Aafaque Akhter, MD
Aafaque Akhter, MD began his medical career as a neurologist in India. He then attended Harvard School of Medicine, continuing his studies in psychiatry. There he pursued an academic interest in the many uses of Botox and neurmodulators in treating a variety of conditions, including migraine headaches, hyperhidroisis and aesthetic applications.
Caring for patients on multiple continents, he has worked around the world in India, Great Britain and the United States. All along the way, his interest in the aesthetic field has grown and evolved to the current day, as the Medical Director of Ananda Aesthetics. Dr. Akhter has a diploma from the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine and is currently board eligible for additional certifications.
Amanda, Practice Manager/Aesthetician/Laser Technician
Amanda has excelled in the aesthetics industry for over 3 years. She received her aesthetic training at Catherine Hinds Institute of Esthetics and moved on to get trained in more advanced laser and aesthetic treatments through National Laser Institute.
Amanda specializes in laser hair reduction, advanced chemical peels, microneedling, body contouring treatments & more. She is passionate about her career and looks forward to giving each of her clients a wonderful experience and furthermore, amazing results.
Erin, Aesthetician/Laser Technician
Erin Specializes in skin care services, body contouring and laser treatments. With 29 years of experience, Erin provides clients with the utmost care and helps her clients determine their skin care goals so they may achieve realistic goals and desired outcomes with proper home care and in-office treatments. She is certified in various devices to help combat a variety of skin conditions and body concerns.
Meredith, Aesthetic Nurse
For the past 11 years, Meredith has practiced nursing at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Milford Hospital. Always gifted in the art of aesthetics she pursued certification in Botox and facial fillers at AIMS Institute in MA. Under the careful guidance of a board-certified and Harvard trained plastic surgeon she has developed a skill in helping her patients look and feel their best!
Kristin, Aesthetic Nurse
Aesthetic Nurse Kristin provides specialized care to those seeking treatment or prevention of fine lines and wrinkles. With over 12 years of nursing experience, Kristin has worked at Beth Israel Deaconess Boston and is trained in post-anesthesia and critical care. In addition, Kristin has been trained in the art of facial aesthetics and anti-aging at The Aesthetic Institute of Massachusetts, where she now serves as a clinical instructor for neurotoxin and dermal filler classes. Kristin is an advanced injector is known for her gentle touch and has gained a loyal following in Massachusetts. Kristin is experienced in treating wrinkles with Botox, Xeomin, Dysport, and dermal fillers such as Juvederm, Voluma & Restylane and has been a certified aesthetic nurse injector since 2015.
Lynn, Aesthetician/ Certified Laser Technician
Lynn has been in the Aesthetics industry for 13 years. She received her training at Rob Roy Academy and completed many continued education courses in Esthetics. She also attended the National Laser Institute so she could specialize in cosmetic laser procedures and medical aesthetics.
Lynn believes in result-driven treatments and prides herself with her caring personality while performing treatments. Lynn loves everything about skincare and seeing actual changes, making them feel a more youthful version of themselves. Lynn enjoys educating clients so that they understand the science behind each treatment or product. “If a client understands that aesthetics is a process then they will continue to receive treatments and trust you.” #Trusttheprocess
Audrey received her aesthetic training at Elizabeth Grady School of Esthetics and Massage Therapy and is also a certified microblade artist. Her focus is on using the best treatment and products that produce the best results for her clients. Audrey says “seeing her clients’ response after their treatment is very rewarding.” At Ananda, Audrey will be providing facial services such as HydraFacial, Ultrasonic, Chemical Peels, Skin Care, Dermaplaning, Microneedling & more!