Meet the Team
Marta Paul, AP
Founder, Medical Aesthetics Practitioner
Marta has been in the field of Medical Aesthetics for over 12 years. She got her start working with a Plastic Surgeon where she was able to expand her knowledge in both surgical and non-surgical cosmetic procedures. She has a passion for the art of sculpting the face with Botox & Fillers in treatments she likes to call “liquid face lifts”. As the founder of Nova Aesthetics, her goal was to have a Medical Spa that stays on top of the latest trends in the cosmetic world. Marta’s attention to detail and her eye for a natural, aesthetically pleasing look, is what sets her aside from the rest. Aside from her love for all things Aesthetics, Marta is also very passionate about fitness and wellness. She has trained extensively with some of the top practitioners in the wellness industry and truly loves to assist patients in beginning their journey to a healthier lifestyle. Marta’s vast knowledge and expertise in the industry has given her the opportunity to travel the United States training other professionals in the art of aesthetics and wellness. Always taking the time to thoroughly explain the procedures she is performing, her passion for teaching shows in every encounter she has with her each of her patients.
Dr. Hugo Rojas
Dr. Rojas specializes in internal & family medicine. He however has been a part of the Aesthetics world for years and enjoys aiding patients with their weight loss journeys. Dr. Rojas & Marta have worked together for several years and their passion for health and wellness as well as attention to detail has made them a great team.
Debby Thomas, PA-C
Physician Assistant, Aesthetic Injector
Debby Thomas PA-C is certified through the Texas Medical Board and is a nationally certified Physician Assistant specializing in aesthetics. She obtained her Bachelors and Masters Degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Mercy College in Dobbs Ferry, NY. She began her medical career in New York, then moved to Dallas, TX where she obtained experience in Spine Surgery and Pain Management. She has since transitioned into aesthetics and wellness due to her vast interest for the art of aesthetics. She has had extensive training with Marta and the American Academy Of Procedural Medicine (AAOPM) and is certified in cosmetic injections. Debby has now become an advanced injector with both botulinum toxin and dermal fillers. Debby is compassionate, detail oriented, and strives for her patients to enjoy their experience with her. Her goal is to assist patients in achieving and maintaining youthful, beautiful skin and facial structure and thrives on the confidence that comes along with it.
Jessica Martinez, RN
Jessica is a Registered Nurse with over 14 years of experience. She comes to us from Methodist Hospital with vast experience in Pediatrics and Recovery Room. Jessica earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of the Incarnate Word. With a continued interest in the aesthetics field, she earned her certificate in the combined use of neurotoxins and dermal fillers from The Texas Institute of Medical Aesthetics. Since earning her certificate, she has had extensive training with Marta. Jessica’s goal is to give her patients a personalized treatment plan to enhance their beauty and enjoy their experience. She feels incredibly rewarded when she sees how happy clients are with their transformations, giving her a love and passion for aesthetics.
Medical Aesthetician, Laser Technician, Aesthetics Manager
Alicia is a very talented Medical Aesthetician and Laser Technician. Alicia joined our team in 2013, but has been practicing aesthetics for over six years. She graduated from Ogle School where she learned in-depth skin care. She loves sharing her knowledge with patients to help them better understand why we do the things we do to keep our skin looking it’s best. From the time she takes to understand her patients needs, to the individual care she gives to each treatment with her patients, Alicia’s love for her profession shows in everything she does. Alicia has a gift for tailoring treatments and is somewhat of a chemist when it comes to creating new products and mixing chemicals to form the best possible result for her patients. You are sure to experience a thorough, results driven treatment when under her care.
Medical Aesthetician, Laser Technician
Naira is originally from El Paso, Texas. She has a BS in business management from WGU. Naira has been a retail manager for over 15 years and is hoping to go back to school to get another degree in HR. She is new to the world of Aesthetics, but has quickly picked up the passion for the industry that we all possess. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband & daughter, as well as being near the water and partaking in outdoor activities. Her meticulous organization skills and enthusiasm to please, make her addition to Nova Aesthetics a very vital one.
Prior to Nova, Ruby was in retail for 11 years. She graduated with an associates in Criminal Justice. Ruby is married and has a 2 year old son who is her world! Ruby is very passionate about health and wellness and runs a part time business that allows her to help others with their health. She finds great joy in seeing others happy and succeeding in their health goals! In her spare time she enjoys exploring new adventures with her family.
Jose is originally from Puerto Rico, however has lived in San Antonio for over 26 years. He has a Bachelors of Arts in Spanish from UTSA. Jose has worked in customer service and 5 star spa’s for over 15 years. His level of customer care is superior. In his free time Jose loves spending time with his big family and enjoys watching movies and discovering new music.
Medical Aesthetician/Fascia Blaster Specialist
Owner of Skin care & Massage By Lauren (located inside of Nova Aesthetics)
Lauren is a licensed aesthetician coming to us with over 15 years of experience in the skin care industry. She specializes in detailed waxing services, as well as, tailored facial treatments for every skin type. She also performs deep facial treatments like microdermabrasion and a variety of chemical peels. The move to Nova Aesthetics in 2014 has allowed her to add a number of medical spa treatments to her list of services and she has quickly become a master in the art of injectables. Lauren is also a licensed massage therapist specializing in deep tissue and trigger point work. This allows for the perfect blend of results and pampering!