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Cassandra Santus CRNA

Master Injector, CEO, President

Cassandra has 28 years of experience as a CRNA and is a rejuvenation Injector specialist trained by the top Plastic Surgeons in Charlotte. She loves serving her community in the Lake Norman area with expert guidance in helping her clients look and feel their best. She takes pride in  Lakeside Wellness MedSpa, providing the highest level of client satisfaction and service. She is an Advanced Master injector and certified in advanced skin care procedures.

Cassandra was a Captain in the Air Force for 13 years. She has a plethora of anesthesia experience including Plastic Surgery, which gives her an edge in aesthetics as anatomy is such a key to safety and patient satisfaction. Dedicated to the needs and care of her patients, she is dedicated to continuing education. In addition to the MedSpas, Cassandra continues to give anesthesia to maintain her skills. 

Gabrielle Faulkner, BSN RN

Aesthetic Nurse Injector

Gabrielle has over 5 years experience has a Registered Nurse. She obtained her BSN from UNC Wilmington and currently works in the CVICU when not enhancing beautiful faces. She became fascinated with the ability to have better skin, while removing unwanted wrinkles and blemishes. She is a Certified Advanced Nurse Injector with over 3 years of experience in aesthetics, and continues to train on the newest advancements in the industry with renowned physicians and specialist in the US, UK, and England. Gabrielle is excited to help you fulfill your aesthetic goals and leave you feeling rejuvenated!

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Jen Militello

Certified Medical Aesthetician

With more than 15 years as a certified medical aesthetician, Jen has practiced every aspect of aesthetics for which she is licensed. It did not take her long to realize that visible results are her passion. She enjoy building lasting relationships with clients by understanding individuals’ goals and working together to achieve them. 

In her career, she has worked with many skin types. Jen creates skincare regimens for all clients  that work seamlessly with our scheduled, professional treatments. 

Healthy skin and overall confidence are very important. Thus, Jen loves offering eyelash extensions in addition to medical aesthetics. She is a master lash artist and can create a personalized look for you - from very natural to dramatic. Eyelash extensions are a great way to simplify your daily routine. 

Kimberly Cassarino

Kimberly Cassarino is a seasoned Aesthetician renowned for her expertise in providing luxurious skincare treatments. With a wealth of experience in the field, Kimberly specializes in a wide array of services aimed at enhancing natural beauty and promoting skin health.


Her skill set includes mastery in luxury facials, where she employs premium products and techniques to rejuvenate and nourish the skin. Additionally, Kimberly is proficient in advanced procedures such as dermaplaning, chemical peels, and laser hair removal, ensuring clients achieve smooth, radiant skin.


With a keen eye for detail and a commitment to excellence, Kimberly excels in pigment correction treatments, addressing various skin concerns to reveal a flawless complexion. She is also adept in microneedling and microneedling with RF, utilizing cutting-edge technology to stimulate collagen production and improve skin texture.


Moreover, Kimberly offers body contouring and skin tightening services, helping clients achieve their desired silhouette with non-invasive techniques. Her expertise extends to brow grooming, including waxing and tinting, as well as lash lifts and tints, accentuating the eyes and framing the face beautifully.


Beyond her professional accomplishments, Kimberly is a dedicated mother of four, balancing her passion for skincare with the joys of parenthood. Her nurturing nature extends to her approach with clients, where she prioritizes personalized care and attention to detail.


Through her holistic approach to skincare, Kimberly Cassarino empowers individuals to embrace their natural beauty, fostering confidence and self-assurance in every client she serves.

Licensed Aesthetician


Dr. Nicole Wilson, DO

Medical Director

Dr. Nicole Wilson is a board-certified Emergency Medicine Physician. She is originally from Pittsburgh and completed her residency at Cleveland Clinic Akron General in 
Ohio. She relocated to Charlotte in 2018 and entered into aesthetics in 2021. 

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