About us

Located in Cool Springs, Schaffer Skin provides knowledge and highly skilled services in a conservative way while achieving natural results. Our team articulates the craft of non- surgical medical grade services and cosmetic injectables by providing advanced technology to achieve a natural look for each individual.

While using this in our practice we strive to bring out confidence and offering the most personalized care. Our goal is to align our expertise while creating an environment of stewardship to reflect our story and the importance of taking care of people.

Tara Schaffer

Founder and Medical Esthetician

A native to Nashville, Tara started her career as a licensed Medical Esthetician in 2000. Graduating from Jon Nave University in Nashville, she pursued her interest in dermatology. She has worked with reputable dermatologist throughout her career in the Franklin area. With advanced training and continued education this allowed Tara to provide medical grade services with customized care using the most cutting- edge approach. Her certifications include IPL, Laser Hair Removal, Laser Vein Therapy, Non -Ablative Laser Resurfacing, Tattoo Removal, Micro Needling, HydraFacial, Microdermabrasion, Chemical Peels, and Dermaplaning. 

“The most rewarding part of this job are the relationships that are built while providing each client with a personalized treatment plan to achieve successful results, and the visible changes that are created when educating patients on proper skincare.” 

Her ambition and knowledge of aesthetics provided her the tools to open Schaffer Skin.  

Outside of work Tara enjoys her time with family, friends and traveling.


Alexa Boggess

Medical Esthetician

Alexa grew up in a small town in West Virginia. After high school, Alexa moved to Florida working for the Walt Disney World company as a performer. There her passion for skincare grew. She then went to New York City to study beauty and special effects makeup graduating from Makeup Designory. Alexa relocated to Nashville, TN in 2017 attending school at The Aveda Institute for Esthetics. She has experience in medical offices offering a variety of services. She is certified in medical grade treatments including micro needling, laser treatments, hydrafacial, chemical peels and dermaplaning. Alexa provides personalized skincare consultations to all ages. 

“As an Aestetician I want to inspire people of all ages to embrace their natural beauty, help bring out self confidence, educate them, help age gracefully, and enjoy the journey. “ 

In her spare time Alexa loves to travel, spend time with friends, family, and corgi, Arlo. 


Brianna Hill

Nurse Practitioner, DNP, FNP-C

Brianna is a board certified Nurse Practitioner. After receiving her bachelors of science in nursing from Belmont University in 2016 she began her nursing career in dermatology. In 2018, Bri went on to pursue doctorate of nursing practice at the University of Tennessee Knoxville.   Bri has a passion for medical dermatology treating all ages who suffer from acne, eczema, psoriasis, skin cancer and common skin conditions. Bri is also has experience in aesthetics, she is certified in neuromodulators, dermal filler and laser treatments.

"I chose to advance my career in nursing in order to provide a start to finish, comprehensive approach to patient care while building and manitaining strong personal relationships."

Bri was born in Texas and raised in Franklin, TN. In her spare time, Bri likes to spend time with her husband Dallas, family, and friends. 
If not at the office, you can find Bri on the golf course, hunting or at the beach with a great murder-mystery book in hand.

Jennifer Warren

Nurse Practitioner

Jennifer is a board-certified nurse practitioner and Nashville native.  After receiving her Masters of Science in Nursing degree from Vanderbilt University, Jennifer moved to Chicago and began her career as a cardiac/telemetry nurse at St. Mary’s Hospital. She has worked in multiple specialties, including cardiology, internal medicine, facial plastic surgery, dermatology, and aesthetics.
Jennifer’s main focus and priority throughout her career has been to have her patients leave her office feeling better than when they entered. In dermatology and aesthetics, her goal is to keep skin healthy & vibrant while maintaining a natural & refreshed look.
In her free time Jennifer loves to travel, spend time with friends, family and her sweet dog Lucy, staying active hiking or taking a yoga class, and exploring new restaurants & activities in Nashville.


Kenneth Lanyon

Medical Director