Maria Anello Aponte

Maria Anello Aponte began her career in the beauty industry over twenty years ago as a New York City-based Makeup Artist. Her work was featured in numerous top magazines including Town & Country, Harper’s Bazaar, YRB and Ramp. Maria specialized in makeup for media and special events including Corporate, Television, Film, Video, Fashion, Editorial, Commercial, Glamour, Print and Runway, Bridal and Special Events, Image Consulting, Portfolio Development and Education.

Her passion for the beauty led her to broaden her knowledge of skin care and led her to attend the Lia Schorr Institute in NYC and earned her license in Esthetics.

During her first five years in the esthetics industry, while continuing to work as a freelance makeup artist,SpringMaria worked in a top medical spa in NYC as a Lead Medical Esthetician and Laser Specialist. Within two years in the industry she became a lead national educator, travelling throughout the US training specialists at the most prestigious spas in Microdermabrasion, Chemical Peels, Skin Tightening and Skin Care Treatments.

In 2012, Maria opened her own business, and continues to own and operate Skin Clinic Inc. in Bronxville, NY.

Brenda Wolk-Society of Permanent Cosmetic ProfessionalsAs both an industry leader in skin care and and a creative and accomplished makeup artist, it felt only natural for Maria to take the next step into Permanent Makuep. Although from New York, Maria chose to study in New Jersey, a state with some of the strictest standards of permanent makeup certifications. She studBrenda Wolk-Certified Permanent Cosmeric Professionalied with top educator and industry leader Brenda Wolk of the Beauty Everlasting Training Academy and achieved a gold standard in Permanent Cosmetics Artistry. Maria holds the title Board Certified Permanent Cosmetic Professional (CPCP)  and is an active member of the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals (SPCP). These credentials are recognized worldwide as representing the highest levels of expertise in permanent cosmetics.

Maria also holds certifications in OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen, Pain Control Advanced Tecniques,BBP has logged hundreds of hours in advanced continuing education certifications and continues to further her education through frequent continuing education classes with many experts in her field. This professional training has enabled her to develop advanced techniques in micropigmentation.
Safety, comfort and amazing results are Maria’s top priorities at Skin Clinic. She only uses the highest quality disposable products as well as the most advanced and safest digital and laser equipment. The most effective topical anesthetics and techniques are used to minimize discomfort, and strictest infection control guidelines are always followed during every procedure.

Maria’s dynamic personality along with her passion to help make each one of her clients look and feel great has earned her an extensive, diverse, and ever-growing clientele. Maria is a truly compassionate professional, using her vast expertise to help women and men regain and restore confidence in their looks and themselves.