Dr. Karen Gaskell
Dr. Gaskell, the medical director and injector, graduated from Loma Linda University School of Medicine, and continued on to specialize in ophthalmology diseases and surgery. She had a practice in southern California until 1996, when she moved to the northwest. She currently practices ophthalmology as well as aesthetics in Camas. She began doing cosmetic injectables in 2005 at the time she became medical director of a local laser clinic.
Dr. Gaskell is certified, and has advanced training in Botox/Dysport and various dermal fillers including Belotero, Juvederm, Radiesse, Restylane, Perlane, and the new Voluma. She is also certified and experienced with the Fraxel Restore laser and the Cutera Laser .
The field of non-surgical aesthetic enhancement changes as rapidly as cell phone technology, and she can help you navigate between media hype and what procedures or combination of procedures/products would help benefit you and enhance your unique, natural beauty.
Dr. Gaskell lives locally in Camas, Washington with her husband and two children. She is a private pilot, scuba diver, grower of lavender and dahlias, and supports a school and orphanage in Africa.
Carrera Rice, Master Esthetician
Carrera is a Certified Laser Professional and Medical Aesthetician who obtained her esthetics license in Oregon and Washington. She attended Spectrum Advanced Aesthetics Institute in Tigard, Oregon – and proudly graduated both the basic and advanced programs with Honors. Since then, she began her career as a Medical Aesthetician at Rosy Glow Aesthetics, and continues to attend additonal courses and esthetics educational training. She believes the esthetics industry offers an on-going learning experience, and keeping up with available knowledge is key to being the best esthetician possible. Her passion for skin care makes her job an enjoyable experience each day. Carrera believes that investing in your skin is a benefit that lasts a lifetime.
From Microneedling, Chemical peels, Laser Hair Removal and many other services Camas has to offer, Carrera takes pride in each treatment she performs. She is a highly trained medical aesthetic technician who listens to your specific requests and concerns to provide a level of personalized service that is unmatched. She finds it very fulfilling to connect with her patients, establish trust, and give personal attention to their needs. Consulting with a patient about their skin and making their visit at Camas Medspa an enjoyable, relaxing and pleasant experience is something she also enjoys very much.
In her spare time, Carrera loves spending time with her little girl, attending concerts with friends, shooting photography, as well as visiting Disneyland, and family in sunny San Diego as often as possible.