YOUR BIALife Mentors

Shasa Hu M.D.

Dr. Shasa Hu is a board-certified dermatologist with a very active clinical practice of general and cosmetic dermatology.

She loves to educate her patients about the basics and what’s true and new the latest trends/fads in skin care and beauty. She also infuses her passion for teaching into her research on early detection of skin cancer and melanoma prevention.

Dr. Hu earned her undergraduate degree at Stanford University, and her medical degree with Alpha Omega Alpha award from Washington University School of Medicine. She completed her dermatology residency at University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital. She has received awards and grants from the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery and the Dermatology Foundation. When off-duty, she loves cooking for her two boys and planning trips with them. She is also obsessed with shoes, lipsticks, savory foods and pop culture.

Janelle Vega M.D.

Dr Janelle Vega is a board-certified dermatologist with a focus on cosmetic dermatology including injectables and lasers, with an emphasis on a holistic approach to skin care and aging.

She is among an elite group of trainers who teach other physicians skills to optimize rejuvenation using injectables. She is highly sought after for her aesthetic expertise and offers natural looking transformations, while maintaining the integrity of each person’s uniqueness.

Dr. Vega earned her undergraduate degree from Haverford College, and graduated Cum Laude. She received her medical degree from University of Florida College of Medicine with Alpha Omega Alpha award. After her internship in internal medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School, she completed her first year of dermatology residency at University of Puerto Rico, and University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, where she received an award for Excellence in Dermatologic Surgery. When off duty, she loves to travel, and can’t live without Cuban coffee, lipstick, fashion, and yoga.