N. CENTRAL PHOENIX
Phoenix, AZ 85020
ABOUT THE OWNER.
KRISTEN HANSEN, BSN, RN
With more than 25 years of experience in the medical and aesthetics industries, Uptown Medispa owner Kristen L. Hansen is committed to helping clients enhance their natural beauty through the means of medical aesthetics. Kristen is the founder of the Uptown Medispa brand as well as The Edunn Academy for Excellence in Aesthetics. She is the creator of the Edunn line of medical grade home skin care. Kristen is a practitioner and educator in the field of aesthetic skincare, cosmetic injectables and aesthetic practice management. Whether working with clients or educating students, Kristen’s focus is always centered around restoration of anatomy and safe research-based application of aesthetic techniques.
In her free time Kristen enjoys spending time with her husband and teenaged kids. She loves spending time in nature is most content when exploring a trail on her bike or skis. Kristen is passionate about travel and learning about foreign cultures.
Abby Davis is passionate about helping her clients look and feel their best while preserving and enhancing their natural beauty. She graduated with honors from Auburn University and has over 20 years of experience as a registered nurse. Abby also received her certification for Botox and Filler from the prestigious National Laser Institute, one of the top-rated training centers in the nation.
Understanding that each individual has unique needs, Abby prides herself on her ability to help her clients set realistic goals. She enjoys the personal connections she makes and boosting her clients’ confidence with the services she provides.
Abby is constantly seeking out opportunities to educate herself on new techniques so she can provide her clients with the best, safest and most up-to-date aesthetic care.
Suzy Noren is a Registered Nurse with a love for the beauty industry and a passion for making people look and feel special. She has owned and operated a Top 10 salon and spa, Salon Surreal, in Phoenix for the past 18 years. She believes that that beauty “is in the eye of the beholder” and strives to help her clients find it for themselves..with a little assistance. She has been married for 27 years and has 2 children. She loves spending time with her family and friends. Suzy serves clients at Uptown’s North Phoenix Location and our satellite office located in Salon Surreal.
Brittany Faygenblat BSN, RN has over 15 years of nursing and aesthetic experience. She received her Nurse Injector certification through Nation Laser Institute and has since truly enjoyed continuing to increase her knowledge through additional courses and private trainings. Brittany is passionate about helping clients feel their best through personalized treatments. She focuses on listening to the desires of her clients while also educating them on realistic expectations and delivering an exceptional result. Outside of work Brittany usually can be found spending time with her daughters however, she also enjoys going to the lake, training at the gym and traveling.
CERTIFIED IN 3D MICROBLADING, LASER, RF & PLASMA PEN
Kristen is a clinical aesthetician and microblading artist specializing in age management, acne-prone skin, product formulations and ingredients, customized skincare and brow styling. Her focus is on curating unique treatment plans for each client that are oriented around results-driven skincare. Kristen believes in providing more accessible and comprehensive care by helping clients understand the underlying skin conditions, and how to treat them both at home and in the clinic. She loves helping clients gain confidence and feel more comfortable in their own skin.
Haley Greene is a Licensed Aesthetician and Laser Technician. A graduate of Penrose Academy, Haley loves using her passion for the science and chemistry of aesthetic products to give her clients “wow” results. She is dedicated to educating her customers in the importance of strategic skincare. Haley helps clients feel at ease by listening to their concerns and always communicating clear expectations of treatments and results. She believes it’s never too late, or too early, to start taking care of the overall wellbeing of your skin. Haley’s favorite services include laser skin resurfacing, laser pigment correction, laser hair removal and microneedling. When Haley is not in the office she enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling and listening to live music.
Michelle De Figueiredo is Uptown Medispa’s Body Contouring Professional.
As part of our Medical Gym, she specializes specifically in fascial manipulation (fascia blasting) and also has extensive experience with Emsulpt Neo Body Sculpting, Emtone, Emsella and Air Sculpt.
Michelle is well versed in sports and exercise, which gives her a true understanding of people’s needs when it comes to muscle and tissue manipulation. Utilizing these skills, she is able to help reduce the appearance of cellulite and improve skin texture with the added benefit of relaxing muscle tension.
Shelby Daly is originally from Nebraska where she graduated with psychology and sociology degrees from the University of Nebraska. After graduation she moved to Boise, ID where she attended Premiere Aesthetics Institute in 2019. Shelby has always been passionate about skincare and helping others look and feel like their most confident self in their own skin. Her favorite services include hydro facials, dermaplanning, and microneedling. She aims for results and overall skin health. Shelby is currently enrolled at Grand Canyon University where she will further her career in aesthetics by earning her Bachelors in Nursing Science. When she is not studying or in the office she enjoys being outdoors with her dog, exercising, and trying new restaurants.