Owner of Venus Tan & Body Spa, FNP-S, BSN, RN, Cosmetic Nurse Injector, Professional Laser Tech, Medical Aesthetician, Permanent Make-Up Artist, Lash Tech, Skin Specialist, Treatment Consultant, Airbrush Tech, and much more! Michelle opened Venus over 12 years ago, and has been a big part of her community. She has over 13 years of experience in the Medical Aesthetic and Cosmetic industry. Michelle has 3 Bachelor's degrees in: Nursing with High Honors, Cognitive Science, Psychology, and a minor in Law. Currently, Michelle is completing her degree in Family Practice as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She is working on her DNP, Doctor in Nursing Practice. She is a graduate of the University of California Irvine & the University of Texas, Arlington.
Jessica Tung Pa-C
Jessica has her Masters of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Midwestern University at Glendale, Arizona and is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.
Her professional memberships include the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Texas Academy of Physician Assistants, Association of Plastic Surgery Physician Assistants, and Texas Gulf Coast PA Association. She has a passion in the aesthetic field, and has been working at Venus with Michelle for 3 years. We are glad to have her on our medical team.
Sarah Trammell, LE
Sarah has been an esthetician for 4 years. She has experience as a Medical Esthetician working with clients with moderate to severe acne. She is a speed waxer who is a perfectionist when it comes to eyebrows. She gives relaxing facials custom facials accompanied by a massage. She is super sweet and knowledgeable about skincare; you will truly feel pampered by her.
Michelle has worked closely with our Medical Director, Dr. Cho for over 11 years. He is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and a national trainer for cosmetic injections. He is also an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. He received his MD from Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Ct.
TARA MENDEZ RN, BSN
Tara has been a Registered Nurse for over 16 years, with 11 years as an aesthetic nurse injector. She is certified, trained, and knowledgeable in neurotoxins, fillers, PDO threads, PRP, and other cosmetic services. Tara has also worked in perioperative care for over 9 years and takes great care of all her patients. Michelle has known Tara for over 6 years, and they have worked together at Venus for almost a year. Tara graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch in 2005 and has always served in the medical field. We are truly grateful to have her on the Venus team of injectors.
Suzette Callahan LMA, LMT
Suzette is a licensed medical aesthetician with over 12 years of experience in the aesthetic field. She is also a licensed massage therapist. She is amazing with skincare treatments and patient education. Suzette is also certified in laser treatments, cosmetic services, and lash extensions. Suzette is one of our provider that does all of the soft aesthetics at our facility, which includes: facial treatments, microdermabrasions, chemical peels, dermaplaning, massages, laser services, lashes, microneedling, LED light therapy, RF skin tightening, vein therapy, waxing, tinting, and much more. We truly love her and so do all her clients!