MEET OUR

TEAM

Shawnon Hunter Rouse

Master Colorist/Stylist & Salon Owner

Shawnon Hunter Rouse, Master Colorist/Stylist and Salon Owner, has been lifting spirits behind the chair for the last 23 years.

She began her career on Cape Cod at ‘by Design Salon’.  It was there under the guidance from mentor/owner Janet that Shawnon honed her skills.

She attended intense hair color master trainings with the likes of Goldwell, Schwartzkopf, Redken, Wella as well as precision cutting certifications from TIGI (Toni & Guy).

Shawnon has been sharing her mosaic of talents for the last 14 years here in Manchester as the former co-owner of The Green Door, and now owner of The Honeycomb Beauty and Wellness.  Once in her chair you will experience her kind heart, healing hands and gentle guidance to your most fabulous hair… and yes, she is certified in the healing art of Reiki.

Shawnon’s vision of a unique collective of like-minded practitioners forms what is The Honeycomb Beauty and Wellness Center in Manchester, Vermont today.  You can see from the perfectly appointed space that her intentions are to connect organically through natural elements evoking peace, calm and joy.

BRYAN ROUSE, MSOM, L.Ac.

Acupuncture

Why Acupuncture?

Acupuncture strengthens the immune system, plain and simple. So how does it increase immunity? By boosting energy and giving the body what it needs to strengthen itself. At the root of it all is the movement of energy (Qi) and increased blood flow to promotehealing. When the body’s energy is moving sluggishly and brokenly, the body falls prey to diseases more readily; when the body’s energy is in balance, the body stays healthy and can fight off disease.

Acupuncture and cupping therapy can be used during an acute attack of the common cold, flu, or asthma and/or preventively during the season of vulnerability. Treatment at this time promotes the body’s ability to heal itself and quickly decreases symptoms such as fever, sore throat, itchy or scratchy eyes, headache, and body aches.

Immunity can also be enhanced with Chinese Herbs, many herbs are adaptogenic and tonic immunostimulants. These are prescription grade to ensure quality and efficiency. They stimulate the blood flow, increase metabolism and support the endocrine system. It is the characteristic of Chinese herbs not only to cure a disease but to restore the normal functions of the body in order to strengthen the patient’s resistance.

So how does someone suffering from an immune disorder find relief? Acupuncture can regulate immune function and treat the underlying cause of the disease by reducing symptoms, speeding up the healing of infection and normalizing the body’s immune response. It works by stimulating specific portions of the autonomic nervous system through selected acupoints, which in turn causes responses in the immune system. Acupuncture can cause a rise in levels of interferon, the immune system’s messenger hormones. Regular acupuncture therapy can be effective in treating asthma, allergies, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, colds, infections, as well as many other pathologies.

Bryan Rouse has been licensed for over 25 years in the state of Colorado and Vermont. Initially, Bryan worked in Sports Medicine at Mount Snow , VT & Waterville Valley, NH.  Bryan then went to Colorado and continued working in sports medicine, but expanding his skills in pain management, infertility treatment, and adjunct cancer therapy.  Today, Bryan is back home in Vermont where he is passionately treating  patients in his specialties of pain management, women’s health including- infertility and hormonal balancing, anxiety and depression, and addiction.

Bryan is a provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Vermont, Pilgrim Health and MVP Vermont.

[email protected]
802-770-8733

CLAUDIA MULLANEY

Stylist | Satya Curl LLC

The solid foundation of her career began 1983 as an apprentice to Peter Green of the Vidal Sassoon British Invasion fame.  He was the owner of La Coupe Salon, NYC, Peter Green Hair Salon, White Plains, NY, and now author of a mystery series.  With kindness and discipline Peter is still Claudia’s mentor to the present day.

In 2006 Claudia discovered her love for curls and pursued training at Devachan Salon in SoHo, NY.  The infectious enthusiasm of the founder, Lorraine Massey drew Claudia in.  This was the artistic game changer…  She became a bit of a groupie heading into SoHo once a month for more training.

Attending trainings at John Sahag NYC,Toni & Guy NYC, Devachan, Curly Hair Artistry & The Original Curl by Curl ™️ Method at Spiral XYZ in TriBeCa with Lorraine Massey, Claudia intuitively customizes haircuts for her clients as well as educating them on all phases of curl care, taking lifestyle and emotions into consideration.  This passion earned her the “BEST OF WESTCHESTER For Curly Hair 2015” Editors choice award.

Claudia has fallen in love with Vermont and is now sharing her passion for curls at the Honeycomb Beauty & Wellness Center under the name Satya Curl.  As a certified yoga instructor she brings yogic philosophy to her art… Satya is Sanskrit for TRUTH. She encourages embracing your own hair truth with support and guidance.
 “We all have our hair truths… it’s our own unique accessory that we were born with and it should be celebrated every single day!”

Come to discover and experience what “clean” hair care is with Original Moxie Hair Products….let Claudia prescribe precisely for your hair and curl type.

As a complement to her curl by curl cutting she offers Oway Organic Hair Color as well as the ‘Pintura’ hair painting technique for highlights that bring out a sun kissed dance on the outer edges of your curls….

Other offerings are natural curly updos for weddings and special occasions… elevate your curls!

Satya Curl LLC
[email protected]
914-772-5048

KIT KUHLMAN

Esthetician

Tamara Rouse has been a practicing Dr. Hauschka esthetician for 24 years. She specializes in Aromatherapy Skin Alchemy~healing not just the skin, but the essence of treating the whole body~using plant based products and heart centered care. Using skilled methods of treatment, she is committed not only to the health of the skin, but to your overall well being, serving you professionally and with personal care required to bring about lasting transformation. 

Skin care treatments including peels and microdermabrasion • Lash and brow tinting • Facial waxing

TAMARA ROUSE

Massage Therapist

Kit Kuhlman is a California based Massage Therapist who has practiced bodywork since 2010. He has focused the majority of his career serving those diagnosed with PTSD. Over the years, Kit has formulated techniques used to aid the body in facilitating quicker healing responses by incorporating: 

Lymphatic Drainage • Myofacial Release • Structural Integration • Cranial Sacral • Active Release Technique • Remedial Massage • Intentional Breath Work • Lots of Love

Life is stressful. It is vital to lift that burden, if only for a moment, and allow the body to experience a more fluid-like, pain-reduced state. Kit believes with connecting the physical and emotional bodies, one is more likely to experience longer lasting pain-free effects. 

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WEDDINGS

Brides are very special to us and our goal is to help make your day as worry free and wonderful as possible. Our dedicated staff is highly skilled in assisting with every aspect of your wedding. In addition to services on your very special day you may also want to take some time to relax and pamper yourself and your bridal party. We offer a wide variety of massages, facials, manicures and pedicures and will tailor a time for you and your bridal party to make this day a most enjoyable and memorable one. Please contact us for availability and with any questions you may have.