Who We Are

Specialised Aesthetics

At LightSculpt we specialize in a wide range of non and minimally invasive medical aesthetic solutions for a wide range of skin, body and health related concerns.

Aging does not happen in isolation

Time, environmental and emotional factors as well as your DNA all play a role in how we age. At LightSculpt we treat the aging process and its effects as a condition experienced by your body as a whole.  Our holistic approach to your skin, body and mind provides us with unique insight into your overall wellbeing – enabling us to curate a results orientated treatment plan specific to your concerns.

Our personalised patient centric approach is founded in science and backed by research and development – using the latest in preventative aging and restorative technology. Our aesthetic centre is spear headed by our team of highly trained LightSculpt Medical Aesthetic Doctors and Therapists.

Our clinics are conveniently located at The Thinc Clinic in Rosebank and LightSculpt Bedfordview (Gauteng), as well as LightSculpt Umhlanga (KwaZulu-Natal)

Meet the team

LightSculpt Bedfordview Team

Allan White

Managing Director – Lightsculpt Group

As Managing Director, Allan oversees all aspects of the business and its operations – across all three branches.  His passion for entrepreneurship drives the business and each practice to new frontiers of excellence on a daily basis – adapting and evolving to the needs of our staff, patients and the ever changing business landscape of Medical Aesthetics from all aspects.

Dr Alistair McAlpine

Head of Medical Aesthetics

Dr Alistair McAlpine is a dual qualified medical doctor and dentist who is currently based in Johannesburg South Africa and works in conjunction with the Lightsculpt Aesthetic Clinic Group. He obtained his Bachelor of Dental Science in 2005 from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, followed by a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery in 2010 from the same institution. He holds various accolades to his name and has numerous published articles. His passion for aesthetic facial medicine has allowed him to become actively involved in research and development of new products and techniques. He is a registered trainer for Restylane fillers, Ellanse and Silhouette Soft and is actively involved in teaching in the Southern African region, and has a keen interest in the use of non-surgical techniques for the management of aesthetic concerns of the body.

Sharlene Swanepoel

Group Debtors & Creditors Clerk

Sharlene is an extraordinary and vibrant individual with over 20 years of book-keeping experience under her belt.

Eliska Dönges

Senior Aesthetic Skin Practitioner/Aesthetician

(BTech Somatology degree and International certificate CIDESCO)

 Eliska specializes in Advanced Aesthetic treatments. She strives for the best client satisfaction by giving necessary advice with her extensive knowledge base and building relationships with each client.

Tereen Sirpal

Aesthetician – Specialising in advanced non-invasive aesthetic treatments, laser hair removal and body contouring

Diploma in Health and Skincare International Qualifications (CIDESCO, ITEC and SAAHSP)

Tereen is dedicated to providing exceptional personalised service and prides herself in fulfilling her patients’ skincare needs by helping her patients achieve and maintain their full skincare potential.

“Beautiful skin doesn’t come from make up! Beautiful skin comes from a GREAT aesthetician

Tyla Oosterlaak

Skin Care Therapist- Specialising in advanced aesthetic treatments, laser hair removal and body contouring

Diploma in Skincare, Beauty and Health International Qualifications ( CIDESCO and ITEC)

Tyla has a passion for Skin Care and takes immense pride in making people feel great about themselves. She is result driven and strives for the optimal client satisfaction, her aim is to treat people holistically and not just skin.


Danielle Payne

Client Liaison – Front Desk

BA in Applied Psychology for Professional Contexts

Danielle enjoys working with people. She is here to offer her assistance to the Bedfordview team and clientele wherever possible. The satisfaction and well-being of every client is important to Dani and her warm and friendly nature assists in making all customers feel welcome and comfortable before and after treatments.


Assistant to Dr Alistair

LightSculpt Rosebank Team

Dr Juan Bester

As a board-certified Cosmetic Dentist and Aesthetic Physician, Dr. Juan has dedicated most of his adult life in serving others in a very unique and uplifting way.

