meet christyn

With over two decades of experience, Christyn Rittenhouse has had a thriving waxing, skin care, and massage business – Smooth.  Smooth is located in Rockford Il.  She specializes in full body waxing, custom blended facials, body treatments.

Christyn is known as the *unwanted hair super hero*, beautifying the midwest two brows at a time. Relax you’re in good hands, she’s also known as the kinder, gentler esthetician... because waxing doesn’t have to hurt that much!


While removing unwanted hair is her number one passion, skin care is a close runner ups..  As for her first love, skin care, Christyn only uses products of the highest quality focusing on results as well as relaxation.   She also holds a B.A. in Psychology, and minor in Sociology from Northern Illinois University.

Christyn has traveled in the U.S. extensively and has spent substantial time in the Seattle area, New Orleans, and Akumal, Mexico. She also has worked part-time with a local artist in studio and as an assistant working art fairs across the country. When not traveling or at work, she can often be found creating in her kitchen, kayaking on any body of water she can get on top of, or snorkeling just underneath.

NEW! She is has also recently completed a rigorous coursework in life coaching through co-active training at CTI.  Her focus is on clarity, empowerment, and taming the inner critic (rumination/saboteurs)...AND clutter coaching/consulting.  New website to come