The Gelous Girls
At Gelous Nails, our staff members are more than just colleagues: they are also close family and friends with one another. It is
this family-like work dynamic that has helped make Gelous Nails a successful and welcoming business.
Please find the below list of all of our staff members and the services that each of them provide.
For any inquiries, please call the salon at 780.569.5079, or, if they are a renter, please call them directly at their provided number.
Rhonda - Owner
Nail Therapist, nailbasics educator
Services: Gel nails
Rhonda is the Owner of Gelous Nails Esthetics and Hair. She has been in the industry since 1998 and is a two-time master nail technician and a nailbasics educator. Rhonda loves the great clients that come to Gelous Nails and the friendships that she has built through owning her own business. She is so proud of all of the Gelous Girls and all of the fantastic work that they do to contribute to the success of Gelous Nails. While not at work, Rhonda enjoys seeing live entertainment, going camping with her friends and family, reading, and going to the movies.
Nail technician, esthetician
Services- Sculptured gel nails, gel toes, nail art, pedicures, manicures, waxing, facials, chemical peels, lash and brow tinting.
Lisa comes to Gelous with over 11 years experience! She is true gem in the beauty industry and after staying home with her two wonderful children, Lisa is back at it! She likes to dabble with her Youtube channel called "Blushing Shades of Beauty", and her Instagram called Blushingshades" Check her out!
Taylor - Reception
Taylor is our part-time receptionist who loves working beside all our talented staff. She enjoys art, camping, and spending time with family and friends. Taylor plans to continue in the beauty industry and start a career in medical esthetics.
Nail Technician, Hair stylist
Services: Sculptured gel nails, nail art, gel toes, Hair services.
Nicola began her career in the beauty industry over 15 years ago as a hair stylist. She then decided to change her path and become a nail technician. Nicola was the first staff member to join Gelous in 2009. After a short break she has returned to be a Gelous girl once again! Nicola loves her relationships with her clients and loves the salon atmosphere!
In Nicola's spare time she enjoys yoga and quality time with her daughter.
Nail Therapist, nailbasics educator
Services: Gel nails
It seems like talent runs in the family! Bonnie is not only one of our fabulous nail technicians, but is also the sister of our owner, Rhonda! Bonnie has been in the industry for five years and loves getting to work in a beautiful salon setting that is home to a great staff! Outside of work, Bonnie enjoys playing the bass guitar and being a pool shark in her pool league! Bonnie has a very flexible schedule, so it is easy to see her at any time! She can’t wait for you to visit us at the salon!
Services: Sculptured gel nails, nail art,pedicures, gel toes.
I am a newly certified nail technician. Doing my nails has been a hobby of mine for many years. Choosing to make this my career is something I've been incredibly excited about! I love the creativity and fun with doing nails and the idea of bringing a bit of happiness in to someones day.
Hair by Serena
Serena - Renter
Services: Hair cuts, hair colouring, highlights, styling
Serena has 15 years of experience in the hairstyling industry and still always loves seeing the finished product of her creations. From cuts to colours to extensions, she loves them all! She also loves the friendly and welcoming environment of Gelous Nails! The best time to book with Serena is during the daytime. For all booking and appointment inquiries, please call her directly at the number provided.
Services- pedicures, manicures, gel
polish, waxing, facials, brow tinting,
Kara has over 12 years in the esthetics industry. She has a love for facials and waxing, however excels in all areas of esthetics! Kara also specializes with Henna tattoo designs!
Services- cut, color, ombre, balayage
Shelby is a licensed red seal journeyman hairstylist with an eye for color. She loves doing a variety of things, including men’s and women’s cuts, colors and styles, as well as a specialization in blondes, balayage, and ombré. From going to the hair salon with her mom as a little girl, to styling her friend’s hair in high school, she always knew she had a passion for making people feel and look beautiful. What she loves most about her career is building relationships with clients and creating a personalized style that they can easily maintain at home. Shelby is constantly seeking inspiration, knowledge and growth in her skills.
Vesna's Hair Design
Vesna - Renter
Services: Hair cuts, hair colours, styling, highlights, perms
Vesna has been in the industry for 30 years and is still exceptionally passionate about the work she does. She enjoys doing all things hair and is the only hairstylist at Gelous Nails that does perms! Vesna believes that Rhonda is one of the best bosses out there and she loves all of the girls she gets to work with. Outside of work, Vesna loves to garden. The best time to see Vesna is during the daytime during the week and weekends. To book with her, please contact her directly at the phone number provided.
Monique- Clinical Esthetician and Nail Tech
Services-Advanced skin care, dermaplaning, chemical peels, facials, pedicures, manicures, gel nails, micro-needling.
Monique has been involved in the beauty industry for over a decade, from salon assistant to managing a mobile spa company.
Her journey started in high school with a scholarship in cosmetology. Monique's skillset covers a vast area of the industry from gel nails to advanced skin treatments!
Christina - Esthetician
Services: Gel nails, waxing, pedicures, microneedling,facials.
I graduated from Alberta Academy in 2010 , after a brief break from aesthetics, I met Rhonda and decided to take on Nails full time with a nail basics certification on May 2016. With a passion for art and helping people feel their best, I’m always striving to continue my education and grow as much as I can as an aesthetician. I love the bonds that I have formed with my clients, I get to hear the most interesting stories from the most interesting people and I love having the opportunity to learn from so many strong women. I want everyone I work on to leave feeling confident, regenerated and beautiful because we all need it and deserve it!
Services: Facials, pedicures, waxing, gel polish, manicures, nail art, chemical peels.
Jenna is a licenced esthetician and recent graduate from IAE. "I chose this profession because everyone loves to feel good and beautiful, and I get satisfaction out of helping people achieve this. During my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my son, family, friends, and working on art."
Lisa C-Clinical Esthetician
Services-Facials, pedicures, waxing, manicures, gel polish, lash tints, advanced skin care.
Lisa is a licenced esthetician who loves making individuals feel beautiful in their own skin. She graduated from EIE Medispa with honors and has enjoyed every minute of her esthetics journey. Outside of work, Lisa enjoys cooking and eating:) Who doesn't love eating right?:)