April Burch

April Burch, founder of Skincare Solutions; an upscale Spa Studio in North Raleigh, has years of experience in celebrity eyebrow shaping/design. While other spas opt for quick and fast services, Skincare Solutions is designed to give you quality one on one, personal beauty services with a master waxing and eyelash artist. April’s specialty is customizing beauty services for each individual working to bring out your own natural features. She is known worldwide for her passion and greatness in the field and for her gift of enhancing one’s natural beauty. As a trainer for other licensed professionals, April has partnered with the best Eyelash Extension Company in the world, Lavish Lashes, to bring you the best quality of services guaranteed! Make your online reservations now. Your eyes are the keys to your soul. Let April unlock the soul of your beauty.

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Deanna Rinella

Deanna started her career as a certified orthodontic and dental assistant. Shortly after completing that program, she became a certified nail technician. For the next twelve years, Deanna continued to work as both a dental assistant and a nail technician. Since then, she became a licensed esthetician and a permanent makeup artist. In 2007, Deanna was certified as a Lavish Lashes Eyelash Extension Professional. She has worked in spas in both Rhode Island and Virginia and recently started her own eyelash and microblading business in Alexandria, VA.

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Emily Thelin

Emily, studied to be an esthetician at PCI Academy, a cosmetology school in Iowa. Emily wanted to become an esthetician for the sole purpose of being a lash stylist. Emily graduated in 2012 and has been providing lash extensions at the same studio ever since. She is the mom of a four and a six-year-old.

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Jen Speigel

Jen attended Empire Beauty School in Warminster, PA and earned her cosmetology license in 1998. In 2013, she completed the esthetics course at the Toni and Guy Academy in Ambler, PA. Then, in 2015, she became a Certified Lavish Lashes Eyelash Extension Professional. Jen has 19 years of experience in the beauty industry—first as a hairstylist for many years and then focusing on esthetics since 2013. She currently works at Rejuvepod in Glen Mills, PA, offering skin services and, of course, Lavish Lashes eyelash extensions.

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Jennie Nicastro

Jennie graduated from DeRielle Cosmetology Academy in 2006 and has been an esthetician for eight years. Jennie also holds an Advanced Level Certification in Permanent Makeup. She has been a Certified Lavish Lashes® Professional for seven years and became a Lavish Lashes® trainer in 2013. She works at the 5th Avenue Salon in Carlisle, PA. At the salon, Jennie has a good mix of clients that allows her to dabble a bit in all of her passions and never get bored!

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Jessica Hartman

In 2000, Jessica graduated top of her class from Miami Valley Career Technology Center in Ohio. She worked in a small shop for about year doing hair, skin, and nails, before moving to well-known day spa in the Dayton area, where she specialized in nails. Four years ago, Jessica opened her own spa and began offering lash extensions, which led her to become a Lavish Lashes® Trainer.

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Kasey Sherek

Kasey is co-owner of New Trendz Tanning and Body Wellness, a salon in Virginia, MN. She has a full eyelash extension client base at her salon, and when she is not doing lashes, she works for another family owned business traveling all over Minnesota doing medical evaluations and fit testing—mostly at volunteer fire departments. She is also a certified occupational hearing conservationist and performs audiograms at the fire departments as well. She also has experience teaching as an American Heart Association CPR/First Aid Instructor and as an It Works! Consultant, which allows her to help others through her presentations. Given all her skills, Kasey considers herself a “jack of all trades”!

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Lash Extension Trainer Kasia

Kasia Baran

After moving to the United States from Poland in 2003, Kasia began her career by becoming a licensed nail technician in Illinois in 2004. She continued her passion for the beauty industry by obtaining her AVEDA Cosmetology License and completed her Master AVEDA Stylist certification in Florida. She earned her Illinois and Florida Cosmetology License in 2010 and in Texas in 2015. In 2011 she was also certified at Schwarzkopf as a Master Colorist. She received her Lavish Lashes certificate in 2012 and has been a Lavish Lashes National Trainer since 2015. After many years in the hospitality service, as well, she relishes in the fact that she can pass along her knowledge and passion to others and can help teach the skills needed to become a Lavish Lashes stylist. Kasia is currently the proud owner of DALLASH in Dallas and a private salon in Chicago.

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Kate Higgins

Kate Higgins lives in Malvern, PA and is a full time Esthetician, lash specialist, and now a Lavish Trainer. Even before getting certified, Kate knew that lashing was something she would love and excel in. After doing research, she found Lavish Lashes® to be the leader in the eyelash extension industry. Her Lavish training left her prepared and confident and after quickly building a large clientele, she wanted to take it a step further and help others do the same. Kate proudly represents Lavish Lashes and loves sharing tips on building a loyal, large, and lucrative client base. She finds that getting trained by Lavish Lashes® was the best professional decision she’s ever made.

