About Sylvester & Tranquilstate
Sylvester is a male grooming aesthetic and skincare expert at Tranquilstate skincare. At his purpose-built studio he offers a range of tailored skincare treatments targeted towards the male market.
With Diplomas in Advanced Aromatherapy, Reflexology, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Skin & Body Therapy from the International Dermal Institute, Sylvester is qualified to deliver more than twenty treatments.
Though initially finding the industry to be closed to male therapists and limited in the treatments available for men, Sylvester carved out a place for himself by developing innovative male grooming packages in a bespoke designed studio.
Prior to establishing Tranquilstate, Sylvester worked as a fitness practitioner across the Caribbean. During his time across some of the world’s premier luxury hotels and resorts, his desire to pursue a career in holistic treatments.
In 2000, Sylvester returned to the UK to study towards a career in holistic and skincare treatments.
Sylvester is fuelled by his love and passion for his work and his clients, many of whom have been with him for ten years. Come from all over the world often visiting Tranquilstate on business trips to London. Sylvester’s commitment to excellence is evidenced through in his professional accolades such as being Highly Commended by the Federation of Holistic Therapists Excellence Award in Client Service, an award which derives from independent client reviews.
Before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, Sylvester volunteered at Whipps Cross Hospital, where he provided palliative care and chemotherapy treatments to patients.
Sylvester is committed to helping people achieve their individual treatment goals and is motivated by seeing his clients happy with their results.
Qualified Mental Health First Aider
I am a qualified mental health first aider and therefore have in-depth understanding of the way someone’s mental health can impact them and those around them. I have enhanced interpersonal skills and understand how to reassure and support someone in distress and how to guide them to further help. As well as the obvious physical benefits that you get from my treatments, there are also emotional benefits that should not be ignored.
Experiencing my professional treatments will not only help you to unwind and de-stress but when receiving my treatments I am able to offer you a safe environment for you to access the support you need.