We are a team of 7 all working towards one goal, to better your skin. Feel free to leave us comments, emails us, or start a discussion. We are here to answer your questions, and help you figure out your concerns while making the world a better place! We take pride in having the finest practitioners in the industry!
Our Nurse Injector,
Peggy Meder, BSN, RN, CANS, MEP-C
Peggy is a leading aesthetics injector in the Hampton Roads Region. She has perfected the art of combining multiple Injectables, assisting her clients in achieving a total transformation without having to undergo surgery. Building a close relationship with clients, Peggy, as the aesthetic artist takes the time to listen to you, and understand your lifestyle and needs. She has the expert eye of an experienced injector knowing the facial anatomy, capabilities of the products, and how to combine them for optimal results. She takes pride in having one of the highest patient retention rates in the Mid-Atlantic Region. And the GLOWING NEW FACES of her satisfied clientele is proof positive why she is the areas’ most sought after Aesthetics Injector.
Peggy serves on the Health and Wellness Committee for Hope House foundation, She has over 14 years’ experience within the aesthetic industry and has been injecting for 18 years and counting. Her passion has always been to help others, and educate along the way. The amount of dedication Peggy exhibits is hard to find, and it doesn’t stop when she goes home at night. Without any previous laws in place, Peggy submitted protocols and safety regulations to the General Assembly. She prompted them to enact rules for any location injecting Botox, Dermal fillers and other aesthetic procedures to follow the protocols she had written to ensure the safety of all clients.
Peggy is CANS certified. CANS certification is supported by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), and it provides professional recognition for aesthetic nurses who hold the value of education, clinical practice, and professional growth in the highest regard. Ultimately, CANS certification can assure you that your aesthetic nurse has gone above and beyond to ensure you receive an optimal level of care for your cosmetic needs.
Favorite Skin Care: Obagi NuDerm System because it works. Having been in the skincare field for so many years, products come and go, this system is medical grade and thus can travel below the surface to stimulate new cell growth.
In her free time she enjoys traveling, hiking, camping, bicycling, and just about any outdoor adventure! She loves volunteering both at home and abroad. She has participated in Medical Missions in Peru to volunteering locally with organizations such as Hope House and anything that involves the empowerment of women and girls.
Peggy has two awesome children, a 36 year old son, Justin who serves as a Recruiter in the Colorado National Guard and a 28 year old daughter, Brianna, who is brilliant, creative, kind, generous and simply a beautiful woman. Peggy is a grandmother to two beautiful, smart, adventurous and brave girls ages 10 & 12 in Colorado and her 2 year old ”little explorer” grandson Ace and JT the “ultimate adventurer”.
She lives in Historic Ghent in Norfolk with her filmmaker partner Luke and her newest sweet 5 year old miniature Dachshund Penny.
Our Nurse Practitioner,
Margaret Melton, MSN, NP-C
Margaret graduated from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing in 1981 and a Master of Science degree in nursing in December 2008. Margaret is nationally certified as a family nurse practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
To ensure maximum patient satisfaction, Margaret performs complimentary health assessments on each and every client of Skin, A Medical Spa. With client safety and welfare as a priority, she reviews a detailed health history in order to safely prescribe appropriate aesthetic treatments.
Margaret is certified as a CoolSculpting Specialist by Allergans' CoolSculpting University. She offers individualized body sculpting treatments removing stubborn fat that is resistant to diet and exercise in a plan that fits their budget and desires.
As well, Margaret is A Certified Laser Skin Specialist by The Esthetic Institute Medical Esthetics Program and is the expert in skin rejuvenation and resurfacing, removal of sun or age spots, small facial capillaries, and hair removal.
Margaret has used the Obagi Nuderm Skin Care Product line for a number of years and loves the ongoing results…improvement in the texture and elasticity of her skin, and overall tone of her complexion.
Margaret is a Virginia native. She is married and has one daughter, Abigail, and an adorable Shih Tzu, Zoe.
Our Licensed Master Aesthetician,
Julie McDonald is our Licensed Master Aesthetician and is highly experienced in the esthetics field. She is a graduate of Old Dominion University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology with a minor in Human Services.
She also attended The American Spirit Institute in Williamsburg where she studied and received her Basic and Masters Esthetics licenses. She enjoys creating individualized skin care regimens for her clients, while addressing clients’ skincare wants and needs. She loves helping to correct skincare issues and she performs several skincare treatments, including facials, chemical peels, epidermal planning and microdermabrasions.
Julie has a sunny disposition and an enthusiastic attitude towards skincare. She has received specialized training in medical grade skincare products such as Obagi, Skin Medica, and Skin Therapeutics.
