Expert Care

Luminare Aesthetics and Wellness presents a comprehensive medspa experience across two locations in Blue Springs and Liberty, MO. Luminare means “to shine”. Owner/ injector Laura Murff’s mission is to help each client to have the confidence to shine their own light. This is done with a culture focused on educating, encouraging and empowering clients. Your radiance shines from within, we want to help your skin to shine with you.

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Whether your goals is to help with fine lines, tightening skin, dry skin, acne, or prevention, we will tailor a plan within your budget and goals. As a nurse practitioner owned and operated med spa, we value safety and communication as well as staying up to date on the latest techniques and information in the Aesthetics arena to give each client the best results. Each employee has been handpicked so you will have a consistent, exceptional experience. We cannot wait to meet you, develop a plan, and bring out your inner Luminare!

Laura Murff

OWNER & NURSE PRACTITIONER INJECTOR, MSN, FNP-C

Meet Laura, the visionary behind Luminare Aesthetics and Wellness, a haven dedicated to helping individuals achieve their optimal look and feel. With a deep understanding that every client is unique, Laura takes the time to attentively listen and comprehend their goals, expectations, experience, and budget. This allows her to craft a personalized strategy tailored to each individual’s specific needs. Drawing from her extensive nursing background, Laura brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the company. Having obtained her Family Nurse Practitioner, MSN, she possesses a diverse range of experiences, with her true passion lying in Aesthetics. Laura specializes in full face rejuvenation. She is an aesthetic trainer and Med Spa Consultant, and was voted the Best Injector in Kansas City in 2022.

With an artistic eye, Laura has the ability to enhance your natural features, leaving you feeling rejuvenated and self-assured. At Luminare Aesthetics and Wellness, Laura envisions a space that illuminates your inner radiance. She firmly believes that every client should exude confidence when entering any room, and this begins with healthy, glowing skin. Education plays a pivotal role in this process, and Laura ensures that each client is equipped with the necessary resources to make informed decisions about their own well-being. She employs the safest and most cutting-edge techniques available, ensuring optimal results. In her personal life, Laura is the mother of three children and cherishes quality time spent with her husband and loved ones. She also loves traveling the world.

Jen Conrad

PARTIAL OWNER OF LIBERTY LOCATION & NURSE INJECTOR, BSN, RN, CPEN

Meet Jen, an accomplished Nurse Injector with a focus and attention to detail. Her expertise with needles and knack for creating a natural setting have earned her notable success in easing client concerns.

Jen’s dedication to helping others led her to nursing. Her primary goal is to make clients feel and look their best. She excels in providing options that enhance your natural beauty while achieving your desired look.

As a part owner of our Liberty location, the Director of Clinical Excellence and Education for providers at Luminare, Jen not only contributes to the success of our med spa but also ensures a high standard of care and ongoing education.

Beyond her professional pursuits, Jen values time with her husband and two girls. Her passion for organization, love of volleyball, and active lifestyle enrich both her personal and professional endeavors.

Korie Coyazo

NURSE INJECTOR, RN, CHHP

Meet Korie, a passionate nurse injector with a remarkable depth of knowledge in skincare. Her dedication to empowering individuals, both men and women, through their skin health journey is a testament to her belief that making the world a better place starts with helping others look and feel their best, inside and out.

Korie’s approach to Aesthetics is rooted in the principle that every person is unique. She takes the time to understand each client’s individual lifestyle, desires, and needs to provide tailored solutions that enhance their natural beauty. With a wealth of skin care expertise, Korie ensures that every client leaves her care with a renewed sense of confidence and vitality.

Beyond her professional endeavors, Korie is a loving wife and cherishes quality time spent with her friends and family. She’s an avid animal lover, a sports enthusiast, and finds solace in the beauty of nature. Whether it’s fly-fishing by a serene river or practicing yoga to achieve balance, Korie’s diverse interests make her an incredibly relatable and empathetic individual, allowing her to connect with others on a personal level and bridge any gaps in communication or concerns.
Korie’s natural healing energy is a gift that has enriched the world of natural Aesthetics and the holistic wellness industry. Her unwavering commitment to helping others unlock their true potential and radiate confidence from within has touched the lives of many. When you choose Korie as your nurse injector and skincare expert, you’re not just choosing a professional, but a compassionate guide on your journey to personal transformation.

Meg Copple

Licensed Aesthetician

Meet Meg, an experienced aesthetician with a profound passion for the beauty industry. Her journey in this field has woven together a wealth of experiences and education, establishing her as a respected professional. Meg holds a license as a CIDESCO certified Esthetician, and she’s also a licensed Cosmetologist, showcasing her commitment to mastering her craft.

