Giovanna McCarthy has been in the skin care business for over 30 years. She is a Licensed Cosmetologist with Esthetic Medical Certifications, and is certified and licensed in the use of all commercially available laser systems for skin care. She is a National Educator for Matrix hair products and is certified in Great Lengths hair extensions.
Ms. McCarthy is a visionary entrepreneur and has always been ahead of the curve. After several successful hair styling businesses and mergers she began to envision the Day Spa concept. In 1990 she designed and built the fist Day Spa of its kind in Syracuse, NY to combine Medical Aesthetic Clinic Procedures (laser treatments, microneedling, dermabrasion, and skin peels) with Spa Services (full hair, manicure and pedicure, and massage).
During three years, 2011-2013 Giovanna had her own beauty television segment on a local morning news show, “Bridge Street.” She became known as a go to stylist and skin care specialist.
Ms. McCarthy has collaborated with plastic surgeons and dermatologists in the greater Syracuse area for the past 15 years. With her expertise in skin care and her unique ability to educate, Giovanna has become a trusted liason between patient and physician.
Giovanna McCarthy has been a professional model with Barbizan Modeling Agency in Syracuse, New York and continues to model for local charity fashion show events. She has been a spokesperson and public advocate for many local causes, and she supports Shop Small Shop Local, and many other local and national charitable organizations.
Born and schooled in Milan, Italy, she immigrated to the United States with her family. She completed her secondary studies in New York. Gio speaks English and Italian fluently.
At the Skin Suite, Dava Bellucci, works to build lasting relationships with her clients through superior service and expert knowledge of skin care products and treatments. Housed within the Rejuvn8 clinic, Dava is Licensed Medical Esthetician. She believes that healthy life choices, knowledge, and the practice of proper skincare go hand-in-hand. With over 10 years of experience at the finest spas in Syracuse, she also worked in a physician’s office to provide patients an extensive array of aesthetic services. At the Skin Suite, Dava offers results driven skincare, and treatments with a purpose. Dava’s services include hydrafacials, acne treatments, hair removal, pigmentation and vascular irregularities, scarring, microneedling, and peels, all geared to restore and refresh your skin. She is dedicated to improving her patients’ overall appearance from head to toe, and thrives on making people feel more confident as a result. Dava’s extensive knowledge of skin care products and procedures will ensure her clients receive the best treatment and result available in our industry.
Ryan McCarthy RN, BSN, is a Registered Nurse, who obtained his nursing degree from St. Joseph’s College of Nursing, in Syracuse, NY. He obtained his Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from Le Moyne College, where he is still currently enrolled, working on his Masters of Science and Nursing degree to become a Nurse Practitioner.
Since completing his undergraduate studies, Ryan has been trained in botulinum toxin and dermal filler techniques from the Esthetic Skin Institute, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The Esthetic Skin Institute is one of the oldest esthetic training programs in the United States and is highly regarded amongst professionals. In addition to attending the Esthetic Skin Institute, Ryan had intensive training on the Syneron Candela laser systems. Ryan works closely with Giovanna, and Dava to meet the needs of all clients at Rejuvn8.