Our Team!

Founder & Grand Master Trainer

Amanda Banks

Amanda Banks founded Eastside Microblading in 2017 with the vision to change lives through permanent makeup. Amanda  is an international Grand Master Permanent Makeup Artist & Educator, and is on the Board of Directors for the American Academy of Micropigmentation (AAM). Amanda is one of the most highly recognized permanent makeup educators with hundreds of students around the world, and thousands of client treatments completed.

Lead Master Artist

Zara Hashemi

Zara is a master level, board certified permanent makeup artist and specializes in Microblading, Powder Ombre, Lip Blushing and Eyeliner. With thousands of treatments under her belt, clients travel from around the country to have their treatments done by Zara. She has perfect work, and the best sense of humor!

Body Sculpting Technician

Susan Isaly

Susan is our lead Body Sculpting Technician at our Scottsdale, AZ location. She will listen to your concerns and put together a plan to target your stubborn areas and reach your goals. She loves making people look and feel beautiful. Susan lives in Scottsdale with her husband and 2 spoiled pups.

Body Sculpting Technician

Kimmy Salcedo

Kimmy has been in the beauty industry for over 10 years and she takes a lot of pride in helping her clients feel and look their absolute best. She has two beautiful children that are her reason for who she is and everything she does!

Meet our receptionist - Kaitlyn! Kaitlyn

Front Desk Receptionist

Kaitlyn Hettinga

Meet our receptionist Kaitlyn! Kaitlyn is the friendly, happy face behind the phone when you call to book. She works from home with her beautiful one year old. She loves helping our customers navigate their appointments and answering any questions they may have!

Customer Support

Bel Deraco

Bel is the cheerful spirit behind our customer service and client onboarding. She is passionate about helping customers change their lives through beauty and health! Bel is is an avid traveler and documents her many adventures overseas!


Jessa Balbuena

Jessa is our super talented, organization extraordinaire! She creates the most seamless onboarding experience for our clients and students that travel to us for services from around the world. She is passionate about travel and discovering more about the world.