Our Lovely Staff

Our Estheticians...

Maria - Maria has been a licensed Esthetician for 13 years and has been giving amazing facials at YNE Day Spa for 8 years. To her, the best part of working at the spa is all of her wonderful clients. Her favorite service to perform is eyebrow waxing, she loves the creativity. Maria's favorite Aveda products are the Exfoliant which can make a huge difference to everyone's complexion, and the Green Science line because it works really well on mature skin and gives almost immediate results. Maria believes that YNE Day Spa is the best around because it is so inviting, it has a wonderful "feel" and emits serenity. Maria has been very thoroughly trained at the Aveda Institute of Chicago. She also has a medical background and expertise in chemical peels, glycolic peels, as well as problematic skin types. She also is a firm believer in holistic medicines.

Lash Technician

Tara - Tara has been a certified lash technician for 2 years and loves giving women the exact lash effect they are looking for, from natural to dramatic. Tara has limited availability with us so please book in advance.  Ask about her first time client specials.

Our Massage Therapists...

Vida -Licensed Massage Therapist for 6 years. She has a unique technique taught from Europe. Deep tissue is her specialty.

Roberta -Roberta is a Nationally Certified Massage Therapist and offers a variety of massage techniques and modalities such as Swedish, Myofascial release, deep, sports, prenatal, acupressure, and trigger point therapy. Roberta offers massage and balance for your body and soul and believes service to humanity is true spirituality. Her motto is to live life to the fullest, laugh a lot and love yourself and those who need it most.  She is excited to be a part of Your Natural Element to continue her passion of healing in a warm and holistic environment.


Peggie -Peggie has been a Massage Therapist for over 20 years, with YNE for 10 years. Her specialty is Pre-natal Massage. Because Peggie's hours with us are few, she requires pre-booking in advance.

Our Hair Stylists...

Jenna- Jenna has been a licensed cosmetologist for 11 years and has been performing a variety of hair services at YNE for 7 years.  Jenna enjoys both cutting and coloring, especially for someone who is looking for something new.  If you need a bit of a seasonal change Jenna can help you chose a beautiful color and great hair cut to complement your completed look.  Jenna loves Aveda's Damage Remedy for clients that want their hair to be in great condition with superior shine.  She also recommends Aveda's Phomolient as a good foundation for any beautiful blow dry.  Jenna has taken classes with Vidal Sasson and several Aveda training seminars.

Amy- Amy has been a licensed cosmetologist for 16 years.  She has enjoyed 9 fabulous years at YNE Day Spa.  In Amy's opinion the best part of working at the spa is having a great clientelle.  Her favorite service to perform is color because she loves the challenge of formulation and the outcomes that can be produced.  Amy loves Aveda's Smoothing Fluid because it leaves hair smooth and soft with lots of movement and flexibility.  Amy has had the privilege of training with Aveda at their headquarters in Minnesota.  Amy also loves to do up do's, so for all of your upcoming special occasions, keep Amy in mind!

 Jennifer P.  - has been a licensed cosmetologist for 9 years. Hair is her passion and loves to use her creativeness when formulating the clients hair needs. She truely believes that what you put on your body, goes into your body. That is the main reason she loves Aveda so much because of the naturalness of the products. Why use products with fillers and unwanted chemicals when you can use Aveda products that are as antural as can be?  Jennifer also does facial waxing, brow, lash tinting and facial peels. The atmosphere and naturalness of the spa makes Jennifer love to be deeply involved in her work everyday.

Our Nail Technician...

Jennifer A. - Is our Part-time nail technician. She loves working with Shellac and Vinyl Lux, she is a natural at it. You will love her easy spirit and detailed work.

Owner: Maria Fredericks , Reception: Rocio & Nikki

Are you a licensed professional interested in joining our team?  Please stop by the spa for your application.