About Lipstick Empire
Cosmetic care is a very personal thing and here at Lipstick Empire, we want you to feel comfortable and confident in your experience. Our fully trained staff of medical aestheticians and laser technicians work with each of our clients to develop a personalized treatment plan unique to their needs.
Meet the Team
Owner and Medical Aesthetician
Justine has been a Medical Aesthetician and Laser Technician for over 10 years. She opened her first Spa in Edmonton in 2011 when she was 23 years old. Justine then went on to pursue a career in Dermatology working for the President of Dermatology in Canada. Her vast knowledge of the industry has made her a leader and a top advisor in the Medical Aesthetics world. Justine started Lipstick Empire in 2013 as a Cosmetic Consulting Company and then decided to open a brick and mortar store in the heart of Edmonton with the most advanced Lasers and Skincare on the market. In December of 2015, Justine launched Lipstick Empire LaserSpa. It is her life’s work and her passion.
General Manager and Medical Aesthetician
Jen has always been passionate about caring for others. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Criminology and Sociology and worked in social services for four years. Her passion for looking after people lead her to explore the world of Aesthetics and after graduating Jen made the move to Alberta to pursue a career in the beauty industry! Jen specializes in Skin and Laser treatments and has over eight years of experience. Her charming and bubbly personality joined the Lipstick Empire team in 2018 as the General Manager so say hi when you see her next!
Medical Aesthetician and Laser Technician
Kathryn developed a real passion for skin care through dealing with her own troubled skin in her late teens and decided that she wanted to help others with their skin struggles too. In the fall of 2006, she enrolled in the Professional Esthetician Diploma program at the European Institute of Esthetics. She has been working in spas and medical spas as an Esthetician since graduating from the European Institute in 2007. She has also since been back to the European Institute to complete the Certified Clinical Assistant and Laser Technician program in 2011, and the Laser Tattoo Removal Technician program in 2015. Her favorite treatments to provide are facial treatments of any kind and Laser Tattoo Removal. Kathryn loves supporting the local music scene and hanging out with her pet rabbit, Uncle Buck.
A trained beauty industry insider since 2006, and originally from Yukon Territory, Amber joined Lipstick Empire in January 2018. Amber has a keen sense of artistic talent which gets well expressed in the skills she brings to the Lipstick Empire posse! Microblading is the newest addition to her list of skills, with training from Brows by G, in February 2017. Everything she does takes an artistic eye, which is why she loves what she does. She loves the outdoors, working out, traveling and her 2 wiener dogs, Seymour and Leroy.