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Carmel O'Neill

Carmel O’Neill

Carmel O’Neill is an esteemed Master Aesthetician with a passion for elevating the art and science of skincare. With an extensive background in the beauty industry spanning over two decades, she has established herself as a leading expert in advanced skincare techniques and treatments.
Drawing upon her deep knowledge of dermatology and cutting-edge skincare technologies, Carmel has gained a reputation for her exceptional ability to address a wide range of skin concerns. Her dedication to continuous education and staying abreast of the latest trends and innovations in the field ensures that her clients receive the highest standard of care. After receiving her license from the renowned Atelier Esthetique School, she opened The Renew Anti-Aging Center and has built her practice into one of the leading spas in New York City. Carmel is a certified product specialist for Environ Skin Care and an Ambassador for Dermaconcepts. She is a certified practitioner of Dr. Vodder’s Manual Lymphatic Massage and is the east coast representative and trainer for Neurotris microcurrent. Carmel has been featured on Fox 5 News New York and mentioned in many industry publications including The New York Times, Allure, Style Magazine, Women’s Wear Daily, Whole Living and the bestselling book “Ageless Beauty” by Clemence Von Mueffling.

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Ellen Greene

Ellen’s passion is helping people. She believes that giving makes one relevant. She has practiced as a licensed massage therapist in New York City for over thirty years.
She is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association and the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Body Work. She attended, and is certified, from the Doctor Vodder School for Manual Lymphatic Drainage. As a lymphatic therapist, she is recognized by several prominent New York plastic surgeons who enlist her services in caring for pre and post operative patients. She graduated from the Atelier Esthetique Institute of Esthetics in New York. She also has her certification in cupping therapy from the International Cupping Institute. Ellen is known as a dedicated professional who uses her expertise, talents, intuition, and empathy to achieve the maximum result for her clients.

Dr. Marisa Anaya

Dr. Marisa Anaya, creator of Modern Meridians Acupuncture in New York City, brings her expertise in Chinese Medicine, as well as her belief in the power of human connection, to every patient encounter. With double Bachelor degrees from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, and Masters degrees from Kings College of London and the Pacific College of Health and Science in New York City, Dr. Anaya has demonstrated that she possesses both the intellectual curiosity and the specialized training sought by the most discerning of health care consumers. She maintains national Board Certification in Traditional Chinese Medicine through the NCCAOM, while also attending training sessions in Functional Medicine both domestically and internationally with the acclaimed Institute for Functional Medicine. Dr. Anaya completed her Doctoral Degree in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine (DACM) in 2021. This intensive professional course included extensive research into the latest scientific evidence on the effectiveness of Asian Medicine to combat chronic disease and a wide variety of health concerns, as well as the importance of finding ways to integrate with conventional western medicine.