Ideal Image Laser Hair Removal of Jacksonville has proudly served over 10,000 happy and satisfied guests since we opened our doors in 2005. We know that looking good is part of feeling good. In fact, we're so good at what we do, Jacksonville Magazine readers voted us the Best in Jacksonville for the 2014 Cosmetic/Skincare Services category! Our success relies solely on providing safe and effective treatments for our guests, which is something that we are very proud of. We are conveniently located in the St John’s Town Center.
fter becoming a guest of Ideal Image while living in New England, Bethany became a believer in the results that Ideal Image Laser Hair Removal delivers and knew she wanted to join the Ideal Image team. She relocated to Florida in 2007 to lead the Jacksonville & Orange Park Ideal Image centers, bringing with her over ten years of team management experience in the luxury cosmetic/skincare industry. Bethany truly believes that through investing in themselves, each guest will improve their confidence, their peace of mind, and the quality of their life. Her particular passion lies within educating both new and existing guests about the wide diversity of quality, both in equipment and experience that currently exists in the Hair Removal industry. She is confident that with Ideal Image, guests are making the right choice first, and will enjoy the benefits of choosing the best for themselves, and their skin, for years to come.
A native of the Pacific Northwest, Bethany is an avid traveler who has lived and worked in many amazing locations both inside and outside the United States.
Dr. Hickman is a board certified plastic surgeon who began her surgical training at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville where she completed a five year residency in general surgery. She went on to further her training at the prestigious Vanderbilt University Department of Plastic and Reconstructive surgery. While at Vanderbilt, Dr. Hickman received expert instruction in advanced breast reconstruction, cleft lip and palate surgery, traumatic injury to the face, body, and lower extremities, as well as cosmetic surgery of the face and body.
Dr. Hickman has returned to the Jacksonville area with her husband Dr. Neil Barnett, a clinical pharmacist and their three beautiful daughters and one adorable son.
Dr. Hickman is dedicated to providing the highest level of surgical care and education to those patients struggling with conditions that negatively affect personal and emotional development.
Alex is a board certified family nurse practitioner, completing both her Bachelors of Science in Nursing and Doctorate of Nursing Practice at the University of Florida. She began her career as a registered nurse in the operating room, and through her experiences discovered her passion for aesthetics including plastic surgery and cosmetic dermatology. Her personal interests include spending time with family, friends, and her dog Bean. In addition, she enjoys cooking, running, traveling, arts and crafts, as well as being an avid sports fan.
Saphina has practiced in various fields including orthopedics, OB/GYN/Infertility and oncology over the last decade. She graduated from the University of North Florida in 2013 with a Master’s Degree in Nursing. She is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner and a member of several nursing societies. Saphina exhibits a passion for providing exceptional care and improving clients’ quality of life. Some of her favorite past times include spending time with family and friends, reading, and exploring the latest and greatest Jacksonville has to offer.
Wendy graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Nursing with a Master’s Degree in Nursing. She is a board certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. She has worked with orthopedic and trauma patients at Vanderbilt and the University of Maryland Medical. A recent transplant to Jacksonville, Wendy enjoys cooking, gardening, scuba diving, and relaxing at the beach with her husband.
Susan technically started with Ideal Image back in September 2009 when she had her first treatment as a guest! She was such a believer in the positive changes Ideal Image made in her life that she began her career with Ideal Image in May of 2011. Susan is the first responder to people calling or emailing to find out what Ideal Image and laser hair removal is all about. Her passion is to eliminate any fear or embarrassment associated with starting the consultative process. Susan graduated from the University of North Florida with a Bachelor’s degree in Communications. In her free time she enjoys reading, spending time with her family and in true Jax Beach fashion, spending any chance she gets at the beach.
Shelly was born in Santa Cruz, CA and raised in Bay Village, OH. Shelly has been in the cosmetics industry for over eight years and is a licensed cosmetologist. After years in the cold, it was time to hit the beach and in 2010, Shelly found herself in Jacksonville, FL. Shelly has a passion for educating guests on the laser hair removal process and helping them start on a path to a hair free and confident lifestyle! Outside of Ideal Image, Shelly lives an active lifestyle spending as much time as possible outdoors. Her most valued moments are times spent with her puppy, Bronson.
Sanja moved to the United States from Serbia in 1997. She began working in the cosmetic industry in 2011 as a make-up artist. She is dedicated to helping people feel better about their appearance. Sanja feels so much more confident since starting her own laser hair removal treatments and wants to ensure all of her guests feel the same way! In her spare time Sanja enjoys spending time with her family most. She is one of four girls, Tanja, Vanja and Milica.
Micaela moved from Gainsville, FL to Jacksonville to study Marketing at the University of North Florida. Her passion is making others happy and confident about their appearance. She enjoys educating Guests about the benefits of laser hair removal. She prides herself on making sure our guests are fully taken care of after their initial consultation and treatment. In her free time, which isn’t much as a full time student and employee, she spends as much time with her family back home as possible and enjoys fishing.
Kris is a skin care professional from Nashville, Tennessee. After a terrible experience with laser hair removal back home she was determined to find a solution once she moved to Jacksonville. She then found Ideal Image and the difference was like night and day. Here she found qualified Nursing professionals doing her treatments and state of the art Candela lasers. Her results have been amazing! Kris enjoys educating people about laser hair removal so that no one has to go through the horrible ordeal she had to endure herself. In her free time she likes to shop till she drops!
Take exit 344 to Butler Blvd (202). Take a left at the light. Travel east on J. Turner Butler Blvd. (202) towards the beach; Take the exit for Gate Parkway. Make a Left at the Light on to Gate Parkway and a right on to Town Center Parkway. The Markets at Town Center and Big Island Drive will be on your right just before BB&T Bank. We are located behind Back Finn and Brio in the strip of shops between Ulta Beauty, REI and Nordstrom Rack.
Travel west on J. Turner Butler Blvd. (202); Take the Gate Parkway exit and bare right. Turn right on to Town Center Parkway. The Markets at Town Center and Big Island Drive will be on your right just before BB&T Bank. We are located behind Back Finn and Brio in the strip of shops between Ulta Beauty, REI and Nordstrom Rack.
Continue travelling north until the Butler Blvd FL-202 exit. Merge on to Butler Blvd WEST via the ramp on the left toward I-95. Take the Gate Parkway exit and bare right. Turn right on to Town Center Parkway. The Markets at Town Center and Big Island Drive will be on your right just before BB&T Bank. We are located behind Back Finn and Brio in the strip of shops between Ulta Beauty, REI and Nordstrom Rack.
Continue travelling south until The Town Center Parkway/ University of North Florida exit. Turn slight right onto Town Center Parkway. The Markets at Town Center and Big Island Drive will be on your left just past BB&T Bank. We are located behind Back Finn and Brio in the strip of shops between Ulta Beauty, REI and Nordstrom Rack.