Luzinete Ripardo - Body and Spa

Luzinete Ripardo

Aesthetic Director

22 E 41st St, New York, NY 10017
Luzinete Ripardo

Luzinete (Luzi) Ripardo has been working miracles on patient’s skin for decades. She has an intuitive ability to understand her patients skin needs and design treatments for immediate and lasting results. She’s the must-go-to person for models before they hit the runway. Luzi keeps abreast in the latest developments in aesthetic dermatology and trains in new techniques and technologies. Luzi’s exceptional talents have turned her in a mini-celebrity, and she is regularly featured in Elle, W, Vogue, People and other magazines.

Manhattan
Experience

Experience

  • 05/2019 - present BODY PERFECT SPA NEW YORK. NY HEAD ESTHETICIAN/ELECTROLOGIST/LASER TECHNICAL

    Luzi is the Head Aesthetician at Body Perfect Spa focusing on services including microdermabrasion, laser hair removal, facial cleansing, chemical peels (glycolic peel, Vi peel), lymphatic drainage, radio frequency microneedling using the Endymed Pro for scars, stretch marks, and pores.

  • 10/2004 - 05/2019 – SADICK DERMATOLOGY NEW YORK, NY ESTHETICIAN/ELECTROLOGIST/ LASER TECHNICIAN

    As the main medical aesthetician at Sadick Dermatology, Luzi is responsible for a large portfolio of patients. Services include microdermabrasion, laser hair removal, facial cleansing, chemical peels (glycolic peel, Vi peel), lymphatic drainage, radiofrequency microneedling using the Endymed Pro for scars, stretch marks, pores.

    Luzi also manages purchase and inventory of skincare products and prepares patients for aesthetic treatments (laser resurfacing and vein treatment fillers).

  • 02/2003 - 10/2004 – VERVE LASER MEDICINE & MEDICAL SPA NEW YORK, NY ESTHETICIAN/ ELECTROLOGIST/ LASER TECHNICIAN

    Responsible for performing microdermabrasion, chemical peels (glycolic peel, alpha-beta peel), laser hair removal treatments (Diode/Lyra). Updated client's database, assisted with filing/scheduling of appointments.

  • 08/2002 - 04/2004 – ELIZABETH ARDEN SPA NEW YORK, NY ESTHETICIAN/ ELECTROLOGIST

    Focused on client wellbeing and performed spa treatments including: european deep pore aromatherapy, glycolic/vitamin facial, oxygen therapy ECHO2, acne treatments, herb/aromatic body wraps, and hair removal with electrolysis or wax (soft and hard wax).

  • 03/2000 - 02/2002 – SONYA'S SKIN CARE NEW YORK, NY ESTHETICIAN/ELECTROLOGIST

    Performed facials (oxygen therapy, aromatherapy and deep pore treatments), body wraps and laser hair removal with electrolysis or waxing using hard Brazilian honey wax or soft wax.

  • 06/1999 - 03/2000 – CHRISTINE VALMY SCHOOL NEW YORK, NY CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR

    Trained students strategy and techniques for facial, waxing, and other beauty treatments.

Experience

Education

  • 2001 | BERKOWITS SCHOOL OF ELECTROLYSIS

    Training in Electrolysis, Laser hair removal

  • 1998 - 1999 | CHRISTINE VALMY, INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF ESTHETICS

    Training in Electrolysis, Laser hair removal

Services

Services

Luzinete’s services include acne treatments, laser facials (Clear and Brilliant), chemical peels, microdermabrasion, microblading, pore cleansing, micropigmentation, oxygenating treatments, product recommendations and lymphatic drainage. Luzinete also performs laser hair removal on all skin types.

Languages

Languages

Fluent Portuguese and Spanish. Conversational Italian.

References

References

Furnished upon request.

Body Perfect Spa

Procedures

Facials

Facials:

Medical Cleanse

This treatment is designed for acne prone skin. Specifically for extracting impurities, such as comedones and milia. Helps to control acne and future breakouts.

