Mecinna Price – Spa Director/Owner
Mecinna is certified in advanced permanent cosmetics, tattoo removal, all laser services, and has completed the Epic advanced injector’s certification for facial fillers and injections. Mecinna is a proud member of the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals and enjoys teaching new and experienced permanent makeup artists with Nouveau Brow Academy. Mecinna was passionate about beauty and business at a very young age, so it only made sense to combine the two! When opening the first medical spa in Pocatello, she had a very specific purpose in mind: to provide the community with an experience they couldn’t receive anywhere else with top quality treatments and hands on pampering. After being very selective with her staff, she hopes and believes she has achieved that goal. Aside from being a licensed permanent cosmetic artist, laser technician, and studying for her master’s esthetics license, she creates all our signature apothecary bar items, hand makes the soaps and personally mixes and selects each scent note in our Toi Perfume line. Mecinna has 3 daughters and 2 sons with Dr. Jared Price, and enjoys teaching dance classes at her studio, MP Dance Company, and being the CEO of Price Products, a company that invents and manufactures innovative feeding items.
Dr. Jared Price – Medical Director/Owner
Dr. Price administers all Botox and filler injections, and oversees laser services for Nouveau. Dr. Price is currently the medical director of the spa and also works for Portneuf Medical Center in the wound care clinic taking care of skin during the wound healing process. He enjoys teaching for ISU’s residency program, and covering their physician sports medicine program. Dr. Price grew up in Iona, Idaho, and attended Idaho State University, then graduated from medical school at A.T Still University in Kirksville, MO. He completed a residency in Family Practice in South Bend Indiana, then a Sports Medicine Residency in Quincy, Illinois where he worked with the Mizzou Tigers. While living in Chicago he provided medical coverage for the Chicago Marathon, which he still enjoys covering on occasion. Dr. Price has advanced training in injections. His knack for nearly painless lip injections that result in a very natural full lip is known and patients travel near and far for his treatments. Jared is a hard core sports enthusiast, plays city league basketball, and loves to bow hunt, ranking as a national finalist in the Train To Hunt extreme hunting competitions. He is married to Mecinna Price and together, they have 5 children and reside in the Pocatello area.
Cassia Myers – Spa Manager
Cassia was born and raised in Pocatello. Being from a family of all girls and very active in the dance & cheer worlds, she has always been deeply immersed in the theologies of makeup, hair and all things girly. She joined the staff of Nouvea Med Spa in 2012 and is currently the Front End Manager. She has 2 associate degrees from CSI and is currently pursuing her BA in Business management. She is Jane Iredale certified and loves sharing her knowledge of Epionce, Lira, Davines, and Obagi with the clients at the spa. Her favorite part of her job is seeing the excitement on clients faces when they see results from their treatments. When she’s not at the spa she likes to be camping, traveling and playing with her 2 boys and husband, William.
Mindie Beasley – Financial Operator
Mindie joined Nouveau January of 2016 and is excited to be part of the Nouveau team. With a Bachelors Degree in accounting, Mindie will be handling accounting issues while assisting clients at the front reception area. Having owned her own business, Mindie understands the importance of providing quality services and products. She believes that the heart of any business is building a one-on-one rapport with each client, insuring they leave having had a positive experience and a desire to return. Mindie is married with four children. Her hobbies include shopping for antiques, restoring old furniture and spending time doing anything outdoors.
Mckaiya Young – Customer Relations
Mckaiya is attending ISU. She has many passions and talents. They include anything to do with people and beauty, especially doing make-up. A face is her canvas and she is the artist. She loves people and enjoys serving and helping them. She is very outgoing and strives for excellence in all she does. If she wants something, she goes after it.
Rachel Faux – Master Esthetician, Lash Specialist, Esthetics Instructor
Rachel started her esthetics career at Aesthetics School in Provo, Utah. She knew she wanted to do something medical, loved the beauty industry and loved making people feel better. Rachel has been with Nouveau Med Spa and Salon since day one as Master Esthetician and trainer. She has many years of laser work, chemical peels, lash extensions and enjoys giving a superb facial! Rachel feels very lucky to be working at Nouveau Med Spa, is grateful for all the continuing education they provide, and loves the staff she gets to work with. Rachel likes to treat all kinds of skin conditions and enjoys sharing the joy with her patients when they see healthier skin. When she’s not at work, she enjoys decorating her new home with her husband, Weston, a pharmacist with Maag, and their new beautiful daughter.
Whitney Moser – Master Esthetician, Lead Spa Esthetician
Whitney provides facials, waxing, chemical peels, laser services, lash extensions, and medical mani/pedis. A Pocatello native, Whitney graduated from the master esthetics program of Skin Science Institute in Salt Lake City, Utah, in 2006 and has spent the past 9 years furthering her training and serving her esthetics clients. Whitney’s favorite part of treating her clients is seeing the transformation in their skin and being able to help those with skin conditions improve their situation. She enjoys her spare time playing with her handsome son, Garrett, and playing softball and bowling.
Kamie Corrington – Master Esthetician
Kamie provides facials, waxing, chemical peels, laser services, and lash extensions. Kamie attended NIMA for her license as a master esthetician, graduating in 2012. She joined the Nouveau Medspa & Salon upon graduation and has spent the past 2 years providing excellent skin care to her clients in Pocatello. Kamie specialized in medical esthetics and particularly enjoys chemical peels, acne and scar treatments and administering lash extensions. Kamie is married to Jesse Corrington, and has two beautiful daughters, Emma and Oakley.
