About Us

About Aria

Helping you feel beautiful at every age

Located in the heart of the Shuswap! We have been in business in Blind Bay since 2017 and have expanded our practice and team over the years. We deliver a superior Medical Spa, Day Spa and Laser Clinic for the South Shuswap including Salmon arm, Blind Bay and Kamloops. Our highly trained and skilled practitioners offer advanced skin rejuvenation and resurfacing treatments so you can get the results you deserve.

We want to help you look and feel your best at every age. We have the right tools, knowledge and skills to help treat a variety of skin conditions including acne, acne scarring, stretch marks, rosacea, hyperpigmentation and more. Our Medi-Spa services include advanced, non-invasive services, to assist you in meeting you personalized goals. We have also introduced state of the art equipment to keep you comfortable during your treatments or services.

Experts in our field

Laine Cooper - CEO, LPN

Cosmetic Nurse Injector
Medical Aesthetician

Laine is the owner of Aria Medi-Spa & Laser Clinic, as well as the Cosmetic Nurse Injector, Medical Aesthetician and Medi-Spa Director for all of the advanced practices we have here for your cosmetic skin concerns.

Laine has been trained by the best of the best from the east to the west coast of Canada. She takes pride in her education and has been fortunate to work with some of the best master injector physicians and surgeons in the Country. She is also currently enrolled in the BScN program through the University of Athabasca focusing on further advancing her scope of practise to further grow the services she provides her clients.

Laine loves science, technology, Lasers, Botox, Filler and Medical Skin Care, and looks forward to every consultation and treatment that she get with our clients.

Her favorite part of her job is watching people transform on the outside to make them feel better and more confident on the inside.

Dr. Cody Thomson - Partner MD


Dr. Thomson is a Canadian physician who was born and raised in Alberta. He made his move to Salmon Arm with his family to take part in the amazing lifestyle and opportunities that the interior of BC has to offer.

He completed medical school in 2011 and post graduate residency training in Family Medicine at the University of Alberta in 2013. Dr. Thomson grew an incredibly busy rural practice in Drayton Valley, Alberta.

He practices clinic based care, minor surgeries, emergency medicine and hospital in patient care. In 2018 Dr. Thomson has added medical aesthetics and injectables to his repertoire and enjoys expanding his scope of practice in this area. Currently he practices full face and neck Botox, and full face, neck, chest and hand hyaluronic acid filler injections. Additionally, he can treat migraine headaches and TMJ disorders with Botox. He also has significant experience treating facial paralysis (Bells Palsy). His motto? "I just make beautiful people more beautiful."

Dr. Thomson is Arias Medical Director for all medical aesthetic practices from injectables to laser or prescriptions required for treatments.


Medical Aesthetician

​Shayna has been with ARIA since July 2020, she joined the team after completing the Medical Aesthetics Laser Program at Mark Anthony in Langley, BC. Shayna is a key component to our team and provides a lot of the medical skin treatments that we have to offer, as well as offering the day spa services​ including lash lifts and tints. Shayna looks forward to continuing to grow her clientele here in the Shuswap!

You can follow Shayna on Instagram @skin.byshayna

Unveil Your Radiant Skin

Embrace your skin's natural beauty at any stage of life with the help of our dedicated skincare specialists. Come see us in Blind Bay, BC, and explore the personalized solutions we offer to enhance your confidence and reveal your most stunning self at every age.

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