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The philosophy at Elemental Esthetics is to provide a personalized experience for everyone who comes in our doors. Our focus is on YOU, the client. Between our highly experienced staff to our comfortable waiting and treatment rooms, you can truly relax and know that you’re in good hands. We provide top-notch medical facials and laser treatments without the cold environment of a traditional MedSpa. Come in and relax and feel the years fall off of you while enjoying your service.

At Elemental Esthetics we believe, you can be beautiful and still look like yourself!

Staff

Jennifer Warmann-Bloss, CEO and Lead Esthetician

best-med-spa-st-louis-kandulaJennifer Warmann-Bloss is a licensed Esthetician, Business Owner and Blogger and has been working on clients since 2001. Being educated in Boston at one of the top Esthetics Schools in the country, the Catherine Hinds Institute, sets her base education apart from the average esthetician in St Louis. She prides herself on maintaining her education ongoing and additionally keeping you, the client, educated as well on the latest innovations in anti-aging.

Her approach to services is to truly create a customized experience for anyone who comes through her doors. She doesn’t simply follow the same protocols for all but instead develops a program designed to make you look your personal best. With personalized facial services, lasers, peels and more, she has all the tools necessary to make you look amazing.

Additionally, Jennifer comes from a professional background with previous work experience in the high-tech world. She helped build and develop some of the first car dealer websites in the 90’s when the internet was just developing, worked in e-mail marketing software and worked with predictive modeling software with Fortune 500 companies.

This professional understanding of technology helped her greatly as she began to educate herself on lasers and many other business arenas of esthetics. Don’t miss the opportunity to come experience an amazing encounter designed just for YOU!

Melissa Schiller, Medical Esthetician

plasma-pen-st-louisAfter years of experience in a wonderful spa in O’Fallon, MO, Melissa has joined the Elemental Esthetics team in order to expand her talents with more medical style services.

Melissa graduated the top of her class and was a two time Distinguished Honors recipient.  She is an experienced esthetician who is passionate about people and skin care.  She chose to become an esthetician as a result of a life-long interest in skin care as well as issues she encountered during and after pregnancy.  She understands how skin care and skin care issues impact people’s lives and is driven to help people through her knowledge and experience with skin care services and products. 

Prior to becoming an esthetician, Melissa was the event coordinator in a family owned coffee shop.  She brings her love of people and the desire to provide experiences that bring joy into every treatment she provides.  Each visit is customized for the needs and wants of the individual.   

Kelli Brown, Medical Esthetician and Cosmetologist

Kelli has been a licensed cosmetologist for over 20 years. She also attended St Josephs Academy and knew right out of high school that the beauty industry was calling her. She spent 7 years at Studio Branca with thoughts of skincare on her mind. Over the course of time her focus shifted through all aspects of the beauty industry and has now returned to where her heart has always been. After being a stay at home Mom for her three children, she is ready to make a comeback. Kelli has a passion to make things beautiful and focusing on making her clients look and feel beautiful inside and out. Her love for her job comes through in every service, don’t miss an opportunity to try her out!

Anastacia Schmitz, Medical Esthetician

morpheus-8Anastacia comes to Elemental Esthetics with an incredible passion to educate her clients on not only how to look and feel their best on the outside, but understanding that it starts on the inside. She has been a licensed cosmetologist since 1993. Additionally, she worked in print and digital media advertising with business owners to create local and national campaigns. Her true passion has always been skin care and quality spa and med-spa services. Her approach is to use a combination of home care, treatments at the spa, and supplementation to reach clients’ skin care goals. Regardless if it’s acne, anti-aging, or monthly self-care she loves to help people feel more confident in their skin. She is committed to learning the newest and most effective treatments and products in the industry and pass that knowledge along. When she’s not at the spa she enjoys travel, time in the gym and her three children.

Jennifer Kopolow, Certified Laser Technician and Microblader

microblading-st-louisJennifer finished beauty school in 1991 and has spent her career specializing in all things nail. Feeling that every area of beauty is important, but focused on nails because no look is complete without the little details.  Jennifer has been a nail professional since beauty school but has worked in education as an Education Ambassador (EA) for CND, creators of CND Shellac.  As an EA, Jennifer had the opportunity to travel the country, experiencing all different areas of the business.  She is extremely excited to expand her skills into the esthetics end.  Certified on the Lumenis M22 IPL Laser and the Lumenis Desire Hair Removal devices, as well as the Venus Legacy and Venus Viva, she can laser away some of your greatest challenges. She has recently added Microblading to her list of certifications. If you want the best brows in town, come see Jennifer! Education and professionalism are the keys to being able to deliver an exceptional service and Jennifer delivers nothing less.

