Heidi Jordan - Licensed Massage Therapist & CEO
Heidi received her massage therapy certification from Irene's Myomassalogy Institute in 1998. She opened BLU WATER Medi Spa Salon in 2005 with a vision to provide a luxurious and relaxing atmosphere while concentrating on individualized care and excellent customer service. Heidi specializes in Manual Medicine Therapy, Therapeutic Massage, and whole-body healing.
Heidi is available Tuesday through Friday.
Amy Gray - Licensed Nail Tech & CEO
Amy Gray currently resides in Charlevoix, MI. She is partners with Heidi in BLU WATER Medi Spa Salon and pops in from time to time. Her vision is to provide our guests with a luxurious and relaxing atmosphere while concentrating on individualized care.
Faith Jackson- Daily Operations Manager
Faith has been with Blu Water since 2022. She Volunteers within the community and takes pride in her contributions. Faith loves to read and travel...always looking for new places to explore and new adventures to go on. Faith is excited to join the Blu Water family and is really looking forward to growing with the company.
Paula Estes- Executive Manager
Paula has an Associates in Medical Assisting and has loved all her opportunities to work as a Medical Technician, Direct Care, and as a Medical Office Manager. Her adventures lead her to Blu Water and she could not be more thrilled to put her passion of caring to good use. "I love to care for people, anything to make them happy and make life easier." Paula is a mother of three, a wife and loves to watch movies, exercise, and do anything crafty!
Steve Favreau - Licensed Massage Therapist
Steve has over 17 years of experience in massage and specializes in Deep Tissue, Sports Massage, Therapeutic, and Energy Work. He studied at Irene's Myomassology Institute and is certified by the International Massage Federation. Steve's passion is to meet and exceed clients' expectations from their massage while promoting health and wellness. When he is not taking care of his massage clientele, he is coaching girl's softball and spending time with his family and friends, working out, and enjoying sports.
Steve is available Tuesday through Saturday.
Alicia Didario - Manicurist
Alicia has been licensed since 2012. She has a passion for learning and feels the learning and growth processes are always ongoing. She loves sharing knowledge with her peers and guests in the salon. Helping others is an important part of who she is. Alicia specializes in Shellac and also enjoys many other services pertaining to the hands and feet. Her goal is to become one of the best by:
Perfecting new and existing nail techniques.
To serve her guests and teammates.
Exploring and learning new products/services pertaining to the nails, hands, and feet.
Alicia is available Tuesdays.
Amy Hoydic- Licensed Esthetician & Licensed Massage Therapist
Amy is passionate about skincare and helping her guests to look and feel their best. Amy prides herself on educating her guests on the best skin care regiment for their type and offering many options from peels, to facials, to full body waxing. Her massage specialty is in Swedish Massage and energy work. Her vast knowledge of body mechanics allows her to give completely customized care to all her massage guests.
Amy is available Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Jade Pfaff -Esthetician
Jade is a Licensed Esthetician. She joined Blu Water in 2022. Jade attended Michigan College of Beauty in Monroe, MI. She specializes in spa facials and waxing. She has a personal interest in "making people feel gorgeous." In Her downtime, Jade enjoys reading, practicing new makeup trends, watching true crime shows, and being a foodie!
Jade is available Tuesdays, Fridays, and every other Saturday.
Katie Vandenbrink - Licensed Cosmetologist
Katie studied at the Michigan College of Beauty and has been a Licensed Cosmetologist since March 2022. She specializes in nails, skin, and hair. She aims to have every client in her chair feel like the most important person in the room. Her hobbies outside of the spa are exploring outdoors, hanging out with family, and spending the most amount of time possible with her world, her daughter.
You can find her work on Instagram @prettynpinkbykatie
Katie is available Tuesday-Saturday.
Sienna Pokrywki - Esthetician & Lash Technician
Sienna graduated from Michigan College of Beauty and is also certified in Lash Extensions. Sienna really loves informing her guests, educating them on taking care of their skin, applying makeup to bring out natural beauty along with teaching them how to do extreme and creative looks. She truly believes all are beautiful and loves bringing out and enhancing the beauty in each person. Sienna has a heart for others and loves bringing smiles to their faces. When her guest sees the beauty in themselves that she sees, she considers that to be one of the most rewarding parts of what she does.
Sienna is available Tuesday-Saturday
Sherri Lewis - Manicurist & Cosmetologist
Sherri studied at the Michigan College of Beauty and has been a Licensed Cosmetologist since 1998. She offers a variety of services: fiberglass enhancements, shellac manicures, natural nail services, spa facials, Hydrafacials, lash lifting and tinting, fibroblasting, micro-blading, waxing, and hair services. Sherri loves being involved in many facets of the beauty industry and considers her time with her guests enjoyable and rewarding. She takes pride in making others feel good about themselves.
You can find Sherri on Instagram @sherrihydrafacial
Sherri is available Tuesday through Friday.
