Monday through Friday 9:30am – 5:30pm – Weekend and evenings appointments available
Welcome to Blue Mussel Aesthetics!
Co-founded by two advanced nurse practitioners with master’s degrees in nursing and more than 20 years of experience in critical care and flight nursing, Blue Mussel Aesthetics in Juneau, Alaska, is the premier medical aesthetics practice in the area. Practice owners Kathy Kartchner, APRN, FNP-C, and Rebecca Young, APRN, FNP-C, along with their dedicated medical aesthetic team, make it their goal to provide the highest level of aesthetic care to southeast Alaskans in a professional, comfortable, relaxed atmosphere. Additionally, the highly experienced team at Blue Mussel Aesthetics aims to develop a personal, meaningful relationship with each of their clients, so they can help them align their inner and outer beauty.
Our Complete List Of Procedures
- Chemical Peels
- Pearl Fractional Laser
- Dermal Fillers
- IV Hydration
- Laser Hair Removal
- Laser Skin Rejuvenation
- Laser Vascular
- MonaLisa Touch
- Toenail Fungus
Our Specialized Providers
Kathy Kartchner, co-owner of Blue Mussel Aesthetics, graduated from the University of Arizona in 1998 as an Advanced Nurse Practitioner with a Masters Degree in Nursing. In 2001 she relocated to Juneau Alaska to work as a critical care/ flight nurse… read more
Lindsey Leder is a lifelong southeast Alaskan who graduated from the University of Alaska Anchorage in 2015 with her Masters Degree in Nursing. She has nearly a decade of medical experience and has worked in aesthetics since 2016… read more
Rebecca Young, co-owner of Blue Mussel Aesthetics moved to Southeast Alaska in 1996 to pursue a career in flight nursing. In 2001 she attended the University of Anchorage Alaska and obtained her Masters Degree in Nursing, specializing in Family Practice… read more
Lynn Hirschi moved to Juneau, Alaska in 2007 looking for adventure. She graduated from the College of Southern Idaho as a Certified Medical Assistant in 1994 and has over 20 years experience in the health care industry. She also works at a busy Family Practice Clinic… read more
IPL therapy is incredible! I grew up in the Midwest and my facial skin shows it. I haven’t seen my skin without dark spots since I was a teenager. Thanks Becca! All the providers are professional and incredible at what they do. Love Blue Mussel.
Kathy was great! She was very professional, informative, and made me feel very comfortable.
After dealing with facial hair my entire life, working with Lynn and the team at Blue Mussel has truly been a life changer…..thank you ladies!
I feel safe when undergoing procedures with Lynn and I know the results will be long term and amazing. I feel better every time I go to BMA!
Nice people, excellent service! Highly recommend to everyone, go and check it out!
Lynn is always very helpful, friendly & knowledgeable! Two thumbs up!
Rebecca is amazing, I will wait months to get an appointment with her.
All the ladies are professional, caring and just plain awesome! No matter which treatment option I chose they always advise me of which products will give me the results I am want. They are never wrong.