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Management Team

Amelia Vargas L.Ac., LE

Amelia Vargas L.Ac., LE

Amelia was born and raised in Boulder, and knew at age 13 that she wanted to be an Acupuncturist. She earned her Esthetician License first in 2003, and has been doing acupuncture since 2008.  She enjoys having the ability to offer a variety of services here, from acupuncture and microneedling, to facials and waxing. She loves the clients, the philosophy, and the team at Jlounge and has been here since day one. Amelia is also part of the management team at Jlounge and co-leads the esthetics and massage department.

Christian TeBockhorst, LE

Christian TeBockhorst, LE

Christian has been a Licensed Esthetician since 2004, and loves working for a women-owned business and being part of an incredible team of healers. She loves transforming someone’s day with anything from a brow shape to a facial. Christian is part of the management team at jlounge and co-leads the esthetic and massage department. When not at work, she is likely immersed in a creative project, or sipping tea with her daughters.

Shane Martinez LNT, LE

Shane Martinez LNT, LE

Shane has been in the industry since 2010 and feels that Jlounge is one of the best spas he has ever worked for. He loves giving the Detox Pedicure and doing foot reflexology. Shane is part of the jlounge management team, a co-lead for the nail department, and also part of jlounge’s amazing esthetician team. When doing skincare at jlounge his favorite service is the Rose Complete Hydration facial because of how relaxing it is and the glowing results it gives. When not at work he loves traveling & learning languages including Farsi, Hmong and Hindi.

Sonya Almaraz LNT

Sonya Almaraz LNT

Has been a licensed professional since 2011. She is on the jlounge management team, is the co-lead of the nail department and has been with jlounge since 2015. She loves that jlounge is more than just a spa since it focuses on clean and healthy ingredients, being environmentally conscious and valuing their employees as if they were family. Her favorite service is the Detox Pedi because it uses activated charcoal which is very purifying and incorporates a relaxing massage with cbd or shea butter.

Jennifer Meador - Retail Buyer & Reception Manager

Jennifer Meador - Retail Buyer & Reception Manager

Jennifer has been in the fashion retail industry since 2008, after graduating at the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale. She has a creative eye for style, merchandising and design, and helped create Jlounge’s beautiful boutique concept in 2017. When Jen isn’t working on the new trends for our Jlounge shop, she is managing our wonderful front desk team and supports them in giving the best customer service to our clients! Outside of Jlounge Jen enjoys snuggling with all her littles and adding to her list of furniture she would like to pain. Jen loves the Jlounge family, commitment, and clients, and feels privileged to be around so many healing and inspiring human beings daily.

ESTHETICIANS

Ella Nabiyar LE, LNT

Ella Nabiyar LE, LNT

Ella Nabiyar LE, LNT -has been a licensed esthetician, and working in the skin care industry since 2013. She highly values her clients and each of their individual needs. Her specialty is brow tinting and shaping but she also offers a variety of services such as micro needling, hydration facial, stem cell renewal, and waxing. Ella loves seeing happy faces after every appointment! Jlounge is the perfect setting for relaxation and rejuvenation! When not in jlounge Ella enjoys cooking, and camping whenever possible!

Indya Love LE

Indya Love LE

Indya enjoys how the skin care industry is constantly evolving and providing opportunities to grow and learn new skills. Licensed since 2003, she loves to see her clients glowing and relaxed after a Stem Cell Renewal Facial. She really appreciates the clean, toxin-free environment here. When not at work, Indya can most likely be found volunteering her time helping to provide low-income communities with free energy and water upgrades.

Courtney Walters LE

Courtney Walters LE

Courtney loves giving all the services here at Jlounge, but most especially loves facials. She started in this industry straight out of high school in 2016, and loves the Jlounge team and what we stand for. Courtney is also our Social Media and Marketing Coordinator, where she skillfully uses her background in photography.

MASSAGE THERAPISTS:

Lynn Abraham LMT, BCST

Lynn Abraham LMT, BCST

Lynn has lived in Boulder since graduating from the Boulder School of Massage Therapy in 1992 and loves spending time on the local trails. She appreciates the energy and atmosphere created at jLounge. She enjoys providing an integrative session blending Craniosacral and Massage where the client feels heard and leaves feeling more relaxed and at home in their body. Additionally any session ending with a mini facial.

Linden Belancik LMT

Linden Belancik LMT

Linden has been practicing massage since 1997 and most enjoys building a therapeutic relationship with the wonderful clients at Jlounge.  She likes to blend craniosacral therapy in her healing work to help people connect more deeply to themselves. She loves hiking in the foothills, being a breakthrough coach and astrologer, and spending time with animals.

NAIL TECHNICIANS

Megan Marcoux LNT

Megan Marcoux LNT

Megan has been in the industry and at Jlounge since 2018. She really enjoys doing the Lounge pedi and loves working at Jlounge “because the people are so welcoming and amazing and the environment feels like home.” Something unique about Megan is she has been to 26 concerts and counting (she loves music).

Insuk Dugan LNT

Insuk Dugan LNT

Insuk loves doing all the pedicure services we offer at Jlounge! Since she has been doing nails (starting in 2005), she has worked at a few spas and even owned her own nail salon, however, she says that working at Jlounge is the best place she has worked. She loves the management team because they treat her well, and loves her coworkers. Insuk is from Korea and when not working she enjoys painting and reading.

Sae Ishizuka LNT

Sae Ishizuka LNT

Sae has been doing nails since 2016, all of which has been at Jlounge spa. She loves doing Gel Manicures because of how great they look and how long they last. We have a great team here at Jlounge and she likes working here because of that!  Sae is from Japan.

Dani Fernandez LNT

Dani Fernandez LNT

Dani has been a nail technician since 2010. Her favorite service to give is the Gel Manicure. She loves all of the little details and how great gel polish is for any occasion. Dani enjoys working at Jlounge because she loves being a part of the Jlounge family. Born in Colombia, she is bilingual and bicultural.

Kassandra Marko LNT

Kassandra Marko LNT

Kassandra has been in the industry since 2015. She loves offering the Lounge Pedi because it includes everything needed to care for most feet. Kassandra enjoys the environment at Jlounge because her coworkers are the best and the clients are amazing. She also appreciates working with natural products, and the variety of polishes colors at Jlounge. When not working she enjoys crafting

Rajina Maharjan LNT

Rajina Maharjan LNT

Rajina has been in the industry since 2016 and has been at Jlounge since 2017. Her favorite service to give is the More pedi and Gel mani. She loves working at Jlounge because of our friendly co-workers, clean environment and happy clients. Rajina is from Nepal and something unique about her is that she really enjoys learning new things and is not afraid of failure. She feels that this is part of the process that brings her to success.

Karen Hall LNT

Karen Hall LNT

Karen has been a nail technician since 2012. She has a long standing work relationship with her clients, keeping some as friends even as she has changed industries. Karen grew up in the Philippines but left when she was 17 years old, and has lived throughout the world including Korea, England, and the United States, absorbing the variety of customs. She has 4 children, all of which are teenagers and leads an active lifestyle including; hiking, paddle boarding, skateboarding, and motorcycling.

Kayla Arlington LNT

Kayla Arlington LNT

Kayla’s favorite service to give is the more pedi because she loves pampering her clients and loves doing a little extra massage! She enjoys working at Jlounge because the environment is so positive and supportive. “I love everyone I work with and the clients make it even better.” A unique thing about Kayla is she loves to sing, anything from country to rap. She has been in the industry since 2016 and is loving every second of it!!