Medical Skin Care Specialist
Camouflage Makeup Artist
Pre & Post Operative Care
Gina Thompson has nearly 20 years of experience in the beauty industry. Her journey began as a makeup artist and she has furthered her career by blending her artistic talents with the exciting world of plastic surgery. She has played a leading role in the growth and development of the skin care and Aesthetic programs for the Center for Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery.
Gina earned her certification in Medical Aesthetics and Paramedical Camouflage Therapy from the Advanced Aesthetics Institute in Salt Lake City, Utah. She received her Spa Management Certification from University of California, Irvine in 2012 and recently completed studies in Holistic Nutrition at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. Gina is an active member of the Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists and has been invited to lecture on the business of Medical Aesthetics at Aesthetic conferences around the country.
At the Center for Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Gina works closely with the surgeons to establish pre and post-surgical skin care protocols that can enhance the benefits of cosmetic surgery. She believes in combination therapies for optimal results and that beautiful skin is possible at any age.