Muriel L. Redden, Esthetician

Conversation and Confidence for Beautiful Skin

When it comes to setting the tone towards achieving healthy skin, everything begins with a thought—a conversation with yourself namely, and then a good solid conversation with your Esthetician, hopefully.


The client consultation is crucial.  It’s the time when you can share your skin hopes and dreams, your concerns and questions.


Read how this Esthetician uses her conversations with clients to elevate their skin, and what two celeb names she thinks of regarding beautiful skin.



What’s your name?

Muriel L. Redden


What’s the name of your business?

Effective Touch Etc. Day Spa


Where are you based?

Sherwood, Arkansas


What inspired you to become an esthetician?

The ability to help others find the confidence in their own skin every day!


What is your specialty?

Waxing & Facials


What is your signature technique and approach to skincare?

My signature techniques are the client consultation and client education. I use both to make the approach to skincare and fill the gaps and set expectations for the client to follow and its importance, without sounding like a doctor.


What’s your skincare regimen?

My routine is cleansing daily; morning and night, very gently. Exfoliating 2 to 3 times a week. I use a daily moisturizer with an SPF. I also practice good sun safety.


What’s your favorite serum?

I love a good hyaluronic serum with the ability to maintain the moisture.


What’s the one skincare product you can’t live without and why?

An oil free moisturizer with SPF.


What’s your go-to food or drink that you feel supports your skin or gives it a boost?

Definitely water!


Do you have any skin sins? If so, what are they?

Over exfoliating or skipping exfoliation are definitely my skin sins.


What celebrity or influencer or notable person is #skincaregoals?

Queen Latifah has amazing beautiful skin.


What esthetician would you love to get a facial from?

Sean Garrette


You can connect more with Muriel here.



Author: Tiffany

Tiffany is a licensed esthetician and the Founder of SpaSho.

  1. I LUV this place❣️ The clean/sanitized, relaxed, professional & educational services here are unmatched. The staff are great and I highly recommend them to anyone.

    1. I️ absolutely love the service I️ have received from Muriel! I️ feel so comfortable being personal with her. I️ always look forward to my appointments!

  2. I love when its appointment time with Muriel…she listens and helps anyway and makes u feel a 100 percent comfortable with any services.!!! Not to forget she check in on you on a regular thank you so much for all u do

  3. Ms.Muriel has helped me gain so much confidence within my body! She most definitely offers the best spa services in ARKANSAS! Everyone is always treated like family when it comes to Ms.Muriel.

    1. I’ve been with Muriel for years now! She was the first person to do a Brazilian wax. She made me feel comfortable in my skin and talked me through the process. Being licensed in the same field, it’s hard for me to trust people, but she was made that easy. She’s always consistent and so helpful. I’d recommend her to anyone and have! Muriel is absolutely the best!

  4. Hello, I am a client of Muriel and she has service myself and my daughters and my stepmom for quite sometime now and We have tired multiple services from waxing,facials, yoni steams and butt cavitation. She makes my family feel welcome, comfortable and safe each and every visit. When it comes to beauty secrets she keeps me feeling and looking younger and if you ever just need someone to talk to she is a listener ear and will dash a little advice you need to help you through any situation. I look forward to being around to have my kids kids be serviced by her. She is more than my esthetician she is family. 🙂

  5. Ms.Muriel is Such An Amazing Person/Educator.I’ve Seen A Major Difference In My Skin Since I’ve Started Going To Her.Thank You For All Tips/Knowledge

  6. Finding Muriel was literally like finding treasure. Since becoming a client, she has educated me extensively on caring for my skin and what products to use for rejuvenating my private area. She is masterfully skilled in her profession, and she teaches me something new each month.

  7. A true 🐐. Someone who isn’t just out to her over on you but, really teaches you about your skin and gives you homework to follow up on yourself. Genuine spirit over all. Highly recommend!

  8. Muriel has a been blessing to me since day one. She truly cares about each one of her clients. There is not a another place I would rather be. Can’t wait until my next appointment!

  9. She is very knowledgeable about her craft I go every 4 weeks for my maintenance . I love the positive atmosphere and vibe when you walk in you feel welcomed and the love . She is my number 1 esthetician. Definitely recommended hands down . 😘😘😘🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗

  10. Muriel has been a tremendous blessing to me and my skin! Her gentle touch and her ability to talk you through a procedure are her best characteristics! I highly recommend her to everyone!!

