Fibromyalgia and how to treat clients with the illness. I love take classes to further my education ad incorporate new techniques into my practice.
Pauleene Yap / Licensed Acupuncturist and Licensed Massage Therapist
A little about me. I received my Masters of Acupuncture, Bachelors of Professional Studies, and Associate of Occupational Science of Massage Therapies in Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in 2011. Since then, my journey as an Acupuncturist and Massage Therapist has been amazing. My passion in life is traveling and helping people feel better. My philosophy on healing is: To heal is to restore yourself to an optimum health physically, mentally, and emotionally and become a whole person once again, body, mind, spirit and emotions. There is no greater feeling of being able to help someone be healthy again and be free of any sort of pain, stress and uneasiness. Best gift you can give to someone. I also love learning. Knowledge is a powerful thing. I love incorporating what I have learned into my acupuncture and massage treatments. So I invite you to come, rest, rejuvenate, and recover from my massage.
Jamie Herrera / Nail Artist
Graduating cosmetology school in 2001, Jamie is a licensed cosmetologist in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Having a huge passion for the art of nails, Jamie has focused her expertise as a nail artist for over 11 years. She aims to give guests the most pleasurable and relaxing hand and foot services they deserve. Her love and specialty is in the artistry of acrylics and nail art. Jamie is always updated on the latest trends, and enjoys exploring fun unique nail looks.
Amanda De Block / Massage Therapist
Amanda graduated from Anthem Institute in 2008. she personalizes each treatment to the individual’s needs and strives to facilitate an opportunity for positive physical, mental, and emotional healing with each massage. Amanda specializes in Deep Tissue and Trigger Point therapy massage. She enjoys working with clients who want to overcome on-going muscular pain and soreness in order to live happier, healthier lives and has had great success helping clients who are dealing with pain from injuries.