Samantha Kardaras a native of Wisconsin, and brings with her 9 yrs. of skincare experience. Trained as a Clinical esthetician and licensed Makeup artist by the prestigious Aveda Institute of Beauty and Wellness. Samantha has continued her education in clinical esthetic practices post and pre-op, and Advanced Aveda training using the latest techniques and products to promote wellness. During her career, Samantha has worked for some of the most progressive and professional Spas in the Midwest and has made a name for herself in Chicago’s North Shore Spa’s by creating services customized for each client. Samantha added Lavish Lashes eyelash extensions to Chroma’s service menu 1 year ago after receiving training and has been precisely applying them for clients ever since. Applying her vast knowledge of corrective and preventative procedures with an amazing ability to instantly relax and comfort her cliental, Samantha constantly aims to promote a genuine sense of wellbeing to every client. Samantha recently fulfilled her life long dream of one day owning her own Salon and Spa when she opened Chroma.