Karla Keene, CEO/Founder of ClarityRx®, has over 35 years as a Licensed Esthetician and has volumes of practical experience working with Cosmetic Physicians, Estheticians, Clinicians, Franchises, and Entrepreneurs in this market, as well as with prominent product and equipment companies in a myriad of capacities. She has a proven track record with advanced education, profit-driven sales and account management success in the skin care, day spa, medspa and cosmetic medicine industry. She has served as part of several senior-level teams making decisions on strategic and tactical planning, product development, business development, national account development, brand management and new product and line extension launches for some of the industry’s leading skin care companies.

Early in her career, she developed RejuvaSkin Medical Skin Care, one of the first pre/post laser products designed for invasive laser procedures sold exclusively to plastic surgeons and dermatologists. She also had the privilege of being the Lead Medical Esthetician for The Chief of Plastic Surgery at Cedar-Sinai in Beverly Hills. Her latest passion, ClarityRx®, Clinical Skin Care, represents her philosophy in providing safe, quality, efficacious skin care products along with sound education and training.  Recently, Karla has created the new Hand & Stone Massage & Facial Spa Sun Care Collection, a unique trio consisting of an all natural sunblock, body lotion, and SPF lip balm.

As a consultant to this industry, she has opened over 70 medical spas and has trained hundreds of Clinicians, Estheticians and spa/medspa owners. She also acts as an on-going consultant to one of the largest massage and facial spa franchises in the country where she created the entire facial program service menus, treatment protocols, and has had the pleasure of training over 2500 estheticians, sales associates, and franchisees on clinical skin care, retail selling, business building, and the like to date. Karla has been a member of National Advisory Board for the Medical Spa Expo & Conferences as an education adviser responsible for ensuring quality advanced esthetic education. Karla is a self-published, best-selling author, and a frequent contributor to trade publications, industry resources and articles. She has been published/quoted in prestigious national magazines, newspapers, and websites such as Women’s Health, Wounds Magazine, New York Daily News, Allure Spa Magazine, Massage Magazine, MedEsthetics Magazine, Franchise News, and more. Karla is also still a practicing Licensed Cosmetologist/Esthetician at her ClarityRx Skin Wellness Boutique in Laguna Beach, CA.

Her latest book, “Your Esthetics Coach, An Esthetician’s Guide To Success” is now available on Amazon.com. It reached #1 best-selling book in both the Cosmetics and Skin Care categories on Amazon the day of it’s launch.