Prairie Bliss is an integrative medical spa was founded on providing the highs standards of care by highly qualified medical & holistic professionals. Always updating the newest technology, giving clients the best treatments possible for their own individual skin type with the best price. Delight in extraordinary service, personal connection, positive outlook, and thoughtful attention to detail.

 

Meet Your Professionals 


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Tara Hubbard
Founder, Owner, & Scientist/Crafter of skincare/Former Medical Aesthetician

Greatest Adventure? "Traveling to the unknown on my own, and challenging myself to try something new everyday."

Biggest Risk? "Opening up Prairie Bliss"

Wildest Wish? "Starting a botanical farm in Italy." 

Tara Hubbard, the owner and Medical Aesthetician (no longer taking clients, working in the lab) of Prairie Bliss for over 15 years specializes in laser, skin education, facials, IPL, organic skin care, body contouring laser, and waxing. She thoroughly trains all of our aestheticians and staff to ensure they all share the same knowledge and amazing customer service. "It's the mistakes in business that makes you grow stronger and become more knowledgable about the industry, this industry is extremely humbling everyday."

 Tara took her aesthetics certification in 2001, and continued her education with laser training. Tara has opened up successful clinics and not so successful clinics in Saskatoon and Lethbridge, winning awards in both cities. Tara was a laser educator in Western Canada. Tara is the also  the creator and founder of Prairie Bliss Botanicals, BioBliss, and Bliss + Bloom. After watching clients struggle with allergies and sensitive skin types, she began to research and craft natural, organic skincare products or also medical grade skincare out of her kitchen over 10 years ago. Finally, in 2013 Tara started studying Aromatherapy, holistic health, medical/remedy based and organic labs. Bliss Botanical's started in 2014, followed by BioBliss a medical skin care line, and soon to be baby skincare line called Bliss + Bloom. 

"I make skin glow everyday." 

 
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Andrew Hubbard
Owner/CEO

Greatest Adventure? "Snowboarding in kicking-horse, and biking through the mountains."

Biggest Risk? "Moving to Alberta and opening up a new business. Also quitting my construction business and jumping on broad at Prairie Bliss."  

Wildest Wish? "Traveling the world"

With over 15 years of business management, experience has made him an asset to our company. He helps to keep the clinic prices low and the quality high. Andrew is a chameleon of almost any empire; his construction background, financial awareness. Andrew received advanced laser and spa training 7 years ago and continues to take Medical spa training every year. Andrew thoroughly trains all of our aestheticians and staff to ensure they all share the same knowledge and amazing customer service.

 

Doctor Kelly Peesker - Bio coming soon!

 
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Shawna
Certified Medical Aesthetician

Greatest Adventure? "Being awarded a diploma at the Bella Vita clinic in Los Angeles, and incorporating that into my Aesthetic services."

Biggest Risk? "Jumping into the Prairie Bliss tribe, each day is a new day to enrich someones life."

Wildest Wish? "I love what I do! I would love to keep advancing my Aesthetic and holistic skills." 

Shawna has been a certified aesthetician for over five years. She specializes in dermaplaining, lash lifts, microderabrasions, facials, speedy waxing, Plasma Lift and skincare. Shawna has a calm and friendly demeanor, and is extremely attentive to detail.

 
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Heidi Merkosky

Certified Aesthetician & Medical Cosmetic/Laser Technician

Greatest Adventure? "Travelling to Europe with my best friend."

Biggest Risk? "Changing careers from restaurant management to medical aesthetics." 

Wildest Wish? "Travelling the world with my children, and have them behave the entire time."

Heidi has taken her sugaring and waxing course five years ago. She also took in advanced laser course in Calgary One year ago. Apprenticing under Tara she is well-versed and specializes in laser hair removal, skin rejuvenation, Teeth Whitening, Lash Lifts, vascular, photo facials, and sugaring. Heidi is also fully certified in skin revision through Biotouch, one of the leading manufacturers, and training centres of Permanent Makeup in the world. Heidi trained under Kim Pham, a three-time winner of the Calgary Herald Readers’ Choice Gold Award. 

 
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Shereen Magnus
Certified Aesthetician

Greatest Adventure? "Spending 9 weeks in Haiti working at an orphanage."

Biggest Risk? "Going back to school for Therapeutic Recreation and doing my entire education by Distance Learning."

Wildest Wish? "To travel the world with my hubby!" 

Shereen has been a certified aesthetician since 2011. She has a love for makeup and enhancing a person's natural beauty. She has many years of experience performing classic and volume lashes, waxing, facials, Hydrafacial, and makeup. During some of her days off, Shereen works as a casual recreation therapist in a long term care facility. She enjoys helping her residents maintain a good quality of life and she loves them like her own family. She is so excited to be a part of the Prairie Bliss team and cannot wait to see what the future has in store!

 
 
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Taylor Amendt 
BSC Anatomy • Aesthetic RN • Aesthetician

Botox® Injection, Dysport® Injection & Dermal Fillers

Taylor has extensive training in Neuromodular and Filler course (Cosmetic injectables) at the RAO Academy.

She is also a lash master in volume, mega and classic, along with microblading skills and skin revision.

Taylor is great fit at Prairie Bliss clinic because she is outgoing, bubbly, a perfectionist who takes her time and treats every client like a work of art. 

 
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Traci Marissen
Office manager • Cellablaze consultant

Greatest Adventure? “Doing life backwards! My (now) husband and I had our son in 2011, married in 2012, then I went to college twice. The first was MC College in 2013 for aesthetics and then Academy of Learning College for administrative assistant in 2016.”

Biggest Risk? “leaving an assistant management position and six month management training program to join the Prairie Bliss team.”

Wildest Wish? “I am very happy with how life is right now, so I don't really have one!”


What Prairie Bliss Clients are saying

The past months I have spent with you have been a solace on my life. Your positive, calming way has changed my outlook on life. I look forward to my treatments weekly. The cellablaze treatments have changed my life by increasingly my confidence and making me feel comfortable with my body again  

Thank you is not enough <3

 

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