SW The Spa was formed by Sherry Wieszchowski, L.E. to provide the best possible skin care and make-up services in the region. This commitment to excellence has attracted clients from all over New York, as well as from Massachusetts, Vermont, Virginia, Florida and Canada.

Sherry Wieszchowski


Sherry is a licensed esthetician with more than 25 years professional experience in the skin care industry. An honor graduate of the Aesthetic Science Institute in Latham New York, Sherry has extensive training in skin typing and analysis, as well as in developing personalized skin care programs.  Specialized classes have given Sherry knowledge and expertise in many areas including skin biology and chemical peels; microdermabrasion; treatments for problem, aging, ethnic and acneic skin types; and advanced skin care techniques.

Sherry also has extensive experience as a make-up artist and has used her talents to enhance the beauty of dozens of brides and their wedding parties.  She has performed countless make-overs throughout her career and has been involved in hundreds of training hours in advanced make-up artistry techniques. Sherry was honored by Clinique in 1999 as one of only twenty-two people from the U.S. and Canada selected for the prestigious “Stars to New York” Award, a week-long event where she trained under the leading experts at Estee Lauder, Inc.

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Sherry is also the New York Area Trainer for Lamprobe, the leading treatment device for the removal of skin tags, cherry angiomas, fibromas, cholesterol deposits and other skin irregularities.

Sherry takes a teaching approach to treatment and believes good skin care starts with client education and proper home care. She works with her clients to give them an understanding of why certain procedures are performed and why specific products are used. Sherry feels everyone deserves healthy skin and will develop a personalized skin care program to help you get there.


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Deb Ellsworth


Deb Ellsworth, LNT brings extensive customer service and managerial experience to the spa, having spent a large portion of her career in banking. She has an AAS in Liberal Arts and is a Licensed Nail Technician. Deb enjoys the customer service aspect of her job the most and loves being a part of providing a relaxing and therapeutic experience to our clients.

Barbara Bovee


Barbara Bovee, LE is a 2006 Graduate of the Aesthetic Science Institute, has been  trained as a paramedical esthetician and is certified as a Master Pedicurist through the North American School of Podology. She has more than 30 years experience in the field of cosmetics, having spent more than a decade as a trainer and manager for Estee Lauder. As an esthetician and nail technician she performs facials, waxing, make-up artistry and other skin treatments.

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Sydney Towne


Sydney Towne is a 2019 graduate of the Aesthetic Science Institute. Before joining the world of aesthetics, Sydney has worked in the cosmetic/beauty industry for 5 years but has always had a love for the field since she was a child. She has managed a Lancôme booth located at Ulta Beauty for nearly 2 years before attending aesthetics school. After graduating, Sydney wanted to join a team who is just as passionate about the industry as she is and felt that SW The Spa is the perfect fit for her. Sydney performs a variety of services including facials, waxing, make-up artistry, and other advanced skin care treatments as well as educating clients about proper skin care through retail. She has been with SW The Spa since the fall of 2019.

Claire Dittmer


Claire Dittmer, LMT is a Licensed Massage Therapist with 15 years experience. Claire worked at Complextions Day Spa in Albany for three years before joining the SW team and her massage expertise includes Swedish Therapeutic/Deep Tissue, Hot Stone Thai Hot Poultice, Body Wraps, Hydrotherapy and Neuromuscular Massage. Additionally, Claire is certified in Prenatal Massage.

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Amanda Reilly


Amanda Reilly is a recent graduate of the Aesthetic Science Institute, graduating in 2021 with honors. She has since been trained in microcurrent and certified in dermaplaning. She began her esthetics journey at SW the spa in October 2021 hoping to grow her knowledge and skills in the industry. As a licensed esthetician she specializes in facials, waxing, dermaplaning, microcurrent, as well as other skin treatments. Amanda is passionate about helping her clients reach their goals and feel beautiful in their own skin.

Amber Murphy


Amber Murphy, LMT, has been a certified massage therapist for more than 20 years. She was originally certified in 2001 by the Spa Institute in Plymouth MA, and recently graduated from Mildred Elley’s 1,000 hr. massage program, to obtain her NY licensure. She finds it very rewarding to help others heal and relax. As a massage therapist she uses a variety of techniques to cater to each individual’s needs, to include: Deep Tissue, Swedish (relaxation), Cupping, Trigger Point Therapy, Light Stretching and Mobilization. When Amber is not working, she enjoys the outdoors, camping, hiking and spending time with her family.



Sara is a 2023 honor graduate of ASI in Latham, NY. She chose esthetics as a retirement job. Sara likes to help people feel their very best. She wants you to leave the Spa feeling beautiful and confident.