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About Us

About Us

Cyndie Witthuhn, ARNP-BC

Cyndie Witthuhn, APRN-BC

Cyndie Witthuhn, founder and owner of Advanced Aesthetic Solutions, is a nationally certified Nurse Practitioner with more than 25 years in the Lee County area. Her experience has included critical care, emergency room, Family Practice, Internal medicine and work with a plastic surgery practice. For the past 12 years Cyndie has specialized solely in the area of cosmetic and aesthetic enhancement. Her passion is to work with clients on a personal basis to help them achieve their personal goals of looking good and feeling better. Cyndie is trained in dermal fillers, Botox, Xeomin and Dysport, sclerotherapy, various laser procedures, PRP, hair removal, microneedling, IPL, medical grade peels, laser assisted vaginal rejuvenation and more. She also utilizes medical grade skin care products to assist in the overall plan of anti aging and corrective skin care goals.
​Contact Cyndie directly: 239.222.3533

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Marc Schneider, M.D.

Marc Schneider, M.D., medical director for Advanced Aesthetic Solutions, is a longtime Fort Myers-area surgeon with more than 25 years of cosmetic surgery experience. Widely recognized for his expertise in natural facial rejuvenation, breast and body surgery, and laser surgery, Dr. Schneider trained at the University of Kansas in Plastic Surgery and is a diplomat of the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He is dual-trained in both general surgery and plastic surgery, and is renowned for his endoscopic breast surgery technique, which was presented to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. A resident of Fort Myers since 1991, he has published and presented numerous articles in medical literature and has achieved several patents. Dr. Schneider is also available for consultation on cosmetic and plastic surgery procedures.

Erin Mallari, PA

Erin Mallari, PA

Erin Mallari is an experienced physician assistant with 20+ years in the medical field. Spending most her career in trauma surgery and critical care, she followed her heart into a bright and fun new career path. Erin specializes in advanced medical aesthetics. She has more than 5 years injection experience trained in Neurotoxin, fillers, PRP, Kybella and much more. Erin wants to help you bring out your inner beauty! Erin loves the water, kayaking and twin girls born in 2017!
Contact Erin directly: 239.872.2103

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Joleen Lake, APRN-BC

Joleen Lake, APRN has been a certified family nurse practitioner since 2008. She began her nursing career in 1992 as a graduate of College of St. Mary in Omaha, NE. She completed her Bachelor of Science in nursing (cum laude) in 1994 from the College of St. Mary as well. Joleen has worked in a variety of nursing fields to include oncology, women’s health, medical aesthetics, and a college instructor. While teaching at Clarkson College in Omaha, NE, she also earned her Master of Science in Nursing degree in 2008. Joleen is certified in bio-identical hormone replacement through Worldlink Medical and also trained in advanced medical aesthetics and is looking forward to helping clients look and feel their best. She is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Joleen and her husband Dave recently relocated to Southwest Florida and are excited for warmth and sunshine year round!

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Lisa Kitner

Lisa Kitner brings her experience in top-of-the-line service and luxury to Advanced Aesthetic Solutions as our spa manager. She has dedicated her career to connecting people to their inner beauty, power and poise. Lisa served for a decade as regional training manager for Estee Lauder; owned a successful image consulting business that addressed the whole woman inside and out; and served as director of training for several national brands. All her skills come together here, where she creates the ultimate self-care experience for our clients at every turn. Let Lisa know how she can help you become your very best.

Ariane Mariano

Ariane Mariano

Ariane Mariano is a trusted and accomplished clinical esthetician with 30 years of experience in the skin care and beauty industry. She is a graduate of the prestigious Christine Valmy International School in her hometown of New York City, and has pursued extensive education and training at the International Dermal Institute in New York. Ariane is experienced in treating diverse skin types and conditions using the most advanced skin care systems, latest technologies and cutting-edge ingredients in the skin care industry. Her areas of expertise include microdermabrasion, hair removal, brow-shaping artistry, advanced chemical peels, anti-aging treatments, and advanced exfoliation techniques including dermaplaning. She most recently earned certification as a microblading artist from the world renowned Phibrows Academy and as an Elleebana Lash Lift artist.

Linda Smith

Linda Smith

If you’ve ever thought about your eyelashes, then Linda Smith is someone you should get to know. Linda is an experienced Xtreme Eyelash certified specialist, and she loves making your eyes look beautiful! Linda’s extensive training and knowledge makes her your eyelash expert in Southwest Florida, and you won’t believe what she can do for you. Prior to immersing herself in the world of eye beauty, Linda worked in the dental health field, specializing in oral surgery and periodontics as a dental assistant. Her passion is making people feel good about themselves, and just like the satisfaction of seeing her dental patients smile, she loves the satisfaction of giving her clients a brand new look with their stunning Xtreme lashes. In her spare time Linda is an avid runner and fitness enthusiast. She loves working out, water sports, travel and cooking healthy meals with her wonderful family.

Mercedeh Reynolds Permanent Makeup Artist

Mercedeh Reynolds
Permanent Makeup Artist

Mercedeh has been helping women look and feel their best since 2005 as a licensed aesthetician and certified permanent makeup artist and trainer. She prides herself on her beautiful art work and she specializes in the arts of permanent makeup, beauty care and skin aesthetics.

Mercedeh is constantly honing her craft with extensive trainings in the ever-evolving beauty industry, and expanding her services with the latest proven techniques. She has trained and collaborated with some of the top world renowned artists and beauty educators. Mercedeh has developed her artistic skills and perfected the latest, highly sought after award winning technique Microblading, and state of the art feathering techniques to deliver the beautiful, natural-looking results her discerning clients demand.

Mercedeh offers a variety of manual and machine techniques and styles to suit all permanent makeup needs, including: Hair-stroke, Powder, & Microblading Eyebrows, Eyeliner or Eyelash Enhancement, Full Lip color, Eyebrow Corrections, and the safest all natural solution for cosmetic tattoo Removals.
“Mercedeh’s keen eye for detail, beauty expertise, and her passion for perfection truly sets her work apart.”