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Meet The Team

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Jessica Needham

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After working long hours for several years, Jessica decided to start her career and passion in the skin care industry. She has been an esthetician for 4 years and specializes in analyzing her clients skin and working with them to achieve results! Jessica is extremely knowledgeable in her trade and can tell you about any ingredient in your current skin care products and recommend ones that will benefit your skin. She will work with you to find what works best with your lifestyle! Jessica is also one of our talented lash artist specializing in classic eyelash extensions.

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Kara Lefever

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Eyelash Artist/ Esthetician

Kara Lefever is a Richmond resident, who studied theatre at Radford University. This is where she learned her love of makeup.  She later moved to Orlando, FL to study beauty/bridal makeup.  She has been doing makeup for 10 years and has expanded her horizons! She now is a licensed esthetician and has been offering lash services for a little over a year. Her goal is for each client to feel beautiful on the outside just as they are on the inside. 


She loves to hang with her two dogs when not at Curly Willow Spa, or you can catch her on the field playing kickball with some friends.

and I dabble in special effects makeup. 

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Katie Walker

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Lash Artist/ Cosmetologist

Katie moved here from Southern Oregon last year and is excited to start this new chapter of her life here in Virginia! She is a licensed esthetician and has been doing lashes since 2017. Katie has a passion for making others feel beautiful is excited to bring her services to Richmond, VA! 

When she’s not working she loves spending time with her Australian Shepherd Kora, who shares the same love of Starbucks and lazy days by the pool. 

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