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SHAPE & SKIN

 

We want you to love your SHAPE & SKIN!

SHAPE & SKIN Medical Spa and Weight Loss was founded in 2016 in the beautiful city of Huntington Beach, California. We are a top-rated medical clinic that specializes in nonsurgical aesthetic procedures, weight management, and anti-aging treatments.

Our TOP priorities are always patient safety, health, and optimal results. You can expect our licensed medical professionals to spend time with you to determine your aesthetic, weight, and anti-aging treatment goals. We will discuss our medical recommendations and personalized plan of care to reach those goals and address any concerns regarding comfort, time, and finances.

 

We strive to provide excellent customer service by making our patients feel informed, respected, and pampered. We take extra measures to ensure our patients are comfortable and relaxed (like having aromatherapy-scented treatment rooms, blankets, bottled water, Netflix while you wait, and more!).

 

Our goal is to help you “Look and Feel Beautiful at Any Age!" Book your consultation now & let's get started!

Meet Our Amazing Team

Our clinical staff are licensed healthcare professionals who have developed expertise and specialization in Aesthetic Medicine and Medical Weight Loss. We strongly value education and training. Our team frequently attends advanced trainings, continued education courses, and worldwide aesthetic conferences to stay current on the best and safest practices for our patients.

Veronica Pruna, MSN, NP

Clinical Director & Nurse Practitioner

Our Beloved Clinical Director

Veronica has been the Clinical Director at SHAPE & SKIN since it opened in 2016. Her services have been sought out by her regular patients due to her strong clinical skills and attention to detail. No patient under her care will ever feel rushed. She listens to her patients' concerns and takes the time to educate them about their treatment options & plan of care. She is known to have an "aesthetic eye" and a "soft touch." Veronica is passionate about making her patients "Look & Feel Fabulous at Any Age!" Her strong clinical skills & calm demeanor enables her to train other healthcare providers in the aesthetics field through the years.

Expertise

Veronica has been in the healthcare profession for over 26 years and has specialized in Women's Health Care for most of her career. Veronica has been extensively trained and certified in Weight Management, Medical Aesthetics & Anti-Aging Medicine.

Education

Veronica has completed two undergraduate degrees: Psychology & Nursing. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at University of State of New York, while she completed her Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) at California State University, Long Beach. She then proceeded to earn her Women’s Health Care Nurse Practitioner Program certificate at Harbor-UCLA, California.

Vrinkley Pruna, MSN, NP

Assistant Clinical Director &  Nurse Practitioner

Our Experienced Assistant Clinical Director

​Vrinkley has been with SHAPE & SKIN since it opened in 2016. She started as a front desk secretary and earned her way up through various administrative and clinical roles. Now, as Assistant Clinical Director and Nurse Practitioner, Vrinkley independently sees and manages the care of our medical spa & weight loss patients. She is known for her warm personality and passion for perfection in her work. She genuinely cares for each of her patients and always has their best interests at heart. She aspires to educate, improve, and redefine the aesthetic industry to provide the best outcome for her patients.

Expertise

Vrinkley is certified and extensively trained in all aesthetic medical treatments offered at SHAPE & SKIN. She is highly requested and specialized in our weight loss, facial rejuvenation, and laser-based treatments. She has completed many advanced training courses, including The Academy for Injection Anatomy (AIA) Foundations of Injection Anatomy and Practice. She has represented SHAPE & SKIN at various aesthetic & anti-aging conferences across the U.S. and Europe. 

Education

Vrinkley graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at West Coast University (WCU) with Magna Cum Laude Honors. She was also selected as an Oxford Honors Program Scholar, where she lived and studied at Oxford University in England to learn about the diversity and disparities between global health care. After gaining years of experience as a Registered Nurse, she went back to school and graduated with her Master of Science in Nursing and Family Nurse Practitioner certificate at the University of Southern California.

Vrinkley Pruna
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We're so excited that Vrinkley has been invited to speak at the Medical Spa Show 2023!

Hosted by the American Medical Spa Association

Vrinkley will be speaking about her expertise on Building a Safe and Successful Medical Weight Loss Program. Be sure to register for this amazing premier conference!