Fall in Love with Your Skin

Keep your skin healthy and glowing with Giddie Skin Medspa. We offer products
and services to help those in the Mankato area refresh, restore and feel “giddy” about their skin.

Laser Hair Removal

Imagine a future without razors, wax and other painful hair removal methods. Our revolutionary laser hair removal technology can safely and effectively target unwanted hair to leave you smooth and confident.

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Brow Shaping and Tinting

Amazing eyebrows are the easiest way to make yourself look and feel gorgeous. Giddie Skin Medspa’s brow shaping and tinting services can help you reveal your beautiful eyes and polish your overall look.

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Age Spots and
Sun Damage

Summertime in the sun is one of life’s simple pleasures—but it’s not without consequences. If you are dealing with sun damage, age spots, melasma, freckles or simply uneven skin tone, Giddie Skin Medspa offers treatments to target those imperfections and restore your vibrant complexion.

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Acne Scars

Battling acne can leave its mark, but you don’t have to live with the scars forever. Giddie Skin Medspa offers a range of effective treatments to help you minimize your scars and reclaim smoother skin.

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Anti-Aging

Aging is a fact of life, but that doesn’t mean you need to look (or act!) your age. Whether you are looking to address wrinkles, crow’s feet or fine lines, Giddie Skin Medspa offers a range of anti-aging treatments to smooth out your skin and restore that youthful glow.

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All Services

Browse our full range of services to see how we can help you refresh, restore and love your skin!

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About Giddie Skin Medspa

Emily Giddings, Certified Aesthetic Specialist & RN

Emily Giddings, RN, opened Giddie Skin Medspa to help those in the Mankato area refresh, restore and feel “giddy” about their skin. She specializes in non-surgical facial aesthetic injections and laser treatments, helping restore youth and health back into aging and damaged complexions.

Emily’s story may be similar to yours: something was bothering her and draining her confidence. For Emily, that “something” was unwanted hair and problematic skin. But then she was introduced to laser treatments, and it has changed her life.

Now Emily is determined to help others win their confidence back. With an artistic eye and skillful hand, she’s dedicated to providing the highest level of care and unsurpassed aesthetic outcomes. Emily prides herself on building trust with her patients, and she is equipped with the newest technology to take their results to the next level.

As a registered nurse and certified specialist under the medical directorship of Dr. Merlin Brown, Emily provides aesthetic consultations and medical injections for wrinkles; dermal fillers for volume replacement and enhancement; Kybella for submental fat reduction; and Platelet Rich Plasma for facial rejuvenation. She also provides laser treatments for skin rejuvenation, skin tightening and permanent hair reduction as well as microdermabrasion, dermaplaning, chemical peels and micro-needling for improving overall skin quality and clarity.

Contact Giddie Skin Medspa to see how we can help you refresh, restore and love your skin!


Dr. Merlin Brown, Medical Director

Dr. Merlin Brown earned his medical degree in 1990 at Loma Linda University School of Medicine in Loma Linda, Calif., where he also completed an internal medicine residency. Dr. Brown is known for his compassionate medical care for adults of all ages and thrives on building long-term relationships with his patients. Outside of the practice, he develops homes in Wisconsin for the special needs individuals and serves as a principal founder of a new healthcare solution built on free market principles called Solarte Health. Dr. Brown enjoys traveling and finds serenity in tending his garden and cooking for his friends and loved ones at his home in Minneapolis.