Forest Spa Boutique

Meet the team

  • Bianca de Jong - Owner
  • Senior Skin Care Consultant
  • Senior Esthetician/Massage Therapist

Bianca de Jong is the owner of Forest Spa Boutique in Palo Alto. She is a highly skilled and European trained esthetician that has been in the spa industry since 1995. Bianca immediately received her California license after arriving in the US in 2006. She owned a successful high-end spa boutique in the Netherlands for over 10 years. To keep her knowledge up to date Bianca travels through Europe and the US to bring the newest facial treatments to Forest Spa Boutique. Her esthetic work has been featured in a 2014 issue of Caviar Affair Magazine, an international travel magazine, and on CBS for best places to visit for facials in the South Bay. Not only will she transform your skin, she will coach you in creating a healthier skincare routine. If you prefer completely personalized facial treatments, put yourself in Bianca's hands. Due to high demand Bianca is only accepting new advanced facial therapy clients. All technicians at Forest Spa Boutique undergo a hands-on European training program in Skincare, Massage and Waxing led by Bianca.

  • Tyler Davis
  • Skincare Consultant/Esthetician
  • Makeup Artist

Our Esthetician and Makeup artist Tyler Davis received her California Stateboard Esthetician License in 2016. To extend her esthetic knowledge Tyler attended a variety of advanced classes such as enzymes & chemical peels at Pevonia Botanica, speed waxing, brazilian waxing including male brazilians, and brow waxing at EVA’S Esthetics, both prominent leaders in the spa industry. Tyler finished our in house European training program in Skincare, European Facial Massage and Waxing quickly. She specializes in enzyme peels, chemical peels and micro dermabrasion. If you like to restore your youthful, vibrant appearance place yourself in Tyler's hands. She will prescribe a treatment plan and homecare regime that will fit your busy Bay Area lifestyle. We are proud to say Tyler is a member of the Forest Spa Boutique team.

  • Zahia Short
  • Skincare Consultant/Esthetician
  • Makeup Artist

Zahia Short received her California Stateboard Esthetician License in 2008, and started her esthetic career as an esthetician at the Four Season. During this position Zahia gained extensive experience in relax therapy, chemical peels and enzyme peels. After serving the hotel industry for multiple years she decided to extend her hair removal knowledge and accepted a position at a local wax studio where she gained extensive experience in full body hair removal, brazilian waxing and brow design. Zahia’s meticulous brow work, and speed waxing technique is much appreciated by many of our clients. Eager to learn new European technique’s Zahia accepted her position as an esthetician at Forest Spa Boutique in Spring 2017. Zahia finished our in house European training program in Skincare, European Facial Massage and Waxing quickly. She is fluent in Spanish, French, Wolf (Senegalese), Arabic and English. If your skin requires a customized homecare regime Zahia can help you find a routine that fits your busy lifestyle. We are very proud to say Zahia is a member of the Forest Spa Boutique team.

  • Faith Duran
  • Makeup Artist

Faith Duran our talented makeup artist has been serving the Bay Area since 2012. She will help you to accentuate your best features and conceal ones that make you feel insecure. Her expertise goes from the naturally glamorous look to bridal, prom and more … Faith is also the obvious choice for your teen to help her explain the do's and don’ts in makeup. Faith can help them develop their own style while still staying age appropriate. Don’t battle with your teen when you have the solution right in front of you. With her cosmetology background Faith will not only advice in the makeup application process but also in the important process of makeup removal. When not busy with her makeup clients you can find Faith behind our front desk answering phone calls and emails.

  • Christina Williams
  • Frontdesk Manager
  • Makeup Artist

As our Front Desk Manager, Christina can answer all your questions regarding our private events and other spa services. Before Christina accepted her position as our Front Desk Manager she worked for over a decade as a successful cosmetologist in Southern California. She has extensive experience as a makeup artist and her expertise goes from a glamorous look to an age-appropriate teen makeup. If you are interested in booking a private or corporate spa event with Forest Spa Boutique, Christina can help you organize your party.

  • Casey Fletcher
  • Frontdesk
  • HR Manager

Casey Fletcher graduated with a BA in psychology from The Interdisciplinary Center of Herzliyya, an International school in Israel, with a specialization in Mindfulness, Conflict Resolution and Organizational Well Being. She has ampoule experience in stress reduction through mindfulness mediation, reiki and the effects of massage therapy on human body and mind. Casey can answer all your questions regarding our corporate Spa Wellness Program. She will help you to create a customized wellness program for your company that will fit your budget and employee needs. As our Front Desk and HR Manager Casey also handles all matters from appointment requests to book keeping, running our Facebook platform and handling all our HR related matters.