Asheville's complete plastic surgery & aesthetics center

Our skin care department is open with adherence to COVID-19 restrictions.  Everyone who enters the building must be wearing an appropriate mask that covers both the nose and mouth and will be screened prior to entry.   The mask must remain in proper position at all times, unless removed by the aesthetician during treatment.  Skin care patients must call from their car upon arrival to the office and will be instructed when to enter the building.

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  medical 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. Your online inquiry will be answered during regular business hours.

About Our Aestheticians

Linda Reed, Skin Care Specialist

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 over 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.

Amy Barcafer, Licensed Medical Aesthetician

Amy is a licensed aesthetician and RN.  She obtained her esthetician license in 2006.  Since then, she has worked in both doctor’s offices and luxury resort spas.  Her passion is to combine relaxation techniques with clinical skincare.  She has training in mineral makeup, chemical peels, dermaplaning, oncology skincare, microdermabrasion, and laser.

Julie Wawro, Licensed Medical Aesthetician

Julie is a licensed esthetician with over 13 years of experience who has performed advanced skin care procedures in medical spas, luxury resorts, and a holistic wellness center. She is comprehensive in her approach, addressing the well being and health of her patients’ skin while providing a comfortable environment with highly personalized treatments which deliver results. In her free time, she enjoys seeing live music, spending time outdoors, and gardening. She is also a certified canine massage therapist and is currently studying herbalism and its wellness benefits.

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 submit an inquiry anytime online using this convenient form.

One of our skin care team members will answer your inquiry during regular business hours. (once you click submit, it takes several seconds for you to receive confirmation of your request)


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