About Brickell Cosmetic Center & Spa

About Us

Brickell Cosmetic Center & Spa has emerged as one of the chosen high-end skin care and body shaping treatments centers in Miami. Brickell Cosmetic Center & Spa is a name that has come to be associated with enhancing beauty, giving a new look and rejuvenating your persona, all with deft skill, expertise and precision.

Clinical Expertise

Trust your face and body to a terrific team. No matter the type of service, you’ll receive top-notch personal care. Our expert staff recommends the best treatments for each individual client. Feel free to ask questions about specific treatments. Our aestheticians and other specialists are dedicated to creating outer beauty and inner harmony for every customer. It’s an approach to beauty and health in which the focus is always on you.

Cosmetic Procedures

Brickell Cosmetic Center & Spa offers cosmetic procedures performed by our Medical Director, Dr. Vania E. Fernandez. This renowned physician/artist works with minimally invasive techniques, so the patient receives not only a beautiful results but recuperates in a relatively short period.

A Unique Approach

Beauty and wellness don’t occur in a vacuum. At Brickell Cosmetic Center & Spa, you’ll learn about making yourself beautiful from the inside out. Our staff includes registered nutritionists providing dietary consulting for optimum wellness – reflected in healthy, glowing skin.

In the Realm of the Senses

Luxuriate in an atmosphere stimulating all your senses. From the soothing music to the aromas of the oils and lotions, the spa experience is designed to take your cares away. You’ll emerge from Brickell Cosmetic Center & Spa looking – and feeling – relaxed and confident. Place yourself in the best hands in Miami. Your skin will look superb.

Meet Our Team

Julie Pernas
Julie PernasLicensed Aesthetician, CME,
Board Certified Laser Technician
With more than 13 years or experience in the spa and beauty industry, Julie Pernas is a true expert across all areas of aesthetics. After working in a plastic surgeons’ office, Julie saw that, by taking care of your skin today, you could avoid surgery later on. This ambition led her path to becoming a licensed aesthetician and board certified laser technician.

Originally from Cuba, Julie is a smart and passionate person who brings a professional touch and soothing nature to everyone she meets. She loves building relationships with her clients based on trust and working with them to make a plan to meet their skin care goals. From facials and body shaping treatments to injectables, laser hair removal and beyond, Julie’s aesthetic expertise allows her to provide the best options all of her clients.

Julie has devoted herself to helping people, and with the support of her husband, has been able to build a reputation as someone who really cares about her clients and wants to be the best that she can be. When she’s not working, she enjoys spending her time with her two children and her husband.

“Care about yourself and believe in yourself. You have beauty that you don’t see all – inner and outer.”

Maria Alejandra
Maria AlejandraPatient Coordinator/
Licensed Aesthetician
Maria Alejandra Espinosa, originally from the coast of Colombia, began her formal education at the Florida College of Natural Health studying paramedical skin care. After receiving her license, she continued her education and worked hard to be in the top of her class as she earned her degree in advanced paramedical skin care.

For the past 10 years, Maria has been helping people look their best inside and out. She moved up from being an aesthetician to spa coordinator and is responsible for making sure the day-to-day operations run smoothly. She’s the first face you’ll see when you walk into Brickell Cosmetic Center and Spa, and her bright smile and uplifting energy puts everyone at ease and fills the room with peace and harmony. She’s passionate about her work and loves helping people bring out the best version of themselves.

Motivated and positive, Maria never backs down from a challenge and loves putting herself to the test. In her free time, she enjoys working out and spending time with her young daughter. She’s always open to learning and is devoted to improving herself and the world around her every day.

“I’m always here to help you accomplish your goals and make you feel beautiful.”

Aline Ribeiro
Aline Ribeiro Licensed
Aline Riberio was born in Brazil and came to the United States with her family as a child. She attended the Florida College of Natural Health where she earned her aesthetician license.

After completing her education, Aline began working as a licensed aesthetician. She has been practicing since 2015 and is devoted to making sure her clients feel happy and safe when they come to see her.

Throughout her life, Aline has been guided by the wisdom of her grandmother, who has been her biggest supporter. In fact, under her grandmother’s advice, Aline is now considering medical school as the next step in her education.

As an adolescent, Aline dealt with her own skin problems. By finding the right treatment she was able to improve her own skin, and as an aesthetician, she’s committed to providing her clients with the same results.

When it comes to treating her clients, Aline believes that it’s important to start small and build up to more invasive procedures like laser treatments and peels, which happen to be her personal favorite.

“Be happy inside and it’ll show on the outside!”

Liset Hernandez
Liset HernandezLicensed
Massage Therapist
Liset Hernandes came to the United States from Cuba and received her formal training as a massage therapist at The Praxis Institute. Since then, she’s devoted herself to helping people look and feel better every day.

