About Ambrosia and Our Staff

Our staff has a combined total of nearly 90 years of experience treating patients of all ages with all types of skin conditions. We use only medical grade products appropriate for all skin types, in a relaxed, luxurious spa setting.

Our mission is to empower you with proven strategies that promote healthy skin and reverse the damage caused by environmental toxins and the aging process. Ambrosia’s comprehensive approach to skin care recognizes that you and your skin are unique. During your complimentary private consultation, our highly trained and experienced staff will work with you to design a treatment plan customized to fit your unique goals and address your specific skin care needs.

The combination of all this experience and the staff’s dedication to our clients’ goals and needs has resulted in Ambrosia being voted Best Spa, Skin Care, Laser Hair Reduction, Best Facial and Best Weight Loss program by CitySearch Users in 2010. The only Medical Spa in Washington State to earn honors in all five categories. Ambrosia was also voted Best Laser Hair Reduction and Skin Care on the Eastside by City Search users in 2009. Demand Force users have posted over 100 reviews and given us an average score of 98.9% satisfaction.

Stacie Lindal, CAC IV
Owner / Spa Director

Stacie - OwnerStacie is a lifelong native of the Seattle area where she has spent 15 years working in the field of Human Resources, most recently as the Director of HR for a fortune 500 company before purchasing Ambrosia in January 2013. She has always had a passion for people but also for the skin care, anti-aging and overall health and wellness industry. Stacie decided to pursue her passion for skin care in 2012 and found herself with the exciting opportunity at Ambrosia. It is important to her that she continues to maintain the reputation and high level of client care and satisfaction that has been established by Bridget and her staff since 2008. She feels fortunate to be able to maintain the partnership with the staff so that clients continue to see great results and impeccable customer service from Ambrosia. She encourages feedback and welcomes you to contact her directly.

Danielle Roberts, ARNP
Medical Director / Aesthetic Injector

Danielle - Medical Director/Asthetic InjectorDanielle earned her Bachelor and Masters Degree in Nursing from Columbia University in New York City. She specializes in injectable and laser treatments. Danielle has been trained by some of the most reputable and experienced companies in the aesthetic industry such as Allergan, Medicis, Merz, Candella and Palette. In addition to working as the Medical Director and in aesthetics at Ambrosia, Danielle also currently works part-time in Labor & Delivery at Swedish Hospital in Seattle.

As an Aesthetic Nurse Practitioner, Danielle enjoys being able to combine her sharp aesthetic eye with her love of medicine. She takes pride in building a trusting and lasting relationship with her clients by providing compassionate, quality care. Danielle believes it is important to listen to her clients needs and work with them to create an individualized treatment plan. She loves to educate her clients on the aging process to set realistic and obtainable expectations to achieve optimal results. Danielle’s goal is to provide her clients with a more youthful appearance by enhancing their natural beauty.

Certifications:
  • Certified Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center
Memberships:
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)
  • American Society for Aesthetics (ASA)
  • The American Association of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery (AAAMS)
  • Dermatology Nurses Association (DNA)
  • Columbia University Alumni Association

Bridget Criscuolo, M.E., CAC IV
Asst. Spa Director / master Aesthetician

Spa Director and Medical Aesthetician Bridget received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Texas graduating with Cum Lade Honors before starting her career as a Master Aesthetician. She then graduated from the Cosmetology Career Center, a Paul Mitchell Partner School in Dallas, Texas. The CCC was named as a Five-Star Esthetic School by the AAEA and Bridget graduated at the top of her class. She is committed to her continuing education… “I always want to be able to offer my clients the best results oriented treatments available.” Bridget has earned certifications from Ultherapy, Syneron and Solta Lasers, Obagi, Neocutis, Eminence Organics Skin Care as well as PCA Peels and she’s achieved a Level 4 certification from The Aesthetics Practice Association. TAPA is the leading association for the education and training of aesthetic practitioners worldwide.

The combination of Bridget’s extensive knowledge, experience, nurturing touch, commitment to client education and hyper focus on results means her schedule is always full. She continues to help set the bar for Ambrosia and every other spa in the area. Bridget has been and continues to be one of the key elements to Ambrosia’s many satisfied clients. We are proud to have her on staff.

“Bridget is a stickler for the detail-which is what you need when treating age spots and blemishes. I can't wait for my next treatment!” Cynthia V.

Maren Brown, M.E.
Master Aesthetician

Maren Brown - Licensed Massage TherapistMaren studied at the renowned Dominelli International College of Esthetics in Burnaby, British Columbia. After completing the intensive program, Maren went on to receive her CIDESCO diploma, the world's most prestigious qualification in the field of beauty therapy. Her career and international credentials have literally taken Maren around the World; she spent several years working in some of the most exclusive spas at sea on various cruise ships.  A passion for result-based treatments led Maren to the Medical Aesthetics field where she has amassed years of experience in Laser Hair Reduction, Fraxel, Intense Pulsed Light, Chemical Peels, and Microdermabrasion.  She has experienced great success in treating and managing persistent and difficult conditions, in particular Acne, Melasma, and Rosacea. Maren places an emphasis on client education and developing partnerships with her clients to maximize their results. 

“I've tried laser hair removal in the past, but Maren at Ambrosia MedSpa in Kirkland has by far done the best job! She makes sure her clients are well informed and feel comfortable, and she performs the procedures with great care and precision. As an added bonus, she is so fun to be around that one forgets to pay attention to any of the discomforts!“

“I saw Maren for a microderm facial and she educated me about possible causes to my current skin problems. It was my first time seeing her, but I was extremely pleased. I would definitely see her again! My skin looks amazing.“ “Bridget is a stickler for the detail-which is what you need when treating age spots and blemishes. I can't wait for my next treatment!” Cynthia V.

Jody Faldborg
Spa Coordinator

Jody Faldborg - Spa CoordinatorJody is a Washington native, currently living in Snohomish. Jody comes to Ambrosia with 3 years of Medical Spa experience where she worked with Dr Alex Sobel. Jody manages the front end of the Spa as our Spa Coordinator and ensures things are run smoothly and that each client feels special. When not at work, Jody enjoys the outdoors, lure coursing her whippet, and spending time with her horses. She completed her first full marathon at the Seattle Rock ‘n Roll Marathon in the summer of 2012 and is currently working on completing her business degree at Cascadia Community College in Bothell.


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