Staffed by Professionals

Everyone at Serenity MedSpa is specially trained to ensure your time is both relaxing and safe. With many years of experience, we have seen it all and are confident in our ability to provide professional and safe treatment.

Benjamin Brewer, M.D.


Yount Drive Location

Dr. Brewer received his doctorate in 1994 from Southern Illinois University and is the founder and director of Serenity MedSpa, as well as Prairie Family Medicine & Obstetrics located in Forrest, IL.  Serenity has been offering esthetic services to central Illinois since December of 2006. Dr. Brewer specializes in facial injectables, fractional skin resurfacing, PDO threads and Votiva. Dr Brewer is at our 2 Yount Drive location

Maggie Couch

Nurse Practitioner

Maggie graduated with her Master’s degree in nursing in May 2022 and currently works as our Nurse Practitioner. Prior to joining our team here at Serenity, Maggie worked as a Registered Nurse in the emergency room and ICU for 8 years. Maggie’s favorite services include IPL. She is available for Botox, Juvéderm filler, and microneedling.

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Karen Bach

Office Manager

Karen has been with Serenity MedSpa since its opening in 2007. Karen is a trained Jane Iredale Make Up Consultant, and she also has extensive knowledge of the Serenity Skin Solutions product line, our Ortho Molecular, and Standard Process supplements. Karen’s favorite services are Botox and filler, and she loves our Jane Iredale Makeup line.

Kara Granadino

Nurse Injector

Yount Drive Location

Kara is a registered nurse here at Serenity. She received her Bachelor’s of Nursing degree from Lakeview College of Nursing in 2001 and now has over 10 years of Nurse Injector experience and 7 years in emergency medicine. She is also a licensed cosmetologist!  Kara is available for facial injectables and PRFM at our Yount Drive location.

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Stephanie Kim

Medical Esthetician

Hershey Road Location

Stephanie Kim has been a licensed esthetician since 1997. She has advanced training in Votiva, Microneedling, Dermaplaning, Microdermabrasion, chemical peels and waxing. She has been an owner of her own Day Spa, but more recently she has expanded her knowledge and credentials by working in a Dermatology office for the past 7 years. She has lived and worked in Bloomington for 26 years. Stephanie can be found at our Hershey Road location.



Hannah received her esthetics license from Tricoci University of Beauty Culture in May of 2022. She is available for Diamond Glow, Dermaplane, Microneedling, Morpheus 8 and Cool Sculpting, Peels, and Jane Iredale Makeovers. Hannah loves helping people reach their skin goals and making them feel beautiful! Her favorite service she offers is Microneedling.

Candy Slagel

CoolSculpting Specialist and Branch Manager

Hershey Road Location

Candy has been with Serenity MedSpa since May 2021. Candy is our Branch Manager at our second location at 902 N Hershey. Since starting at Serenity, Candy acquired her Laser Technician certificate and CoolSculpting certificate. She is our CoolSculpting specialist and loves helping people transform their bodies by freezing away fat cells with our CoolSculpting Elite system.

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Front Desk Extraordinaire

Before coming to Serenity Medspa in 2023, Jennifer gained 30 years of experience as a dental hygienist. Jennifer has now taken on the role of front desk extraordinaire at our medspa.

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Our main office is now located at 2 Yount Dr, Bloomington, IL 61704!