Hien's first love in the industry was Nail Art. With years under her belt perfecting her craft, she continued her education by becoming certified in Eyelash Extensions. She started her own business with a storefront in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
Hien born in Vietnam and grew up in italy, now based in Tuscaloosa Alabama, flew all the way back to Italy to complete her Masters in Microblading Eyebrows with Phibrows academy and Permanent Makeup Tattoo. Hien was promoted as Royal artist for phibrows academys and later was chosen to become an AcademyS Master for microblading and permanent make up. Hien is one of the two master In all the United state of America to own both title of master for microlading and permanent make up. Hien also train student to start their Eyelashes extension carrer!
She learned the most advanced techniques for permanent make up under Sviatoslav, who is considered the best in the world. Hien specializes in microblading, magic shading eyebrows, stardust eyeliner, and aquarelle lips, and she is training for S-Mix technique (microblading + magic shading).
She now trains new microblading artists and hosts classes to teach the art. She hosts classes in Alabama and travels all over the world!
She loves her job and continues to be dedicated and professional. If you need someone talented to trust: she’s the one!
Elizabeth Adams, MD, is a native of Columbus, Mississippi and a graduate of the Mississippi High School of Mathematics and Science. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Mississippi and the University of Hawaii, and earned her medical degree at the University of Mississippi. Subsequently, she completed an Internal Medicine internship at the University of Kentucky and her residency training in Emergency Medicine at the University of Mississippi.
Dr. Adams is currently completing a fellowship in Aesthetic Medicine through the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. She’s also a certified yoga instructor (RTY-200) and a member of both the American Academy of Ozotherapy and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.
Dr. Adams’s integrative approach to aesthetics stems from her conviction that physical radiance comes from within. Skincare is important and cosmetic procedures are helpful, but she believes physical beauty is an indicator and a result of systemic health.
Virginia Ferro O’Malley Is a medical esthetician graduated from the University of Alabama with a Bachelors of Science and Pre Med Studies.
She also graduated from the Aveda Institute in Birmingham in 2018 with a certification in esthiology.
She have been a practicing as a licensed Esthetician for the past five years specialized in both medical related and spa esthetics.
On the medical esthetic side she is certified in laser hair removal, laser tattoo removal, skin resurfacing, vein removal, anti fungal toenail and pain therapy laser.
On the spa esthetics side she is skilled in classic spa facials, medical skin care facials, Hydrafacial, Chemical Peels, Dermaplaning, Waxing, Eyebrow and Eyelash Lift and Tint.
Virgina continued her education and she is certified as Phlebotomist.
Virginia loves to examined carefully each patient during their consultation prior to their service in order to deliver the best results possible and match client’s expectations.
Nikki brings years of experience coming from the dermatology and aesthetic world.
She holds a dermatology technician certification and she is certified under multiple laser devices.
Nikki is absolutely phenomenal in her laser journeys and she has a great experience with Morpheus8, Laser hair removal, IPL, laser skin resurfacing like Erbium,Laser vein removal, Laser tattoo removal and Microneedling with PRP treatments.
Nikki is also knowledgeable in hydrafacial device and familiar with most medical skincare lines.
She is passionate about result driven treatments.
As of late, she has taken an interest
in acne and helping people feel comfortable in their own skin & currently working on achieving her acne specialist certificate.
Morgan Pugh is a Tuscaloosa native that has always had a passion for helping people feel and look beautiful. She started her journey in Cosmetology after graduating from Shelton State Community College in 2010. Morgan has also been a part of the dental field where she was able to work alongside top cosmetic dentist. She then furthered her education when she became certified in Xtreme Lashes.
Morgan is skilled in Classic Full set lashes and classic fill ins. She recently graduated with her Esthetic Certification from Shelton State which will allow her to specialize in facials, waxings, dermaplaning, and other medical esthetics.
Morgan is always looking for ways to further her skillset to help her clients feel empowered and confident. Her purpose is to not only provide top of the line care for her clients’ visible concerns, but will also take into consideration her clients’ overall well-being.
Katie Wood was born and raised in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. She graduated from Shelton State Community College with an Associate in Arts degree while working full time as an office manager for a local tire company.
She soon decided to learn real estate.
In 2018 she got her real estate license and started her career!
Katie enjoys helping people invest in their future and is now helping clients invest in their beauty!
Katie is lash tech certified in classic set, hybrid set, volume and mega volume set. She is excited and ready to enhance your beauty and ease up on your daily make up routine.
She is married with three beautiful children And She enjoys spending time with her family when she’s not busy working.
Christina was Born and raised in Tuscaloosa Alabama, she Graduated from Shelton State Community College as a nurse and later returned to further her education and received her Cosmetology license.
For more than eight years she worked at a Plastic Surgeons office as a nurse and grew to become Practice Manager.
This is where she acquired her vast knowledge of Medical Aesthetics.
She then decide to experience a different environment with another health care provider but during this time she understood her true passion in Medical Aesthetics.
She then decided to go back in the medical esthetic field and now she is working at Hien Atkins Beauty Lounge & Med Spa as a nurse & practice manager.
Christina is a caring and compassionate person that puts the patients needs to achieve the best version of themselves first, striving to insure they feel beautiful in their own skin.
Creative and passionate about her craft, Maranda has been able to establish herself as a successful hairstylist for twenty-two years. She has traveled to draw her inspiration and innate creativity from LA’s hip vibe to New York’s effortlessly chic style. She has completed multiple trainings with John Paul Mitchell educators such as Robert Cromeans, Stephanie Kocielski and Angus Mitchell. She also enjoyed training with Redken’s Sam Villa, Keratin Complex and Hot Heads Extensions. Maranda has extensive training in balayage, dimensional foiling, root melts, hand tied extensions and other current trends. Dedicated to offering her clients the best salon treatment and products, Maranda offers the entire line of Moroccan Oil retail therapy. Her focus on customer experience consistently results in thoughtfully flattering color/cuts perfectly tailored to each and every one of her guests.
Maranda’s artistic reach has expanded well beyond the salon to the lash and brow industry. On a path to ensure the most prestigious training and pursue her new passion as a brow/lash technician, she was led to Academy S by Sviatoslav Otchenash. She trained under craft master and Academy S educator, Hien Atkins in basic microblading and master techniques. Her permanent make-up training has enabled her to enhance women’s brows with techniques such as microblading and magic shading techniques. Hien Atkins’ lash extension education also provided her with the ability and the newest methods of eyelash extension application. Extensions allow clients flattering lashes to enhance their natural appearance.
Offering both hair and lash/brow sessions, her love of empowering women led her to Hien Atkins Beauty Lounge. Enthusiastic about combining all of her beauty enhancement services, she is eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and providing excellent customer service as part of her philosophy of an intimate beauty experience enhancing your best s