Our Team

Howard Murad, M.D., FAAD

Howard Murad, M.D., FAAD is a board certified dermatologist, pharmacist and Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA. Dr. Murad has personally treated over 50,000 patients and holds 19 patents for advances in the science of skin health. Known as “The Father of Internal Skincare” for being an originator of the use of dietary supplements to promote skin health and as the pioneer of the use of Alpha Hydroxy Acids in topical skin care, Dr. Murad has received numerous recognitions including “The Aesthetic Visionary Award for Lifetime Achievement” from The Aesthetic Show – (an award that is now called the “Howard Murad, MD Visionary Award”).

He continues his innovative research today using his training as a pharmacist and a physician, his insights as an entrepreneur and his enormous passion for life to positively transform the overall health and wellness of people across the globe. He is in the process of launching a new study in conjunction with UCLA and the VA Greater Los Angeles to determine the positive effects of his whole body treatment approach on veterans struggling with PTSD. An author of several books, including the best-selling The Water Secret, Dr. Murad’s latest book, Conquering Cultural Stress, was released in January of 2015.

JoLyn Gibb, MIHS Medical Aesthetic Nurse


JoLyn has over 13 years of experience and is one of the top aesthetic nurse specialists in the medical industry. JoLyn is immersed in maintaining each client’s individuality and has a keen eye for establishing facial harmony, both of which are aspects that cannot be defined by training or awards, but rather by an expression that is unique to what defines her practice.

Greta Shaw, MIHS Medical Aesthetic Nurse


Greta is a board certified Family and Geriatric Nurse Practitioner who specializes in Clinical Dermatology, Medical Aesthetics and Primary Care. Greta has an artistic edge to her science-based medical aesthetic practice; she has the gift of dexterity and can address the slightest imperfections. She uses some of the latest products and medical procedures to create amazing non-surgical and in-office procedural outcomes.

Paula Coyne, MIHS Medical Aesthetician Inclusive Health Practitioner


Paula has been with Murad for over a decade; she was the first to practice Dr. Murad’s Inclusive Health philosophy and innovative approach to aging. Her Inclusive Health knowledge coupled with her extensive Medical Aesthetics expertise has established her as one of the most highly regarded aestheticians in the field.

Emily Dowe, MIHS Physician Assistant


Emily is a licensed and board certified Physician Assistant that has expertise in all aspects of cosmetic and medical dermatology. She is skilled in administering Botox, other neurotoxins, and injectable fillers. She works with patients to design specific aesthetic treatment plans that are individualized and comprehensive while incorporating at home regimens.