Specialists in Cosmetic Medicine


Southern Cosmetics provides a credible cosmetic skin alternative in Bayside Melbourne. We treat patients with conditions such as pigmentation, rosacea and acne, as well as specialising in dermal fillers and anti-wrinkle injections. We pride ourselves on our integrity, dedication to our patients and our long-term approach.

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  • Dr. Jenny Kimmins
  • Dawn Goddard
  • Dr Nicholas Kokotis


Dr. Jenny Kimmins

Cosmetic Physician

Jenny spent many years in General Practice before developing an interest in management and treatment of skin conditions. She has over eight years experience in cosmetic medicine, including the management of acne and rosacea, laser skin treatments, as well as dermal fillers and anti-wrinkle injections. She recently completed a postgraduate Diploma in Dermatology with the Australian Institute of Dermatology. She is also a trained skin cancer physician, and has a special interest in treating sun-damaged skin.



Dawn Goddard

Dermal Therapist

Dawn has been working in the cosmetic industry for more than fourteen years.

After moving to Australia from the UK in 2002, Dawn trained in Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) and laser treatments, and went on to complete a Bachelor of Health Science to become a Dermal Therapist. She has worked in clinics alongside plastic surgeons, dermatologists and cosmetic physicians specialising in IPL skin rejuvenation and hair removal, as well as vascular laser treatments, skincare, chemical peeling and microdermabrasion.

Dawn is passionate about all aspects of skin health. She is dedicated to providing safe, effective treatments that resolve skin conditions, boost confidence and improve self-esteem.



Dr Nicholas Kokotis

Cosmetic and Medical Laser Physician

Dr. Nicholas Kokotis graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1990 and has been a partner at Bluff Road Medical Centre, Sandringham since 2007. Since 2000 Dr. Kokotis has sub-specialized in skin cancer medicine, attending multiple conferences around the world in this field and also teaching GP’s in Melbourne and Sydney. He is passionate about treating sun-damaged skin and has developed an expertise in lasers, treating skin cancers, pre-cancerous skin, vascular conditions and other cosmetic conditions.






Latest News

New Cosmetic Nurse Injector.

Posted: April 2, 2014 at 2:01 pm

We are thrilled to announce Sandy Pearce has joined the Southern Cosmetics team as a Cosmetic Nurse. She performs all anti-wrinkle and dermal filler injections, and Dermapen treatments. Sandy is a Cosmetic qualified registered nurse with 20 years of nursing experience. Sandy is highly trained to administer cosmetic injectable treatments, including anti wrinkle injections and
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Extended Dermal Therapy Hours

Posted: April 2, 2014 at 9:26 am

We have extended our dermal therapy hours to four days a week! Our Dermal therapists are available for skin consultations and skin care advice, Chemical Peels, Microdermabrasion, Galvanic facials, Hair removal, and all IPL and laser rejuvenation treatments. We are very pleased this week to welcome back Dawn , one of our  Dermal therapists who
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La Roche Posay Uvidea XL BB cream now in stock

Posted: September 17, 2013 at 6:38 pm

New from La Roche Posay, a tinted all-in-one sunscreen with SPF 50+,  moisturiser,  and blemish concealer. Just in time for Summer! UVIDEA XL BB CREAM Blemish coverage and skin tone unification. Fragrance-free. Paraben-free. Non-comedogenic. Hypoallergenic. 2 shades available. Suitable for all skin types including sensitive and acne-prone skin. Prevention of hyperpigmentation and aging induced by
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Education and Updates

Posted: August 11, 2013 at 6:36 pm

Dr Kimmins has just returned from Singapore where she participated in a Facial Anatomy Masterclass with doctors from all over Asia, and experts from all over the world. This weekend she was in Sydney participating in an an update on new techniques with anti-wrinkle injections and dermal fillers. At Southern Cosmetics, all our doctors and
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New spray for acne on the back.

Posted: July 24, 2013 at 11:47 pm

New! Back Acne Spray… from glotherapeutics At last a product for troublesome acne on the back. Treats back blemishes and congestion by helping to minimize the growth of acne-causing bacteria. Effective and proven ingredients balance excess oil and reduce inflammation. The 360° sprayer enables easy application. Apply a light mist to problem areas. Let product
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Tips for Good Skin: 2

Posted: April 2, 2013 at 7:52 pm

Use the correct cleanser Cleansing is one of the most important steps in your skin care regime, but using the wrong cleanser can do your skin more harm than good. Over stripping the skin of its oils can remove vital protection of the acid mantle, leaving it vulnerable to sensitivities, infection and environmental damage, as
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Tips for Good Skin: 1

Posted: March 27, 2013 at 1:59 pm

This is the first in a series of tips for having healthy glowing skin. Use SPF daily – even in winter You can still be susceptible to UV damage on overcast days, and even in winter. Daily use of sunscreen, even when it’s not  sunny, can help to prevent significant damage. Concerned about low vitamin
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Jessica Rowe talks frankly about cosmetic injections in the Sunday Age

Posted: March 10, 2013 at 7:42 am

Jessica Rowe talks frankly about anti-wrinkle treatment. I use Botox and I’m a feminist. The first part of that statement is just a fact, the second part contains an f-word I’m proud to use. I’ve come clean because I’m sick of women beating each other up over what they decide to do with their faces.
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Glo minerals now available.

Posted: July 4, 2012 at 9:50 pm

      Southern Cosmetics is thrilled to announce we now stock Glo minerals mineral make-up. Widely recognised by plastic surgeons, dermatologists and skin care professionals as the gold standard in mineral make-up. Their advanced formulations are comprised of pharmaceutical-grade ingredients, natural high-pigment minerals, nourishing vitamins and powerful antioxidants to deliver radiant beauty and healthy,
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New topical Acne treatment Propaira now available.

Posted: June 19, 2012 at 8:40 pm

Southern Cosmetics is committed to providing the best possible skin care solutions for acne and acne prone skin.  We now have in stock a new skin care range specifically designed to target the major causes of acne, without causing irritation and dryness. The Propaira range is simple to use and very affordable. There are 2
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Are Moisturisers and Toners necessary in skin care?

Posted: April 18, 2012 at 3:31 pm

Toning is often touted as an essential step in every skin care routine. It is not. The only exception is very oily or acne-prone skin. Otherwise toning may do more harm than good. Most toners contain alcohol and/or witch hazel. Both are drying and irritating, especially if you have dry or sensitive skin. You do
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Sun Protection

Posted: April 11, 2012 at 2:00 pm

Smooth, glowing, healthy skin is a hallmark of youth. One of the most important factors for optimal skin health is sun protection. What is it? The sun is the number one environmental factor responsible for ageing. Sun exposure harms the skin through the effects of ultraviolet (UV) radiation: UVB causes redness and burning on the surface
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Luscious Lips

Posted: April 4, 2012 at 7:26 am

From natural nudes to ruby reds, lipstick is back and it’s nourishing our lips like never before. The conditioning nature of lip gloss is being incorporated into new lines of lippy, keeping our smackers supple and protected. Taking good care of our lips is important because they are one of the main focal points on
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As an extension of our parent clinic, we can also provide access to  anti-ageing injectable treatments  at your local  beauty salon or day spa. We utilize cutting edge technology to ensure the integrity of doctor prescribed medical treatments is maintained all delivered under the guidance and direction of a cosmetic physician.

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Southern Cosmetics is now open. If you are interested in our services, please contact us at 03 9533 1100

Email us at info@southerncosmetics.com.au.

Or visit our clinic at
324 Bluff Road, Sandringham 3191

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