About Us

Founded in 2012 by industry bests Debbie Cannova and Gina Cotter, Best Kept Secret Skincare & Lashes (BKS) is an unrivaled skincare salon and boutique conveniently located in West Chester, Pennsylvania.

 At BKS, we take pride in prioritizing the needs of our clients and delivering superior services in a relaxed, tranquil setting.  As a result, the majority of our business is loyal client referrals.  We provide precise, specialized luxury skincare treatments, lash extension, brow shaping, professional makeup, and waxing services using high quality, industry best product lines.  Our goal is to have each client leave their treatment refreshed and revitalized, with expected results.  


We would welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver the best service in the industry. 

Debbie Cannova

Debbie holds a BA in Business Administration from DePaul University and an MBA from Franklin University. She has over 25 years of experience as an operation’s professional and her strong business background is an asset in the marketing and daily operations of BKS. 


After retiring from the grind of corporate America, Debbie followed her passion for skincare and lashes and became a licensed esthetician.  It is Debbie’s desire to energetically focus on her clients’ needs by working together to devise a realistic customized lash service fulfilling the clients’ expectations.  Debbie's expert precision with lash extension gives her clients' the natural looking lashes they desire. 

Gina Cotter

Gina attended West Chester University and has over 20+ years of business experience in the cosmetic industry.  Gina’s enthusiasm for the cosmetic industry extended into product ingredient education, where she discovered a new passion for skincare. She earned her certification and license as a medical esthetician in 2011.  


Gina’s energy and dedication to her profession and clients is what stands her apart from other estheticians.  Gina is a lifelong resident of West Chester with strong community and family ties. When she is not at BKS, Gina enjoys spending time with her 3 children.

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