Meet The Staff

Tara branom | Treat Yourself Aesthetic Studio in Rockford, IL

Tara branom, BSN RN

Tara has been a registered nurse for over 12 years. She received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing degree from Saint Anthony’s College of Nursing in Rockford. Her clinical experience is in medical-surgical, home health, public health, and she has been working in postpartum for the last 6 years. For the past year, she has been pursuing her passion in Medical Aesthetics. She is a member of Empire Medical Training and American Medical Spa Association. Tara is certified in Neurotoxin and Dermal Filler cosmetic procedures.

Tara believes it is crucial to remind all of her clients that our skin is our largest organ in our body and our most neglected. We should be nurturing and caring for our outside just as we should nurture and care for our inside.

Tara is passionate about educating her clients in order to empower each person to make informed treatment decisions. She strives to build relationships by listening to what you want and helping to guide you on your skin and healthcare journey. Tara takes pride in aiming for the highest quality of care while focusing on client safety and maintaining the client’s natural beauty.

Tara works hard at balancing her home, work, and social life. She is a wife, a mother of 2 young girls and 2 dogs, and works as a Postpartum Nurse at Swedish American Hospital.

Maria | Treat Yourself Aesthetic Studio in Rockford, IL

Maria Schepis, ANP-C

Maria is a Board Certified Nurse Practitioner and Aesthetic Nurse injector with over 16 years of combined Nursing and Advanced Practiced Nursing experience. She graduated from Goldfarb School of Nursing in 2004 and went on to graduate from Maryville University in 2010 as an Adult Nurse Practitioner. She continued her education in 2018 receiving a Post-Masters Certificate as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner at The University of Pennsylvania. Her work experience includes working in a level 1 trauma ICU, Pain Management, and Critical Care Tele-Medicine. Maria is certified in Neurotoxin and Dermal Filler cosmetic procedures.