Tracy was born and raised in Santa Barbara, CA. She received her cosmetology training in San Diego, CA directly out of high school in 1999 and returned home to SB thereafter. After 6 years working as an aesthetician and cosmetologist at Bacara Resort & Spa in Santa Barbara, Tracy headed out to Santa Ynez to further her experience in spa management. She spent the next 5 years assisting in management of spas around the Valley. As her reputation in the valley grew steadily, the natural progression of her career at this point was to begin a small single treatment room store front of her own.
Spa e'lan opened in October, 2009 and has continued to flourish as Tracy chases cutting edge trends in the industry. Spa elan has relacated to Los Olivos to expand. Featuring 3 treatment rooms, a spray tan room, a beautiful pedicure lounge, makeup and manicure bar and boutique.
We eagerly welcome you to the spa to provide you one on one attention as we assist you in achieving your personal, distinctive and stylish elegance ~èlan.
massage therapist, CMT/front desk
Born and raised in Santa Barbara. Graduated El Cajon College in 1999, Suma Cum Laude as an Education major.
After 12 years of teaching pre-school through 4th grade Jill decided to redirect her attention to healing through massage therapy. Her genuine passion for massage & body therapy and natural talent shows in her healing touch. Jill graduated from California Holistic Institute in April 2012 and is certified in the following massage modalities:
reflexology & foot massage
Lomi Lomi massage
Jill is continuing her massage education with CHI to add to her various massage modalities.
She also works closely with all of our customers, handling scheduling and ensuring that all of their beauty & wellness needs are met.
artistic stylist in makeup and hair/spray tan technician/front desk
Born and raised in the Santa Ynez Valley, Yvette became certified as a makeup artist at Make-up Designory *MUD* in Burbank, CA in January of 2012. Soon after she moved back to the valley in 2012, Yvette was hired at spa élan. She continued her education in the industry by attending SBCC's Cosmetology Program. Yvette received her Cosmetology license after graduating the program in February, making her well-rounded in the industry. Yvette is now an artistic stylist for spa elan in hair as well as makeup, nail services and spray tans. Her passion for the beauty industry and attention to detail allow her to provide high end services to our customers.
Yvette also works closely with all of our customers at the front desk, handling scheduling and ensuring that all of their beauty & wellness needs are met.