LaSendle Burgess, Nail Technician & Nail Department Manager
Since 2009 LaSendle has been making clients’ nails beautiful at Spa in the Valley. An expert in color, LaSendle is dedicated to providing outstanding customer service and going beyond expectations. Her particular passion is nail art and creating a custom look for everyone.
Zhanna Brodovsky, Nail Technician
A practicing nail technician since 1991, Zhanna is highly experienced in the art of nail care. Before joining Spa in The Valley in 2009, she built a reputation as a sought-after technician at salons like Nail Bar and Creative Nails and Hair. Zhanna’s goal for every client appointment is simple: “I want to make people beautiful,” she says.
Beth McHugh, Nail Technician & Esthetician/Makeup Artist, Novalash Eyelash Extensionist
Beth has been with Salon by Debbie Spas for more than 5 years, and has worked at all three Spa locations. Beth received her initial training at Robert Paul School of Cosmetology and further continues her education by attending trade shows and participating in on-site education offered consistently. She specializes in facials, facial/body waxing, eyebrow shaping, makeup application, makeup lessons, and natural nail services. “I waited a long time to finally have the opportunity to perform a job that I feel I was born to do. I love the beauty industry and working with clients at all levels is incredibly gratifying.”
Vicky Shao, Nail Technician
Trained at the Image Design School in Zhejiang, China, Vicky has been gracing clients with expert nail care since 2008. She practiced at several salons—including Soin Fine in China—before joining the Spa in The Valley team in 2013. Vicky’s ability to listen to her clients and interpret what they want into beautiful manicures and pedicures has become a hallmark of her service. “My favorite part of my work is the moment when I finish a treatment, and I get to see how happy my client is,” she says.
Lini Sherburne, Nail Technician & Nail Department Manager
Lini joined the Spa in The Valley family in 2011 as a nail artist and technician. In 2014, she entered and placed in the Top 6 in the world in the CND & Nails Magazine – Next Top Nail Artist competition. She has since discovered that a client’s nails are her favorite canvases to work on, and she uses her past skill as a graphic artist to create unique and beautiful designs. Lini specializes in CND Shellac gel manicures and nail art, as well as natural nail manicures and pedicures.
Natalia Timofejeva-Thomas, Nail Technician
Natalia joined the Spa in The Valley team in 2008. Natalia offers natural manicures, pedicures, and Shellac services. She received her training at the Maryland Beauty Academy. Reflexology massage is Natalia’s favorite part of the job. She loves to create a relaxing environment for clients and see them leave feeling refreshed and at ease.
Carly Walter, Esthetician & Nail Technician
Carly joined the Spa in The Valley team in 2009. Carly offers facials, body treatments, and waxing services. She is an Eminence Master Technician and received her training under Eminence Organics founder, Boldijarre Koronczay. Carly also offers manicures and pedicures, and says she loves to see her clients walk out the door with boosted self-esteem. “I want to create a memorable experience that makes every client feel special and beautiful,” she says. “Educating clients on proper skin care gives them the ability to enhance their natural beauty.”