Bay Massage & Skin Care began providing massage therapy on Bainbridge Island in 1993. By 1997, the business expanded to include a full menu of skin care treatments and waxing services. The staff at Bay Massage & Skin Care combines their skills to offer you the very best in personalized service.
The goal of our massage therapists is to assist their clients in achieving optimum health through reduced anxiety, enhanced relaxation and injury recovery. They specialize in Swedish and deep tissue massage, injury treatment, Hot Stone therapy and pregnancy massage.
Our licensed skin care therapists approach skin care with a holistic integrated philosophy. They believe the skin is a mirror of all the external and internal influences from our body and treat the skin appropriately to provide the most valuable results to each client. Our skin care therapists believe education is the key to healthy skin and offer their expertise generously to all clients.
In 1997, Darlene received her skin care education through The Euro Institute after earning a Bachelors Degree in Business Admin. from Western Washington University. She immediately joined Kris Stapleton, a Licensed Massage Therapist on Bainbridge Island, to bring skin care services to Bay Massage. Darlene became a certified Dr. Vodder Manual Lymphatic Drainage skin therapist in 2010 and is a certified DermaplanePro technician. She is passionate about furthering her education.
Jessica has been a licensed massage therapist since 1998 and joined the team at Bay Massage and Skin Care in 2003. Jessica enjoys seeing the results that massage therapy offers her clients. She specializes in deep tissue and sports massage. She is a provider for personal injury insurance. Jessica continues to expand her knowledge in massage therapy through educational programs.
Missy received her skin care education through the Euro Institute in 2010 after earning a degree in Community Health Education from Eastern Washington University. She joined Bay Massage & Skin Care in May of 2011. Having undergone rigorous treatment for adult acne herself, Missy is dedicated to helping others achieve optimum skin care health. She continues to receive training through the International Dermal Institute.
Jen received her training in 2004 from the Aveda Institute New York. Raised on Bainbridge Island, Jen is happy to be back and working in her hometown. In her free time, Jen enjoys spending time outdoors with her 4 year old daughter.
Erin graduated from Port Townsend School of Massage in 2014. She continues to learn additional massage methods such as craniosacral and myofascial release. She specializes in Swedish Massage for complete relaxation and Deep Tissue to target problem areas. Erin believes the best massages integrate techniques which customize each treatment for optimal healing. Erin grew up in the Pacific Northwest and is excited to be part of the Bay Massage and Skin Care team!
Leslie received her airbrush certification through the Airbrush Tanning Training Center based in Sonoma County, CA in March 2010. She enjoys keeping her clients looking and feeling their best by helping them achieve a beautiful tan without the harmful effects of ultraviolet radiation. Leslie has been involved with tanning contestants for the Miss Washington pageant and continues to expand her skills through ongoing training.