Rockledge Med Spa Staff
Susette Lapina, Licensed Esthetician
Susette Lapina, Certified Medical Esthetician, is a native of London, England where she received her initial qualification from the Steiner Beauty Therapy School. She then went on to Richmond College in London and received her Diplomas in Massage Therapy and Stress Management. She is a certified Aesthetic Medical Specialist. In January of this year, she passed the CIDESCO post graduate examination which is recognized as one of the most prestigious qualifications among 33 countries. Susette is a member of the Confederation of International Beauty and Cosmetology Therapists. She provides a full range of treatments including chemical peels and microdermabrasion. Susette strives to give her patients the most up-to-date advice regarding skincare, treatments and products. She joined the practice in 2004.
Carol Bendfeldt, Licensed Esthetician
Carol Bendfeldt, Licensed Esthetician, is a Master Esthetician trained at Yvonne de Vilar Scientific Skin Care Ltd. in facial and body treatments, makeup artistry, and hair removal. She then completed her Masters in Esthetics at Dermal Science International Aesthetics Academy advancing her skills to microdermabrasion, chemical peels, and body rejuvenating treatments. Licensed in Virginia, Maryland and Washington D.C. She exhibits a passion for scientifically proven skin care treatments and products along with nutrition and exercise tips to complement the finest skin care.
Linda St. Jean, Licensed Esthetician
Linda St. Jean, Licensed Esthetician, Linda trained at Yvonne DeVilar School of Scientific Skincare in Vienna, VA and received her degree in Esthetics and Makeup Artistry in 2000. She continued on to train in Lymph Drainage Therapy at the Upledger Institute, and she has certifications in Microdermabrasion, chemicals peels specializing in Skin Medica, Obagi Skin Restoration and Physicians Choice of Arizona, Bridal and Camouflage makeup artistry, and Endermologie. She specializes in medical esthetics. Linda joined the practice 2000 – 2002 and returned to The Dermatology Center in 2012 after ten years of experience in medical esthetics with a Washingtonian top rated plastic surgeon.
Erika Davison, Licensed Master Esthetician
Erika Davison, LME is a board-certified licensed medical master esthetician. She attended the National Institute of Medical Aesthetics in Salt Lake City, Utah where she received extensive training in comprehensive lasers and advanced aesthetics to include studies at the Institute of Human Anatomy. Her specialties are Laser and IPL treatments, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, micro-needling and medical-grade skincare. Erika joined our practice after practicing independently in Washington DC for the past two years and prior, spent two decades working in Cosmetic Brand Management for Saks, Chanel, Nars and Estee Lauder. Along the way, she also provided cosmetic consulting services to clientele in Washington, DC and New York. She has been featured on TV News segments and her work on the runways of New York Fashion Weeks. Erika sees patients in our Sibley – Northwest DC location.