At Functional Skin and Wellness Studio, we are dedicated to the rejuvenation of the skin, mind, body, and soul, seamlessly blending the principles of modern science with the profound wisdom of ancient practices. Within its serene space, we specialize in meticulously personalized services, including skin care, bodywork, energy work, functional nutrition, epigenetics, coaching, and education. Our mission is to help you foster a deep sense of balance, vitality, and radiant skin. At Functional Skin and Wellness the artistry of renewal converges with a devotion to natural rejuvenation, timeless well-being, and longevity for a radiant and holistic transformation.

Dora Salazar

BC-FWP, CFNC, CHWC, L.E., LMT. Skin and Wellness Director

Dora Salazar is a highly accomplished advocate for integrative skin care and wellness with a passion for helping individuals achieve radiant skin and vibrant health and well-being.

Dora holds multiple certifications, including:

  • Board-Certified Functional Wellness Professional
  • Certified Functional Nutrition Counselor
  • Certified Precision and Holistic Nutrition Coach
  • Health & Wellbeing Coach trained by Duke University
  • Certified Meditation and Mindfulness Teacher
  • Certified Epigenetics Consultant by Epixlife/ Cell Wellbeing

 Additionally, she is a licensed massage therapist and Skin Care Specialist with over 28 years of experience in the field. She is a Certified Medical Aesthetician and Laser Specialist along with other multiple certifications in clinical and holistic Skin Care.

 Dora has pursued further studies in various areas of health and wellness, including:

  • Gut health
  • Autoimmunity
  • Fasting
  • Longevity
  • Herbalism
  • Hormonal health
  • Weight Management
  • Meditation & mindfulness
  • Epigenetics

Her unique blend of holistic and clinical expertise enables her to take a comprehensive approach to modern health, rejuvenation, and wellness.

Dora takes a whole-body approach to health and wellness, recognizing the interplay between bio-individuality and mindset to create sustainable change. Her focus on the importance of food nourishment, lifestyle modifications, and holistic interventions helps her clients achieve lasting results.

As a leading voice in the field of skin care, Dora is a pioneer in integrative skin care. Her high level of expertise has led her to be featured in renowned aesthetic magazines and local journals. She has also been a speaker at international Aesthetic conventions and an educator and consultant for luxury skincare lines, spas, and wellness facilities.

Dora’s services include functional wellness and nutrition coaching for individuals and groupswellness integration, and holistic skin coaching. With her extensive experience and passion for integrative wellness, she is dedicated to helping individuals achieve their health and wellness goals and live their best lives.

Shakti Iocono L.E.

Functional- Holistic Aesthetician

Meet Shakti, a dedicated advocate for the inherent beauty and uniqueness that resides within each individual. With a profound belief that everyone is naturally beautiful, Shakti is on a passionate mission to unravel the secrets of radiant skin care. Her goal is not just to enhance your natural beauty but to empower you with the confidence you need and deserve.

Understanding that the skin serves as a mirror reflecting overall health, Shakti approaches skincare holistically. She recognizes the intricate interplay of factors such as sleep quality, nutrition, hormonal balance, hydration, and stress management, all of which play a pivotal role in determining how one looks and feels.

Shakti’s journey took a transformative turn after undergoing advanced training and collaborating with the esteemed clinical and holistic skincare expert, Dora Salazar. Inspired by this experience, she adopted a functional holistic approach to achieve skin balance, amalgamating the best of scientific knowledge, ancient wisdom, non-invasive technology, and integral principles. This holistic perspective allows her to bring about a profound transformation in the skin.

Building upon her expertise, Shakti has integrated various techniques into her practice, including Lymphatic Drainage Massage, facial Sculpting Massage, Gua Sha, Facial Cupping, and other innovative approaches. These additions showcase her commitment to staying at the forefront of skincare practices, offering clients a well-rounded and comprehensive experience.

With Shakti, you embark on a journey that goes beyond skin-deep, as she combines her knowledge, passion, and a diverse range of techniques to help you achieve not just beautiful skin but holistic well-being. Discover the beauty within, guided by Shakti’s dedication to your skin’s health and your overall confidence.