Meet the Silk Rose Spa Team
CEO, Coiffure and Beauty Therapist
As a wife, mom, perennial entrepreneur and multi-business owner, Martia Clark is driven by intuition and is a person that always sees the big picture. She is curious about everything and is adept at spotting the solution to problems not readily noticed by others. “See a need, fill a need” is her life motto, favorite quote and line from a movie. With her background as a cosmetologist and experience as a beauty therapist, she has taken the spa world by storm, creating and operating a successful spa/salon for children and creating/operating a special spa oasis for adults. With niche businesses totaling over 5000 square feet of space, she is not afraid to explore uncharted territories in order to provide what the public is missing and she encourages others to do the same.
Licensed Massage Therapist
Karl has several years’ experience as a massage therapist in spas, sports facilities and medical settings. He has experience with Swedish, deep tissue, trigger point, myofascial release, craniosacral and prenatal massage. He possesses a natural inclination to energy work and is studying to become a Reiki Master.
His massage style incorporates appreciation for medical treatment and intervention, the holistic connection between mind and body, and the importance of simple relaxation. As part of this overall commitment to wellness, Karl also enjoys and advocates for fitness routines, yoga, and meditation.
Karl received his massage training at Northern Virginia School of Therapeutic Massage in Falls Church after working for more than 20 years as a writer and communications professional.
Licensed Massage Therapist and Acupuncturist
Melissa is a talented message therapist and acupuncturist. She has over 10 years of experience treating musculo-skeletal disorders, endometriosis, pain, and infertility (using the TCM approach). She also works with athletes and avid gym goers, treating their musculoskeletal pathologies.
Melissa is well versed in myofascial release techniques combined with cupping therapy, Swedish and deep tissue massage, as well as, reflexology. She welcomes prenatal clients and even clients with rare request such as Caguas (scraping).
Melissa received her massage and acupuncture education from NY College of Health Professions and engaged in several internships before beginning her longstanding career in the related fields. Since relocating to Virginia and receiving her Virginia LMT Certification, she has enjoyed helping many, in our community, be and feel their best.
Nikita "Kita" is a licensed Esthetician with a passion for skin care. Her extensive waxing experience sets her in a class of her own. She is time efficient, yet thorough, professional and yet still friendly. She has a knack for easing her clients anxieties and providing a stellar experience. She also has a passion and enthusiasm for make up, body polishes, facials and advanced skin care. She loves learning new techniques and modalities to help clients be the best versions of themselves. Whether you come in on your lunch break or are looking to treat yourself on the weekend, Kita will whisk you away to relaxation with unique services, helping you on your "better skin journey".