Luminous MedSpa, Salon & Aroma Oxy Bar - (908) 464-8208
The Team At Luminous

Heather Hoffman

Owner & Master Esthetician

Heather Hoffman is owner and Master Esthetician of Luminous MedSpa & Salon as well as, a Leading Clinical Esthetician for Johnson & Johnson!

She has over 20 years experience in the beauty industry and she strives for only the best. Searching for the most desirable and effective treatments from head to toe, her training's and research have taken her all over Europe, Canada and the United States. Her knowledge and expertise in all areas of skincare have now made her an innovator, educator and a leader in the beauty industry!  

She works alongside of Dr's learning the most advanced & technical treatments such as, Microneedling with PRP, Medical Grade Peels, Dermaplaning, Ultherapy, Advanced Laser Treatments & Coolsculpting!!  While using all her knowledge in the Holistic field as well, she is able to create her very own highly effective customized treatments that she personally trains to each one of her Master Estheticians! Heather goes above and beyond to make her clients feel comfortable, relaxed and rejuvenated. They always see the results they were looking for. She and her team will continue to expand their professional development through courses and workshops in the most current up-to-date methods of skin, wellness and beauty.

She looks forward to seeing all of you at Luminous so you can experience the "Luminous Secret".

Dr. Richard Maggio MD

Luminous MedSpa Medical Director, MD.

Please join Luminous in welcoming Richard Maggio MD to Luminous MedSpa and Salon as our new medical director. Dr. Rich, as he likes to be called, has been practicing as a board-certified Urological Surgeon for over 30 years. He attended medical school at New York Medical College and did his residency at NYU Medical Center. Since then he has been in private practice.

10 years ago Dr Rich had a vision of opening up a wellness center for men incorporating weight training, dietary counseling, aesthetic procedures, treatment of erectile dysfunction and testosterone deficiencies. Six years ago, he relocated his practice and moved his residence to Jersey City where he opened up Face Forward Medical Aesthetics. He is now so pleased, to be able to bring all his knowledge and expertise in the Cosmetic Industry, right here to Luminous!!!

Dr. Maggio has been using the most advanced and innovative techniques to help people look and feel younger. Being a Surgeon is extremely valuable when considering doing any facial enhancements. His extensive use with Injectables like Dysport, Restylane & Sculptra makes him a leader in the Industry. His knowledge with some of the most cutting-edge technology like Ulthera, Fraxel and now Coolsculpting helps his patients achieve the look they always dreamed of. Due to his incredible leadership Luminous will now be able to offer so many other Medical procedures like Vampire Face Lifts, PRP Hair Restoration, Sculptra Butt Lifts, IV Therapy Treatments, Medical Nutrition and so many other highly advanced procedures that will help make our clients look and feel better about themselves than they ever did.

Please stop in today to make a free consultation with Dr. Rich to see how you can bring out the best in you!

Ana Martinez

Assistant

Ana has been in the beauty industry for over 18 years. She loves making the clients feel nice and relaxed once they sit in her chair for a fabulous shampoo. Ana prides herself on working hard and always being a team player to assist everyone around her.  

Brittany Duval

Luminous Licensed Esthetician

Brittany is a licensed Esthetician and graduate of The Salon Professional Academy.

She is trained under the highly skilled Heather Hoffman. Her training includes Decleor, Repechage, Dermalogica, iS Clinical and Skin Ceuticals. Her Certifications within the medical field include the Skin Pen, Ultherapy, and Derma-planning. Services with Brittany range from Facials and Eyebrow Shaping to specialty treatments like the Skin Pen, Microdermabrasion, Oxygen and the newest red carpet sensation "Fire and Ice.Combining her natural talent with learned skills, her clients leave feeling and looking their best.

Dayna Sblendorio

Luminous Registered Nurse

Dayna is a registered Aesthetics Nurse, trained in injectables and fillers by the makers of Botox (Allergan), Dysport (Galderma), and Juvederm. Over 10 years of experience as an RN has given Dayna insights and expertise in beauty and skin care aesthetics. Her vast knowledge and passion for her field led her to found SKYNN MedSpa, providing aesthetic services for men and women, including botox, facials, chemical peels, microneedling, derma planning, diamond microdermabrasion and more. With a variety of certificates and training received from the international Skin Care institute and certified by the skin care guru herself, Dr. Wilcox. Dayna is know also working in NYC on Fifth Avenue performing the vampire facial and working with celebrity plastic surgeons.

Felicia Carter

Luminous Concierge

Felicia is the VoLuminous Locks Certified Specialist & Luminous Concierge.

Felicia is our VoLuminous Locks Expert! Our amazing Hair systems add instant volume, length, or both to your biological hair. These unique volumizers are like hair extensions for the top of your head! Her talent as an artist and her personal interest in her client’s appearance is easy to see. She enjoys the challenge of helping her clients acquire an ultra natural look and more self confidence. The results can be life changing! Felicia is also our Luminous Concierge. She and her welcoming smile can help you with anything you may need while you are here.

