Looking good: 8 of the Coast's favourite beauty therapists
SUMMER is rapidly approaching and people are worrying about doing away with soft spots in the effort to get their bodies beach-ready.
But tucked away for the winter under long layers and woolly socks, dry skin, hairy areas and scruffy nails have probably gone unnoticed.
So as the weather warms up and the layers come off, plenty of people will be wanting to squeeze in some beauty treatments, stat.
To that end the Daily asked it's loyal Facebook followers to share which beauty therapists they love and why. The results are below.
1. Erin Fedele Beauty and Makeup Artistry
Praised for making her clients feel comfortable and following their wishes, Erin Fedele was described as "an absolute doll, beautiful inside and out and very trusted and oh so talented".
Her clients love her "gorgeous salon" too.
Based in Caloundra, find her at www.erinfedele.com.au
2. The Birdbath
Massages, facials and waxes at the Birdbath come highly recommended, so does the "beautiful setting" of her salon.
Kellie Waterson said beautician Anita Collins soothed the whole body, mind and soul.
Located in Eudlo, find out more on the Facebook page.
3. Beauty at Jessica's
Consistency is key, and Jessica from Beauty at Jessica's is "consistently great at what she does", according to happy customer Jenny Blue.
Find them at Shop 5/27 Bulcock St, Caloundra, or visit the website here.
4. Lakeridge Health & Beauty
Heather Stecca loves going to Lakeridge. "Always friendly, happy and makes you feel relaxed. Always accommodating," she said of beautician Carly Brady.
Located in Cooroy, find out more on the website.
5. The Secret to Beautiful Skin
"Unbeatable". That pretty much says it all.
Robyn Jackson is described as experienced and she "knows everything about beauty and laser".
Based in Buderim, find out more on the Facebook page.
6. The Salon
Friendly and professional, Pam really knows her stuff, according to Karen Lindsay.
"I really look forward to our catch ups and fabulous nails are a bonus," she said.
The Salon is in Caloundra. Visit http://www.athesalon.com/ for more information.
7. Smooth Body Spa & Beauty
"Such a wonderful and relaxing environment," Jamie-Lee Anderson said.
Which is exactly what you want when you're getting a beauty treatment.
Located at Caloundra West, find out more at www.skinsmooth.net.au
8. Blossom by Beauty
"Great prices and amazing treatments".
But best of all, Brittany Barker can work around tricky schedules, and she'll even come to you.
Based in Buddina, visit the Facebook page.