Our Vision

We are passionate about helping men and women to look and feel more radiant and energized.

We offer a caring, compassionate environment where we earn the trust of our clients and build cherished, long-term relationships.

We take a holistic approach to beauty, addressing our clients’ aesthetic and anti-aging concerns in combination with integrated wellness treatments and products to improve their overall physical and emotional health.

We are committed to the highest standards of safety and continue to upgrade our skills and knowledge about new products, non-invasive techniques and technology. 

We encourage our clients to honour the changes they are making to their inner and outer beauty as a symbol of self-care and self-nurturing, confident that we have helped to enhance their lives in a positive way. 

We work in a joyous atmosphere of abundance where we celebrate our collective prosperity with the goal of expanding our integrated wellness offerings and becoming the leading physician directed medi-spa in British Columbia.


Our Team

Dr. Shehla Ebrahim


Dr. Shehla EbrahimDr Shehla Ebrahim is a certificant of the college of family physicians of Canada as well as a fellow of the College of family physicians of Canada.

Dr. Ebrahim's qualifications include:

  • Certificant of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP)
  • Fellow of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (FCFP)
  • She is a member of the following professional organizations:
  • BC College of Family Physicians
  • College of Family Physicians of Canada
  • British Columbia Medical Association
  • Society of General Practitioners of British Columbia
  • Canadian Association of Aesthetic Medicine
  • American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery
  • Medical Spa Society

Dr. Ebrahim is also the Medical Director for both Ambleside Dermedics Health Centre in West Vancouver and THE Acne Clinic.

Read Dr. Ebrahim's full bio.

Dr. Christopher Pavlou

Dr. Christopher Pavlou, Physician


Dr. Christopher Pavlou is originally from South Africa, where he received his medical training at the University of Pretoria, and graduated from medical school in 2003. He moved to Canada in 2006, and after receiving training in botox and fillers in Vancouver decided to move permanently to Vancouver. Dr Pavlou has been practicing aesthetic medicine in combination with his full-time family practice in Vancouver since 2006.

He enjoys practicing aesthetic medicine because it provides him with variety and he is interested in how new technologies can be combined with aesthetic tools such as botox and fillers to provide clients with great results that boost their self-confidence.

Dr. Pavlou’s philosophy towards aesthetic medicine is to see the patients primarily through their own eyes and to use his experience and vision to recommend treatments that may improve and enhance their appearance and self-esteem

Dr. Pavlou’s memberships include:

  • American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine
  • American Board of Anti Aging and Regenerative Medicine

Terry Almeida

Terry Almeida

Terry Almeida has been working as a laser practitioner since 1999. She received her training in Toronto and has been working at Afterglow for the past 10 years.

Terry has seen many advances in the industry but her focus continues to be on seeking new technologies and techniques to better service her clients. She is grateful for the experience she has gained working for dermatologists, plastic surgeons and ones that have been in the industry for many years. Her motivation is a happy client and the great people she works with.

Dione Gillett

Bushra Salvino

Dione Gillet, Client Coordinator Bushra Salvino