Gunna Covert studied in Iceland in at CIDESCO’s Reykjavik Institute. With internationally acclaimed standards, CIDESCO training requires a minimum 1850 hours of practical and theoretical work in a registered CIDESCO institute. Gunna completed a one year apprenticeship and received her certification, which allows her to work anywhere in the world.worldwide. After relocating to Seattle in 2000, she took a Lead Aesthetician position at Marco’s Two Union Square. She has been with Penelope & The Beauty Bar since 2011.
Services: Therapeutic and Microcurrent Facials, Body Treatments including Ion Magnum and Sudatonic, Chemical Peels, Microdermabrasion and waxing.
Stacy studied at Euro Institute where she furthered her education in holistic skincare. Euro Institute is recognized as one of the premier esthetics schools in North America. Its naturopathic emphasis makes it unique and very relevant in a city like Seattle. Stacy educates clients on how a balanced approach to overall wellness - in terms of diet, lifestyle and environmental factors - nurtures healthy, vibrant skin. She also holds five years of specialized training and experience with Biologique Recherche, one of the spa’s exclusive Parisian skincare lines.
Services: Therapeutic and Microcurrent Facials, Body Treatments including Ion Magnum and Sudatonic, Chemical Peels, Microdermabrasion
Sonja received her holistic esthetics training at the Euro Institute. It is recognized as one of the finest schools of esthetics in North America. She had the privilege of training with Anna Marie Carmezind many years ago. Ms Carmezind, a native of Switzerland served the skin care business for more than 20 years. Sonja specializes in facials, microcurrent treatments and waxing.
Services: Therapeutic and Microcurrent Facials, Body Wraps, Sudatonic, Microdermabrasion, Chemical Peels, Lash & Brow tinting, and Waxing.
Angelina has been working in the world of beauty for over ten years. She started out as a make-up artist, which eventually led to her developing a make-up line. This line is still carried at Marco Two Union Square. Angelina has a growing passion to help people feel and look their best and skin is one of the first things to make this happen. She specializes in facials using unique skincare from France and Budapest. She also offers professional brow shaping and body wraps.
Services: Therapeutic and Microcurrent Facials, Body Wraps and Facial Waxing.
Rachel Tobin received cosmetology training from Blades on Broadway during her last two years of high school through the Running Start program. After graduation she moved to Spokane to complete training for her aesthetics license at Glen Dow Academy. Upon moving to Seattle, she began working at Penelope and The Beauty Bar, where she has mastered the art of body sugaring.
Services: Full-body sugaring, Brow Shaping, Therapeutic and Microcurrent Facials, makeup, Body Treatments, Manicures and Pedicures
Tasnim approaches massage and bodywork holistically. Practicing for over three decades has given her many opportunities to explore multiple modalities. While a client's individual needs guide Tasnim’s work, her personal experience in yoga, pilates, weight and functional training, nutritional education, spiritual and personal growth, and medical massage collectively create the foundation for her work.
Services: Massage including Therapeutic, Pregnancy, Deep Tissue, Reflexology,Sports, and Shiatsu; Reiki, Cranial Sacral
Ben graduated from the University of Washington in 2004 with a degree in Psychology and Biology. He received his massage training at Carrington College in Spokane, Washington and has been practicing massage since 2009. He is also a NASM Certified Personal Trainer. His mission is to support individuals in achieving life balance through personal wellness. He is a strong believer in massage being a viable modality for enhancing overall health and well being. In his spare time he enjoys playing basketball, hitting the gym, and spending time with his Italian greyhound Ferrari.
Services: Massage including Swedish, Deep Tissue, Shiatsu, Sports and Athletic, Hot Stone, Aromatherapy, and Pre-natal
A graduate of Cortiva Institute, one of the nation’s most distinguished massage therapy schools, Jennifer completed the 1000-hour Extended Professional Massage Therapy program in 2010. Jennifer believes in offering a client-centered experience that builds on developing human relationships using the healing power of touch. “I work intuitively with careful attention to the body as a whole, working with the client, listening, and tailoring each massage to fit the client’s needs, incorporating many different methods of bodywork, based on a health history and initial intake interview. Through this holistic view of massage the entire body is treated, not just the part that is causing discomfort, therefore increasing the body's well being and improving mind-body awareness.”’
Services: Massage including Swedish, Deep Tissue, Myofascial Therapy, Neuromuscular Techniques, and Lomi Lomi.