Life can be hard at times and it takes its toll on your skin. Mental stress or emotional distress can shows on your face and manifest as skin conditions, such as acne, fine lines, uneven skin tone or just purely emotional burnout.

When it comes down to it, you want to look and feel your best.  Gem Beauty Boutique is a safe and peaceful environment that was created to restore the balance of your skin, your mind and your spirit.

Ray Cher Yang is the owner of Gem Beauty Boutique. She is an evident example of a female entrepreneur in the city, always finding the balance among being a hockey mom of two, a professional real estate agent, and the chief lady at her spa. With the passion and belief that beauty is much more than skin deep, that we can only be our most beautiful selves when we are in our most healthy state, Ray Cher creates a place that encourages her clients to focus on Selfcare, a place where they can rejuvenate and restore their balance. Along with her team of skincare & lash experts, Ray Cher - Gem Beauty Boutique - are here to assist her clients to achieve their wellness goals; beauty from inside-out, and truly to look good and feel good.

Teresa Tran has been an educator at Vancouver Community College for their esthetics program since 2015. She teaches skincare, bodycare, nail care, waxing, makeup and eyelash extensions. With 15 years of experience in the beauty industry, Teresa is passionate about helping people achieve their beauty goals. She is dedicated to the motto ‘To look and feel good’.


Susan Lee has a 25 year background in the spa industry and holistic healing including her education in Religious Studies & certifications as a Reiki Master, Akashic Record reader, Aromatherapist and esthetician. She is also a Registered Acupuncturist with extensive knowledge on skin care. 

Susan believes that the balance and alignment of the Yin and Yang energies in all levels are tantamount to a healthy self.


Yuka H. is passionate about skincare because she wants to help her clients to achieve their skin goals. As a person who had experience with bad skin in her mid 20s, she understands how the health and appearance of one's skin can contribute to their self-esteem, regardless of male or female. Client’s satisfaction and helping people to feel good about themselves are the best rewards. These are reasons that keep Yuka motivated, and to strive as a person as well as an esthetician.