For more than 7 years, Liset has been working with clients to improve their bodies with treatments that increase circulation and drain the lymphatic system. Liset brings the expertise her clients are looking for and is always pushing herself to deliver the best results.

Motivated and happy, Liset brings a smile to everyone she meets. When she’s not in the office, she loves to dance, play music and spend time with her daughter – her one true inspiration. She also loves meeting new people and plans on continuing her education so she can provide even more solutions and help more people live a healthy and happy life.

“Every problem has a solution, so open your eyes and be happy”

Daniela Medioli
Daniela Medioli Licensed
Daniela Medioli started her career by studying bridal makeup, but while working at a dermatology office she became interested in aesthetical work. She went to school in Destin, Florida and received her license to practice aesthetics.

Five years later and Daniela is still bringing her passionate nature and ambitiousness to every treatment, every day. She believes that by being consistent with their treatments, she can help her clients reach their beauty goals and improve their skin. Her favorite treatment is microdermabrasion because exfoliation and stimulation are the keys to keeping your skin youthful

Originally from Chile, Daniela was motivated by her parents to pursue her dreams. When she’s not working, Daniela still loves to practice bridal makeup. She also loves meeting new people and is an excellent listener. She’s always ready to face the next challenge and will go above and beyond to help her clients feel more comfortable in their own skin.

“There are too many times that we just focus on our problems. Step out of your bubble and see life from a different perspective. And always keep going because life is big.”

Elizabeth V. Reices
Elizabeth V. ReicesLicensed Aesthetician and
Licensed Massage Therapist
Elizabeth Reices is a licensed aesthetician and massage therapist who earned her degrees from The Praxis Institute. Originally from Honduras, Elizabeth also practiced her craft in Spain before coming to the United States.

As a child, Elizabeth was plagued by acne and this is what drove her to her career. Now, with 21 years of experience in the spa industry, she’s specialized in treating other people’s acne to help improve their skin and their outlook on life. She believes that the products and machines she uses can help anyone feel better about themselves, and she brings her passion to every treatment, every day.

In her free time, Elizabeth loves being near the water, swimming, and spending time with her son and grandchild.

“As someone who dealt with their own acne, I know how important it is to help people feel better and find a treatment that works.”

Daniela Mendez
Daniela MendezLicensed
Daniela Mendez is the newest member of the Brickell Cosmetic Center and Spa team. At just 19, she’s already earned her license from the Florida College of Natural Health and is now working on her practical year before returning to school for a degree in paramedical skin care.

Although she’s young, Daniela is determined and driven. She’s known that she wanted to work in the beauty and spa industry since she was a child in Colombia. In her role at the Brickell Cosmetic Center and Spa, she’s shadowing the more experienced team members and will eventually start performing treatments on her own.

With the support of her stepmother, Daniela has been able to pursue her dreams. As an aesthetician, her goal is to make her clients feel comfortable with themselves. That’s why she’s constantly honing her skills with additional practice to earn more certifications during her free time. She loves what she does and is overjoyed to have joined such a passionate team.

“Always wear SPF! It’s the most important thing you can do if you want to have healthy skin.”

Vickie Solano
Vickie SolanoFront Desk
Vickie Solano is one of the first people you’ll meet when you visit Brickell Cosmetic Center and Spa. She’s always been interested in the beauty and spa industry, and after receiving her license in cosmetology, she was ready to move on to her next challenge as spa coordinator.

Born and raised in Miami, Florida, Vickie has a spontaneous and outgoing nature that fills the room with joy. As Front Desk coordinator, she helps keep the office organized and on track. She also helps clients choose a treatment that’s right for their skin condition based on their goals. Personally, her favorite treatment is the Ultrashape Power, a non-invasive body treatment used to destroy fat cells.

Since she was a child, Vickie has been obsessed with everything having to do with beauty, led by her grandmother’s example. And when she’s not learning more about new treatments or experimenting on her own skin, Vickie’s biggest joy is getting back to nature, picking flowers, or relaxing on the beach.

“Look at yourself in the mirror and tell yourself you’re beautiful every day because everyone is beautiful in their own way.”

Company Policies

Cancellation / Rescheduling
Brickell Cosmetic Center & Spa requires a minimum of 24 hours’ notice to cancel or reschedule a visit. BeautyPassport members are ONLY allowed to cancel 3 hours before the appointment time. Cancellations or reschedule request MUST be submitted by email at cancellations@brickellcosmetic.com.

We appreciate your cooperation with this matter and your understanding of how last-minute cancellations or ‘no shows’ restrict us from providing other clients with appointments, while us costing both money and resources. To avoid this, Brickell Cosmetic Center & Spa reserves the right to collect credit card information upon time of scheduling, and may charge you for the cost of treatment, upon any missed services due to insufficient cancellation notice. “No shows” will automatically be charged the price of the missed service. 

Young Children & Pets Policy
Late Arrivals
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