Serenity MedSpa

"The Best Kept Secret in Bloomington-Normal"

Serenity MedSpa is your Central Illinois location for the highest quality facial injectables, laser services, noninvasive cosmetic services and relaxation. Our staff is committed to providing you with the best care and effective solutions for you and your skin. 

Welcome and thank you for choosing Serenity MedSpa,
Dr. Brewer and Staff



Benjamin Brewer, M.D.

Dr. Brewer received his doctorate in 1994 from Southern Illinois University and is the founder and director of Prairie Family Medicine and Obstetrics in Forrest, IL. Dr. Brewer specializes in facial injectables and skin resurfacing




Karen Bach, Office Manager

Karen has been with Serenity MedSpa since 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 along with the Standard Process vitamin line.


Julie Preston, Physician Assistant

Julie is a 1999 graduate from the charter class of the SIU-Carbondale Physician Assistant program. She brings over 15 years of specialized experience in general and cosmetic Dermatology. Her special interests are treating adolescent and adult acne, as well as creating personalized anti-aging skin care treatment plans and therapies. She has over 14 years of experience with botox injections, dermal fillers and ablative laser therapy. She is passionate about providing services to rejuvenate and preserve total skin health.


Kara Granadino, Nurse Injector

Kara is a registered nurse and a licensed cosmetologist with over 4 years of nurse injector experience. She received her Bachelors of Nursing degree from Lakeview College of Nursing in 2001. She is available for facial injectables and laser treatments.


Courtney James, Medical Aesthetician

Courtney received her esthetics training at Midwest College of Cosmetology in Normal, IL. She has extensive training doing chemical peels, laser hair reduction and intense pulse light (IPL) treatments. She has been a licensed Medical Aesthetician since 2007. She is also available for waxing, facials and laser services including body contouring and skin tightening. 



Jennifer Solis, Medical Aesthetician

Jennifer is a 2003 graduate of the Lincoln College Esthetics Program in Normal, IL. She has been providing cosmetic skin care for more than 13 years with additional experience in dermatology. She specializes in eyebrow design and performs our Semi-Permanent Eyebrow procedures at the spa. She is available for laser services, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, dermaplaning, facials, full-body waxing and eyebrow/eyelash tinting.