Meet Our Team
William Johnson, MD
Dr. Johnson is a board certified Emergency Medicine Physician as well as the Medical Director of Refresh & Refine. He and his wife, Mandi, are St. Simons Island residents and owners of Refresh & Refine.
Amanda “Mandi” Johnson, RN
Owner of Refresh & Refine, Mandi is a Registered Nurse Injector with a passion for Aesthetics. Mandi has more than 8 years of experience in a Medi-Spa. She has had advanced training in injection techniques of neurotoxins, dermal fillers, facial rejuvenation with laser modalities, and skin analysis. .
Courtney Popwell, DNP
Courtney H. Popwell is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner trained not only in Aesthetic medicine, but also Primary Care. Courtney has been in aesthetics since 2008 while working alongside two Board Certified plastic surgeons. She gained a wealth of knowledge not only in injectables and laser treatments, but also, cosmetic and reconstructive surgical procedures. This ultimately let to her desire to obtain her Doctorate of Nursing Practice at the Medical University of South Carolina.
Nicole Alba, MSN
Nicole Alba, MSN, NP-CNicole’s passion for aesthetics began in 2010 when she started working with renowned celebrity dermatologist, Fredric S. Brandt in New York City. She relocated to the Golden Isles in 2016 after receiving her Masters in Nursing degree and has been a part of the Refresh & Refine team since 2022. When Nicole is not working, she loves watching & attending Formula 1 races, working out at CrossFit St. Simons, and traveling with her husband and daughter.
Jennifer Owens, LME
South Georgia native and St. Simons Island resident, Jennifer has been bringing her passion for excellence to skincare since 2011. Jennifer is the owner of Jennifer Owens Skin Care and offers a wide range of treatment options. She is dedicated to treating each client with customized care and consideration.
Kim Thrams, LME
As a licensed professional in aesthetics and certified laser practitioner, Kim is well accomplished in non-surgical treatments for the face and body. With over 30 years of experience in the aesthetic field, she has a great deal of expertise in evaluating skin types and determining the best treatment plan for every client. Kim obtained the international esthetic certification known as the CIDESCO in 1995 which is the highest degree in esthetics. .
Kim Blanchard, LME
She is a Graduate International Dermal Institute, with over 25 year’s experience. She specializes in skincare, and product knowledge , while staying up to date with latest and the greatest innovative techniques. She has countless certifications, always continuing her education to bring you the best for your skins needs
Lynsey Stephens, LME
Lynsey Stephens, LME has been at Refresh and Refine since 2021. In 2022, she attended the Dallas Skin Institute in Dallas, Texas where she later completed the Medical Esthetician Program that allowed her to be certified in Texas and Georgia. She is trained in ZO Skin Health, Revision, and Skinceuticals, where she is currently unrolled in an ambassador program. She also specializes in Hydrafacials and therapeutic facials for problematic skin.
Bella Dimemmo Master PMU Artist & Educator
She has 24 years Exp in the beauty field with 16 yrs spent as an aesthetician/Makeup Artist. She has 11 years Exp as a master Permanent Makeup Artist and has over 50 certifications from all over the world. She has spent 6 years as an PMU educator where she travels to multi states providing services/trainings.
She is insured & licensed with Glenn County Health Department, board Certified with AAM, certified in CPR and specializes in cosmetic EyeBrows, Lips Blush Tattoo, Dark Lip Neutralization, Eyeliner Tattoo, Inkless Stretch mark revision, Eyebrow Tint, Lash Lifts, as well as corrections.
Lauren Linzie LMT
Lauren Linzie, Our licensed massage therapist, is well trained in many techniques including Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy, reflexology, myofascial release, lymphatic drainage and aromatherapy massage. She’s a dedicated massage therapist with over 10 years of experience. She is dual licensed and graduated from the Aveda Institute of Florida in 2011. .
Dr Edward LMT
Dr. Edwards is one of the Savannah area's leading OBGYN's, and we are so excited to announce that he is joining us at Refresh & Refine to provide hormone replacement therapy! Hormones are chemicals that serve as messengers around the body. They help with growth and development, fertility, metabolism, and can even affect your immune system and behavior. If your hormone levels are off, you can experience any of the following symptoms .