Kimberly Kaminer, RN (Scottsdale)
Kimberly Kaminer, RN (Scottsdale)
Professional injector and certified aesthetic nurse specialist Kimberly Kaminer, RN has successfully treated thousands of people, using multiple different cosmetic products over ten years. Kim is also a member of the American Society for Plastic Surgical Nurses, and is licensed in Arizona, California, New Mexico, Minnesota, South Dakota, Colorado and Canada. Kim received her nursing degree from the University of Alberta in Canada, and worked for over 18 years in a variety of critical care settings throughout the United States, before committing to her artistic passion, as a cosmetic injector.
Regina Castillo, LME
Regina Castillo, LME (Austin)
Regina Castillo, a licensed medical aesthetician, has worked in the beauty industry for 20 years. Originally from Austin, she started out as a Cosmetologist for many years then moved to Houston, TX to further her career in skin care. In 2012, Regina transitioned over to aesthetics fulltime where she worked for one of Houston’s top plastic surgeons and Advanced Dermatology. Regina attended Avenue Five where she received her aesthetics training and received her laser training at Austin Community College. She became certified in CoolSculpting® in 2014.
Regina has extensive training with CoolSculpting®, Fraxel, Ultherapy, Clear&Brilliant, Laser hair removal, Photofacial, Microneedling, Derma-planing, Medical grade chemical peels, Microdermabrasion, LED light therapy and many skincare lines including SkinMedica, Skin Ceuticals, Neocutis, Elta, Revision, GLO, Neostrada, MD Rejuvena and knowledge of injectables
Regina has always enjoyed making people feel better about their appearance. She always listens attentively to understand what a patient needs and wants. Regina prides herself on the work she does for her patients. On her days off, Regina likes to spend time with her family and friends and loves to run town lake in Austin.
Katie Sanden is the lash extension specialist at Austin Cosmetic Surgery. Kaite found her passion for eyelash extensions after graduating from Baldwin Beauty School in Austin, Texas. Soon after graduating, she was trained and certified by Minky’s Eyelash Extensions in classic and volume. Although she continues to use the Minky’s products, she has expanded and uses products from Lash Box LA. All of her products are completely cruelty-free synthetic mink, made of perfectly soft and very light polyester with a black finish imitating a true natural lash. Before placing the client’s first full set, Katie will conduct a thorough consultation to decide what curl, length, and shape will best suit the client’s eye. Your appointment will give you a much-deserved moment of relaxation and unwinding. Professional lashes can enhance your beauty, increase eye contact, and boost your confidence on a daily basis. For pricing and to schedule your appointment, visit www.lotuslashaustin.com.
Monica Rao, Business Administrator
Our beautiful, elegant, and incredibly helpful Business Administrator/ Office Manager, Monica Rao, was born and raised in Katy, TX. With good ‘ol Texas values, thankfully, she moved to Austin in 2019 after graduating from Texas State University with a major in Psychology. With a heavy interest and passion for the healthcare profession, Monica has been working in the medical field for 4 years. Monica has always enjoyed caring for others and making them feel like family. She joined the Austin Cosmetic Team in early 2019 and immediately became a critical component and very much the heart and soul responsible for the amazing experience folks have at our office. She is here to answer any questions you might have, coordinate your appointments, and help you figure out how to make your transformation a reality. In her spare time, she likes to spend time with her fur baby, Sadie, and friends, bake and travel.
Don’t let her beautiful face and thin figure fool you, she could take anybody on Cake Wars…..the gal is an insane baker!
Tina Gomez Pottorff
Tina Gomez Pottorff – Medical Aesthetician (Austin)
Tina Pottorff has been in the Medical Aesthetics field for over 10 years! Originally from San Antonio, TX, Tina moved to Lakeway, after marrying the love of her life, Michael. Tina decided to pursue her passion for aesthetics graduating from Avenue Five Institute in Austin, TX. She is a seasoned comprehensive medical aesthetician and has a passion and specializes in laser assisted resurfacing/ tightening and non-surgical body contouring. She beams with excitement and has been heard touting …..”I have the best job in the world….. getting to help others to improve their skin and enhance their self image is an amazing thing. Technology keeps getting better making my job easier and even more dramatic to help each of my patients/clients “age not just gracefully but stunningly”.
Tina has been Master Certified in Coolsculpting and Velasmooth in addition to various other modalities of body contouring. She additionally has extensive training, knowledge, and experience with Fraxel, Core Co2, microneedling, IPL, ReSurFX, chemical peels, dermaplaning, and RF tightening. Tina has worked with many of the best medical-grade skincare lines; such as Obagi, NeoCutis, EltaMD, SkinCeuticals and SkinBetter Science.
Tina loves Lakeway living, has a passion for traveling the world with her husband, Michael, and, of course, adores her fur child, Romeo.
Roshana Lazaar – Aesthetics Coordinator (Austin)
Roshana Lazaar has been in the medical field for over 10 years after extensive studies to pursue a career as a Physician Assistant. Graduating from UTSA with a Bachelor’s in Exercise Science, Kinesiology in 2011, she spent the first near decade in pediatrics. She has found a passion for cosmetic surgery, injectables, laser, and dermato-corrective skin treatments. As you will no doubt experience and observe, she quickly became the backbone of Non-Surgical Aesthetics here at Austin Cosmetic Surgery. She has become the Maverick, right hand-(wo)man, to the internationally known, past physician trainer, and veteran to the Non-Surgical Aesthetic field, Dr. Michelle Carlotti. They, together, make the procedures easy, fun, fast, and the results TOP NOTCH.
With an engaging, amazing, fun, creative personality, she also enjoys marketing and design for Austin Cosmetic Surgery and her past work family at Bee Cave Pediatrics.
You will surely hear Roshana preach when you look beautiful, you feel beautiful; she gets such joy in assisting patients to achieve small and large goals every day. She understands one universal rule – women, in particular, want to look fresh, flawless and beautiful. Men so want to look the way they feel and just defy time. It is these principles that drive her! Roshana’s vast experience, empathy, kindness, combined with training by some of the industry’s most highly regarded professionals, ensures that her clients transform into their best selves.
As a New York Native and Austin transplant for nearly 15 years, she enjoys experiencing diverse cultures here and beyond and so in her spare time she likes to travel and spend time with her amazing family.