Julie’s favorite skincare product is anything Obagi and her favorite treatment is the Perfect Peel, an aggressive treatment which targets most skincare issues.
As well, Julie is Certified by Allergans’ CoolSculpting University and offers her skills to her clients individualizing body sculpting treatments that remove stubborn fat that is resistant to exercise and diet. She loves helping her client’s look and feel great!
Our Administrative Coordinator,
Brittany graduated with honors from West Virginia University in May of 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts in English. She attended school on an academic scholarship while acquiring three Dean’s list honor awards and one Presidential honor award.
Brittany’s kind smile and positive energy greets every client, old and new, the moment they walk through door. As well, she is the last person at Skin that a client will meet with, ensuring all of their needs were met. As well, Brittany is expert a managing our schedule and insuring each and every client have the proper time available to receive their treatments and any questions resolved.
She specializes in making every client feel like a priority by meeting, or exceeding, their needs. She works very closely with Peggy, Margaret, Julie and Brianna to make sure she is as knowledgeable as possible on ALL services and treatments to insure she is able to answer any question a client may have.
As well, Brittany serves as our Administrative Manager. Any and all administrative questions or concerns brought to her will be resolved quickly, efficiently all the while exceeding client expectations!
Her favorite skin care products are Obagi’s 360 exfoliating cleanser, vitamin c serum, and SUNSCREEN, SUNSCREEN, SUNSCREEN!
Brittany grew up in Juneau, Alaska and Chesapeake, Virginia. She currently lives in Norfolk with her hard working best friend, Sarah. She enjoys spending her time reading, writing, traveling, and training for Jeopardy.
Our Webmaster, Marketing Manager,
Brianna is the quintessential dreamer, the creative type. She serves as the creative mind to all our marketing needs. Brianna has a B.S in Communications with a concentration in Journalism. She loves designing websites and creating content for all things small business. Her visionary mindset and strong critical thinking skills have led her to shake hands with the big guys Mark Cuban, and Daymond John in the field of entrepreneurship. Currently she lives at home with her husband, pomeranian Cali, and her little boy Ace! Her favorite skin care product: Obagi Nu-Derm Foaming Gel, Obagi Clenziderm Pore Therapy, and Obagi C-Rx Exfoliating Day Lotion!
Email Brianna for any marketing needs.
Our Medical Director,
Richard S. Rosenblum, M.D.
Medical Director Richard S. Rosenblum, M.D. is a Norfolk native. He graduated from Norfolk Academy and went on to attend Colgate University receiving a BA in Religion. He then returned to Virginia and attended the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond.
After completing a six year residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Kentucky, he headed south to prestigious Vanderbilt University to receive training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He then completed a Pediatric Plastic and Craniofacial Fellowship with Dr. William Magee which included participation in several Operation Smile International Missions as well as visiting fellowships in the United States and Europe.
In returning to Hampton Roads, he joins a medical community in which his father, Dr. Fred Rosenblum, D.D.S., has been a pediatric dentist for over 30 years. The younger Dr. Rosenblum maintains the same enthusiasm and commitment for caring for pediatric patients with plastic and reconstructive surgical needs.
Dr. Rosenblum has lectured both nationally and internationally on pediatric plastic surgery and craniosynostosis. His specific interests are in cleft lip and cleft palate surgery, craniofacial disorders and ear reconstruction. In joining Dr. Magee and establishing the Institute for Craniofacial and Plastic Surgery, Dr. Rosenblum joins in the vision of creating a craniofacial center of excellence in our region.
The Whole Package
- Medical Director: Richard S. Rosenblum, M.D. Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
- Certified Esthetics Injector: Peggy Meder RN, BSN, Medical Esthetic Practitioner- Certified, MEP-C
- Nurse Practitioner & Skin Laser Specialist: Margaret Melton, MSN, NP-C
- Licensed Master Aesthetician: Lori Cawley L.M.E
- Licensed Master Aesthetician: Julie McDonald L.M.E
- Administrative Coordinator: Brittany Weller
- Marketing Manager: Brianna Dempsey
- Our practitioners are experts in skin care: Experienced, Licensed, and Certified.
We take pride in having the finest practitioners in the industry!
During each and every consultation the Skin team will take the time to listen, discuss and to educate you about skin, it's anatomy and physiology and explain the options available with a personal skin evaluation. They take the guesswork out of skin care and educate you about skin and the products and services they offer and the latest information about those that do not. Skin, A Medical Spa, offers you the most advanced cosmetic surgery alternatives by mutually formulating a plan depending on your lifestyle and budget. Skin even offers interest free financing!* (call for more info!)
Skin's staff is the best in the business because we continuously attend conferences and educational courses to remain certified, with the best trained, and best educated in procedures in order to offer you the most up to date treatments available in the industry!