Jennifer Golin

Advanced Nurse Injector, BSN, RN, Owner

Jennifer Golin, our founder and owner, is a Registered Nurse and an Advanced Injector. Jennifer is a Nashville local having attended David Lipscomb high school and graduating from Belmont University with her BSN in Science of Nursing. She started her nursing career at Vanderbilt University Hospital where she worked for almost a decade. She entered into aesthetic nursing in 2007 working with a local Dermatologist. She later became a head nurse at two other local medical spas. In 2014 she branched out on her own starting Splendid Skin. In April 2018 she opened the doors to Splendid Skin in Franklin Tennessee. With over a decade of skin care, laser, and injectable experience, Jennifer has dedicated herself to providing comprehensive and quality care to her clients. She believes the value of her services are found in the details and is committed to providing an extraordinary experience to each of her clients. Jennifer believes each person is created with a unique physical artistry and her goal is to “simply enhance each individual’s natural beauty.” Jennifer resides in Franklin Tennessee with her husband Paul and their four children.



 Lesley Patterson

Office Manager, Advanced Skincare Specialist

Lesley Patterson is our chief overseer of all things Splendid Skin. Lesley is responsible for the team operations, office management, client related services, and marketing. Lesley has always had a passion for skin care and the beauty industry. She excels in making women feel confident, skin education within our products, and extremely detail oriented when it comes to every single client. Lesley is a Nashville native and loves her community. She enjoys spending time with friends, experiencing new Nashville restaurants, and attending sporting events. If you can’t catch her in Nashville she is probably on the beach or with a fishing pole in hand.

Courtney Hunt

Advanced Aesthetic Injector, NP

Courtney Hunt is a board certified family nurse practitioner, who brings over eight years of nursing experience to the practice. Courtney began her career as an emergency room nurse. Her critical care experience has given her an eye for detail, appreciation for patient safety and a commitment to quality patient care. 
Courtney then transitioned into the world of aesthetic dermatology. She has had extensive training in all aspects of skin care including dermal fillers,neutrotoxins, lasers, and various other medical aesthetic devices. She prides herself on providing her clients with the most up to date techniques in order to enhance their own natural beauty. In her free time Courtney enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, drinking coffee, and going to restaurants.As a mother, Courtney understands the importance of self care and it’s role in overall health and wellness.


Amy Bannerman

Aesthetic Nurse Injector


With over 20 years experience as a nurse, Amy graduated from St. Joseph Hospital School of Nursing in Memphis,TN with a Diploma in Nursing. Following graduation, she worked in the Emergency Department at UT Bowld Hospital for five years. After relocating to Nashville, Amy spent over the next decade in Dermatology and Aesthetics. Amy then pursued her passion for medical aesthetics specializing in cosmetic treatments including neuromodulators, dermal fillers and medical grade services.  While developing a realistic approach and listening to her clients, Amy focuses on a treatment plan to achieve most desired results. Her favorite moment of an appointment is the moment the patient looks at their transformation in the mirror. In her spare time, Amy spends time with her family and friends, discovering new restaurants, and drinking good wine


Ali Adkins

Medical Aesthetician


Ali has been an Esthetician for a couple years now and thrives on reaching her clients skin goals and each individuals skin health. Ali graduated from Aveda Institute in Nashville, TN. The primary focus of her career is healing her clients skin whether that means anti-aging goals or clarifying treatments. Ali specializes in Hydrafacials, Oxygen facials, Microneedling, Dermaplaning, Chemical Peels, & more!

Dr. Nicholas Tarola

Medical Director 

Dr. Nicholas Tarola is a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon with extensive training in both cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, breast and body. A native of Pennsylvania, Dr. Tarola graduated from Muhlenberg College and obtained his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia where he stayed to complete his residency in general surgery at Thomas Jefferson University. Finally, he moved with his wife and children to Nashville where he completed his plastic surgery training at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.