Meet OUR PROFESSIONALS
Owner and Operator
Two decades after obtaining her MA Cosmetology License in 1987, owner and operator Karyne decided to pursue her desire to work with and service the public through massage therapy. Upon graduating from Bristol Community College’s Massage Therapy Program in 2009, she established Karyne and Company Massage Studio at 338 Elm Street. When the opportunity for expansion became available, Karyne jumped at the chance to increase the range of services provided to clients, and founded Karyne and Company Day Spa at its current location, 368 Elm Street. Karyne’s passion for beauty and wellness comes across in every aspect of her spa. She sincerely hopes that every client has an enjoyable, relaxing, and memorable visit.
-Children Advocacy Center
-Served on the Board of Licensed Massage Therapists at Bristol Community College
After graduating in 2015 from Spa Tech Institute’s Advanced Esthetics Program and obtaining her MA Esthetics License, Jill discovered she preferred to have a hands-on role in spa operations. She began at Karyne and Company in March 2016, utilizing skills learned as an esthetician and her experience in office settings. A problem solver at heart, she believes everything is doable, workable, and fixable. She brings this attitude to her interactions with clients and hopes that they have an exceptional visit, every time.
Christine has been a Karyne and Company staple since we first opened at our current location in 2011. Trained at La Baron Beauty Academy, she boasts over 27 years of experience. An expert in nail care, Christine is dedicated to providing outstanding customer service and going beyond expectations. She values the long lasting connections she makes with her clients and considers that to be her favorite part of her job.
A Licensed Massage Therapist for 10 years, Fatima has a passion for healing others through massage. Specializing in deep tissue and sports massage, she uses her talents to target specific problem areas clients may have. Through her education at the Salter School and her professional experience, Fatima is also talented in other specialized areas, such as hot stone and prenatal massage. A member of the Karyne and Company team since 2013, her favorite part of her job is interacting with clients.
Skin Care Specialist
Emily is a MA Licensed Esthetician and graduate of the Paul Mitchell Skin Academy. Inspired by the results of her first professional facial in 2005, she decided to pursue a career that allowed her to provide that same feeling to others. With over six years of experience in the skin care field, she has a passion for meeting high standards and continuing her education. She regularly attends classes at the International Dermal Institute to stay up to date on the current trends and latest treatments. She hopes that every client leaves happy and with healthy, glowing skin.
Micaela has worked as a MA Licensed Nail Technician at Karyne and Company since 2014. Her 10 years of experience have brought her around the world for training and certifications, from Paris to Portugal. Prior to becoming a US Citizen in 2004, Micaela owned and operated a full service salon in Saint Michael, Azores for 5 years. She prides herself on her attention to detail and strives to provide each client with nails they love!
Brittany is a Massachusetts Licensed Massage Therapist, and a graduate from Bancroft School of Massage Therapy. Her whole life she has always been passionate about the power of touch as a method of healing, and decided to make it her career. Her goal is to help her clients alleviate stress and tension in a professional and compassionate manner. She is eager to build a loyal clientele base built on trust and reliability. She believes in enhancing her skills through classes and seminars to ensure a quality massage to her clients for many years to come.
Skin Care Specialist
Lisa is a Massachusetts Licensed Aesthetician. The core of her practice is all about giving you the best experience while teaching you how to preserve the skin you are in. She is passionate about continuing her product knowledge to ensure her clients the best results, while also staying up to-date on new and exciting services. She utilizes her professionalism, respect, and high quality techniques to provide you with a refreshing look and feel.
Skin Care Specialist
Karna is a Massachusetts licensed Esthetician with 8 years of experience in the field. She studied, trained and graduated from the Elizabeth Grady School of Aesthetics. In addition to aesthetics, she holds a Bachelors of Fine Arts with the focus on Illustration from UMASS Dartmouth. She enjoys applying her skills in aesthetics and artistry with her clientele. Her goal is to provide a relaxing experience for each client and to give them the best results for their skin. The most enjoyable part of her work is meeting and connecting with people, building relationships and the satisfaction of giving her clients beautiful, healthy skin.
Hollie is a Massachusetts Licensed Massage Therapist, a graduate at Salter School in 2009. She specializes in Swedish, Deep Tissue and Range of Motion techniques. She believes in the natural healing of massage and that it is a way to revive and heal the body. Her goal at Karyne & Company is to help her clients alleviate the tension and stress in a professional and compassionate way.