• Report: #1023819

Complaint Review: Guadalupe Ponte, Scar Treatment, Center, Scarsgone.com, Scars for Freedom

  • Submitted: Tue, March 05, 2013
  • Updated: Mon, April 27, 2015

  • Reported By: anonymous — Las Vegas Nevada United States of America
Guadalupe Ponte, Scar Treatment, Center, Scarsgone.com, Scars for Freedom
74399 Highway 111 Ste K Palm Desert, CA 92260 Internet United States of America

Guadalupe Ponte, Scar Treatment, Center, Scarsgone.com, Scars for Freedom Lupe Martinez, Scar Treatment, Center, Scarsgone.com, Scars for Freedom, learnink@strc.com or scarsgone.com or scarstofreedom.org Liar, thief, con, scammer, career criminal, morally corrupt, ethically bankrupt Internet

*UPDATE EX-employee responds: Susan Poe not an ex-employee

*UPDATE EX-employee responds: Writer of above please contact me


*UPDATE EX-employee responds: Petition is false, Guadalupe has a stalker

*General Comment: Scar Treatment Recovery Center

*Consumer Comment: Community responds! Incriminating evidentiary petition against Guadalupe Ponte Martinez comes to light!

*UPDATE EX-employee responds: Incriminating Email Brought to Light

*UPDATE EX-employee responds: Link Update to Below Accusations

*UPDATE EX-employee responds: Testimonials from former studens who have taken the course

*Consumer Comment: More incriminating evidence discovered on Guadalupe Ponte

*Consumer Comment: Don't waste your money!

*UPDATE EX-employee responds: Guadalupe Ponte Wins In Court - Broken Links Correction


*REBUTTAL Owner of company: Guadalupe Ponte Liabeled

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Beware of this woman and her fake ads below! Her current name is GUADALUPE PONTE, but she has several aliases. She is a fraud and a crook, and you will NEVER earn a dime from anything she claims to teach! All you need to do to prove it is a search of Riverside County lawsuits. There you will find her history-she's been sued at least 30 times, including by a friend for a loan she never repaid. She's filed for bankruptcy at least 3 times and never pays for her leased vehicles, registrations or outstanding tickets. She has countless bench warrants for her crimes, which is why she keeps changing her identity!

You will pay thousands of dollars just to "learn" how to TATTOO, then she will claim the certificate that she promises you can't be had for another 6 months! But what's worse is you don't need a certificate to TATTOO in CA! The "kit" she includes can be purchased for $99 online. You can teach yourself on a rubber placemat, save thousands of dollars and months of wasted time and avoid ever meeting this malevolent con artist. Her "knowledge" is worthless, but she will make you pay thousands, and then she says she'll give you the answers anyway! She also offers to take the Health Dept. (blood pathogens) exam with you by sitting by the computer and giving you the answers!

She uses lidocaine, a controlled substance she is not allowed to use, then tells patients to keep it a secret as she tells them to buy it in Mexico, or that she will have her doctor boyfriend get it, on the patients-if she can ever find it! She loses everything and bitches at the onset of every class because something is missing. She calls her employees and bitches at them for an hour while everyone has to wait for this incompetent loser to set the petrified "students" loose on poor Mexican women who go to her office to get permanent makeup done for free.

Lidocaine is not to be used by anyone who is not a licensed physician, she gets it from some doctor she is having sex with. And her students know because that is what she talks about during her "classes." She also talks about how much weight she's gained and how she needs to lose it in order to get her doctor boyfriend to find her attractive. NOT useful information for anyone, but you must feign an interest in this egomaniac at all times!

She has a non-profit, scar-treatment center, scars gone or scars for freedom that hasn't operated legally in years and yet she gets self-gratification every time she draws a tiny bit of attention to her "charity work." She claims she does it instead of advertising and to bring in clients, and she certainly never does any scar revision on veterans!

She's an overweight, insecure, youth chasing narcissist. Students must listen to her announce the latest round of botox, fillers or peels she has done constantly. But no matter how much revision she does on her faade, inside she is an ugly, fat, dirty, (just look at her face, hair, clothes and office), thief who steals from everyone she meets. She has no morals or decency; she's a malignant, lying scam-artist.

Her "best" student is a filthy woman named Bonnie who wears a pink matted wig and stinks from her inability to shower or wash the ridiculous pink rug on her head. Bonnie can't figure out how to TATTOO eyebrows on the victims Guadalupe's students practice on: poor Mexican women from Coachella Valley. Guadalupe never helps students actually learn how to TATTOO on people, she insists they learn by practicing on them, and it shows. Bonnie TATTOOS eyebrows in the wrong place, then Guadalupe mocks the poor Mexican patients by saying, "What are they going to do, sue us? They don't even have green cards!" Bonnie is a disaster and liar. She destroys women's faces with her incompetence and Guadalupe doesn't give a d**n about any of the mistakes made on these poor women who have to live with crooked, pink eyebrows, (due to red ink used on their eyebrows!) scribbled lip liner and horrid blue eyeliner.

Plenty of people have been robbed by this con artist. Just ask her buddy, Jackie Devereaux at (888)837-0470, an unemployed ex-entertainment lawyer who spills out over the chair in Guadalupe's office because she is another woman who over indulges in anything she can consume. She gets paid nothing but is so sad and lonely she hangs on to Guadalupe for any activity in her vacuous life. And the lawsuits are a constant!

Do yourselves a favor and contact any tattoo parlor or permanent makeup instructor and ask them how you can learn to TATTOO without destroying trusting women's faces. Practicing on a frozen pig's foot and human beings doesn't cut it. 

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#1 UPDATE EX-employee responds

Susan Poe not an ex-employee

AUTHOR: chrisfarr - (USA)

Susan Poe was not an ex-employee of Scar Treatment Center of the Desert and this could be easily verified. This is just another lie. We are simply just noting that we have never heard of this woman and it is another obvious fabrication.

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#2 UPDATE EX-employee responds

Writer of above please contact me

AUTHOR: Susan Poe - (USA)

I am an ex employee of Guadalupe Ponte and have alot of valuable informaion that you may be interested in.   I believe that together we may be able to help other not get taken.

Not sure I can put a phone number in here but will see if it works. 

Please call me at (((REDACTED)))

Susan Poe

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AUTHOR: Jackie Devereaux - (USA)

You used my name without my permission, and said untrue things using my name to back up your B.S. Rip Off story. I am consulting an attorney to serve you, MS. EVA VOORHEES OR AUSTINI ( or whatever name you use now) with a Cease and Desist Order. Never use my name again in your baloney-filled Rip Off Reports. You first used my name, Jackie Devereaux, erronously when you said I was a fat, lawyer. I am neither overweight nor a lawyer. Not that being overweight should have anythging to do with anything. But your low class flings you to throw stones at that level. You must be thinking of someone else, but because you didn't do your homework and have all your facts WRONG, you picked the wrong Jackie. So that's two times you used my name WRONG. This time, you're in big trouble becase you not only lied and used my name to back up your FALSE claim, MS VORHEES you have defamed my name, and when we find you, and we will, you will be served with a number of complaints. So you'd better find a rock big and far away to hide under, because now you've got me coming after yoU And you dont' even know who I am! I am your worst nightmare. You have just created a monster!

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#4 UPDATE EX-employee responds

Petition is false, Guadalupe has a stalker

AUTHOR: chrisfarr - (USA)

The below petition regarding Guadalupe Ponte is completely false. This posted information is ludicrous and even worse contains information that was stolen from Guadalupe’s Facebook page. Names on this list include her personal friends and family. We believe that this is a case of someone stalking Guadalupe Ponte.

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#5 General Comment

Scar Treatment Recovery Center

AUTHOR: Donna - (USA)

This report was not signed by me or any of the other "signees" on the report.  These are the names of Facebook friends.  Hmmnmm  Is it legal to go in to someone's Facebook account and falsely sign a document full of lies without our knowledge?  My name and the others were STOLEN off of Guadalupe Ponte's personal Facebook.  How dare you use my name without my knowledge, and attack Guadalupe Ponte.  Have you nothing better to do than stalk Guadalupe Ponte and try to stain her name?  Shame on you!



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Community responds! Incriminating evidentiary petition against Guadalupe Ponte Martinez comes to light!

AUTHOR: JackieB - ()

Recently uncovered! An incriminating petition circulating in The Palm Desert-Palm Springs-Coachella Valley-Riverside County-Los Angeles and Orange County communities, etc.

By signing this petition we realize we will go on public record that we the undersigned believe Guadalupe Ponte-Martinez to be a criminal con-artist and thief. We would recommend and warn those considering taking her tattoo classes and any classes she offers to reconsider and distance yourself from this woman because she is only interested in profiting off the public with no concern for them or their losses. Victims will never learn anything from this swindler. She’ll drain their bank accounts of thousands of dollars. Guadalupe Ponte sells unsuspecting victims a high-priced derma-brasion certification class while failing to realize informed students can obtain the limited information she has to offer on their own and without any need from the state for any certification what-so-ever. She’s a scam-artist! Ponte should be and deserves to be put out of business. Check with the Chamber of Commerce, the Better Business Bureau and the other local schools offering the same classes in the Palm Dessert area, then take your money and run. Guadalupe Ponte is a predator and parasite and needs to be stopped from preying on trusting victims to feed her greed for her narcissistic self-serving gain.



