Meet the Team
Samantha Skibinski – Clinical Manager / Licensed Aesthetician
Samantha Skibinski is a licensed Aesthetician, certified phlebotomist, and has a bachelor of science degree from Indiana University. Samantha performs a dual role as Clinical Manager and Aesthetician at our Carmel location. Her favorite treatment is microneedling and her favorite products are Skin Medica’s TNS recovery serum and Ha5 serum. Her husband’s name is John and they have a cute puppy named Cooper. For fun they like to be outside and go hiking!
Heather Blake – Lead Aesthetician
As Lead Aesthetician, Heather Blake brings over 15 years of experience, in medical aesthetics and patient care coordinating, to EssenceMD. She is a nationally certified phlebotomist and state board certified licensed Aesthetician in both Indiana and New York. Endorsed by a world-renowned plastic surgeon, Gerald Imber, M.D.–of NYC as the pioneering aesthetician of his skincare clinic, The Youth Corridor, in 2002. She is recognized as a member of the SSPCS (Skincare Specialist of Plastic Surgery) since 1999. Other professional accomplishments include certification in medical lasers, Skinpen, PRP, injectables, and Coolsculpting 3D. Successfully providing aesthetic services for hundreds of beyond satisfied patients from all ethnicities with a range of concerns is her most valuable strength as a provider.
As a patient herself, her belief is that often times, correcting something aesthetically for a patient, allows them to feel more confident. Being result-oriented, exhibiting exceptional patient care, and her ability to listen to the patient’s concerns at the time of consultation and throughout their treatment plan, is how she achieves desired results and patient satisfaction. Nearly 20 years after receiving her Certification to practice Aesthetics in 1999 for the state of Indiana, she is looking forward to being a part of EssenceMD as they launch and continue to grow as a leader in the medical cosmetic field in Indianapolis and surrounding areas.
Anna Kate Woods – Licensed Aesthetician
Anna Kate is a licensed Aesthetician and graduate from Aveda Fredricks Institute. Her favorite product is SkinMedcia TNS serum, and favorite treatment is Hydrafacial! She is passionate about traveling, and will be the first face you see when you arrive, as our acting front desk coordinator!