About Us

Conveniently located to serve St. George UT, Washington UT and Mesquite, NV

Expert Care

Amara Med Spa’s mission is to enhance the health and natural beauty of our clients by providing safe, high quality care, patient education and state of the art aesthetic services that help our clients look and feel their best.

Guided by our core values, we strive to be the most trusted, innovative and respected provider of aesthetic services in southern Utah. We consistently provide our clients with exceptional service and top quality personalized care. We hold our client relationships in the highest regard and work to ensure that their loyalty to Amara is unbreakable. Our actions and behaviors reflect the respect we have for our clients, our teammates, and the community we live and work in.

  • Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Accountability
  • Passion

Assuring our clients’ satisfaction and loyalty to Amara is our overarching goal. Everything we do will be to make our clients feel valued and respected.

Our Providers

Meet our friendly & experienced staff! Each member of our talented team is hand-selected. They completely embody the Amara mission and core values, and they’re the best at what they do.

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Dr. Kristen Tarbet, MD, FACS, FAAO

Board Certified Oculofacial Plastic Surgeon
As an Opthalmic Facial Plastic, Cosmetic, and Reconstructive Surgeon, Dr. Kristin Tarbet’s area of expertise focuses on the eyelids and face. Double fellowship-trained and double board certified, Dr. Tarbet has detailed knowledge of the anatomy and structures of the face. With this specialized focus, she is able to provide the most current and effective surgical and non-surgical techniques for reconstructive and cosmetic facial procedures.

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Dr. Tarbet has authored numerous clinical articles, scientific publications, and textbook chapters. She lectures, trains, and instructs physicians both locally and nationally. She is also the recipient of several awards, including most innovative cosmetic technique.

AMARA Medical Aesthetics is part of Dr. Tarbet’s practice designed to help you achieve your aesthetic goals and optimize your skin’s health.

Toni Pemberton, RN

Toni Pemberton, NP

Toni has worked in healthcare for over 20 years. She is an experienced, certified injector who utilizes her knowledge, skills, and artistic gifts to help people showcase their natural beauty. She is passionate about helping her patients understand their options so they can achieve their own personal goals in aesthetics. She enjoys getting to know her patients and works with them to create a customized, individual treatment plan. She is dedicated to providing the very best service and continues to seek more knowledge to incorporate into her practice.

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Toni is currently working towards becoming a nurse practitioner. In her free time she likes to be with family and friends and enjoys activities like boating, hiking, and yoga.

Our Aestheticians

Anne-Marie Henderson<br />

Anne-Marie Henderson

Anne-Marie graduated from the Euro Institute of Skin Care in 2009 and became a Master Aesthetician in 2014. She brings her skillset and knowledge in all aspects of medical aesthetics by providing result driven procedures. She’s most excited to bring her expertise in hair restoration to Amara. Anne-Marie’s goal is to help her patients’ love the skin or hair they’re in and delivers it with true care and compassion.

In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, husband, three children, grandson and her 2 dogs @rockythesherruff. @naturallyme_annemarie


Kristen Fitzgerald

Kristen attended Aesthetic school at The Skin Institute in St. George UT, graduating in 2008. She has been working as a Master Aesthetician for nine years. She became an integral part of the Amara team in October of 2010. Kristen is a highly skilled Aesthetician trained in all aspects of skin care and the latest in age management technology. She is particularly experienced in Ultherapy, a non surgical procedure to lift and tighten the skin naturally. Ultherapy and PRP microneedling treatments are among her favorite procedures to perform.

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In her personal time, Kristen enjoys reading and spending time with her husband and son.

“I truly have a strong passion for my job! I strive to build lasting relationships with my clients and work hard to help them achieve their aesthetic skin goals soon.”

Deidre Bishop

Deidre Bishop

With a diverse background in education, executive assistance, and human resources, Deidre brings a unique blend of skills and a vibrant energy to her role as the office manager. Armed with a degree in History from Brigham Young University, she excels in research and organization, ensuring seamless operations and a remarkable customer service experience for ALL of our patients.

Deidre’s infectious enthusiasm and problem-solving prowess make her the go-to person for tackling any of life’s inevitable bobbles.

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Whether it’s finding the perfect solution for a scheduling hiccup or going the extra mile to ensure every patient leaves with a smile, she is dedicated to making each visit to Amara Med Spa truly exceptional.

When she’s not conquering the office, Deidre embraces her passions outside of work. As a mother of three adult children, she understands the importance of family and cherishes quality time spent with loved ones. From rock crawling in her Jeep to delving into family stories through research, her adventurous spirit and love for uncovering new experiences never cease.

In her downtime, you might find Deidre sharing her musical talents, as she takes joy in teaching violin. She also nurtures her wanderlust, exploring new destinations near and far. Whether she’s teaching, traveling, or simply enjoying the company of her family, Deidre approaches every aspect of life with a lively and fun-loving spirit.

Discover the warm and welcoming atmosphere at Amara Med Spa, where Deidre’s dedication and vibrant personality ensure that each visit is met with unparalleled care and a touch of excitement. Get ready to experience outstanding customer service and leave with a smile that reflects the joy she brings to our team.

Tiana Tidwell

Tiana Tidwell

Tiana has enjoyed working in the aesthetics industry for 7 years. She especially enjoys making sure patients feel comfortable at Amara Med Spa. Tiana has a passion for customer service. It is important to her to help clients feel beautiful inside and out. Having a knowledge of our products and services has been a great strength for her as one of our receptionists.

Tiana enjoys time with her 3 children and husband. She is passionate about beauty, fashion and travel.



Hope is passionate about aesthetics and eager to explore the latest technologies at Amara Med Spa. She is working toward a Business degree and she looks forward to her future. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, as well as traveling.

Meet Toni

Learn a bit more about our experienced Injector, Toni! 



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Our talented, professional team consistently achieves outstanding aesthetic improvements for our clients, but you don’t have to take our word for it. Check out our Before & After Gallery to see for yourself why Amara Med Spa has so many loyal clients throughout the St. George and Washington, UT areas and beyond.