Refined Aesthetics Team

Unmatched Expertise

At Refined Aesthetics, we’re focused on you. You’re why we spend years learning about advanced aesthetic procedures and the intricate facial anatomy. You’re why we’re respected leaders in the industry who train, consult and mentor other providers. All because you deserve outstanding care and exceptional skin.

Sarah Safa, MS, PAC

Founder, Master Injector, National Instructor and Aesthetic Specialist

Sarah created Refined Aesthetics to offer an honest approach to the art of aesthetics. She has more than 20 years of experience in plastic and reconstructive surgery. Sarah has extensive knowledge of facial anatomy and expertise in restoring harmony, symmetry and balance to naturally aging faces. She is also one of the top expert injectors across the country. Sarah is well known for her precision with laser treatments, advanced injections and facial mapping.

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Jackie Schenck, MS, PAC

Aesthetic Specialist, Master Injector and Laser Specialist

Jackie developed a passion for facial aesthetics after receiving treatment from our founder, Sarah Safa, to correct facial asymmetry from a prior reconstructive surgery. Jackie is a graduate of the Shenandoah University Master of Physician Assistant Studies program. Jackie has more than eight years of experience in aesthetics, along with previous experience in plastic surgery. She continues to refine her techniques with advanced aesthetic trainings and courses. Jackie has a large aesthetic following, and has joined Refined Aesthetics as an elite injector and laser specialist.

Amanda Malgieri MS, PAC

Aesthetic Specialist

JaAmanda is thrilled to join the Refined Aesthetics team to further her passion in aesthetics, after developing a diverse skill set that encompasses both medical and aesthetic training working as a physician assistant at a dermatology and cosmetic practice.  She attended Kenyon College for her Bachelor of Science and graduated from MCPHS in New Hampshire with her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies in 2007.

She developed an interest in the importance of skin health while working as a medical assistant at a prominent dermatology practice in Ohio during college.  This experience ultimately led her to pursue medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology.  From there, she developed a deep understanding of how cosmetic injectables and laser treatments could improve patients’ quality of life. She had the privilege of seeking out additional cosmetic injectable training opportunities under Sarah.


Office Manager

Petra has more than 17 years of experience working for prominent plastic surgery practices, coordinating cosmetic, surgical and reconstructive patients. She earned her bachelor of science degree from Louisiana Tech University and has vast plastic surgery experience in leadership positions. Petra and Sarah have worked together throughout their careers in Northern Virginia and continue to share the same values, respect and love for their patients.


Assistant Manager

Mackenzie received her Bachelor’s Degree in elementary education from Radford University. She previously taught first grade for six years. She also has experience in event production and customer care. In her free time, Mackenzie coaches cheerleading locally and spends time with her young daughter


Assistant Manager

Sharon earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts from VCU, specializing in Fashion Design. Art is not just a passion but the very canvas of her life, enabling her to weave stories through her creative designs. Her artistic journey has seen her designs showcased in juried art exhibits and fashion shows. Sharon’s talent has been further recognized as she’s been commissioned to craft various garments, turning fabric into exquisite pieces of wearable art.
In the professional arena, Sharon has cultivated an extensive skill set through years of service in account management and administrative roles. Her knack for organization, attention to detail, and effective communication make her a valuable asset in any managerial capacity.
Beyond her professional pursuits, Sharon is a proud mother of two amazing daughters.  Her managerial skills are put to the test  meeting the demands of a bustling household and cheering from the sidelines.  

Marisa Veltri

Administrative Assistant

Marisa Veltri has her Bachelor of Science degree in Sports Medicine, two master’s degrees in education, and a master’s degree in educational leadership. She has been an employee ofLoudoun County Public Schools since 2004. Marisa also has experience in the medical spa industry as a service specialist assisting clients with their needs.

Elaine Sales

Administrative Assistant

Elaine has spent the majority of her career as a writer/editor for nonprofit organizations. She also has a passion for helping people and has worked serving in the airlines, the medical and, more recently, the aesthetics fields. Elaine is married with two children, six grandchildren and two very spoiled dogs.

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