Amanda started her esthetician career in 2006 and joined the Akari team in 2016. As a Reiki Master certified in Integrative Reflexology, her passion is healing through esthetics. Originally from South Carolina, Amanda has gained extensive knowledge in how to provide results-driven treatments and has developed the ability to address the skincare concerns of each client while helping to melt away their stress. Amanda is committed to creating a space where clients can relax and release their tension without feeling guilty about self-care. Before joining the spa industry, Amanda received a BA in French literature from the College of Charleston and studied abroad in France, Spain, and Brazil.