SkinVive™ by Juvederm

SKINVIVE in Raleigh North Carolina

Hydrate from within.

SkinVive™ by JUVÉDERM® is the first and only FDA-approved hyaluronic acid (HA) microdroplet treatment in the US to improve skin smoothness of the cheeks.

About SkinVive™

SkinVive™ Treats:

• Dehydrated skin on the cheeks
• Bumpy skin on the cheeks


• 30 minutes



• Little to no downtime
• Mild bruising at injection sites
• Results are visible about a month after treatment


• Hydrated, smooth skin will last up to 6 months.
• Results may vary.

How SkinVive™ Works

SkinVive™ is a first-of-its-kind treatment that utilizes hyaluronic acid (HA) to hydrate the skin from within. HA is a naturally-occurring substance in the skin that we lose as we age. HA works by not only adding volume but by delivering vital nutrients and helping the skin maintain hydration and softness.

Benefits of SkinVive™

Safe for all Skin Types

One of the great things about SkinVive™ is that it is safe for all skin types and Fitzpatrick types. This makes it a great treatment for anyone looking to regain supple and hydrated skin.

Hydration + Collagen

SkinVive™ works by injecting hyaluronic acid into precise layers of the skin so that your body can restore it’s natural hydration levels. This treatment also encourages your body to product it’s own collagen, which also contributes to a more hydrated and youthful appearance.

Award-Winning Provider

Synergy is proud to be in the Top 50 Allergan accounts in the nation, and voted Best Med Spa in the Triangle year after year!


Schedule Your Appointment

Schedule your appointment for SkinVive™ in Raleigh at Synergy, or request a VISIA skin analysis or an online virtual consultation to see how we can help you achieve your goals.

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Meet Our

Jenna Murray RN, BSN, CANS

Jenna has been working in the Aesthetics field since 2005 and has been trained by many highly successful, respected professionals in this industry. She is passionate about this ever-expanding, non-invasive, non-surgical specialty and helping her clients achieve great, natural results. While Jenna specializes in both neuromodulators and facial fillers, she also provides a variety of laser services for our clientele. Jenna is dedicated to helping patients achieve their aesthetic goals through her knowledge in both medical aesthetics and cosmetic surgery. With her background in both surgical and non-surgical procedures, she is able to provide a thorough consultation to help create an individualized plan of care for each of her patients. As a patient herself, Jenna really understands what clients are looking to achieve. Jenna is a Registered Nurse with an Associate Degree of Nursing in Science and also has a BS from North Carolina State University. She is CANS (Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist) certified. Jenna is very dedicated when it comes to improving patients overall appearance and strives to make people feel more confident.

Catherine Samples RN, BSN, MSN, CANS

Catherine is a North Carolina native, attended Saint Mary’s School, UNC-Chapel Hill for bachelor degrees in psychology and chemistry then in nursing, and then Duke University for her master’s degree in nursing informatics. She has been a registered nurse for 18 years; first as a pediatric hematology and oncology nurse at Duke University Medical Center where she worked with amazing kids and their families while they journeyed through bone marrow transplant, and then supporting patients through cosmetic and reconstructive surgery and as an Allergan EPIC certified nurse injector helping patients achieve more youthful appearances in a local plastic surgery practice. She is trained in the Sciton JOULE system to provide hybrid fractional laser treatments including diVa and Halo Pro. With her master’s degree in utilizing technology to deliver safer and more efficient patient care, Catherine is dedicated to staying on the forefront of current aesthetic practices to provide her clients with safe and personalized treatment based on their goals and desires. She also works with Dr. Collins’ surgical team, is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses, and is CANS (Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist) certified. At home, Catherine and her husband Chris are busy raising four children and chasing after their two Labrador retrievers.

Abby Gaskell Physician Assistant

Abby is a board-certified Physician Assistant originally from Grand Rapids, MI.  She and her husband relocated to North Carolina in 2019.  She completed her undergraduate degree in Exercise Science at Hope College in Michigan and went on to obtain her Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Saint Francis in Indiana.  Abby specialized in surgery and has a passion for procedures.  Abby has worked in surgery, orthopedic surgery, hematology oncology, and emergency medicine.   She felt there was something missing from her career.  Abby found her true passion in medical aesthetics.   Aesthetics combines her passion for procedures, artistry, and education.  Abby finds joy in restoring her patient’s confidence by helping patients look and feel better with the use of injectables, educating patients about the aging process, and empowering her patients to radiate self-confidence.  In her free time she enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and dog, camping, hiking, working out, reading, and checking out new restaurants/breweries.

Ashleigh Turner Medical Aesthetician + Laser Technician
Jessica Allen
Jessica Allen Physician Assistant Physician Assistant

Jessica Allen has been a practicing physician assistant at Synergy since 2003. She grew up in Pennsylvania and attended Saint Francis University where she obtained her Masters of Physician Assistant Sciences Degree.  The majority of Jessica’s career has been spent performing hands-on procedures to provide treatment outcomes that improve the daily lives of her patients. Her experience ranges from Orthopedic Surgery to Medical Aesthetics. Jessica is passionate about establishing genuine honest relationships with her patients. She takes pride in providing patient education and understanding on injectables, laser treatments, skin care, and procedures that Synergy has to offer. Her goal is to formulate a well rounded treatment plan specific to each patient’s needs to help them look and feel their best inside and out. 

Jessica moved to North Carolina with her husband while he is was in the Navy in 2011. Her love for sunshine and blue skies has her firmly planted here in the South. When not at Synergy, Jessica enjoys traveling with her husband, spoiling their three dogs, watching sporting events, and maintains a thriving collection of orchids. 

Additional Treatments
to Consider

Lip Blushing
Corrective Peels
RF Microneedling
Laser Resurfacing

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