Lactic Acid Peel in Poughkeepsie, NY
This moderately aggressive treatment is a mild AHA acid that is derived from milk. A much weaker acid than glycolic acid, lactic acid is best known as an acid peel for the removal of sun spots, hyperpigmentation, liver spots and other skin discolorations. A Lactic Acid peel is also recommended for the reduction of Rosacea as it is the mildest of AHA peels. Cosmeceuticals are then applied to supplement the skin and to assist in correcting specific conditions such pigmentation and fine lines.
Hand & Stone offers a full complement of specialty massages, facials and enhancements. Introductory Offers valid for One-Hour* Swedish Massage, Classic (or Teens/Men’s) Facial or Hot Stone Massage services only. Call the spa for specialty service availability.
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Deanna graduated in July of 2017 from Capri Cosmetology in Newburgh, NY. She became an esthetician because she loves everything skincare! Deanna specializes in waxing & extractions! Her favorite part of being an esthetician is that she loves helping others to become their best self! An interesting fact about Deanna is that she absolutely loves to travel!
Robert specializes in advanced western massage techniques including deep tissue, myofascial release, trigger point therapy and sports massage. He graduated cum laude from the Swedish Institute in NYC in 2018. Having worked previously in various industries ranging from assisted living to music teaching, Robert is excited to be working in a field where he uses his knowledge of massage, anatomy, and physiology to contribute to others rehabilitation and well-being.
Kristen graduated Capri Cosmetology is 2014. She decided to become an esthetician because she has always had a passion for promoting relaxation. Esthetics allows her to do that, as well as help clients achieve their skincare goals. Kristen's favorite service that she offers is the Dermalinfusion Facial! Her favorite part of being an esthetician is giving her clients confidence and glowing skin! An interesting fact about Kristen is that she is getting married in November of 2019!
Morgan is currently in school at SUNY New Paltz for Communication Disorders with a minor in Deaf Studies. She also works as a part time spa associate here at Hand & Stone! Her favorite part of being a spa associate is working with her amazing coworkers. Two interesting facts about Morgan is that she is a huge Steelers fan and has a dog named Whiskey!
Meet Taylor K!
Taylor's passion for skin care stemmed from struggling with her own acne at age 14. She had been to several dermatologists and was on every topical cream and pill in the book- but nothing was working! In 2016 Taylor graduated from Capri Cosmetology with a passion to help other people understand their skin and the best ways to treat acne. Her goal is to help anyone struggling with acne and pigmentation to get the skin of their dreams with the right treatments and home care!
Andrea has been a practicing massage therapist since 2009, and has been a lead massage therapist at Hand and Stone for the past four years. Andrea specializes in therapeutic and medical massage, and has extensive experience in treating shoulder injuries as well as pain in the lumbar and gluteal region. Andrea also has many years of experience as an educator, including creating and teaching over 7 different massage therapy courses in both Western and Eastern theory!
Meet Taylor B!
Meet Taylor B! Taylor been with Hand and Stone since 2014. She started as a Spa Associate, then moved up to Assistant Manager and has now blossomed into our Member Relations Manager! Her superior customer service and passion for our business has groomed her to be the face of our Lifestyle Program. Taylor helps our members with any and all questions regarding their memberships! A fun fact about Taylor is that she is pregnant and due in October!
Olivia graduated from the Center for Natural Wellness in 2018. She became a massage therapist because during her physical therapy internships in college she noticed the lack of individual care in the field. She looked for things that could help both the mind and body and discovered massage. Her favorite part of being a massage therapist is being able to see results immediately in clients and getting to see a happy smile on their face.
Eva graduated from the Hudson Valley School of Massage in 2009! She became a massage therapist because she always had an interest in human anatomy as well as sports performance. Eva specializes in Rolfing, deep tissue massage, sports massage & KT-taping. She loves to help people to improve their mobility. An interesting fact about Eva is that she was a female competitive bodybuilder!
Maria works as a Spa Associate here with us at Hand & Stone! She has been with us for 1 year! Her favorite part of working at Hand & Stone is working with all of her amazing coworkers! Maria actually just got back from being on maternity leave. She now has a beautiful son named Mateo. Her and her fiance Brian are getting married in May!
Alex graduated in 2016 from the Finger Lakes School of Massage. He specializes in Myofascial Release techniques, neck and shoulder issues, strong Swedish, and Himalayan Salt Stone. Alex has been described by his clients as intuitive & therapeutic. His favorite part of being a massage therapist is hearing how much better a client feels after a massage. A fun fact about Alex is that he absolutely loves to be in nature.
Darlene graduated from the Center for Natural Wellness in Albany, NY! She became a massage therapist because she had a strong interest in human anatomy and healing arts. Darlene specializes in deep tissue massage. Her favorite part of being a massage therapist is getting to do what she loves every day! An interesting fact about Darlene is that she does art commissions and plays piano!
Lauren graduated in 2015 from Capri Cosmetology in Newburgh and started with Hand & Stone shortly after. Lauren also works as a Spa Associate and is the Social Media Coordinator. Her favorite part of working at Hand & Stone is interacting with the amazing clients and her coworkers that have become her family. Lauren?s favorite service she offers is the Dermalinfusion! An interesting fact about Lauren is that she owns a red Camaro!
Amanda has been working at Hand & Stone since Day 1! She started off as a Spa Associate then moved her way onto the management team as Spa Associate Trainer. Amanda?s favorite part of working at Hand & Stone is the relationships she has built with both clients and coworkers. An interesting fact about Amanda is that she is a Dallas Cowboys fan! See the glitter tumbler she?s drinking from? Amanda has an Etsy shop where she creates anything from custom glitter tumblers to vinyl decals!
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First Time Visit?
If you've never had a Massage or Facial, you may be wondering what to expect on your first visit to Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa. During your visit you'll experience relaxation and comfort, dedicated to your well-being and peace of mind. We want your spa experience to be a memorable one.Learn More