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Elsa Pataky

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MIAMI LIVING 39 PEOPLE Who: Johanna Boccardo 10640 NW 27th St., Miami (866) 686-1404 The Low Down: Designer, Beautiful People Why you should love Johanna: A native of Venezuela, Johanna Boccardo was a creative, eager child with a vivid imagination. With a strong support team at home, Boccardo would realize her life-long dream of becoming an illustrator. In 2005, Johanna A. Boccardo relocated to Miami Beach, Florida where she designed leather accessories for a local fashion accessory brand. As she became involved in handbag creation, her position as head designer strengthened a passion for her own collection. As ideas of lines, textures, and color emerged, Boccardo launched Beautiful People in 2008. When to call Johanna: If your old handbag is sagging at the seams. When to cut ties with Johanna: If you've already bought two of her creations and you find you need just one more…. Who: Marzia Gugliotta 2100 Ponce De Leon Blvd., Ste. 1175, Miami The Low Down: Designer, Marzia G. Why you should love Marzia: Designer Marzia Gugliotta, an Italian native, has been designing accessories for 20 years. Her designs and artwork pieces began in her own showroom in Via Brera, Milan, and attracted well-known retailers from Paris, Cannes, St. Petersburg, San Remo, and Monte Carlo. In 2006, Gugliotta relocated to Miami and launched Marzia G. With one glance, the creative signature and aesthetics of her pieces attract both the coy and the brave. Marzia G. is a compilation of intriguing, unique designs that capture global styles and cultural idioms and signatures. When to call Marzia: If you can't get through the day without wearable art. When to cut ties with Marzia: If … you can't get through the day without wearable art. Who: Oscar Hevia, M.D. 4425 Ponce de Leon, Suite 200, Coral/(305) 443-6606 The Low Down: Dermatologist, Dr. Brandt's Cosmetic & Skin Associates Why you should love Oscar: After several years of pioneering work in dermatology and clinical testing, Dr. Hevia established a respected name in the world of modern cosmetic dermatology. Dermal fillers and injectables are his specialty. He is currently a volunteer Associate Clinical Professor at University of Miami School of Medicine and Dermatology Consultant at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, as well as an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Medical Association, Florida Medical Association, and the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. When to call Dr. Oscar: If your features could use a little fine-tuning. When to cut ties with Dr. Oscar: When you've reached perfection! Who: Bianca Kosoy 100 Chopin Plaza, Miami The Low Down: Creative Director, Equinox Fitness Clubs Why you should love Bianca: Nominated for her outstanding artwork and fitting appearance, Bianca Kosoy is a graphic designer, photographer, and writer with a gift for mixing high art with lowbrow. Kosoy's art direction, design and photography have appeared in Absolut ads, The New York Times, Vogue, Vanity Fair, Gotham Magazine, LA Confidential, San Francisco Magazine, SOMA Magazine, American Photo Magazine and Time/Life Books. Prior to becoming the Creative Director for Equinox Fitness Clubs in 2004, Bianca was an Art Director on the Old Navy Brand for Gap Inc. Bianca's creative flair is found in nearly every Equinox striking campaign! When to call Bianca: If you need a little creative direction in your life. When to cut ties with Bianca: When you wonder if that direction is too chic for words…. ML Vital Faces Take a good look at these people . . . and catch them if you can!

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