Meet Val who is the owner of Mirabella Beauty Salon. Val qualified as a Beauty Therapist in 2015, after deciding to have a complete career change and follow her passion for beautiful skin.
Which beauty treatments do you love doing? I love facial treatments and skincare. It really gives me pleasure helping my clients to achieve their skin goals. Sharing my product knowledge in order to give my clients the confidence to develop an at home skincare regime.
What do you love about your job? It is really important for me to provide our clients with 5 star treatments and ensure that every client leaves the salon feeling good from the inside out!
What is your ultimate ambition? It is my ambition to continue to have a calm, harmonious salon and to make a difference to every client that we deal with.
Tell us something about yourself that would surprise others. Some people would be surprised to know I have run The London Marathon twice - the first time in 2009 and again in 2012.
How would you describe yourself in 3 words? Passionate, caring & with integrity.
Say hi to Lauren who qualified in Beauty Therapy in 2019 and has continued to progress and learn a lot more about various treatments.
Which beauty treatments do you love doing? I love carrying out facial and massage treatments. I am very passionate about skin and making clients feel good and confident in their skin. My goal as a beauty therapist is to make clients feel good from the inside and out.
What do you love about working in the salon? I love interacting with clients every day, having a good chat, and carrying out treatments on them that make them feel good. I also work with a wonderful team and together we make sure we are providing high-quality services.
What is your ultimate ambition? I hope to continue learning and progressing into higher treatments to do with skin and also do more advanced massage training so I can progress in these areas in the future.
Tell us something about yourself that might surprise others. I use to be a very shy character and I would struggle to chat to new people.
How would you describe yourself in 3 words? Passionate, outgoing and caring.
Meet our receptionist Angie Bowden who joined the team in August 2021. She has spent most of her working life 'front of house' in a broad range of roles including greengrocers, auxiliary nurse, cabin crew and licensee in several pubs with restaurants.
What do you love about your job? I love working on Reception. It’s the first time I have ever used a booking system so I feel that I’m learning new skills within my job. I love being able to welcome clients existing and new into the salon and help make their day a little bit more enjoyable
Who or what inspires you? Nature inspires me. I could never get bored with all the wonders of the world from crashing waves and rainbows to little birds on my bird feeders!
What is your ultimate ambition? My ultimate ambition is to buy a Motorhome and travel around Europe with my husband and dog for at least 3 months!
Tell us something about yourself that might surprise others. You might be surprised to know that I’ve sung on stage in the West End in ‘Motown the Musical’.
How would you describe yourself in 3 words? Compassionate, friendly, easy-going,
Say hello to our Apprentice Tanyel who is qualified Level 2 Beauty Therapist and currently undertaking her Level 3 in an apprenticeship at Mirabella Beauty Salon. She qualified in beauty early in 2020 and has gained lots of experience with treatments, client care and reception duties.
Which treatment do you love doing? My favourite treatment to do is facials as I love to see people feel relaxed during the treatment and I have a passion for skincare and getting clients to their dream skin.
What do you love about working at Mirabella Beauty Salon? I love making clients feel relaxed and cared for as they can forget about all their worries and treat themselves.
What is your ultimate ambition? My ambition one day is to have my own business ideally a skin and beauty clinic with treatment rooms ranging in services.
Tell us something about yourself that would surprise others. I can bake!
How would you describe yourself in 3 words? Caring, helpful and ambitious.