Arnica has had a long-standing passion for aesthetics. Formal training at the Aveda Institute, skills acquired through her professional work experience at various spas and travel throughout India and Asia resulted in the opening of her own beauty boutique in Kamloops in 2010. Over the years Arnica has taken numerous advanced classes, including master lash extension training from industry leaders around the world bringing the latest trends and skills to her team. The fun, retro vibe in the unique experience created at Sugar & Spice is a reflection of her bubbly personality. Her desire to do what she loves and do it consistently well is reflected in her commitment to providing excellence in customer care with strong values in continued education in order to deliver the best experience possible for our guests. Arnicas love of people and creating meaningful connections with them while enhancing their inner beauty feeds her soul.
A passion for art and beauty has always had a place in Carlees life, whether as a hobby, interest, craft or career. Initially taking on an administration role and integrating as a technician has allowed Carlee to explore this amazing industry, and all that it has to offer. With the support of her Spice Girl family, and encouragement of the Boss Lady, Carlee recieved her Nail Technician certificate in 2015, through Nail Techniques training center in Kelowna BC, and began her apprenticeship with Sugar and Spice Beauty Bar. Carlee embraces the opportunity to offer premium services to the lovely clients at Sugar and Spice.
Shannon has been specializing in eyelash extensions and brow design with the Spice Girl family since May of 2015. She has been a part of the dance community in Kamloops from a young age and it fostered her love of working with people. She enjoys aesthetics because her clients look forward to their visits and leave feeling great about themselves. Shannons passion for the industry drives her to continued learning and growth.
Gabby has been involved with the Sugar and Spice team for a number of years operating as Gabby’s Aesthetics and we are very happy that she is joining us full time in January 2017!
Specializing in eyelash extensions and creative nail art, Kelsie has been in the aesthetics industry for more than three years and a Spice Girl since April 2016. In addition to the creative aspects to her role, Kelsie loves how each day is a new adventure, whether it be meeting new people, sharing stories with her guests, or trying new techniques. Kelsie’s delightful personality and professionalism fits well in with the fun and welcoming environment at Sugar and Spice!
Brianna joined the spice team July 2017 in an administrative role, and it soon became obvious that the beauty industry was her calling. An instant hit around the shop with her spunky attitude, dedication, and passion for everything beauty - Brianna received her certification in Makeup Artistry May 2017, and continues to grow as a spa tech and valued team member! Her time away from our sweet boutique is spent with family, friends, and her beloved fur babies.