Always at your service, the warmth and friendliness of our staff has helped La Serena Spa earn accolades as the best Bermuda spa in the Condé Nast Traveler's 2010 and 2011 Top Spas lists.
Helen has worked in the spa industry for 13 years and is a beauty therapist specializing in facial services. Having begun her career in England, Helen’s far reaching experience ranges from cosmetic counters to cruise ship spas and award winning resort spas.
Helen is deeply passionate about the entire spa industry, in particular Elemis products and services; there is nothing like an Elemis experience. She especially loves being able to do her job at such a beautiful and unique property like The Reefs.
Dorothy has extensive international experience in various areas of the beauty industry. In addition to a Masters in Public Health / Cosmetology, Dorothy has been trained in a broad range of treatments and with a number of product brands. She is particularly proud of the management training she has done with the American Management Association (AMA) and her accreditation as a Certified Spa Supervisor with the International Spa Association. Dorothy looks forward to helping make your customer experience something you can brag to your friends about. Her favorite aspect of Elemis philosophy is "minimum time maximum results".
It's no surprise Serena gives an amazing Thai Massage — she's originally from Thailand. Her favorite treatment is the Relaxation Massage, because it has a rhythmic, soothing and indulging sensation that leaves you feeling relaxed, calm and peaceful. Her favorite product is the Aching Bath Soak, an aromatherapeutic remedy that produces a deep heat effect on the body.
When she came to The Reefs in 2011, Vara brought seven years of experience as physical therapist in Thailand. Since then, she's earned a number of massage certifications and gained expertise in Chi Nei Tsang Massage, an ancient form of Chinese and Thai massage and meditation techniques. Vara is currently taking English classes so that she can better communicate with her La Serena Spa clients, although her clients already find her warm smile quite relaxing.
Amie comes to La Serena from North Wales in England and became a beauty therapist in 2007. She has worked in both spa and clinical environments back in the UK and brought her experience in those fields to La Serena. Amie is a very results-driven therapist who always wants to get the best possible result for her clients and working with the Elemis line helps her do this with ease. Her passion for giving facials is apparent in her pick for her favorite Elemis products, the Tri Enzyme products. Her favorite thing about La Serena is the lovely people she works with and the view of the ocean.
Natalie brings with her 18 years of experience, having trained and qualified as a spa technician in her native United Kingdom. Specializing in facial and waxing services, Natalie has worked with Elemis for majority of career. She loves to see the results delivered by facial treatments and Elemis products and is very excited to be using world renowned Bliss wax products, the results are amazing and is so gentle on the skin.
With an impressive 25 years in the industry, Tina has worked as a therapist in a number of places ranging from private salons to five-star resorts. Her extensive background has given her experience in all disciplines of spa treatments and vast knowledge of many product lines. She is now ecstatic to be working with the Elemis and Bliss products – especially Bliss Wax and the indulgent and personalized services that go along with them. Having always been a desire of hers to work at La Serena, Tina enjoys working in the spa’s unique environment that allows for a personal touch.
Sarah comes to us all the way from Ireland, with 8 years of experience. Before joining our team in Bermuda, Sarah worked as a therapist aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line ship. She has studied therapy across Europe, including Elemis training in London. Since visiting Bermuda years ago, she has dreamed of making it her home. Sarah’s favorite things about La Serena Spa: the beautiful views from the relaxation room and our signature Bamboo Massage.
With 13 years of massage therapy experience, Thomas has joined the talented team of professionals here at La Serena. Having graduated from three institutions with an number of massage therapy programs under his belt, Thomas moved on to work with an array of interesting clients. He has treated a multitude of amateur and professional athletes including sports teams, Cirque du Soliel performers, professional dancers and more. Thomas has now happily settled in at La Serena and is looking forward to the new opportunity to live and work in beautiful Bermuda.
Originally from Newcastle, England, she has been working as a therapist for more than 6 years. Elizabeth got her spa start when she attended Beauty College in Newcastle and the Seiner Academy. She holds a BTEC National Diploma Level 3 and is certified in the products of both Elemis and Comfort Zone. When asked about her favorite treatments to perform, she answered that she likes the body treatments and the Pro-Collagen facial because clients are able to see results by the time they leave the spa.