A Certified Permanent Cosmetic Professional (CPCP), as well as an approved SPCP Trainer with advanced training in areola complex repigmentation and scar camouflage, Marilyn specializes in the application of permanent eyebrows, eyeliner and lip color.
Marilyn opened her own clinic in 2001 as the founder and sole operator of Facial Designs Permanent Cosmetics, LLC. In Osage Beach, MIssouri. She quickly became a respected leader in her field, successfully performing hundreds of procedures annually.
Marilyn passed the National Certification Exam to earn the highest certification in the industry of Certified Permanent Cosmetic Professional (CPCP). Licensed by the State of Missouri, Marilyn owned and operated the only permanent makeup school that was Certified to Operate by the State of Missouri. She also holds a certification in OSHA Blood-Borne Pathogens, assurance that she follows the strict sanitation and sterilization guidelines in accordance with OSHA and the Center for Disease Control (CDC).
In October, 2015, Marilyn sold Facial Designs Permanent Cosmetics, LLC, relocated to Southwest Florida where she currently operates her new company, Faces Defined Permanent Cosmetics.
Marilyn attends national conventions annually and has participated in thousands of hours of continuing education programs to ensure that she is providing the safest, most advanced techniques available.
Marilyn has been a highly respected, active member in her local community, having served on multiple professional and charity Boards of Directors, including Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals (SPCP), Chamber of Commerce, Citizens of Domestic Violence, Church Board, American Business Women's Assn, (ABWA), Professional Business Women's Assn (PBW),and Rotary Club where she received the highest honor of the Paul Harris Fellowship Award. Currently, Marilyn is active in Southwest Florida's Local Chapter of Business Women (LCBW).
Serving clients across Southwest Florida, including Fort Myers, North Port, Naples, Bonita Springs, Sarasota, Venice, Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda, and surrounding areas.