Katrina Carlisle, College of the Dessert

BB Ingle, Party with BB

Scharla Scheibe, Cathedral City High 

Ginger Renee Sprinkle

Blackhawk Tactical, Chief Director, CEO at Blackhawk Security and Protection Academy

Jean Paulc

Nancy Mines

Kristen Reyes-Tarsiuk,  Community Pastor Brooklyn at Liberty Church NYC

Colleen Marie Richards, Beverly Hills High School

Eric Dupuis, Quebec High School

Thomas Mario, Owner at Thomas Mario’s Staffing

Kate Ponte Manlove, Works at Roden and Fields Independent Consultant

Wendell Minott, Québec-Océan

Megan Carey, Derma-graphic Technician at Scar Treatment Recovery Center

Jessica Sanchez, Cocktail Waitress at La Quinta Resort & Club and PGA WEST

Dan Mcgrath

Rae Fernandez, Owner at Palm Springs Investigations and Protection

Vanessa Martinez, Palm Desert, California

Rus Borland, Quebec High School

Marisa Ruiz, Member at Agua Caliente

Jim Smith, Owner at Self-Employed

Kristy Kneiding, Public Relations Manager at Cord Media

August Martinez, Palm Springs High School

Samantha Rush, Palm Desert, California

Brittany Schoor, Realtor at Windermere Real Estate

Ruby Montana, Palm Springs, California

Nicole Reyes, Pastor Director of Ministries at Oasis LA

Marta Ponte, Tucson High

Benjamin Bach, Ohio

Kimberly Alfrey, Digital Distribution/Post Production for Lionsgate Films and TV shows

Thor Voge

Michael Emanuel, Bar Supervisor at DISH - Creative Cuisine

Christian Jelmberg, Jelmberg Real Estate Team & Street Life Project at Owner

Miranda De Forge, Sottopelle Rancho-Mirage, Rancho Mirage, California

Clayton Baldwin

Deborah Bendayan, Mexico City, Mexico

Caroldean- Deanie- Ross, Managing Director at Charity Godmother

Mark Wolfe, Realtor at Windermere Real Estate Southern California

Chris Redman, Artist - Muralist at Red Bull

Patrick Harrington

Catherine Armstrong Inscore, Library Media Specialist at Copper Mountain College

Jennifer Dí Aguirre, Broker at Insurance Specialist

John Steven Sutherland, Los Angeles, California

Yolanda Rodriguez-Taylor, Hairstylst/colorist at Yolanda's Color Studio

Gregory Preston Gerber, Realtor at Capitis Real Estate

Jan Harnik, Palm Desert, California

Shay Moraga, University of Minnesota

Manolo Saenz

Jason K O, Reciever/Stocker at Lowe's Home Improvement

Kris Rain, Realtor at Paul Kaplan Real Estate Group

John Ryan, University of Southern California

Robert Radi, Professor International Economics and Finance at Benedictine University

Mark Hapka, Playhouse West School and Repertoire

Charlene Brinson, Owner/ President at Charlene Brinson Realty Group

Anny Hong, Notary Public at Notary Public for the State of California

Patrick Evans, President & CEO at Fulvio's Homemade Italian Sausage

Gercek Hayat, Mexico City, Mexico

Marisa Edralin Frech

Shann Carr

Mark Palmer Is Palmer,  Principal at Palmer Identity - Mark Palmer Design Corporation

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Candice Riddle Asid Aifd, Owner-operator at RIDDLE

Michelle Hutchinson, F&B Director at Woodhaven Country Club - Palm Desert Ca

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Nathalie Richard-Sewell, Palm Desert, California

Michael Braun

Beatrice de Salles, Works at Sutton Remodeling Specialists

Seth Cash Works,  at MyCityEveryday.com

Robert Arnold, University of Calgary

Veronica Valenzuela Williams

David Lee Cohen, Owner at DESERT HEAT PROMOTIONS

Sam Reber, Works at STAR Orthopaedics, Inc.

Dale Gribow, Works at Coachella Valley Weekly

Kathleen O’Keefe, Realtor at California Lifestyle Realty

Vincent J Battaglia, CEO at Mycrogrid Electric Corp.

Julie Buehler, Sport Talk Radio Host at Buehler's Day Off

Angela Maciel Gibbons, Realtor at HomeSmart Professionals

April Joy O’Neil, Indio High School

Chris Gore, My Dawson College

Courtney Newman, Rancho Mirage, California

Catherine Ann Foster-Ice, College of the Desert

Yanicorn Atari, Palm Springs, California

Tommy Ross

Rena Otto, Works at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa

Julie Hill, Owner/Designer at The Jewelry Box on El Paseo

Luis Alberto Calderon, Cal Poly Pomona

Michael Paduano, Realtor at Coldwell Banker Palm Springs

Shawn Savage, Gallia Academy High School

Mandi Perkins, UC Berkeley

Terah Morrison Logan

Stella Inger, Anchor 5,6 &10pm at KGUN-TV

Kristin Olson, Founder, Director at Urban Yoga Center

Fia Perera, Works at Actress/Writer

Bryan Mallindine

Suzanne Oliver, Master Hair Stylist Hair Replacement Expert at Moved Biz to Karl Vasquez


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Sandro Picasso

Mark Lawrence, Ace Printing Co., Partner at Self-Employed

Les Michaels, Palm Springs, California

Roy B Reyes, Long Beach, California

David R. Banks, Realtor at Rancho David Realtor

Patrick Campbell, University of Manchester

Lisa Graviss Bogue, Palm Desert, California

Paul Cotterell, La Jolla Country Day School

Betty Graham, LA Valley College/UCLA

Trent Teigen, Professional Photographer at Kathleen Geiberger Art

Julia Countryman, Freelance writer and marketer at Self-Employed

Mika Moulton, Founder & Executive Director at Christopher's Clubhouse

Eva Stokes, Recording Artist/Producer/Song Writer at Musician and Songwriter

Keegan Kennedy

Ann G. Davis, La Quinta, California

Matthew Bamberg, Author at Cengage Learning

Christi Salamone

Rolando César Carvajal Paz, Creative Director at Zombie Walk Palm Springs

Ronnie King, Head of A&R at EMG Dream Loud

Kurt Streutker, Sales Agent at Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC

Lisa Knox Bullum, Volunteer Director at Loving All Animals Org

Cherié Lynnae Whitaker, Simi Valley High

Charmaigne Menn

Irene Soderberg, Actor at Singer/Entertainer

Brittney Hopper, Journalist at CBS Los Angeles

Chris Kallgren, Board of Directors 2015 at The LGBT Community Center of the Desert

Casey Hutchinson, Works at Cafe' des Beaux-Arts

Cynthia Wright, National Holistic Institute | Orange County

Rebecca Clark, Musician at Legends In Concert

Kim Waltrip

Adrienne Bloom, Rancho Mirage, California

Marshall Gilbert, Talk Show Host at KNWZ Radio

Sherry Watson

Judy Genton, Realtor at Windermere Real Estate Coachella Valley

Paul Hietter

Charissa Farley, Works at Farley Interlocking Pavers & The Paving Stone Place

NurseShirley Wolfe, R.N. Expert Level Injector at Nurse Shirley at Dr Leonard Schwartz office

Randy Hewitson, Palm Desert, California

Dan Ball, Morning News Anchor at KMIR News

Roman Whittaker, Owner/Partner at Anderholt Whittaker LLP

Rebecca Pikus, Antioch University, Marina Del Rey

Lindi Biggi, President at Loving All Animals Org

Chuck Vasquez, Works at City of Cathedral City

Brad Mercer, Show Host at Creator and Host of Brad Mercer's Bands 'n Fans

Roger Grace, Owner/Broker at GRACE Real Estate

Jay Nailor, at M Modern Gallery

Alec Longmuir

Des McCarthy, Owner at CruiseOne - Sue & Des McCarthy

John Callahan, Works at SAG-AFTRA

Paul Lewin

Debra Goldman Morris, Palm Springs, California

Allan Hanson

Joey English, Palm Springs, California

David L. Montgomery, Works at Green Ore

Theresa Marie Darrah, Owner at Own Advertising Company / Realtor

Paul Kaplan, CEO & President at The Paul Kaplan Group, Inc.

Michal Alaniz, Palm Springs, California

Brenda Neyer Barsness, Hair Stylist at Self-Employed

Diana Marlo, CEO at Marlo Productions Inc

Lisa Joles Dempton, Works at A Gallery Fine Art

Shawn Donavon Dwyer

Hana Ponte Haderah

Shaktima Brien, Artist/Curator at Artist

Steve Johns, Palm Springs, California

Damian Celaya, Johnn Glenn High School

Jasenka Šabanović, Life/Business Transformation Coach

Alex Cheybani, Regional Manager at San Diego County

Mario Donato

Johnny Meza, Singer-songwriter at Singer/Entertainer

Dawn Maree, ThetaHealing® Certificate of Science, Master Instructor

Jeffrey Brown, CEO/General Partner at B&B Technologies LP

Ellie Kheirkhahi-Love

Kymm Galvan, Works at The Grill on Main

Luke D. Kayyem, Scottsdale, Arizona

Julio De La Concha, Sales at Windermere Real Estate

Steve Line

Mely Ann, University of Phoenix

Jay Pentrack

Ana Escalante, Works at Jacobs Sverdrup

Jill Langham, Owner at Palm Springs Workout

Mike Hammons, Musicians Institute

Rainbow Casey, Adjunct Faculty at College of the Desert

Velma Hagar Otterman, Fontana High

Michael A. Gallardo, Southern California Sales Manager at Adventures in Wine

Gregory Ballard, Broker Associate at Windermere Real Estate

Amanda Osman

Biljana Peters, Works at Realtor at HK Lane Real Estate

Fraz Ahmed, La Verne, California

Gary Pisula, Real Estate Partner at Leaskou Partners Inc.

SuzAnne Marie-Fresh Greig

David Emerson, Works at Keller Williams Realty, Inc.

