Adriana and Marisa Martino, Founders of SKINNEY Medspa and licensed Estheticians, began their passion for anti-aging skincare early on in Orlando Florida. These identical twin sisters enrolled in New York’s Lia Schorr Academy where they obtained their Esthetics license. They began their careers working under doctors, gaining their certifications in several non- ablative, non-invasive lasers in 2005. Marisa and Adriana treated hundreds of clients while working at some of New York’s most prestigious medical spa facilities. They worked extensively with several laser technologies such as NG Yag, Diodes, Broadband light and IPL’s, and Radio Frequency platforms. Marisa and Adriana have an extensive knowledge of all devices pertaining to anti-aging skincare as well as cellulite reduction. To further their expertise, both sisters enrolled in the Florida College of Natural Health in Miami, FL where they took laser specific courses for the certification in laser hair removal and laser esthetics in 2007.
Dr. Hadley C. King, MD is a board certified dermatologist who specializes in general, medical and surgical dermatology. She is also a Clinical Instructor of Dermatology at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University. Dr. King graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College with a degree in biochemistry. She then received her M.D. from Columbia University. She trained in medicine at Greenwich Hospital, affiliated with the Yale University School of Medicine, and completed her dermatology residency at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University.Following residency, Dr. King worked as an attending physician at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, during which time she specialized in cutaneous oncology and photodynamic therapy. She also has a background in immunology and her research has been published in a variety of medical journals, including the Journal of the American Medical Association.
As an expert in medical injections and the latest advanced techniques, Dr. Halland is one of New York’s premiere specialist offering anti-aging and cosmetic treatments. He is a board certified and fellowship trained medical doctor offering his patients top level care and aesthetics treatments. A graduate from the University of Miami’s prestigious Honors Program in Medicine, and graduated with Honors in Research Distinction on his medical degree. He also trained at Beth Israel’s fellowship program in New York City, and has special focus on regenerative medicine. He is on the forefront of the new and latest technique, the PRP facial (platelet rich plasma). The procedure entails drawing your blood, spinning it through a filtering system that allows it to be platelet enriched. He then gently preforms a micro-needling technique that places the PRP right back into the sub-dermis of your skin. This technique allows for rapid wound healing, promoting new collagen and cell growth making your skin look years younger.
Jolie Martin, LME is a Licensed Medical Esthetician focusing on anti-aging and wellness. Jolie grew up in Scottsdale, AZ in a Holistic Immunologist household and spent her youth learning from her parents who built their careers in Immunology and brain injured clientele therapy. Her career began early on as she interned at Mayo Clinic where she had first-hand exposure to practical medical applications in cardiology, brain surgery, and oncology. Focused on medicine and beauty, she graduated The National Aesthetics Institute and went on to building her experience in the beauty industry focused on clinical skin care at a well-renowned Plastic Surgery practice. She moved to New York City where she furthered her education in laser esthetics and worked extensively in medical and spa facilities management and as an esthetician at several prominent NY medical-spas. She has extensive experience with the holistic aspect of skin care and total well-being as well as superficial cosmetology.
Born and raised in a small town in Saginaw, Michigan Christine Anderson had big city dreams. While attending Columbia College of Chicago Christine worked as a receptionist at a fancy Day Spa on Chicago's famous Oak Street. It was here Christine found her love for skin care. After obtaining her Bachelor of Fine Art degree Christine moved to New York City to study Esthetics at the prestigious Atelier Esthetique Institute on Park Avenue under industry pioneer Annette Hanson. While attending Atelier Christine discovered another passion, teaching. After graduating, President Annette Hanson hired her as an instructor where she inspired young eager new students.Christine is a licensed, experienced technician trained in the most current esthetics technologies including laser hair removal, ultrasound radio frequency, IPL, fractional lasers, microneedling, chemical peels, and other medical spa techniques. Christine joined the SKINNEY team on the upper east side. Christine is thrilled to be a part of the opening team in their Flatiron location with Warren Tricomi! Christine recently left Atelier to take on a bigger teaching role at LASER Studio Plus. Christine designs jewelry and practices hot Vinyasa Yoga. She created her own jewelry line worn by celebrities across both coasts.
Brooke started in the cosmetic field at an early age. Growing up, she watched her mother’s technique at a family business called Creative Illusions Brow Center. She is known as the brow queen and passed those genes on to me.”I love making people feel beautiful. I’ve been doing brows, tinting, makeup and lashes for 14 years. It’s my passion.”
Diana Rubio grew up in New Jersey and had a passion for skin care. After graduating with honors from Rutgers University, Diana set out to move to NYC. Skin care has always been important to Diana and anti-aging and beauty became her passion. Working closely with industries top technologies, Diana is an expert in the skin care field. She is certified in Ultra-Cavitation and Radio-Frequency skin firming and localized fat reduction treatments
Cynosure Elite; NdYag, Alexandrite settings, Alma Harmony XL, Liposonix, & Venus Freeze and FraxelIPL: and more. She is alos certified in eyelash extensions and provides a loyal list of SKINNEY Medspa followers.
Joining the esthetic industry was not Marissa’s original plan but it is where she found her passion. She enrolled in esthetic school at Dermalogica Academy at the same time as her mother. Since then she worked at Dermalogica in Soho and continued her studies at the International Dermal Institute. “I found it so exciting to help people feel more beautiful and confident in their own skin.” She believes the best approach to healthy skin is using a skincare and treatment regimen tailored to your specific needs. There is not one permanent quick fix; it takes awareness and constant effort to look your ultimate best. She is on the forefront developing new techniques and innovative procedures for new and long-term clientele offering service by private appointment. Marissa believes that her client's treatments should be specialized and individually developed for their specific needs.Her philosophy is to integrate both a medical and holistic approach, offering detailed skin analysis and laser recommendations that set her apart from the rest.