Denise has been working in the beauty industry since 1998. She started out as a makeup artist and performed her passion behind the curtains, for the runway, and for some the worlds most prestigious cosmetic brands. She became notable not just for how she made her clients look more beautiful naturally but, for how much more beautiful and healthy she made their skin look and feel. As her clients and their needs evolved, Denise's skills and professional vision evolved. In 2004, she enlisted herself as a pupil at an elite Manhattan international aesthetics institute.
Over a span of 17 years, she has successfully performed everything from runway and editorial makeup artistry to facials, waxing, advanced skincare treatments and laser skincare procedures. She has been an instructor for reputable skincare institutes. She has served as an aesthetic instructor, medical aesthetic device trainer, medi-spa director, a brand representative and contributed to product development for global skincare brands. She has participated in events for international beauty publications.
Currently, a member of the National Coalition of Estheticians, Denise practices her passion performing clinical skin therapies in a medical spa, as an educator, a published writer, state board aesthetics examiner, consumer safety and aesthetics efficacy advocate, in New York City.