Meet The Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Team

Dr. Lori Cherup

Dr. Lori Cherup, M.D., F.A.C.S., is a board-certified plastic surgeon and has been in private practice since 1989. She has surgical privileges at six major hospitals and is the President and Medical Director at RADIANCE, a Private Outpatient Surgery Center. Dr. Cherup is an Ivy League graduate and received her clinical training at the prestigious University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Certifications include the American Board of Plastic Surgery, memberships in The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, The American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons – an honor given to surgeons who hold themselves to the highest standards of surgical expertise and professional integrity.

Having been a patient herself, Dr. Cherup can identify with the desire to improve one’s appearance. She understands the emotional and logistical components associated with a procedure like tattoo removal. These insights, together with her vast experience and expertise, make her an outstanding Medical Director at Invisible Ink, Pittsburgh.

Amanda Carter, L.M.E., C.M.L.T.

Vice President of Clinical Operations

Since receiving her medical aesthetics license and laser certification in 2008 she has overseen more than 50,000 laser treatments. Amanda has a passion for developing team members and is experienced at creating, implementing, and managing treatment protocol and clinic procedures. She has personally performed almost 8,000 laser tattoo removal treatments and has a proven track record in the successful operational oversight, hiring, and training of key staff members in a multi-unit clinic operation. Amanda maintains a close relationship with the laser manufacturers and is the only non-employee in the nation to be certified by CynoSure and Syneron-Candela as a PicoSure and PicoWay Master Trainer.

Mandy Perrache

General Manager

Mandy is a Pennsylvania licensed Esthetician graduating from South Hills Beauty Academy in 2011. She brings over seven years experience in the laser and medical esthetics industry to Invisible Ink. Mandy loves working closely with her clients and prides herself in extending unsurpassed customer service from the initial consultation throughout the entire treatment process. Mandy is certified in a wide range of lasers as well as face and body treatments. She is eager to learn and grow in the tattoo removal industry and enjoys working with Candela’s Picoway laser.

Elizabeth Mroz-Kufen

Laser Manager

Previously in Social Work, Elizabeth developed a love for the Laser Esthetics Industry in 2008. Intrigued by the technology, she obtained a License in Esthetics in 2009 from South Hills Beauty Academy. She then pursued advanced certification in Laser Technology. Elizabeth has over nine years of experience with Lasers, performing Laser Hair Removal, Skin Rejuvenation, and Body Contouring procedures. Elizabeth is certified on the PicoSure, RevLite, Gentlemax Pro, Zerona, Amerilite (Hair removal, Fotofacial, Skin Tightening), Amerilase, Velashape and Ematrix, along with experience in Dermal Infusion, Chemical Peels, and Microdermabrasion. Elizabeth loves helping people and is excited to be working with the most advanced technology in tattoo removal with Invisible Ink.

Margot Murphy

Laser Technician

Margot is a Pennsylvania Licensed Aesthetician and has a diverse base of experience utilizing advanced laser technologies in the skin care, beauty and tattoo removal fields. In addition to being a graduate of South Hills Beauty Academy, she has trained on two generations of laser equipment, culminating with the revolutionary PicoSure used at Invisible Ink. Margot has also mastered treatments for laser hair removal using Alex/Yag Candela, Skin enhancements: Foto Facials, Skin Tightening by Syneron, Skin Medica and Vivite chemical peels, body shaping/contouring: Vela shape and Zerona, Silk Peel by Envy. Her proudest certification is from Cynosure on the PicoSure and RevLite, allowing her to provide clients with leading-edge expert skin care treatments.