Kristin is a Registered Nurse, Licensed Aesthetician and Certified Permanent Makeup Artist specializing in realistic permanent makeup. Her expertise in shaping eyebrows to aesthetically fit each individual, combined with her ability to achieve symmetry, has made her eyebrow work become well-known and sought after. She personally has been getting her brows tattooed with the soft-tap (shading) method for over 12 years. She can relate to the struggle of having bad eyebrows and wanting to not have to fill them in every day!
In 2007, Kristin received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with honors from Arizona State University. After working for a short while in the human resources sector, she continued her education and became a Registered Nurse in 2010, graduating in the top 10% of her class. Kristin then chose to combine her love for helping others and passion for aesthetics and obtained her Aesthetics License in 2011 from the Southwest Institute of Natural Aesthetics. She went on to work for a busy day spa, where she was consistently recognized as one of the top performing aestheticians.
Kristin’s drive for knowledge keeps her up-to-date on the latest techniques and beauty trends. She believes there is always more to learn and regularly attends advanced education classes. Kristin received her Permanent Makeup Certification and completed an intensive one-on-one permanent makeup apprenticeship with Elli Edgar, co-founder of the Permanent Makeup Society of Arizona. Kristin has also taken advanced permanent makeup classes in microblading with world renowned permanent makeup artist, Daria Chuprys. She has also taken advanced permanent makeup training under Teryn Darling, Mary Richardson and Phi Brows. She also had trained in the amazing technique of Lip Blush from Kostas at Daria Chupry's Academy. She believes you can always improve and if you want to be the best you must learn from the best! Kristin is certified in several permanent makeup techniques including microblading, manual method (also known as soft-tap), diluted shading to achieve a soft powder brow, lip blush and more. Kristin prides herself on being a perfectionist, feel confident your face is in great hands!