John Evans, Broker/Owner at Contempo Lending, Inc

Kimberley Hayden

Cecil Hagins

Ethan Kaminsky, Palm Springs, California

Ryan Manos, Sales Executive at Marriott International

Mike McCormick, Palm Desert, California

Michael Wexler

Johanne Verville, Palm Springs, California

Gregory Goodman, Special Event Artist at My Little Flower Shop

Charlotte Wang, La Quinta, California

Bill Feingold

Skip Jensen, Works at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa

Scott Hines, Principal at Capitis Advisors

Kimberly Cheng

Michael Fietsam, General Manager at ShareKitchen

Scott Hennessee, Evening News Anchor at KCOY-TV

Jay D Grilli, Owner/Appraiser at Eagle Appraisals

Christopher Michael, Works at Designer 

Suzanne Schell Lorenz, Indian Wells, California

Heath Toru Ono-Hamaguchi, Sr IT Recruiter at Crescent Solutions

Tim Jurado

Linda Abaunza

Lynn Cheatham Della, Staff writer at Worldwide Hippies

Karen Devine, Westmont High School

Anna Miller, DJ-Craig Michaels Morning Show Host at Eagle 106.9 Desert Radio Group

Judy Allen

Anthony D Manriquez, Fleet Manager at Toyota Chula Vista

Melvyn Haber, Palm Springs, California

Hugh Van Horn, Branch Manager at Primary Residential Mortgage, Inc. - HQ

Stewart Tolley

Danielle Flanagan, Palm Desert, California

David Wohl, San Diego State University

Norm Wagner, Owner-operator at Gone2Florida

Borko Djordjevic

David Wilson, Host at Grape Encounters Radio

Katie Stice, VP at Palm Desert Area Chamber of Commerce

Francoise Rhodes, Owner/Host at Traveling With Francoise

Christopher Kennedy, Palm Springs, California

Brooke Baxley, Rancho Mirage, California

d**k Baxley, Owner/ President at Baxley Properties, Inc.

Debbe Lowden, Works at Self Employed (Business)

Bret Cohn
Ruth Sinfuego, College of the Desert

Arlette Poland, Ordained Minister at I Join You and Your Love - Weddings by Rev. Arlette

Yara Da Silva-Heying, Teacher at UCR Extension

Jay Ramstead, Founder / Editor / ePublisher at Best Places Guide WebGroup

Denise Burton-Roberts, Brooks College, Long Beach, CA

Dmitry Daryl, Norwich University

George Zander, University of Washington

Lorrie Lauer, Works at Rising Out of the Darkness

Bryan Grandy, Long Beach City College

Heather Sharp

Louise Neyer, Chapman University

Chris Miller, Owner/Photographer at Imagine Imagery

Karen Stearns, Certified Residential Specialistat Windermere Real Estate Coachella Valley

Snake Jagger, Fairfax High School

Pez Elvis

Sherry Evaro

Patricia Welch, Works at Singer/Entertainer

Venturini Gianluca, Pietrasanta at Da Nonna Lory

Lida Woodard, San Diego, California

Dane Skoff, Real Estate Professional at Palm Springs Town and Country Realty

Mark Stilwell

Melinda Tremaglio, Owner at Self-Employed

Robert Saunders, Principal/Owner/Broker at Real Living Prime Properties

Luis Guerra

Lisa Twinn Sproule

Rusty Nail, Talleyville, Delaware

Debra Gail Savitt, La Quinta, California

Guenther A. Richter

Steve Petersen, Palm Springs, California

Fred Bell, Partner at Nobell Energy Solutions

Tim Esser, President at Esser Air Conditioning and Heating

RealtorAuthor Eric G Meeks, Real Estate Agent at Team Wrubleski Meeks

Shane Francis, Cherry Valley, California

Bob Thomas

Albert Boyd-Bilger, HR Manager at WCCT Global

Aaron Andrew, Co Owner at Ink Gallery

Tracey Mack, Rutland Senior High School

Victory Grund, VISSIONARY at Old Town Artisan Studio

Cassandra Kogan, Suzuki

Jackie Klein, Realtor at HK Lane Real Estate

Marc Salomone, Works at Desert Oral Surgery

Carlos Mogotei Amos, Manager at Eldoret

Audrey Reed, Owner at Works in Progress, Inc.

Valerie Wells, Sherman Oaks, California

Fred Henry, Manager, Sunset Strip Office at Rodeo Realty

Alexander Marcel Nelson, Courtesy Clerk (Bagger) at Ralphs

Jeff Harrison, Palm Desert, California

Heath Hilgenberg, Palm Desert, California

Pinkie Meringue Shimmer, The University of Alabama

Jeff Stahl

Ginny Foat, Executive Director at Mizell Senior Center

Sara Salcido, Cathedral City, California

Doug Balog, Broker/Owner at Doug Balog, International Luxury Homes

Josie Gonzalez, Owner at Josie's Heart on El Paseo

Rod Vandenburg, Palm Desert, California

Levvy Carriker, Palm Springs, California

Jay Jorgensen, UCLA

Gladiateur Clubist, ISIMG

Michelle Lynn Ortiz

Stacey Howard Grande

Gp Gerber, Realtor at Capitis Real Estate

Caitlin Graves Young, Realtor at El Paseo Realty Group

Claire J. Grant

Charlie Vogele, Works at BNSF Railway 

Jeffrey Nichols, Palm Springs, California

Scott Wilson, Founding Partner at Wilson Johnson Commercial Real Estate

Tolfe Lee Albert, President at A & A Marketing USA

Sue Marie Leidner, Southern California School of Business and Law

Juli Ragsdale, Palm Springs, California

Jeff Rizzo

Tracey D. Allen, Owner at TDA Investigations & Associates, CA P.I. Lic.#22444

Richard G. Batiste, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Rachel Briseno

Diane Williams, Associate Broker at Diane Williams & Associates

Andrew Miko Barajas, Bartender at Paddy O'Reilly's

Charles Caldwell, Chairman of the Board at CWC Alltrades Contractors Referral Services

Brian Sullivan, Sales at Southern Wine & Spirits

Richard Kip Serafin, Principal at The Kip Group, LLC

Pamela Bernstein, Indio, California

Christine Fleming, California State University, Los Angeles

Art Davis

Claus Ranswill, Owner at Ranswill Enterprises

Jeremy Ferguson

Delos Van Earl, Mills College

John Hussar, Palm Desert, California

Dale Swanson, Palm Springs, California

Dodi Henry 

Marilyn Hazan, Owner/CEO at Marilyn Hazan Designs

Rick Saputo, Owner at DiGS

Jim Dupont

Judy Sweet, University of Nevada, Reno

Stacey Kahlert, Glendora High School

Diane Blomquist Jano

Scott C Meredith, College of the Desert

Carolyn Moloshco, Works at KMIR News 

Janet E. Cook

Lizette Vela, Owner-Operator at Enchanted Memories Parties & Rentals

Rick Lewis, CEO & Founder at Cinematix

Steven De Christopher, Works at Steven De Christopher Design & Construction

Art Gregoire, Realtor at Windermere Real Estate Southern California

Vanessa Howitt

Brian Nestande, Assemblyman at California State Assembly

William Miller, Palm Springs, California

Jennifer McVey, Palm Springs, California

Erik Martinez, Palm Springs, California

Palm Springs Vacation Rentals, Works at Oranj Palm Vacation Homes

Judy Twine Brinn, CEO/Creative Director at The A List Make up Studio

Andy Lockard Alexander, Mount Holyoke College

Jackie Devereaux, Screenwriter at Screenwriter

Mark Anderson

Anthony Barton, California State University, San Bernardino

Sissy Blanco Tew

Billie Jo Woolley

David Howard

Shawnna Harper Trombetta, Rancho Mirage, California

Charif Idrissi Kaitouni, Licensed Guide(Former President) at Tangier

Patrick Mahon, Works at Stearns 

Sharon McKee

Gina Marie, Holistic Oncology Nurse at Issels Treatment

Paul Bojic, Real Estate Attorney at Law Offices of Paul D. Bojic

Sherry Halperin

John Linn, Lakeville Senior High School

Jenifer Daniels

Rory Snyder, Host & Founder at Tiki Caliente

Kevin Blessing, Owner at HomesRun

Jaclyn Murchison, La Quinta High School

Lucinda D. Arcy

Whitney Edds-Tombyll, Works at Full Time Mommy! 

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Renee Vargas, Pastor at Eagle Mountain Baptist Church

Eva Welsh, Palm Desert, California

Elysia Ashley, Licenced Massage Therapist, Rancho Mirage, California

Michael Perry, Somerset, Massachusetts

Arlene Spring, Professional Photographer at Photography by Arlene Spring

Keith Blum, Hamilton High School

Billy Davis

Gideon Artist, Owner at IMAGES Fine Art Gallery & Gardens

Steve Yeoman, Broker Associate at Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

Gary Whitehead

Eric Morcus, Owner-operator at Kaiser Grille Palm Desert

Karlene Ponte

Elizabeth Lisa

Sarah Patron

Stephanie Ponte Lorentzen

Glenn Alan Miller, Indio, California

Joanna Maria Stark

Kim Rogers, Realtor at Windermere Real Estate

Jeff House, Owner at Unwind Body Spa

Maria Lauren Alberici-Riccio, West Hills, California

Sylvia Ann Trapuzzano-Furino

Michael Felci, Public relations at Cord Media

Allen Lawrence, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Lisa Houston

Kenneth Lindsey, Palm Springs, California

Rey Romero, General Contractor/Owner at Romero's Select Surfaces

Brenda Lynn Martin, Entrepeneur at Self-Employed

Johannes Bacher, Palm Springs, California

Cherie L Smith, Palm Desert, California

Jacquin M Smith

Mark Wasserman, Works at Keller Williams Realty

Dj-rj Robert Jonathan-Taylor, Owner at ZencomMedia

Lauren Minnich, Master Stylist & Makeup Artist at Tangles Salon & Spa

Guy McCarthy, Reporter at The Union Democrat

Kris Woody, Csusb

Kelly O’Connor, Independent Consultant at Arbonne

Thea Lewis Conway

Ron Young, CSR in the BDC at Coachella Valley Ford Dealers

Bill Taylor

Albert Yunker Jr

Becky Alfrey, Producer and Host at Turning Point With Becky Alfrey

Dan Gibbons, Kearney State College

Linda Orrick, Minister at Innerfaith Spiritual Center Worldwide

Nickie Nicolas, Owner at Self Employed and Loving It!