  11. Muriel is the absolute best!!! Her salon is clean and inviting, and she is very professional!! I have learned a lot about appropriate skin care, and I thoroughly enjoy being her client!

  12. When you think about your personal hygiene needs she definitely help out in this area a lot. I really enjoy my ME time while being pampered. She is definitely the Wax Goat hands down. I wouldn’t trade her for anything in the world. She is definitely appreciated and I enjoy our girl talk every appointment. She is very dependable, strong, and business minded. It’s the good positive vibes for me💕

  13. Muriel is awesome! I moved from Atlanta, Ga and found her to be one of the BEST esthetician’s I’ve been to! Her work is simply perfection at its best! She takes the time to not only provide excellent service but she is intentional about building relationships.

  14. A well educated, humble, knowledgeable, beauty inside and out is Ms. Muriel. My experience with her has not only boosted my self confidence even more, but I feel like I have In-trusted and gained another jewel in my life. Ms. Muriel’s confidence in her profession has opened a new love and care for me to intentionally learn how to take care of my skin. If you are looking for a life changing experience and a confidence booster as a happy client I welcome you to be apart of Ms. Muriel’s Effective Touch Family.

    Love you Ms. Muriel and it was an honor to shine this spot light on you. You are the BEST!!!!

  15. I love Lynn so much! When I get my waxes we talk about EVERYTHING! We laugh, cry, pray, all of the above ! She’s more than an esthetician, she’s a listening ear and confidant! I love her so much

  16. I love Muriel! I remember the first time I went see her. I was so embarrassed and nervous but she made me feel so comfortable. She answered all my questions, gave me tips on how to properly take care of my skin… she’s ver sweet, dedicated, passionate… I’m definitely short of words to describe her professionalism. I would definitely recommend her 100%. She’s simply awesome.

  17. Muriel had me at hello! I remember my first visit with her. She connected the dots and helped me understand how to best care for my skin. She’s honest and genuine with her approach and I can always appreciate the time she takes with me personally. It’s more than just an appointment! Muriel is intentional and gears your care towards your personal needs. She is amazingly talented and so full of knowledge! What I love most is her ability to try new things that really do work! My skin is sold on Effective Touch services!! If you haven’t tried it, your missing out!!

  18. I always feel special, favored, and appreciated every visit to Ms. Redding’s Spa. She and her staff are always friendly, professional and knowledgeable about the services they provide. I highly recommend them to anyone in search of the professional services offered at this spa.

  19. Muriel is the best. Not only do I get a great service, but I always look forward to our talks and she gives the best advice on everything ! She is the best I’m grateful for her!

  20. Muriel is absolutely amazing! She is very thorough and makes you feel completely comfortable with all your services. She is extremely knowledgeable and provides you with all that you need to know in customizing your skin care needs.

  21. I love everything about Ms. Muriel and place of business. I’ve been a client for about 3 years now and she has educated me when it comes to keeping my skin in top tier shape. Besides the knowledge that I receive from her I love the atmosphere of her shop it’s peaceful calm and relaxing. And her vibe is amazing she’s like family!!

    1. Muriel is amazing at her job and passionate about her business. I’ve been with her from the very beginning of my wax journey and don’t plan on going anywhere anytime soon. She makes you feel comfortable and always recommending skin care tips to add to your daily regimen. She’s an expert in the field and intentional with her services offered. I always look forward to a great experience with Muriel!!

  22. Muriel is the BEST of the Best! I always feel comfortable and welcome. You are family when you are her client and she cares about u beyond just the wonderful services she provides.

  23. Muriel is AWESOME!!! I’ve struggled with bad skin my whole life and she has given me so much hope. She has educated me on my skin like no other and her professionalism is unmatched. She a perfect 10!!!

  24. Muriel is very professional and great at taking care of her clients. She make sure her clients understand every step she takes. I also love the relaxing Environment and the great conversations.

  25. Ms. Should be an Adjunct/Instructor/ the GOAT Esthetician, Ms. Queen Muriel is a God sent Angel. The atmosphere, the professional services, educating her clients on their services prior to implementing of products while at the Spa and aftercare while at your home.

