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Meet the brains behind your next consultation.


Sydney, Australia

82 Bathurst Street, 2170, NSW
Founder, Narrator

Shafee Hassan

Anthropology (BArt), Engineering (BEng) | University of Sydney

Shafee is the founder and name behind the QOVES brand. You may have heard him on our YouTube video as lead narrator but his background in physical anthropology and beauty has allowed the company to evolve from a Photo-Retouching agency to a full-on Beauty Consultancy to better understand what makes a face attractive. He also has a dual-degree in engineering and works as the technical visionary at the Machine-Learning division of QOVES in producing ethnically inclusive and responsible A.I.
Aesthetics Consultant

Dr Shoaib Muhammad

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) | National University of Medical Sciences

Shoaib joined QOVES as an aesthetics consultant given his extensive background on the topic. His previous work involved fact-checking and researching scientific literature to help assist brands in providing factual content. Currently, he works on the Facial Aesthetics Report as a writer, evaluating cephalographic measurements and providing holistic advice on cosmetic flaws, based on his experience in the field.
Aesthetics Consultant

Dr. Isima Sobande

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) | University of Lagos

Dr. Isima Sobande is an Aesthetic Physician with expertise in treating skin of colour. She developed an interest in the skin early on during her internship at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, after graduating from the College of Medicine, University of Lagos.

She consults with patients that have medical and aesthetic skin concerns. She is proficient in laser treatments, chemical peels, dermal filler injections, neuromodulator injections, and many other skin rejuvenating procedures, having performed thousands of treatments. She has also trained other professionals functioning in different roles within the Aesthetics space.

She is a lifelong learner and takes part in weekly lectures, and local and international conferences to keep up with the industry on a global scale. She is certified by the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine, the International Society of Aesthetic Genital Surgery and Sexology, and the American Society of Cosmetic Physicians. She is also an associate member of the Nigerian Association of Dermatologists, the Canadian Board of Aesthetic Medicine (CBAM), and IMCAS Academy. Furthermore, she has taken Continuous Medical Education courses in Dermatology and Aesthetic Medicine with St John’s Derm Academy, Harvard Medical School, and Learna Academy, among others.

She has been featured in the local and international media such as the BBC World Service and AFP, where she has discussed topics ranging from acne and hyperpigmentation to skin lightening in Africa.

Cephalograph Draftsman

Habib ul Islam

Visual Arts (BA) | University of Karachi

Habib is our lead draftsman responsible for drawing up the cephalograms that the report writers and aesthetic consultants will later use. His main skills are in graphic design which is necessary given that images are scaled under a soft-tissue analysis (which is not as accurate as a hard tissue X-ray) and so having an understanding of facial landmarks and technical computer skills is a must.
Medical Researcher

Dr Mingma Sherpa

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) | Guangzhou Medical University

Sony Sherpa MD is a medical practitioner currently working hard to provide health-related services to people in need. She completed her medical degree with multiple scholarships as an outstanding all-round student and currently works as a valued medical writer and editor at QOVES Studio. In fact, many of the scientific videos on our Youtube channel are fact-checked and co-written by her.

Her medical articles for QOVES are written with impeccable accuracy owing to her vast medical knowledge and thorough research, collaborating with our internal team daily. Also, she is a board-certified Clinical Doctor and is currently working as a Medical Officer in the emergency department of a renowned hospital and helps many new patients every day.

Aesthetics Consultant

Dr Mariana Barboza

Doctor of Medicine (MD), Aesthetic Medicine | Universidad de Carabobo

Graduated from La Universidad del Zulia (LUZ), Maracaibo, Venezuela. As a Medical Doctor she did a rural year at an unprivileged Hospital where she got firsthand experience in Trauma, Cardiology, Gynecology-Obstetrics, ER, and Pediatrics. After that, Dr Barboza received her diploma in Aesthetic Medicine from Universidad de Carabobo, which led her to work with Clinica Tendencia Body as an Aesthetician before joining the QOVES team as a consultant.
Photoshop Specialist

Luigi Borromeo

Bachelor of Health Science, Nursing | Silliman University

Luigi is our photoshop specialist, performing most of the morphs we offer, especially the popular Marquardt Morph. He also performs our skin retouching services in-house and is our current social media manager, creating content for Instagram, Tiktok and Twitter.
Content Creator

Silvia K.

Bachelors In Business | UTS

Silvia works as a signed model in her day job and assists at QOVES in producing the videos you see on our channels.

Having accomplished large successes in her professional career from being the face of Volkswagon AU, Meshki, Napolean Perdis, Oscar Wylee and more she is one of our most knowledgable members on topics of the modelling industry and helps in content creation for Youtube and Tiktok. She is currently graduating in her Business studies.

Medical Researcher

Dr Khaled Mahmoud

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) | Menofia University

Khaled Mahmoud is a graduate medical professional currently interning at Menofia University's Faculty of Medicine & Hospitals with 5 years of experience in writing medical content. He joined QOVES as a remote content creator, being responsible for the large majority of the cosmetic flaws series developed for the brand to educate the public on common facial issues and their possible treatments. His articles and writing style are a mix of medical depth with user readability, making him the perfect fit in being a relatable educator on the aesthetics topic.
Aesthetics Consultant

Dr. G V R Meghana

Bachelor of Dental Surgery | Panineeya Institute of Dental Sciences and Research Centre

Dr. Meghana is a graduate Dental professional. She has written over a dozen medical articles and has two years of experience as a medical content creator. She has joined QOVES as a remote Aesthetics report writer with the objective to educate people and provide treatment options for their cosmetic shortcomings.

Simon Groome

Masters in Biological Anthropology | University of Cambridge

Simon works as an evolutionary researcher and writes scripts on human aesthetics from an evolutionary perspective, with a particular interest in how differing ecological conditions shape sexual dimorphism, life history, and beauty. He is also the co-host of the Deep-Dive podcast.

He has recently completed his MPhil in Biological Anthropology at the University of Cambridge, and is now a PhD candidate in Reproductive Ecology. The topic of his thesis will be on how hormones (testosterone/oxytocin) affect mate choice and fertility motivation.

Work With Us

We're always on the lookout for fresh faces (pun intended). If you're interested in facial aesthetics, cognitive psychology or anthropology then apply to join us. Passion and a willingness to learn goes a lot further with us than background credentials and skills because the field is ever changing.

Video Producer
On Location
Video Script Writer
Medical Researcher
SEO Specialist
On Location
Aesthetics Consultant
On Location / Remote

Send in your resume or a cover letter explaining:

  • Why you want to work for us
  • Previous or relevant experience
  • Your availability (if remote)
  • Why you would be a good fit for the brand
  • Your personal experience / interest with facial aesthetics