Dr. Irene Gladstein

Dr. Irene Gladstein was born and spent her formative years in Europe, where her deep appreciation of artistic form and her eye for beauty was established. Dr. Gladstein received a Bachelor’s Degree from New York University School of Arts and Science, where she, along with premedical studies, focused on the history of fine arts with emphasis on the history of antiquities. She was then accepted to one of the most prestigious medical schools in the country, New York University School of Medicine, via an early admission process reserved for only the most qualified candidates. There, she earned her medical doctorate degree. Dr. Irene Gladstein completed her residency training at New York University Medical Center and Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital, the premier hospital for cosmetic eyelid surgery in Manhattan at the time. She then continued her aesthetic and functional surgical training in the field of eyelid and orbital surgery, completing a Fellowship in Cosmetic and Reconstructive Oculoplastics Surgery under the leadership of Dr. Janet Neigel.


As a highly experienced, prolific and technically advanced eyelid surgeon who performed many thousands of eyelid lifts, Dr. Irene Gladstein has developed and perfected an approach to upper eyelid surgery resulting in quickest recovery with minimal swelling/scarring as well scarless lower lid surgery. Her patients constantly comment on the natural and impressive results that truly enhance lives, promote confidence and inner-strength and uplift spirits.


In addition to possessing intricate surgical skill, Dr. Irene Gladstein and her associates are among the most technically advanced and artistically inclined cosmetic injectors in the world. The Sculptra Aesthetic facial contouring approach developed and perfected by Dr. Gladstein over the past 14 years of using the product, results in outcomes and longevity unlike any other approach in the industry; our unique approach to cosmetic consultations and treatment protocols have no equals in the industry.  PROJECT GLAMMERS is proud to be the top 100 Sculptra and top 250 Allergan family product injectors in the US. Dr. Gladstein’s signature facial contouring approach called THE PROJECT GLAMMERS CONTOUR® has been trademarked and is proudly offered at all of our locations.

In addition to her busy clinical practice, Dr. Gladstein is an undeniable leader in the field of aesthetic education and development. She has been a member of the Facial Aesthetic Facial Faculty for Allergan Cosmetic for the past 10 years as training others on how to perform cosmetic injections effectively and safely has always been her passion.  Dr. Gladstein is also a proud member of Allergan Aesthetics Advisory Panel.  She is a highly regarded speaker and is regularly involved in large-scale injectable demonstrations and hands-on training for a variety of aesthetic societies. In 2019-2020, Dr. Irene served as a President for the Cosmetic Surgery Foundation, a non-for profit organization focusing on promoting safety within the cosmetic surgical arena and has been on the board of this esteemed organization for over 8 years. She is also a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Gladstein is part of prestigious NewBeauty Brain Trust, an exclusive group of beauty professionals specializing in lending expertise and generating ideas for prestigious NewBeauty magazine. Dr. Gladstein has authored multiple articles and book chapters in oculoplastics and aesthetics.   Because Dr. Gladstein is truly passionate about what she does and is always on the forefront of techniques and technologies in aesthetics, she is also regularly involved in clinical studies for both new injectables and emerging aesthetic technologies. Currently, Dr. Gladstein is the principal investigator for FDA study on behalf of Merz Aesthetics evaluating Effectiveness and Safety of Belotero Balance® (+) Lidocaine for Volume Augmentation of the Infraorbital Hollow.

In addition to providing the best care to the patients at PROJECT GLAMMERS, Dr. Irene Gladstein is also the creative director and inspiration behind @projectglammers, Instagram influencer account with almost 40K followers from across the US and the world offering a reliable source of information on medical aesthetics. Under Dr. Irene Gladstein’s careful guidance and leadership, @projectglammers has become the go-to source for beauty enthusiast effectively establishing Dr. Irene Gladstein as one of the leaders in the emerging world of physician led-social media.

