Diana Yerkes is Lead Esthetician at Rescue Spa NYC. Diana’s focus on relationship-based services along with her personable and intuitive spirit puts clients at ease and allows serenity to envelop you. Her calming presence radiates her love of natural beauty and wellness. Known for her firm yet gentle touch, positive outlook and endless energy, her facial massage is heavily influenced by Lifting and Sculpting techniques. Through each treatment, she provides her clients with high quality results while promoting deep relaxation along the way. Diana enjoys taking on the challenge of making clients’ skin look better and, in return, helping them feel better about themselves. “Confidence is beautiful, and it comes from how we see ourselves and present ourselves to the world. My role as a skincare professional is to educate you on a proper skincare regimen and help you find your best self through wellness, treatment guidance, and nutrition.” Customizing facial treatments to the individual clients’ needs is one of Diana’s specialties. Her gentle touch and eye for precision are also evident in her wax services. She strives for a painless experience even with the most nervous of waxing clients.
Education and knowledge are highly important to her as she evolves her craft. She received her esthetics education from The Aveda Institute, International Dermal Institute and continues education with personal training from Danuta Mieloch. Throughout her experiences, Diana has developed her philosophy of organic connection, emphasizing the relationship between health, natural living and the use of high-performance beauty products with the highest quality ingredients. Her extensive training, knowledge, and passion for the beloved Biologique Recherche line make her a strong asset for those needing to design a comprehensive home- care regimen.
Diana’s commitment to serving others began at a young age. She was born in Eastern Europe into a Moldovan family of entrepreneurs whose service-industry businesses helped build the community. Diana always knew she was going to follow a similar career path and pursued a degree in hospitality while attending university. She made the transition to life in America in 2006 and has not stopped learning since. Diana has worked in some of the most prestigious hotels and spas on both coasts of the United States and mastered the intricacies of the customer service industry while pursuing her esthetician career. Embrace your beauty from within and rejuvenate your spirit with Diana.