About Making Faces

  • We offer a wide range of facial treatments from relaxation facials to derma planning, to facial cupping to gemstones facials.. All of our treatments are customized to suit the needs and wants of what you are trying to achieve with how your skin looks, feels and operates.​All of our treatments are customized to meet your skin and body needs for oprimal results.We also offer body therapies such as body peeling, cellulite management, back treatments and more.We dont stop there. Professional makeup artistry is available in all forms as well as organinc air brush tanning.

  • About the owner

  • Denise Podbielski has been in the beauty industry since 1988. She holds licenses and certifications in the following fields: NYS licensed Esthetician,  Advanced esthetics,NYS licensed Cosmotologist, Certified Nutrition and Wellness Consultant, Certified Herbologist, Ceritfied Aromatherapist for Applications to the skin, Certified Personal Trainer,  Skincare Formuator, and writer and contributor to spa publications. 

  • Bio

  • 1993-1996 Trucco Makeup with Sebastian International platform makeup artsit

  • 1996-1998 Aveda platform artist

  • 1995-1999 freelance makeup artsit with Channel, Ultima 11 and Lancome

  • 1996 Color Specialist with Goldwell International

  • 2002 Speaker at Beauty Professionals gathering Las Vegas

  • 2002 Advanced Makeup artistry certification ASI

  • 2003-2006 Teacher Aesthetics Science Institute and Advanced Aesthetic teacher 

  • 2004-2009 Advanced Makeup Course Instructor at ASI

  • 2005-2014 Writer and Contributor to Spa Publications and Magazines ...Les Nouvelle, Skin INC, Dermascope

  • 2004 Health and Wellness Speaker Southern Esthetics Conference

  • 2005 Dr. Vodders Lymphatic Drainage Course

  • 2006 Certified Nutrition and Wellness Consultant AFPA

  • 2007 Opened Making Faces Skin Clinic and Make Up Artistry

  • 2007 Advanced education with Eminence Organics

  • 2007 PCA Advanced skin systems skin biology and chemistry training

  • 2007 Skin Physiology training Dr. Pugliese

  • 2009 Sports Nutitionist IFA

  • 2010 Launced my own skin care line Making Faces Skin Clinic

  • 2011 Became a certified Herbologist thru Rosemary Gladstar at Sage Mountain

  • Became a certified skin Aromatherapist thru East-West school for herbal and aromatic studies

  • 2012 Plant-based nutritionist thru T.Colin Campbell

  • 2013 Author and MUA for Milady publications Cengage learning

  • 2013 DVD contributor and MUA for Milady and Cengage learning

  • 2016 Bee Venom Treatment Certification

  • 2016 Certification in Oncology Esthetics

  • 2017 Trained in Dermaplanning

  • 2018 Launched Soulfire skin care