About

"While attending a Nurse Practitioner Conference in Toronto in 2015, I was introduced to medical aesthetics and developed a keen interest. I began to search and train in cosmetic dermatology, and this led me further down the road to a career in medical aesthetics."

Carolann Riggs, Touch & Glow Medical Director & Aesthetician

Carolann prides herself as being extremely passionate about her work and thrives on continuing education to offer the best and most effective treatments available to her patients. 

She trains extensively to enhance her expertise in neurotoxin and fillers. She attends regular training and certification courses to maintain the competencies and skills in all treatments offered at the clinic.

30+ Years of Nursing Experience

Carolann graduated from Grace General Hospital School of Nursing in 1990. She accepted a position as Staff Nurse in the Emergency Department at the Burin Hospital and continued to work there until 2002. Carolann returned to Centre of Nursing Studies and pursued a diploma in Nurse Practitioner, graduating in December 2003.  She then began working at the hospital in Grand Bank where she worked as Family Nurse Practitioner and the Long Term Care, Blue Crest.

Carolann graduated from Athabasca University in 2005 with a Bachelor of Nursing.  In November 2010, she returned to the Burin Hospital as a Nurse Practitioner in the Emergency Department.  In 2015, she graduated from Athabasca University with a Master’s Degree of Nursing.  In 2020, Carolann travelled to THMA Consultants Inc in Markham, Ontario to pursue training in medical aesthetics.

  • Registered Nurse Practitioner with CRRNL (College of Registered Nurses of Newfoundland & Labrador)
  • Member of the CNA (Canadian Nurses Association)
  • Member of the CSASN (Canadian Society of Aesthetics Specialty Nurses).