Certified Permanent Cosmetic Professional (CPCP)
Blood Borne Pathogens (BBP) certified
Minnesota Body Art Licensed – #310063
State of MN Health Department Establishment License #410436
BRENDA WISE – OWNER, ADVANCED PRACTICE AESTHETICIAN, CPCP, LICENSED TATTOO ARTIST
Brenda Wise, CPCP, is committed to staying on top of the latest industry trends, and utilizes the latest technology available to ensure comfort, sterility, and beautiful results. She has trained with top permanent makeup artists and has worked directly with the country’s leading tattoo removal manufacturer.
As a testament to her skill, Brenda receives referrals from dermatologists, plastic surgeons, aestheticians, hairstylists, skin care specialists, and injectionists. She does permanent makeup full-time and has been perfecting her art since 2007.
Brenda has received her Certification through the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals (SPCP) and is a current member of SPCP. She is proud to be a part of an elite group of Certified Permanent Cosmetic Professionals (CPCP). Brenda is a Master’s Level permanent makeup artist and is certified in pain control by the American Academy of Micropigmentation. She is licensed and complies with all state regulations. Brenda is also one of the select few artists offering permanent makeup removal.
Brenda enjoys spending time with her husband, adult children, and grand baby, as well as practicing yoga and walking the lakes with her dog, Murphy. Once a year she returns to the Haitian villages of DoDique and Fondol with the Community Health Initiative (CHIhaiti.org) for medical missions – a cause near and dear to her heart.
CHRISTINA WIEKAMP – APRN, CNS, CPCP, INJECTION SPECIALIST
Christina completed her nursing degree and master’s degree at Winona State University. Christina’s interests and passions are split between aesthetics and her role as a pain specialist.
She enjoys caring for her patients that are suffering from pain, but also loves instantly helping patients with aesthetic results, while respecting both worlds. She is passionate about providing a personalized approach to care to enhance natural beauty.
Brenda has trained Christina one-on-one in permanent makeup for over 200 hours, exceeding the requirements for tattoo artists in Minnesota. As a nurse, Christina also offers injection services and is educated in facial anatomy, which is essential for providing the best and safest care possible. Christina enjoys spending time with her husband and young daughter.
Minnesota Body Art Licensed – #311797
JAIME MUHAMMAD – LICENSED AESTHETICIAN, SKIN CARE SPECIALIST
Jaime graduated from the Aveda Institute in 2015. She has a passion for the beauty industry and takes pride in building relationships with her clients and educating them to achieve realistic goals. Her focus is in Aesthetics which includes skin care, lash treatments, hair removal and makeup. She loves researching products and services to keep up with new trends and what will benefit her clients most.
TARA KRAUSE – DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS
Tara graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree from Winona State University and specializes in the day-to-day management of Bella Faccia. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband and toddler, reading, and exploring all of the shopping, dining, and historical sites that Stillwater has to offer.
MARK RAWSON, MD ~ CLINICAL DIRECTOR
Dr. Mark Rawson is the Medical Director at Bella Faccia. He brings a wealth of experience in Aesthetic and Anti-Aging Medicine, having practiced in the discipline for over a decade.
Dr. Rawson completed medical school at the University of Iowa College of Medicine, and residency training at the University of Minnesota. He is board-certified in Family Medicine, with particular interests in aesthetics, health maintenance and age management medicine. He is an active member of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine and the International Hormone Society, and is one of the Twin Cities’ leading experts in Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy.
In addition to medical practices at Bella Faccia and LifeSpan Clinic in Minnetonka, Dr. Rawson also practices Emergency Medicine.