Meet Us!

Leslie Hunt

Licensed Massage Therapist, Massage Instructor, Continuing Education Provider, Esthetician, Hypnotist, & Certified Life Coach
  • Education: Massage Therapy, Oceans School of Massage Therapy, Lubbock, Texas
  • Associates in Applied Science, Rainstar University, Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Advanced Hypnotist Graduate, Ann King’s Hypnosis Center Boerne, Texas
  • Bachelor’s of Science, Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas
  • Cosmetology in Esthetics, Total Transformations Institute of Cosmetology, San Marcos, Texas
  • Certificates: Advanced Chemical Peels, Dermaplaning, Neurotoxins, Laser Hair Reduction, Microneedling, Texas Laser & Aesthetics Academy, Austin Texas

Leslie Hunt is the owner and Spa Director.

In 2001 Leslie became a licensed massage therapist, her passion to help people led her into the field of touch therapy, she later moved to Arizona where she completed an extensive 2 year program in Massage Therapy. In 2010 she completed her BS in Psychology and worked with clients doing hypnosis and coaching sessions. Leslie’s real passion was discovered in Esthetician School. She fell in love with helping clients improve their skin and fight the signs of aging. Her philosophy is “I can help you look your age or younger.” More recently Leslie has completed extensive training in the field of non-surgical cosmetic procedures focusing her attention on bringing med spa treatments to her business. She performs Jeuveau injections, microneedling, sublative & sublime treatments. Leslie is the lead esthetician and frequently trains her staff on the latest skin care products and treatments. She is passionate about helping clients find the right products for their skin goals and is always willing to coach you on how to achieve those goals. Leslie and her team work hard to bring the best spa treatments to Hands On Healing and that means lots of ongoing training. Currently Leslie is completing her training to be a Senior Laser Technician as she hopes to soon provide laser hair reduction and skin tightening treatments.

Leslie is married to Joe Hunt a local Farrier, and she has 3 kids. She is known in the community for her frequent contributions to local schools, non-profit organizations, and her willingness to help other local business owners out. She manages an amazing, hardworking team and loves her clients and staff.

Julie Bottoms

Licensed Massage Therapist

Education: Florida College of Natural Health

Julie Bottoms attended Florida College of Natural Health, where she earned an Associates in Natural Health with a concentration in Advanced Therapeutic Massage. She has been a licensed massage therapist since 2004 and is certified in Neuromuscular Therapy, Ashi Atsu and Sports Massage. She has completed training in Cupping Massage and Pregnancy Massage. Julie loves doing body and spa treatments–book with her for your ultimate spa day or some serious muscle work!

Jordyn Weiss

Licensed Massage Therapist

Education: Massage Therapy from Clover Park Technical College

Jordyn is known for her deep tissue work, she is studying physical therapy and loves helping clients get relief from aches and pains. She is proficient in Sports, Deep Tissue, Hot Stones, Cupping, Pregnancy, Trigger Points, Pregnancy, and Relaxation Massage.

Emma Gardner

Licensed Massage Therapist
Education: The Costa Rica School of Massage Therapy Samara, Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Emma provides the perfect escape with her body work, she is also trained in Craniosacral therapy and is proficient in Swedish, Deep Tissue, Sports, Pregnancy, Cupping, Abdominal, & Hot Stones. She is passionate about customizing her sessions to each clients needs.

Nancy Merchant

Licensed Esthetician

Education: Mim’s Classic Beauty Collage in San Antonio

Meet Nancy Merchant–a licensed Medical Esthetician at Hands On Healing Spa & Boutique. Helping someone feel confident about their skin and appearance is her passion! 
Certified in Micro needling with the FDA approved Skin Pen. , Wrinkle reduction, cellular turnover and rejuvenation with Sublative,  Skin tightening and lifting with sublime. Facials, Waxing, Microdermabrasion, Peels, Extractions, RF, Ultrasound and Increased collagen production, Toning and lifting.  Treatment of skin blemishes, radio frequency.

