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has been involved in the beauty industry since 1979, starting in retail
cosmetic sales. This experience involved training from several cosmetic
companies, including Max Factor, Physician’s Formula, Loreal, and Revlon.
After becoming a freelance makeup artist, Helen received additional training
from cosmetic companies including Chanel, Givenchy, Ultima II, Borghese and
others. After completing the esthetician program in beauty school, Helen
became licensed by the State of Hawaii. She began doing facials in 1990
and worked at a skin care salon before opening Helen’s Haven, Skin Care Clinic,
in 1994. Helen’s Haven moved to its current location, with five treatment
rooms in August 2005.
Helen’s Haven is more than a place to relax. They are the first and only
clinic that has Certified MediEsthetic Specialists in the State of Hawaii. As
MediEsthetic Specialists, offer the latest in technology and skin care.
They were the first salon/spa to offer Microdermbrasion, LiteLift™
LED treatments (light emitting diode technology), Perfector
non-surgical micro-current lifting treatments, Arasys micro-current
inch loss, and CryoStem Cell Therapy.
Helen personally trains her staff to best meet the needs of each individual.
After working through the challenges of opening a business in Hawaii, Helen
became active in the business community. She is former member of the
Board of Directors for Small Business Hawaii. Helen was also the
president of the Young Entrepreneurs of Small Business Hawaii in 1999 and
2000. She then began an involvement with the Kahala Business Association
and became its president. She has organized conferences for young
entrepreneurs and has been a featured speaker at many events locally and in
Awards include Outstanding Young Entrepreneur, 1997. In 1998 Helen’s
Haven was one of Pacific Business News fastest fifty growing companies in the
State of Hawaii. Helen’s Haven was a Small Business Hawaii Success Story
in 1999. She has been recognized numerous times on television, newspapers and
radio as a leader in the skin care industry.
Most recently, Helen’s Haven was voted “Hawaii’s Best” for 2013 and 2014.
That award is voted on by the people of Hawaii.
Helen’s mission in life is to change the world one person at a time.
Helen is currently a leader in her church, Destiny Christian Church, where she
leads the hospitality team and prayer ministry. She has previously
volunteered helping conduct weekly conduct church services for female inmates
in OCCC. She is a former youth leader and has served on councils of
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Helen also is involved
in the Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship International (FGBMFI). FGBMFI
is an international organization that has over 10,000 chapters. It touches over 3 million people each
year. Helen is the president of the
women's chapter in Hawaii.