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Maria Kogan, Medical Director, MS, APRN, CRNA of Luminous Aesthetics Med Spa in North Woodstock, NH.

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Maria Kogan, MS, APRN, CRNA

Maria Kogan attended New York, Columbia and Barry Universities for graduate and post-graduate education in acute care of the adult, pharmacology and anesthesiology. Maria’s 20-year career in critical care, anesthesia, and cosmetic medicine, provided her an opportunity to learn from the best providers in the country. She has completed an internship with certified Allergan physician trainers in cosmetic medicine, injectables, and non-surgical facelift techniques.

Throughout her career, Maria Kogan performed thousands of medical injections in the forms of facial cosmetic, epidural, spinal, and nerve, for pain management and anesthesia. As a result, she has superior skills and accuracy with placement and management of the needle. Coupled with intimate knowledge of facial anatomy and the artistic ability to sculpt, her work in facial rejuvenation has earned a wide acknowledgment among physicians and patients alike. Now, the clients of Luminous Aesthetics Center & MedSpa can also benefit from Maria’s education and training, as well as from the latest scientific advancements and products available at LAC.

Licensed in Cosmetology and Esthetics, Melissa Hanson is a med spa assistant to Medical Director, Maria Kogan.

Melissa Hanson

Melissa Hanson is licensed in Cosmetology and Esthetics. She attended a highly competitive 2-year cosmetology program and graduated at the top of her class in 1993. Ever since, she has been devoted to making people happier and stronger through inciting confidence with her work. Melissa was employed by several prominent spas prior to venturing into private business, among them the legendary World of Spa. During her career, Melissa has spent hundreds of hours practicing highly specialized techniques in cosmetology and esthetics. She is well versed in a variety of product lines and will always make a choice personalized to you. Her clients appreciate Melissa’s service both behind the chair and in the treatment room.