Laser certified with National Laser in Scottsdale AZ consisting of Laser plus education consisting of Didactic theory, Clinical Laser and IPL Hair Removal, IPL Photofacial, Laser Acne Reduction, Laser Cellulite Reduction, Laser Tattoo Removal, Fractional Wrinkle Reduction, Vein reduction, Radio Frequency skin tightening, Teeth whitening, Advanced Microdermabrasion.  She has completed 40 hours of Didactic Theory and Laser Safety Officer Certification at National Laser in Dallas. 

Jennifer Gil-Perez

Licensed Esthetician

Jennifer is a speed waxer and proficient in Facials, Peels, Extractions Treatment of Skin Irregularities, Dermaplaning, RF & Ultrasound treatments. She has completed training in Sublative and Sublime for facial rejuvenation and Microneedling. She is also an acne specialist.

Education: Total Transformations School of Cosmetology, San Marcos, Texas

Yolanda Dunkin

Licensed Massage Therapist & Licensed Cosmetologist

Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue, Hot Stones, Pregnancy, Cupping Massage. Brazilian Wax Services, Brow Wax, Lash Tint & Lash Lift, Microderm, Nano Pen Facials.

Education: A New Beginnings, Austin, Texas

Priscilla Dreyer

Licensed Massage Therapist
Education: Austin Community College, Austin, Texas

Priscilla Dreyer went to the Austin School of Massage Therapy in 2001.  As a struggling student and working 2 jobs , real life got in the way of her dreams. In 2004 she got pregnant with her first child, which sparked her interest in pre and postnatal care. Priscilla then went on to become a certified doula through DONA international. She was able to help many mommy’s through pregnancy, birth  and postpartum care with healing touch, compassion and knowledge. Now years later, her three kids have grown and are involved in sports and in need of massage regularly to prepare for or recover from their sports events, Priscilla found herself pulled back into massage therapy, her true passion. She attended school to further her education in Massage Therapy at ACC.  Over the years Priscilla has refined her skills, following her interests while continuing education. Priscilla believes that human touch can be incredibly therapeutic in all stages of life, whether you are a young athlete in need of sports massage, an expecting mama needing a prenatal massage, an overworked dad needing deep tissue work, or just a body that needs a relaxing spa massage, she looks forward to working with you.  

Taryn Allred

Licensed Esthetician
Education: Total Transformations School of Cosmetology, San Marcos, Texas

Meet Taryn, our enthusiastic, outspoken authority on skin. Yes! That means she’s got you covered from unruly dark spots, lines or pimples on your forehead, to the ingrown hairs ailing your inner thighs. As a waxing artist she has yet to find an eyebrow, or area of the body in general, that she can’t tame. She believes a good at-home (and in-spa!) skin care regimen and some SPF is all that’s keeping you from living your best life now! Reveal your best skin with Taryn: texture perfecter, wrinkle manipulator, waxing artist, Sublime and Sublative specialist. 

Victoria Mullinix

Licensed Esthetician & Microblading Technician
Education: Total Transformations School of Cosmetology, San Marcos, Texas

Victoria Mullinix, began her career as a freelance makeup artist and in 2016 obtained her certification in microblading (semi permanent eyebrow tattooing). After learning and mastering the art of makeup application and microblading, she decided to combine her passions for makeup artistry, microblading, and skincare; becoming a licensed esthetician in 2019. Not only does Victoria bring her professions to Hands on Healing Spa, she also brings her passion for the industry, treating all skin types and conditions.  Her passion for knowledge in the dynamic, ever-changing skincare/beauty industry ensures that she stays informed with the latest technologies and organic skincare, which she loves to share with her clients. As a self-professed “beauty lover”, she continues to enjoy searching for the best in unique and “must have” beauty items and services.  Her approach is one that encompasses all of the technical knowledge with a relaxing and soothing touch. Because of her dedication and love for the beauty industry she aspires to gain the credibility and loyalty of all her clients. All of your skin care needs can be met simply by putting your face in Victoria’s hands.

Join Us

To join our team email Leslie~

  • Service Providers are Employees
  • Free CE hours
  • Bonus Pay + Commission
  • Choose a schedule that fits you
  • Join a locally owned and operated business
  • Build your practice with in a professional environment
  • Starting Pay $24

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