Meet Our Team
At Modern Priscilla Aesthetic & Laser Center, we emphasize the importance of creating a comfortable and personalized experience for every client.
Get to know our dedicated team below!
Owner & Director
Priscilla is the founder and owner of Modern Priscilla Aesthetic & Laser Center, LLC since 2006. She has worked in the Medical Aesthetic industry for over 20 years. Her broad knowledge and understanding of skin is second to none. Years of experience has not slowed her passion for researching new products and training with new procedures. She is still curious and willing to try new, up-and-coming techniques. All of Priscilla's procedures are designed exclusively with your desired outcome in mind.
Priscilla specializes in - Nd-:YAG (1064 nm), Alex (755 nm), Photofacial, IPL (560 nm), Pelleve RF Skin Tightening, Co2 Skin Resurfacing, Microneedling, Advanced Chemical Peels, Laser Hair Removal, Vascular Therapy, Hyperpigmentation, Rosacea and Acne.
Dr. Gary Mendese, FAAD, FACMS is a Boston-hospital trained dermatologist and Mohs surgeon. He is double board certified in Dermatology as well as Micrographic Dermatologic Surgery, and primarily practices Mohs surgery to remove and reconstruct high risk skin cancers. Dr. Mendese practices in both Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Dr. Mendese completed his dermatology training at the combined Boston University/Tufts University Dermatology Residency Program, where he served as Chief Resident. He completed a rigorous American College of Mohs Surgery (ACMS) approved fellowship in Mohs Surgery in 2012 under the leadership of Donald J. Grande, MD, who was a recognized leader in the field. He completed a post-sophomore fellowship in pathology during medical school from 2004-2005 and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society in his final year of medical school. Currently, along with his daily practice duties, he is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the Tufts University School of Medicine. He also serves as Vice President for the Massachusetts Academy of Dermatology and on the Advisory Board for Impact Melanoma (formerly Melanoma Foundation of New England).
Dr. Mendese enjoys anything outdoors and spending time with his wife and five kids.
Lindsey Ramsey, BSN, RN is a registered nurse with almost a decade of patient care proficiency. Lindsey holds her bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Southern Maine. She is a highly trained master specialist; clinically certified with vast experience in medical aesthetic procedures including Botox Cosmetic, Dysport and a variety of dermal fillers. She currently works and trains under the medical supervision of Dermatologic Surgeon, Gary Mendese MD, FAAD, FACMS who is the Vice President of Massachusetts Academy of Dermatology.
She is eager to offer her unique combination of medical comprehension and technical abilities with a natural aesthetic approach. Her vision and purpose is assisting patients to look and feel more poised, youthful and attractive.
Dr. Gary Mendese, FAAD, FACMS
Lindsey Ramsey, BSN, RN
Emily Ellwood has worked at Modern Priscilla for over 10 years and attended Catherine Hinds Institute of Esthetics in 2018. Emily received her bachelor’s degree at Simmons College for Public Health & Environmental Science. After a brief stint in the corporate world she quickly learned her true passion is in aesthetics & small business. While working for her wonderful role model and mother, Priscilla (owner), Emily fell in love with the industry. She enjoys helping clients see the beauty within themselves by providing the best skincare treatments for their specific concerns. Emily is a qualified yoga teacher and reiki practitioner and likes to incorporate her knowledge into her treatments. During her time off she enjoys walking her dogs and spending time outside.
Best Skin Care Tip- Schedule regular facials, every 4-6 weeks. The benefits of regular facials are professional products, massage and using medical devices for procedures that are not typically available at home!
Shannyn Olivier began working as a licensed aesthetician at Modern Priscilla in September of 2021. She is a graduate from the Institute of Skin Science in Stratham, NH and received her aesthetic license in ME and NH. When Shannyn is not at our clinic, she works in various locations as a licensed mental health counselor and has been in the mental health field for 10 years. Shannyn’s career choices speak to her passion of helping others feel their best from the inside out. Shannyn chose aesthetics to help her clients look & feel more confident. In her spare time, she loves to travel and try new foods. Shannyn loves spending time with her family and friends.
Best Skin Care Tip- Treat your neck & décolleté as an extension of your face!
Office Manger & Aesthetician
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