Advanced Training Center (Instructors)


Keshia Carter-Bowen

Keshia started her cosmetology career in 1992. Upon completing Marinellos beauty school she opened Simply Divine in 1994. As the business began to grow she decided to lead by example and returned to school. Eventually earning a Graduate degree, she taught as Cosmetology/Esthetician instructor at the local Community Colleges. After completing multiple advance trainings in extensions, haircutting, and ethnic skin care, she decided to share her knowledge with future beauty industry professionals and opened her very own school. She works with the board of Barbering and Cosmetology to assist apprenticeship students get licensed in Barbering or Cosmetology as well as providing advanced education in microblading, skin care and haircutting. She has a heart to not only educate but to mentor coach and guide others to be successful in the beauty industry.

Melissa Uribe


Esthetician/Permanent Makeup Artist/Professional Make Up Artist/ Eye Lash Extension Master and Instructor.
Melissa has received training in professional make up specializing in all medias in 1992. Melissa started her career upon graduating top of her class at Citrus College Esthetician Program in 1994 and worked as Esthetician and Spa Director. In 1995 enhanced her facials with Massage Therapy training. In 1996 Melissa studied permanent makeup artistry in New York, and finally in 2007 she private trained in Eye Lash Extensions. Melissa has owned and operated her own day spa since 1996.She is not only passionate about educating her clients but her students as well.