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Meet Our Team

Kelli Loughman
Kelli LoughmanEsthetician / Proprietor
Kelli has been a licensed and practicing esthetician since 1996. After graduating from Lu Ross Academy in Ventura she continued her education at The International Dermal Institute & The International Congress of Esthetics where she earned numerous certifications throughout the years.

Her deep desire to help others has led to her most recent certifications as an Acne Specialist and Oncology Esthetician.

Born and raised in Ojai, Kelli has created a relaxing retreat that offers a true taste of Ojai friendliness and hospitality.

When she is not working she enjoys spending time with her son Makel, as well as her family and friends.

Carrie DeVaney
Carrie DeVaneyMassage Therapist
Carrie graduated from Taos School of Massage in Taos, New Mexico in 1998. Her distinctive style integrates training in several modalities including Swedish and deep tissue massage, myofascial and connective tissue release, Body Wisdom Healing, and Shamanic practices, as well as her training as a yoga teacher. She understands that we all contain the innate capability to heal and uses an intuitive approach to create the ideal environment for your body to unwind. Through compassionate and careful listening she addresses physical, emotional, and energetic issues, gently guiding your body toward its own natural healing abilities and opening up the potential for deep releasing of all kinds. She makes each session meaningful for your life that day, guiding your body towards peace, balance, and relaxation.
Emily Burger
Emily BurgerMassage Therapist
Emily began attending the Ojai School of Massage in 2004 and completed 500 hours of training in the Holistic Healing Arts. Her education at the school included Swedish, Deep Tissue, Acupressure & a variety of other massage techniques which she integrates into her own style of intuitive bodywork. She is also certified in Hot Jade Stone Therapy, Craniosacral Therapy, & Reiki. She works with her guides and angels and those of her clients to provide a safe and sacred space of healing.

She is passionate about writing, photography, being close to nature, loved ones, dance, meditation, reading Tarot, travel and all types of adventure (inward and outward.)

Nina Chesley
Nina ChesleyEsthetician
Nina has been practicing esthetics since 2003. She received her training at the Eurphora Institute of Beauty, Arts & Sciences. In addition to her licensing she havs obtained further training and holds certifications in; advanced Micro-dermabrasion treatments, Professional PCA Skincare treatments and Alexandria Professional Sugaring hair removal treatments.

She’s passionate about empowering my clients with my skincare knowledge.

Vicki Etchart
Vicki EtchartEsthetician
Vicki began her career as an Esthetician in 2000, after graduating from Lu Ross Academy. While in school she decided she wanted to work at Body Essentials because “it was the best, and it still is,”

Over the years she has enjoyed learning many product lines, new techniques and new modalities. She loves helping people improve the condition of their skin through education, treatments and home care. She says, “It is always fun to share in their excitement of refreshed, healthier skin.”

Raised in Ojai, her favorite pass times are the beach, horses and hiking.