About Aurora Aesthetics

Aurora Aesthetics merges the art and science of beauty.

Aurora Aesthetics represents the vision and passion of its founders, mother and daughter team Dr. Gilda Bowdridge and Cynthia Nagy-Dejenariu, who believe that rejuvenating the body and soul results in enduring well-being. Each Aurora Aesthetics client receives a complimentary consultation before any treatment is started. We get to know you and your needs so we can suggest a personalized, solution-oriented treatment plan. Discretion is assured.

Dr. Gilda Bowdridge, MD, CCFP

Dr. Gilda Bowdridge was a family physician in Romania before moving to Halifax with her family in 1987. She worked in the Neonatal Unit at the IWK before completing her residency in Family Medicine at Dalhousie University. Dr. Bowdridge has been practicing Family Medicine in Nova Scotia since 2000 and in 2007 teamed up with her daughter, Cynthia Nagy-Dejenariu to launch Aurora Aesthetics. Dr. Bowdridge completed advanced courses in Botox Cosmetic and Dermal Fillers from KAPPS Aesthetic Training in Toronto run by Dr. Mark Baily and continues to stay on top of new techniques in Botox and Dermal Fillers through Allergan Academy workshops. When Dr. Bowdridge is not seeing her family practice patients, delivering babies or beautifying Halifax at Aurora Aesthetics, her passions include ballroom dancing, travelling and spending time in nature.

Cynthia Nagy-Dejenariu

Cynthia Nagy-Dejenariu completed a Bachelor of Science from Dalhousie University and worked in retail management and pharmaceutical sales before completely switching career paths to embark on a new journey into cosmetic laser technology and business. She received her laser training from Cynosure Laser Systems and Aurora Aesthetics opened its doors in 2007. Since then, Cynthia has performed over 30,000 laser treatments.