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Clinical Director

Irina Abovsky-Akkerman, FNP, MSN
Board Certified

Irina Akkerman, FNP-C, MSN, Board Certified, Owner & Clinical Director, with more than 12 years of Aesthetic Skin Care experience. Irina is a successful nurse practitioner with masters in nursing science. Expert in all forms of facial rejuvenation she can advise you in correcting sun damaged or aging skin and providing anti-aging skin and body care. Using Advanced FDA approved Lasers, and FDA approved dermal fillers, such as Voluma, Juvederm, Radiesse, Belotero Balance, and Botox. Whether you are concerned about brown or red spots, aging, cellulite, unwanted hair, or just need a revitalization of your skin without looking “done” at Artful Aesthetics we will provide safe and effective skin care.

Artful Aesthetics is a premiere Platinum provider of Botox® and Juvederm® by Allergan. Irina is a Botox® and Juvederm® facial rejuvenation injection trainer for Allergan. We use ALMA lasers, Coolsculpting, Thermage, and Clear and Brilliant technology. We tailor products and procedures just for you to achieve your personal beauty goals.
Whether it’s non-surgical Liquid Face Lift at lunch time, no downtime Clear and Brilliant for glowing, smooth skin, or Laser 360 for dramatic cosmetic improvement, or non surgical fat reduction with Coolsculpting you can say hello to your new, refreshed face and body!
Sun exposure, pollution, smoke, radiation, and the stress of daily life all contribute to the appearance of aging. Advanced physician designed technologies will work to improve skin condition and correct problems such as laxity, fine lines and wrinkles, acne, unwanted hair, sun damage, and much more. Designed to achieve dramatic cosmetic results with little or no down time, a treatment protocol designed just for you will give you the healthy beautiful skin you love.

Irina Akkerman FNP-BC, MSN
Board Certified
Platinum provider of Botox, Juvederm and Latisse
Expertise in Skin Rejuvenation
(510) 339-7546

Dr. Douglas Chin

Medical Director

Dr. Douglas Chin, MD, FACS
Dr. Douglas Chin is one of the premier cosmetic surgeons in the San Francisco Bay Area. His knowledge and experience are shared in over 50 scientific and medical publications and lectures. He is known throughout the community for his sensitivity to the needs of each patient, his individualized care, and his dedication to providing the highest quality of medical and aesthetic care. To learn more about Dr. Douglas Chin go to: