Meet Our Team of Professionals
Pampering Hampton Roads Since 1996 ~ Body Shoppe Spa & Salon is proud to work with the best of the best! Our team of warm, friendly & talented professionals look forward to exceeding your expectations with an experience that will both relax your mind & renew your spirit. Leaving you to look & feel your very best!
Hair Stylist | Color Specialist | Waxing
Candy is extremely talented & adventurous with her craft. She is dedicated to her clients & always aims to exceed expectations. Candy has been making waves in this industry for over 20 years. She has studied with some of the best in the business & loves learning & trying new things. Candy is a great listener & truly passionate about Cosmetology, but also about making people FEEL good on the inside, as well as out. Candy specializes in color, balayage & hair textures of all kinds --especially curly hair. She has completed the BARBICIDE® COVID-19 Certification Course with the current highest beauty industry standards. Candy is also Olaplex Certified.
Jan's background began as a graduate of the National Beauty School in Dallas TX. Jan always strives to stay on top of her profession through a steady stream of educational classes. She has studied with: Redken, Paul Mitchell, Wella & Martin Parsons. Jan is a superb stylist at the Body Shoppe Spa & Salon, specializing in Color, Perms & Up-do’s. She truly enjoys listening & building relationships with her clients, making sure everyone who sits in her chair feels pampered & special. She has completed the BARBICIDE® COVID-19 Certification Course with the current highest beauty industry standards.
Hair Stylist Extraordinaire | Olaplex Certified
Hair Stylist | Facial Waxing
Lindsey is an honor graduate of "Luckes Beauty Academy." An excited hair stylist who believes in continual learning. Always enthusiastically looking for what is best for her clients, whether new techniques or looks. Lindsey loves the reason behind her art....her clients. She has completed the BARBICIDE® COVID-19 Certification Course with the current highest beauty industry standards.
Natural & Relaxed Hair Specialist
Dorothya specializes in color & cut services for both natural & relaxed hair. She enjoys a challenge & loves restoring life to damaged, over-processed hair. She loves every aspect of her profession & prides herself in perfecting her skills with continuing education to keep up with the latest styles & trends. As a seasoned Stylist, Dorothya is motivated by the loyalty of her clients & continually strives to exceed their expectations with every visit. When Dorothya isn't behind the chair, she enjoys spending time with her daughter Shyasia, paying it forward with her community work spreading God's love to the world.
Master Esthetician | Permanent Cosmetic Artist
VA state licensed & insured Master Permanent Cosmetic Technician & Master Esthetician. Tammy is certified in Advanced Specialty training & Para-medical training which includes: Areola restoration for Mastectomy & Breast reconstruction patients, in which she utilizes a 3D technique. Tammy also provides advanced skin care treatments to reduce age spots & fine lines to improve the overall texture & appearance of your skin.
Cosmetologist | Nails | Airbrush Tanning
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Hair Stylist | Color Specialist | Certified Eyelash Extension Stylist
Samantha is an experienced Cosmetologist, graduating from Venus Beauty Academy in 1995. Years later, she found herself planting her roots in Virginia, where she raised her family & became a nurse. Though she loved her nursing career, she missed the fun, artistic aspect of her first love. She is truly passionate about beauty, skincare & overall health & wellness. Samantha is skilled in all areas of hair design but thoroughly enjoys the challenge of major color corrections & is considered a color specialist within her craft. Her other service offerings include: facial waxing, lash & brow tinting & natural nail care. Samantha is always looking for opportunities to learn new trends, techniques & expand her skill set to better serve her beloved clients. She has recently certified as an Olaplex Stylist & completed the BARBICIDE® COVID-19 Certification Course with the current highest beauty industry standards.
Master Esthetician | Body Treatments
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Massage Therapy | Body Treatments
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Massage Therapy | Body Treatments
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Massage Therapy | Facials | Body Treatments
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Natural & Artificial Nails | Waxing
Renesia has over 20 years of experience as a nail artist & it truly shows in her work & loyal clientele. She has sharpened her skills over the years with continuing education & learning new techniques to better serve her beloved clients. Renesia is a talented professional & puts her heart & soul into everything she does. She has also never met a stranger. She is a pleasant conversationalist & always makes her clients like family. Renesia specializes in acrylic nail enhancements, natural nail care & does a beautiful dip powder manicure as well.
Owner | Marketing | Airbrush Tanning
Abby's parents originally opened Body Shoppe Spa in 1996, when she was just a young girl. Over the last 2 decades, Body Shoppe Spa has evolved from a small tanning salon into a full service Day Spa, Salon & Cafe! Abby has always enjoyed working with people & believes if you do what you love, you never work a day in your life. It has always been a dream of hers to own the Spa one day. Finally, Abby & her husband, Beau had an opportunity to realize that dream in 2018 & continue the legacy her family began so long ago.
"This industry is a labor of love. You have to have a passion for people to be successful. And for making people feel their best, inside & out. At Body Shoppe Spa & Salon, our team is full of some of the industries top professionals, each of them masters of their chosen craft. We strive to provide our guests with more than just a quality service but rather a soothing, vacation-like experience for the mind, body & spirit. With customer care our top priority along with five star service & the highest sanitation practices, we look forward to pampering Hampton Roads for many more years to come & providing our clients a place to relax & feel safe. "