A reimagined massage academy that sets graduates up for realistic success.
Our resources allow students to complete the program as a Licensed Massage Therapist
and continue down a career roadmap with guaranteed growth and higher income.
More than just a Massage Academy…we provide multiple options to design your career and offer a guaranteed path of success.
Crème de la Crème Academy Standard
Discover the difference
Opportunity for more personalized instruction with a 10:1 student teacher ratio.
Work and study on professional, quality equipment.
Complete non-toxic environment with vegan and chemical free products.
Balance education with self-care and enjoy our complimentary yoga classes.
Guaranteed LMT CDLC Vegan Wellness employment with
Option to enroll in continued education classes.
Learn the importance of ergonomic self care, body posture, stretching and
Be your own boss with CDLC Luxe Suites.
Become a Massage Therapy Instructor at a future CDLC Academy.
How We Make A Difference
CDLC is completely eco-friendly in all treatment and wash rooms with 100% commitment to digital technology lowering our carbon footprint through less waste, conscious purchases and vegan products
100% vegan and cruelty-free; no use of animal by-products or contribution to purchasing any products tested on animals
100% chemical-free; we use plant based ingredients in all services and cleaning supplies to maintain a non toxic and allergen friendly environment
The CEO and founder is a mother, minority and millennial with a passion to empower future entrepreneurs to become your own boss and financially independent
Meet the Founder
On May 1, 2018 Leandra Hernandez launched Crème de la Crème Vegan Wellness in Cibolo, Texas. The mission is to offer high quality therapeutic, chemical free, affordable services that can be available to everyone.
During her childhood, Leandra’s Polynesian and Hispanic roots introduced the concepts of sustainability and incorporating fitness into her daily regimen. However, there is so much more to incorporate to gain complete vitality.
There is always a personal event that strikes the “why” and forever inspires the purpose behind the business. That event occurred when she was nine years old and taken to a children’s hospital via medevac due to the discovery of life-threatening tumors. Leandra was hospitalized for 15 months and was told by numerous medical professionals she would require therapy and medication permanently.
Leandra defied the odds and changed her fate from what doctors predicted after a rigorous rehabilitation cleanse. That transformative milestone became her “why” and
fueled every goal moving forward. She aligned the internal and external; a perfect diet is powerless without a focus on self-care and wellness.
Realizing the importance of a sustainable and healthy lifestyle, Leandra decided to make a positive impact with a holistic approach. During her professional journey, Leandra became a Physical Therapist (PT) of 12+ years, Massage Therapist (MT) of 11+ years, Massage Therapy Instructor (MTI) of 10+ years, MTI CEU Provider and Massage Therapy Establishment Provider. She managed, operated and launched successful spa locations and eventually that inspired the creation of
the nation’s first vegan wellness spa franchise.
As a licensed professional, Leandra discovered the lack of growth opportunities within the wellness industry. This inspired the CDLC Luxe Suites entrepreneur program. Designed to help licensed professionals build their own clientele and become their own boss.
CDLC Massage Academy will be the latest addition to Leandra’s franchise model; which offers a reimagined education opportunity to become a LMT in one of the fastest growing industries. The current market does not meet the new generation of academy standards. Leandra knew she could approach the education environment differently and truly inspire the future therapists of America. Discover the difference through the CDLC Academy Standard.
“The secret to living is giving.” - Tony Robbins
Daniel Jaramillo, Director
Daniel has achieved over 15+ years in the massage therapy franchise and spa industry. He has managed operations, product and service development, employee recruitment and industry relations. Previously, Daniel was the Director of Operations for a local San Antonio Massage School, in addition to serving on multiple school boards. With over 20 years as an active massage therapist, Daniel brings exceptional educational and industry knowledge to the academy, setting students up for realistic success.