Christine is originally from Switzerland and worked with people for as long as she can remember. She holds a Masters Degree in Health Education from the prestigious University of Zurich. She worked at the Olympic Sports Therapy Rehabilitation in Zurich and owned a dance studio. When she moved to Hawai'i, she received extensive training in Hawaiian Lomilomi and Pohaku Wela.
She is trained in Medical & Sports Massage, Myofascial Release, Deep Tissue Therapies, Prenatal Massage, Reiki, Reflexology and many other modalities. Her passion is to support people on their jouney to balance and wholeness and nurture the healing process through loving touch, massage and energy work. She feels honored to live on this amazing island and realize her dream to be part of this beautiful sanctuary spirit.
Ken is a licensed massage therapist trained in Medical Massage, Swedish, Lomilomi, Sports Massage and Myofascial Release Techniques. He also offers Energy Work, Hypnotherapy, and personal Meditation. He also specializes in Core Distortion Release --- call for details. Ken graduated from The Hawaiian Islands School of Massage (HISM) where he received a solid background in medical massage therapy. His focus is tailoring your healing session to meet your needs.
Jessie's practice has taken her from Hawai'i to the Ten Thousand Waves Spa in New Mexico and back to Hawai'i again. She feels that her skills fit in at Island Spirit. Jessie uses acupuncture to relieve pain, treat & prevent disease and promote general good health. She also does a special laser treatment using acupuncture points for vog and other allergies. In her free time, she enjoys ocean sports, snorkeling and scuba diving.
Susie came to Hawaii from Las Vegas, Nevada where she was the head esthetician at the top organic day spa for twelve years. She then went on to start her own skincare and facial business where she created each product used from fresh herbs, fruits, and essential oils.
Susie received extensive training from all the top organic/holistic skincare lines on the market. She is able to pinpoint why a client is having skin issues using her training in Chinese facial diagnosis and her in depth consultations. Known as a perfectionist with an artistic touch when it comes to brow shaping/waxing.
She is trained in Reiki and Chakra Crystal Balancing that she likes to incorporate into her facials. Susie's passion for organic and holistic skincare and her soothing touch is what clients remember most. A Raw Vegan chef and yogini in her spare time, Susie believes Island Spirit Spa to be the most beautiful and serene spa she has worked for.
Kathryn was a member of Island Spirit’s first massage class and graduated from the Maui School of Therapeutic Massage. She has a BS degree in nursing from the University of Evansville in Indiana, is also a Reiki Master and practices and teaches Raja Yoga meditation. She enjoys working at Island Spirit Spa because it’s so amazing and beautiful to see how much of a difference massage can make in one’s life.
Narissa graduated from Milan Academy as an Esthetician in 2010. Her passion is to provide deep relaxing services that are results driven. By utilizing her skills and knowledge of skin care, facials and waxing, she is able to assist each individual guest in reaching their goals with long term solutions. Narissa enjoys her spare time educating herself on nutrition and the environment, how to reduce her carbon foot print and helping her boyfriend manage a lettuce farm.
Since 2002, Toshie has been trained over 2000 hours in Hawaiian Lomilomi, Deep Tissue, Medical, Swedish, Thai, Shiatsu and Sports Massage Therapy, Spa and Facial Treatments. Her healing touch is deep and penetrating as the warm Hawaiian sun. Feel the spirit of Aloha, relax and release.
Jackson brings extensive training and experience in clinical massage therapy along with his life-long background in ancient healing techniques based on indigenous practices from the Peruvian Amazon, Asian and Native American cultures to Island Spirit.
Specializing in manual massage therapy such as deep tissue, myofascial and trigger point modalities to address acute injuries and chronic pain, trauma, emotional pain and post traumatic stress disorder, Jackson is among a very specialized population of practitioners. Come experience one of his unique sessions for deeper healing of body, mind and spirit.
Shannon was first licensed as a Massage Therapist in Louisiana in 2002, NCBTMB since 2003. Graduated from University of North Texas with a BA in Sociology and minor in Psychology in 2007. CPR- Emergency Responder Instructor since 2008, PADI scuba Instructor since 2008 helping guide people into the amazing underwater world.
Shannon deeply believes we can find peace and heal ourselves by looking inward with positive humble direction. Therapeutic practices like massage are amazing tools to help find our own space for tranquility and healing. Relax and feel life’s flow, “be like water” Bruce Lee.
Alila Sophia Grace found her spiritual heart in 2001 and has been deeply rooted in the Divine Feminine and Ancient Tantric teachings since 2009. She is a global traveler – a passionate teacher of Womb Consciousness, Temple and Priestess Arts, and accesses codes of intrinsic Remembrance.
She humbly devotes herself in the service of Beloved, inviting women to honor and embody their Sacred Sovereign Self. In her treatments, she compassionately leads you out of the matrix mind and into your inner soul-scape sanctuary.
She values the importance of educating others on what products are healthy to use on their skin for optimum health. Her goal is to promote a holistic, organic, and eco conscious lifestyle and skincare regimen for her future clients.