Dr. Madigan-Fleck is an educational icon known for her expertise in wellness, dermatological skin sciences,
naturopathic dermal care and integrative esthetics. Her thirty plus years of experience in the esthetic and
natural health industry position her as a visionary, strategist and as leading authority in the esthetic profession.
She is a naturopathic medical physician, a Georgia State licensed master cosmetologist, esthetician and
aesthetic instructor, and holds certification as a dermatology technician. She appears regularly as a national
guest lecturer at trade shows and regional seminars, and was recently appointed to the advisory board for Skin
Inc. Magazine - (Allured Publishing) where she is frequently featured as a guest author. Her passion for higher
education includes research, lecturing and writing to include articles for magazines such as Dermascope, Les
Nouvelles Esthetique, natural health periodicals, peer reviews, case studies, and web based formats.
Her expertise in curriculum writing includes the development of entire courses for state board CE's, schools,
spas and training institutes.
Dr. Madigan -Fleck was the lead aesthetician for the Center for Plastic Surgery in Atlanta, GA providing
oncology skin care, pre & post op aesthetic care, and paramedical camouflage makeup rehabilitation for surgery
and burn patients. Her work in this area continues as a distinguished member of the British Association of Skin
Camouflage in the UK. Prior to entering the clinical arena, she was a well accomplished makeup artist for over
20 years and studied in Paris, France at the Christian Cheaveau Institute De Maquillage and the Marvin G.
Westmore Academy of Cosmetic Arts in Hollywood, CA.where she was also an instructor.
Dr. Madigan-Fleck is a graduate of the Pacific Institute of Aromatherapy in San Rafael, CA, is a Nationally Certified
Health Professional, holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Natural Health, a Master of Science degree in Holistic
Nutrition, and a Doctorate in Traditional Naturopathy. She received her Naturopathic Medical Doctoral Degree from
the University of Science, Arts & Technology College of Medicine. She served her clinical naturopathic residency at
Progressive Medical Centers of America in Atlanta, GA. She holds membership with the American Society for
Nutrition, American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, International Association for Applied Corneotherapy, Society
of Dermatology Skin Care Specialists, NCEA, and is the Southeastern Director of the Association of Holistic Skin Care
Practitioners. She was recently an honored recipient of the Don Kerr Esthetics International Humanitarian Award at the
2016 Southern Salon and Spa Conference.Dr. Madigan- Fleck holds a private practice in Atlanta, GA : Naturophoria.
Alexandra J. Zani
Scientific Esthetics Educator
Dr. Erin Madigan-Fleck NMD
Scientific Esthetics Educator
Alexandra J. Zani is an international educator, speaker, author and researcher with a passion for higher learning.
The scope of her career has included business ownership and management, technical consulting, product
development, and authoring for textbooks and industry trade publications. She has received numerous advanced
certifications both in the U.S. and abroad in dermal sciences, spa therapies, microcurrent, LED, and non-ablative
laser. Alex holds an esthetic/cosmetology instructors license in South Carolina and was an esthetics instructor for
Fortis College in Jacksonville, FL and the Academy of Hair Technology in Greenville, SC. Alex served as the corporate
esthetician and national educator for private label and custom cosmetic manufacturer CBI Laboratories of Dallas, TX.
She was also the educational director, and technical - scientific advisor for the CosMedic Laser Institute in Vancouver,
British Columbia- Canada, responsible for developing and implementing curriculum, and was the lead trainer for
micro current technologies. She has also provided services in non ablative laser, micro current and advanced clinical
aesthetic treatments. Her clinical experience includes work as a paramedical esthetician providing pre and post op
care for cosmetic surgery, CO2 laser and vein therapy for an Aesthetics laser Center in Denver, Colorado.
Her academic background includes cell biology and medical technology and she is considered one of the foremost
educators in scientific esthetics. Her articles have been featured world wide and she has been sought after as
technical consultant for spas, salons and corporations across the country. She was the lead author for Milady's
Standard Comprehensive Training for Estheticians textbook in 2003, and has been a contributing author to the
Advanced Professional Skincare - Medical Edition by Peter Pugliese (2005) Alex was also the general manager for an
award winning and internationally recognized research physician supporting product development, technical writing,
sales, marketing and education in Reading, Pennsylvania.
Ms. Zani is NCEA Certified, has received certification in both Oncology Esthetics® and the famed Pastiche Method™
of Skin Analysis. She has been appointed to the educational board of the International Association of Corneotherapy
(IAC) , and was a key note speaker at the 2016 IAC Global Conference in Cologne, Germany. She has been featured in
Dermascope Magazine’s “Trade Secrets” and also was an honored recipient of the Donn Kerr Esthetics International
Humanitarian Award at the 2016 Southern Salon and Spa Conference. Alex maintains a clientele at her esthetic
practice: the Aesthani Skincare Institute in Greenville, SC.