With an impressive 3,000+ hours of dedicated education in her field, Meg brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her clients. She firmly believes that she can help you not only meet but also maintain your skin goals. Meg’s unwavering love for the industry shines through in her work, as she sees it as her true calling.

Meg’s approach to skincare is a harmonious blend of therapeutic treatment and serene relaxation. She understands that both aspects are essential for a truly rewarding spa experience. What sets Meg apart is her deep commitment to understanding her clients on a personal level, tailoring her services to their specific and unique needs. When you book a consultation with Meg, you can rest assured that she is dedicated to crafting the perfect skincare plan just for you.

Beyond her work in the spa, Meg also works her magic behind the salon chair in her local community, offering her clients the full spectrum of beauty and wellness services. In her leisure time, she treasures moments spent with her son and loved ones. Meg’s interests extend to the culinary arts, and she finds joy in cooking, as well as staying active to maintain a healthy and balanced lifestyle.

When you choose Meg as your aesthetician, you’re not just selecting a skincare expert; you’re choosing a caring and dedicated professional who will work tirelessly to help you look and feel your best.

Alyssia Craig

Licensed Aesthetician

Meet Alyssia, a dedicated aesthetician who embarked on her journey in the world of skincare with a strong educational foundation. She earned her Associates of Occupational Studies in Aesthetics from Heritage College. For Alyssia, the art of skincare is not just a profession; it’s a passion and a calling.

As an expert skin therapist, Alyssia firmly believes that knowledge is power. She understands that educating her clients about their skin is not only vital but also one of the most gratifying aspects of her career. With her guidance, clients gain valuable insights into understanding their skin better, allowing them to make informed decisions and take proactive steps towards radiant, healthy skin.

Over the years, Alyssia has consistently expanded her expertise, delving into the world of advanced skincare and wellness. What sets Alyssia apart is her ability to build genuine and lasting relationships with her clients. Her warm and compassionate approach ensures that clients feel comfortable, valued, and heard. She thrives on helping her clients achieve results that are not only effective but also budget-conscious.

Beyond her work at Luminare, Alyssia is a passionate individual who continuously seeks personal growth and new horizons. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Biology at Park University, a testament to her commitment to understanding the science behind skincare. Outside of her professional pursuits, Alyssia enjoys a variety of interests, including gardening, hiking, painting, and, of course, spending cherished moments with her feline companion and loved ones.

Allie Roberts

Nurse Injector & Nutrition Coach
Meet Allie, an accomplished Acute Care Nurse Practitioner who also holds her doctorate and an additional certificate in fitness nutrition. Her expertise caring for the human body in both critical and chronic states as well as her own weight loss journey have made her inspiring for clients who desire to not only achieve weight loss and wellness. Allie’s compassion and dedication led her to her 12-year (and ongoing) career in Neuro Critical Care. She continues to expand her knowledge and after completing her nutrition certification, developed a personal business helping others achieve nutrition goals. She is empathetic to the barriers encountered on weight loss journeys. As the Nutrition Manager for Luminare Fit, our newest nutrition and wellness program, Allie not only sees clients for weight loss consultations, but also provides 1:1 nutrition coaching. Allie strives to help clients achieve confidence and self-love through many different avenues. She will use her expertise to help you decide on anything from weight loss medications to nutrition to furthering your aesthetic journey with Luimare in the way that is right for you.
 
Beyond her professional pursuits, Allie values time with her husband, fur babies, family (especially her sweet nieces) and friends. She is a Chiefs season ticket holder and rarely misses a game and a NCAA basketball girl. Go Duke! She has a passion for being active and the outdoors. You’ll typically find her working out with friends, on a lake or skiing in the mountains.

Brennon Warrick

NUTRITION COACH
Brennon is a personal trainer and nutrition coach dedicated to transforming lives through fitness and healthy living with expertise in strength training, cardiovascular conditioning, and personalized nutrition.
 
Through a client-centered approach, Brennon fosters trust and provides unwavering support, empowering individuals to make sustainable lifestyle changes. Whether you’re striving for weight loss, muscle gain, or overall fitness improvement, Brennon is here to guide you on your journey to a healthier, happier life.

Morgan Bowker

nurse injector

Bringing a blend of compassionate care and clinical expertise, Morgan has transitioned into a dynamic role at a med spa as a Nurse Injector.

With a background in nursing since 2016, primarily supporting oncology patients, she has cultivated a deep understanding of personalized care. Her dedication revolves around ensuring patients not only receive top-notch medical attention but also achieve the aesthetic results they desire.

Morgan is excited to merge her nursing experience with the artistry of aesthetic treatments to create a comforting environment where patient satisfaction is paramount.

