COVID precautions at Spring Skin
Personalized, expert care - a gentle touch
with our state-of-the-art aesthetic services - tailored to your needs
minimally invasive discrete treatments with natural results
to the best version of yourself, always looking natural
vibrant, glowing and healthy skin can be yours!

At Spring Skin, we know your time is valuable to you, which is why we offer the following menu of MedSpa Skin Rejuvenation treatments – We call it the Spring


Our Philosophy

‘Less is more’ and ‘keeping things very natural and simple’

Dr. vanVliet has carefully chosen innovative & state-of-the-art skin cosmeceuticals and regeneration treatments that science supports.

These modalities and all treatments are:

  • targeted towards improving skin health & skin beauty.
  • safe, minimally invasive
  • will have you looking your best with minimal to no down time.
  • are geared towards prevention and reversal of skin aging.


Dr. vanVliet is a board-certified Plastic Surgeon with a profound love and respect for ‘all things skin’.

She has recently moved to Salt Spring Island in order to fulfill her life long dream to live on this lovely isle. Dr. vanVliet founded the “Spring Skin” clinic in order to fully embrace the surgical and non-surgical aspects of caring for skin. She provides a wide array of minor surgical services for the removal of skin lesions (both benign and malignant) as well as an extensive array of aesthetic skin rejuvenation procedures. She is delighted to be here and to be of service to her new community.

Dr. vanVliet is a board certified Plastic Surgeon and a trusted expert in facial rejuvenation providing customized, integrated solutions for natural and seamless results.


Personalized Service

Integrated skin rejuvenation treatments tailored to your needs to have you looking and feeling your best.

Authentic & Natural Results

Rejuvenation procedures that have you looking natural and your best radiant self - never looking done!

Safe & Trusted Expertise

Rejuvenation and surgical procedures performed with integrity, trust and nurturing care.


Face Treatments

Facial Aging Deconstructed

Facial aging is a multi-factorial process and so it follows that rejuvenation treatments address all facets of the aging process: Our Skin: As our skin …

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COVID-19 Procedures

We are Open!

Spring Skin COVID Protocol:


Welcome to Spring Skin. As COVID restrictions lift, know that we will continue to work diligently behind the scenes, implementing our safety protocols to safe guard you as well as our team and our community.

We continue to work closely with local as well as governing medical authorities so that we can continue to offer our personalized services in the safest way possible. We are following the guidance of the BC Ministry of Health closely.

Along with our usual universal precautions practices, we will continue to implement the following safety precautions:

  • All appointments will continue to be by appointment only so we can honour social distancing in our clinic. Please ensure you are on time in order to help with patient flow and social distancing.
  • For all medical appointments, including your visit at Spring Skin you will be required to wear a protective mask. If you don’t have one we will provide one for you.
  • Medical grade hand sanitizer is available at the front desk and we will ask that you sanitize your hands upon entry into the clinic.
  • We ask you to limit your visit with us to just yourself or one care-giver if required
  • We would ask you to limit the amount of personal items you bring in to the clinic and to refrain from bringing in food or drink containers
  • All of our staff are double vaccinated against COVID and they are trained and equipped with their PPE to ensure every one’s safety.
    • We wash our hands between each individual patient and each procedure.
    • All clinic surfaces, and equipment are disinfected before and after every patient visit

If you are scheduled for an appointment with us please call if you have:

  • Any cold or flu-like symptoms, specifically fever, cough or shortness of breath?
  • Have had contact with anyone who has these symptoms or who has been diagnosed with COVID-19 or the flu?
  • Recently travelled internationally without being doubly vaccinated?

If yes to any of the above questions we ask you to defer your appointment with us at least 14 days.  We appreciate your cooperation and will be happy to assist you with any rescheduling required.

If you would like to schedule an appointment or have questions please contact us by phone: 250-931-3110 or Email us:

Dr Deborah vanVliet

At Spring Skin we offer a wide array of surgical and aesthetic rejuvenation procedures

The Spring Skin Express menu

Our MedSpa services are based in science and are bio-stimulatory, yet exact no downtime.  Below is a list of our regenerative medical grade services that require no prior consultation and can be booked directly online.

Aesthetic Consultation

Many of the Surgical, Light and Laser based treatments, as well as Injectable procedures offered at Spring Skin are more nuanced and require prior consultation with Dr vanVliet. 

If you are considering getting rejuvenation treatments but have questions about which service would be best – you may wish to schedule a personalized, Aesthetic consult with Dr vanVliet.   We are very patient centric and will work closely with you to help educate and guide you every step of the way.