Adina Barnett

Licensed Medical Aesthetician

Background and Education

Adina grew up in Florida and Rhode Island before making Birmingham her home 20 years ago. In 1992, she graduated from Chipola Jr. College in Marianna, FL where she attained her license in Cosmetology, specializing in Aesthetics. In 1998, she studied at The College of Advanced Aesthetics in Atlanta, GA where she was certified and trained in Skin Peels & Wound Management, Hyper- and Hypo- Pigmentation Management and Camouflage Make-up.

Prior Experience

Prior to joining Seiler Skin, Adina enjoyed 14 years at The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) as the Paramedical Aesthetician in the Division of Plastic Surgery. During her time at UAB, she was involved in the aesthetic and general care of both pre- and post-operative patients. She assisted with wound care, medical-grade skin care consultations and the long-term maintenance of skin health following cosmetic facial procedures. Adina also provided the service of camouflage tattooing of the nipple areola complex for breast reconstruction patients. Throughout her time at UAB, she had the pleasure of working with a number of world-renowned plastic surgeons, including Luis Vasconez, M.D.

Formal Training

In addition to her formal education, training and experience before joining Seiler Skin, Adina has undergone intensive further procedural training directly under Dr. Seiler, and included six months of initial and ongoing education in laser and light theory, physics, safety, philosophical and practical application, patient and condition diagnosis and management, physical technique, device parameter settings and patient care management before, during and after procedures.

Current Role

Adina is a licensed medical aesthetician and the aesthetics manager at Seiler Skin, and works with Seiler Skin’s team of aestheticians to ensure patients receive the best care. Adina performs laser hair removal, Vampire Facials, Q-switch ND:YAG laser treatments, Exilis, HydraFacials, chemical peels and Dermaplane. Adina consults regularly with patients on Seiler Skin’s full line of medical-grade skincare products to help develop highly customized skin care regimens. Lastly, she is an integral part of Dr. Seiler’s training company, which helps physicians and practitioners advance their skills in aesthetic procedures.

Community Contributions

Adina has been featured in UAB Reporter and other local publications over the years for her work in the skin care field. In the past, she has been an editorial advisor for eHealth and Generations publications in Birmingham. Adina has been invited to educate patients through multiple public speaking engagements, such as UAB Brown Bag Lunches (internal education sessions for staff), UAB Faculty Women’s Club and the Southern Women’s Show. She also speaks regularly in the community about skin cancer awareness.

Personal Life

Adina and her husband have been married for 19 years. They reside in Moody, and spend their free time with their one “sassy” daughter and three “crazy” cats.

What our team says about Adina:

“Adina is very smart, fun to be around, down to earth and will always make you feel happy with your experience at Seiler Skin. Adina is also our resident singing aesthetician!”

Adina’s Philosophy

“I believe in the idea of looking your best in the most natural way possible. By committing to a long-term skin health plan now, you’re insuring that your skin will look amazing for years to come. Consistency really is key!”

Adina’s recent blog post: It’s time to transition your skincare routine for summer 

Adina's Skin Care Favorites

Procedure

Fraxel Dual

Product

Revision Nectifirm

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