Cure Med Spa is a full-service medical spa dedicated to aesthetic wellness. Located in the heart of Mystic, Connecticut, Cure Med Spa distinguishes itself by combining the luxurious, soul-nourishing ambiance of traditional spas with cutting-edge aesthetic medical technologies and techniques to meet each client’s individual needs.
About Cure Med Spa
Cure Med Spa is a mecca for all your skincare and aesthetic needs. Our mission is to bring the highest level of medical aesthetics to our clients using cutting-edge, innovative medical technologies and techniques. We specialize in non-invasive treatments, such as Botox, Juvéderm, Sculptra, dermal fillers, and laser treatments, and are committed to providing personalized attention and delivering outstanding service and results based on the patient’s individual goals.
At Cure Med Spa, we use the latest technologies to ensure that our patients receive the best aesthetic treatment possible. Our staff comprises experienced medical providers, nurse practitioners, and aestheticians who take the utmost care in delivering optimal results. We believe in educating our clients so that they can make the best decision for their needs. Our medical spa is uniquely designed to soothe your mind, body, and soul, ensuring you feel safe and comforted through every step of your treatment.
Our Mission & Values
At Cure Med Spa, we believe that beauty comes from within. Our mission is to help bring out each client’s natural beauty and help them feel confident in their skin. We strive to ensure each person feels supported and valued throughout the experience. Our philosophy is to empower people to feel their best, inside and out. We offer treatments that nourish and reveal your innate beauty, taking a holistic and comprehensive approach to aesthetic health.
We believe in giving our clients realistic advice concerning their beauty goals. We recognize that everyone has their own definition of beauty, and we strive to provide treatments that respect and honor that. We don’t believe in hard upsells or pushing products and services that are not necessary. Instead, we provide our clients with the best possible treatments and results based on their needs, preferences, and budget, starting with honest and open communication.
Meet Our Team
At the core, Candice is an active Mother of three as well as a thriving designer, astute marketing entrepreneur, social media expert, and philanthropist. She began her journey in beauty as an elite professional colorist in the most opulent markets from New York to Malibu, California. The Malibu lifestyle inspired her natural gift of design and beauty from which she launched CG & Co as founder and designer. The sumptuous arrangement and design of her pieces were eminent to an already established industry. It was also in Malibu where Candice found love for the West Coast.
She shares three beautiful children with her husband. The family soon relocated to the town of Mystic CT, a charming destination nestled on the southeastern Connecticut shore. Here Candice began to establish her digital footprint and publication repertoire, as she has procured over 500 interviews with major fortune 500 companies in Fashion, Health and wellness, and more. Candice brings her unique artistic vision and strong business acumen as a social media, digital, and Marketing Agency. Founder:Digital Agency. Contributing to major publications such as, Entrepreneur, Forbes, Thrive, Medium, Fast Company, Authority Mag, and Rolling Stone.
She continues to innovate and be on top of the game with her social media and Marketing background. She has developed a much-esteemed voice in an array of industries, but all things lead back to beauty and design. It was evident, the beauty and wellness amenities she grew accustomed to on the west coast, were seemingly bereft in the tri-state area. Her extensive background in fashion, design, and beauty drew her to all corners of the world, helping to shape her global perspective. Armed with 15+ years alongside the leading elite beauty fashion and design industry partners, Candice has a pulse on the latest luxury health and wellness trends.
She was equipped with the knowledge and expertise to launch Cure Med Spa, a chic sensorial design and wellness immersion aesthetic oasis, blending the east and west coast vibes. With Cure Med Spa she aims to share an experience. A collective of perfectly fused modern techniques and tranquility, which distinguishes itself from others in the township.
Cures’ services range from innovative body-sculpting techniques such as Emsculpt Neo to the full gamut of facial fillers and injectables, including Botox, Dysport, Xeomin, Radiesse, Restylane, Juvederm, Voluma, Sculptra and Kybella. Born with a penchant for ambition it was a natural progression to Cure Life Magazine, a lifestyle online magazine representing a curated blend of cosmetic & wellness care.