Outside of work, Morgan loves to spend time with her husband, two children and friends. She enjoys working in her flower gardens and baking with her kids.

Ana Gonzalez

NURSE PRACTITIONER INJECTOR, MSN, FNP-C

Meet Ana, A Nurse Practitioner who brings a wealth of healthcare experience to our esteemed team. Ana’s journey in the world of Aesthetics began with a strong foundation in pediatrics, where she developed her passion for patient care and well-being. She earned her Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree from Maryville University, setting the stage for her remarkable transition into the world of Aesthetics.

Ana’s decision to use her Nurse Practitioner expertise to venture into the realm of aesthetic treatments is a testament to her unwavering commitment to helping individuals achieve their beauty and confidence goals. She possesses a unique blend of clinical skills, compassion, and an artistic eye that makes her a standout provider at Luminare Med Spa.

With a deep understanding of the intricacies of healthcare, Ana’s ultimate goal is to ensure that every client who sits in her chair leaves feeling not only more beautiful but also brimming with confidence. Her approach is rooted in the pursuit of delivering results that appear effortlessly natural, enhancing her clients’ unique beauty rather than masking it.

Beyond her dedication to the art of injecting and Aesthetics, Ana has a zest for life that extends far beyond the confines of her clinic. She is an avid traveler who finds inspiration and rejuvenation in exploring the world. Her recent journeys have taken her to exotic destinations such as Thailand, Australia, and Jamaica, where she embraces diverse cultures and experiences, infusing her work with a global perspective and a vibrant energy.

When she’s not working her magic at Luminare, Ana loves to spend quality time with her family and friends, cherishing the connections that enrich her life. Her warm and approachable nature makes every interaction with her a delightful experience, and her clients often find solace in her caring presence.

Morgan Gilpin

Licensed Aesthetician

Meet Morgan, a passionate and dedicated aesthetician with a profound love for helping people look and feel their best. With a unique journey into the beauty industry, Morgan’s story is one of transformation and a deep commitment to her craft.

Morgan’s introduction to the world of skincare began as a skincare consultant, where she quickly discovered her true calling. It wasn’t long before she realized that her destiny was making a career out of her passion for skincare.
What sets Morgan apart is her personal connection to skincare. She, too, has faced her own battles with skin issues, which have fueled her desire to help and educate others on the path to healthier and more radiant skin. She firmly believes that everyone deserves to feel confident and amazing in their own skin, and her mission is to empower her clients to achieve just that.

Morgan’s dedication to her craft goes beyond the surface. She is continually engaged in research to stay up to date with the latest tips and tricks that could benefit both herself and her clients. With a commitment to lifelong learning, she ensures that her clients receive the most up-to-date and effective skincare treatments.

Outside of her work as an aesthetician, Morgan is a free spirit with a love for adventure. She adores traveling to new places, attending concerts, and cherishing quality time with her family, beloved dog, and cherished friends. In her spare moments, she channels her creativity by working on crafty projects with her trusty Cricut.

Cassidy Drace

Certified Microblade Artist

Meet Cassidy, she has extensive background in Microblading and is confident she can give every client the brows of their dreams. Cassidy has a background in esthetics which gives her the knowledge to assess each client’s skin type and determine which microblading technique will work best for their individual needs.

After an appointment with Cassidy, she hopes you leave saying “Why didn’t I do this sooner?!” One of Cassidy’s favorite things about her profession is making personal connections and sharing life stories with her clients.

In her free time, Cassidy enjoys traveling and has a love for animals.

Mariah Galloway

Licensed Aesthetician

Mariah is a licensed aesthetician that started her aesthetician career at Summit Salon Academy straight after graduating from high school.

Mariah has always been passionate about beauty and aesthetics since she was a little girl. She has always loved doing her makeup, nails, hair, and then that transferred into her passion for skincare. In addition to being an aesthetician at Luminare, Mariah is also well versed in injector services offered as a Medical Assistant to our nurse injectors. Mariah’s goal is to help people feel beautiful and confident in their own skin. In Mariah’s free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, enjoying nature, traveling and spending time with her Aussie Doodle, Indi!

Brielle Mead

LICENSED & LEAD AESTHETICIAN

Meet Brielle, the Education Coordinator & Lead Aesthetician at our med spa. With a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and a background in marketing, she transitioned into aesthetics, following her true passion. Brielle was named the Best Esthetician in KC for 2023, a testament to her commitment and expertise. Join her for a personalized skincare journey toward radiant, healthy skin.

As a results-driven skin therapist, Brielle believes in building genuine client relationships, offering customized treatments, and educating throughout the process. Her mission is to help you feel and look your best.