Jessica Emerick- Licensed Massage Therapist
Jessica graduated from Douglas J Aveda Institute where she learned a healthy body is a combination of commitment, mind-body connection, and a proper treatment plan. She strives to help people feel their best through relaxation and soft tissue manipulation. Jessica specializes in Swedish, Therapeutic, Trigger Point, and Deep Tissue Massage.
Look for her on Instagram at jessme.lmt
Jessica is available for massage services Tuesday through Friday and on some Saturdays.
Adney Richards - Licensed Cosmetologist
Adney is one of our cosmetologists here at Blu Water. Adney started working with us in February of 2021 while attending cosmetology school at Michigan College of Beauty. As of October 2021, Adney became a licensed Cosmetologist specializing in blonding and coloring. It is Adney's passion to gain knowledge and new skills as the beauty industry continuously changes. In her free time, Adney likes to travel, attend concerts, coach cheerleading, and spend time with her kitten Storm.
You can find her on Instagram at adneydeebeauty
Adney is available Tuesday-Saturday
Christina Frazee-Holland- Front Desk Coordinator
Christina is excited to join the Blu Water family as a Front Desk Coordinator. She joined the team in 2022. Her experience as a receptionist lead her here and she is looking forward to getting to know all the guests and help share in their experiences at the spa. Christina eventually hopes to become a Pediatrician. In her downtime she loves cooking, listening to music, camping, and traveling.
Seryn Richards - Cosmetologist & Nail Technician
Seryn has been with BLU WATER since 2019. She first started with us as a front desk coordinator while she went to school for cosmetology. Seryn graduated from Michigan College of Beauty in 2020 and is now licensed as a Cosmetologist.
Seryn takes passion in each guest that sits in her chair and focuses on making each client see the beauty within themselves. She makes every person feel comfortable and leaves them smiling from the moment they enter the salon until they leave. When Seryn is not doing hair, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and two dogs.
Look for her on Instagram at _hairbyser_
Seryn is available Wednesday-Saturday.
Jes Ramos - Licensed Cosmetologist & Certified Microblading Artist
Jes is a dedicated and licensed professional who has worked within the cosmetology industry for over 20 years. She is committed to continuing education and learning new skills and techniques to provide the best service and value to her guests possible. Within her wide array of salon services, she specializes in vivid hair color, extensions, and men's grooming. Jes also added microblading to her repertoire in 2019.
The goal of every visit with Jes is to help you feel more comfortable, confident, listened to, and like part of a family. Jes focuses on building relationships and providing individualized experiences.
You can find her work on Instagram and Facebook @tressedbyjes
Jess is available Wednesday-Friday.
Ashlee Brighton - Licensed Cosmetologist
Ashlee has been a licensed cosmetologist for 20 years. She specializes in hair coloring services from traditional foiling, ombre, color, and vivids, to keeping up on the latest trends like balayage and baby lights. She is experienced with all hair lengths. If you need bridal hair for you or your bridal crew Ashlee is available for your big day either on-site or in the salon. Ashlee's passionate about each guest she has. She would love for you to leave her chair feeling happy, confident, and overall feeling great!
You can find her work on Instagram @wickedhairwithashlee
Ashlee is available Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.
Taiya Himebauch - Certified Reiki Practioner/Spiritual Energy Healer
Taiya is an intuitive healer since 2012, wife, baseball and tennis mom, church volunteer, chemical engineer, rock collector, and devoted foot washer. She uses Reiki, Access Consciousness, crystals, stones, and her empathetic impressions of her guests' energy to improve their well-being. She shares her knowledge freely, to bring them healing energy not just during the service, but also includes Taiya's personal recommendations for her guest to help them improve on their own. Energy healing can leave you centered, relaxed, peaceful, and at ease. It opens areas of diminished energetic flow, including emotional releases such as tears, pain relief, or laughter. She loves connecting with others and assisting them on their healing journey.
Taiya is available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and every other Saturday.
Vicki Duran - Front Desk Coordinator
Vicki started out as a frequent guest at BLU WATER and enjoyed her time so much that she joined the team. She has now been part of our Blu Water family for over a year now. In addition to Blu Water, she's also employed at U of M, serving and taking care of others is a part of every aspect of her life. She takes care of us at the salon/spa, allergy patients for U of M, her parents as they're growing older, and her kids and grandkids. When time allows, she enjoys Bunco with friends and crafting. You will see her on Saturdays, and sometimes through the week popping in to make sure we have what need!
Dr. Mark Joseph - Chiropractor
Dr. Joseph obtained his Chiropractic Degree from Life College in Atlanta, Georgia. He has been providing chiropractic care for over 23 years and in 1998 Dr. Joseph opened Chiropractic Health Center in Monroe. The doctor practices a traditional chiropractic “hands on” method, in addition to a variety of techniques. Each treatment is individualized to the patient’s needs and range from soft and gentle to firm and direct adjustments. Dr. Joseph believes in educating his patients, enabling them to have an active role in their health and well-being.
Dr. Joseph is available at The Chiropractic Health Center at 1785 N. Telegraph Rd. on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9-5pm. You can reach that office at 734-242-1200.
Dr. Joseph is available at BLU WATER on Tuesday and Thursday from 4pm - 6pm.