Medical Spa located in Washington, DC, DC & Columbia, MD

Radiance MedSpa DC is the exemplary blend between a day spa and medical clinic, offering all of the latest amenities and services to have you feeling refreshed and looking fantastic under the supervision of your board-certified plastic surgeon. Conveniently located in the Dupont Circle neighborhood in the heart of Washington, D.C. and Columbia, MD, Radiance MedSpa has served diverse patients of all ages who want to look and feel their best for over a decade.

With a wide range of aesthetic services including microneedling, weight loss plans, laser hair removal, and Botox®, there is something for everyone at Radiance MedSpa DC. The team has unmatched personal attention to detail with each patient who comes through the doors and works specifically on each of their goals until results are realized.

At the beginning of each patient’s journey, a member of the Radiance MedSpa DC team consults and assesses your issues and concerns while noting medical history and goals. Then, a personalized treatment plan is designed especially for you and your budget. Personal attention with beautiful results, welcoming staff, and an affordable price, you’re sure to leave more youthful Radiance.

Meet Our Team

Dr. Fripp

Board Certified Plastic Surgeon & Medical Director
Our Medical Director: Dr. Vikisha Fripp is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon who specializes in non-surgical facial enhancement and rejuvenation. She has been in practice for over 13 years, 6 years with us. She trained at Howard University for her General Surgery and received her Plastic Surgery training at Cornell University. At Radiance she supervises our nurse injectors who a wide range of experience. She believes in the mission of Radiance MedSpa DC offering “personal attention, beautiful results”. Each treatment is custom tailored to the patient to bring out their individual beauty.


Ilona Soboleva, RN

Registered Nurse
Ilona Soboleva, certified aesthetic RN, BSN (Georgetown University) is a practitioner with over 20 years of experience, of which last 5 were dedicated exclusively to aesthetic field. She successfully performs full range of laser treatments and IPL, chemical peels, sclerotherapy, radiofrequency based treatments. She is particularly passionate about injection therapies and is trained in advanced and off label injections of all neurotoxins and dermal fillers approved in USA. In her treatments she prefers to use micro cannulas for most of dermal filler injections, which makes the procedure much more comfortable and significantly safer for her patients.


Christina Hernandez, RN, BSN

Registered Nurse
Her degrees are in Nursing and Spanish from James Madison University. She has over 15 years of experience in various nursing fields, including Cardiothoracic Surgery, Medical and Surgical Intensive Care, Trauma and Burn Intensive Care, Case Management and Aesthetic Medicine. Her clients have described her as patient, knowledgeable, attentive to detail, and thorough. One new Radiance client stated: “I love her honesty and patience with my numerous questions, it helped me to relax.” She has a passion for making people look their best and is dedicated to their great results. She is certified in Botox, Dermal fillers, IPL Laser, Laser Hair Removal, Microdermabrasion & Micro Needling, and CryoSkin. Fluent in Spanish. Se Habla Español.


Mary Clancy, RN

Registered Nurse
Nurse Mary is a master injector with a 20 year background in oncology and cardiology who is known for her compassionate, graceful and gentle nature. Being a natural fit to providing aesthetic treatments she is dedicated to promoting the well-being of each patient to ensure they love the way they look. With a settled approach, she is certified in all injectables and performs laser rejuvenation, hair removal, medical peels, Cryo Facials, Microdermabrasion and Micro-Needling.


Angela Elliot

Master Aesthetician
Angela Elliott is an experienced clinical aesthetician specializing in customized skin-care therapies for medical and non-medical skin conditions. She holds a degree in Health Education and Public Health. Angela has been an advocate and an educator to women for health and wellness issues for more than 20 years. Following her passion for the beauty and wellness industry, Angela has blended the two careers. She continued her advance medical esthetic courses and studied with The Rayner Institute for Career Advancement and the Institute of Derm Med in Atlanta, GA. Angela has received certification in the following specialties:

  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Microdermabrasion & Micro Needling
  • Medical Peels
  • Skin Tag Removal – Super Hyfrecator
  • Cryo Facial
  • Customized Facials
  • Laser Photofacials
  • Event Makeup Artist
  • Camouflage Therapist ( Medical Makeup and Education)

Angela has committed herself to contributing to the communities needs for enhanced self-assurance through the promotion of appearance and healthy aging.


Candice Conaway

MedSpa Director
Candice Conaway, Medspa Director, has been the acting Medspa Director at Radiance DC since 2007. She has seen Radiance Medspa DC through from the ground up. Drawing from a 15 year background in Real Estate and Property Management, Candice’s customer relations and marketing experience lends her the expertise in client care and business management. As Spa Director, she is responsible for managing operations, growing services and retail offerings and implementing business strategies and developments at Radiance DC. Her business management experience and passion for fitness, skincare, and wellness made her and Radiance a natural paring. Candice believes that medical spa services are not just for celebrities anymore. The retailing of medical aesthetics is new to the masses and Radiance Medspa DC is here to provide clinical clarity, expertise and non- surgical treatment options for the many new services and medical grade cosmeceuticals on the market today.


Domonique Allen-Smith

Certified Lash Technician & Medical Assistant
Domonique discovered her love for aesthetics through her detailed experience in a busy plastic surgery office and also has an Associates Degree in the medical field. She is trained in a number of aesthetics treatments such as Microdermabrasion, Micro-Needling, Peels, Custom Lashes, Cryo Slimming & Toning. Complimenting her aesthetics background is also her passion for designing holistic bath scrubs, body butters, lip scrubs and bath bombs, available at Radiance DC.