Under the direction of renowned NYC Plastic Surgeon, Melissa Doft, MD, We offer state of the art clinical skincare services such as Laser Treatments and Chemical Peels. We also offer beauty treatments such as Traditional and Permanent Makeup, Brow and Lash services. We are located in Milford, PA and New York City, NY. We have a convenient online booking system, affordable pricing and state-of-the-art facilities and equipment.
*Melissa Doft, MD is dually licensed in NY and PA.
MELISSA DOFT—MEDICAL DIRECTOR
Double board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery and a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College, Melissa Doft, MD specializes in a broad range of cosmetic and reconstructive treatments. She seamlessly combines traditional surgical methods with the most state-of-the-art, data-proven new technology. Known for her warm demeanor, genuine kindness, and meticulous attention to detail, Dr. Doft understands the beauty concerns we face and offers conservative, natural-looking solutions.
Voted as a Rising Star in the New York Times and one of New York’s Best Doctors in New York Magazine, Dr. Doft graduated magna cum laude from Dartmouth College with Rufus Choate Honors, where she studied Biochemistry and Art History. Valedictorian of her class at New York University School of Medicine, Dr. Doft graduated with honors for her research in Cell Biology, was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society for overall academic and clinical excellence in medicine, and received the Valentine Mott Medal for academic achievement in Anatomy, Cell Biology, Histology, and Embryology, the Alumnae Golden Key Pin award for academic achievement and commitment to extracurricular activities, and the Kosciuszko Foundation Dr. Marie Zakrzewska Medical Scholarship for academic excellence. She completed her internship at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) in the department of surgery.
After opening her Studio in 2007, Amy has become one of the most highly sought-after micropigmentation artists on the east coast. Known for her natural aesthetic, expertise in custom pigment mixing, and specialties in brow micropigmentation and 3D areola pigmentation, Amy has spent the last 12 years perfecting her techniques. She brings with her over 20 years’ experience as a professional makeup artist and esthetician and has earned acknowledgment from numerous magazines, including Elle, Lucky, and Allure (Best Eyebrows from Broadway to La Brea). Amy has had the pleasure of working with many celebrities and on-camera personalities who entrust Amy with their aesthetic needs.
Amy is licensed by the NYC Health Department and is OSHA compliant. Additionally, she is a licensed cosmetologist and certified micropigmentation artist. Amy is also a Certified Permanent Cosmetic Professional (CPCP) and is a member in good standing with the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals (SPCP). She was trained under the direction of Susan Church at the International Institute of Permanent Cosmetics.
TETIANA GRYSTYK—NY ASSOCIATE
Tetiana has recently relocated to NYC from L.A. Her fundamental training was completed in Ukraine, her home country, before coming to amy | kernahan Studios for advanced training in microblading. We quickly took note of Tetiana’s amazing talent and brought her on board with us in our NYC location.
SABRINA WESTLING—PA ASSOCIATE
Sabrina Westling has been with amy | kernahan studios in our Milford, PA location since 2016. She is an expert in lash extensions and an associate micropigmentation artist. She received her esthetics license from the Continental School of Beauty in Syracuse, NY and has since worked as a Lash Extension Artist and Esthetician.
Sabrina is PCA product certified for skin care and chemical peels and has an advanced certification in volume lash extensions with NovaLash.
SARAH SIGTERMANS—BUSINESS MANAGER
Sarah Sigtermans is the friendly voice you will here when you call Amy Kernahan Studios, answering calls for both our New York and Pa Offices! Sarah joined the team in April 2017 in Milford, PA. Her past experience as a Manager in the Travel Industry makes her a perfect fit for scheduling all our artists both in NYC and PA. She also completed her Fundamentals in Permanent Makeup in May 2018.
Dani joined amy | kernahan studios in our Milford, PA location in August of 2018. Dani completed her education and graduated from Empire Beauty School and has been a licensed Cosmetologist since 2012.
Since then she has worked in the beauty industry doing it all… hair, skin, makeup and nails. In the last two years she has focused solely on being a bridal make up artist, esthetician and lash extension artist.
Dani has spent the last 3 years prior to joining our team in a luxury destination spa environment . Her knowledge of skin care services and luxury guest care will put you at complete ease during your services.
She is completely focused on your comfort and your results. Dani got into this line of work to make sure her clients feel like the best version of themselves, which is her mission for her career. When you meet Dani, she has a bubbly personality that cannot be missed and is adored by all!