MEET OUR CONFIDENCE BOOSTERS
RANA KENNELLY, BSN, BSC (HONS),CANS
With more than 25 years of experience in nursing and midwifery, and more than a decade of practice as a Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist (CANS), Rana Kennelly brings her unique blend of skill, experience, artistry, caring and joy to The Confidence Bar.
Recognized as one of the top educators in the field, she is a sought-after speaker/trainer for colleagues, frequently engaged by top companies such as Allergan, Galderma and P.A.L.E.T.T.E. Resources. She has worked with renowned plastic surgeons and dermatologists in the United States, Europe and Australia.
Rana has performed thousands of safe and sophisticated aesthetic procedures that enhance natural beauty, conceal imperfections, and restore youthfulness. She expertly assesses her patients’ needs, aesthetic goals and outcomes. She employs a full complement of state-of-the-art products—including neuromodulators, hyaluronic acid fillers, and micro channeling to achieve the best and most natural-looking results.
ABIGAIL JESSE, FNP-BC, MSN
Abigail received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Lewis University. She worked in the cardiac ICU of Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago and the pediatric ICU of Edward Hospital in the Chicago area before returning to school to obtain her Master’s Degree in Nursing (MSN). Once she became credentialed as a Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, she joined a dermatology practice and embraced aesthetic medicine. Today she pursues her passion for restoring and balancing facial features in order to help patients discover their best selves. Using a variety of creative, safe and artistic approaches, she enhances the unique beauty of every person she treats.
CHELSY CONRAD, MMS, PA-C
Chelsy is a board-certified Physician Assistant, practicing medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology since 2013. She completed her training at Midwestern University in Downers Grove, IL, where she received her Master of Medical Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies. She has passionately dedicated the last 7 years of her career to private dermatology practice treating patients of all ages and skin types for various medical and cosmetic skin conditions. Chelsy specializes in a full-face, balanced approach of restoring each person’s innate and unique features. Prioritizing safe and natural results, using neuromodulators, facial fillers, micro needling and medical grade skin care to give every patient an individualized care plan for their unique face. She believes that a routine of subtle aesthetic treatments over time keep people looking refreshed. An advocate for maintaining natural beauty, Chelsy is thrilled to be a part of a team of like-minded colleagues who share the same vision for their patients.
CRISTINA HERMAN, RN, BSN
Cristina RN, BSN has extensive experience in Plastic surgery and medical aesthetics. Cristina shares her time working alongside Plastic Surgeon Dr. Farias assisting in surgery, assuring patients receive the very best patient care pre-surgery, during, and post-surgery, and working as an aesthetic provider and educator at The Confidence Bar.
Cristina uses a comprehensive approach to helping patients reach their aesthetic goals. Her focus is optimizing skin, health, and beauty utilizing nonsurgical facial injectables and medical-grade skin treatments including micro-needling and chemical peels. Cristina develops an in-depth rapport with her patients where she listens to their concerns and helps create a customized treatment plan to achieve their desired unique beauty.
Patients appreciate Cristina's professionalism, kindness, and time she spends thoroughly explaining each aspect of treatment and she considers it a privilege to care for her patients.
Education is an integral part of Cristina's career. She regularly attends educational workshops and national meetings staying up to date in a fast-developing field.