about us

Meet the Team

Our team consists of passionately skilled professionals, who will breathe life into your skin and shape the foundations of your skincare programme. We have worked with many elements of this ever-changing industry, and bring up-to-date knowledge and skills, providing customised treatments and advice. We would love to work with you to take your skin to the next level.

Next of Skin was awarded AST clinic of the year: NSW 2013


 Alexia Shinas

Co-owner and Dermal Clinician  

Alexia is a passionate Dermal Clinician, Laser Expert, Beauty Therapist and Director. Alexia has had extensive industry experience of over 20 years and she discovered her passion for skin through her background as a Makeup Artist which led her to a long and successful career as a Model Agent and Film/TV Talent Scout.

Always seeking more knowledge, skills and education, Alexia continued her study from her Diploma of Beauty Therapy, to becoming a Dermal Clinician; providing advanced skincare techniques to address skin conditions and concerns. Alexia has a passion for understanding clients needs, delivering a completely intuitive approach and high standard of treatments. Alexia’s attention to detail, perfectionism and discreet nature has attracted a long standing and loyal Australian and international celebrity clientele.

Alexia performs many non-surgical anti-ageing treatments from HIFU,  Lasers,  Micro-needling,  IPL,  Chemical Peels and Acne treatments.

Steven Shinas

Steven Shinas

Co-Owner and Retail Specialist  

Steven is the co-owner of Next of Skin. While mastering the management, Steven easily adopted all facets of a professional retail specialist.

Steven has a positive business outlook with hospitality warmth and depth. Developing strong rapport with patients of Next of Skin comes naturally and his reassuring nature helps keep any apprehensions at bay.

Easily approachable, Steven can help answer any question, from treatment choices to retail decisions and much more.

Maram Hamawi

Maram Hamawi

Registered Nurse/Cosmetic Injector

Maram is a Registered Nurse with over 12 years experience. Maram has dedicated the last 7 years to specialising in Skin and cosmetic injectables. With ongoing education Maram has extensive knowledge and experience in Anti wrinkle injections and Dermal fillers.

Maram prides herself on her in depth consultation with clients, ensuring they receive the best education about muscle relaxants and Dermal fillers. Maram tailors a customised treatment plan to achieve aesthetically pleasing results.

The combination of Maram extensive knowledge of skin, non surgical treatments and cosmetic injectable treatments,she will ensure you have a pleasant experience with the best treatment outcome.

Marams interest lies with patient safety and satisfaction.

Cheyenne S

Cheyenne Sulayman 

Massage Therapist

Cheyenne Sulayman is our New Massage Therapist at Next Of Skin. She’s earned her Diploma in Beauty Therapy, Specialising in a variety of Massage Therapies. Her goal is to help people to live their best lives by utilising the healing benefits of massage along with stretching. Her passion is to help address & heal people inside and out. With Regular bodywork through massage, is the key to living up to your fullest potential. Massage is beneficial to everyone when applied by a caring, knowledgeable therapist.

She’s spent 15 years working in every type of massage environment from chiropractic, to high end spa, to sports therapy. She brings all of that knowledge on to one table, combining several modalities into one very unique style which sets her apart and is designed to get the best therapeutic results to fit the client’s needs & wants. Her results focused massage technique combines myo-facial, deep tissue, active release, and oriental techniques to provide lasting results. Come in for a 1 on 1 complimentary consultation+relaxing hand massage, with Cheyenne for best advice on consultation+what message &/or stretching therapy treatment is best for you.