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Luzi

Aesthetic Director
22 E 41st St, New York, NY 10017
Luzinete (Luzi) Ripardo has been working miracles on patient’s skin for decades. She has an intuitive ability to understand her patients skin needs and design treatments for immediate and lasting results. She’s the must-go-to person for models before they hit the runway. Luzi keeps abreast in the latest developments in aesthetic dermatology and trains in new techniques and technologies. Luzi’s exceptional talents have turned her in a mini-celebrity, and she is regularly featured in Elle, W, Vogue, People and other magazines.
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Experience

05/2019 - PRESENT – BODY PERFECT SPA NEW YORK. NY HEAD ESTHETICIAN/ELECTROLOGIST /LASER TECHNICAL
Luzi is the Head Aaesthetician at Body Perfect Spa focusing on services including microdermabrasion, laser hair removal, facial cleansing, chemical peels (glycoloc peel, Vi peel), lymphatic drainage, radiofrequency microneedling using the Endymed Pro for scars, strech marks, pores.
10/2004 - 05/2019 – SADICK DERMATOLOGY NEW YORK, NY ESTHETICIAN/ ELECTROLOGIST/ LASER TECHNICIAN
As the main medical aesthetician at Sadick Dermatology Luzi is responsible for a large portfolio of patients. Services include microdermabrasion, laser hair removal, facial cleansing, chemical peels (glycolic peel, Vi peel), lymphatic drainage, radiofrequency microneedling using the Endymed Pro for scars, stretch marks, pores.

Luzi also manages purchase and inventory of skincare products and prepares patients for aesthetic treatments (laser resurfacing, vein treatment fillers).
02/2003-10/2004 – VERVE LASER MEDICINE & MEDICAL SPA NEW YORK, NY ESTHETICIAN/ ELECTROLOGIST/ LASER TECHNICIAN
Responsible for performing microdermabrasion, chemical peels (glycolic peel, alpha- beta peel), laser hair removal treatments (Diode/ Lyra). Updated client's database, assisted with filing/scheduling of appointments.
08/2002-04/2004 – ELIZABETH ARDEN SPA NEW YORK, NY ESTHETICIAN/ ELECTROLOGIST
Focused on client wellbeing and performed spa treatments including: european deep pore aromatherapy, glycolic/vitamin facial, oxygen therapy ECHO2, acne treatments, herb/aromatic body wraps, and hair removal with electrolysis or wax (soft, hard wax)
03/2000-02/2002 – SONYAS SKIN CARE NEW YORK, NY ESTHETICIAN/ ELECTROLOGIST
Performed facials (oxygen therapy, aromatherapy, deep pore treatments), body wraps and laser hair removal with electrolysis or waxing using hard Brazilian honey wax or soft wax.
06/1999-03/2000 – CHRISTINE VALMY SCHOOL NEW YORK, NY CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR
Trained students strategy and techniques for facial, waxing and other beauty treatments.

Education

    2001 | BERKOWITS SCHOOL OF ELECTROLYSIS
Training in Electrolysis, Laser hair removal
    1998-1999 | CHRISTINE VALMY, INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF ESTHETICS
Training in Skin Care and Make up and Skin Care Product Manufacturing & Development

Services

Luzinete’s services include acne treatments, laser facials (Clear and Brilliant), chemical peels, microdermabrasion, microblading, pore cleansing, micropigmenation, oxygenating treatments, product recommendations and lymphatic drainage. Luzinete also performs laser hair removal on all skin types.

Languages

Fluent Portuguese and Spanish. Conversational Italian.

References

Furnished upon request.

Procedures

Facials:

    Medical Cleanse
This treatment is designed for acne prone skin.Specifically for extracting impurities, such as comedones and milia. Helps to control acneand future break outs
    Oxygen Facial
This treatment is an infusion of vitamins, mineralshyaluronic acid and peptides, the oxygen is then delivered through a wand. Rejuvenates, hydrates, brightens, calms acne, and moisturizes the skin. Good for sensitive and/ordry skin.
    Vitamin C
Anti-aging treatment combining 100% pure vitamin c. Helpful fordry, dull, sun damaged, and aging skin with dark spots.
    Lymphatic Drainage Facial
Helps reduce tension, reduces puffiness, and helpswith sinus inflammation. Light massage that can be done manually or by a machine. Canbe done as a regular facial or post-surgery.
    The Solution Facial
A facial that is designed to meet the needs of all skin types,for men and women. For dull, dry, acne, clogged pores, and hyperpigmentation
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Exfoliation Treatment:

    Microdermabrasion
Anti-aging treatment that uses fine crystals or adiamond tipped wand. This treatment gently erases fine lines and exfoliates dead cells.Leaves your skin smooth and radiant.
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Chemical Peels (30 Minutes)

    Glycolic Peel
This treatment will exfoliate dead cells and stimulatecell renewal leaving a healthy glow to your skin as well as reducing fine lines,hyperpigmentation, and acne scarring.
    Vi Peel
Provides amazing results to those with acne, acne scars, rosacea,melasma, sun damage, and hyperpigmentation issues. Helps with texture and tone whiledelivering radiance, clarity, and glow. Suitable for all skin types. (Will cause skin peelingfor 3-4 days.)
    Glycolic Peel
This peel will rejuvenate the skin, reduce acne scarring. It willrestore overall complexion and the skin will show textural improvements.
    Vitalize Peel
A chemical peel designed for hyperpigmentation, acne, and overallinflamed skin. Suitable for mild to moderate skin imperfections. (Slightly peels skin forabout 2-3 days.)
    Lactic Acid
Lactic acid is an alpha hydroxy acid that helps reduce theappearance of aging, helps reduce fine lines, and premature aging from sun damage.Helpful for hydrating skin
    Sensi Peel
This gentle solution will improve the texture and brightens the skinwhile promoting an even skin tone. Specifically for skin with minimal scarring,discoloration, and dull
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Fruit peel

Fruit peel is a type of alpha hydroxypeel, or AHA. When applied topically, fruit peels have a rejuvenating effect on skin. They are found in various concentrations in a number of acne and anti-aging treatments, including both over-the-counter and professional-grade facial peels. Fruit peel is a mild chemical exfoliant that works by penetrating and breaking apart the uppermost layer of skin
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RF Treatment / Radio Frequency (Price available at consultation, depending on area)

Done with EndyMed Pro, which is designed to tighten the skin and reduce wrinkles. Themost effective and flexible RF non invasive treatment solution. It offers consistent,remarkable results with minimal downtime after treatments. Noticeable and immediateimprovements with long term results that is suitable for all skin types. Treatment can bedone on the face and/or the body.
The Venus Legacy is a non invasive treatment that uses multi-polar radio frequency.Used for skin tightening, wrinkle reduction, and cellulite reduction. This RF causes athermal reaction in the tissue which stimulates the body’s natural healing response.
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XEO LASER GENESIS

This treatment stimulates the skins natural renewal process to improve overall skin quality, resulting in a radiant, more youthful complexion. The portable platform supports a variety of procedures, such as hair removal, skin discoloration treatments, vascular procedures, as well as improvement of fine lines and wrinkles.
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