Debra Poger, Certified Laser Technician

Debra comes to us with a variety of personal experiences in her career. She has 10 years of laser experience.  (That’s over 7,500 treatments!) She spent 3 years as a Manager of a MedSpa and 9 years as a Laser Technician focusing on Venus RF and Contoura Skin Tightening treatments, Permanent Fat Removal, Laser Hair Removal, Viva, and Vivace (microneedling with RF). She has in depth training and is result driven.  Trust when she looks at you she is thinking about your safety and best results she can get!  Additionally, she has been a Hair Restoration Expert for 9 years. If you’ve struggled with hair loss issues, Debra absolutely knows the ins and outs of those problems and has some great solutions for it! She also worked for several years as a Dior Makeup Artist. Before she was in the Spa world Debra owned a jewelry and accessories company and she has a tremendous passion for jewelry. She actually still owns that company. Debra is a kind and loving person who takes such good care of her clients you’ll be so happy when you start seeing her, you couldn’t be in better, more generous hands!

Dr Allison Walsh, Our Medical Director

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Dr. Walsh graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 2010. She completed her residency training at Mercy Hospital-St. Louis and served as a chief resident during 2013-2014 and became board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology in 2015.

She helps us with our amazing wellness services, including Hormone Balancing, Weight Loss and more.

In her free time, Dr. Walsh enjoys spending time with her husband, running, traveling and cooking/dining on international cuisines.

You can also visit her for Obstetrics and Gynecological services in her medical office. The website for those services is https://www.obstetricsgynecologycare.com/

Our Amazing Injectors- Why are they the best?

  • Possess extensive knowledge of facial muscle anatomy including the origin and insertion of each muscle, as well as the ability to determine which muscles are responsible for producing wrinkles and creases in specific facial regions.
  • Complete understanding of physiology of the nerves and blood vessels of the face so that injections into facial areas will not negatively affect any important facial structures.
  • Full knowledge of how onabotulinum toxinA works to paralyze the muscles; how much is needed for each facial area; how long it lasts; knowledge of other toxin brands and which individuals would benefit from each.
  • Able to provide you with a list of side effects and possible contraindications and be aware of any medications you are on or medical conditions you have which may affect your treatment outcome.

  • The ability to avoid adverse effects, and if they do occur, she should have the knowledge about how to treat such results and how to properly and effectively combine neurotoxin injections with dermal fillers to provide the safest and most successful results.
  • Know “best practices” for techniques for treatment, how to properly prepare muscle relaxing substances, and how deep to inject into facial muscles.
  • Have many hours of observing model patients being treated, and have also received expert supervision during consultation, planning, and injection of treatment solution on live patients.
  • Have proper technical expertise regarding minimizing discomfort during injection.

Jana A Fleming, Registered Nurse

best-botox-stlJana joined our practice at Elemental Esthetics with over 18 years under her belt as a nurse injector.  She has a vast array of experience. In particular she went through specialized training to become an advanced injector, one of the few, if not only, in St. Louis.  She spent part of her career on the west coast training doctors on all of the latest techniques.  Jana is an expert in BOTOX, Juvederm, Voluma, Kybella, Restylane and many other injectibles. Additionally, she has advanced training in a multitude of skin care lines. If you have questions about these cosmetic services, she will take amazing care of you, we hope you schedule with her soon!

Jenna Fleming, Registered Nurse

botox-filler-st-louisJenna has an extensive background in the field of nursing with regard to pediatrics, geriatrics, med-surgical nursing, home health and hospitals.  Jenna has a huge heart and loves taking care of people no matter how young or old, her passion is compassion.

She has had a multitude of Advanced and Master’s trainings with Botox and other neuromodulators as well as Dermal Fillers.  She enjoys traveling all over the world to further her aesthetic training. Additionally, Jenna has training and hands on experience in Schlerotherapy and IV Therapy. She has a passion for learning and will never get tired of advancing her knowledge!
Jenna enjoys making treatment plans and working one on one with her clients to help them to achieve their aesthetic goals.  Stop in and meet her, she can’t wait to meet you!

 

 

You can schedule with any of these amazing ladies at http://elementalesthetics.com/online-scheduling

Stacy Pearson, Office Manager

Stacy Pearson joins us as our Office Manager, helping all the pieces seamlessly flow together. From our front desk solutions to working with the staff to manage schedules and more, she is on top of taking care of all your needs across the entire spa.

She comes to us with a degree in Human Development and Family Studies from Missouri State University- Columbia, with an emphasis in multiculturalism, psychology, and a litany of experience working with children and their families (teacher, parent educator, director of early childhood education), Stacy understands the importance of relationships, education, and empowering others to grow.  With 20+ years of management, coordinating large and small events, educating others, providing resources to assist others to succeed, a sincere desire to see individuals bloom, as well as her organizational skills, she gives Elemental Esthetics a unique perspective that helps us attain our goals. Next time you’re in, definitely talk to her more. She’s a wealth of wonderful information that men, women and moms / dads could learn from!