About Us

Mission Statement:

True U is an advanced esthetic education center that is committed to providing aesthetic professionals the knowledge needed to succeed in the medical and skin care industry while working within their scope of practice. True U strives for students to not only receive the best in education, but to leave our programs as true professionals in their field.

True U was developed by Steven H. Dayan M.D. FACS and Terri A. Wojak when they saw the need for a more comprehensive training for skin care specialists working in a medical setting. True U offers CUSTOMIZED EDUCATION for estheticians, cosmetologists and medical professionals that are interested in advanced skincare specialization. These educational programs highlight COMPREHENSIVE SKIN MAINTENANCE, skin conditions, treatments and CUTTING EDGE TECHNOLOGY.

Students are exposed to our STATE-OF-THE-ART FACILITIES, where the most advanced equipment and products are used to treat clients. True provides students with INTEGRATED APPROACHES to professional skin care and esthetics.

Call us at 312-440-9740 for more information or to register for a training course.

terri wojak Terri A. Wojak – Educational Director & Business Development Manager

Terri Wojak is a highly sought after professional with over 20 years of experience in the aesthetic industry.  Along with facial plastic surgeon Steven H. Dayan, MD FACS, Wojak developed True U Esthetics and True U Laser- two corporations focused on providing advanced education for professionals in the aesthetic industry.  She is a respected authority on skin care in a medical setting, education, and business development on multiple levels. Wojak has built 50 individual courses based on skin care in a medical setting. More than 40 articles by Wojak have appeared in a multitude of industry magazines and she has published two books, “Aesthetics Exposed: Mastering Skin Care in a Medical Setting & Beyond” in May 2014 and “Mastering Medical Esthetics” debuted in 2009. Recently created and launched Real Skin, a newsletter for estheticians and medical professionals.  Wojak is certified by the National Coalition of Estheticians, Manufacturers/Distributors & Associations (NCEA).  Terri has trained over 5000 estheticians and medical professionals on the importance of incorporating skin care into cosmetic medicine, ultimately helping patients and medical providers alike.

melissa deady Melissa Deady – Business Relationships Manager

Before getting her esthetics license in 2013 from University of Aesthetics Melissa was a Banking Branch Manager for over 15 years. Once licensed she was determined to excel in this career also, so she reached out to her mentor, Terri Wojak for direction. After working in a salon for a year she needed a new challenge and turned once again to her mentor and was thrilled at the opportunity given to be part of True U. Now she is the Business Relationship Manager at True U Education, bringing the skills of relationship building along. Melissa is responsible for developing relationships with undergraduate schools for continuing education, schedule and coordinate training, and maintain and enhance partnerships. Melissa is excited to have taken part in creating 2 new classes that have been added to True U curriculum, Lash Extension and Airbrush Makeup/ Spray Tanning. She is excited to see what the future at True U holds.  Contact Melissa at mdeady@trueueducation.com


For business inquiries please contact Terri Wojak at terriwojak@trueueducation.com