Tina RichardsonRN / Master Esthetician / Certified Laser Technician
Tina Richardson opened Body Essence in 2008. She has been a Registered Nurse since 1990 with a BSN Degree, currently working on a Nurse Practitioner degree . Tina is a Master Esthetician, Certified Laser Technician, Candela Laser, Alma Laser and Cynasure Laser trained and attended Aesthetics Advancements post graduate training in the use of Botox and Dermal fillers.
Dr. Craig PetryM.D.
Dr. Craig Petry was born and raised in NY and graduated from S.U.N.Y at Stony Brook. He attended medical school at the Medical College of Wisconsin and completed his residency in Family Medicine in Williamsport, PA. He lives and practices both family medicine and Aesthetics in Lynchburg, VA. Dr. Petry has extensive experience in dermal fillers, all laser technologies, bio-identical hormone replacement therapy, medical weight loss, laser assisted liposuction, and is a master injector of neurotoxins.
Krista PrevetteEsthetician, Massage Therapist
Krista Prevette has been in the spa industry since 1998, and adds an impressive list of credentials and experience to the Body Essence team. Krista studied skin care at the Von Lee International School of Esthetics and obtained her Career Studies Certification in Massage Therapy from Dabney S. Lancaster Community College, with a specialty in Clinical Massage Therapy. Her most recent spa experience was four years in the exclusive Omni Homestead Resort in Hot Springs, Virginia.
What Krista enjoys most about skin care and massage therapy is not only the opportunity to share state-of-the-art, innovative techniques with her clients, but to truly connect with and assist them in looking and feeling their best. A Shenandoah Valley native with two young sons, Krista is thrilled to be bringing her advanced skin and body care services to Body Essence Skin and Laser.