About Marcela Alzate-Rios
Marcela was born in Colombia, South America and moved to Fort Lauderdale, Florida with her parents and sister when she was 9 years old. A few years later, Marcela and her family made West Palm Beach, Florida their home. She graduated with Honors and the Medical Magnet Program at Lake Worth High School where she received the Presidential Scholarship for being in the top 5% of her class which led her to the Honors College at Florida International University in Miami, FL where she graduated with Honors and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing in 2001. Marcela met her husband Alex shortly after graduating from FIU, and in 2011 became the proud parents of their son Sebastian.
Growing up with skin issues and following her passion for makeup and aesthetics, Marcela pursued additional training and obtained her Esthetician license, Permanent Cosmetics and Medical Esthetics Certifications from Florida College of Natural Health in Miami, FL and the Esthetic Skin Institute in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. She also completed the Electrology Program and Dr. Adam Davis' (Miami Cosmetic Surgeon) 30-Hour Laser Hair Removal Training at Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers in Hollywood, FL. Marcela has worked in the Medical Spa field as a Consultant/Esthetic Specialist and has gained much experience in skin analysis and facial/body aesthetic enhancement. Marcela's esthetic training and experience involves Botox® Cosmetic, Cosmetic Fillers, Mesotherapy, Laser Hair Removal with Lumenis Light Sheer/Cynosure Apogee Elite, Skin Tightening with Thermage/Pelleve/Exillis/Ultherapy, Body Slimming with Zerona, Medical Facials, Microdermabrasion, Chemical Peels, Light Therapy with Gentlewaves/IPL/Allumera(PDT), Endermology with Solitone/TriActive, Sclerotherapy, Laser Vein/Tattoo Removal, Cosmeceuticals with SkinCeuticals/
Obagi/GloTherapeutics/Image/ClearChoice and Mineral Cosmetics with Bare Minerals and Jane Iredale Minerals. Marcela has previously worked with Jay Park, MD at Renu Skin Center in Wellington and Sunrise, FL and Sara Bernstein, MD at Rejuvia Medspa in Wellington, FL.
In 2009 Marcela decided to venture out on her own with her Permanent Cosmetics and opened Skin & Permanent Cosmetics, Inc. as its owner and operator with the purpose of providing permanent cosmetics procedures in medical/dental offices independently. She started offering her services with a Medical Spa, Cosmetic Dentist, Dermatologist and Ophthalmic Surgeon in the Wellington, Boca Raton, and Ft. Lauderdale areas of South Florida. Currently, Marcela with Skin & Permanent Cosmetics, Inc., continues to offer Permanent Cosmetics independently within the Dermatology practice of Robert A. Sarro, MD in the East Boca Raton, Florida area. For further information on Robert Sarro, MD and Dermatology Associates, P.A. of the Palm Beaches, you may call 561-862-5021 or 561-278-1362 and visitwww.robertsarromd.com. Marcela is also available at her Lake Worth Location inside SOMA Medical Center at 3580 Lake Worth Road, Lake Worth, Florida 33461. For more information on SOMA Medical Center (Adult Medicine and Pediatrics) you may call 561-425-5075 and visit www.somamedicalcenter.com
Marcela is one of the first licensed Cosmetic Tattoo Artists in the State of Florida following Florida's Tattoo regulations requiring all body and cosmetic tattoo artists in the state of Florida to be licensed following an extensive training and certification in Bloodborne Pathogens & Communicable Diseases for Tattoo Artists and having all establishments where tattoing is performed licenced by the Florida Department of Health, City and County as applicable. Marcela and her facility are licensed by the Florida Department of Health, City of Boca Raton and Palm Beach County. All personal and establishment licenses and certificates are displayed in Marcela's facility and always available upon request. She distinguishes herself by only working within a medical facility where she can refer to a Board Certified Dermatologist onsite if needed. Marcela practices very clean, aseptic techniques utilizing advanced digital micropigmentation equipment and sterile, disposable needles that prevent cross-contamination of blood products into the hand piece that holds the needles. With extensive medical/aesthetic training, a natural talent in the art of cosmetic tattoing for facial and body enhancement, and her daily motivation to stay updated with the latest techniques by attending Continuing Education courses and conventions, Marcela looks forward to help her clients achieve their aesthetic goals and enhance their natural beauty.
Marcela has been a member of the National Association of Professional Women, American Academy of Medical Esthetic Professionals, the American Academy of Micropigmentation, Electrolysis Society of Florida, Electrolysis Association of Florida and the Society for Clinical and Medical Hair Removal.
Marcela provides several Permanent Makeup services designed to enhance your face and body. These services include eyebrows (3D Hair Stroke and Filled In Technique), eyeliner, eyelash enhancement, lip liner with shading, full lip color and beauty marks. Other services offered are corrections, areola/nipple pigment restoration and scar camouflage. Marcela believes that her clients' needs are of the utmost importance and is committed to meeting those needs. As a result, a high percentage of Marcela's business is from repeat clients and referrals. Marcela welcomes the opportunity to earn your trust and looks forward to deliver you the best care, service, and artistry in the Permanent Cosmetics industry.
Fluent in English and Spanish. Se Habla Español.
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