Introduction

Face Reality Skincare is an award-winning acne brand that offers the most comprehensive online acne training to skincare professionals so they can identify and treat even the most stubborn acne cases using Face Reality’s holistic treatment protocol.

Experts

Certified Acne Experts are the backbone of our company with over 3,000 across the U.S. 

Products

Build personalized routines with expertly formulated products.

Results

Our holistic protocol and products heal skin and provide long-term results.

Starting The Business

Leading with Compassion and Purpose

meet our other leaders

Kate Bowyer VP of Service and Operations
Deanna Fleming VP of Marketing and E-Commerce
Angela Randev Controller and VP of Finance
NANCY LEUNG VP of Product Development
Patrick Romani Co-Founder
Bryant Tong Board Advisor
Kate Bowyer VP of Service and Operations

Kate is a UC Berkeley alum with extensive experience in Service, Product, Change Management and Business Operations. She started her career in Market Research and later ran a digital transformation initiative for a Financial Investment firm, but ultimately followed her passion for empowering small business owners to be more successful by delivering life changing experiences and results. With 12 years of experience in the skincare industry, Kate brings Face Reality a passion for helping estheticians expand their skincare knowledge and grow their business by helping their clients get clear.

Deanna Fleming VP of Marketing and E-Commerce

Originally from Ontario, Canada, Deanna has over 15 years of hands-on experience in Marketing, Trade Marketing, and Sales across consumer packaged goods and technical apparel industries, respectively. As VP of Marketing and E-Commerce, Deanna drives the development of Brand and Marketing strategies to help grow Face Reality Skincare as the #1 Professional Acne Brand, support our growing community of Certified Acne Experts, and help people experiencing acne find an effective, long-term solution.

Angela Randev Controller and VP of Finance

Angela holds a master's degree in Accounting and Financial Management and a bachelor's degree in Business Administration. With over 20 years of experience in leadership roles across various industries including (but not limited to) manufacturing and healthcare, she brings with her a wealth of expertise in process improvement and designing financial systems for rapid-growth companies and startups. Drawn to Face Reality’s purpose and passion for building an inclusive, supportive community, Angela joined the team with the goal of helping the company scale successfully and continue to improve overall efficiency.

NANCY LEUNG VP of Product Development

Nancy is a UC Berkeley alum who brings over 20 years of beauty industry experience with a focus on product development, strategy and brand management. Her experience includes strategy, formula, testing, packaging, and product marketing for various notable brands including Amyris/Biossance and Perricone MD. She is excited to strengthen and grow Face Reality through new products and protocols that support Acne Experts and their clients, and to solidify us as the professional brand of choice for treating all aspects of acne.

Patrick Romani Co-Founder

A Bay Area native, Patrick began his career in the food and hospitality industry, first selling restaurant supplies then leveling up to part-owner of Larry Blake’s Restaurant, a premier blues club in Northern California. Patrick left the restaurant and nightclub business after 26 years to open Face Reality Acne Clinic with Laura Cooksey in 2005. With the subsequent growth of the Clinic, Laura became a sought-after educator, and the pursuit of developing exceptional products, training, and support propelled Face Reality to where we are today.

Bryant Tong Board Advisor

Bryant has an extensive background in developing and growing early-stage companies, bringing more than two decades of experience in venture capital, finance, operations and fundraising. He has helped numerous companies develop successful strategic and tactical plans for rapid growth. Bryant currently serves as Managing Director at a leading venture capital firm based in the Bay Area and is Chairman of the NUG Board of Directors in addition to his position at Face Reality Skincare.

Learning From Our Experts

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