El Paseo PalmDesert, Palm Desert, California

Jodi Roth-Ledesma, President and Founder at Blue Wave Media Inc

Anne J Alexander, Windermere Real Estate

Lisa Cole

Jayne Whitmer Muscariello, Works at Yevo International

Pam Kidd

Rick Hutcheson, Co Owner at Vacation Palm Springs

Gigi Guerra Muth, Owner at GCM Consulting

Miles Kuhn, Realtor at HK Lane Real Estate

Aletha Ann Grady, Citrus College

Jodi Roth-Ledesma, La Quinta, California

Vern Fagan, Works at Self-Employed

Michael Schwartz, Works at Coldwell Banker Real Estate Corporation

Jake Sawyer, CEO & Founder at Jake Sawyer Fitness

John White, Palm Desert, California

Bob Leidner, Board Member at Coachella Valley Volunteers in Medicine

Richard d**k Stein, Owner and Founder at H J Promotional Products

Benjamin Leaskou, CEO & President at Leaskou Partners Inc.

Gene Evaro Sr., Palm Springs High School

Alvin Beyer Greenwalt

Michele Williams, Student at Current Student Grand Canyon University

Terri Munselle, Associate Broker at Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

Robert Perryman, President at R. C. Perry Development & Construction

Lisa Brenner, Works at I2I Move Management

Keisha D’Alessandro, Works at Self Employed Singer/Entertainer

Michael Crothers

Itsjustme David, Works at Street Fishing For Jesus

Cesar Leo Marcus, President at Windmills Edition

Al Michaels, Redondo Beach, California

Scott Palermo, Associate Broker, Premier Director at Windermere Real Estate

Tonita Valencia-Langdon, Huntington Beach, California

Eileen Spencer Haden

RuthAnne Ray, Hemet, California

Jeremy Johnson, Entertainment/Events Coordinator at Oscar's Cafe & Bar

Phil Franklin, Works at TheArrangements

Sandy Murowchick, Broker Associate at Windermere Real Estate

Cindra Stolk, Palm Springs, California

Heidi Dell-Hansel, Cleveland High School, Portland, Oregon

President at RM Marketing

Palm Springs Florist, Palm Springs, California

Chris Martello, Indian Wells, California

David Wynn, California Baptist University

Jim Sanak, REALTOR, Premier Director at Windermere Real Estate

Marc Glassman, Palm Desert, California

Alan Abell, Syracuse University

Joelle Leath

Willie Rhine, Owner-operator at Eight4Nine, Restaurant & Lounge

Brian Foote, Palm Springs, California

Mike Brill, Franchise Owner at CruiseOne Palm Springs CA Mike Brill worldwide cruises

Ivette Marie

Tony Marchese, Co Owner at Purple Room Restaurant & Stage

Kathy Strong, Writer at USA TODAY

Todd Gregory Young, Palm Desert, California

Channing Brown Becker-Wortham Bono, South Pasadena Senior High

Tawne Markley, Real Estate Broker/Owner at Desert Premier Properties

Scott Jones, Palm Springs, California

Nicole L Hughes, Works at Wells Fargo 

Kevin Quinn, Palm Springs, California

Cindy Mangun Suter, Bookkeeper/Office Manager at MRC Engineering, INC

Barry D Marquez, Bartender at Tilted Kilt Palm Desert

Paul Roberts, Palm Springs, California

Steven J Petersen, Palm Desert, California

Kim Scanlan

Mary Bono

John Trad, Sales at Worldwide Produce

Reem Kidess, Scottsdale, Arizona

Mohamed Ess, Works at Fonctionnaire de l'état

Wright Image, Palm Springs, California

John J. Benoit, Works at County of Riverside

Jeff Snow, Director at Soaring Eagle Investments Unlimited

Amber Stewart-Stanford

Andrea Turnage, Works at Windermere Real Estate Coachella Valley

Karl Vasquez, Owner / Artist at Karl Vasquez Salon and Spa

Todd Piro, Morning Anchor at NBC Connecticut

Tim Rockwood, Palm Springs, California

Sharon Barone 

Mary Brown- Hurja

Geoffrey Dean

Lynn Hawks, Executive Producer at Experts and Authorities

Michael Pedersen, Partner at Awesome Dude Video

Massimo Marsiglioni, Owner at Independent Food & Beverage Operations Specialist

AuBrey Ward, President at Palm Springs Fashion Council-World Fashion Organization

Lance O’Donnell, Principal at O2 Architecture

Todd May

Kyle Sorenson, Works at Ainokea 

Inn AtDeepcanyon, Palm Desert, California

Melissa O Sure, President at Dollz & Dice

Elayna Garcia-Freiberg, Palm Springs, California

Raphael Benomar, Palm Springs, California

Elisa Mederos, Realtor at Windermere Real Estate Southern California

Robert Williams

Marnie Balog, Self-employed at Team Balog with Keller Williams Realty

Rich La Rue, Designated Broker at HomeSmart Professionals

Jon Caffery, Grants Coordinator/AAT Program manager at University of Hawaii

Robert J Roberts, Alarm-Video-Home Automationat Maximum Security

Maile Klein

Jill Christine Rascon, Contracts and Accounts at Designed By Nature, Inc

Stephen Savage, Director, Producer, Screenwriter, Editor at Lunatopia Productions

Robert Jeffrey Wolter, President at The NestEggg Group, Inc.

Jeremy McCormick

Tina Bates, Account Executive at Equity Title Company

Jack Peterson, California State University, Long Beach

Penni West-Moniz, Desert Hot Springs, California

Penny Srabian, Palm Springs, California

Steve Enlow, Broker Associate at Re/Max Consultants

Robert Strong, Advance Funeral & Cremation Planning & Property Sales at Forest Lawn

Steven Ditullio, Singer/Entertainer at Own Business & Sing SINATRA ALL OVER U.S.A.

Maria Richards, Owner/Realtor at Real Living Prime Properties

Kami French, General Manager at Blue Coyote Grill

Walter Smith

Michael Fiacco

Michael Carroll Green, Partner at Triangle Inn Palm Springs

Jeff Skorman, Owner at Self-Employed

Roberto Madera, Palm Desert, California

Richard Chamberlin, California State University, San Bernardino

Kevin Lorentzen, Brea, California

Roger Joles Windermere, Newspaper Delivery Boy at Desert Sun

David Hirschfield, Owner at National Credit Repair

Kristi Prieto, Oregon State University

Lisa Ross, College of the Desert

Trisha Goodchild

Jeff Shotwell, John Carroll Catholic High School

Barry Udcoff, Palm Springs, California

Onetonjohnfon Thompson

Joy Santos, Photographer

Jeannette Charnay, Owner at J Charnay Salon Studio

Joan Castro, Real Estate Broker at Joan Castro & Associates, Palm Springs & Palm Desert

Stacy Manning Casaluci, Author at Strategic Book Publishing

Beverly Bell, Broker Associate at HK Lane Real Estate

Emily DiSimone, Broker/Owner at Real Estate Associates of the Desert

David Wambaugh, Palm Desert, California

Donnie Reed

Dave Kibbey, Real Estate Broker at HOM Sotheby's International Realty

Denise Goolsby, Palm Desert, California

Ted Walker, Writer, Bass Player, Mixing and Mastering at Penny Unniversity

Brett Shoopman, Works at Desert Willow Golf Resort

Eileen B. Thomas, New home building specialist at California Elite Properties

Fer Acevedo, Production at Univision Palm Springs

Janet Newcomb

Victor J Wedel, Harvard, U of I, Stanford, Greenwich

Bill Robishaw, Facilities Manager at DT


Gail Paparian, Ithaca College

Cirenia Guerrero, District Sales Manager at Avon

Connie Kashkawol, La Quinta, California

Lori L Ridgeway, Restaurant Manager Extradonaire at Denny's

Eric Wood, Fresno, California

Erica Felci, Reporter at The Desert Sun

Barbara Jean

Sîîmö Mââx, UCA Université Cadi Ayyad

Shanghai Brown, Host, writer, co-producer at Southwest Stories with Steve Brown

Scott ReynoldsMusic, Guitarist for Cover Story at Guitarist

Vicki Dawson, Operations Manager at Brad Schmett Real Estate Group-Keller Williams

Jay Ramstead

Cena Rasmussen, Bassist Fashion Institue

Lauren Ashley, San Diego, California

Rick Cherry, Real Estate Broker/agent at Fathom Realty

Stacey Spring, Special Events Coordinator at The Living Desert

Rosemary Guadalupe Benavides, Shift leader at Juan Pollo

Joey Lizotte, Works at Artisan Events

Victor Romero, Palm Springs, California

Sandra Quinn, Realtor at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, California Properties

Maxx Paragon, SIU Carbondale

Timmy Patton, Electrician/Owner at Big-idealighting.com

Yelena Blandon, DPO at Riverside County Probation Department

Rigoberto Rodriguez

William Dey, Photographer at William Dey Photography

Wanda Doff, California State University, Long Beach

Fardhie Hantary, Medan, Indonesia

Jean-Claude Constant, Owner at Pomme Frite French & Belgian Cuisine

Dennis Lewis, Subject Matter Expert (SME) at Boeing Commercial Airplanes

Morongo Basin Broadcasting, Works at Z107.7 - The Hi Desert's Community Radio Station

Debra Ann Boyce Kennedy, Owner at DK appearance studio

Kristen Smith, Hemet Senior High

Julian Paul Hernandez, Owner at Julians Home Repair

Katie Ruark, Public Information Officer at Desert Water Agency

Donna Arias, Accounting at Newl Life Agency

Mark Gregg, Mt. SAC

Carol Teitelbaum, LMFT at Carol Teitelbaum, MFT

Shirley Evaro, Singer-songwriter at Evaro's / self

Louise Hampton, Palm Springs, California

Charles Coursey, Orange Coast College

Brandon Worswick, Works at ENCORE

Bruce Clark, Founder at The Muskoka Store

CactusFlower El Paseo, Works at Cactus Flower Shoe Salon

Ned Roache, Palm Desert, California

CV Strategies

Darryl Asher

Debby Alexander, Owner-Operator at Peabody's Cafe & Bar

Antonella Jeong

Phil Good, Indian Wells, California

Jack A. Lope, University of the Great Planes

Maria Brown

Linda Baca Nunez, Denver, Colorado

Roger Edison

David Portener, President at Palm Springs Desert Media Inc.

