Nail Technicians

Dawn Blackson,  Nail Technician

Dawn has been a practicing therapist since 2004, and she has been with the Spa on the Boulevard family since 2015.  She was trained at the Capilo Institute in Augusta, Maine.  Dawn provides both traditional and gel nail manicure/pedicure services.  Her philosophy is that she pampers clients the way that she would like to be pampered.  She believes in spoiling her clients to help insure the most relaxing and memorable service experience. When she is not serving clients, Dawn is a mother of two girls and they love to be outdoors, whether at the beach or on the boat fishing.  Her family also volunteers at the local animal shelter.


Christy Greiner, Nail Designer

Christy is an accomplished nail designer who joined The Spa on the Boulevard family in March of 2015. Skilled in the latest nail techniques, her advanced training has included classes in OPI gel, pedicure trends and massage. Christy has been featured in industry publications, including Nailpro and Essentials as well. “My favorite part of my job is making my clients feel great,” she says. “I believe everyone should be their own kind of beautiful.”


Robin Rose, Nail Technician and Department Manager

Robin offers traditional, gel and acrylic sculptured nail services.  She has been a practicing technician for twenty years and has been providing nail services to the Boulevard clientele since 2013.  She has trained under the guidance of Tammy Taylor and Betty Morgan. “I teach my clients to give permission to pamper themselves.”  Her take on delivering a great client experience begins with how she takes care of herself. She believes the “me time” that she commits to taking allows her to be able to take care of others.  Her love of working with young people and knowing that her clients can’t wait to come back is what she enjoys most about her career.

Sherri Tarpley, Nail Technician

Sherri has been serving the clients of Spa on The Boulevard since 2014.  Sherri received her training at the Maryland Beauty Academy.  Sherri likes to make her clients happy when she is providing traditional manicure/pedicure services, as well as the gel nail services for both hands and feet.  She believes that you should cherish what you are given and thus take care of it.  The favorite aspect of her job is that she “works alongside a fantastic group of ladies!”


Andrea Herrera, Nail Technician, Cosmetologist 

If you’re looking for a relaxing experience with a side of pampering, Andrea is a perfect match! After training at Cecil County School of Technology, Andrea honed in her skills as a Nail Technician and Cosmetologist earning her Makeup Certificate from Jane Iredale Makeup, and apprenticing at Happy Hair in Elkton, Maryland. Andrea specializes in Regular and Gel Polish manicures and pedicures and paraffin treatments.


Natalie Palaez, Nail Technician, Hair Stylist 

“When you look good, you feel good.” That’s the personal philosophy of one of Salon by Debbie New Talent Program’s very own graduates, Natalie Palaez! You can find her in both the Nail Department offering beautiful manicures and pedicures, and the Hair Department where she covers a wide range of services including hair cuts, Balayage, highlights, formal styling, perms, blowouts, and conditioning treatments.

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