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.
Channing Carden - Licensed Massage Therapist/Operations Manager
Channing is a Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified MediCupping(TM) Practitioner, and level 3 Manual Medicine Therapist.
She began her career in early 2007 as a massage therapist. She joined BLU WATER in late 2008. Channing specializes in custom massage, believing no body is the same and all require special attention and care. She takes pride in helping others feel healthy, happy, and fully pampered.
Look for her on Instagram at Wellness_Restored7
Channing is available for massage on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and every other Saturday.
Nicole Villarreal - Cosmetologist/Manicurist & Inventory Manager
Nicole has been with Blu Water since 2018. She takes pride in caring for her guests and loves making them feel refreshed and beautiful every time she sees them. She offers a variety of services: highlighting, fashion hair coloring, cutting, spa facials, and spa manicures/pedicures. She is also active in continuing her education and is currently our nail department coordinator.
Nicole is available Wednesday-Saturday
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.
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.
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.
Adney Richards - Front Desk Coordinator & Cosmetologist
Adney is one of our front desk coordinators and 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
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.
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 Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.
Nina LoDuca - Front Desk Assistant/Esthetician
Nina is a licensed esthetician and has been with us at Blu Water since March 2022. Although Nina enjoys working as a Front Desk Assistant her passion and experience are in waxing, facials, and make-up. Nina makes it a goal to have every customer leave refreshed and beautiful. Although the industry is constantly changing, Nina continues to grow in her knowledge and skills. In her free time Nina enjoys traveling, her dog Stella, reading, and concerts.
You can find her on Instagram at estheticsbyantonina
Nina is available Fridays.
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.
Genevieve "Eve" Pipoly - Esthetician
As a recent graduate from Aveda, Eve is eager to serve you to help you feel balanced overall and happy with your skin. Her personal goal as an esthetician is to make every experience meaningful and special to her guests.
Eve is available Wednesdays 2 pm-7 pm.
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.
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.
Jillian Maldonado - Front Desk Coordinator
Jill is one of our newest Front Desk Coordinators at the spa. She is excited to jump into the industry to grow her knowledge and passion for nails. In her free time, she loves spending time with her friends and family. She also loves playing with her two dogs, Max and Lola. Max is a golden doodle and Lola is a Shi Tzu. Jill looks forward to greeting you with a warm smile when you enter the spa and making sure your visit was everything you expected and more.
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.