Fragrance rockstar, Topper was the man behind the creation of Gendarme Fragrances, and the reason The Gendarmerie exists. A respected fragrance marketer and leader in the industry, Topper Schroder crafted and brought to life distinct scents and body care products including Gendarme®, Grabazzi®, the successful men’s fragrance Gendarme V® and an exclusive women’s line, Carrière®. With a loyal following that includes A-List Hollywood celebrities, Schroder’s lines of fragrances are seen in top boutique and fragrance counters all across the globe, competing and outselling other national brands.
Noel oversees all operations at The Gendarmerie. He will be happy to answer any questions and get you set-up with whatever services you need.
Barber, Massage Therapist, Esthetician
Estella is a multi-faceted professional who has been in the beauty industry for over 20 years. She will give you a great haircut and traditional shave, as well as provide a variety of massage, waxing or skin care treatments.
Josh is sought after, among the Hollywood elite. His work has been featured in numerous publications, high fashion magazines, tv, music tours and red carpet events. He has worked with such names as Mischa Barton, Rod Stewart, Mia Tyler Praya Lundberg, Scott Evans, Rebecca Black, Thomas Kuc, Jeremy Anderson, Caroline D'Amore, Ryan Cabera and The Ellen Degeneres Show, to name a few.
A graduate of Flavio Beauty College, Cris, a stylist and colorist, built his career fast as a quick study. If you have doubts about what's good for you, give him your trust and let him work his magic. Have your own definite ideas? He will work anything you throw at him.
Everardo is our Lead Esthetician. He has been with us since we opened our doors, in 2005. He creates a warm comfort level for his clients, for what might seem like a painful experience, whether it's extractions, total facials, waxing or massage. He is frequently completely booked, so reserve your time well in advance.
David first joined us in 2007. He is an expert in diagnosing your needs and helping you help yourself in-between treatments, by recommending the proper Dermalogica Skin Care products for your specific needs. He is also skilled in skin smoothing, microdermabrasion, and is a licensed massage therapist.
Juan's massage skills have become legendary. His clients constantly refer their friends to him, for the best deep-tissue massage in town. But, his skills go far beyond that. Working with elderly and post-injury clients, he can be the gentle healer that's needed. He also is well-versed in reflexology and his own take on Thai massage.
Javier joined The Gendarmerie in 2013, having been a client for over 6 years. He honed his skills at South Bay Massage College, and almost immediately built a devoted following. Like all of our technicians, Javier continues his education by broadening his expertise, and repertoire of techniques, with extra classes. The special care that goes with Pregnancy Massage, Sport Recovery Massage, and post-chiropractic follow-up massage, are just a few of the skills he has perfected.
Kendon has over over a dozen years of massage experience. The North Carolina native has a touch of southern charm that shows through in his work. He can explain to you what your body needs to rejuvenate itself when you're not on the table. A little simple set of exercises that will help you de-stress in-between appointments.