Rimage' Salon and Spa aims to provide the finest holistic healing services in the most comfortable environment.

Our Location

Conveniently located, our spa has six separate treatment rooms. Appointments are preferred.

1210 Chapel St.
New Haven, CT 06511

The Rimagé staff is a group of individually trained experts in all facets of the beauty industry. We will coordinate a cut, color and make-up program to suit your skin tone, face shape and professional image. Our experts will coordinate a concise skin care regimen that can be enhanced with moisturizing manicure and pedicure treatments. One visit and you will understand why Rimagé Salon & Spa is your total body experience.

Artistic Director, E. Leonard (Lenny) Yanavich

Salon Co-ordinator Sierra Thomas

Stylist, Barbara Gagnon

Stylist, Toni Friel

Stylist,  Erica Cullen

Aesthetician/Skin Care Specialist, Rima Laricheva

Massage Therapists, Christopher Massey

We are focused on brining our clientele the very latest in beauty care treatments. Our Continuing Education Program ensures that you will receive the most up-to-date technology in the hair, skin and body-care industry.

Our professional staff maintain a superior level of education with accreditation from


Rimagé is always seeking professionals with a passion for our industry. For a confidential interview please contact Len at .

E. Leonard Yanavich (Lenny)

Len is our Artistic Director with more than 20 years of experience in the beauty industry. His focus has always been the importance of extremely high quality product ingredients for use in all phases of salon services. From skin care to hair colouring and aromatherapy, he has searched the industry marketplace, accepting only first rate innovative research companies to place their products in our spa. A Master Colourist, trained in Europe and NYC academies, he has educated salon owners across the country to raise the bar and demand the best quality for their clients and staff alike. Each technician at Rimagé is trained under his guidance to provide the best care available in the country. Recently returning from Nioxin Research Laboratories and Eufora Int'l,  with certification in the Biotechnical Study of Fine and thinning hair and certified hair color trainer.

Toni Friel

Toni has achieved her continued growth in the beauty arena by advancing in all areas of the beauty and cosmetic industry. With over 10 years experience, a graduate of The Oxford Academy of Hair Design, she has made solutions to hair challenges her main focus. With a passion for high fashion, Toni is keeping up with the latest trends and techniques from world renowned platform artists. She currently holds certification from several color lines and keatin certification, creating the latest in fashionable up-do creations from world renowned stylist, Martin Parsons. As always, education is the leading force in styling talent. She continues to grow her passion and focuses on bringing her guests the latest in styling trends and techniques.

Rima Laricheva

Russian born, Rima brings over 17 years of experience in rejuvination therapies such as Sapphire 3 abrasion peels, Facials, Seaweed wraps, Body wraps, Hot Stone Therapy and LED light therapy. Employing the Matis:Paris methodology, she is expert in the application of these products and techniques. Educated on Paris, France and continuing her training in NYC, Rima has won rave reviews from clients at Robert Jetter MD. medical offices in New York City for her exact approach of Sapphire 3 skin abrasion treatments, desired by the likes of Uma Thurman, Nathalie Portman, Jennifer Anniston and Sarah Jessica Parker. Find out what the stars know and try to keep a Rimage' Salon & Spa


Our Designers

Barbara Gagnon

Barb has been a member of the Rimage' family for 27 years, assisting Len in the growth of the company to what it has become today.

A graduate of State Academy of Hairdressing, she has grown her professional edge through continuing education to be a certified Master Colourist in both Godwell and L'Oreal Professional haircolour systems.

From classic bobs, to trendy razor cuts, Barb maintains the trends in all styling and finishing. She shares her passion for cutting with the entire family, and loves working with the little ones, from thier first haircut through graduation.