Christine V. D’Ugo, MA, LA, has been practicing as a Licensed Aesthetician, Certified Medical Assistant, Skin Care Specialist, at AboutSkin Dermatology since 2005.
After serving in the US Army as a generator mechanic, Christine used her G.I. Bill to further her education. She received her certification from T.H. Pickens Tech, and certifications in Paramedical chemical peels and microdermabrasion. In 2004, she obtained her Aesthetician License from the State of Colorado. Seeking further education, she attended Concorde Career College to obtain her Medical Assistant Diploma–where she was honored with the Distinguished Director’s Award. Most recently she was certified as a Master Technician with Ultherapy (the only FDA approved procedure to lift!)
During your consultation with Christine, you will be guided through steps you can take to manage the health of your skin. In addressing your unique concerns, Christine will start with recommendations for a daily skincare regimen–including maintenance procedures with minimal downtime as well as topical products to maintain and improve your skin’s appearance.
Since beginning with AboutSkin Dermatology in 2005, Christine has received her Good Clinical Practice (GCP) clinical study training and has also served as a cosmetic FDA study coordinator/provider (including four years in the Dysport FDA clinical trial for AboutSkin Dermatology). She also has coordinated over eleven studies, and her follow up photos from these studies have been used commercially and nationwide.
Dr. Joel L. Cohen and Dr. Michael E. Contreras of AboutSkin Dermatology oversee and provide Christine with extensive continuing education, training, and certifications. Her repertoire of aesthetics include:
- Ultherapy Master Technician
- Infini Microneedling w/Radio Frequency
- 1540 non-ablative fractionated laser
- Chemical Peels
- Intense Pulsed Light (IPL)
- Laser Hair Reduction w/Intense Pulsed Light
- SkinTyte (infared light and heat skin tightening device)
- SilkPeel and Dermasweep Dermal Infusion
- Photodynamic Therapy/ IPL and or Blue and Red Light activation
- Skin Analysis using Visia digital photographing system
Christine lives in Metropolitan Denver area with her two daughters, she is an avid book reader, and also enjoys traveling and gardening.