Vitamin C

Anti-aging treatment combining 100% pure vitamin C. Helpful for dry, dull, sun damaged, and aging skin with dark spots.

The Solution Facial

A facial for men and women that is designed to meet the needs of all skin types. For dull, dry, acne, clogged pores, and hyperpigmentation.

Oxygen Facial

This treatment is an infusion of vitamins, minerals, hyaluronic acid, and peptides, the oxygen is then delivered through a wand. Rejuvenates, hydrates, brightens, calms acne, and moisturizes the skin. Good for sensitive and/or dry skin.

Lymphatic Drainage Facial

Helps reduce tension, reduces puffiness, and helps with sinus inflammation. Light massage that can be done manually or by a machine. Can be done as a regular facial or post-surgery.

Exfoliation Treatment

Exfoliation Treatment:

Microdermabrasion

Anti-aging treatment that uses fine crystals or a diamond tipped wand. This treatment gently erases fine lines and exfoliates dead cells. Leaves your skin smooth and radiant.

MICRONEEDLING

This is a skin-rejuvenating procedure in which fine needles create tiny punctures in the top layer of the skin to stimulate the natural production of collagen with the goal of improving the skin's overall texture and appearance.

Chemical Peels (30 Minutes)

Chemical Peels (30 Minutes)

Glycolic Peel

This treatment will exfoliate dead cells and stimulate cell renewal leaving a healthy glow to your skin as well as reducing fine lines, hyperpigmentation, and acne scarring.

PERFECT DERMA PEEL

This treatment is safe and more of a medium-depth peel that contains the antioxidant glutathione, which leaves your skin brighter and also prevents pigmentation from reoccurring quickly.

Lactic Acid

Lactic acid is an alpha hydroxy acid that helps reduce the appearance of aging, helps reduce fine lines, and premature aging from sun damage. Helpful for hydrating skin.

Vi Peel

Provides amazing results to those with acne, acne scars, rosacea, melasma, sun damage, and hyperpigmentation issues. Helps with texture and tone while delivering radiance, clarity, and glow. Suitable for all skin types. (Will cause skin peeling for 3-4 days.)

Vitalize Peel

A chemical peel designed for hyperpigmentation, acne, and overall inflamed skin. Suitable for mild to moderate skin imperfections. (Slightly peels skin for about 2-3 days.)

Sensi Peel

This gentle solution will improve the texture and brightens the skin while promoting an even skin tone. Specifically for dull skin with minimal scarring and discoloration.

Chemical Peels (30 Minutes)

Fruit peel

Fruit peel is a type of alpha hydroxypeel, or AHA. When applied topically, fruit peels have a rejuvenating effect on skin. They are found in various concentrations in a number of acne and anti-aging treatments, including both over-the-counter and professional-grade facial peels. Fruit peel is a mild chemical exfoliant that works by penetrating and breaking apart the uppermost layer of skin.

RF Treatment / Radio Frequency

RF Treatment / Radio Frequency (Price available at consultation, depending on area)

Done with EndyMed Pro, which is designed to tighten the skin and reduce wrinkles. The most effective and flexible RF non-invasive treatment solution. It offers consistent, remarkable results with minimal downtime after treatments. Noticeable and immediate improvements with long term results that is suitable for all skin types. Treatment can be done on the face and/or the body.

The Venus Legacy is a non-invasive treatment that uses multi-polar radio frequency. Used for skin tightening, wrinkle reduction, and cellulite reduction. This RF causes a thermal reaction in the tissue which stimulates the body’s natural healing response.

Chemical Peels (30 Minutes)

XEO LASER GENESIS

This treatment stimulates the skins natural renewal process to improve overall skin quality, resulting in a radiant, more youthful complexion. The portable platform supports a variety of procedures, such as hair removal, skin discoloration treatments, vascular procedures, as well as improvement of fine lines and wrinkles.

Procedures