Kyra Saulnier combines a lifelong passion for food, design and the healing arts into her practice as an Esthetician
After graduating from The University of Vermont with a degree in Fine Art and Art History, Kyra moved home to New York City to begin a career in Interior Design. This first career lead to several years as a photo stylist for magazines such as Martha Stewart Living and Ladies Home Journal as well as countless catalogues. The free lance life enabled Kyra to pursue her interest in healing and whole foods at The Institute for Integrative Nutrition (I I N). Kyra's passion for healthy food soon grew into a new career path. Over nine years Kyra studied and worked for both the Kushi Institute Summer Macrobiotic Conference and the I I N. She has also prepared meal plans for many healing retreats around the country in addition to working with individuals to address health concerns and realize optimum health.
Kyra went on to manage High Vibe Health & Healing (NYC's first natural food center to specialize in raw foods and detox education). Her creative hands naturally migrated from the cooking bowl to the beauty brush. She soon focused on the introduction and selection of the natural skin care products and their application. Kyra began her formal study of skin care at Atelier Esthetique in 2002.
Working with the best natural ingredients and up to the minute scientific advances Kyra is following her dreams and nurturing the growth of Skin by Kyra. Using facials and body treatments as the jumping point to address specific concerns, Kyra shares her abundant knowledge with her clients so that their spa experience is carried into their daily home care. Bombarded with the choices in today's marketplace, clients return again and again to refine their routine with Kyra's assistance. She has a keen eye for what's hot and what's hype!
Kyra continues the study of Ayurveda on trips to India. Her focus is on beauty and massage; adapting traditional Indian techniques to suite a lively New York pace. In addition Kyra attends advanced clinical skin care workshops in the US searching out the best educators and the top products. Kyra's goal is to discover and deliver the best skin treatment results. Her core principle is to create balance in health and life; from the outside-in.
In her demo "Beauty Secrets from the Kitchen and Garden" you can learn to prepare a variety of face & body products to suite various needs. The core principle is to create balance in health and life; from the outside-in. Email for future dates & locations of this & other events.