Kristen Godwin 

Massage Therapist  #11491

Kristen is new to the Florence area, but has been a licensed massage therapist since 2018. She graduated from Central Carolina Technical College and is very passionate about helping clients with specific ailments to help them achieve long term relief. "I love being able to help such a diverse group of people with a variety of massage techniques. I am looking forward to meeting new clients and starting my journey here in Florence!" Kristen enjoys being able to help people feel their absolute best through massage therapy and her easy going attitude will be sure to put you in relaxation mode. She is also very knowledgeable with different stretching exercises that can help certain problem areas of the body and is always willing to share those techniques with her clients.








Toni Yates 

Cosmetologist # 63897 

Toni is from Rhode Island originally. She attended Cosmetology courses while in high school and fell in love with the beauty industry. She has been taking care of clients since 2008. She offers Waxing, Spray Tanning, and Nail Services. She especially loves the "Dip Manicure" and making sure you are polished to perfection. If you are looking for quality on a crunch for time, Toni is your girl! She can also add tips if you are looking to add a little length for a special occasion.




Carolyn Thames

Massage Therapist #78352

Esthetician #10271

Carolyn found her passion in spa therapy after a career change. She graduated from the Blaine School of Esthetics 18 years ago becoming one of North Carolina's first licensed estheticians. She began her career at Skin Sense a Day Spa. In February 2011 she became nationally certified as a massage therapist after studying at Sanford Brown College where she trained in the medical massage modalities of neuromuscular, myofascial release, trigger point, deep tissue and western massage. 

She focuses on offering pain relief, stress reduction, structural realignment, reducing scar tissue and the inflammatory response with the belief that massage can be both therapeutic and relaxing. Her philosophy is that touch is a basic human need, not a luxury and invites you to make spa services an essential part of your wellness routine. 

Kayce McGee Purvis
Esthetician #60813

Kayce is originally from Bishopville, SC and newly located to the Florence area. She has been a licensed esthetician for 13 years graduating from Carolina Massage and Esthetics Institute of West Columbia as salutatorian of her class. Kayce has been involved in the medical aspects of the skin industry, the salon and spa atmosphere, and also the glamorous makeup of weddings, pageants and formal events. Her passion is the same in all of these settings. Helping her clients feel comfortable in their own skin and helping them achieve a set regimen in a more natural way is so important to her. You are sure to feel relaxed and pampered in a session with Kayce. She is a radiant soul!

Kynedy Rese Mills
Massage Therapist #11779

Kynedy is from the Turbeville, SC area. She graduated from Central Carolina Technical College in early 2019 at the top of her class. Her massage techniques include deep tissue, trigger point therapy and swedish massage. Kynedy loves her chosen career as a massage therapist and her goals are to establish connections with all of her future clients while making sure that they feel relaxed and rejuvenated after a spa session with her. Kynedy's experience while finishing her clinical studies at Mcleod Cancer Center make her a very compassionate and knowledgeable massage therapist. Kynedy has a bright future ahead of her and we are so happy to welcome her to our team!

Jessica Porzelt
Cosmetologist #78222

Jessica graduated from Betty Stevens Cosmetology School in 2015 making her passion her career. "I believe everyone is beautiful and I enjoy pampering others and helping them highlight their beauty." We are so excited that Jessica has decided to join our Spa family! She will be taking new clients Wednesday through Saturday for Dip/ Gel or natural nail manicures as well as Spa pedicures. Her sweet and helpful nature is a wonderful addition to The Spa at Hotel Florence!

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