About Face is owned by Chrissy Thomas, a registered nurse with 25 years of experience in the field of anti-aging. Our practice is overseen by delegating physician, Dr. Aaron J. Hupman, MD. These professionals, coupled with an amazing staff of experienced registered nurses and licensed aestheticians offer access to the most advanced skin care training and technology, producing better and longer-lasting results. About Face understands our clients’ particular health concerns and we do our utmost to ensure the best and safest results for their anti-aging and skin health needs.
From the Nespresso bar to the warm and comfortable atmosphere, clients enjoy an intimate, relaxing, and rejuvenating experience at About Face Skin Care. Since opening our doors in 2002, our medical training and expertise have differentiated us from other skin care and spa practices. About Face is Nationally Ranked in the Top 500 of the 56,000 Allergan cosmetic injectable providers across the country, and we have performed over 50,000+ aesthetic treatments.
About Face Skin Care helps clients achieve their optimum appearance through a customized professional and home care regimen for anti-aging and skin health. We understand that each person is unique, and we focus treatment with the individual’s concerns in mind. It is always our goal to listen, educate, and treat our clients with the utmost care and professionalism.
Here at About Face Skin Care, we have a staff of four wonderful, knowledgeable, and professionally-trained healthcare providers who are committed to helping you achieve your aesthetic goals. Our providers have a wealth of different unique healthcare experience and will ensure you have all the necessary information about the different treatment and procedure options recommended for you. Known as skin-ologists, our team is comprised of:
Chrissy Thomas, RN, BSN
Owner, Chrissy Thomas, RN, BSN, has worked in the field of anti-aging since 1996. Chrissy started her journey in plastic surgery as a charge nurse at Egleston Children’s Hospital (now Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta) and moved on to be the director of adult plastic surgery and director of skin services for Plastic Surgery Consultants in Atlanta. Chrissy has owned and operated About Face Skin Care since March 2002. She has earned the title of Master Level Cosmetic Injector and Senior Laser Specialist.
Aaron J. Hupman, MD
Aaron J. Hupman M.D. is the treating and delegating physician for About Face Skin Care. Dr. Hupman earned his Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. He completed his Internal Medicine internship at Georgia Baptist Medical Center and then trained in Dermatology at Emory University. Dr. Hupman has been practicing Family Medicine in Lilburn, GA for 39 years.
Mary Jackson, RN
Mary Jackson, RN is a graduate of Pace University School of Nursing in New York. Mary has worked in many areas of medicine and began her journey in anti-aging with About Face in 2012. Mary is a Master Level Cosmetic Injector and Assistant Laser Specialist.
Tara Noblett BSN, RN, RNC-MNN
Tara, BSN, RN, RNC-MNN joined About Face Skin Care as a Cosmetic Injector after 20 years as a postpartum and newborn nurse at Northside Hospital. During her time at Northside, Tara served as a preceptor, team leader, patient placement coordinator, and clinical supervisor. She will be seeing clients at both our Snellville and Hamilton Mill locations.
Through their expertise in different fields of medicine and healthcare, they have come together to specialize in different anti-aging and cosmetic treatments and procedures that will provide you with breath-taking and life-transforming results. We look forward to being involved in your journey to achieve your aesthetic goals.
Our Licensed Medical Estheticians and Technicians
Cherri Dursee was the first employee hired at About Face Skin Care and has been with the practice since 2005. After nine years of working the front desk, Cherri made the decision to return to school and became a Licensed Esthetician at The Elaine Sterling Institute in 2014. Cherri also holds certifications as an Assistant Laser Specialist, microblading and is an Oncology Certified Esthetician.
Olivia is a Licensed Medical Esthetician and an Assistant Laser Practitioner. She graduated from the Atlanta institute of Aesthetics and has returned to school to obtain her RN degree. After she graduates from nursing school, she wishes to become an Aesthetic Nurse Injector.
Aliny Carijo, LE is a native of Brazil who became a proud citizen of the United States. She has always been enchanted by the world of cosmetics and, after graduating with a degree in Business Administration in 2000, completed a certification in esthetics at The Elaine Sterling Institute in Atlanta. In addition to her esthetics certification, Aliny is also an Assistant Laser Specialist and is certified in microblading.
Master Coolsculpting Elite Technician
Carla is a Registered Respiratory Therapist and has worked in the hospital setting for more than 12 years. After spending several years at home raising her two children, she decided to get back into the work force and trained to become a CoolSculpting provider. She joined our practice in May of 2019 and has been a CoolSculpting provider for 3 years.
Since 2008, Kelly has fulfilled many roles in the skincare industry including Advanced Aesthetics trainer and former spa owner. Throughout her career, Kelly has sought to keep up with the latest results-oriented products and modalities to ensure her clients receive the very best. In addition to her esthetics license, Kelly is also a Certified Lash Lift Specialist and looks forward to continuing to grow with About Face.
LaTrenda Wilson holds a certification as a Master Cosmetologist. LaTrenda is a former salon owner who has enjoyed expanding her knowledge in the field of skin care. LaTrenda has enjoyed being a part of our Side Step Oncology Aesthetics program and currently holds a certification in Oncology Aesthetics and as an Assistant Laser Specialist.
Raquel holds certification as a GA Licensed Esthetician and GA Assistant Cosmetic Laser Practitioner. Raquel’s zest for knowledge in the evolving skincare industry makes certain that she continues to stay well informed of the most advanced technologies/ cutting edge treatments. Raquel takes pride in enhancing her clients’ natural beauty and is committed to providing clients the best experience. She is a President’s list 4.0 graduate from Lanier Technical College.
Kaitlin Pruitt is a Licensed Esthetician and an Assistant Laser Practitioner. She graduated from Athens Technical College where she was on the Dean's List and finished first in the Skills USA post-secondary esthetics competition. Kaitlin is passionate about helping her clients achieve their skin goals and feeling confident in their skin. She strives to connect with her clients and loves to see their excitement after their treatments.
Barrie Fuentes is passionate about skin health and helping people feel great about themselves. Barrie has over seventeen years of experience as a licensed esthetician. She brings enthusiasm and a refined skillset to every client and every procedure.
OUR SUPPORT TEAM
Sam Thomas (Owner) holds a BS degree from Emory University. After a 17 year career in the Information Technology arena, he left his position in December of 2010, to join his wife (Chrissy Thomas) with managing the practice in a business development role. He is tasked with overseeing duties such as growing market share, daily operations, marketing, client retention, web development, social media, and business expansion.
Susie Moe received her undergraduate degree from Auburn University and her Master of Business Administration from Central Missouri State. After years in the corporate world, she spent time at home raising her three children and pursuing other interests. Susie began working with our front desk team in 2013 and since has become our Practice Manager.
Front Desk Associate
Jenny Bland joined the About Face staff in 2018 as a member of our front desk team. Jenny is also our buyer for our boutique items and makes sure our office is stocked with beautiful baubles to browse when you visit our spa. Jenny moved to the states from England in 1998 and has lived in Snellville for over 20 years.
Leslie is a graduate of Vanderbilt University. She has served in marketing, sales, consulting and client relations roles as an Account Executive in the marketing, staffing and insurance industries. Leslie is happy to assist current and prospective clients of About Face Skin Care, as well as focus on marketing responsibilities.
Practice Manager Snellville
Robyn worked as a Front Desk Associate for About Face Skin Care for several years prior to a move to Michigan 3 years ago. We are so happy to have Robyn return to Snellville and rejoin our team. Robyn is a UGA graduate with a BFA degree in Theater and a Snellville native.
Debby joined About Face as a front desk associate after over 30 years of working in a local Internal Medicine practice. She has extensive experience in Practice Management and has worked as a medical assistant.
Front Desk Associate
Susan joined the About Face front desk team after working 22 years in an Internal Medicine practice. She served as a Practice Manager for 17 years and enjoys the customer service end of the industry. Susan has lived in the Hoschton area for the last 20 years.
Front Desk Associate
Catherine Usher is a native Georgian. After graduating from The University of Georgia with a degree in communication she spent 10 years working in the dental industry. Choosing to stay home and raise her 2 daughters, she rejoined the work force when they entered high school. Catherine values providing exceptional customer service and interacting with our clients. Outside of work she is an avid cook and enjoys gardening, reading, boating and spending time with family and friends.
Phlebotomist, Patient Care Coordinator
A native of Gwinnett county, Chloe Beene graduated in the class of 2020 from Georgia State University with a bachelor's in neuroscience and a pre-med concentration. Currently, she is awaiting entrance into Physician Assistant school to become an Aesthetic Injector.
Patient Care Coordinator
Page Genco has over ten years of experience working as a territory sales manager in the Pharmaceutical Aesthetics Industry, calling on Dermatologists, Plastic Surgeons, and Medspas, including our very own About Face Skincare! Page is passionate about helping people look and feel their best by utilizing the products and services provided by the aesthetics industry. he is skilled at educating clinicians, clinic personnel, and clients on the various services, procedures, and products the industry offers.
Front Desk / Social Media
Born & raised in Georgia, Kylee Griffith earned her high school diploma in 2020. Class president for all four years, Kylee is also a Georgia thespian with a passion for the performative arts and competitive dance. She loves gardening and is a vegetarian,
Front Desk Associate
SaRaye Diaz earned her BS in biology from Georgia State University, where she is currently pursuing a law degree. Her self-realized awesomeness is apparent in her daily enthusiasm for her work and genuine smile.
With over thirty years of experience in all aspects of the arts, Tommy Wood is a multi-media renaissance man. He has created for both small businesses and international corporations. He is a native Georgian with a BFA in Communications from the Atlanta College of Art (now SCAD).