LIFE Medi Spa
We are a place you can go to for all your spa, beauty medical, and cosmetic needs in a relaxing, comforting and state-of-the-art atmosphere. Our laser services use medical grade technology and we are currently the only facility in the area to offer the newest laser technology and services.
With the idyllic blend of soothing ambiance, calming aromas, and personal indulgence – the body has the ability to convince the mind they are somewhere else… and in those few minutes or hours, life is but pure and simple.
The best of both worlds, where luxurious day spa treatments merge with advanced medical skin care technology to create a true Medi Spa experience.
Staci McCarthy RN, BSN
A New Hampshire native, Staci McCarthy RN, BSN is a licensed Registered Nurse with over ten years of cosmetic laser experience. Upon receiving her nursing degree from Clemson University in 1992, Staci worked in a hospital setting in Denver, Colorado before owning and operating seven successful assisted living homes for twelve years. Upon the sale of her business, Staci moved back to New Hampshire with her husband and two children where she worked in labor and delivery before beginning her career in Medical Aesthetics in 2008.
For the past 10 years, Staci has worked in a Medical laser clinic where she gained extensive training and experience. In addition to her practical work experience, Staci received professional training and holds certifications from Syneron/Candela, the leading manufacturer of medical lasers, Allergan Pharmaceuticals and the National Laser Institute. Staci is certified to operate over ten different class I-IV lasers. She also holds certifications for advanced injections and has completed the Allergan Medical Facial Aesthetics Master Course training program. Staci’s personalized approach and dedication to her clients is her passion. She enjoys helping her clients boost their confidence and takes great pride in helping her clients feel better about themselves.
Darlaine Laviolette, APRN, CNM, MSN
Darlaine Laviolette, APRN, CNM, MSN is one of the owners of LIFE Medi Spa. With an incredible passion for helping people live their best LIFE, Darlaine loves coming to work each day, knowing she will make a positive difference. In addition to treating clients, she is the medical director for LIFE Medi Spa and is responsible for the oversight and supervision of the medical treatments within the facility. Darlaine came to aesthetics by way of midwifery. Graduating from the University of New Mexico in ’01 and ‘04 with her BSN and then her MSN. She spent close to 20 years working as a Certified Nurse Midwife. Having the heart of a midwife lends to her compassion and desire to help people live empowered lives where they feel validated and safe.
Darlaine enjoys educating clients on all LIFE has to offer and helping them choose a treatment plan that aligns with their personal aesthetic journey. She finds that while some clients are looking for enhancement, many are seeking restoration or maintenance of their natural beauty to help maintain or improve confidence. Since opening LIFE in 2018, she has received extensive training through Allergan, Candela, Aesthetics Biomedical, Plasma MD, BTL Aesthetics, amongst others. In the ever-evolving field of aesthetics, she is constantly seeking opportunities to learn and further her education so she may offer her clients the best possible outcomes. Staying relevant in this vastly changing field of medicine requires a growth mindset and the ability to adapt. Offering the tried and true in addition to the latest technologies enhances the client experience at LIFE.
She was born in New York, grew up in New Mexico and lives in New Hampshire. She often jokes that she will need to live in New Jersey someday, just to have resided in all the “new” states! In her downtime, Darlaine enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, eating, reading, and traveling. She has three spectacular children and an incredibly supportive husband who all help propel her along her journey. They are the reason she continues to thrive.
Kerri has been a licensed esthetician for over 30 years. She first fell in love with aesthetics after suffering as a teenager with embarrassing acne which led to those awful emotions of not feeling comfortable in her own skin. Following two rounds of Accutane, she began receiving monthly facials and that is when she knew she had found her calling. She enjoys treating all types of skin issues and has a special place in her heart for adolescents. She believes in the healing power of touch. Naturally, she likes to help people look their best, but most importantly she loves to help people feel their best.
Kerri graduated from Elizabeth Grady School of Esthetics in 1991 and has been practicing ever since. She also holds a medical assisting certification from North Shore Community College. Her extensive skills have been applied and mastered in several different settings. After spending 20 years working at Elizabeth Grady, she went on to start an esthetic practice within a dermatology practice allowing her the opportunity to be trained by some of the most talented dermatology clinicians in Massachusetts. Following the pandemic, Kerri felt it was time to open her own business. Since 2020, she has been operating K. Maher Esthetics in Wakefield, MA.
Lucky for LIFE…Kerri and her husband have purchased a home in Meredith! She will be offering her extensive expertise at LIFE on Thursdays and Friday’s.
Graduated from Empire Beauty School in 2023 after completing a rigorous 600-hour program. Her love for lashes and skincare began as a consumer, following her first set of lashes. Recognizing the boost in confidence her lashes provided, she felt compelled to help others achieve that feeling. She finds it therapeutic to provide lash and skincare services, while helping others feel beautiful by enhancing their natural features. She is thrilled to bring her talent and love for the industry to LIFE!
Paula is a Lakes Region native, a graduate of Plymouth State College with a BS in Education. She has an extensive history in the service industry as well as management. She has first-hand experience in esthetics medicine and the inner workings and benefits of next-level skincare. She has a passion for helping others and is looking forward to helping you achieve your best you.