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Layla Chavez

Layla is a licensed esthetician who started her career in 2013 at Ninotch, an urban retreat, as an organic airbrush tanning technician. She graduated from the Aveda Institute in Washington, D.C. and became a Lavish Lashes Stylist in April 2014. Layla became a Lavish Lashes Trainer August 2015 and is currently attending the Master Esthetics Program at the Esthetics Institute in Virginia. She hopes to one day own a business and build a reputation throughout Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia.

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Lori Archambeau

Lori graduated from the aesthetics program at the Aveda Institute in Washington, DC in 2013 which is when she also became a Certified Lavish Lashes® Stylist. Prior to becoming an aesthetician, she worked for a large corporation as an executive assistant for many years. Currently, Lori is enjoying the flexibility of working for herself, continuing to expand her lash business and facilitate training classes with Lavish Lashes®. Lori has been a certified trainer with  Lavish Lashes® since April 2014.

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Lash Trainer Meagan Shelley

Meagan Shelley

Meagan became a Certified Lavish Lashes® Stylist in February 2012 and a trainer in June 2012. She is very proud and happy to be a part of the Lavish Lashes® family and enjoys teaching others in what she feels is the safest lash extension application process in the industry. Meagan is a single mom and working for Lavish Lashes® has provided her the opportunity to work part-time and spend quality time with her son.

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Melissa Hare

Melissa Hare resides in central Pennsylvania. She is a licensed Cosmetologist who focused on nails and spray tanning before becoming Lavish Lashes certified in 2014. As a former salon and office manager, it was only natural for her to extend her talent for teaching by becoming a Lavish Lashes Trainer in 2015! She is inspired to build confidence in each new stylist and to teach them how to effectively market themselves and the products to make the most of their career and investment.

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Melissa Mobley

Melissa studied esthetics at the Aveda Institute in Manhattan. After working in the industry for nine years, specializing in skin care, waxing and body treatments, Melissa moved back to her hometown of Seattle. Shortly thereafter, she relocated to the Kenai Peninsula in Alaska to be closer to her fiancé. Soon Melissa opened her own day spa, Truuli Escape, offering lashes and a host of other of services.

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Nichole Bonollo

Nichole works as a lash stylist in Cranston, RI.  She started lashing in Rhode Island when there were only two other lash artists in the state.  Nichole has been lashing at her family salon for almost 5 years and became Lavish Lashes Trainer in 2012.  She is the regional trainer for New England and teaching is her favorite part of lashing!

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Rachael Hollingsworth

Rachael Hollingsworth represents the company in Mississippi. This mom of three, whose husband serves the country in the USAF, has been active in the beauty industry for 17 years. Rachael is a hair stylist who has a passion for what she does and truly loves her clients. When Lavish Lashes® came knocking, she was excited to become one of our trainers. In addition to this, becoming Lavish Certified has also enabled her to provide her customers with the lash extensions they’ve constantly been asking her for.

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Shani Amiel

Born in Israel, Shani became an esthetician in 1999 and began doing facials. It wasn’t long before she started her own business. Shani was the first person in the San Fernando Valley to become a Certified Lavish Lashes® Specialist. She has been with Lavish Lashes® for eight years and has been a trainer since August 2012.

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Stacey Frank-Heit

Stacey has been in the industry for 17 years and has owned her own business Shayna Punim Skin & Body since 2008. In addition to lash extensions, she offers facials, chemical peels, and waxing. She started with Lavish Lashes® in 2005 and became a trainer for the company in August 2012. Stacey is the busy mom of three little boys.

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Veronica Payne

Veronica graduated from Dudley Beauty College in 2008 with a license in esthetics. After graduation, she worked at a salon in Chicago and built her clientele, including singer Jennifer Hudson. In 2011, Veronica opened her own salon, Whip Lashe, where, in addition to lash extensions, she offers facials and other esthetic services. Veronica loves being a Lavish Lashes® trainer and enjoys traveling to new places and meeting new people.

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Wendy Reynolds

Wendy has been a licensed Esthetician in Alberta, Canada since 1997. She later became certified with Lavish Lashes in 2013. Wendy also possesses a diploma through the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology as a Laboratory & Research Technician, where she implemented formal procedures for proper usage of certain chemicals for health safety. She is a mom who now spends more time with her family by being able to see lash clients in her home studio.

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