In her free time, she enjoys traveling, snow skiing, cooking, and quality time with her husband and black lab, Mowgli.

Alyssa Bushman

LICENSED AESTHETICIAN
Meet Alyssa, a seasoned medical esthetician with seven years of experience in the industry. She obtained her education from House of Heavilin Beauty College, specializing in esthetics, and graduated in 2018. Alyssa’s passion lies in fostering strong connections with her clients, dedicating herself to assisting them in achieving their desired aesthetic goals. Renowned for her innovative approach, she consistently thinks outside the box and prioritizes ongoing education and training to provide cutting-edge services.
 
With a commitment to excellence, Alyssa strives to deliver premium and up-to-date treatments tailored to each client’s unique needs. Furthermore, Alyssa’s dedication extends beyond the treatment room. She has invested extensive time in researching products and skincare ingredients to ensure that she offers her clients the best possible options for their skin. This commitment to thorough knowledge empowers her to recommend personalized skincare regimens that yield optimal results for her clients. Alyssa’s desire to become an esthetician was driven by her deep passion for making other women feel like the best and most beautiful version of themselves. This guiding principle fuels her dedication to her craft and underscores every interaction with her clients.
 
Outside of her professional life, Alyssa finds joy in her personal life. She is happily married and a proud parent to a vibrant five-year-old daughter named Victoria. Together, they share their home in Oak Grove with their three beloved dogs, creating cherished memories in their close-knit family environment.

Nicole Dailey

NURSE PRACTITIONER INJECTOR, MSN, FNP-BC

Meet Nicole, a dedicated board-certified Nurse Practitioner with a wealth of nursing experience, primarily in the challenging fields of neurosurgery and vascular care. With a special focus on sclerotherapy, she brings a unique blend of skills and expertise to her clients at Luminare.

Having achieved certification as a nurse in the operating room and as a registered nurse first assistant, Nicole possesses a remarkable level of proficiency in assisting with complex surgical procedures. Her clinical background equips her with an exceptional understanding of client needs and the ability to provide top-notch care.

What truly sets Nicole apart is her unwavering passion for forging deep connections with her clients. She is committed to ensuring that each individual feels not only well cared for but also comfortable, understood, valued, and respected. Nicole’s goal at Luminare is to approach every case with compassion and artistry, tailoring comprehensive, individually designed treatment plans that leave her clients feeling radiant and beautiful.

Beyond her professional life, Nicole finds immense joy in her personal pursuits. She cherishes quality time spent with her loving family and indulges her wanderlust through travel, with a notable fondness for everything related to Disney. An avid reader, she continually refines her practices through professional development, ensuring that she remains at the forefront of her field.

Briana Coen

LICENSED AESTHETICIAN AND LASH ARTIST

Meet Briana, a certified lash artist, licensed aesthetician, and medical assistant at Luminare. Briana is from Odessa and has always had a love for helping people. She has been in the healthcare industry for over 4 years and is dedicated to continuous learning, aspiring to deepen her expertise in holistic medicine and pursue a career as a nurse injector. She has also been a certified lash artist for a year and loves creating a subtle yet beautiful, enhanced look to the natural eye.

Briana loves to hang out with her family and friends and be anywhere outside. She also has a love for reading, traveling, and talking about all of her future plans! Step into the world of beauty and well-being with her compassionate care and commitment to education.

Ashton West

LICENSED CERTIFIED PERSONAL TRAINER | CERTIFIED NUTRITION COACH

Meet Ashton, a dedicated licensed certified personal trainer and certified nutrition coach, known for his exceptional expertise in helping clients achieve their health and fitness goals. With a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from Park University, Ashton brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to his practice.

Having successfully guided countless clients through transformative fitness journeys, Ashton’s impact ranges from assisting everyday individuals aiming to get in shape for special occasions to mentoring collegiate athletes in their preparation for competitive seasons. His holistic approach to wellness prioritizes both physical and mental well-being, ensuring that clients develop sustainable, lifelong healthy habits.

Beyond his professional commitments, Ashton finds solace in exploring new destinations with his wife and seeking exhilarating adventures on his mountain bike. His passion for leading an active lifestyle resonates in his approach to training, as he encourages clients to discover joy and fulfillment in their fitness endeavors.

One of Ashton’s clients, Katie, shares her experience:
“I reached out to Ashton to help me lose some of my baby weight after my second child. I tried everything and couldn’t lose the weight on my own. Not only did Ashton help me lose the weight, he holds me accountable, and it’s become easier than ever to keep it off. I’ve learned to develop healthier habits that I will keep for a lifetime.”

Elevate your fitness journey with Ashton’s guidance and unlock your full potential for a healthier, happier life.