MEET OUR TEAM

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Jes Wakelam

Proprietor

Jes is the Proprietor of Renew+Refresh.  She is also a Certified Medical Esthetician and, like all of the Estheticians and Registered Nurses at Renew+Refresh, she undergoes annual training on every machine as provided by top Industry Certified Trainers.  At Renew+Refresh, training and education never stops!  Jes offers the following services: CoolSculpting and Body Sculpting, Laser Procedures, Skin Tightening and Tattoo Removal.  

 

The Renew+Refresh brand is Safety, Education and Transparency, which represent the three tenets of our mission. Jes’ experience managing major construction projects deeply ingrained in her the value of safety in daily operations.  The Renew+Refresh team adheres to the most stringent protocols at all times.  Clients come to Renew+Refresh knowing that we take our mission very seriously, and that they can expect full transparency from our team.  

 

At Renew+Refresh we pride ourselves with helping clients look and feel their natural and authentic best.  We all have beautiful and unique features which should not be altered or transformed in such a way that leaves us looking like someone different.  Our goal is to enhance your best qualities to keep you looking youthful and refreshed.  Prior to moving forward with any treatment, we will discuss your goals and set realistic expectations.  

 

“We are a team because we respect, trust and care for one another.  I share my knowledge and expertise to ensure that my staff will have ongoing success.  Everyone is both a valued member of the team and a friend.”  -Jes

Dr. Dave Sinha

Dr. Dave Sinha, BMed, MD, FCFP, CHt, is the esteemed Medical Director at Renew+Refresh where he provides training, supervision of operations, and clinical support as needed. 

 

Dr. Sinha is a firm believer that aesthetic medicine, like any discipline within the profession, is about the alleviation of suffering and ultimately - quality of life. He is passionate about offering services that are safe, truly effective, supported by evidence, and achieve a natural looking result. 

 

As medical director, Dr. Sinha ensures that the training of all practitioners is exemplary, and operations are conducted in compliance with best standards of practice. Whenever needed, he is available to provide care and clinical support.

 

He is proud to be a part of the Renew+Refresh team because “we offer medical aesthetics with compassion and integrity. A distinguishing feature of our approach is the ability to affordably achieve the desired result while preserving an authentic quality cosmetically.”

 

He is deeply passionate about medicine and serving others. When Dr. Sinha is not at work, he spends his time practicing yoga, playing the flute or walking in beautiful places with his wife and family.

 

Dr. Sinha chose the following quote of Mother Theresa because he feels it resonates deeply and reflects our ethos:

 

'There are no great things, just small things done with great Love.' 

Medical Director

Brett Enns

Massage Therapist

Brett Enns is a Massage Therapist, RMT., and graduate of the WCCMT 3000 hr. program.  He has an extensive background in international competitive sports, having worked in several countries with a variety of teams and sports.  

 

Though his focus is on sport and rehabilitative treatments, he welcomes any challenge.  Brett views every client as a puzzle that must be solved in order to achieve optimum health. He finds it deeply rewarding when clients see results, allowing them to lead more productive lives. 

 

Brett loves being part of the Renew & Refresh team because everyone is kind, supportive and genuine. Furthermore, they share his passion and standard for client care.  

 

Safety is a priority at Renew+Refresh. Prior to every treatment, Brett sterilizes the massage table and provides clean sheets which are transported in a sterilized container. COVID-19 protocols are stringently adhered to. Additionally, Brett is trained in First Aid and CPR-C and has undergone extensive training in pathology and contraindications for treatment. Brett is very supportive of clients and is always happy to provide advice and information on home care.

Courtney Primrose Hatt

Registered Nurse

Courtney is a Registered Nurse with five plus years of experience working in critical care and emergency medicine, and is currently working towards her Masters degree in Nursing.  

 

At Renew+Refresh, Courtney works as an advanced Aesthetic Injectionist.  She received specialized training with Beauty Lab AB, Pacific Training Institute for Facial Aesthetics, Allergan, Galderma, Prollieum and performs medical aesthetics such as neuromodulators and dermal fillers.  Courtney is passionate about helping people feel more confident through enhancing their natural beauty.  

 

Courtney is especially proud of her commitment to continuous learning. She is dedicated to furthering her education and knowledge of the latest techniques, beauty enhancing products and safety protocols.  Her background in critical care and emergency has led her to creating advanced safety protocols at the medical spa.  

 

 “I love being part of the Renew+Refresh team because they have become like family to me. We are all warm, friendly individuals with the same goals in mind - to help you look and feel your best!”

Samantha Hislop

Registered Nurse

Samantha is a Registered Nurse with a Bachelor of Nursing from MRC. She took Cosmetic Aesthetic training through Freda Academy as well as Allergan and Galderma and continues to enlist in every professional advancement she can!


At Renew+Refresh,Samatha performs neuromodulators (Botox/Dysport) and dermal fillers.  She is passionate about her role as an aesthetic nurse because it gives her the opportunity to be artistic and creative; making small changes that give a big boost to her clients’ confidence.  

 

Samantha enjoys getting to know her clients as people, not just what they look like on the outside.  By understanding what they love about themselves she is able to enhance their favorite features. Her goal is not to change a person’s appearance, but rather to minimize their perceived ‘flaws’ in a way that helps them embrace their natural beauty.  

 

Samantha is passionate about continuing education; staying on top of research and technology and identifying resources she can access to further ensure clients safety. She also works as a freelance make-up artist and loves live music and animals.  She has two cats and a dog! 
 

“Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you, spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life.” -Amy Poehler

Amanda McEwen 

Medical Aesthetician

Amanda is a Medical Aesthetician and graduate of the Maritime Art Institute of Holistic and Esthetics.  At Renew+Refresh, she does it all!  Her services include facials, extractions, microdermabrasion, chemical peels, IPL, vascular, milia and skin tag removal as well as Fraxel & fractional lasers (skin resurfacing), lash and brow tinting, threading, electrolysis and laser hair removal and medical lasering of warts, acne and bruises.  

 

Amanda is very passionate about her career.  She thrives on making people look and feel their absolute best through both treatments as well as educating clients on the best products for their individual needs.  As with all the staff at Renew+Refresh, Amanda is very thorough at ensuring that the proper safety equipment and protocols are adhered to.  


“I love working at Renew+Refresh because it really inspires me to do my true calling in life.  I love helping people feel more comfortable and confident in themselves. I honestly work with the best people here and we definitely have lots of laughs and fun times together.  They are my spa family.”

Emma Decker

Medical Aesthetician

Emma  is a Medical Aesthetician and Client Services at Renew+Refresh.  She is a Certified Clinical Aesthetician and Medical Aesthetician with a diploma from Delmar College of Wellness & Esthetics.  She performs facials, dermaplaning, chemical peels, body sculpting, laser hair removal, and fractional skin resurfacing.  

 

Emma loves seeing how happy and confident clients are post treatment.  She also enjoys helping people achieve optimal results by working to find a skin care regime that best suits their skin type.  She wants clients to feel comfortable and well-informed while under her care.  

 

Emma is known for her positive attitude and caring nature.  She prides herself on maintaining healthy and honest relationships with both co-workers and patients.  Emma loves being part of the Renew+Refresh team because they make it feel like her second home where she’s part of a caring family.  Working at Renew+Refresh offers endless opportunity for personal growth as the team is very supportive of one another.  She is grateful to be working in the industry she’s passionate about.  

 

When it comes to safety, Emma ensures each patient is thoroughly educated on the service. She makes sure to ask questions to determine if there are any potential contraindications as well as to determine which procedure will achieve the desired outcome.