As a Physician focussed on the finer details in life, he believes that everybody is unique and beautiful in their own way. His sole mission is to unleash the confidence we all carry inside of us.

Dr. Juan focusses his cosmetic interest on medical facial rejuvenation, sculpting, profile balancing and hair loss treatments. All minimally invasive and non-surgical in nature.

He believes his gentle nature, perfectionism and artistic flare sets him apart when it comes to patient care and management.

Dr Angelette Paulsen  

Mbchb(Medunsa), Dip Ophth(SA)

Passion for wellness, anti-ageing and facial aesthetics. Keen interest in cosmetic blepharoplasty.

“Love for beauty is taste, the creation of beauty is art.”

Bianca Du Preez

Skincare Therapist – Specialising in advanced laser technologies

Bianca is a young and vibrant Skincare Therapist who aims to achieve skin goals and making her clients feel great every step of the way. Her career background makes her a specialist in the field of Intense Pulsed Light, Hair Removal, Radio Frequency, and various other technologies on the market. She has a calm and friendly nature that aids in making her clients feel comfortable and relaxed. She takes pride in everything she does to exceed expectations. Her ultimate “high” is when her clients leave with a smile on their faces.

“Beauty is more than skin deep”

Zwivhuya (Zee) Vele 

Aesthetic Therapist

Zee received her Health and skincare Diploma in 2006. She then went on to further her studies in Aesthetics. Her passion for this industry started when she was an acne patient herself.

Zee believes that educating the nation about health and skin care can resolve a lot of misconceptions in the aesthetic industry.

Michal Silverman

Diploma in Health and Skincare International Qualifications (CIDESCO, ITEC and SAAHSP)

Michal is hardworking, performance driven and aims to excel in everything she does. She is a perfectionist and aims for everything to be 100% correct and to the highest standards. She loves the health/ aesthetics and skincare industry and strives to be at her top performance.


Assistant to Dr Juan

LightSculpt Umhlanga Team

Dr SG de Bruin

BChD, PDD (Surgery), PDD (interceptive Orthodontics)

My passion is aesthetics as it gives people the freedom to change what they want about themselves and an opportunity to enhance their natural beauty.



Dr Jolene Pitman is a qualified General Practitioner with a special interest in aesthetic medicine.  She is currently based in Kwa Zulu Natal, South Africa and is working part time for Light Sculpt Umhlanga. She obtained her medical degree at The University of Free State in 2012 and started working in private practice in 2016. Her passion involves embracing and enhancing the natural beauty in both woman and men using non-surgical, minimally invasive techniques. She is dedicated to individualized, quality care and shows great compassion and commitment to her patients. She believes in forming close relationships with every patient she sees. She is inspired by the change the aesthetics has on her patients’ lives and this has fuelled her passion and love for aesthetic medicine. She believes that each patient is unique and requires special attention to their desired outcome.

Suzan Chizema

Practice Manager

Advanced Health & Skincare Therapy Studies, Anatomy & Physiology ,Beauty Therapy Techniques Laser & Intense Pulse Light Therapy, Beauty Therapy, Integrated medicine

From birth Suzan suffered from pigmentation caused by her severe Dermatitis and Eczema and this gave her passion to do integrated medicine. She believes in sharing her knowledge, treating every client individually, making them understand that skin treatments alone does not change the skin but skincare and nutrition are a huge factor. “Beautiful skin requires commitment not a miracle”. Her vibrant personality, genuine caring nature has enabled her to connect with and aid her clients in their journey towards healthy skin.

Raeesa Vanker

Front Desk Administrator Umhlanga

Raeesa is our front desk administrator she takes the pleasure of welcoming all clients with her warm personality and passion for working with people she ensures all your needs are attended to.



Medstone Medical Centre,

Umhlanga Ridge Boulevard, Umhlanga,

Umhlanga Ridge


Phone: 087 943 2585


28 Bolton Rd & Bath Ave,


Johannesburg, 2196


Phone: 0860148007


20A Kloof Road

cnr The Parade Str,

Bedfordview, Gauteng


Phone: 0860148007

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