Nurse Practitioner, Clinical Director, Allergan Injectables Trainer
Leslie Petersen, NP always gives priority to patient care. After attaining her master’s degree from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN and practicing for 5 years in Vanderbilt University Hospital, Leslie then migrated west to California. She spent a year working for UCLA Medical Center before beginning her career in Aesthetic Medicine, working in the #1 medical spa in Santa Clarita for nearly 4 years. Wanting to create a practice devoted to great patient outcomes, Leslie opened beyond|AESTHETICS in January, 2016.
Leslie’s artistic eye, steady hands and attention to detail make her extremely skilled in injectables and laser procedures. In 2018 Leslie became an instructor at CoolSculpting University and in 2021 she became an injectables trainer for Allergan Aesthetics, the makers of Botox and Juvederm Fillers, training other providers on current techniques and best practices. Leslie considers her patients’ overall health in her approach to aesthetics and believes looking good lends to feeling good.
Leslie lives in Camarillo, CA with her husband and daughter, Ryan and Maxine, along with their noble canine companion, Conan. She enjoys reading and learning along with participating in fitness and outdoor activities including running, hiking, Crossfit and gardening.
“Our highly trained Aesthetics Providers are focused on providing you with the best possible experience and the best possible results.”
-Leslie Petersen, Nurse Practitioner
Megan Reider, NP, has an undivided devotion to patient care that ensures they receive a second-to-none experience when visiting our practice. Starting her career in medicine in 2009, Megan has experience in a number of roles and her outgoing personality makes for a great addition to our team.
Megan graduated with honors from both Indiana University’s School of Nursing as a Registered Nurse, and from Graceland University Family Nurse Practitioner Master’s Program. Her experience ranges from assisting in complex oral and maxillofacial reconstructive surgeries to working at a highly distinguished dermatology office in the Pacific Northwest. Megan’s passion for learning the most up-to-date practices ensures that patients will always be receiving the best treatment possible. Megan has successfully completed certification and educational programs to include training in injectables, laser treatment, and she graduated from CoolSculpting University.
Megan lives in Camarillo where she cares for her husband, Scott, and their daughters, Tatum and Reese. She is passionate in advancing her education while also enjoying fashion and fitness. After a successful day at work her loving family enjoys walks together with their Labrador, Clyde.
Gina Faruzzi, NP, received her Bachelor of Science degree and Master of Science degree in Nursing at California State University Long Beach. She began her career as a Nurse Practitioner in 2014, working in urgent care and family medicine. Her educational and clinical experience have given Gina strong healthcare and interpersonal skills with patients of all ages.
What drew Gina to aesthetic medicine was her desire to help patients look and feel like the best versions of themselves. She is passionate about skin health and educating patients on skin care and aesthetic treatments. Gina’s goal is always to provide personalized care to each patient and help them to achieve the best results possible.
Having successfully completed training and certification courses in injectables and laser treatments, Gina is committed to keeping up to date on the newest advances in aesthetic medicine and meeting all of her patients’ skin and health needs.
As a Southern Californian native, Gina enjoys being outdoors and spending her free time with her family and friends.
Corinne Case, PA, graduated Cum Lade in 2006 with her Bachelor’s of Science, majoring in Biology with a minor in Biochemistry. She later achieved her Physician Associate degree from UC Davis School of Medicine.
Corinne has 9 years of primary care experience and is a firm believer in treating patients from a wholistic perspective. She prides herself on being a good listener as well as being able to communicate and develop plans for optimum outcomes with her patients, including all aspects of skin care and aesthetics. Corinne is a graduate of CoolSculpting University and likes to promote whole body health and help patients acheive their unique aesthetic goals. She is also trained in the use of injectables like Botox and dermal fillers along with laser treatments such as HALO and BroadBand Light.
When Corinne isn’t working she enjoys being outdoors for activities like biking, hiking, and surfing. She lives with her fiancé Matt in the Channel Islands Harbor and has two dogs, Benny and Jet, who keep her busy and active.
Heather Hatch, RN, is a laser specialist for hair removal, tattoo removal, and IPL. She is also highly skilled in Botox, Microneedling, vitamin IV therapies and MicroInfusion. Heather loves to make all of her patients feel comfortable and well informed about treatment and her friendly demeanor is just a joy to be around.
Heather began her career as an EMT in 1998 after graduating from Ventura College with a degree in Paramedic Studies. After 10 years on an ambulance, she moved on to graduate from Moorpark College with an AS in Nursing and is currently completing her Bachelor’s in Nursing degree. Now, with 12 years of experience in Emergency Medicine and a number of those working in surgery, work-related injuries led Heather to explore other areas of medicine. She found Aesthetics and discovered a great passion in the field.