Our Associates

Komal Khiani

Komal Khiani – Physician

Komal Khiani, MD is a board-certified cosmetic physician, master injector and wellness consultant at the @projectglammers.  She is an avid believer that aesthetics and wellness are a new societal norm. Dr. Khiani comes to the @projectglammers with perfectly complimenting skills in advanced non-surgical aesthetics, hormonal health optimization, and weight loss management. She was carefully selected by Dr. Gladstein for her keen eye for beauty, gentle touch, and upbeat yet warm and caring personality. Dr. Khiani’s diverse background in medicine not only allowed for superb clinical expertise but also empowered Dr. Khiani’s evolution into holistic total body wellness provider she is today. When it comes to non-surgical aesthetics, her treatment plans are reflective of @projectglammers signature artistic approach. Her total body wellness and hormonal balance integration protocols are designed to help you become a better version of yourself while staying true to natural and fitness-oriented lifestyles we all value.  Dr. Khiani loves to learn and often dedicates her free time to advancing her clinical knowledge in all aspects of aesthetic and anti-aging medicine. Her favorite procedures are AquaGold®, our very own PROJECT GLAMMERS CONTOUR® using both collagen stimulants and fillers for neck rejuvenating procedures.


Angela Yip – Physician Assistant

Angela Yip is a Board Certified Physician Assistant and a master injector at the @projectglammers.  She received her degree from St. John’s University in Queens. Her passion for taking care of others is what led her to earn a degree in Physician Assistant studies. During her training, Angela rotated at a large dermatology and cosmetics practice where her zeal for the fields grew. Upon graduation, Angela obtained a position in a cardiology lab where she performed urgent and emergent procedures, requiring extreme focus and precision. Her years of experience there have given her valuable skills in accuracy, attention to detail, and patient care. Angela’s love for medicine and the arts was well-noted when 6 years ago she got the opportunity to train under Dr. Irene and became a certified cosmetic injector at PROJECT GLAMMERS. Currently, Angela is among the most experienced and prolific providers in the field with keen eye for our signature artistic results, warm and inviting demeanor and exceptional results each and every time.  While she enjoys all the procedures she offers, she takes special joy in her lip augmentations where both subtle or full glam results can be achieved while still remaining looking natural as well, her highly customized facial contouring protocols and neck rejuvenating procedures.


Amanda Londino – Physician Assistant

Amanda Londino is a Board-Certified Physician Assistant, and a master injector at the @projectglammers.  She earned her Bachelor Degree in Health and Human Development at The Pennsylvania State University and graduated from Chatham University with her masters in Physician Assistant Studies. Amanda went into PA school knowing she wanted to practice aesthetic medicine. She saw it as a unique platform that allows her to empower people while utilizing her vision and creativity. Her decision was confirmed when she completed a rotation in Plastic Surgery. After graduation, Amanda went on to work in plastic surgery, where she gained extensive knowledge in surgical and injectable enhancements along with non-invasive aesthetic treatments.

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Stephanie Butschek – Physician Assistant

Stephanie Butschek is a Board Certified Physician Assistant specializing in Aesthetic Medicine and a master injector at the@projectglammers. Stephanie received her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from Texas A&M University graduating at the top of her class and earning Summa Cum Laude honors. She then moved to the East Coast to attend graduate school at Rutgers University where she obtained her Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies. Pursuing her interest in varying cultures and diverse faces of beauty, Stephanie has lived in many different and beautiful places including Europe, South America, and the Caribbean where she studied art and science gaining a unique perspective on the delicate balance between the two fields.
Upon graduating, Stephanie was hand-selected from a large group of candidates to be personally trained by Dr. Irene Gladstein where her eye for beauty and natural looking enhancements was further developed. In an effort to stay at the technological forefront of Aesthetic Medicine, she was exclusively trained and specializes in the microcannula technique for injections of dermal fillers to ensure the safety and comfort of her patients. Stephanie’s unique ability to be both analytical and creative has made her an invaluable asset to her patients in helping them achieve their individual beauty goals. Stephanie loves collaborating with her patients and walking alongside them on their aesthetic journeys and is honored to be at PROJECT GLAMMERS. Stephanie’s favorite procedures are cannula contourings and skin refinement using AquaGold® and PROJECT GLAMMERS Skin