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Meet The Crew
Founder & Owner
Crystal completed her nursing degree at Washington State University and has been a nurse for over 18 years. Her dream was to create a space for dedicated medical aesthetics locally where patients can get state of the art technology and medical grade skin care in a relaxing atmosphere. She specializes in natural looking cosmetic injectables and laser treatments. Crystal loves the ability to combine science and art to help her patients look and feel their best. She has trained in Dallas, San Diego, Seattle, Portland, Kirkland and Spokane. She is a member of the International Society of Plastic and Aesthetic Nurses and also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Clinical Nutrition. Crystal has also received her ZO Skin Health Expert Certification & completed. The Academy for Injection Anatomy Cadaver Course in Kansas City. Outside of work she loves spending time with her husband and twins. She enjoys tennis, her rescue dogs and showing her horses.
MSN, FNP-C & Aesthetic Nurse Practitioner
Hillary specializes in nonsurgical aesthetics and facial rejuvenation. As an advanced registered nurse practitioner, she shares a holistic philosophy with her patients in order to achieve an inner sense of well-being, beauty, and confidence. She truly has a passion for helping her patients feel like the most beautiful and confident versions of themselves. She is experienced in neuromodulator injections such as Botox, dermal fillers, aesthetic laser treatments, sclerotherapy vein treatment, and skin care. Hillary loves combining her aesthetic expertise and her artistry to highlight her patient’s best features, and achieve beautiful, natural results. She is an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) with Board Certification in Family Practice (FNP-C). She graduated from Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and completed her graduate studies at Jacksonville University where she earned a Master Degree in Nursing (MSN). She is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and the National Academy of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners. Hillary enjoys participating in numerous medical conferences and educational training to remain abreast of the most current research based practice and advanced aesthetic techniques. In her free time, she stays very busy keeping up with her three young children. She enjoys being outside in nature, hiking, mountain biking, scuba diving, traveling, yoga, and spending quality time with her family and friends.
The Front Desk Extraordinaire
Alissa has a 20 year background in the medical field working in patient services. She has always had a strong passion for helping and connecting with people. Alissa has a love for the aesthetics world and is always seeking ways to further her knowledge to helping people feel like their most radiant self. She has received her ZO Skin Health Expert Certification. Outside of work Alissa loves spending time with her husband, family and friends. She enjoys working out, hiking and spending time outdoors with her dogs. Alissa holds many roles at Soma Aesthetics, and she is always willing to help in any way she can with our lovely patients.
Stephanie Snider started her career in the medical field in marketing and business administration. She has consulted with small businesses where she assisted with marketing plans to help them grow. Stephanie has always had a love for aesthetics. Her desire to help not only herself, but loved ones with their skin care concerns encouraged her to further her education to become a Licensed Esthetician. Stephanie has also received her ZO Skin Health Expert Certification. Stephanie has three amazing children and a supportive husband. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, hiking, and spending quality time outdoors. Grateful for this new opportunity to extend her passion and knowledge with Soma, Stephanie is looking forward to the future with her team and clients.
Karine Waggoner has several years of experience in Medical Esthetics working as a lead Medical Esthetician. She has extensive training in corrective skincare treatments such as Chemical Peels, laser treatments, clinical facials, dermaplaning and HydraFacial’s. Karine has trained with some of the top medical grade skin care lines and has her ZO Health Expert Certification. She has experience with treating acne, aging, rosacea, and many other skin issues. This training with medical grade skin care has helped her clients heal their skin and achieve their skin goals. Karine has also accomplished her Master’s Program in Esthetics and looks forward to adding new services to her menu and to help others achieve confidence within themselves. In her free time you will find her with her friends and family, especially with her three active kids. Karine loves supporting and cheering for her children in all their sports. She loves to travel, spend time with friends, camp, write and eat!
Meranda completed her nursing degree at Washington State University and has been a nurse for 20 years. Before joining Soma Aesthetics Meranda developed a diverse clinical background as an intensive care nurse, IV therapist and oncology nurse. She enjoys caring for people and has an eye for detail. She is a life-long learner and appreciates skillful art across many mediums: fashion, home decor and landscape design, to name a few. She loves aesthetics for the opportunities to help patients enhance their natural beauty and feel like they’re most confident selves. Outside of work Meranda enjoys both the rewards and the challenges of creating a beautiful garden, traveling with her husband, listening to podcasts, watercolor painting and caring for her bearded dragon, Sir Rockford.
Bianca Sanchez Grew up in the Yakima valley, after going to college she had always felt that she wasn’t doing what she was passionate about. Then she found her love for skincare and aesthetics during the pandemic, as she was struggling with her own skin concerns. This made her want to learn more about the industry. After moving back home, she quickly enrolled into esthetics school. Bianca knew that she wanted to help people feel confident in their own skin and help them achieve the results they were looking for. After school Bianca continued her education and got certified as an acne specialist with Face Reality. She is so excited for this opportunity to be a part of an amazing team at Soma Aesthetics!
Permanent Cosmetic Artist
Hailey was born and raised in the Yakima Valley! She went to complete her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology at Washington State University (Go Cougs) Hailey enjoys being involved in community outreach programs. She has spent time volunteering for Youth Works through the memorial foundation which gave her the opportunity to help with several Children’s village events and continues to serve within her community. Hailey has always had a love for aesthetics and is continuing her knowledge and understanding in this field so that she can assist all Soma patients, as well as her close friends. Outside of work she loves spending time with her boyfriend, friends, family, and her favorite of them all… her dog Jax. She enjoys getting crafty, traveling and visiting new places, she’s always up for a new adventure! Hailey is a here to help those beautiful faces that walk through our doors!