Jillian Marquis, Palm Springs, California

Karen Romiah, College of the Desert

Laura Gibson

Sonny Turjeman, Palm Desert, California

Citizen Rick

Liza Brown

Lori Kirshner

Jeff Barter, Owner at Jeff's Landscaping

Marvin Azzopardi, Principal Consultant at A2 Collaborative

Ines Allen, President/Founder/Medical Missions Coordinator at IMAHelps

Ricky Mitchell

Carlos Ariss, Works at Gym Owner

Bette King, Works at Bette King Productions

Carla Morrell

Yucca Valley Chamber, Yucca Valley, California

Rudy Gutierrez, Branch Manager at Kimco Staffing

Bob Runyan, La Quinta, California

Jackie Nicole Boulle, Owner at Heavenly Treasures

Adnan Ghalib, Kingston University

Noah Nevins, Acquisitions Director at Honor Properties LLC.

John Groff, William J. Palmer High School

Brad Waggoner, Works at Real Estate 

Lupe Ramos, Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Academy (OLPHA)

Sharyn E. Zaslofsky, Palm Springs, California

Joe Yanny, Los Angeles, California

Fred Van Veen, Mortgage Loan Officer at Contempo Lending

Jimi Fitz Fitzgerald

La Quinta Chamber, La Quinta High School

Ed Herman, Franchise Owner/Certified Inspector at WIN Home Inspection El Paseo

Sandi Shelburne, Orlando, Florida

Eddy Gina Gaynor

Christopher Turini, CEO & Founder at Cuisini Turini Flavor Creations And Catering

Shearhairdesign El Paseo, Owner & Hairstylist at Shear Hair Design On El Paseo

John Roehrich

David Serafin, University of Street Smarts/Hard knocks

Canavan Coit, Palm Desert, California

Peter Anthony, Owner and CEO at Live Your Life Productions

Carl Roetemeyer

May Berke-Maloney, CUNY York

Rosie Verdugo

Dennis Spurgin, Palm Springs, California

Chau Tran, Garden Grove, California

David Seabourn


Liz Bird, Esthetician & Certified Biofeedback Therapist at Skin Care Plus

Don Mangione, Palm Springs High School

Lavender Bistro, La Quinta, California

Jim Cioffi, The University of Arizona

Brett Stein, Store Director at Leeds & Son Fine Jewelers

Janine Stevens, Works at Windermere Real Estate

Sanker Phillips

James Guillermo, Realtor at Gotham Properties International - Palm Desert

Randy Houston, Morning Drive Air Talent Personality at KPLM-FM "The Big 106"

Jessica Moreno

Staci McFarland, Flathead High School

Raul Avila, Regional Vice President at PFS

O.g. Gabriel, Some college

Slice-Pizza Rancho Mirage, Rancho Mirage, California

Arturo Cureno, IT Consultant at HTG Premier Tech Services

Suzanne Virtue, Palm Springs, California

Scott Strader, Indian Wells, California

Julie Rickaby, RPM Instructor at LVAC GroupFitness

Jay Lee, La Quinta, California

Anni Shen, Chef/Owner at Drunken Delicacies

Joel Ontiveros, President at Palm Springs Airport Car Wash

Tom Steffen, Realtor at Coldwell Banker Real Estate Corporation

Jamie Demetriou, Works at GM Downeaster Cafe at Amtrak Downeaster

Gregg Fletcher, Sales Associate at HOM Sotheby's International Realty

Johnny Ortiz, College of the Desert

Idyllwild Herald, Idyllwild, California

Coachella Valley History Museum, Indio, California

Malika Zehouani 

Georgie’s Alibi Azul Patio, Owner at Azul Tapas Inspired Lounge and Bar, Palm Springs

Anthony D’Alessio, Home Inspections, Solar, and Energy Savings at Solar Inspector

Febriandi Digo, MBI at Farmers

Karina Fierro Avila, Kaplan College

Gary Thorpe, Works at Huntsman for east essex hunt

Robert Edward Brondell II, Presdient/CEO-Executvie Producer at SongwritersCafe.TV

Samuel Francis Rubin, Somatherapy Institute

Almita Diaz, Palm Springs, California

Steven McCormick, Portland State University

Owen Tirre, Works at Singer/Songwriter

Zachary T. DeVoe, Hollister, California

Ric Campbell, San Diego, California

Charles L Thomas, Works at Certified Ballroom Dance Instructor

Enrique Jacome, Gynecologist at Fleur Women's Health

Jason Winter

Robert Zarathustra

Keith Barnacastle, President at A+ Home Health Care

Allan Espinoza

Denise Kramer, Kent State University

Karmie Kalmanowitz, Founder, CEO at ODAGL.INC

Oliver Gauer, Works at Lynn's BEST amb. Kinderintensiv-Pflegedienst GmbH

Carol Johnson, Sales Associate at Macys

Sheena Romero, Palm Desert High School

Brian Di Vita

Meg Nadeau, Works at HK Lane Real Estate

Phil Kowal, Palm Springs, California

Ron Gerlich, Vice President/COO at HK Lane Real Estate

Philip Edward Seymour, Builder at BAJA PALAPAS

Janis Charnay, Thousand Palms, California

FG Greene, C.E.O. at FG Creative, Inc.

