BALANCING SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS AND SINGLE MOTHERHOOD
Urban Medspa & Weight Loss Center, located in Charlotte, North Carolina is one of the only med spas in the country specializing in the treatment of ethnic skin care. It’s not everyday a young 24 year old, white female and recent graduate from college decides to open her own business and specialize in the treatment of ethnic skin care. Now, 8 years later, Urban Medspa & Weight Loss Center is a booming success! The now 32 year old single mom, founder and owner, has grown her business from 2 employees to 14. Rachel also created her own clinical skin care line called Urban Skin Rx which is used by many celebrities, such as Sherri Shepard from The View, Tasha Cobbs, The Stellar Award winner Gospel Singer, Kandi Burress from the Real Housewives of Atlanta, Michelle Williams from Destiny’s Child and many more superstar celebrities. Grammy Winning Artist and American Idol Winner, Fantasia, is also the face of this amazing med spa and skin care line.
Rachel Roff is also a voice and advocate for young single moms. 2013 was the seven-year anniversary of Urban Medspa & Weight Loss Center. Rached picked 7 single moms in the community and gave them each a day of make-overs and pampering, then an evening of dinner with her and Fantasia, all at her expense. This single mom and business owner has yet another new found vision. Rachel is in the process of forming a foundation that helps single moms get back on their feet and receive free training and job placement in the med spa industry.
When Rachel Roff suffered the removal of a nevus mole of her face she knew she had to learn all about the treatment of skin care. Rachel Roff, a graduate of UNC-Charlotte and of the National Aesthetics Institute in Charlotte, has received postgraduate certifications in skin color and pigmentation from The International Dermal Institute in Atlanta, GA, as well as, laser technician certification by Candela Corporation in the therapeutic application of Candela Lasers and by Allied Health Association. In addition to being certified by UBS Aesthetics in the application of medical microdermabrasion, Rachel has also received her postgraduate education and certification in skin biology and chemical peels by Physicians Choice, PCA.
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Rachel Roff, Owner and Founder of Urban Medspa & Weight Loss Center is a name to remember when it comes to balance success in business and single motherhood.