Meet our Medi- Spa Team

Owner: Cosmetic Laser Inc
Elaine Nelson CT, RRT

Elaine is the founder and owner of the Medi- Spa.  She has 34 years experience in the health field as a Licensed Cosmetic Therapist and a Registered Respiratory Therapist under the State of Ohio Medical Board.  She started the business in 2004 with her Medical Director Dr. Robert Salamon.  We are an all inclusive Medi- Spa and work closely with the LBGTQ community. She specializes in laser hair removal, electrolysis, Ematrix and Preop SRS Surgery.

Medical Director
 Dr. Robert Salamon MD

Dr. Salamon is Board Certified in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. The doc has 40 years of experience ranging from reattaching fingers, to cosmetic body surgery’s, to laser hair removal when it first emerged. His services  include, Botox, Juvederm, Spider Vein Removal, Mole and Skin tag removal, Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy for skin tightening all over the body and skin rejuvenation and all consults of our services we provide.

Rocky Nelson LMT, CSCS, MEd
Licensed Massage Therapist/ Therapeutic and Relaxation Massage and Couples Massage

Rocky is an Exercise Physiologist, Licensed Massotherapist and College Professor and has 30 years experience in the health industry.  He holds a Master’s Degree in Education/Exercise Science and a BSBA.  His certifications include Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), Olympic Weight Lifting Coach, and Certified in Sports Nutrition.  He has extensive experience in Physical Therapy and Long Term Rehab Departments.  He has worked with a wide population ages 8 to 95 years old.  His clients included Pro Hockey players, Pro Fighters,  Olympic lifters and the senior population.  He specializes in therapeutic massage, sports medicine, pain management, cardiac rehab, nutrition, post rehab strengthening and sport specific training for any activity you do.
Not Pictured: Jeramiah LMT 8 years experience in therapeutic massage.

Bryan Krause
Certified Microneedler and Micropigmatation Specialist and Tattooist

Bryan has 25 years experience as a tattoo artist and including all forms of mediums. We combine his services with PRP therapy (Platelet Rich Plasma). He is the owner of Square City Tattoos in Chardon, OH and his printing company as well.

  Abby Davies
Licensed Esthetician
Did you know that your skin is the largest human organ of the human body? The skin visually tells your history, based on how well you take care of yourself, both inside and out. Your skin’s texture, color, and luminosity helps you look better which makes you feel better. Who wouldn’t want that? Hi, I’m Abby, Licensed Esthetician. I’m passionate about skin care care and helping you look and feel your best. Seeking out and learning opportunities every chance I get helps me to helps me to help you achieve your skin care goals. I use quality, effective products with scientifically proven results To enhance your experience in the treatment room, I also incorporate relaxation massage and essential oils to help you look and feel your best. I’m happy to announce that I have recently joined the team of Cosmetic Therapy Medi Spa Inc., 2  locations in Mentor and most recently Chardon Square.

Amanda Nelson BS, CT
Cosmetic Therapist

Amanda has a Bachelor’s of Science from The Ohio State University in Human Ecology and became a licensed Cosmetic Therapist in 2014.
Amanda has worked at one of the top salon’s in Columbus, The Laser Loft for over three years and gained experience in both alexandrite and YAG laser equipment. Currently she is President of the Cosmetic Therapy Association of Ohio, a non-profit organization that puts on continuing education and participates in the State of Ohio Medical Board inquiries regarding the industry. She also served as the association’s Recording Secretary for two years prior to becoming President in 2017. Through this association, she has become heavily involved with the State Medical Board on topics such as sterilization, lasers, and continuing education requirements. Cosmetic Therapist and all laser applications are regulated under the State of Ohio Medical Board.

Lina Hughes
Licensed Cosmetologist and Certified Microblader

Lina has 12 years experience as a Cosmetologist and specializes in Microblading.