600 W. CHICAGO AVE. CHICAGO, IL 60654

Our Staff

We are always looking for individuals to join our community. If you have a minimum of two years industry experience and are interested in working with us, please email your resume and cover letter to birgitta@allyuspa.com.

Employment Opportunities

Allyu Spa is hiring Illinois Licensed nail technicians to join our busy department. We currently have full or part time hours available.

Applicants must possess:

  • Enthusiasm for nail services. A genuine love of working with natural nails as well as the ability to create a memorable guest experience.
  • Flexible work availability including consistent weekend shifts.
  • Ability to work cooperatively within community. We believe in a happy and harmonious work environment!

Massage Therapists

Ashley
Nurturing, Intuitive, Firm 
Ashley comes from a background in fitness, dance, and personal training. She draws her style of bodywork from these elements creating a rhythmic blend of modalities with  focus specific body work. She incorporates an intuitive blend of trigger point , Lomi Lomi , myofascial release, and some table stretching while maintaining a firm pressure depending on the specific needs of the client.  Ashley is dedicated and strives toward creating a space for clients to embody inward focus while maintaining a safe and nurturing environment.

Chris
Clinical, Therapeutic, Firm
 Chris specializes in therapeutic massage with the intention of correcting postural deviations, as well as educating his clients to provide self care to progressively reach a point of living without pain. This can be accomplished through deep tissue massage, trigger point work, sports massage, stretching, myofascial work, and joint manipulation. Chris goal is working with clients to resolve their pain and meet their individual needs.

Cindy
Integrating, Unconventional, Intuitive
Cindy is a tri-skilled technician in massage, energy work, and esthetics from the island of Bali, Indonesia. Developing her signature style of therapeutic treatment, she utilizes Reiki and her natural gift of energy healing through our Chakra Balancing service. She combines Eastern and Western techniques with stretching and acupressure points, moving energy through the meridians. Cindy’s philosophy for all her work is to let the art of healing in you and finding body, mind, and spirit in balance.

Dorie
Relaxing, Intentional, Focused

Dorie specializes in therapeutic massage with the intent to balance the body. By adjusting to the client’s needs, Dorie has hands of intuition that will give you nurturing comfort while providing therapeutic techniques to give you the proper care your body needs. She has a knowledge of and passion for many different specialties, including myofascial release, trigger point therapy, Swedish massage, sports massage, acupressure, and stretching techniques.

Dylan
Rhythmic, Fluid, Tranquil
Dylan is a Chicago-based Professional Dance Artist and Licensed Massage Therapist.  Dylan is interested in helping her clients reduce tension and find freedom and ease through massage and movement. Dylan specializes in Swedish Massage, while incorporating sprinkles of myofascial release, Thai massage, and stretching – depending on the client’s needs. She believes in a relaxing and “melting” approach.  Dylan helps clients find better body awareness through touch.

Fran
Methodical, Structured, Compassionate
Fran believes in assessing for and working with postural distortions. Frances believes in the power of touch, necessity for manual therapy and the bodies innate wisdom in healing itself.  She is certified in Table Thai, Advance Myofascial, Swedish, Deep Fascial work, Body Mobilization and Prenatal and Structural Integration.

Glynis
Relaxing, Therapeutic, Flowing
Glynis has 26 years of experience in the salon and spa industry as a stylist, esthetician, and massage therapist. She truly believes that relaxation is the key to healing most aches and pains. Glynis specializes in working with guests who suffer from neck, shoulder, and back pains related to the postural misalignment that occurs with overuse of computers and cell phones. Body treatments, hot stone massage, Swedish, cranial sacral, trigger point, and stress relief are just a few of her specialties.

Kelly
Thorough, Firm, Therapeutic
 Kelly enjoys offering therapeutic, deep tissue, trigger point, and sports massage with a particular focus on reliving tension in the neck. Kelly also specializes in techniques to relive the pain of TMJ – as she has first hand knowledge of both the discomfort and techniques to alleviate it. Kelly can also incorporate Shiatzu techniques into her work to release deep tension without being invasive.

Leah
Balanced, Restorative, Revitalizing
Leah has experience working in medical, chiropractic and spa settings. She has studied Trigger Point Therapy extensively. She’s also studied Zero Balancing, a hands-on modality that helps energy circulate more effectively through the body. Leah’s study and practice of qigong and yoga inform her work. She enjoys drawing from these various modalities to create an individualized experience that will help each client to feel his or her best.

Morgen
Meditative, Flowing, Restorative
 Morgan’s background as a certified yoga instructor in conjunction with his studies from Thailand allow him to provide effective unique treatments that integrate stretching, movement, and breathwork, with an emphasis on mindful bodily awareness and the release of muscular tension and mental stress. His goal is to create long term positive changes in the body, using a firm touch to “melt” tissue rather than trying to force through excessive pressure, which he believes is often counter-productive. 

