Owner and Licensed Esthetician Rhiannon Whitney grew up all over the world in countries such as England, Syria, Oman, Australia and Singapore. Her hobbies growing up included painting her nails every night instead of doing her homework, giving people massages and hair undo’s, and playing hockey and piano!
In her mid 20′s after moving to Vancouver Island from Calgary, AB, she opened a Spa in Parksville called Natural Synergy Day Spa. As a Vegan since 2003, it has been one of her greatest passions in the industry and in Life, to find and deliver the highest quality of Cruelty Free, Organic/Natural, and Healing Vegan products to her beloved Clients, not to mention to promote the Lifestyle of Veganism to her Clients and friends. It’s also one of her own biggest beauty secrets…not so secret!
Rhiannon specializes in Brazilian Waxing, Eyelash Extensions & Cosmetic Tattooing. She has over 14 years of experience in the Beauty and Wellness Industry. On top of her becoming a certified Yoga instructor in 2009, she added Cosmetic Tattooing to her repertoire in 2015.
She opened Willow’s Wax Bar in February of 2017 with great excitement, after proudly living in East Vancouver for three years. Her goal is to see Willow’s become the City’s destination for all things related to Vegan Beauty and Wellness. Rhiannon and her hypo-allergenic K-9 companion Zenny, along with their lovely Team members welcome you with open arms and hearts to come enjoy the experience that Willow’s Wax Bar has to offer.