Francesca Perino: Chinese Medicine Practitioner and Clinic Founder
Having gained a Bachelor of Science in Acupuncture at the College of Integrated Chinese Medicine (UK) in 2006, Francesca furthered her studies in TCM Dermatology and Anti-aging Acupuncture by completing post-graduate programs in both in the UK and Australia.
With over 16 years experience in her field, Francesca has developed a uniquely holistic knowledge of dermatology, skin disease and cosmetic medicine. This allows her to successfully blend complementary medicine with cosmetic medicine in our clinic.
Francesca has a hands-on approach to her clinical practice, consulting with all first-time clients to identify their needs and devise a personalised treatment protocol. It is important to her to meet every single person that walks through the clinic's doors and learn their skin story.
Francesca has contributed to articles in Wellbeing Magazine, Nature and Health Magazine, The West Australians, FHM and Vogue Australia.
Francesca is a member of the Australian Traditional Medicine Society and APRHA.
Francesca also regularly performs public speaking to professional groups such as acupuncturists and registered nurses in our approach to managing skin health.
Solien Bokani: Naturopath
Solien joined the team at Mi:skn Clinic in August 2020. Having recently graduated from Endeavour College with a Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy), Solien chose to focus on skin disorders during her two years as a Student Naturopathic Practitioner at Wellnation Clinic in East Perth.
Solien's interest in skin disorders was sparked from a very personal experience, successfully treating her father's chronic eczema whilst still a student.
Solien is passionate about using nutrition, lifestyle and herbal medicine to correct imbalances that lead to inflammatory skin disorders. She has a special interest in eczema and in peri-oral dermatitis, a common yet tough condition to treat.
Solien is an integral part of our team, allowing us to extend our truly holistic inside-out approach to skin care.
Ella Zukanovic: Dermal Therapist
In October 2020 Ella joined our team as a Dermal Therapist and IPL Specialist.
After graduating from high school Ella embarked in a Diploma in Enrolled Nursing, completing this in 2019. Following a well earned family holiday in Europe, Ella decided to focus her carreer towards skin care and completed an Graduate Diploma in Cosmetic Nursing at AACDS in 2019.
Having spent some time working in fast-paced IPL Clinics, Ella was now wanting to use her knowledge of skin health to treat skin holistically.
Ella's passion for health, wellbeing and skin care, combined with her compassionate and nurturing nature, makes her the perfect choice for our holistic skin clinic.
Diana May: Operations Manager
With over 25 years experience in accounting and operations, Diana has had a long and successful professional carreer in the corporate world.
Diana was ready to take on a different challenge and joined our team as our Operations Manager, looking after all the administration and practical aspects of running our clinic.
Within a short time Diana has implemented systems to ensure our days run smoothly and our team of Therapists is able to focus on client and treatments.
You will find Diana somewhere behind a computer screen, doing things we don't undertand and fixing all things we never knew were broken!
Adriani Geiger: Practice Assistant
Adriani started her relationship with our clinic as a client, seeking help with breakouts a number of years ago, she joined our team as our Practice Assistant in 2020.
In 2018 Adriani completed a three year Bachelor of Health Science in Nutritional at Dietetic Medicine at Endeavour College of Natural Health. She has since worked on a number of projects as a recipe developer and nutritionist.
As a qualified Clinical Nutritionist and a member of the Australian Natural Therapies Association (ANTA), Adriani has a holistic understanding of skin health. She is currently studying an Advanced Diploma in Cosmetic Dermal Science at AACDS in view to join our team as a Dermal Therapist later in 2021.
Adriani's unique blend of nutritional and dermal training makes perfectly equipped to treat our clients holistically once she graduates, for now you can say hi to her as she helps keep our clinic organised and running smoothly.