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. Since September 2015, Bianca also provides esthetic and waxing services in San Francisco at Peled Plastic Surgery, an outstanding plastic surgery clinic that is located on 525 Spruce Street in San Francisco. All technicians at Forest Spa Boutique undergo a hands-on European training program in Skincare, Massage and Waxing led by Bianca.
- Brooke Devlin
- Skincare Consultant/Esthetician
- Makeup Artist/Eyelash Extension Expert
Brooke Devlin received her title as a CIDESCO diplomat, a prestigious international beauty therapy program, in San Francisco of May 2016. She received her California Estheticians License as well in August 2015. She continued her education with additional advanced training of full body waxing, including male and female Brazilian waxing. Brooke is a talented esthetician that has proven herself worthy quickly during our in-house training. She battled with acne during her teen years and early adulthood. For this reason Brooke has a great passion for helping those with acne and problematic skin. Brooke has a Bachelor degree of Arts in Psychology and minor in Studio Art, which she received in 2010 from UC Davis. She utilizes her knowledge of fine arts and oil painting through her makeup application on our clientele. A calm personality and holistic philosophy makes her an excellent communicator with our teenage clientele. Forest Spa Boutique is proud to have her as our team member.
- Ania Astanboos
- Skincare Consultant/Esthetician
- Makeup Artist
Licensed Esthetician Ania graduated in 2015 but started her esthetic career over a decade ago in Dubai. She officially immigrated in 2009 to the United States. Ania's holistic touch, facial massage experience and passion for organic skin care are a great combination with our Pevonia Botanica Aromatherapy Stress Relief program. Ania is an excellent waxer and mastered brazilian waxing with our Italian soft wax quickly. She enjoys providing her clients with the best possible facial, neck and décolleté massage. Ania received advanced esthetic training in speed waxing, chemical peels, body wrap, cellulite body wrap, and aromatherapy, high frequency machine, galvanic machine and threading. With a Bachelor degree in Hotel Management from Buena Vista University in her pocket she became an excellent communicator with even our youngest teen guests. We are pleased to say she is part of Forest Spa Boutique.