Cure Life offers the reader a focused and exclusive informative vision of enhancing one’s inner and outer beauty. Always up to date and complete with all pertinent information on how to achieve a healthy balance. Candice savors time away from work as a philanthropist for St. Judes, on the water, boating or water skiing, or on the slopes with her family.
Dr. Laura Purdy, MD
Dr. Laura Purdy is a board-certified family medicine physician currently licensed in all 51 states (including DC). She has served as a physician in the U.S. Army for 14 years and worked in both inpatient and outpatient settings providing care for all ages.
Additionally, Dr. Purdy has held several leadership positions in the telemedicine industry, with experience as a virtual health physician, medical director, consultant, and PC Owner. Dr. Purdy believes that telemedicine is the future of healthcare, and is excited to offer virtual health services to patients across the country.
Director of Cure Med Spa Mystic
Kristie, a New Jersey native, has embraced spa life for almost a decade. She started her spa career as a graduate of The Center for Massage Therapy and enjoyed being a practicing massage therapist at a thriving 5-star resort spa for over 5 years. After 7 years in the industry, Kristie knew that progressing to spa leadership was what she desired. Starting her career in guest service roles, such as a service provider, Spa Supervisor, and Spa Operations Manager, helped her to learn all aspects of the spa experience and what the guests truly enjoy and value. She has taken that experience to heart, creating the most relaxing and memorable memories for guests since her start. Kristie strives for excellence and continues to develop her skills and knowledge to offer her very best to both lead her staff and guests to both look and feel their best.
In her free time, Kristie enjoys spending time with her three daughters, reading and crafting. She is an avid hiker and also enjoys time spent in her flower and vegetable gardens.
Chief Operating Officer
Susan is an accomplished Healthcare Administrator with over 20 years of experience. Susan’s work ethic and structure have allowed her the luxuries of travel as far as California. She provided on-site assessments to health and wellness facilities. Providing them the information and tools to improve their business or management practices, maximizing efficiency. Her passion at Cure Med Spa is collaborating with both staff and clients and continuously striving to make Cure the ideal venue for clients as well as staff.
Susan was born and raised in Washington DC. Susan now lives in RI. She is a married mother of 4 while she loves to travel, she also enjoys being anywhere by the ocean, spending time with her family.
Patient Relations Manager
Nichole is a Rhode Island native and has lived in North Carolina, Massachusetts, and Connecticut.
While new to the spa industry, Nichole has been in the health and wellness industry as a certified Fitness Instructor for nearly 10 years and a Sports and Exercise Nutrition Coach for the last few years. She’s deeply passionate about helping clients on their journey to feel their best, and is very excited for her new venture at Cure. She’s looking forward to expanding her knowledge and continuing her work with clients to create a multi-faceted approach to health and beauty.
Nichole is a proud wife, mother, and dog mom, and a volunteer on the Animal Rescue Team at the Mystic Aquarium.
When not in the spa, you can find her coaching and working out at the gym, shopping, out on the water, and spending time with her family.
BOARD CERTIFIED APRN
Meet Tom, Cure Med Spa’s Medical Director. Tom is a member of The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. He has extensive training and experience in aesthetic medicine with Advanced Botox and Dermal Filler certification through Esthetic Skin Institute, and certification through Cellular Medicine Association, Charles Runels, M.D., for Vampire Facial, Vampire Facelift, Vampire Breast Lift, Vampire Wing Lift, O-Shot, P-Shot, and Platelet-Rich Plasma for Hair Restoration.
“Preventative medicine and healthy aging have always been my passion. I believe esthetic medicine is an art and our bodies are dynamic, physiological, multidimensional canvases.”
Tom also brings his passion for weight loss to Cure. “Bariatric medicine (weight loss) provides me with the opportunity to mitigate weight-related diseases and illnesses.” Tom has decades of experience managing weight-related illnesses and endocrinopathies.
“Hormone imbalances are often the reasons that individuals become overweight and remain overweight.” As a member of The Obesity Medicine Society, Tom stays current on the best practices for the management of overweight and obesity including but not limited to disease-related medical management, pharmacotherapy, individually specific dietary guidance, activity recommendations, and counseling.
MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
Brigid is a Family Nurse Practitioner who provides aesthetic services at Cure Med Spa. She received her Masters in Nursing from Simmons University. She is an honored member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society. B also holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Connecticut as well as a Bachelor of Arts in Speech Pathology & Audiology from Iona College. She spent the early part of her career as a RN in Pediatric Neurosciences. It was then in 2018, she experienced the world of medical aesthetics, through a prominent Dermatology practice in the greater Boston area.
Brigid has found that thanks to her years of experience working in Pediatrics, she brings a gentle touch, compassion, and care to each patient experience. Brigid takes pride in the boost of confidence provided to clients after a treatment. She is passionate about educating and providing her patients with the best care and treatment for their needs. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, being out on the water, as well as spending time with family and friends.
Rose Dobrowolsky RN
Rose is a RN and Licensed Esthetician is a 20 year veteran of the beauty industry. She began her journey as a certified esthetician from the Albert school of cosmetology in 2002 and continued to perfect her craft at two well-known spas. This allowed her the experience to understand and treat skin of all types. She then continued her education receiving her associates degree in nursing from Three Rivers Community College in 2015. Now began her transition into the medical field, working in a variety of settings from women’s health to rehabilitation and finally specializing in Cardiology.
Rose truly understands the importance of treating the whole person. With gained knowledge in both medical and spa based esthetics she is able to give, both in depth skincare knowledge and a wonderful touch. She is dedicated to providing aesthetic treatments with an artistic, balanced eye, and strong commitment to patient satisfaction.
When Rose isn’t treating clients look and feel their best at Cure, she’s in Mom mode to her 5 children. She enjoys cooking but when given the chance to relax on the beach, she’ll take it. Not only a passion, but the goal is to help all of her clients look and feel their best. Rose prides herself on getting to know her clients individual needs and tailoring their skin care treatment and regime to achieve results. You will truly be impressed with her ability to connect, establish trust, and share her beauty and medical expertise.
Her favorite service is the Genius Rf Micro Needling because of the low risk, no downtime transformative results. Her favorite product is the Environ Youth Essentia Vita-Peptide C-quence Serum 1. It’s perfect for all the things! Anti-aging, enlarged pores, hyperpigmentation, lifting and firming, scarring, wrinkles and fine lines.
A local to Westerly Rhode Island, Erin has had an interest in the beauty industry from a very young age. After graduating with her esthetics license from The Aveda Institute of Rhode Island in 2017 Erin worked in a fast-paced boutique spa on the east side of Providence for 5 years. There she worked with many different skincare lines stretching from all-natural to medical grade. Erin is excited to bring her knowledge of esthetics and product knowledge to CURE med spa’s clients by helping to make their spa experience special. Her calming approach was clear from a young age when Erin wanted to “relax” during recess. You can find Erin greeting clients at the desk or in the treatment room. When she’s not enjoying a self-care Sunday at home she loves spending time at the beach with her fiancé and their two Australian Shepards Blue and Benji!
Sarah is a true native, being born and raised in Connecticut. Prior to Cure, she was a program coordinator for Group Homes throughout the state.
Despite being new to the Medical Spa business, she is passionate about every client’s experience. She enjoys learning the different skincare services and options that are available. You can find Sarah’s smiling face at the front desk. She’s always in awe being able to witness others discover their true and unique selves. She’s currently enrolled in school for nursing with future hopes as an ER Nurse.
Sarah is a Mom of 4 and A Fur Mom of three, two Great Danes and a bulldog. When she’s not chasing one of her seven children around, she enjoys hiking, shopping, traveling and camping.
Your Path to Cure
We invite you to come in and experience the best health and beauty treatments that Cure Med Spa has to offer. Our team is here to make sure you get the most out of your time with us and walk out feeling refreshed, rejuvenated, and beautiful. So come visit us today, and let us show you why Cure Med Spa has become the go-to medical spa destination in Mystic, CT.