Our Hours:

  • Mon: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tues: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Wed: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thurs: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Closed

Our Team

Nina Silver, BFA, RN

Nina Silver, BFA, RN


Nina Silver has more than 45 years of nursing experience, along with her eclectic background and a creative drive. She is a registered nurse and a graduate of Parsons School of Design. Nina began her nursing career as an intensive care and coronary care nurse at Jacobi Hospital in the Bronx, NY; in 1991 she joined the medical department at Canyon Ranch in Lenox, MA, as lead nurse educator. In 2005, she joined Mark Hyman, M.D. at the UltraWellness Center in Lenox, MA, specializing in functional medicine wellness coaching. After hiking the Appalachian and Muir trails, Nina decided to merge her interest in art and nursing by gaining certification in non-surgical facial rejuvenation.

Nina has completed Master Cosmetic Aesthetic Injection studies, both hands on and didactic, in the United States and abroad, with some of the leaders and innovators in the field of Medical Aesthetic; The Academy for Injection Anatomy (hands on Cadaver courses) Chris Surek, MD; Swift Beauty Master Class, Arthur Swift, MD; Tom Van Eijk Academy, Tom van Eijk, MD; Julie Horne Academy, Julie Horne, RN; American Academy of Facial Esthetics; Medical Aesthetics Institute, Erika Barry, NP; Shino Bay, MD with Galderma; and numerous hands on private trainings sponsored by Allergan, Merz and Galderma. Advanced Cannula Training with Dr. Donald Rainone.

Nina is a member of the International Society of Plastic Surgical and Aesthetic Nurses, and is certified in nutritional intravenous administration by the International IV Nutritional Therapy-Global Education center. She has hundreds of hours of continuing education credits (CEUs) and regularly updates her training in facial aesthetics, HIPAA compliance, electronic medical records (EMR) and practice management expertise. She is the author of Silver Solutions MedSpa, COVID-19 Practice Guideline Directives with references to CDC guidelines.

Amanda Wass, RN, LE

Amanda Wass, RN, LE

Director of Aesthetics & Laser

Amanda is a registered nurse and master aesthetician who brings many years of experience to Silver Solutions MedSpa. She is originally from New Jersey where her love for the beauty industry was born. In NJ, Amanda worked for years as a makeup artist. Helping people boost their confidence and feel good is what drives her passion.

In 2012, Amanda moved to the Berkshires. She continued to add to her customer service experience through hospitality service and management. During this time, she attended the Aesthetic Science Institute in Latham, NY and graduated top of her class. Her love of helping people feel and look good with makeup, evolved into skincare. Amanda is a licensed aesthetician in both NY and MA. Her focus is to achieve results, this attracted her to medical aesthetics, where she can really make a difference! Her desire for knowledge grew. She expanded her medical experience by studying the science of nursing through evidence-based research and hands-on training in the clinical setting. She obtained a nursing degree with honors from Berkshire Community College. Amanda continues her nursing education at Southern New Hampshire University with the goal of achieving her master’s degree and becoming a nurse practitioner.

Today she brings all her experience and knowledge to Silver Solutions MedSpa, where she can spread her love of medical aesthetics and help change lives. Amanda oversees the aesthetic and laser departments at the MedSpa. Her years of aesthetic experience and knowledge of skincare is a valuable asset to the practice. In addition, she is a certified laser safety officer and has completed several advanced laser trainings with some of the top educators in the business. Amanda has also completed many advanced injectable training courses to expand her knowledge of facial anatomy, injection technique, and safety while her artistic eye helps her deliver beautiful
results. Furthermore, her charisma, enthusiasm, and fun-loving, positive vibes are sure to put a smile on your face!

When Amanda is not at the MedSpa, she enjoys spending time with her son, Benjamin, and trying to live life to the fullest. She loves traveling, music, and animals; one of her favorite hobbies is horseback riding. Her dream is to one day own a small horse farm where she can have lots of furry friends.

Ashley Paradise

Ashley Paradise


Ashley started her skincare journey at the age of 18.  In 2001, she attended Chameleons School of Esthetics in North Hampton, Ma.  After obtaining her esthetics license, she worked at Canyon Ranch, which set the foundation for her philosophy on treating skin concerns as a whole body system.

Ashley has been beautifying the community of Berkshire County for over 20 years. In 2019, she advanced her career path by attending Maria College of Nursing in Albany, NY where she received her ADN and successfully graduated with Honors. For the past three years, Ashley focused her career on learning the body systems and underlying comorbidities that contribute to all skin conditions by working for Berkshire Health Systems and specializing in wound care.  She is a board certified Wound Treatment Associate. While working as a Med/Surg and wound care RN, Ashley continued to practice esthetics and is now excited to be able to offer the knowledge from both industries to her loyal and new clients.  With joining the team at Silver Solutions Med Spa, she can provide clients the most advanced aesthetics treatments in the industry.  Ashley continues to grow her love of skin and learning by furthering her education, working towards her BSN and studying other advanced aesthetics nursing training.

Besides nursing and doing school work, Ashley enjoys spending time with her family and tending to her mini farm, where she cares for her horse, Cisco and chickens.