Karelia believes beauty radiates from the inside out.  We are committed to creating an environment that promotes empowerment, embraces femininity, and encourages individualism.  Laura is dedicated to building a relationship with each client to offer a personalized experience.  Karelia embraces that caring for your skin with exceptional skin care treatments and products is exceptional with self love.

Laura owner of Karelia Skincare & Sugaring Studio graduated from the Euro Institute of Skincare.  Her holistic approach to skincare is gentle yet progressive.  Working and gaining extensive training and gaining experience at spas she was ready to spread her wings and opened up Karelia established in 2017.  

Karelia has special meaning for Laura and it means beautiful in Finnish.  It was the county her grandma was born in which was a part of the Finnish country that now belongs to Russia.  Laura being scandanavian, in memory of her grandma Liisa and remembering her roots Karelia seemed to be the perfect name.  She started with Sugar Hair Removal and overtime now has added a variety of services such as Customized Facials, HIFU Lift, Hydro-Facials, Microdermabrasion, Dermaplane, Peels, Microneedling, and Lash Lifts & Tint.  Laura's passion and love for esthetics will always continue to grow, educate and helping others improve their beauty, health and overall skin concerns.

    Laura Patterson

Adept esthetic skills and background knowledge helps Laura create a transformative experience for her guests.  She began studying Esthetics to take care for her own skin concerns, but left school with a devotion to helping others,  Laura excelled in sugaring and skincare and has high standards for health & wellness.  She is also passionate in natural foods and supplements.  She refuses using chemically saturated products and utilizing a holistic approach.  She continues making continuing education in Esthetics a top priority.  Aside from conquering body hair and skincare Laura is a busy woman.  She shares a full life with her daughter bike riding, epic dance parties, horse back riding and reading.  Loves life by traveling, concerts, BBQ's, going on a run and doing yoga.  Skiing in the winters and hiking, camping, water sports in the summer. 



Laura's approach to skin care is simple:  progressive, not aggressive.  It's a blend of cutting edge technology, combined with innovative products and techniques, delivering superior results in an inviting, nurturing environment.  Gorgeous glowing skin boosts your confidence and Laura wants you to feel just as confident with a nude face, as you do wearing makeup.  Taking care,  taking time for ourselves is so important.  How you take care of yourself is reflected in how your skin glows, your eyes shine.  Laura can help you glow!