Heather Santillan – Esthetician
Heather graduated from Austin Kade’s Esthetics program and joined the Nouveau staff offering waxing, lashes and esthetic services. Heather loves the opportunity to help clients with cosmetic needs as well as helping with educational advice and regimens. She was born and raised in Blackfoot and in her spare time loves spending time watching her kids play rugby, basketball, baseball, softball, dance and gym. She also loves her hunting time with family.
Collete Stosich – Permanent Makeup Artist
Collete was born and raised in Provo and California but is proud to call Pocatello her home and a fantastic place to raise her 4 active boys with her husband, Steve. Being one of 7 kids, 5 of whom are girls, her life has always been enhanced by a love for fashion, art and beauty. She is Jane Iredale Makeup certified and also has a degree in Art, which she loves putting to use as a makeup consultant, henna applicator and custom spray tan specialist. She has been with Nouveau Med Spa for several years and her natural artistic flair helps nail services and microblading come easy to her. When Collete is not working at the spa, she enjoys reading, traveling, refurbishing furniture, all things home décor and design, and using her art talents to make people happy.
Presli Price – Permanent Makeup Artist
Presli joined the Nouveau staff at the ripe age of 13 as concierge, then moved to reception. Clients assumed she was much older than she was and enjoyed the nurturing way in which she cared for them as spa concierge. Presli takes her family business very seriously and furthered her education in the artistic cosmetology field by taking art classes and design. Presli attended the Nouveau Brows Academy for microblading and has apprenticed in permanent makeup under her mother, Mecinna, for the past year and shows great promise in the field of permanent cosmetics. Presli is currently serving an LDS mission in Colorado Springs and will resume her employment at Nouveau upon returning.
Riegan Price – Permanent Makeup Artist
Riegan has worked at Nouveau with her family and loves skin and brow work. Riegan completed the Nouveau Brow Academy course a year ago and has apprenticed closely with her mother, Mecinna and plans to expand her offerings. Riegan hopes to become an esthetician upon graduating high school and has plans of becoming a physician assistant.
Amilia Ramirez – Lead Massage Therapist
Amilia joined the Nouveau staff upon her graduation from the College of Massage Therapy at Bingham Memorial Hospital in August 2014. Amilia has a firm belief in the benefits of massage and what massage can do for the body and mind. She has a loyal clientele and her clients love her fun personality and caring bedside manner, not to mention her ‘beyond her years’ touch. Many have sworn by Amilia’s ability to heal them of various ailments and muscle stresses. When Amilia is not massaging the sore muscles of the good citizens of our town she enjoys hanging out with her nieces and nephews, cooking for friends, attending concerts, standup comedy and karaoke. There’s nothing Amilia loves more than to laugh.
Liz Behrend – Licensed Massage Therapist
Liz graduated from the college of massage therapy at Bingham Memorial Hospital. Liz enjoys riding motorcycles and hiking with her dog in her spare time. There’s nothing she enjoys more than bringing joy and well being to people, especially through the power of massage.
Andrea Locker – Licensed Massage Therapist
Andrea Jane is a licensed Massage Therapist in the state of Idaho. After her graduation from the College of Massage Therapy in Blackfoot Idaho, class of 2016, Andrea joined the Nouveau MedSpa and Salon. Andrea Jane specializes in Swedish Massage, Reflexology, Chair Massage, and Palliative Touch. When she isn’t busy working to ease away stress and pain, she is an avid reader and writer of fantasy and fiction. She loves nothing more than a good story.
Becca Gochnour – Lead Cosmetologist
Becca is originally from Burley, ID, but moved to Pocatello to get her cosmetology license at Austin Kade Academy. After graduating, she joined Nouveau Medspa & Salon and loves its relaxing feel. She loves everything about hair and finds it an exciting career. Becca specializes in color and hair extensions, but also loves doing eyelash extensions. Her favorite part of her job is meeting new friends and helping people feel better about themselves. She enjoys being with her husband and teaching the violin when not at the spa. Becca is Nouveau’s Lead Stylist and enjoys mentoring and training hair artists at Nouveau.
Alexis Wadsworth – Cosmetologist
Originally from Logan Utah. She graduated from Paul Mitchell in phase two, an advanced honors program. She worked for a year in Utah before continuing her education in Pocatello Idaho with Austin Kade Academy. Alex loves everything about hair and beauty. It is her career and passion. She loves making people feel good about themselves and meeting new friends. She strives to give her clients a great experience.
Mariah Packard – Cosmetologist
Mariah graduated from ISU in 2013. Mariah offers full cosmetology services in hair and nails and is extra passionate about nail services, art and extensions. Mariah attributes her success in her field to her eye for detail and constantly striving to keep up with the latest in trends and techniques. When not working she is spending time with her family and doing DIY projects around the house.
Paige King – Cosmetologist
Paige is a licensed cosmetologist at Nouveau. She graduated from Idaho State University’s cosmetology program in Pocatello, Idaho where she was born and raised. She specializes in men’s & kids cuts but enjoys doing all hair, nail, and lash services. She enjoys the summer time and spending time with friends and family in her free time.
Jodi Okelberry – Cosmetologist
Jodi grew up in Pocatello and after graduating high school, decided to get her cosmetology license at the School of Hairstyling. She has always loved helping people feel like their best selves. Hair is her first love and she is continually learning more about it. She loves meeting new people and would love to build a relationship with you.
Annelise Taylor Teal – Esthetician
Annelise was born and raised in Pocatello and haas a beautiful 1 year old son. She loves to do anything outside; camping, hunting and fishing. Annelise studied Esthetics at Elevate Salon Institute. She has always loved skin affiliated ad finds the industry fascinating. She loves helping people feel more confident and beautiful and lives by the quote, “Skin is a beautiful thing, so wear it well”.