Andrea C., LMBT joined the Inis staff in 2009 after devoting time to raising her three daughters. Her desire to nurture and help others led her to a career in massage therapy. In 2009 she graduated with honors from Miller Motte College. In her time at Inis, she has developed a style incorporating aspects of Swedish, deep tissue, therapeutic, acupressure and myofascial work. Andrea is a certified pre-natal practitioner. She is also a practitioner of Sacred Hawaiian Lomi and Table Thai massage. These have become integral parts of her massage style, bringing a deeper reverence to the treatments and the individual. Tying these techniques together with long rocking strokes, passive stretching and adding customized essential oils, the massage is tailored to each client's individual needs, whether relaxing and light or invigorating and deep. Andrea loves exploring new modalities to integrate into her work.
Jessica is a proud North Carolinian that believes all clients should receive the same friendly, attentive service from the time they walk in, to the time the check out. She takes pride in serving others and making sure each client is more happy when they leave than when they came in. While being at Inis, she has taken interest in the education of holistic healing and self care. Jessica has years of customer service experience as well as office management, and has been with Inis Spa since April 2018. She goes above and beyond in every aspect. She is here full time and eager to answer any questions or assist with your upcoming events here at the Spa!
To promote health and wellness, Sam obtained her esthetician liscence from the state of Washington in 2011, from the Gaty Manuel Aveda Institute in Seattle. Sam loves anything outdoors has a passion for holistic health and healing She has traveled far from home to enhance her knowledge of the industry and to also share her passion of waxing. Sam specializes in hard wax, but is well versed in both soft and hard wax.
Mary Rowe is the Owner Director of Inis Spa. Mary came from Co. Clare Ireland, where, for 25 years, she worked in the Holistic Spa Business. She was the Spa Director for 15 years at Dromoland Castle Hotel, which is one of the world's leading resorts. Mary came to the United States in 2005 and fell in love with Topsail Island and its people. She believes that the Island possesses immense healing powers. It was time for her to open Inis Spa. "Inis" means Island in the Irish Language.
Appolonia left her home state of New Jersey to experience her next chapter in North Carolina. She lived on an organic farm where she found a passion in having a natural lifestyle, thus becoming a licensed herbalist. She also practiced esthetics since 2015 at her family’s wellness center where she specialized in microdermabrasion. She has now come to continue her studies towards becoming a holistic doctor at UNC Wilmington. She is excited to share her knowledge of skin care to guide you towards healthy skin. She strives to give each and every session a customized approach to leave you feeling your best both inside and out.
Shelby S., LMBT is originally from Central California, and has been in North Carolina for four years. Residing now in Hampstead, she enjoys taking care of her 4 cats and 3 dogs, and two children. When one of her fur babies hurt his back by jumping off the bed, she could not afford the high vet bill and went to holistically healing on her on her own with pressure points. She obtained her license at Coast Carolina Community Center and has been with us since April 2018!
Tracey C., LMBT has been licensed as a massage and bodywork therapist since 2001. Before coming to join the team at Inis Spa in 2016, she had experience in clinical settings, a fitness center, as well as spa settings; all in Southeastern North Carolina. Tracey incorporates a variety of modalities in her massages including Swedish, sports, deep tissue, trigger point therapy, aromatherapy and others in order to customize each massage to the needs of the individual client. Mindful intent is always important in every massage as Tracey strives to provide the very best service in every session. Tracey lives with her husband and daughter in their home in Hampstead.
Meet Our Staff
208 North New River Drive, Suite A, Surf City, NC 28445
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Mary is an Esthetician, Reflexologist and Reiki Therapist who specializes in Holistic European facials. Mary is at Inis Spa full time and looks forward to sharing her insight and knowledge she has gathered in several countries including Ireland, France, China and here in America.
Michaella is an Oklahoma native who has moved from California to Jacksonville with her husband who serves in the Military with their 2 dogs and 2 cats. Michaella has taken holistic and medical classes and has years of Spa experience. She is more than happy to answer your questions!