Meet the Team
Coastal Massage & Spa strives to treat each guest with the highest levels of customer service and to provide the most luxurious spa treatments in the Wilmington area. Highly rated on Facebook, Yelp, and Google, we have earned a reputation for excellence and for offering only the highest quality spa services and exceptional customer service to our guests. From our beautiful facility to our high-quality products and experienced staff, a visit to Coastal Massage & Spa will leave you feeling relaxed and pampered.
Ready to book a massage online? You can do so here or call (910) 208-4161
Jaime, Massage Therapist
Jaime received her massage therapist degree at Miller-Motte in 2006 and has been with Coastal Massage and Spa since 2014. She uses her vast knowledge of anatomy to help her clients not only understand where the pain is coming from but develops a plan on how to help relieve it. Using both deep tissue and therapeutic techniques. If there is a sore spot she will find it! Jaime is also trained in sinus massage, oncology massage, and manual lymph drainage massage. Clients who are going through chemotherapy, or have had lymph nodes removed, need extra considerations when receiving a massage.
When not working I love to hang out with her daughter and dogs. Loves to read and crochet too!
Heather, Massage Therapist
Heather received her massage therapist license at Miller-Motte in 2004 and has been with Coastal Massage and Spa since 2017. Heather thrives on helping her clients. Whether it be with relaxation, recovering from an injury, or maintenance for their health. She is known for her very firm, but relaxing pressure. Heather enjoys working with all types of clientele and enjoys building great relationships with them over the years.
Heather enjoys crafting and figure skating and being close to the beach.
Karen, Massage Therapist & Esthetician
Karen received her massage therapy license at Coastal Carolina School of Massage Therapy in 1996, and her Esthetics license in 2000. Karen joined the team in 2017 and is our most experienced massage therapist! Practicing Massage for over 27 years, she has a wide range of modalities. She specializes in: Swedish, soft tissue release, deep tissue, cranial-sacral, and reflexology. But, don’t be fooled by Karen’s sweet demeanor, she is stronger than she looks!
Karen enjoys painting, reading, golf, and yoga. And You might find her out riding her Harley Davidson!
Susan graduated from CFCC in 2013 with a degree in Esthetics and has been with CMS since 2018. You can find Susan helping at the reception desk as well as providing esthetics services. She has always had a love for skincare and make-up, and once her children went away to school she decided to pursue her passion. Susan is well known for her facial massages during treatments. She does a combination effleurage with pressure point work around the eyes and nasal cavity. She loves waxing, especially eyebrows!
Fun facts: She was a trick water skier and can still do most of the tricks when given the chance.
Jen, Massage Therapist
Jen graduated from the College of Wilmington and has been a Massage Therapist for 6 years. Joining CMS in July 2018, Jen is a Massage Therapist, as well as a Manager! She is known for giving ‘intuitive’ therapeutic massages. Being attuned with her clients help her identify areas they might need more work done, even if they are unaware there was tension there! The reward of giving her clients an improved quality of life is the main reason she loves massage! She is proficient in table Thai-stretching, prenatal, therapeutic, hot stone, Swedish, orthopedic, facial lymphatics, deep tissue, reflexology, and myofascial release. In addition, Jen loves to do body scrubs and body wraps!
Hobbies: music, friends, foodie: loves trying new restaurants. Favorite style of music is metal!
In 2016, Joanna graduated from CFCC with a degree in Esthetics and joined CMS in 2018. After finding solutions to her own skincare concerns through regular facials, Joanna wanted to help others experiencing similar problems. As well as her love for make-up, it was an easy career choice for her. She now enjoys helping her clients achieve their optimal skincare. She is proficient with hydrafacials and body treatments.
*Hobbies: as a former professional ballerina her love for dance has maintained. She wants to take ballroom and Latin dance classes! She also loves her two golden retrievers. Traveling is another passion: she loved Italy, and really wants to explore Singapore or Australia next! And speaks 3 languages!
