Stayce Van Buren
Grew up in the Houston and surrounding area parts of town. First became self-aware as a teenager when she became a lifelong vegetarian. Multi studied modern dance, film photography, journalism/communications, economics, and business in college. Stayce initially entered the health, massage, and skin care arena by becoming involving in the Spa Industry in 2008. Worked her way up to Spa Advisor and Spa Director for local day spas and and now as the Business Manager for Kavana Spa since May of 2012. Stayce is now also a Licensed Massage Therapist graduated from Avalon School of Massage in the summer of 2019. "I enjoy working both aspects of the business now and it gives me tremendous appreciation for the business as a whole. My clients come to me for a massage and I work with them to develop a plan that will work for their specific needs." Trained in Swedish, Thai, Shiatsu, Deep Tissue, Prenatal, Aromatherapy, Cryotherapy and Thermotherapy, as well as completion of Level 1 Nutrition from Monash University. Stayce integrates several modalities including meridian lines, trigger point, general stretching, PNF stretching, energy work, CBD, Myofascial work into sessions with her clients as well. "I want to continue learning techniques and always expanding my knowledge!"
An Artist who wishes to bring her touch to the massage field. Believes that relaxing the body and mind creates the perfect opportunity for healing to take place and is what draws her to massage. After working in the pet care industry for four years she turned to massage therapy. As a recent graduate from Phoenix School of Massage, Ashley hopes to learn even more from working hands on.
Welcome Vanessa to the Spa! Vanessa has been a massage therapist for over 10 years. She loves bringing clients to a relaxed environment and making them feel better. She excels in both Deep Tissue and Hot Stones massage.