Our location in Douglas, Michigan provides a unique combination of small town friendliness and a spa-like environment, all within a resort town. At our spa, we are committed to delivering customized solutions for clients, enhancing and redefining their beauty – inside and out.

Our Team

Lisa Bowdish, RN

Owner & Injector

Graduated with her nursing degree in 1998, specializing in critical care and advanced cardiac medicine for over 20 years. In 2010 she pursued her career in esthetics, studying Botox injection and Juvederm fillers under Dr. Assana, a renowned plastic surgeon in Beverly Hills, CA. and with National Botox and Juvederm trainer and Nurse Practioner Sandy Hutnick in Winter Park, Florida. Licensed in Illinois, Indiana and Michigan, Lisa worked with colleagues Dr. Caringella in Chicago and Dr. Beck in Indiana. She became certified in PRP, a stem cell based treatment for the face and body in Beverly Hills and trained with Environ, a face and body skincare line that is organic and medical grade. With her family she now resides in Douglas, MI and is the creative force behind Redefine.

Brad Bengtson, MD

​Medical Director

Board-certified plastic surgeon in Michigan dedicated to helping his patients achieve the surgical or non-surgical results they desire. His reputation for excellence, state-of-the-art techniques and compassion have created a large following of patients seeking to turn back the effects of aging. He has a true passion for making a difference in the lives of his patients. With his surgical expertise and over 20 years of plastic surgery experience, Dr. Bengtson travels the world educating other plastic surgeons on his innovative procedures and techniques. It is his passion to help you find the right path to ensure the safe, natural and restored results you are seeking.

Allison Nottingham

Lisenced Esthetician & Lash Artist

Allison has been passionately working as an esthetician since 2016. She is our lead medical esthetician, specializing in age refinement, acneic prone skin, specialized facial treatments, etc. Having attended multiple trainings for our medical skin care line, Environ, she is very passionate about passing that knowledge onto her clientele to help them feel their very best! A second passion for her and is one of the worlds hottest trends, eyelash extensions. She holds certificates with the worlds leading brand of eyelash extensions, and has grown her lash clientele to new heights and takes pride in her clients overall happiness. She strives to stay relevant on the newest trends and services available in order to give her clients the best experience possible.

Melanie Gleiss

Doctor of Chiropractic

Attended the National College of Chiropractic in the Chicagoland area, and received formal massage therapy training as part of the extensive curriculum that was part of the doctorate program. This training was put to good use during the school years in her work with private clients and those she saw at the nearby Chicago Health Club. Graduating in 1988, Dr Mel worked a temporary position in Northern Indiana as a Chiropractor then moved to Michigan and in the spring of 1992, established Stillpoint Chiropractic Centre in South Haven and provided compassionate chiropractic care to her patients maintaining a strong soft tissue approach to the manual therapies. In February 2017, Dr Mel retired from active practice and the associated stresses of owning the business and in early 2018 joined the team at Redefine Med Spa as a massage therapist. In this beautiful setting Melanie provides massage with client focused sessions with a strong knowing touch, providing a full spectrum from relaxation to deep tissue work.

Kate West

Licensed Massage Therapist

Initially trained in medical massage therapy at Blue Heron Academy in Grand Rapids, MI, Kate was Board Certified and licensed in early 2018. She Joined the Redefine Team in early 2020 after practicing for 2 years in Florida. Now, after moving back to Michigan, Kate provides detailed and personalized care for all her clients. She is skilled in many massage modalities including relaxation, hot stone massage, cold stone facials, deep tissue and sports massage, and pain management.