Nitza
Relaxing, Fluid, and Clinical
Nitza uses a variety of techniques including Swedish, Myofascial Release, Trigger Point, Stretches, and Lymphatic Drainage to customize a massage for any client. Although Nitza can have a clinical touch, her ultimate goal is relaxation. She does this by focusing on fluidity, transitions, and working layer by layer through the tissue and muscles. Nitza hopes to have each guest leave with a sense of ease and relaxation.

Roger
Clinical, Therapeutic, Intentional
Roger specializes in therapeutic deep tissue and trigger point massage with the intention of relieving muscular pain and dysfunction. He enjoys working with clients who want to overcome on-going muscular pain and soreness in order to live happier, healthier lives. Roger is passionate helping clients who are dealing with chronic pain, headaches, and postural dysfunction associated with office work and regular computer use.  Roger practices foot reflexology, he also has advanced training in treating TMJ disorder, including intra-oral massage.

Virginia
Deep, Tension Releasing, Relaxing
Virginia comes with a  background as a fitness instructor. Her massage style blends muscle-specific trigger point techniques with deep flowing, relaxing Swedish, as well as Thai techniques. She loves working with clients to alleviate pain and bring relief to issues of chronic discomfort, specializing in neck and shoulder work, plantar fasciitis, and sciatica. 

Vivian
Intuitive, Empowering, Nurturing
Vivian’s goal is to create a positive impact on her clients’ health and support them in their journey of wellness, she strives to assist each guest in reaching their goals of pain management, increased range of motion, and relaxation. Vivian is skilled in Myofascial Release, Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation, and Sports Massage Therapy, and particularly fond of providing many of our body treatments.  She also specializes in oncology massage, and feels that massage is key in supporting the treatment process.  Vivian believes that massage doesn’t have to hurt to be effective.  By focusing on each guest’s sense of comfort and relaxation, she can help to achieve deep tissue results without pain or discomfort.

Sayle

Sayle specialize in Intuitive Bodywork. She is trained in Myofascial Release, Trigger Point Therapy, Functional Methods Techniques, Applied Kinesiology, Reiki, BEAM, Theta Healing and uses her own special gifts of Clairsentience to assist her clients. Sayle’s aspiration is to bring about enhanced well-being for her clients by facilitating the release of the body’s own extraordinary healing potential. 

Estheticians

Cindy is a tri-skilled technician in massage, energy work and esthetics, from the island of Bali, Indonesia. Developing her signature style of healing therapeutic treatment, she intuitively utilizes her natural gift of energy healing.  Each treatment is customized towards the client in order to achieve better confidence and an understanding on a better daily skin regimen. Her philosophy for all her work is to let the art of healing in you and finding body, mind, and spirit in balance.

Holly is an empathetic and knowledgeable esthetician with a deep love for facials and skin care.  Holly’s favorite thing about facials is always the beautiful before and after comparison. She is also trained in Chakra Balancing, which has proven to be her favorite service to provide clients in need of a good cleansing for both their skin and their energy. Through her knowledge of chakras and her clairsentient ability to feel and clear out a client’s energetic field, she is able to provide space for one to heal their skin and their energy in a comprehensive and holistic manner.

Nicole  enjoys treating a multitude of different skin types and loves educating her clients and seeing lasting results in their skin. The most important aspect of a facial for Nicole is helping her clients relax and walk away feeling refreshed and beautiful. She also excels in speed waxing clients, striving to curate a comfortable environment for everyone who enters her room. 

Sara is an esthetician and Reiki Master. She is known for her soothing, deeply relaxing and results driven facials. She strives to empower each client with a better understanding of their skin, to help them achieve their most healthy skin possible through a holistic approach. Her favorite service to provide is the Chakra Balancing Facial as it leaves your skin radiant and spirit at peace. 

Tiara is trained in holistic methods and a variety of peels and enzymes. She believes that skincare does not have to be complicated, but consistent. She strives to give guest beautiful life changing results and relaxation.
 
 

Nail Technicians

Pei has been a nail techninican since 2014.  She initially joined the Allyu family as an intern, working with our team to develop and refine her skills as a licensed nail technician. While adept at a wide range of treatments, Pei is known for her amazing pedicures, which focus on perfecting her guests’ feet in the most relaxing way possible.

Seher has 20 years of experience providing the highest level of service to clients with a focus on delivering excellent service and relaxation. She is dedicated to her craft and of manicures and pedicures. Seher’s kind and easy going demeanor help guests to feel right at home at Allyu Spa.

Anna – coming soon!

Tammy – coming soon!

June has over thirty years of experience as a nail technician.
June is a manicurist and pedicurist who is passionate about the industry and who provides professional nail and foot services. She specializes in spa manicures and pedicures.