Julie Acarregui, Founder/Medical Director

Julie Acarregui has been a Board-Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist since 1996. After earning her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Boise State University, Julie went on to earn her Master’s in Anesthesia from the University of Texas Health Sciences Center in Houston/US Army Graduate Program. She graduated with honors and was elected to Sigma Theta Tau National. A proud US Army veteran, Julie served 10 years on active duty and 4 years in the US Army Reserves.


She established PURE Medical Spa in 2008 and serves as its Founder/Medical Director at its three locations in Boise, Sun Valley, and Coeur d’Alene Idaho. Julie is a skilled cosmetic injector having trained with many of the world’s renowned medical aesthetic providers, she is considered as one of the leading Sculptra Aesthetic injectors and trainers in the nation.

Julie has devoted herself to the art of aesthetics medicine and has a passion for teaching others. Julie is one of 30 in Galderma’s prestigious GEN NOW faculty. As a national GAIN trainer for Galderma and private medical aesthetics trainer, Julie travels nationwide speaking at events and teaching practitioners the art and safety of cosmetic injections.

A highlight of Julie’s professional career was being invited to be part of Galderma’s Kysse Advisory Board at their headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden in October 2019. Outside of her professional life, Julie is the proud mother of 3 sons and enjoys water and snow skiing, camping, and golfing with her partner in life, Steve.