THE ADMIRE PROMISE
We want to focus on your health, beauty, and quality of life. Provide you with extensive patient education and work closely with you to find solutions that fit your lifestyle. All cosmetic consultations with us are complimentary, and with no obligation. We will stay ahead of the current technology and will always advocate for patient safety. Choosing aesthetics is not about being vain; but is a service that can improve quality of life, psychological well-being, and that supports empowerment!
Who We Are
Specialties: Full body waxing, tinting, facials, hydro facials, acne extractions, peels, masks, skin care
Lauren is an integral part to the team, with a large portfolio of services that allows Admire to be a full-service experience for our clients. She is eager to learn more about her clients and which procedures get them excited.
Lauren started her career in Esthetics working at a salon in Old Town Silverdale, then spent four years at Ulta at the Benefit counter doing eyebrow and lip waxing. Once perfecting the craft, Lauren then went on to work at a spa in Gig Harbor doing facials, full body waxing, and tinting.
Owner & Medical Aesthetics ARNP
Specialties: Neuromodulators, lip fillers, Medical Microneedling with RF & PRF, PDO Threads, SHR- Hair Removal, Exilis, Thermoclear, Skin Care Treatments
Karen Markovich was born in Washington state and grew up in Kitsap County. She graduated from Central Kitsap High School and pursued her nursing degree. She married the love of her life and they settled in Kitsap County and began raising her family in the very place where she grew up. While working at Harrison Hospital Emergency Department she developed a passion for critical thinking and knowledge. Working across several medical disciplines gaining valuable knowledge.
At age 31 Karen was diagnosed with breast cancer. With the support of her family, medical providers and friends she continued to work. When the treatment was completed she made the decision to pursue her Nurse Practitioner (NP) degree first from the University of Washington and then graduate degree from Pacific Lutheran University. She continued to work in the emergency department as a NP for several years, then transferred to Group Health working in Urgent Care and Family Practice.
Karen has always had an interest in empowering her patients and improving how they feel about themselves. Her passion for medical aesthetics developed twenty years ago while seeing a nurse practitioner herself. She feels that medical aesthetics improves ones quality of life and psychological wellbeing that supports empowerment. After practicing in medicine for 32 years she decided to retire and open Admire Medical Aesthetics.
Karen discovered she has an eye for facial symmetry, successfully mastering the art of achieving natural treatment outcomes for her patients. Her cosmetic injectable skill set has made her highly sought in the field of aesthetic rejuvenation.
RN Aesthetics Injector
Specialties: Neuromodulators (Botox, Jeuveau, Xeomin, Dysport) and Dermal Fillers
Keely was born and raised in Kitsap County. After graduating Bremerton High school Keely pursued her ADN from Olympic Collage. Keely then started working at St. Anthony’s on the Medical Surgical floor where she later transitioned into the Emergency department.
Keely has a passion for learning all areas of the medical field and how she can help people feel their best. Keely gained an interest in Medical Aesthetics and after signing up for her Aesthetics Nurse Injector Certification. After receiving her certification she reached out to Karen and started her path in Medical Aesthetics. Keely has a strong eye for detail and aesthetics and has been a huge asset to the Admire Medical Aesthetics team.