Our Aesthetic Providers

The entire staff at L&P Aesthetics is dedicated to offering exceptional patient care and delivering the most natural results for the face, for the skin, for the hair and for the body.

Sid Gonzales – Licensed Aesthetician

Sid has been a licensed aesthetician for five years, and thoroughly enjoys treating different patients’ skin. They have a wide range of experience as a medical aesthetician, and comes to us after working in Oregon and around the Bay Area. 

Sid especially appreciates guiding patients to and through the treatment and product plan that is right for them. They love giving each patient the great skin they deserve. 

Hometown: San Jose, CA

Likes: Cooking/eating, hanging out with everyone, traveling/roadtrips 

Favorite Treatment: Chemical peels 

Heidi Keesis, MPA, PA-C – Provides Services in Palo Alto and Los Gatos

Heidi Keesis, MPA, PA-C

Heidi is a highly sought after master injector and joins L&P Aesthetics as the first Master Physician Assistant. Her superior injection skills along with her aesthetic expertise and safe techniques brought Heidi to become an Allergan Medical Institute (AMI) trainer. She has traveled the country training MDs, RNs and fellow PAs in advanced injection techniques that yield gorgeous, natural results. As a graduate of Samuel Merritt University, Heidi has spent the past 15 years in aesthetic medicine and witnessed many evolutions in the products and procedures. She loves staying abreast of the most effective treatments, but what she loves most is seeing the smile and boost in confidence people exude after receiving treatments from her.

Motto: Maintenance is KEY to lasting results with all aesthetic procedures.

Hometown: Union City, CA

Likes:  Food, wine, yoga, working out and taking her nieces and nephews on adventures.

Favorite surgical procedure: Lip lift

Favorite non-surgical procedure: Full face rejuvenation with dermal fillers

Mandi Lonergan, RN, BSN – Director of Cosmetic Nursing

Mandi Lonergan, RN, BSN at L&P Aesthetics

Mandi has been a registered nurse for over 14 years and has extensive training in the head and neck anatomy. She began her nursing career in the post-surgical unit of Stanford Hospital where she worked with both Drs. Lieberman and Parikh while they were Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery residents.  After five years,  she moved with her family to Santa Rosa where she worked in the intensive care and peri-operative units. Now that Mandi is back on the Peninsula, she has become a well-sought after aesthetics nurse specializing in lip injections, the liquid lift, CoolSculpting and laser skin resurfacing including the Halo Hybrid Laser and BBL Forever Young treatments. She is passionate about enhancing a person’s natural look with safe injections and treatments and loves working with the best surgeons in the country. Learn more about Mandi by watching this video.

Hometown: Ripon, CA

Likes: Spending time with her husband and and two children, traveling, and gardening.

Favorite Treatments: Fillers for facial rejuvenation and lip augmentation are my favorite to get and to give!

Ginger Orozco, RN, BSN

Ginger Orozco, RN, BSN

Born in Hawaii and raised in the Bay Area, Ginger received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree from San Francisco State University and graduated with high honors. Ginger has spent over 20 years in the aesthetics industry and has worked with many plastic surgeons and dermatologists during her nursing career. However her true passion remains in the field of medical aesthetics.

Ginger loves enhancing a person’s natural beauty through a number of nonsurgical techniques including ablative laser technology to reverse the signs of sun damage, Morpheus8 to tighten and contour skin and injections to smooth fine lines and wrinkles. Ginger is known throughout the Bay Area as a specialist in the newest laser procedures including laser hair removal and as a compassionate & talented aesthetic provider.

Hometown: Honolulu, Hawaii

Likes: Hiking, exploring National Parks and playing with my adorable grandbabies.

Favorite Treatment: I have so many but my favorite treatment to get is dermal fillers and my favorite treatment to give is laser hair removal.

Olivia Palmer, RN – Based in Our Los Gatos Office

Olivia received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA. She graduated in 2019 and immediately began working in aesthetics for one of North America’s largest medical spa brands. 

Olivia is an expert at maximizing her patients’ own natural assets to meet their personal aesthetic goals. She has a keen eye for proportion and balance. She’s able to identify the positive attributes and individual beauty that everyone has, then crafts treatment plans and performs procedures that enhance their features. 

Olivia loves the confidence that aesthetic treatments provide, and she builds genuine and caring relationships with her patients. “My favorite part of my job is being able to play a role in the joy people experience when they look and feel their best. When a patient tells me they received a compliment on their skin or that they feel happy when they wake up and look in the mirror, I experience that joy alongside them.”

Hometown: Mountain View, CA

Likes: Wine, Weenie Dogs, and Weight Lifting!

Favorite Treatment: Lips! I love the aesthetic art of a lip filler treatment, as no two sets of lips are the same.

Eliana Ramirez, RN, BSN

Eliana Ramirez, cosmetic nurse at L&P Aesthetics

Eliana has been working in the medical field for ten years. She first worked for an internal medicine clinic as the front desk coordinator and then at Stanford hospital in the patient financial clearance department. She now holds two bachelors degrees in nursing and health sciences and has a cosmetologist license. Eliana admires the leadership at L&P and enjoys being around the hardworking L&P team.

Hometown: Fremont, CA

Likes: I enjoy hanging out with my husband and family, shopping, traveling and baking.

Favorite Treatment: I have a few favorite treatments. Broad Band Light gets rid of browns and reds. And I love that there is virtually no downtime. Lip filler is another one of my favorites. I love it because it instantly creates a hydrating and defined look.

Colleen Shimamoto, Licensed Aesthetician at L&P Aesthetics

Colleen Shimamoto – Licensed Aesthetician and Medical Assistant

Before joining L&P, Colleen was the Director of Education at world-renowned skin care manufacturer. She was primarily responsible for training top aestheticians across the US and assisting in research and development of new skincare products.

Because of this Colleen has a deep understanding of skincare ingredients and the formulation of products which she shares with her patients as she builds realistic & effective home-care regimens and treatment plans for her patients.

Hometown: Stockton, CA

Likes: French sauvignon blancs and devouring podcasts and T.V. series.

Favorite Treatment: BBL Forever Young is a game-changer.

Favorite Treatment: Chemical peels 

Request your consultation online or call  (650) 327-3232 to schedule an appointment in the San Francisco Bay Area at our Palo Alto or Los Gatos office.

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