Elite Body Essentials: More Than 10 Years of Beauty Expertise

Self-care is never something you should compromise on. At Elite Body Essentials, our beauty professionals do their best to provide a transformative, relaxing beautification experience with state-of-the-art naturalistic treatments. Of course, our professionals have been in business for more than a decade, and we've been fighting for the highest level of quality with whatever we do ever since. We have two offices (one in Greene, the other in Farmingdale), and both are staffed with experienced cosmetologists that take beauty seriously and will go above and beyond with any job they're presented with.

Whether you're looking for a new cut and color or stunning acrylics, we will provide you with the best, and you will always receive the highest value for what you pay for.

Of course, any successful business needs strong values driving the magic. We're no exception. The cornerstone principles of our operation include:

  • Professionalism
  • Trustworthiness
  • Reliability
Regardless of whatever treatment you're seeking, we strive for these qualities in whatever we do.


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Years of Experience

Meet Our Staff

Candice Gray

American Board Certified Haircolorist
Owner and Master Colorist working in both Greene and Farmingdale locations. She attained her state Cosmetology license in 2011, and then went on to graduate from the Haircolor Academy in 2014 located in Newburyport, Massachusetts. Joining only 7 others in the entire state, Candice acquired her Board Certification this year, from the American Board of Certified Hair Colorists; the largest Nationally recognized hair color exam. Though her favored services are balayage and natural hair coloring, Candice specializes in hard to fix cases. She enjoys the complexity of each individual situation; whether it be resistant grey hair, fading issues, at-home color repair or a texture problem, Candice strives to give you exquisite hair every time.

Kristie Barter Mabry

Kristie joined our team in 2015 while still enrolled in cosmetology school. She came to us early in her career excelling by leaps and bounds, in various facets over the last 4 years. In 2016, she obtained her Cosmetology license, immediately going on and graduating from the Haircolor Academy the following year. Since then, she has focused her attention on Non-Surgical Hair Replacement. Kristie is not only educated in a host of hair extension application techniques but she is currently studying to become a Trichologist. Most recently she partnered with a hair replacement company that specializes in long-term wiggery for clients with advanced thinning or hair integration needs. Of course, she could not be more excited to add hair replacement to her host of skills to help clients regain their image and confidence. You can find Kristie in both Greene and Farmingdale locations!

Cynthia Dayton

Cynthia joined our team in 2018, coming to us with years of experience in diverse work settings, which fostered her love of tailored haircutting. She graduated locally in 2013 with her Cosmetology degree then went on to graduate from the Hair Color Academy this year! Cynthia has also taken classes over the years in texture preservation and maintenance, focusing her efforts on curly hair and maintaining a frizz-free lifestyle. Her love for cutting is rivaled only by h her exquisite skills in blonding, and lighter hair color tones. Cynthia is available at our Greene location.

Alex Nickless

Alex joined our Farmingdale team in early 2019. She comes to us with a Cosmetology degree from the Toni & Guy Academy in Rhode Island, where she graduated in 2015. Her training from the Hair Color Academy was completed in June of this year. Alex specializes in grey reduction and grey coverage services. Of course, she knows that your grey hair can be a constant battle and will work hard to set up maintenance procedures to fit anyone's time or financial situation. Recently, she has been really shining with her new knowledge of nail care, making it easier to find all the things you may need in one place!