Heather is a native to Camarillo, having lived here her entire life. She really loves her community and helping people look and feel better. Heather is married to her best friend, Marshall, who is a Fire Captain for VCFD. They have four fabulous daughters and make family time a priority. She enjoys hiking, skiing, motorcycle riding, fitness of all kinds and walking her dogs Arizona and Rebel.
Clare Tobias, RN, LE, has a passion for skin care and loves helping patients achieve natural results while educating them on preventative anti-aging treatments. Her background as a Licensed Esthetician and her attention to detail gives her a unique perspective as an aesthetic nurse. She strives to make each patient feel comfortable and confident in reaching their aesthetic goals.
Clare has been practicing as an esthetician since 2004. She also worked for a skincare company providing training for estheticians on skincare products, chemical peels, and microdermabrasion machines. After having her first child she decided to pursue nursing and graduated with honors from Ventura College School of Nursing. She is currently finishing her Bachelor’s in nursing.
In her free time, Clare enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters, hiking, fitness, and watching Sunday football. Go Cowboys!!!
Licensed Esthetician, Certified Medical Assistant
Kim Bickly, LE, brings youthful vitality and a friendly face to the practice and is highly trained in medical-grade treatments. A Simi Valley native, Kim earned her Associates Degree in Social/Behavioral Sciences in 2010. She then went to Cosmetology school and received her Aesthetician license. Kim brings the latest techniques and ideas to this ever evolving industry and has trained with our Clinical Director in advanced treatments.
Previously working in customer service for over 10 years, Kim continues to enjoy meeting and helping people achieve their goals. She has worked as an Aesthetician since 2015 and is a valued member of the Beyond Aesthetics team. Always excited to learn about new products and techniques, Kim has attended numerous trainings with premier skin care product manufacturers such as VI Peel, Epionce and iS Clinical.
Kim enjoys anything to do with being outside; running, biking, hiking, swimming, water sports and camping. A sports enthusiast, she enjoys watching football and hockey and going to live sporting events, but nothing makes her happier then a perfect day at the beach!
Dominique Younger comes with many years of experience in the Aesthetics industry. Beginning her career in facial plastic surgery, she realized her interest was in skincare and non-invasive treatments. Dominique has also been able to work under one of America’s top Dermatologists’ specializing in skin of color and ethnic skin. She comes ready and willing to help others with her diverse background and knowledge.
Dominique is a Ventura County native and graduated with a Bachelors in Communication degree from Cal Lutheran University. She genuinely enjoys helping others and loves assisting patients achieve their goals in skin care and anti-aging. You can count on Dominique to make honest recommendations and to be your advocate when deciding which treatments are best for you.
Dominique hopes to become a licensed Esthetician and is currently training in Reiki healing, chakra alignment, and Gua Sha facial massage. Her vision is to marry her spiritual practices with her aesthetic practices and give her patients a unique and truly one of a kind experience.
Brittany Petersen’s attention to detail and organization keeps business running smooth and patients very happy. A culmination of experience in business management, bookkeeping, and customer service makes her very capable in overseeing the daily operations of our practice.
After graduating from Camarillo High School, Brittany studied ballet with Pacific Northwest Ballet Company in Seattle, WA and danced professionally with Ballet West in Salt Lake City, UT. Although a chronic injury sidelined her ballet career, she has become an award-winning professional ballroom dancer which fulfills her desire to continue to dance. Her performance experience plays big role in her appreciation of aesthetics and she loves assisting patients in looking and feeling their best.
Brittany enjoys her busy lifestyle, balancing personal improvement with business. She loves challenges that push her to always be her best. Staying physically fit through her dancing, while being a “foodie” at heart, Brittany is always on the go.
Nadia’s love for beauty and her leadership skills make her the perfect addition to our team. She believes that confidence is key in life and that aesthetics are an essential part of finding confidence.
Nadia was introduced to business at a very young age while helping her parents run their family-owned dance studio in her hometown of Adonis, Lebanon. Being around a family of business owners played a huge role in developing the necessary skills for her position. She gained her love for aesthetics through the glamorous world of Ballroom dancing, where she is an award winning competitor, a certified instructor, and is currently working on acquiring her judge’s certification.
When she’s not working or practicing for a dance competition, Nadia spends her time working out at the gym or soaking up some sun at the beach.