Written by Dr. Halaas
Raechel Cunningham Lowe is a licensed aesthetician, key opinion leader and investigator (helps to test devices) for leading laser companies. She has been practicing Aesthetics since 2000. Raechel is a graduate of Florida College of Natural Health, where she received an A.S. in Natural Health, with emphasis on the skin, and obtained courses in both Aesthetics and Massage Therapy. After graduation Raechel worked in Dermatology in Florida specializing in acne treatments, traveling to schools and health fairs promoting the ABC’s of skin cancer awareness and the importance of sun protection. Raechel’s career took her from Florida to New York City where she became an expert in Cosmetic Laser Treatments. Working as a laser technician and skincare specialist afforded her the expertise to become a Clinical Trainer for various Aesthetic and device companies. Raechel has been a professional speaker and clinical educator across the US as well as Globally. Raechel’s drive and passion to share knowledge and educate other mid-level practitioners has evolved into a career which has created Engage Aesthetics and Training. Engage gives Raechel the opportunity to share her knowledge and cutting edge technologies with others seeking to advance themselves in their career.
Raechel holds certifications for many technologies including Syneron Candela, Viora, Quanta, Cutera, Palomar, Cynosure, Lumenis, BTL Exilis, Forma TK, Rohrer Aesthetics, Gentlemax Pro by Candela, Zerona, Sciton, Ellman, Alma, Hydrafacial MD, Skin Pen and ZO Skin Health, Dermastart/ Clear Chioce, PCA, Neocutis and various Skin Care Product Companies.
Raechel’s specialties in Laser treatments include Laser Hair Removal. Anti-aging, Photo- damaged skin, Wrinkle reduction of the skin, Acne treatments, Cosmetic vascular irregularities, Cosmetic benign pigmented lesions, Improvement of scars, Skin tightening face and body, Body contouring (skin tightening, cellulite reduction and circumferential reduction), Tattoo removal and rejuvenation of the skin.
Raechel’s non-laser specialties include Electrology, Facial Treatments, Hydradermabrasion, Microdermabrasion, Chemical Peels, Dermaplanning, Acne Treatments, Lymphatic Drainage Facial Massage, pre/post-operative skincare, Camouflage Make-up, Physiology of the skin, Skin Care Products and Ingredient Knowledge.
Raechel’s background as an Aesthetician in Dermatology affords her expertise in formulating skin care regimens for all types of skin and skin disorders, working directly with Physicians, to provide patients with the optimal skincare treatments as well as share her passion of Aesthetics with others.
Sharrona Katz-Moulay: As a highly accomplished Senior Medical Aesthetics professional, Clinical Trainer and Lic. NY Massage Therapist with 17+ years experience. Sharrona has in-depth knowledge and experience with most technologies, procedures, as well as teaching and training and she has with a true passion for anti-aging medicine and wellness in clinical medical settings with prominent plastic surgery practices in Manhattan.
She graduated from Florida College Of Natural Health, Finger Lakes School Of Magssage Therapy (Ithaca NY) and Atelier Aesthetique in NYC and numerous continuing education courses. Sharrona Katz-Moulay is a member of the American Society Of Laser Medicine And Surgery (ASLMS) and The Society Of Plastic Surgery And Skin Care Specialists
Having both licenses in Aesthetics and massage therapy, Sharrona has a greater understanding of the overall physiology, anatomy and general health snapshot of clients as well as increased efficacy with certain treatments. She has taken continuing education with Lymphatic Drainage massage which greatly benefits the results of post surgery edema, scar tissue and inflammatory acne
She has successfully treated thousands of patients with all skin conditions and body contouring combined modalities as well as with very challenging ones who showed resistance to other forms of therapy. As a result oriented practitioner she will not treat a client if she is not convinced she can provide a successful outcome.
She is a person who prides herself on always holding the highest professional/ethical standards, both with respect to clients and colleagues while providing compassionate and sincere care for her clients. Sharrona has an uncompromising commitment to continuous growth both professionally and individually.
Priscilla Hernandez: Priscilla Hernández is the medical assistant for the Dr. Halaas office. She helps Dr. Halaas care for her patients and ensure they are informed and comfortable before injectable and surgical procedures.
Jill Rosenblum – Practice Manager: Jill started as Dr. Halaas’ office manager over three years ago and has overseen the growth of several divisions of the practice since that time including the Westchester office, Clinical Research division and the Skin Studio Med Spa. Having been in the industry for over 10 years, she brings her knowledge and expertise to the practice we have today while retaining the warm, family oriented appeal. Jill helps maintain the office flow and has built our solid team of players that run our office efficiently. She sees all of Dr. Halaas’ patients and helps guide them through the consultation process for surgery , hair loss, injectables and any skin issues that need attention. She is able to advise and educate patients about the various options they have and help book the proper procedure, whether surgical or non surgical. Patient care and relationships are extremely important to Jill and it’s what keeps her happily engaged with each and every patient that walks through the door.
Shelby Green our inestimable Operations Manager hails from California but was born and bred for the fast pace of New York. Her level headed thinking allows her to process all the complicated details in running plastic and reconstructive practices from coast to coast. Shelby has overseen all operative functions from medical records on up. Her keen mind and enthusiasm for aesthetics has led her to become a ZO certified skin specialist to address the needs of our patients. Shelby spearheads our patient electronic medical records and patient membership apps. She puts optimal in operations manager.