Carmen Taylor, University of Southern California

Meg Firestone, Owners at J. Russell The Salon

Robert M Daddio, University of the Pacific

Kathy Bates, Bermuda Dunes, California

David Rosenberg, Business Advisory Services at The Solution

Connie Taylor, Location Independent Distributorat Works at Send Out Cards

Sri Kumar, University of Delhi

Jamillah Muhteşem, Doctor of physiology medical doctor

Sherry Mesa, Works at Sherry Mesa THE Salon

Tommie Moreau, Orange Coast College

Lisa Gonzalez Lgg, Works at LG Graphix

Erica Stone, Founder, Director at SOS - Soldiers Organized Services

Actors at Renaissance festivals

David Ross, Producer at Coachella Valley Music Show

Uss New Jersey, Naval Academy

Deanna Lange Schmett, La Quinta, California

Mitch Carson, Owner at Business

Michael Ruffini, Palm Springs, California

Banning Chamber, Banning, California

Mercedes Fernandez, Booking & Event Management | Promotions at Higher Heights

Jodi Roth, La Quinta, California

Mark Fry, Edison High School

Michael Mupe Donlagic, Public Relations at International Business Developement

Stephen Zapantis, Curator at Art By Maloney, LLC

John Hughes, Store Manager at Big O Tires

Andrew Ordon, USC School of Medicine, Cornell University School of Medicine

Bob Kaler, Photographer/Owner at RTK Fine Art Photography

Venessa Neff

Dorian Kirk

Adrian Pacheco, Belford High School

Michelle Evans, Social Media Specialist at Online explorer

John DeNault, Jakarta, Indonesia

Mari Mendoza, Palm Springs, California

Heidi Anderson, Certified Personal Trainer at Get-Fit Training Systems

Melvyn's Ingleside Inn

Emily Sanchez

Ryan McClure, Cal State San Bernardino

Nelda Linsk, Agent at HK Lane Real Estate

Greg Asher, Palm Springs, California

Dickie O’Neal, Owner at Dickie O' Neal's Irish Pub - Palm Springs, CA

Steve Glew

Snak N Go, Los Angeles, California

Douglas Motz, Owner at Douglas Motz Insurance

Sharon Howell, Works at Northwest Medical Center Springdale

Jenn Pierce

Cat Reder, Palm Springs, California

Patricia Stella Walkley, Palm Springs, California

Melissa Dominguez-Kincaid, Palm Springs, California

Tammye Moore, Alamo, California

Marks ArtCenter, Art Gallery at College of the Desert

Bruce Fessier, Special Projects Writer at Desert Sun

Allen Harper, Works at Operating Engineers Local 12

Corner Lodge

David Adkins, Springfield, Illinois

DeAnn Lubell

Stephanie Kirk

Patrick Swarthout

Stephen Little, Board of directors at Swim to Win

Dan O’Dowd, Works at Dan O'Dowd Productions

Grahme Chad Benson

Mike Thomas, Denver, Colorado

Chrissie Nelson, Boston University

Donna Jernigan

Tony Choi, Seoul, Korea

Gillian Tunold

Sarah Milmet, The University of Arizona

Richard A. Vasquez, Works at Writer  

Richard Radojkovich, Regional courior at SC Laboratories

Michelle Romo Martinez, Hemet, California

James C Smith, Community Relations Director at Table of Plenty

James Tomassi

Lyes Belhadi, Sebelas Maret University

Christa Bledsoe, Professional Organizer. at ClutterSort Professional Organizing

Exfuze Palm Springs

Sally Marion Johnson

Suzy Antal, South High School

Dan Amezcua, Works at Golfing Palm Springs Magazine

Darlene Fonseca Daniello, Assistant Vice President at Orange Coast Title Company

Donna Ortiz

EagleRider Palm Springs

Las Casuelas Nuevas, Rancho Mirage, California

Wendy Shain, Palm Springs, California

Albert Appiah

Alaska Thunder

Western Grill, Indio, California

Shu Shilly, Los Angeles, California

Carol Gordon

Rick McClure, LUTCF Designation

Marcell Peacock

Anthony Murgo

John-Paul Valdez, Economist at News Media Consultant

William Larkin Phd, Director at Applied Neuroscience Institute

Lavane Hause, Owner at Backstreet Bistro

Jill Erhard-Moore, Bureau of Land Management California

Tracy Scott, Real Estate at Keller Williams Luxury Homes

Michael Lansing

Bob Alexander, President at Motion Picture Hall Of Fame

Sharon Levy, Canada

Murat Murathan

Theresa Maggio, Marketing Director at Bighorn Golf Club

India Oven, Cathedral City, California

Laura Gibson

Dave Mahaffey, Works at Action Pumping, Inc.

Richard Oswald, Indio High School

StepbyStep Dance-Studio, Los Angeles, California

Elise Richmond Show, Radio Talk Show Host at The Elise Richmond Show

Joshua Brulotte, Foundation Academy

DesertDestinations Limo, Palm Desert, California

Dorette Moyeed

GottaLove Thestatusgroup, Palm Springs, California

Basserie La grille

BBone PalmDesert, Palm Desert, California

Red Ness, Owner at Red's Rockstar Karaoke

Fit-in Forty-Two, Palm Desert, California

VintagenVogue Inthevalley, Works at Vintage n' Vogue

Obone Knobe

Alicia Marie Ramirez

Anna Tapia

Coachella Valley Cvep

Ray Baca, Cod college of the desert

Daniel L Riggs, Broker/Owner at AAY Realty

Leticia Gonzalez, Palm Springs, California

Ken Dow, Asst. Store Manager at the DHSat Video Depot

Kagonyera Samuel, Director at Can do in de

Coachella Valley EnterpriseZone

Mary Kazmer, La Quinta, California

Lori Simmons, College of the Desert

Dean Gulo, Wilbur Wright College

Dave Mahaffey, Belford High School

Anni Shen, Riverside Community College, Moreno Valley, CA

Alicia Jefferson, Receptionist at Temecula Valley Chiropractic

Curly Williams, Hilltop High School, Chula Vista, CA

Cary Jones, La Quinta, California

Jesse Chavez, Bassett, California

Amber Lloyd

Cassandra Clare, Works at Save2Give 

Fishman Joyce, Kent State University

Yessica Carlos

Christiann R. Ladd-Powell

Demetra Fay

Lillian Meyerson, Montebello High Senior School Class of 1966 Reunion

Julio Ortiz, Los Angeles City College

Nerl Porras, Owner at Nerl Porras Construction

Tulipe Noire, Works at Dental assistant

Palm Springs Homes, Palm Springs, California

Greg Fujita, Reporter at Hollywood News Service

Davina D Mauri, Keller Williams Realty

Tours EcoExotica, Roseau, Dominica

Armando's Dakota Bar Grill, Palm Desert, California

John W. Reagan, Palm Springs, California

Chiste del Dia

Scar Treatment

Jeanie Johnson-Frazier, Palm Springs High

Tammy Boggs, Works at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center

Restourante Bar Kawah Naucalpan, Mexico City, Mexico

Herman Anthony Granados, Coachella Valley High School

Juan Rodrigo Vergara Collins

Liceo Baron

Scott Hahn, Works at United States Marine Corps

Angela Andrews, La Quinta, California

Jeffrey Jurasky Asid, California Polytechnic State University

Palm-Desert Tobacco

Desiree Stamas, Owner at CFI Marketing Co.

Xu Razer, Harvard University

David Fleming, Coachella, California

Peter Mikulak, Artist at Renegade Art Gallery

Alexa Naturals

Charity Parra

Gay Palm Springs, University of California, Riverside

Billy Mieldazis, Palm Desert, California

Penny Unniversity

Jarrod Hughes, ABC Club

Valerie Mahabir, Rancho Mirage, California

Ernesto Mercado, Founder and CEO at Coach Your Genius

Dean M Gray, Writer 

Armando John Bonilla Edwards, Talent Manager at Diamond Sun Management

Walletta Monique, C.N.A/I.H.H.S/Med. Assist. at Affordable Companion Care Inc

Michael A. Gulla, Attorney at Law

Cam Stones

Abdoulaye Ba

Sheldon Ginsberg, CEO at Institute of Energy Based Health, LLC - Sheldon Ginsberg

Cafe-des Beaux-Arts, Palm Desert, California

J Anthony Serv

Coni N David, Coachella Valley High School

Anthony Alvarez, University of Phoenix

Cuts And-Curls

Fame Wines Cheaper-Cigars

Joe Frazier, Cathedral City, California

Ted Borges, College of the Desert

Classic Consignment, Palm Desert, California

Chris Worth, Realtor at Elite Pacific Properties

Max Lightbender Owner President at Lightbender Art Studios llc

Nicholas Turini, San Diego Miramar College

La Bella Cucina

Bonnie Barkley, Works at Cello’s

Carla Jones

Golda's House

Art Davis, CEO & President at Globally Locally

J.s. Marquis, Palm Springs, California

Natalie Vaughn Vetelgio

Mike Brown, San Diego State University

Frank Jackson, College of the Desert

Elaine Holmes Indio Council, City Council Member at The City of Indio

Imad Ramzi, Rabat, Morocco

Jacqueline Ann, Palm Desert, California

Paper-Doll Interiors, La Quinta, California

Greenology First, Owner and Founder at GREENOLOGY-1ST

Fergusons Frame-Gallery

MyCity Everyday

CrystalFantasy PalmSprings

Rosa Aviles, Hair Stylist at Shear Hair Design On El Paseo

Le Donne Cucina Italiana

Martin Col, Palm Desert, California

Randy Willard, MENS FASHION at Self-Employed

Lamppost Pizza-Backstreet, La Quinta, California

Walter Jeremiah Rosser, Buena Park, California

Wynn Harris, Stylist & Color Specialist at RUMOURS Salon & Boutique

Linda Waite, Owner at Self-Employed

Jennifer Shaw, Works at ReadyLink HealthCare

Al Saucedo, General Manager at Y&M Enterprises

Tanya Martin

Egg And-Dart, Palm Desert Country, California

Jeff Litton, Owner/ Agent at Jeff Litton, Inc.

Mist Poolside, Works at FICTION GROUP

Meds ToHerbs, Affiliate at Miracle Moringa

Raul Oviedo Garcia, Vachillerato

Dsrt Oral-Surgery, Palm Springs, California

Asap Locksmith

Jay Wood, Mnt. San Jacinto H.S.

Fame-Wine Cigar-Lounge

Meta Trigiano, Rancho Mirage, California

Ingrid Traver, San Bernardino Valley College

Dsrt Lighting, Palm Desert, California

Sinatra House, Palm Springs, California

Classic-Party Rentals-Palm Springs, Palm Springs, California

Jeffrey Lowden, Owner/ President at Sky West Services

Jeff McLaughlin, Bermuda Dunes, California

Kris Long

Beb Nonnalory, Licenza terza media

Martin Mbagara

Jupp Steiner, Los Angeles, California

Omie Bergquist, Miami Dade College

April Cox, President at Sinfulicious Bodycare

Chris Hegarty Plumbing, C.E.O. at Chris Hegarty Plumbing Inc.

Prestige Rugs, Palm Springs, California

Joshua Marquis, Project Manager at Palm Springs Web Design

Joseph Orti z,PROMOTER—VIP & Bottle Service Host at Zeldas nightclub

Chris Meyerson, Palm Desert High School

Jill Rascon, Marketing at Blue Wave Media

Ellie Kheirkhahi Love, Rancho Mirage, California

Kawamura Takaaki

House WhoresRadio, Wicked House Music University

Akimmie McCaleb, Busser/Host at Sunshine Cafe

Superior Cleaning Restoration

Anise Guarnieri, Works at Freelance Artist

Dorry Lillard

Dave Acosta, Morning Drive Jammin 99.5FMat Marker Broadcasting

Michael Mwongela, Manager at Manager in Tri City Housekeeping USA.

