Our therapists come from a variety of backgrounds. They have extensive training in their fields and have worked for some of the best spas in the south. We provide our clients with ultimate customer service in all that we do. We want your visit at Simply Your Spa to be a unique and a relaxing one.
Toni Tarplin, NT & LE
Toni is a Licensed Nail Technician and Esthetician. She is also one of our Assistant Spa Directors. Raised on Wadmalaw Island, Toni comes to our team with a bubbly and colorful personality; she loves to provide exceptional services to her clients. She enjoys nail art and providing relaxing arm and hand massages to her clients. Toni has recently become Shellac CND Certified, and is also a Certified jane iredale Make-up Consultant. She has extensive experience in the spa industry, and looks forward to pampering you. Toni was honored to be nominated in the 2018 Post & Courier Charleston's Choice awards in the Best Aesthetician category.
Arnold O'Neal, LMT
Arnold, the Spa Manager, is a Licensed Massage Therapist who specializes in fitness and neuromuscular massage. Arnold has a passion for working with clients with chronic and muscular pain. He is a graduate of and has been appointed to the School Advisory Council at Southeastern School of Neuromuscular & Massage Therapy and was awarded the Employer Choice Award from the school in 2010. He is trained in Craniosacral Therapy and Hot Stone Massage and uses a combination of treatment modalities to meet the needs of each client. Arnold is married to a 'massage addict' and has a 19-year old son. Having a desire to give back to his community, he was appointed to the Charleston County Disabilities and Special Needs Board by Governor Sanford in November of 2009. He also was recently partnered with Brody, a seeing eye guide, as Arnold is losing his vision to Retinitis Pigmentosa.
Mariah Piggs, NT
Mariah is a Licensed Nail Technician who graduated from Trident Technical College. She is originally from Illinois and has lived in Charleston for almost 10 years. She loves all things nails, especially nail art and glitter! She loves providing a fun experience for all of her clients, along with excellent customer service! She can't wait to see you!
April Stanfield, NT
April is a Licensed Nail Technician who came to us with over five years’ experience at a high end, exclusive spa in the southeast. She provides exceptional customer service, and provides unbeatable nail care services. She is a mentor to new therapists and a true professional as she is also a Dental Hygienist for a local dental practice.
Victoria "Niki" Beuckman, NT
Victoria, "Niki", is a Licensed Nail Technician who graduated from Trident Technical College. She comes to Simply Your Spa with a love for nail care and nail art. Niki recently became Shellac CND Certified. She is a book nerd who looks forward to meeting new clients.
Emily Neal, LMT
Emily is a Licensed Massage Therapist who graduated from Virginia College. She specializes in Swedish, Neuromuscular Techniques, Deep Tissue, Sports Massage, Hot Stone, Aromatherapy and treating Special Populations. She is a mother of two beautiful children and a proud Marine wife. Helping people achieve a new wellbeing, relieve stress, and alleviate pain through massage is her passion.
Jocelyn Williams, LE
Jocelyn is a Licensed Esthetician, who is originally from Southern California and is always ready for a bright sunny day and a new adventure. She graduated from Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and has a passion for helping people feel confident and beautiful in their own skin. With a love for music, arts, and nature which inspires her everyday to grow and prosper in the industry.
Patrice Mitchell, NT
Patrice is a Licensed Cosmetologist from Mount Pleasant who graduated from the Virginia College in 2016 at the top of her class and on the Dean's List. She is passionate about her field of study and always looks for new challenges. Patrice joined the Simply Your Spa team to provide nail care services.
Alicia Barber, LMT
Alicia, a Licensed Massage Therapist, believes that the body is able to heal itself and uses her training and experience to assist her clients in this process. Through active listening with her clients, as well as their bodies, Alicia has a collaborative approach in achieving her clients specific therapeutic goals. Alicia has been a practicing massage therapist for over 15 years. Her areas of expertise include; deep tissue, neuromuscular, sports, pregnancy and trigger point techniques. The one absolute love of Alicia's life is her energetic, kind- hearted son Darren.
Julius Goodley, LMT
Julius is a Licensed Massage Therapist who graduated from Miller Motte Technical College. He is a native Charlestonian who has been practicing massage for nearly 13 years.
Raechelle McKelvey, LMT
Raechelle is a Licensed Massage Therapist who has over 10 years of experience in the massage field working at high-end spas. She graduated from Charleston School of Massage. While in school she studied Swedish, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point therapy, foot reflexology along with other modalities. Her goal with each client is to relieve any stress they may feel and make them feel refreshed when they leave.
Magdalena is our team leader at the front desk. Originally from Romania she has worked in spas all over the world. She has a big smile and an even bigger heart to serve our guests.
Christopher (C.J.) Fechter - LMT
C.J. is a Licensed Massage Therapist who pursued this profession after he received the benefits of massage following a serious injury. He looks forward to helping others as they heal from injuries.
Emily Key, LMT, LE
Emily joins our team as an experienced Licensed Massage Therapist. She also just received her Esthetic license and looks forward to providing her clients with exceptional massage and skin care services.
Stephanie is one of our front desk associates who comes with many years of spa experience.