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.


Jessica Cole

Aesthetic Nurse, BSN

Jessica was born and raised just north of Nashville, in the small town of Greenbrier, TN. Jessica earned a Bachelor of Science in nursing from Western Kentucky University graduating magna cum laude. After graduation, she found her passion in dermatology and aesthetics. With over a decade of experience in the field of medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology, Jessica prides herself in providing the most up-to-date injection techniques and medical grade services with a conservative approach to enhance each individuals natural beauty. 

“Being a woman, I know that we are often our own worst critic.  The best part this job is when I am able to restore a piece of my client’s confidence and self-love.”

In her spare time, Jessica spends time with her husband Matt, family, friends, fur babies Maiya and Riley, traveling to tropical destinations, reading books, and watching reality TV.


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.

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. 


Kenneth Lanyon

Medical Director