Crystal is a state board-licensed cosmetologist who has been in the beauty industry for over 10 years. After working as an accountant for five years doing things like, analyzing finances, maintaining billing and managing customer service she realized she wasn’t expressing her true passion. So she quit her job, and decided to pursue her real career aspirations in the beauty industry.
After enrolling in Empire Beauty School she finally found what she truly loved to do. She discovered that helping people feel better about themselves inside and out was so extremely rewarding that she really fell in love with her work. Opening Taboo Salon & Spa was the final step in completing Crystal’s career goals in the industry.
She has continued to develop her skills through a variety of over 100 courses including: a master color class with Matrix, facial classes with Bioelements and body waxing technique classes. Crystal’s skills in the industry continue to grow as she utilizes everything she has learned with each of her unique clients.
Sarah is a licensed cosmetologist who has been with Taboo since day one, training directly with the Owner, Crystal. She has excelled greatly in her profession, being in the beauty industry for over 5 years, and was recently promoted to Master Level Stylist. Her specialty is creative colors and she loves to sport them herself with her cute, fun style. Sarah also offers additional services such as hair extensions, Brazilian blowouts, facials, waxing, manicures, pedicures, body wraps, body scrubs and spray tanning.
Jessica is a state-board certified cosmetologist and licensed massage therapist. She has been in the beauty industry for over 10 years and in the massage therapy field for 9 years. Jessica is well-rounded with different skills in the salon and spa setting. She performs massage therapy, skin care, nails, makeup, waxing and hair. She is also certified in Hot Stone massage and has taken classes for many other modalities in massage. She is energetic and out going and will continue to strengthen her skills in all areas. Her passion is making people feel and look good.
Alexis is a Licensed Massage Therapist skilled in the therapeutic approach and determined in achieving client satisfaction. She has a unique style that allows her to address client’s individual pain and tension areas while providing a completely relaxing experience. She introduced the hot towel upgrade to Taboo’s Spa Menu, along with many others. The intention of our upgrades is to further promote healing and relaxation, leaving client’s feeling refreshed in mind, body, and spirit. Alexis excels in Swedish, Hot Stone, Deep Tissue, Myofascial Release, Reflexology, and Pregnancy Massage. She also offers body scrubs, body wraps, mini facials, and spray tanning.
Ainsley is a new addition to the Taboo family. She graduated from Empire Beauty School as a fully Licensed Cosmetologist, providing hair, make-up, and nail services. She specializes in creative and corrective hair color as well as special occasion make-up. In her free time she loves going to concerts, writing, and traveling the world. She’s an excellent listener and her focus is always on making her clients feel relaxed and beautiful, every time.
Jen has experience doing hair for over 20 years, originally graduating from Upper Bucks Votech School. She started her first salon job the day after she turned 18 and enjoys it to this day. She specializes in traditional hair color and texturing, though she thoroughly enjoys multi-dimensional color and performing makeovers. In a career that spans over two decades, Jen has done a bit of everything from nails to skin, but especially loves hair. She believes that in an ever changing industry keeping up with her education is super important. She attends the New York hair show almost every year and has taken several business building classes as well. In her free time she enjoys being a black belt in karate and taking classes to keep up her training.
“The only way to do great work, is to love what you do.” -Steve Jobs
Jacqueline is the newest addition to our Taboo family. She has been Certified in Energy Therapy for over 10 years. She offers Crystal Therapy, a form vibrational therapy that works by activating the bodies own healing mechanisms to bring physical, mental, emotional and spiritual balance to our clients, as a new addition to our Taboo Menu. She also has her Certification in Reflexology and is a Reiki Master/Teacher. She loves helping others in all areas of life and provides a unique treatment for everyone’s own individual needs. She loves the beauty of nature, music, animals and spending time with her family and friends in her free time. She is always looking to further her education so she can help provide more to offer to the world and others around her. Her passion is to help others to feel more balanced in everyday life.
Amanda is a Master Stylist who has been doing hair for over 15 yrs. She enjoys the way her clients smile after getting their hair done rather it be a simple touching up of their hair color or haircut or a whole new look. She looks at doing hair as more of a hobby that she loves than a job. Making someone feel good about themselves is what makes her day. When not at the salon she is a full time wife and mom who enjoys helping out at her sons school when needed.
Mindy is a licensed massage therapist who has been in the field for a few years now, and in the public service of cosmetology for 20 years. She has training in swedish, deep tissue, myofascial release, orthopaedic, trigger point therapy, hot stone, prenatal and reflexology. Her goal is to help others in a relaxed , friendly atmosphere.