Jennifer Heffernan

Hair Stylist

After providing customer service as a CPA in financial services in NYC for over 10 years, Jenny decided to pursue her love of the beauty industry and styling hair. Jenny specializes in styling unique looks for weddings and  special events. She followed her dream and passion for doing hair by attending Capri Institute of Technology and obtaining a license in cosmetology. Jenny worked at Bombshell Hairdressing and trained exclusively with Toni & Guy and Wella Professionals in haircutting, styling, hair coloring and balayage. She continuously searches for opportunities in education with leading artists in the industry in order to be able to deliver the latest balayage techniques, cutting styles, and bridal trends to her clients. Jenny  provides outstanding customer service by listening and catering to individual client’s needs and developing looks that compliment everyone’s lifestyle.

Jessica Carter

Luminous Licensed Esthetician

Jessica (Jess) is a licensed esthetician and  graduate of Artistic Academy and CoolSculpting University.  Jessica is also expertly trained in leading skin therapies and product applications. Her Physican-Instructed training includes Cool Sculpting, Microdermabrasion, Epidermal and Dermal Peels, Microneedling, Derma-Planing, and Ultherapy.  Also, effectively treating and resolving problematic teen and adult acne is one of Jessica's well-known specialties.

Jess' passion for skin care and med-spa services is greatly complemented by her love for people.  Her technical talent and warm approach are her best assets.  Jess provides a wonderful overall Luminized experience, leaving her clients both feeling and looking their best.

Jessica DeGasperis

Hair Stylist

With over twelve years in the industry Jessica has an intense passion of hairstyling and a commitment to advanced education.   She specializes in precision cutting, razor cutting, curly hair, balayage, foil highlighting, special event styles, and men's cuts.  Jessica is a versatile designer that holds certifications in Oribe, Vidal Sassoon, Bumble & Bumble,Keratin, and Deva Curl, among others.  She has also participated with Oribe and his editorial team at NY Fashion Week for styling with Tim Hamilton and Theory. Jessica is know certified in performing the Calligraphy Cut.

Lucy Mullarkey

Lucy has been a hair stylist for over 15 years, she graduated from Capri Institute in 2003. Lucy is very highly talented professional as she is constantly educating herself on all the newest trends. A few of her accomplishments include: New York Fashion Week, New Jersey Fashion Week, Jo Blackwell's Color correction class "Fixing Unnatural Disasters, "Extensive L'oreal color classes including "The Art of Balayage/ Haripainting, " Eva Scrivo's " The Painted Cut, Bumble & Bumble razor Haircutting Class, and Deva Haircut Certified. Lucy has become very proficient in all aspects involving hair styling. She has received recognition for hair extensions and corrective haircutting and is well known for giving a complete and through consultation. She is very personable and patient with all her clients. Lucy is also know certified in the Calligraphy Cut.

Mary Ann Osmulski

Hair Stylist

Mary Ann has been a licensed hair stylist since she was 18. She takes pride in her ability to listen to her clients to help them look and feel their absolute best. Her warm personality and enthusiasm make her a great addition to our team. She specializes in L’Oreal Color, Inoa (ammonia free color) smoothing and straightening treatments, womens haircuts, razor cuts and perming. Mary Ann owned her own salon Just Us Hair Designers in Berkeley Heights for 27 years. She is committed to providing exceptional service to all her clients.

Mary Jo Jimenez

Luminous Licensed Esthetician

Mary Jo has been in the aesthetics field for 4 years. Driven by her passion for skin and beauty, she attended Artistic Academy and trained with well known and respected Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. Micheal Valdes. She graduated with numerous certifications and became a licensed aesthetician. Shortly after she enrolled in Robert Fiance Makeup Academy, and was later featured in I-Fashion Magazine. With both professions she has gained some of the best of friends and most loyal clients. Constantly looking into the newest and innovative trends education never stops! Mary enjoys quality time with family and friends. She is a sucker for good book at the beach... with sunscreen of course!

Monica Remelgado

Salon Manager

Monica has been in the beauty Industry for over 21 years. She graduated from European Academy in 1996, as a licensed hair dresser and worked in the beauty field for 6 years. She then decided that she wanted to work in customer service within the industry instead. Monica loves being immersed in the environment and making people feel good about themselves. Her strong passion for the industry makes her a very unique person, calling her the "glue" of the salon. She loves putting a smile on all her customers faces.

Nicole Benway

Assistant/Stylist

Nicole is graduate of the Artistic Academy school of hair design. She has been working in the beauty industry for five years and behind the chair for two. Her passion for beauty and all that comes with it has been something she has loved since she was a little girl. Her main focus is being creative, she loves doing updos, blowouts and cutting hair. Nicole continues to educate herself with all the up to date techniques of todays hair world.

Rachel Bocchino

Salon Coordinator

Rachel has been working in the salon industry for about 15 years since she was in college. She loves all aspects of fashion and beauty. She offers a unique blend of knowledge and talent. She has an intense understanding of salon technology and business management.