Meet the Founder and Medical Director


Meet the founder & medical director


Stephanie Kriener, RN, BSN is the owner and operator of Posh Facial Esthetics Med Spa in Rochester, MN.

Stephanie received her BSN from The University of Iowa and has over 21 years of experience in nursing to include Intensive Care in the Cardiac Unit at St. Mary's. Thanks to the success of Posh Facial Esthetics in the Rochester community, she now focuses her time on her clients, staying current with the leading edge of esthetic treatment options available and focusing on the Posh day to day operations. Stephanie is member of America Academy of Medical Esthetic Professionals, AAMEP . She holds multiple certifications to include Dermal Filler and BOTOX® Injection and has trained with some of the leading experts in the field of cosmetic medical procedures. She  has trained with The Doctors Beauty Correspondent, Launa Stone, RN, in Calabasas, CA. 

She is living her dream making Minnesota more beautiful one face at a time. Originally from California, she has made Rochester her home. When she is not busy at the spa, you can find Stephanie enjoying quality time with her children or studying the newest and most up to date aesthetic services to provide her clients with the highest quality possible.


Dr. Christopher Balgobin, MD is our medical director and is the CEO/Medical Director of Arijai Aesthetic and Wellness in Burnsville, MN. He is highly skilled in minimally invasive Smartlipo laser liposuction, Cellulaze, Precision TX, fat grafting to buttocks and breasts, and administering Botox and dermal fillers for non-surgical facelift aesthetics.

Dr. BBL employs an advanced dermal filler technique using a micro cannula, which is used only by a small subset of aesthetic injectors. He regularly trains and mentors other professional on aesthetic injections.

Dr. BBL is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery as well s a Fellow of Board Certification in Anti-aging and Rejuvenation Medicine. He is also an expert on medical weight loss. Dr. BBL is a public and motivational speaker who is well-adversed in helping inform the public regarding medical issues and lifestyle changes.