Merle Norman Cosmetics & Day Spa

The Place for the Beautiful FaceĀ©

Staff

Carol Rizer

Co-Owner, Massage Therapist, Nail Technician

Carol has co-owned Merle Norman for 40+ years. She is trained in multiple massage techniques. She has a passion for helping people better themselves along with their mind, body, and spirit. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her 2 children, and 4 grandchildren.

Marlene Newton

Co-Owner, Cosmetologist

Marlene has co-owned Merle Norman for over 40 years. She is highly trained in permanent makeup and cosmetics. She is passionate about our guests recieving the best every time they walk through the door. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, and spending time with her family and her dog, Molly.

Delfina Mills
Receptionist
Delfina is our receptionist, and has been at Merle Norman Since Jan 2017. Originally from Michigan, she moved to Elizabethtown in 2006. In her free time she is an artist and a 
free spirit!
Amy Perry
Manager, Esthetician, Massage Therapist, Nail Technician
Amy is our Spa Manager, in addition to being a Licensed Massage Therapist, Licensed Esthetician, and Licensed Nail Technician. She is certified in Permanent Makeup by Nouveau Contour Academy in Orlando, Florida. She has been at Merle Norman Cosmetics & Day Spa for over 20 years. She is married to her high school sweetheart and has 2 beautiful daughters. She is very family oriented and loves to travel.

Candi Shafer

Nail Technician

Candi has been at Merle Norman for years. She is a licensed Nail Technician and enjoys cleaning and spending time with her boyfriend and son in her spare time.

DeAnna Jones

Cosmetologist

coming soon!

Amelia Hutchins

Cosmetologist

Amelia was born and raised in Bardstown, KY. She's a licensed Cosmetologist with a passion for makeup and bridal styling. She enjoys spending time at home, drawing, and spending time with her boyfriend. She offers Manicures, Pedicures, Waxing, Spray Tans, Makeup applications.

Katie Shepard

Cosmetologist

Katie was born and raised in Elizabethtown, KY. She graduated from Empire Beauty School in 2013. She has a passion for nail care, and makeup. She is a mom of one fiesty little 3 yr old and is expecting another baby on the way. In her free time she enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Emily Mills
Assistant Spa Manager, Esthetician
Emily is a Licensed Esthetician and completed her training at Douglas J Aveda Institute - Ann Arbor in 2006. She has been at Merle Norman Cosmetics & Day Spa since 2008. She has been certified by Michigan and Kentucky State Board. Emily is a GiGi Waxing Certified Professional from the The Academy, and PCA Skin Certified Professional in 2014. She completed her Brow Extension training and Volume Eyelash Extension training in NYC in 2015. In addition, she is trained in Glycolic Peels, Microdermabrasion, Threading, Microblading, and Makeup Application. She moved to KY from Michigan in 2008, and she is married with 3 children, Benjamin, Stella, and Oliver.
Ashley Marcum
Assistant Cosmetics Manager, Esthetician
Ashley is a Licensed Esthetician, she is a graduate of The Hair Design school of Esthetics, where she earned a License from the State Board of Hairdressers and Cosmetologists in September of 2006.  She has extensive training in Body Waxing, Skin Care, Glycolic Peels, Microdermabrasion and Makeup Application. As of 2014, She is a certified PCA professional and she specializes in the PCA skin peels and skin treatments. She completed her Brow Extension and Volume Eyelash Extension training in NYC in 2015. She also has extensive certifications with Dermalogica. She lives on a farm with her husband, and enjoys reading in her spare time!

Lace Nelson

Massage Therapist, Nail Technician

coming soon!

Jetta Kaune

Massage Therapist

Jetta is a KY licensed massage therapist, she graduated from Louisville School of Massage in 2017 and continues to hone her skills combining the art of massage with the science of the body. She is a proud military wife and mother of two fabulous children.

Teresa Hightower

Massage Therapist

Teresa graduated from Utah College of Massage Therapy in Salt Lake City, Utah. She believes in the body's natural ability to heal itself and the power of therapeutic massage. She combines intuition and technical skill through touch that allows guests to release and let go. At a young age, she has always enjoyed helping others to feel better. She was trained in multiple modalities but enjoys combining several with a full body massage including essential oils, moving energy, reflexology, and balancing the system. Examples are 30 to 90 min massages such as light to deep tissue, reflexology, hot stones, sugar scrubs, ear candling, and other specialties if needed.  

Taylor Bell

Beauty Consultant

Taylor was born and raised in Elizabethtown, KY. She has worked at Merle Norman since Feb 2017. She is pursuing a degree in Health Science at ECTC, and plans on attending UK in fall. She has a passion for makeup and helping people feel better about themselves!

Ashley Damos

Beauty Consultant

coming soon!