Our Glo Med Spa Team
Our team of aestheticians are masters in medspa and noninvasive spa treatments. We are exclusively trained by prominent local leaders and national developers of skin rejuvenation and renewal products, equipment and techniques. Our staff listens to you and delivers personalized care in a reasonable amount of time. With affordable prices, we extend you options for professional skin care and rejuvenation. Your skin will never look better. Serving Austin, Texas and the surrounding communities of Round Rock, Cedar Park, Georgetown, Buda, Kyle, Lakeway, Rolling Woods and Leander.
Marie Strickland-Finger has been a Medical Aesthetician in Austin, Texas for more than 17 years specializing in medical and noninvasive treatment of all skin types.
Marie has an extensive background in therapy for skin issues such as anti-aging, Acne, Melasma and Rosacea. Professionally trained and certified in skin resurfacing techniques, laser, photofacial, microdermabrasion and chemical peels, Marie is known for her light touch, real results and natural aesthetics. Her sophistication in neuromuscular toxin (Botox®, Dysport®, Xeomin®) and dermal injectables (Restylane®, Perlane®, Juvederm®, Radiesse®, Sculptra®) led to Marie’s selection to an elite team of master injectors whose goal was to train medical professionals in the art of anti-aging injections and procedures. Marie is a positive person whose mission is to help others reach their aesthetic goals. She is passionate about the medical spa industry and personally researches, trains and compares procedures before ever introducing them to clients. Marie cares that her clients are treated using only the safest and most effective procedures and products. Marie grew up on a ranch on the southwest side of San Antonio, Texas. She has been living in Austin, Texas for 32 years. She is married and has two awesome dogs and a beautiful daughter, Allison Bingham, the lead Med Spa Skin Consultant and Eyelash Artist at Glo Med Spa. Marie enjoys staying healthy by eating nutritious food, exercising regularly with weekly routines such as Bikram Yoga, Pure Barre Fitness, running and weight training. Marie enjoys helping young women of all ages that have been through tough times and does public speaking when she gets a chance to help empower women in our community.
A note from Marie: I truly care about each and everyone of my client’s. I know that you have so many choices for your skin care needs and I am greatly appreciative that you have chosen me to help you with your skin care needs. I am interested in having a long term relationship with you and us working together to keep your skin looking beautiful, healthy and youthful. I really try to maintain affordable prices and offer services and treatments that are safe and affective. I will know who you are when you visit the spa and you will always be treated with kindness and a care. Always! I hope you will come in and enjoy your Glo Med Spa experience.
Training and Certifications
Photofacial® and Hair Removal Shahriar Ghaffari, PhD. Optogenesis Austin,Texas
Demawave (No Needle Mesotherapy) Simon J. Bunting West Palm Beach ,Florida
Countour Threadlift ™ / Volumalift ™ / Dermafirm ™ R. Steven Mulholland, M.D.
Radiesse™ Injections Jorge L. Menedez, M.D. F.A.C.S. San Antonio, Texas
Botox® / Restylane® / Perlane® Mitchell Goldman, M.D.
Artefill™ Artes Medical 2007
Hair Removal / Light Sheer Kari Sievers Eclipse Medical Ltd. Dallas,Texas
Leg Vein Sclerotherapy Aura Laser Truman Mays,M.D.
Obagi Nuderm Mary Jo Grey, National Education Manager 2004 – 2009
Cellex-C / Glo-Minerals Dawn Turner, Caleel and Hayden
Kinerase Sam Rash, Valeant Pharmaceuticals
VI Peel Kalil Medical
Skin Ceuticals By Skin Ceuticals
Skin Medica Yancy Greene, Skin Medica
Laser Training: TotalFX ActiveFX PigmentFX ScarrFX Lumenis Medical
Licensed Esthetician, Allison graduated from Bella Beauty College in 2012 with a certification in chemical peels and microdermabrasion.
Allison was awarded “facial specialist” in her first month at Bella Beauty College. Allison’s interest in the aesthetics industry has led her to advance her training in eyelash extensions and product lines, such as Obaji and Glo Minerals. Allison’s attention to detail and meticulous work ethic have earned her a wonderful and loyal following. Her focus is entirely on the client and she strives to educate before during and after every treatment. Allison strives to deliver a relaxed, positive experience every time with every client. Allison was born and raised in Austin, Texas.
Dr. Joseph R. Feste
For your utmost safety, Glo Med Spa follows Medical Board guidelines under the supervision of Dr. Joseph R. Feste, M.D., FACOG, AACS, AACG, Director, Natural Bio Health Hormones & Weight Loss.
Dr. Feste is a member of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians. He has extensive experience in the fields of obstetrics and gynecology, surgical and non-surgical cosmetics, bioidentical hormone therapy, weight loss, the use of Botox and Fillers in cosmetic applications, and the use of laser technology for cosmetic and surgical applications. He received his M.D. in 1961 and practiced and taught in the area of obstetrics and gynecology and women’s health for approximately 30 years. He taught obstetrics and gynecology at Baylor School of Medicine and at Ben Taub General Hospital (the latter for 11 years). He has served as both a Clinical Instructor and Clinical Assistant Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Born and raised in Austin, TX, Mika is proud to be considered a “true” Austinite! She realized her passion for artistic expression at an early age. Growing up as a singer/dancer/actor, it seemed natural that she would explore her talent in the cosmetic industry. She began her training at AVEDA and completed her education at Baldwin Beauty School.
The intimate setting at Baldwin allowed her to truly excel in providing excellent customer service to clients of all ages.
Creating an inspiring and uplifting atmosphere is important to Mika.
One of her favorite quotes…….
“Everyone’s a star and deserves the right to twinkle.” ~ Marilyn Monroe
Raised in Texas, Megan McKnight has a passion for helping people feel beautiful. Her calm spirit is what most likely brought her into the spa industry.
Megan received her Laser Certification from the Texas Laser Institute. She is dedicated and will do everything she can to guide you in the right direction to reach your personal goals.
Realizing your personal beauty is Megan’s top priority and hopefully you can leave your new spa home feeling even more confident, encouraged and inspired.