Amanda, Massage Therapist
Amanda went to Gwinnett college (formerly the medical arts school) in Raleigh NC. She’s been practicing for 10 years and my favorite style of massage is relaxing Swedish/trigger point combo. Which she believes is very effective!! The best self-care advice she could give would be stretching and cold compress to muscles, joints, tendons, and ligaments. Inflammation causes many issues that can be prevented with ice therapy!!
Tammie, Massage Therapist
Tammie went to Soothing Arts and Massage in Florida and has been practicing since 2005. She specializes in a wide range of modalities. She has certifications in Lymphatic Drainage, and Trager massage. She is also experienced in chakra balancing massage, cupping, deep tissue, myofascial release, and prenatal massage. She loves to incorporate positive energy into all of her massages.
Her hobbies include gardening, working out, kayaking, darts, travel and shopping!
Candice, Massage Therapist
Candice went to school at College of Wilmington. She’s been practicing since 2015. She likes to incorporate Swedish/deep tissue/therapeutic in almost all my massages. I specialize in deep tissue. Reiki 1&2 certified. Self care is always keep moving.
Ashley, Massage TherapistAshely went to Miller Motte College and has been practicing for 8 years. She enjoys doing Swedish and therapeutic massage but reflexology is her favorite!Her advice for clients: “Be open with your therapist and make sure you’re on the same page beginning to end. Let your therapist know exactly what your needs are, and if you’re in pain or if the pressure is not enough. Communication is key!”
Stacey, Massage Therapist
Stacey has been practicing massage since 2004 and attended Miller-Motte College here in Wilmington. She specializes in Scar Tissue Therapy, Myofascial Release, and Therapeutic Massage. Stacey loves working with clients to help them manage their symptoms associated with post-surgical or trauma scars (even the really old scars!), as well as helping her clients experiencing chronic pain. Her favorite health care tip is to take up yoga! It is so helpful for overall pain management and injury prevention. In her free time, Stacey loves to work in her yard and plays the viola.
Kyra, Master Lash Extension Artist
Since 2010, Kyra has been a leading Aesthetician in the art of lash extensions. Certified as a Master of Volume Lashes by The lashes and a Master of Russian Volume by Sinful Lash, Kyra is proud to offer the best last extensions in the industry.
Over the past decade, Kyra has attended ongoing education from over 30 different courses for additional disciplines, and techniques that she integrates into her practice. She enjoys sharing her passion for lash extensions with both new and advanced artists through the ongoing training she offers.
When she is not working, Kyra enjoys spending time with her 2 dogs and watching the Green Bay Packers every Sunday.
Elizabeth’s passion for skin care has elevated her to an experienced esthetician despite only graduating in 2019 from CFCC. Her bubbly personality puts her clients at ease, and attention to detail leaves her clients feeling better than when they walked in! She specializes in Brow illumination. Who doesn’t love a good brow?!
Maria, Massage Therapist
Maria has been a therapist since 2011. She specializes in deep tissue, sports, therapeutic, and Swedish massage as well as neck techniques. She is a mother of three and has one grandson. Her youngest keeps her busy with softball, cross country, track & field, soccer, basketball, band and choir! She loves being outdoors, fishing, and spending time with her family.
Larrie, Massage Therapist
You NEED her to KNEAD you! Larrie graduated from the Massage Institute of Memphis in 2010 and worked as a licensed massage therapist for 10 years in her own studio with seven other therapists that worked for her. She moved to Wilmington in December of 2020 to be closer to her family and has been with Coastal Massage since January 2021. Larrie specializes in therapeutic massage and deep tissue but also enjoys our specialty and body treatments. When not massaging, Larrie enjoys hanging with her four fur babies and walking the beach.
Meet the TeamCoastal Massage & Spa strives to treat each guest with the highest levels of customer service and to provide the most luxurious spa treatments in the Wilmington area. Highly rated on Facebook, Yelp, and Google, we have earned a reputation for excellence and for offering only the highest quality spa services and exceptional customer service to our guests. From our beautiful facility to our high-quality products and experienced staff, a visit to Coastal Massage & Spa will leave you feeling relaxed and pampered.Ready to book a massage online? You can do so here or call (910) 208-4161