It Takes a Team!

Meet the Team at Bella

Our highly trained staff of medical professionals, laser-certified and licensed aestheticians take pride in helping each client discover their own beauty through state-of-the-art science. With our skincare know-how and understanding of medical grade lasers, we address every concern from tell-tale aging signs, breakouts and pesky cellulite to hyperpigmentation and unwanted hair.

Alethea Tinkle

Alethea Tinkle

Owner and Laser Specialist

Alethea owns and operates Bella as a Clinical Aesthetician and enjoys providing dramatic, lasting results for her clients. She graduated from the Atlanta Institute of Aesthetics in 2005, continued her education acquiring Laser Certification by Candela, Cynosure, Aesthera, and apprenticed under two medical doctors for three years before starting her own practice. Her knowledge and passion for skincare is unparalleled in Atlanta.

She enjoys health and wellness, horseback riding, spending time with her family and, of course, helping to put her customer’s best face forward! She finds the greatest joy in providing dramatic, lasting results for her clients–and is rewarded with a loyal following.

Favorite Treatment to Give: Bella’s Customized Refresh Laser Facial

Rebecca Coble

Rebecca Coble

Medical Aesthetician

Rebecca has worked for seven years in the skincare industry with some the most advanced laser and facial treatments available. She often attends educational seminars to keep up to date with the most current treatments and products in the industry to better serve her clients. What Rebecca loves most about being an Aesthetician is having the opportunity to not only help people feel better on the outside but the inside too. Rebecca is known for her amazing Aquagold results and is a master at performing anti-aging laser treatments.

When she is not in in town hanging out with her loyal canine companion, she enjoys visiting her family in her hometown Charleston, SC.

Favorite Treatment to Give: Aquagold Miracle Glow ®

Jaime Patel

Jaime Patel

Registered Nurse & Medical Aesthetician

Jamie is a passionate, joyful and gregarious Registered Certified Nurse from Atlanta who is also a faithful Bella client.  She loved getting treatments so much that she became a part of the team while also attending nursing school. She is also currently earning her Master’s Degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner. When she’s not going to school or treating patients, she loves traveling and spending time with her friends and family. We are so excited to have Jamie on board!

Favorite Treatment to Give: Ouchless Acne Laser Facial 

Dr. M. Susann Bedford

Medical Director

Dr. M. Susann Bedford, board-certified plastic surgeon, is experienced in many aspects of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. She has served the Atlanta area since 2006. Combining artistic skill and knowledge, along with an understanding of each patient’s unique goals and desires, helps her to achieve outstanding results for each patient.

She holds a medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and completed a fellowship in breast and cosmetic surgery at Georgetown University Hospital. Married, with three daughters,

Dr. Bedford is also a serious athlete and enjoys a variety of activities including horseback riding, biking, and weight training.