We are passionate about beautiful skin.


Skinsation Clinic began in 2014 by Martina Heffernan (CIBTAC & ITEC) who has a wealth of knowledge with over 15 years experience in skin clinics across Ireland and Australia. Martina has a passion for all things skincare and continues to attend advanced training to remain at the fore front of the skin industry. She has genuine passion for helping clients achieve their skin goals. Martina has advanced knowledge in skin Peels, Micro-Needling, Laser and IPL treatments. Skinsation works with clinically proven brands to ensure excellent results.

Martina’s approach to skin is not one size fits all, she makes sure your skin routine suits your skin type and lifestyle. Martina helps her clients with many skin concerns including acne, rosacea, aging skin and specialises in bridle skincare for the big day.

Martina Heffernan is joined by Shadi Ahmadnia (CIBTAC ITEC CIDESCO), the pair started their careers together many years ago in the same clinic. They share the same passion for skincare and a great deal of knowledge to have in one clinic. Shadi has been in the aesthetic industry for over 16 years. She has a wealth of knowledge for result driven treatments and specialises in customised treatment plans for her clients to get the best results. Shadi has worked alongside doctors and nurses all her career giving her a deeper understanding of the advanced aesthetic industry. She specialises in Laser Hair Removal and skin rejuvenation treatments working with the gold standard Lumenis IPL system. Shadi enjoys her work and has a loyal client following.




The Skinsation Clinic Team collaborates with Dr. Tom & Nurse Claire for all aesthetic injectable treatments the clinic provides.

Nurse Claire 
Claire trained as a general Nurse in the UK where she then went on to work in the surgical wards. Claire developed her career in the specialist vascular units in leading hospitals in the UK where she developed a passion for the aesthetic side of nursing. She has continued to up skill since returning home to Ireland. Claire is very experienced and knowledgeable in both surgical and aesthetic fields with over 8 years experience and many different treatments to offer from dermal and lip fillers. She also specialises in tear trough fillers. She is passionate about the best brands of fillers and making sure her patient is relaxed and comfortable during her treatments. 

Dr Tom McConnell
Dr. Tom McConnell studied medicine at NUI Galway and graduated in 1978. He is highly qualified and respected in the field of Aesthetic Medicine having later trained with the Author and renowned Dermatologist Prof Nick Lowe in London.

Dr. McConnell has a vast knowledge in the field of Aesthetic Medicine and is in big demand with clients but is also highly sought after by his peers in training. He is one of the most experienced trainers in the field of Aesthetic Medicine in Ireland and is a member of the British Association of Cosmetic Doctors.

Dr. McConnell prescribes the most advanced treatments in Aesthetic Medicine, for fine lines, wrinkles, frown lines, crows feet, acne and excessive sweating. 


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