Jan. 31, 2012
-- Branford, CT -- Lynn Torello of Essentials Nail & Body Boutique at 116 Montowese St., in Branford announces the addition of Carleen McIlveen of Imagine by Carleen to her location. Imagine by Carleen launched in 2010 as an on-location makeup service for brides. Since 2010, Carleen has added the disciplines of Skin Therapy and photography to her business. A certified makeup artist and esthetician, Carleen provides her customers with all of the tools to bring out their best natural beauty possible. After a long career in sales and marketing, Carleen states, "I am thoroughly enjoying this chance to work one-on-one with women of all ages in attaining their desired image and the healthy look of natural beauty." As a photographer, Carleen's visual acuity helps in creating looks that love the camera, perfect for special events like weddings! Working the past few years with a company that manufactures a medical-grade skincare line has enriched her knowledge of products and treatments so she can provide options for her clients based on need, lifestyle and budget.
The addition of Imagine by Carleen to Essentials Nail and Body Boutique rounds out the products and services to bring a client a full day of beauty. "My clients love that they can get their nails done and see Carleen at work with her makeup customers, maybe even picking up some tips and ideas for themselves,"
states Lynn Torello, owner of Essentials Nail & Body Boutique, "I am looking forward to some joint promotions and events to provide our clients with the best service and value possible."
About Imagine by Carleen: Founded in 2010 by Carleen McIlveen, Imagine by Carleen offers traditional and airbrush makeup application, cosmetics, brow design, lashes, skincare products, facial and body treatments, and photography services. Brands carried include Apriori Beauty and Motives Cosmetics. Visit http://imaginebycarleen.com
for more details on services offered.
About Essentials Nail & Body Boutique. Owned by Lynn Torello, who has been in the nail industry for almost 30 years, the studio was renamed in 2010 when moved to it's existing location at 116 Montowese St. in Branford. They specialize in natural nails, using products like Gelish and Shellac rather than acrylic or artificial nail tips. The boutique also carries some body products by local skincare manufacturer Lisa Ann Skincare of Madison, and products unique to Essentials. For more information go to www.essentialsnailandbodyboutique.com.