Ashley Ribaudo, sole owner of Prima Bella Aesthetics, is a board certified family nurse practitioner with full practice authority in the state of Illinois. Shortly after graduating high school, Ashley served in the Air National Guard as an Airman First Class before graduating from Illinois State University with a bachelors of nursing and specializing in Emergency Medicine. She later pursued a Master of Science in Nursing from Illinois State University specializing in Family Practice. Ashley has been in medical field over 20 years and nurse practitioner for 10 years now. Developing a passion for aesthetics, Ashley decided to name her business, Prima, after her beloved grandmother, who taught Ashley to always witness the beauty both inside of her and in the world around her. It is her goal to share this happiness with her patients, who are her number one priority. Over the last decade, Ashley has furthered her passion for aesthetics by seeking out additional training and knowledge in aesthetics including cosmetic injections and medical grade peels. Ashley has excelled in her training with plastic surgery and is well versed in treatment preparation and safety protocols. Ashley has completed certification with Aesthetic Medical Educators Training as well as Allergan Aesthetics Master Injector Training. She has also interned with local plastic surgeons as well as under one of the top aesthetic nurse practitioners in Arizona.