Eht Corp, La Quinta, California

Peter McGugan, Writer/Co-producer at Conscious World Summit

Jennifer Parker, Palm Springs, California

Benjamin Ellis, Owner at Borgeouss Bodz

Anndee Laskoe, Digital Content Manager at Palm Springs Oasis

Mark Licon, La Quinta, California

Larry Hansen, Executive Board of Directors at Coachella Valley Angel Network (CVAN)

Versengold Made To Measure, FH Wuerzburg

Quality Tile Carpet, Owner at Quality Tile & Carpet

Shorty Murphy, Proprietor at Shortys Desert Deals

Andrew Wardwell, Denison University

Frank Perez

Mike Jimenez, Works at J & J General Construction

Jeffrey Alen, Hair Stylist at Jeffrey Alen Salon

Kay Etsell

Lombardelli Wines, San Domenico School

Natae Raumas MediaGroup, Yucca Valley, California

Dominick Mancuso, Company Windermere Real Estate at HK Lane Real Estate

Biglang Liko

Pickfair Promenade, Cathedral City, California

Barbara Hoffman, RN at Temecula Valley Hospital

Jessica Sellers, Paloma Valley High School

Tim Hackett, Owner/Operater at Marblecareofthedesert.com

Kathryne Morse, La Quinta, California

Rosemary Sanchez, Owner at DESERT COVE PRINTING

Angela M. Gibbons, REMAX at RE/MAX RE Consultants

Date Shed

BabyBlue Hollywood, Hollywood High School

Fiona Metcalfe, Granville South High School Australia

Melrose Heights Curtis Williams

Curtis Williams Photograph, Art Center College of Design

Carol Frankel, Physical Therapist at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Brad Nelson, Gods Job

Sharron Stroud, Founder and Director at Innerfaith Spiritual Center Worldwide

Las Casuelas Original, Palm Springs, California

Misty Roche, Palm Desert, California

Yessica Ramirez F

Peddy Jo, Palm Springs, California

Bill AnsonGallery, Palm Springs, California

Tim Kelly, Musician at California Celts and Farmer's Market Joshua Tree

Florence Angioletti

Dorothea Goff, La Quinta, California

Samuel Perez, Indio, California

Yogi Ramesh Pandey, Yoga Master at Universal Care in Cerritos

Elva B. Porchas, Tucson, Arizona

Steve Jacobson, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Candida Garcia, REALTOR at Windermere Real Estate

Bumpers Carwash

Flavour Hope Flavour, Teachers Experimental Past Students. 2010

Zahid Hussain, College of the Desert

Robert Mander, CEO & President at Building Engineer


Robert Dennis, College of the Desert

Tiffany Realtor-Raridon, Realtor at Robin Oates Real Estate, Inc.

Michael Jensen, Rancho Mirage, California

Kgaogelo Tryme, Works at Turning Point With Becky Alfrey

Philip Per de Reau, Owner & Manager at Directeur

Oktay Kababıyık, Anadolu University

Angie Barajas

Jimmy Johnson, Dist 1 tech school eau claire, wi

Susan Boyer, Wits - University of the Witwatersrand

Roberts Locksmith, Owner at Roberts Locksmith

Jeff Lee, Works at The Humble Abode Day Spa and Pilates Studio

Mary Ann Roberts Sawyer, UCLA

Oskar Ibarra Voss

Mary G. Brhel

Fatma Upuzun

Jerry Mindster, University of Toronto

Natella Meliqyan, Teacher at Krupskaya

Michael D’Angelo, Singer/Performer at Indian Wells Resort Hotel

John Nathaniel, Engineer at Student

World-Gym Desert-Cities

Jessica Wittig Johnson, Works at The Lash Lounge - Palm Desert

Marcie Shields, Hairstylist & Colorist at Ricasha Salon Palm Springs

Candy CoveredClown, USC Trojans

Twentynine PalmsnPaws Orphans, Twentynine Palms, California

Randel Ruiz, Palm Springs, California

Heidi Rockwell, Twentynine Palms, California

Leo Fuchs, California State University, Northridge

Arlene Rosenthal, Owner at Rosenthal of Palm Springs Custom-Clothier

Lupe Garcia, Pasadena City College

Jim Kleckner, Founder at The House Doctor

Mark Richard Nichols, Writer/Poet, photographer, and painter 

Tom Hakim, Road Repairer / Landscaper at Retired

Christian Madou, Admin at 1862 David Walleys Hot Springs Resort

Alagie Yusupha Sonko, Banjul, Gambia

Ysela Hernandez, Coachella Valley High School

Karim CA, Works at Teljerouine

PJ Behri

Daniel Ortega

John BossiQuit Session, Desert Hot Springs, California

Asma Alaoui

Edith Viviana Avalos, Palm Springs, California

Raymond Mundo Wrightsman, I am Yall. at Soul Opus

Salieu Jallow

Mojave Wind, Joshua Tree, California

Parterson Ethan, Brand Manager at WildWest

Grisel Galvan

Harry Erez

Jones Johnson, Works at US Army 

Gary J. Sodikoff, CEO & Founder at Gary J. Sodikoff - Attorney At Law

BigG's BargainsandConsignments, Owner at Big G's Bargains

Amber Rosenberg, Rancho Mirage, California

CharlesBud England, Councilman at Cathedral City, California

Alaws Yokula

Anna Imran, Law degree

Fredi De Leon

Carey Pesce

Melanie Bertman, Works at Property Manager

Michael Coleman

GAdesigns Andrade, Owner at GA Designs

Maryanne West, Works at Self Employed Real Estate Appraiser

Dov Shalom

James Murillo, Works at Union Pacific Railroad

Cecil Bowman, USAF Basic Military Training

Remedy Green, Rancho Mirage, California

Rick Barnes, Works at Palm Springs Business Brokers

Islam Djihad, College of the Desert

Marcy Johns, Owner/Photographer at Marcy Johns Photography

Collins Reed

Golden Gate University

Jim Crouch

Kelimi Auctions, Charlotte, North Carolina

Adeline Guthrie

Backstreet Artdistrict

Enis Arbi

Carly Price, Palm Springs, California

Jules Meraz

Natalie Hype

Veronica Lopez

Susan Drest, Front Desk at Front desk

Bill Bailey, Palm Springs, California

Steve Tobaski, Desert Hot Springs, California

Jenn Pierce, Salt Lake City, Utah

Dlo London II, Executive Producer at Executive Producer of Global Maximus Productions

Katie Mclaren, Works at Tarbell La Quinta

Fedor Rogovets, Kiev, Ukraine

Happy Face Child Care,  Owner-Operator at Happy Face

Postnet, Palm Desert

Lisa Maust, Salt Lake City, Utah

Todd Donello, Desert Hot Springs, California

Lorena Rivera

Kristanna Mccory

Linda Waite, Dublin, Ireland

David Mark, University of Teesside, UK

Alexis Carlisle, Manager at Forever 21

Albert Ronald, University of Liverpool

Zeke Coronel, Indio, California

Candice Pheterson, Receptionist at Igloo Cooling Co.

Brandon Pee Donegan, Thomas Jefferson High School

Charlotte Drick

Joshua Fitch, College of the Desert

Yukio Tani, Phone Operator at AdultPhonePal

Jade McQueen, Works at Forever 21

Mario Armendariz

Dylan Hoffmeister

Honri Marcel, Teacher at Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa

Tyler Brenton

Victoria Darel

Bob Katz, Chief Executive Bobcat at Bobcat Advocate

Gail Perry, Northern Illinois University

John Anselmo, Broker Associate at Anselmo Real Estate Group

Modern Mosaics, Palm Springs, California

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#7 UPDATE EX-employee responds

Incriminating Email Brought to Light

AUTHOR: chrisfarr - ()

Attached is a screenshot of the incriminating Email Letter which exposes the fact that this report was written by Eva Voorhees, aka Agustini with the express intent to harm the Scar Treatment Center.

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#8 UPDATE EX-employee responds

Link Update to Below Accusations

AUTHOR: chrisfarr - ()

We just wanted to update the most important links as some links do break over time:

First is the actual link to the Riverside County Court system with the Verdict in Guadalupe Ponte's favor:


Attached is a screenshot from the above link with the case number and verdict highlighted in Guadalupe's Favor.

More information can be read about the false accusations at the following link:


We stand by to defend Guadalupe's good standing and reputation in her community.




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#9 UPDATE EX-employee responds

Testimonials from former studens who have taken the course

AUTHOR: chrisfarr - ()

The below report has no credibility what so ever. This person is not known to the Scar

Treatment and Recovery Center nor have any of her claims been validated. It is simply

nonsensical slander. We offer the following testimonials from people who have actually taken

the course:

To Whom It May Concern,

I took Guadalupe Ponte’s permanent makeup and scar revision seminar in 2011. I am a police

officer and did not observe any municipal or criminal violations. I would not have participated

in and would have reported any such violations. I received excellent training.

Rae Fernandez


Guadalupe Ponte:


I just wanted to drop you a note to let you know how much I enjoy coming into the Scar

Treatment Center.

I have been coming into your facility for some time now and want you to know that I feel you

have trained all of your girls exceptionally well.  Each time I visit, it has been a wonderful

experience. The technicians you have trained are always friendly and well trained in each and

every machine that you have.  Whether, the technician is newly trained or has been working with

you for some time, I have always been pleased with the results of the treatments they


I will continue to come into the Scar Treatment Center for a long time to come.

Thanks for helping to keep me young



Elaine Henderson


To Whom It May Concern:

I became acquainted with Guadalupe Ponte over fifteen years ago in a professional manner when I

worked for the Ritz Carlton in Rancho Mirage by offering her corporate hotel rates for her

clients who flew in from other states to obtain her services.

I admired Ms.Ponte her for dedication, professionalism, expertise and compassion. Several years

ago I made a decision to change careers .After much research I came to the conclusion that no

other school offered the comprehensive training I could get from Ms. Ponte. 

I chose Ms. Ponte's school even though it was over 120 miles each way from my home for various


Ms. Ponte is one of the few people licensed by the State of California Department of Consumer

Affairs as an instructor of micro-pigmentation and permanent make up. Her experience in the

field and her sterling reputation. At a certain point she encourages her student to come into

her procedure room to observe. Finally, she will allow students to assist. Ms. Ponte is

constantly preparing each and every student for them to be able to be confident permanent

makeup artists. She offers a free clinic for the community every Thursday night, which has been

doing for many years, and allows her students to come any or every Thursday night to perfect

their skills in permanent make up. Students are welcome
 to come as long as they chose. There is never a time limit. I personally have been attending

her Thursday night clinic on and off for approximately two years and am always welcomed. During

the Thursday night clinic I have personally worked with Julie and Eva on at least two

occasions. Eva commented on how wonderful it was to get the on hands experience and worked with

me on clients. Julie was doing another procedure at the same time.

