Lisa Chavis Butler

Registered Nurse

Lisa Chavis Butler, RN is a certified aesthetic nurse specialist with over 17 years in the medical field. A Charleston native, she has a special understanding of her Low Country neighbors. She is passionate about promoting excellent health and believes that feeling great about the way you look is an important factor in maintaining overall vitality. As a registered nurse, she recognizes the value of client education and advocacy. Every consultation that she provides includes up-to-date and accurate information. Her goal is to empower her clients to make informed decisions about all aspects of their aesthetic health care. As a professional cosmetic nurse specialist, she is dedicated to providing superior service. Most importantly, Lisa provides caring, personalized services that go far beyond the medical procedure. She is dedicated to helping her clients achieve their greatest potential – not only in physical beauty, but overall health and well-being. Lisa is the mother of three thriving boys. She enjoys spending time with her boys and her labrador on Folly Beach.

Kelly Barnhardt Hunt

Registered Nurse

Kelly Hunt, RN is an aesthetic laser specialist with 26 years experience in the medical field. With over 16 years devoted to skin care, Kelly has extensive training in IPL Photorejuvenation, Thermage, laser services and skin care. Kelly has been certified as a trainer for IPL for health care providers and was awarded black diamond status as one of the leading providers of Thermage in the entire southeastern United States. Part of the AesthetiSpa team since 2006, Kelly’s enthusiasm for providing her clients with excellent services has built a loyal clientele. Kelly has a beautiful daughter and resides locally on James Island.

Prudence Smith Blum

Licensed Esthetician

With over 16 years of experience in skin care, Prudence Smith Blum has a real passion for esthetics. Prudence completed her esthetics training at Trident Technical College, where she was the president of the local chapter of NovoDerma and on the Dean’s List. She is certified in microdermabrasion, chemical peels, and laser services. In addition, she has comprehensive experience in managing skin care programs for a wide variety of patients and is an expert in advanced skincare lines. Prudence joined AesthetiSpa in 2006 after working in Dermatology for nine years. Born and raised in Charleston, Prudence has a large local family including two sisters, her parents, and 9 first cousins. She is married with a daughter and enjoys spending time on Folly Beach with her family and three dogs.

Kimberly Bunch

Licensed Esthetician

Although not a Charleston native, Kimberly Bunch has deep ancestral roots to Charleston and has been so happy to call this home for many years. Kim has trained and is certified in several areas of the esthetic skin care industry including Chemical Peels, Microdermabrasion, Photofacial Light Therapy, Advanced Laser Technology and IPL Photorejuvenation Therapy. Kim is also certified in Micropigmentation, Permanent Makeup, Scar Rejuvenation and Areola Replacement. Kim has a personal understanding of the need for skin rejuvenation. She suffered from scarring and with the help of the services at AesthetiSpa, she was able to diminish and ultimately eliminate this problem. She is passionate about helping people achieve their skin and beauty care goals, ultimately leading to a higher degree of confidence and wellbeing. Kim performs microdermabrasion, chemical peels, customized facials, and laser services at AesthetiSpa. She enjoys spending time with her daughter.

Rachael Woods

Licensed Esthetician

Rachael completed her esthetic training at Trident Technical College in 2011. She is trained and certified in microdermabrasion, chemical peels, customized facials, DINAIR Airbrush make-up and is also knowledgeable in many product lines. At AesthetiSpa Rachael performs airbrush tanning and the Extreme Eyelash Extensions. Rachael says she really loves learning. Anything new she wants to know so she can inform and teach others but also to further her career. She has lived in the Charleston area all her life and is happy to call this place home.

JoLynn Aponte

Practice Manager

JoLynn Aponte comes to AesthetiSpa with over 20 years of demonstrated success in healthcare business and clinical operations. She has served in leadership roles in a variety of settings – private medical practices, large academic healthcare institutions and in government contracting. She holds a Masters Degree in Healthcare Administration and a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing.

JoLynn is a Charleston native having happily returned home in 2014 after her husband’s 30-year Army career. She loves spending time with her family, reading historical novels and being on the beach (with sunscreen and under an umbrella!).

Monika Hooi

Front Office Coordinator

Monika has extensive experience working in all realms of customer service. She has over 30 years of experience in customer service, most recently working for Harris Teeter. She was born and raised in Germany and lived there until the age of 12. She has lived in the Lowcountry since 2004 and loves the Charleston area which allows her to pursue her pastimes of relaxing on the beach, riding bikes and walking, and just spending time with her husband. Speaking of her husband, they are newlyweds having gotten married on November 15th, 2013 just a week before she started working for AesthetiSpa!

Brandi Barone

Treatment Coordinator

With years of customer service experience and training as a Medical Assistant, Brandi enjoys helping AesthetiSpa clients with every aspect of their visit from start to finish. She has a real passion for people and loves getting to know each client. Before moving to Mt. Pleasant in 2015, Brandi lived in Florida where she worked in a plastic surgery office and developed a love of aesthetics. She enjoys running, biking, and spending time with friends.

Christi Sanford

Office Assistant

Christi works at AesthetiSpa as an assistant to the entire office. She started with the AesthetiSpa team in 2008 working as an Eyelash Stylist. She moved into her current position as an office assistant in the fall of 2013. You may talk with her on the phone or at the front desk, but she mostly works behind the scenes helping to keep things running smoothly – so you can get the best treatments possible. When Christi is not at AesthetiSpa she can sometimes be found at local schools reading her children’s book series, Legare the Lowcountry Lizard, or making hand-crafted turkey and pheasant feather bow ties for the small business she started with her son. She also loves spending time with her family, exercising, needlepointing and traveling.