  26. Ms. Muriel has been my esthetician for 7 years. She’s hands down the best!! She’s great at educating and giving tips on skin care. I love the atmosphere, it’s relaxing and welcoming. She definitely should open her own esthetician school.

  27. I absolutely love Ms. Lynn!!! Not only is she a great teacher but also a GREAT esthetician. She always know what’ll work to make her clients feel good. It’s about giving them their confidence and loving themselves. I love her work ❤️❤️

  28. Ms. Muriel is such a professional when it comes to taking care of her clients . I appreciate you and helping my learning how to properly care for my skin

  29. I was lucky to find Muriel who came highly recommended! Her space is relaxing and she is knowledgeable about her craft and very professional. I foresee a long relationship with Muriel!

  30. Muriel is great! She is always so observant and informative. She makes sure all clients are comfortable and well aware of their specific needs. She even communicates with effective routines and products after hours! She is highly qualified and always recommended.

  31. No need for a long paragraph… She’s the best PERIOD!!! I love how she takes her time to tend to my skin care needs. She definitely goes above and beyond!!!

  32. Ms. Muriel is the absolute best!! She truly cares about her clients! I never would have imagined that I’d absolutely love my wax appointments. Her warm and caring spirit ensures that I will be a lifetime client. She has truly blessed me and I am forever grateful!

  33. Muriel is very skilled at what she does. As far as I’m concerned she is un-matched in her area of expertise. I have gone to her over 5 years and never have I been disappointed with any and all the services she has to offer and trust me I have done quite a bit.She is very professional, versatile and the atmosphere is very serene and fun. I look forward to my monthly visits with her.

  34. Muriel is THE BEST! She makes your entire experience comfortable, enjoyable, and leaves you feeling like a brand new woman. She is very knowledgeable about her craft and gives 110% every time. I’ve never had anyone give me tips and tricks on skincare until I met her. Thank you so much Muriel!

  35. Muriel is the BEST! She is very knowledgeable in her craft and a true professional! She makes you feel comfortable from the first time you meet her no matter what service she is performing! The experience is like you’re just hanging out with your best friend! She goes above and beyond to ensure all your needs are met! 10 out of 10, would highly recommend!

  36. AMAZING in all aspects! So lucky to have Muriel as my esthetician; Thank you for everything that you do 🥰

  37. Muriel is the BEST!!! She makes you feel comfortable and is very knowledgeable about what she’s doing. She gives helpful tips and advice about the things you should do between visits. Her friendly, calm and patient spirit shows that she enjoys helping others love the skin their in. The atmosphere there is very calm and relaxing. If I had to go anywhere else, I’d probably cry. I love her and her work. ♥️

  38. I absolutely LOVE coming to Muriel. She always gets me right and makes the experience less painful as possible all while engaging with me each session. She cares about her clients and always makes sure we’re doing what we need to to take care of ourselves.

  39. Muriel is amazing! After my first session, I grew an enormous amount of confidence in understanding how to take care of my skin. She has a wealth of knowledge in self care and listens closely to what her clients want to make sure they get what they need. She is a pure jewel!

  40. Muriel will FOREVER have a place in my heart ❤️! I have NEVER had an esthetician who makes me feel SO comfortable, accommodated, and cared for. She is unmatched and a true jewel! It’s evident that she has a gift, and I pray that God continues to bless her on this journey because the best is YET to come! Thank you so much Muriel for all that you do professionally and personally!💯

  41. I’ve been a client of Muriel for at least 6 years. It’s been such an experience to be in her care and watch her on this quest. The art of developing a business, while caring for clients is a balance that Muriel has done well. Her happiness is in the progress of her clients and staying abreast of the tools and technology to do so. I can’t think of a better combination in an esthetician. Love, love, love Muriel🥰

  42. When you walk in this place she will be sure to make you feel like family! She is going to talk to you and leave you feeling your best EVERYTIME!

  43. Muriel is the best. I had never gotten a wax before she made my first experience comfortable. She is very caring. She is the best I would recommend her to everyone.

  44. The Best Esthetician Award goes to – Muriel Redden!!👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽

    She’s truly one of a kind. Her passion for caring for her clients while educating us on how to best take care of ourselves is a testament to her gift. She’s accommodating, knowledgeable, professional and truly a rare find who’s a jack of all trades. Highly recommend!❤️

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