Leah Mays, Licensed Esthetician and Nail Tech, is from Mexico, MO and a 2015 graduate of Merrill University. She is certified in PCA Advanced Skincare Systems and has received training in other skincare lines such as HydroPeptide, Image Skincare, and Dermalogica. She provides custom airbrush spray tanning, full body waxing, manicures, pedicures, micro current, microdermabrasion, and chemical peels. Her interest for the esthetics industry began when she would receive chemical peels for acne and acne scarring and is excited to help clients with acne challenges.
Jordan Mills, Licensed Esthetician, has an associates degree from Moberly Area Community College and is also a 2014 graduate of Merrill University’s esthetics program. Jordan is extremely sweet and personable. Her interest in esthetics and skincare began after she received surgery to remove a stage 4 melanoma on her leg. She has received training in eyelash extensions, airbrush spray tanning, HydroPeptide, Image Skincare, Dermalogica, PCA Advanced Skincare Systems, full body waxing, tinting services, airbrush makeup application, diamond microdermabrasion, chemical peels, and relaxing and corrective facials.
Missy Garino, Licensed Esthetician, Nail Tech, and CIDESCO, is a 2015 graduate of Merrill University’s Esthetics program. She is a licensed esthetician, nail technician and is recipient of the CIDESCO Diploma, a mark of high achievement recognized world wide in beauty and esthetics, requiring 1200 hours in beauty therapy. Missy completed a 4,000 word thesis on the subject of micro needling therapy, and offers this service as one of her specialties at Dermistique Face & Body. She has also received training in various skincare lines such as Image, HydroPeptide, PCA Advanced Skincare Systems, and has received training in microdermabrasion, micro current, custom airbrush spray tanning, full body waxing, eyelash and eye brow tinting, body treatments, makeup application, among many other services.
Megan Olson, Salon Manager
Megan grew up in Marquette, Kansas, and has spent the last ten years living in cities such as New York City, Nashville, and Chicago. She is happy to now be in Columbia, MO with her fiancé, back closer to her family again. With past experience in spa and clinic coordination, being Salon Manager at Dermistique Face & Body is such a terrific fit because Megan loves being involved in helping individuals feel good about themselves.
“It’s a great company, a modern atmosphere, and we have terrific service providers! I’m happy to be a part of this team.”
Julie Burgher, Apprentice Esthetician & Licensed Nail Tech
Julie Burgher is a student, participating under the Missouri State Board Apprenticeship offered at Dermistique Face & Body under the direction of Susan Lueders, and
- is now offering Esthetic Apprentice Services for 40% off of our regular prices.
(Coupons, discounts, sales, specials, promotions, etc. do not apply to apprentice service prices.)
Julie’s long-time interest in esthetics and her love for skincare treatments as a client resulted in her desire to pursue a career in the esthetic industry. Julie is not only licensed in nail services, manicures, and pedicures, she is currently participating in a Missouri State Board approved Esthetician Apprenticeship at Dermistique Face & Body. As an apprentice, Julie will complete 1500 hours in Missouri State Board required subjects pertaining to the skin and body. Any esthetician services she provides during her apprenticeship program are under the supervision of an Apprentice Supervisor. Julie is excited to provide clients with her expertise in nail care services while sharing how to achieve a beautiful appearance with various skincare products and services she offers.
Jackie Bair, Licensed Nail Tech and Esthetician
Jackie is a Columbia, Missouri native and a 2013 graduate of Merrell University’s Esthetics and CIDESCO program. It is no surprise that Jackie is highly requested for Brazilian bikini waxing, skin care consults, dermaplaning, custom airbrush spray tanning, and the popular HydraFacial. She is a people pleaser, easy to talk with, and confident in her delivery of advanced treatments of the skin. Jackie has tremendous experience with treating severely dry skin, as she has suffered from extreme dry skin conditions prior to joining Dermistique. One of her favorite services to recommend is the Signature Facial because it “combines both improvement in the skin and relaxation for my client, and it’s a great introduction to other skincare services I offer.”
Morgan Guibor, Licensed Nail Tech and Esthetician.
Morgan graduated in December 2013 from Cosmetology Concepts Institute in Columbia, MO. She is excellent at brow shaping, eyebrow arching, and highly requested for nail services because of her over-the-top attention to detail. She is sweet, personable, and passionate in her craft. Morgan provides numerous services in custom airbrush spray tanning, body waxing, microdermabrasion, chemical peels, and the HydraFacial. Clients with extremely dry skin see great results with Morgan’s hydrating protocols, as she has suffered from extremely dry skin as well. “I love performing microderms, peels, and the HydraFacial because I can see immediate results for my clients.”
Laura Melloh, Licensed Esthetician and Cosmetologist for over 9 years.
Laura constantly strives to learn the latest techniques and trends in the spa industry. Giving her clients a relaxing experience with the highest results is her utmost priority. She specializes in hair removal, facials, diamond microdermabrasion, bridal and special occasion makeup , body treatments, and custom airbrush spray tanning. She also provides manicures and pedicures, which gives her the capability of focusing on the body as a whole.
Olivia Hickam, Licensed Esthetician and Licensed Instructor,
holds a CIDESCO diploma, recognized world wide as the highest accreditation an esthetician can achieve. Olivia has been trained in a variety of top notch product lines, including PCA Advanced Skincare Systems and HydroPeptide, an award-winning anti-aging product line loaded with powerful peptides to combat aging. In addition to certification in crystal microdermabrasion and PCA’s skin biology and chemical peels, Olivia has received training in diamond microdermabrasion utilizing advanced protocols, South Seas airbrush spray tanning, Dermistique custom eyelash extensions, Temptu Airbrush makeup application, and extensive training in Dermistique’s popular method of the Brazilian bikini wax. Olivia specializes in a variety of facials, relaxing full body massage, hand and foot treatments, nail care, hair removal with Nufree Nudesse, and eyebrow and eyelash tinting. Olivia has an unceasable drive to never stop learning, providing only the very best experience for her clients’ skincare success.
Susan Lueders, Owner, is a Licensed Esthetician with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. She specializes in microdermabrasion, chemical peels, facials, eyelash extensions, eyebrow shaping, and full body waxing, particularly the Brazilian bikini wax. She has worked in the salon and spa industry for over thirteen years and provides advanced waxing classes as requested to professional and student estheticians.