Èlan Philosopy

Vigor, verve, flourish, elegance, grace, poise, panache, vivacity...these are all words that are synonymous with 'èlan'.To say that someone portrays èlan is describing someone who displays joie de vivre or exuberance for life. 

Our goal at Èlan Aesthetics is to enhance your natural features to help you maintain an appearance of youthful freshness and vitality. 

Our People


Kylie Duncan (NMW0001368802)

Bachelor Nursing/ Bachelor Arts in International Studies

Graduate Certificate Perioperative Nursing

Masters, Health Service Management

A registered nurse for over 10 years, Kylie is now an experienced Clinical Nurse Consultant. Kylie has previously worked as a theatre nurse in one of Australia's largest tertiary hospitals, specialising in plastics reconstructive surgery. Alongside her outstanding clinical skills it is her warm and caring consideration for her clients which has them returning to Èlan Aesthetics. 

Kylie works under a number of esteemed prescribing doctors in accordance with health care regulations. Together with these doctors, Kylie works with the patients to design an individualised care plan to meet their needs.


Dr Philip Rome 

Fellow, Royal Australian College of Surgeons

Member, Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

In Sydney, Kylie works in the practice of Dr Philip Rome, one of Sydney's premier plastic reconstructive surgeons with a flair for achieving natural aesthetic beauty and who cares deeply about his patients, striving for the best possible care and outstanding results. You can find out more about Dr Rome at http://www.drphiliprome.com.au/

Dr Peter Bakaric MB.BS

Founding member, Australasian Society of Cosmetic Physicians

Director, Collagen Face Centre

In Orange, Kylie works at Macquarie Medispa (www.macquariemedispa.com) under Dr Peter Bakaric, one of Australia’s leading cosmetic physicians. 
Dr Bakaric established Australia’s first dedicated cosmetic medicine practice, the Collagen Face Centre, in Sydney in 1983.

Dr Bakaric’s professional experience, and his reputation for being constantly ahead of the newest and best medical cosmetic methods available from around the globe, have led to his client list including a large proportion of Australia’s most high profile people in the media, entertainment, social, business and public arenas. You can find out more about Dr Bakaric at


Dr Cassie Mackender

In Lithgow, Kylie also works at Neveah Beauty and Day Spa (https://www.nevaehbeautyanddayspa.com) under Dr Cassie (Cassandra) Mackender. Dr Mackender is a registered medical practitioner who specialises in cosmetic injecting  anti-wrinkle injections and dermal fillers as well as acne , scarring, sun damage and the amazing HCG diet. She runs her own very successful injectable business in Bathurst NSW. You can find out more about Dr Cassie at 


Giving Back

At Èlan Aesthetics, we are mindful of our broader social responsibilites. Since 2010, both Kylie and Dr Rome have been integral members of a self funded surgical team that travels annually to Nepal to perform reconstructive facial, body and limb surgery for children and young adults who had suffered injuries resulting from burns.

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