Asheville's complete plastic surgery & aesthetics center
Our Asheville Aestheticians
Our licensed aestheticians offer you their expertise and individual attention.
Our Clinical Aestheticians are licensed by the State of North Carolina. With over 50 years of combined experience providing skin care and medspa services, our team has the compassion, skill, and talent you’ll appreciate when you choose them to provide your skin care services. They look forward to meeting with you to plan your individualized facial treatments and to provide you with the highest-quality skin care products. They work under the auspices of our board certified plastic surgeons offering physician strength products and procedures allowed only in a medical office setting.
Our aestheticians are available Monday through Friday to meet your needs. We offer free consultations by appointment. Just call 828-254-4444 during business hours, or contact us anytime online using the convenient form below.
Meet Our Aestheticians
Linda Reed, Medical Aesthetician
Linda is a native of Asheville and has been employed with the practice since 1976. She has trained and worked as an Operating Room Technician, and in 1990 she received training by Biomedic Clinical Care to begin our physician based medical skin care department. Linda has a broad range of experience and training in medical skincare and is skilled in providing microdermabrasion, chemical peels, dermaplaning, and recommending mineral makeup. She continues to learn by attending continuing education classes to keep up with the latest technology and products available in skincare.
Karen House, Licensed Medical Aesthetician
Karen has 21 years of experience in skin care, currently at the Plastic Surgery Center in medical esthetics, and previously at the Grove Park Inn Resort and Spa. Karen has had extensive training in her field, specializing in Obagi, La Roche-Posay, and Skinmedica treatments and products, and also has advanced training with Jane Iredale makeup and many other product lines. She has Oncology Certification in Professional Skin Care for patients undergoing cancer treatment. Karen has trained aestheticians and developed treatments. She has also been on the Editorial Board of the PCI Journal. Karen is very focused on medical skincare, anti-aging, pre and post treatments to keep the skin looking healthy, younger, and revitalized.
Elisabeth Smith Simonson, Licensed Medical Aesthetician
Elisabeth joined the skin care team at the Plastic Surgery Center to pursue her passion for skin care in the medical environment. After years of working as a Certified Nurses’ Aid at Mission Hospitals and Interim Home Healthcare, she decided to combine her desire to help people with her love for skin care. Elisabeth’s focus for her patients includes results driven treatments and educating patients on product use to maintain skin health at home while respecting and supporting the integrity of the skin. She has certifications in microdermabrasion and advanced chemical peels, along with training in Dermalogica, ZO Skin Health, ZO Medical, and Jane Iredale products. Elisabeth is dedicated to helping patients achieve their goals in skincare through patient education and support.
Schedule a Complimentary Consultation
Our aestheticians are available Monday through Friday to meet your needs, and some Saturdays by request. We offer free consultations by appointment. Just call 828-254-4444 during business hours, or contact us anytime online using this convenient form. (Do not use this form for job inquiries – check our Employment Opportunities tab.)