Notes from Carmen

/Notes from Carmen

Carmen Represents US at Shu Uemura International Gallery of Styles

Celebrating all great things…. Grand Beauties there is so much to Celebrate!!!Carmen - Grand Beauty Spa Owner

I was so excited to make it into the Shu Uemura International Gallery of Styles representing the U.S.

My shoot in NYC was a dream come true. I can’t way to share the pictures…

I want to also celebrate my Grand Staff.

I have never experienced such amazing teamwork and love than the team I have this moment… I am very grateful…

With summer ahead we wish you many celebrations, safe travels,  rest, fun and great memories..

Thank you,


Happy Spring and Happy Mother’s Day Grand Beauties

A  Mother’s Day Note from Carmen…

So many amazing things are happening like being invited to compete in the National Shu Uemura Gallery of Style competition.

3 National winners will be chosen to compete in the International Shu Uemura Gallery of Style competition.

So I wanted to share my entrance with you… Wish me luck:)

Please go to our Facebook and Instagram to see and like our work.

Thank you always,

Inspiration story

I was flooded with inspiration the moment I was informed about Shu Gallery of Style as this is my dream…. I have been preparing for this moment ever since I joined the team over […]

The Grand Beauty Spa 8th Anniversary

Happy 8th Anniversary to the Grand Beauty Spa….

Carmen Sargeant | Grand Beauty Spa ownerI can’t believe The Grand Beauty Spa opened her doors April 17th 2007. I’ll never forget trying to play it cool with our patrons while the music was skipping, the city inspectors were asking questions, and while Contractors were still there finishing up punch list. We made it!!!

I am very grateful for The Grand, I have named my lessons learned my Masters degree:) But must I say it again:( I Love The Grand) We have the most […]

It’s Match Time! Happy Valentines Day

Happy Valentine’s Day Grand Beauties…

It’s Match time…. Not Cupid!Carmen - Grand Beauty Spa Owner


The In Two Weeks Foundation is matching the total amount of money we raise.

This year The  Kids Helping Kids Thru Music charity concert will benefit FEEDING AMERICA TAMPA BAY INC. We would love to have your support for this amazing evening of talented kids.
We have a match for all proceeds raised so We want to take full advantage of this opportunity.

Simply go to the link below for sponsorship or donation opportunities or stop by The Grand to […]

5 Things to Do to Get the Holiday Season and the New Year off to a Great Start

Happy Holidays Grand Beauties!

Tis the season and we are so excited for the holidays.

It’s time to start the new year off right so here are some of my personal top 5 things to get the New year off to the great start

  1. Get organized!
    • Go thru drawers and get rid of stuff (especially all those old perfumes bottles and old hair,  face, and body products you only have a l’il bit left in them. Give them away or have your husband use them…Lol
    • It takes space and is no longer needed in your life so get rid of it…
  2. Schedule me time!
    •  Let’s face it,  […]

Happy Thanksgiving Grand Beauties…Note from Carmen

God is so amazing….. I have been so blessed to have a place like the Grand Beauty Spa..

The Grand has become this really special oasis right in the heart of our city just for you to come and find calmness and peace with results as a bonus of course;) The mystery of how the universe all works is a trust and faith I hold preciously in my heart. I am grateful for the gifts I receive every day whether it’s a shooting star or a flock of Pink Spoonbills flying over me.

It reminds me of the Creators presence in my […]

October – Inspiration and Yoga Studies

Hello Grand Beauties

Inspiration….Have you ever really taken a moment to think about the colors of the rainbow? I had an epiphany when my daughter Sofia told me each color of the rainbow in the order of our chakra system! I guess I never put the two together.

Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, and Amethyst.

She said them to me in the exact order of the Chakra system which is part of my Yoga studies.

According to Hindu and/or Buddhist belief, chakras are vast (yet confined) pools of energy in our bodies which govern our psychological qualities. There are said to be seven […]

Fall is autumn The Grand

It is the summer’s great last heat,
It is the fall’s first chill: They meet.
–Sarah Morgan Bryan Piatt

Hello Grand Beauties, I know I probably say this a lot but “I Love The Grand!!”

When you enter The Grand the first thing you’ll notice is the engraved fireplace,  “Life is a Journey not a Destination Enjoy the Moment. ”

We want our Grand clients to experience an awakening, to feel alive,  and to be able to re-balance the body and mind as well as being  a place for finding peace for your spirit. By committing time for yourself whether a yoga class, time in […]

Posh Picks for Tampa Bay

Hello Grand Beauties!

We were so excited to find out that we have been selected by  DuPont Registry magazine, for their 1st annual Posh Picks for Tampa Bay as well as being chosen “Creme de la creme” in our category. Please go to to vote for us to be #1 by readers choice for the best in our category.

There is no better reward than to get editorial because it means our hard work is being recognized. Thank you and congratulations Grand Beauty therapist , stylist , and support staff. You are an amazing team!

This month we have created a […]

Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day to all of our Grand Beauties…

Its time to demand and go all out taking some time to pamper your self this Mother’s Day!

We have come up with a selection of Spa treatments that will surely rejuvenate your spirit sending you away happy and blissful! After all, whether it’s to a child, pet, or person, we have all been a mother at some point in our lifetime to someone.

It’s a very important day to celebrate because as moms most of us always put ourselves as secondary.

So celebrate the life of being a mother this month and do […]