Ms. Ponte has a sterling reputation which has not gone unnoticed. The Mayor of Palm Desert has

proclaimed Sept. 15 Guadalupe Ponte Day. The Aqua Caliente Mission Indians declared her charity

of their choice of 2012. President Obama has written a letter thanking her for her

contributions of our Soldiers. The White House has honored her with a CALL TO SEVICEAWARD AND

METAL.Due to the confidence and training I have received from Ms. Ponte I have opened by own

permanent makeup business in Laguna Beach.

Please contact me if I can answer any questions.

Warm regards,


Janice Brown

To Whom It May Concern,


I started my course at The Scar Treatment Center in June of 2012 and completed my studies late

August of 2012. My experience was amazing and straight forward. Guadalupe is flexible in all

her teachings. As Students we have the opportunity to participate in an internship where we get

to watch as she and her staff work with clients. In that I found that it opened my eyes to more

than what we read and practice in the course. This course has changed my life forever. I have

and would continue to recommend the course to others.




Diane Gonzalez


To Whom It May Concern,


I took Guadalupe Ponte’s permanent makeup and scar revision seminar in 2011. I am a police

officer and did not observe any municipal or criminal violations. I would not have participated

in and would have reported any such violations. I received excellent training.

Rae Fernandez

In respect to the broken links below, we are currently in the process of updating

PonteMedispa.com and the other i

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#10 Consumer Comment

More incriminating evidence discovered on Guadalupe Ponte

AUTHOR: jazgrl - ()

Oh burn! Slow day at my new job that I didn’t have to lose thousands to get certified to do. decided to look online to review Ponte’s LOST court cases. She really has been sued at least 25 times. I stopped counting after a while. Thanks mom for still guiding me in the right direction. I miss her every day but I know she’s proud that I can see people for who they are and not who they pretend to be so as not to get duped by con artists like the other students were. If anyone wants evidence we can go take pictures for them. I have lots of friend here in Palm Springs to help. We stick together and care about people and would all be willing to get information and evidence. A great bunch of friends that are getting me through my shock of losing my mom. I just knew there was something dishonest with Ponte's story, she creeped me out. Maybe for one because she won’t talk over the phone about her course but makes people go in to her office and meet face to face in a private room alone with her. She also has no photographs of actual clients anywhere, she steals copyrighted photographs off the internet for her ads. No actual clients are used anywhere she advertises and she doesn’t have a portfolio of her work to show potential students. Did I mention I had great friends? And my father is a retired police officer. Seriously, what is she hiding? Ponte is a total sleaze IMO. My beloved mom died in a car accident by someone who also was driving under the influence like Ponte and without registration. All in the court records.

Now I feel personally obligated to help others see what a parasite Ponte is. Get her off the streets and out of business or she could take more than your money, she could kill you or a loved one! Her son was also incarcerated for dealing drugs. She’s really good about trying to defame people with threats and public records, all but when it comes to hers and her families. Amazing what you can access if your dad was a cop. In fact her entire family has been involved in some sort of criminal activity. Businesses in the same field have nothing kind to say about her at all. She is truly a deeply disliked person and considered lowly trailer trash in the Palm Desert business community. I love the article she posted as a rebuttal. She so clearly wrote it herself because it’s not a real article. Her spelling is atrocious and pathetic. Spell checker is a very useful tool Ponte. It makes her sound and look even more like an idiot when she opens her mouth or attempts to write! Links to her victims so called history lead to internal server errors or no full names in the so called incriminating evidence. They are also non working email addresses. I've tried to contact them myself. So it would seem her rebuttal evidence is at best falsified and fictional. And her defense to her good charactar, yes, that’s how it was spelled, is some archaic youtube video that shows nothing demonstrating anything she does. Her good character rebuttal letter? Doesn’t open to anything! Testimonials? Nada! How can a self proclaimed 50 something year old reputable business woman be so stupid? Good luck with her email address; http://www.pontemedispa.com/contact/ it’s another dead link. And this? http://scarsgone.com is a commercial paid for by the people who appear in it. In other words, it’s advertising she bought, the interviewer is just a paid actor.

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#11 Consumer Comment

Don't waste your money!

AUTHOR: jazgrl - ()

This is so accurate and telling. It’s the nature of the accused when they are guilty. When someone has purged by airing their grievances of dissatisfaction, which would signal they have moved on with their losses, financial and emotional, these people mock the accusers for not continuing to do what? Keep on complaining? 

I’ve spoken to the office and tried to sign up for a course, but to be truthful, after reading this report I wasn’t expecting much, and I got less than that in the responses to my questions.
Anyone can chastise their accusers, what else is there to do but deny to save your lowly reputation? But if anyone accuses a business of wrongdoing and unethical practices, that’s when I take notice. I did, I called them and after my experience I agree with the reporters: Guadalupe Ponte is indeed a fradulent liar and a scammer.
My mother, God rest her soul, died recently and left me some money. (I didn’t know what I wanted to pursue career-wise, I was pretty lost considering she always guided me in my life. I’m only 28. I suppose that may seem old to some of you, but it took me a long time to become comfortable with my sexuality, so I may be a slow-starter.)
I looked into this tattoo business that Scar Revision-Treatment Center offers. thought this might be a fruitful career but suffice it to say, after reading this report and seeing the responses of the business owners they seemed beyond childish and unprofessional.
I saw the place where Miss Ponte runs her business on the down-low, I walked in and said I was lost, but my goal was to see for myself if it was as unhygienic as I had heard. It is beyond filthy. Overall what I saw is a sketchy front office, dirty and empty. I got the feeling I was in the reception room of a backdoor clinic in Mexico.
I don’t have first hand knowledge of being a student of Guadalupe Ponte’s, but I am grateful that I read this review and checked out the school myself because it is clearly a sham. 
Save yourself and your money gurls and boyz, this place is a set-up for a rip-off. 
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#12 UPDATE EX-employee responds

Guadalupe Ponte Wins In Court - Broken Links Correction

AUTHOR: chrisfarr - ()

This is an addition to our Rebuttal - "Gadalupe Ponte Wins in Court"

We have been unable to correct the broken links in the above rebuttal. For full report please go to following:




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#13 UPDATE EX-employee responds


AUTHOR: chrisfarr - ()


Justice was served as Guadalupe Ponte wins in court see linked judgments


Judgment AGAINST Eva Voorhees (Agustini)

Link to Riverside Count Court Website with Ruling - Click Here.

Court subsequently rules on matter taken under submission on
Judgment on Plaintiff's Claim for Defendant GUADALUPE PONTE, THE
and against Plaintiff EVA AGUSTINI (Voorhees)

PDF Copy of Court Cases PDF - Click Here

Judgment AGAINST Shelly Daily

Court subsequently rules on matter taken under submission on
Judgment on Plaintiff's Claim for Defendant GUADALUPE PONTE;
and against Plaintiff SHELLEY DAILY

Copy of Court Cases PDF - Click Here


!!! See e-mails where Eva Voorhees incriminates herself - CLICK HERE

Click here to see what other people are saying about Eva Voorhees on SCAM CHECKER 



Letter about Ripoff Report - Guadalupe Ponte (Scar Treatment Center of the Desert Inc., ) is a honest professional woman , who has been in business for 20 years

Hundreds have taken Guadalupe Ponte's permanent cosmetic workshop class over 20 years and had successful careers; including doctors, nurses, and law enforcement officers. see testimonials below:

Testimonials - See what other students have said about Guadalupe's Training

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#14 REBUTTAL Owner of company

Guadalupe Ponte Liabeled

AUTHOR: anonymous - ()

 My name is Guadalupe Ponte. I am a licenced (City of Palm Desert #11-00051841, County of Riverside Environmental Health Department #FA0028318), insured, reputable business woman.I have been a state certified instructor and a working dermagraphic specialist for the last 18 years. I have a client base of 8,500 and a large group (over 1 hundred) of sucessful, working, professional dermagraphic specialists, that I have trained. I also donate my time to charity through Scars to Freedom, a 501(c)3 non-profit. I help wounded war veterans with scar revision, completely free of charge.

This report, though written anonymously, has clearly been penned by Shelly Daily, Eva Voorhees, and Julie Carlson. These three women were incompetent, disgruntaled, and kisturbed. They took my class and though completing it , decided to drop out right before graduation and certification.

These women have DUI's and arrest records.They were disruptive, unqualified, negative, and looking for someone to blame for their life problems.

30 days prior to this devastating report, these 3 students Shelly Daily, Eva Voorhees, and Julie Carlson completed my training, with all equipment included, and gained knowledge of my practice. They proceed to attack me and sued in Small Claims Court for a refund. They lost! The court found in my favor. This is public knowledge.Feel free to look it up. First to loose Eva Voorhees.... second to loose Shelly Daily....and Julie Carlson, who attended all court dates did not proceed further due to the lack of meritof their claims and her DUI record. This is all public knowledge.

Prior to these horrible lies being said about me, I  had a perfect record. My services to the community have helped a great many people with scar revision. I have help many students achieve a new and sucessful career. Our charity has helped over 50 soldiers/veterans with their war wounds.

I am deeply hurt that these three viscous women would say such lies about me with out any facts or backup. We only knew each other for 6 weeks. I can only hope that anyone who reads anything about me will go to my three websites(scarstofreedom.org, scarsgone.com, learninkstrc.com) and form their own opinions about me and my business. I hope anyone reading this will want to help Scars to Freedom and stop defaming and misjudging me. I have spent 20 years of hard work helping others. That's a fact.

Thank you.


Guadalupe Ponte

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