We are here to give you more hope, time and self-confidence.  We believe in what we do and always give you the very best!  We are among the most talented in the industry. It would be our pleasure to put our extensive experience to work for you.  Call today to reserve your appointment!  319-447-2500

Angela Flender, LE, Owner

Angela Flender is the owner of the Advanced Center and a hair removal specialist. Angela is a licensed electrologist and certified to perform laser through the state of Iowa. Angela has been helping people be free of unwanted hair since 1990, and has successfully treated thousands of clients. With extensive training and experience in the laser and electrolysis fields you can trust you are in good hands.

Gretchen Klein, LC
Gretchen Klein is a Licensed Cosmetologist through the State of Iowa, and certified in Chemical Peels and Microdermabrasion. She graduated from Capri College in 2000. Gretchen has also received extended training at the Bioelements Learning Center in Chicago and Advanced training in all aspects of Skin Care. Gretchen is also a member of the National Cosmetology Association.

Lori Brecht

We are excited to welcome Lori to our team as our new receptionist! She is the smiling face you will see when you visit or the cheerful voice you hear when you call!


Lori has worked as a teacher for 32 years and now has decided to join our team!  She has 2 grown children, Kalli and Kasey, and a lovely dog named Dora.  Lori enjoys reading, book club, scrapbooking, antique shopping and traveling.  Lori loves spending time with her parents and family.


She looks forward to meeting each of you in the months ahead.

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216 Northland Ct NE Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

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