Self-care is never something you should compromise on. At Elite Body Essentials, our beauty professionals do their best to provide a transformative, relaxing beautification experience with state-of-the-art naturalistic treatments. Of course, our professionals have been in business for more than a decade, and we've been fighting for the highest level of quality with whatever we do ever since. We have two suites (one in Greene, the other in Farmingdale), and both are staffed with experienced cosmetologists that take beauty seriously and will go above and beyond with any job they're presented with.
Whether you're looking for a new cut and color or stunning acrylics, we will provide you with the best, and you will always receive the highest value.
Of course, any successful business needs strong values driving the magic. We're no exception. The cornerstone principles of our operation include:
American Board Certified Haircolorist
Owner and Master Colorist working in both Greene and Farmingdale locations. She attained her state Cosmetology license in 2011, and then went on to graduate from the Haircolor Academy in 2014 located in Newburyport, Massachusetts. Joining only 7 others in the entire state, Candice acquired her Board Certification this year, from the American Board of Certified Hair Colorists; the largest Nationally recognized hair color exam. Though her favored services are balayage and natural hair coloring, Candice specializes in hard to fix cases. She enjoys the complexity of each individual situation; whether it be resistant grey hair, fading issues, at-home color repair or a texture problem, Candice strives to give you exquisite hair every time.
Cynthia joined our team in 2018, coming to us with years of experience in diverse work settings, which fostered her love of tailored haircutting. She graduated locally in 2013 with her Cosmetology degree then went on to graduate from the Hair Color Academy this year! Cynthia has also taken classes over the years in texture preservation and maintenance, focusing her efforts on curly hair and maintaining a frizz-free lifestyle. Her love for cutting is rivaled only by h her exquisite skills in blonding, and lighter hair color tones. Cynthia is available at our Greene location.
Alex joined our Farmingdale team in early 2019. She comes to us with a Cosmetology degree from the Toni & Guy Academy in Rhode Island, where she graduated in 2015. Her training from the Hair Color Academy was completed in June of this year. Alex specializes in grey reduction and grey coverage services. Of course, she knows that your grey hair can be a constant battle and will work hard to set up maintenance procedures to fit anyone's time or financial situation. Recently, she has been really shining with her new knowledge of nail care, making it easier to find all the things you may need in one place!
Jessica is a seasoned nail tech with years of training and education. She spent most of her career in Washington State and is now back home in Maine where she looks forward to introducing new clients to the wonders of gel. Her specialty is Gel nails and can help the most problematic nails with a beautiful enhancement that will last. When she is not working on clients, she is traveling throughout the country training nail techs as an educator. Jessica holds many certifications as a nail tech including e-file, art, hard gel, toenail repair, advanced foot care, and more and continues to attend classes every year to stay up to date in the latest trends and changes in the industry. Her passion is transforming her clients' nails in a positive, relaxing environment where they can feel comfortable and worry-free.
Nick joined our Greene team in summer of 2018. Since then he has received certifications from Norvell University for personal spray tanning/the science of sunless, Sun is Life for UV safety & best practices, and Farmhouse Fresh for skin care & ingredient science. With his knowledge of redlight therapy, UV & sunless tanning, Nick can help you develop a tanning or light therapy regimens to get your desired results!
Nicole joined our team in early 2019. Starting off as a receptionist Nicole worked hard, with a natural ability for teamwork and keen attention to detail she decided to start her journey as a cosmetologist in 2020. She graduated in spring of 2021 from Aveda Institute becoming fully licensed to follow her dreams! Now Nicole spends most days in Farmingdale specializing in grey blending and foiling services. Recently she has become certified in eyebrow tinting, lifting, and lamination.