Prior to becoming an aesthetician, Melissa was a flight attendant and traveled throughout the states. During her flight attendant days, she met her pilot husband and the rest was history. After obtaining her aesthetics license, she earned multiple certifications. She became oncology certified and was a volunteer aesthetician at the Cancer Treatment Center branch in Newnan. Along with that, she is trained in corneotherapy, a method of skincare treatment that focuses on restoring the skin's barrier. She currently holds a valid laser certification and has been a laser technician in the treatment room alongside doctors and plastic surgeons. She has trained under well known figures in the skincare world, such as Becky King, Joelle Lee (previous first lady aesthetician) and Joe Blasco, one of Hollywood's beloved makeup artists. In her free time, you can find her planning her next trip to an exotic country. She has been to 14 countries and counting!