Melissa Magyar, R.N.
Aesthetic Nurse SpecialisT / OWNER
Melissa Magyar, R.N. specializes in non-surgical facial aesthetic injections and laser treatments. She considers herself an artist and skincare humanitarian, helping restore youth and health back to aging and damaged complexions. Melissa has been working as a nurse in aesthetic medicine since February 2008.
As a nurse and certified specialist, under the medical directorship of Dr. Christopher Balgobin, Melissa provides aesthetic consultations and medical injections including Botox / Dysport for wrinkles, dermal fillers for volume replacement and facial enhancement, Kybella for submental fat, as well as Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy (PRP) for facial rejuvenation.
She’s injected hundreds of patients with Botox / Dysport, and dermal fillers including Radiesse, Juvederm, Restylane and Belotero. She also provides state-of-the-art laser treatments for skin rejuvenation, skin tightening and permanent hair removal, as well as medical grade chemical peels and micro-needling for improving overall skin quality and clarity.
Melissa graduated from the University of Minnesota Duluth with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in 2003. She worked as a marketing assistant for a prestigious dance theater in London, England, followed by a small publishing company in the twin cities until a visit to a dermatologist for her own skin inspired her to go back to school for nursing. She completed the Licensed Practical Nursing Program in December 2007, and obtained an Associate of Science Degree in Nursing in December 2012. She has also attended the Syneron Candela Institute for Excellence and National Laser Institute, the most comprehensive professional training schools for laser and medical aesthetics, becoming a Certified Laser Technician.
Melissa prides herself on building trust and long-term professional relationships with her patients. With an artistic eye and skillful hand, she’s dedicated to providing the highest level of care and unsurpassed aesthetic outcomes.
Kelly has worked as a professional esthetician since she completed her Esthiology studies at Aveda Institute in 2009. She also graduated with a double major of Marketing/Management and Entrepreneurship at St. Catherine’s University in 2015.
After experiencing many different roles in the beauty industry, Kelly obtained her manager’s license and opened her own business at Monde Salon in downtown Stillwater where she built lasting relationships and provided many services from airbrush tanning, facials and peels, to eyelash extensions. She enjoys performing skincare treatments that produce tangible results for her clients. She is excited to now offer treatments such as Hydradermabrasion at Inner Swan Aesthetics.
Christopher Balgobin, M.D.
Dr. Christopher Balgobin is the Medical Director for Inner Swan Aesthetics, whose mission is to help people define their own beauty. Specializing in both surgical and non-surgical treatments for body contouring and enhancement, he is highly regarded and sought after for his expertise in Liposuction, Smart Lipo laser assisted liposuction, Cellulaze and PrecisionTX, as well as skin surgeries and fat transfers to the breasts and buttock. Dr. Balgobin is an ongoing participant in advanced surgical training with Dr. Salzhauer, “Dr. Miami” of Bal Harbour Plastic Surgery. He is also owner of a “Body by Dr. Miami” franchise in Burnsville, MN.
Utilizing the most advanced laser technology, Dr. Balgobin performs tattoo and spider vein eradication, as well as treatments for rosacea, sun damage, acne and scarring. He is also a highly skilled cosmetic injector, administering Botox and dermal filler injections using advanced techniques and micro cannula.
Dr. Balgobin graduated from the Loyola Stritch School of Medicine in Maywood, Illinois and completed his residency at the University of Minnesota-North Memorial Medical Center. Prior to working in aesthetic medicine, he worked as a Family Physician with Obstetrics at Fairview Health Services for over 11 years. He has delivered over 700 babies in his career. He was the Medical Lead for the Apple Valley, Farmington and Lakeville Clinics. He also had his own medical segment on Fox TV News in Minneapolis for 4 years. After personally losing 122 pounds through diet and exercise, Dr. Balgobin became increasingly interested in the aesthetics field, which later drove him to open his own aesthetic and wellness center which is quickly becoming the premier center for body contouring in the Midwest.
Dr. Balgobin is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, as well as a Fellow of Board Certification in Anti-aging and Rejuvenation Medicine. He routinely trains and mentors other professionals on aesthetic injections, and is a well versed public and motivational speaker, helping inform the public regarding medical issues and lifestyle changes. He’s been featured in local newspapers, on Minneapolis news stations, and most recently on CNN with Dr. Sanjay Gupta. Dr. Balgobin’s expertise also extends to medical weight loss; he works as an independent distributor and manager for Isagenix.