NuAGE clinicians are serious about skin science and we’re industry leading experts. We stand on the middle ground. We’re in between the people that will give you a fabulous massage and the ones that surgically and invasively alter your appearance. We promote naturally healthy skin through laser and IPL technology. With more than 10 years of experience, thousands of clients treated with a vast array of skin conditions and needs, you know you are in good hands.
If you’re overwhelmed and don’t know where to start, allow us to assess what’s going on with your skin and develop a customized treatment just for you. Why? We’ve treated all of the cases and we know what’s worked for others with the same skin-related concerns. We have the experience and knowledge to create the right treatment recipe for you. We’ve done the work, we’ve done the research and we continue to learn.
NuAGE technicians have mastered the techniques and are highly-qualified in order to provide safe and truly effective laser treatments. You’ll always have the same technician so they know you and your skin. We give you honest and realistic expectations and we’ll be by your side every step of the way before, during and after treatment.
CEO + Owner / Senior Laser Technician
Our founder, Ellie, developed a love of skin care during her years as a professional makeup artist. In addition to her work for TV, film and Vancouver Fashion Week, Ellie was with the makeup company MAC for nearly six years. It was there that she honed her understanding of the skin and its complicated conditions.
Ellie decided to pursue her passion for skin health and while at MAC, she also studied medical aesthetics. She joined the team of a prestigious medical spa in downtown Vancouver and had the opportunity to work alongside a world-renowned skin care and cosmetic physician.
She now has more than 12 years of experience in laser and skin care and has successfully treated thousands of clients with a vast array of skin conditions and needs. The laser skin treatments Ellie offers at our Vancouver laser clinic are all designed around the idea that flawless skin can be achieved safely and naturally. Ellie is a strong believer of treating the body as a whole and addressing the root internal cause of a condition for lasting results.
When Ellie is not busy building her empire, you can find her in clinic treating and specializing in the removal of veins and dark spots with great success. Ellie dedicates a large portion of her time mastering treatment plans for some of the hardest-to-treat conditions such as melasma and varicose veins. The biggest perk of all is that she does it all virtually painlessly!
In an industry that can sometimes be intimidating, Ellie has thoughtfully hand-picked a team of individuals who follow her same beliefs of empowerment, encouragement and education. As a NuAGE Babe, her goal is for each and every interaction to be a positive, uplifting and valuable one. With that in mind, every product and treatment offered has been curated specifically to deliver the best results in absolute comfort, with minimal to no downtime.
Clinic Director / Senior Technician
With a keen eye for detail and her intuitive nature, as well as her fascination with biochemistry and passion for helping others, Jennifer’s jump into aesthetics was a natural one. Struggling with her own problematic skin, Jennifer has always been dedicated to learning as much as she can about the skin and its functions.
Jennifer began her career working alongside a physician and assisting in cosmetic treatments and was hooked immediately. She graduated from John Casablancas Institute with a diploma in aesthetics and later went on to study at the BC Academy of Medical Aesthetics to receive certifications in aesthetic dermatology and laser technologies.
Dedicated to making an impactful difference in her clients’ lives, her specialties have included medical foot care and advanced skin care with a primary focus on treating acneic skin and advocating for skin health. Her favourite part of her job is empowering her clients to facilitate change and give them the tools and knowledge they need to have perfect skin for life. Jennifer is a firm believer in addressing the root cause of an issue and treating the body as a whole by combining both holistic and clinical approaches for lasting results.
As our clinic director, Jennifer is often busy with the behind-the-scenes magic but when she is in clinic she specializes primarily in treating Acne & Acne Scars, as mastering this condition is a passion of hers. Jennifer’s favourite part of her job is education, which is why she dedicates much of her time to consultations and creating comprehensive, three-dimensional treatment plans for any skin condition or concern.
Vivian was born into the beauty industry as aesthetics runs in her family, so naturally it has always been a passion of hers and something she has grown up continuously learning about. In 2011 Vivian decided to make it official and pursued aesthetics at Blanche Macdonald. Since the beginning of her career, Vivian has focused on all things Skin Health and specialized in skin treatments for a variety of conditions.
Having experienced her own struggles with skin, Vivian is truly passionate about sharing her knowledge and expertise with her clients in order to reverse any conditions or concerns they may have. Naturally, she is a bit of a health nut, and so incorporating a healthy lifestyle is key for beautiful skin from the inside out!
Nervous about your treatment? Vivian’s infectious personality will have you forgetting any nerves and laughing all the way through. Better yet, treatments are virtually painless as your experience is her top priority. Vivian’s goal is to improve her client’s lives in any way that she can, whether that is clearing up acne, diminishing dark spots, or leaving your skin supremely smooth and hair-free!
Aesthetics has been a part of Sasha’s life for a very long time. Starting out with a passion for taking care of her own skin, she soon discovered how rewarding it was to share her tips and tricks to help others. Sasha took this passion to the next level by attending New Image College of Fine Arts and graduated in October 2013.
Sasha is passionate about helping others reach their goals and build confidence. Having been through her own skin struggles with acne and scarring she knows first hand just how great it feels to finally reach that skin goal! With over five years of experience in the aesthetics industry she is a wealth of knowledge for any inquiry you can think of! Sasha is a true Skin Health Expert and loves combining advanced technologies like laser with holistic remedies, such as nutrition and supplements, in order to treat the body as a whole.
When Sasha is not in clinic, she enjoys spending time cooking and trying new recipes to challenges herself, exercising regularly and spending time with her loved ones. Of course being a NuAGE Babe, she’s also obsessed with all things industry related, so she can also be found reading and learning constantly to expand her knowledge!
Nicole has always had a strong passion for beauty and fashion from a very young age. After working her way up the luxury retail industry, she felt it was time for a change and wanted to branch into a realm where she could make lasting and impactful changes in the lives of others… and that’s when she found NuAGE.
As our Clinic Concierge, Nicole is the glue that holds us all together and the lovely face and voice that will guide you through your visits with us. Helping others to look and feel their best is one of Nicole’s driving forces in everything that she does, and you will feel her genuine empathy with every interaction. One of her favourite parts of her job is helping others find their natural beauty and confidence within themselves.
Nicole loves to help explain the various treatments and products that we have to offer, and she’ll be able to put your mind at ease for any nerves you may have! When she’s not in clinic Nicole loves spending her free time with friends and family, as well as researching all of the latest trends in fashion, beauty and skincare.
Rebecca’s career started in beauty, as a makeup artist for editorial and runway. She loved doing makeovers and helping people to find their confidence. She decided to go back to the film industry, where she had been an Assistant Director, but this time as a Producer to fulfill her business mind. When the Film and TV industries changed due to the rise of Digital, she decided to take the leap into the digital world, where she studied marketing to combine her expertise in content creation.
Having run her own marketing company, she has now returned to her roots in beauty to use her skills to share NuAGE Laser & Skin Care’s stories and communicate with the rest of the online world.
While she’s not in the clinic, you can see her BTS works in the form of fun and informational photos and videos on the NuAGE Babes, treatments and products, which she loves creating.