ABOUT OUR Beauty Clinics

Wondering what makes Beauté different from anywhere you have been before? Our level of care and range of treatments. We have a large team of skilled Therapists that allows us to be experts in a wide range of fields within the Beauty Industry.

We are locally owned and operated – and are constantly thriving to show our clients we want and know what is best for them. We listen to your needs and cater your treatment around that or offer advice on what can help you further towards your goals, whatever that may be.

We are constantly updating our skills to make sure we are providing you with the best we can possibly give and knowing our products inside and out so that you get the most you possibly can from them.

Once you walk into our clinics, you will feel the warmth and love we have for our industry and for you, our clients, and make you feel like you never want to leave. You are our priority as soon as you walk in the door.

Our Experts

Franca Vallinoti

Franca Vallinoti

Owner and General Manager

Qualifications: Bachelor of Commerce (University of South Africa);  Diploma of Public Relations (Damelin Business School);  Diploma of Project Management (Damelin Business School)

Business Experience: 22 years in the Business and Information Technology industry; working and living in South Africa (Johannesburg), Spain (Barcelona), United Kingdom (London), New Zealand (Wellington), Australia (Sydney), Singapore, United States (New York).

What I enjoy about the Beauty industry: I have always believed that you can never over service your clients enough. In this industry our customers should always feel cared for. I love being part of our client's journey, whether mind, body or soul. Seeing a beautiful transformation in our clients, who trust us and who find comfort in visiting our clinic is a great indicator that we are doing something right.

Ali Clark-Grant

Ali Clark-Grant

Therapist - Dunedin

Trained: Aoraki Dunedin, Nationally and Internationally qualified, IPL qualified. Lady Lash Academy (Lash Extensions & Henna Brows)

Experience: 2 years

Treatments I love providing: I enjoy a variety of different treatments but mostly enjoying providing facials, massages and waxing.

Enjoy about industry: Constantly learning new things and making clients feel amazing.

Kirsten Blee

Kirsten Blee

Therapist - Dunedin

Trained: Elite International Of Beauty and Spa Therapies, Nationally and Internationally qualified. IPL Qualified. Lady Lash Academy (Lash Extensions & Henna Brows)

Experience: 8 years in Therapy, 6 years of Makeup Artistry.

Treatments I love providing: I am in love with sculpting brows and enhancing each client face through eye treatments. It changes their face and confidence so much! Skin is my other love, helping clients through their skin journey and reaching goals is so rewarding.

Enjoy about industry: What I love is how much you can help a client when life gets in their way - if they are having a bad week, their appointment with you is what they look forward to, and that's an amazing feeling. I love making every client feel a bit of love is what it's all about.

Holly Ellis

Holly Ellis

Cosmetic Teeth Whitening Practitioner and Lash Extension Therapist - Dunedin

Trained: Lady Lash Academy (Lash Extensions). Certified through the The New Zealand Cosmetic Teeth Whitening Association [NZCTWA].

Experience: Less than a year.

Treatments I love providing: I love doing eyelash extensions. It is so amazing to work with so many different eye shapes and getting to create a different look for everyone. It's a great way to enhance the eyes, keeping it natural and elegant. I also love doing Teeth Whitening knowing that I can brighten someone's smile.

Enjoy about industry: I love meeting new people every day and getting to work with women who are motivated and passionate about their job. I learn so much from them everyday and continue to be amazed at how much I learn from my clients.

Theresa Hart

Theresa Hart

Therapist - Dunedin

Trained: National School Of Aesthetics, Nationally and Internationally qualified. IPL Qualified. Lady Lash Academy (Henna Brows)

Experience: 20 years, including 3 years on cruise ships and 8 years self-employed

Treatments I love providing: My favourite treatment to give any client would have to be a facial!

Enjoy about industry: Constantly exploring and changing world of Beauty. 'Beauty isn't about having a pretty face - it's about having a pretty heart, soul and mind."

Tracy Hooper

Tracy Hooper

Therapist - Dunedin

Trained: Aoraki Dunedin, Nationally and Internationally qualified. IPL Qualified, Lady Lash Academy (Henna Brows)

Experience: 9 years 

Treatments I love providing: I enjoy all aspects of beauty therapy - especially doing nails and waxing treatments.

Enjoy about industry: Having known in a small way that I've made someone's day better mentally and physically.

 

Alysha Davidson

Alysha Davidson

Therapist - Wellington

Trained: Elite International School of Beauty and Spa Therapies – Nationally and Internationally qualified.

Experience: 4 years

Treatments I love providing: I love being on a skin journey with my clients and the amazing results we can achieve through our incredible facials. Waxing is also a favourite of mine, it’s great to see results immediately. 

Enjoy about industry: I love that no matter what is happening in everyone’s day to day lives, you can come to us and we can make your feel just that much better – leaving people feeling and looking their best is my favourite part. 

Prabha Johar

Prabha Johar

Therapist - Wellington

Trained: Gold Beauty Parlor and Training Institute 

Experience: 10 years

Treatments I love providing: Threading, waxing and facials. 

Enjoy about industry: I enjoy interacting with clients, assessing their concerns and providing the best treatment for them. I love to make clients feel relaxed and comfortable. 

Lizzy Crabbe

Lizzy Crabbe

Therapist (in training) - Wellington

Trained: Elite International School of Beauty and Spa Therapies.

Experience: 8 Months - Still in training for my diploma and sitting international exams.

Treatments I love providing: I love enhancing each client’s features, sculpting their brows to perfection. I love spray tanning, waxing, massage, facials and nails.

Enjoy about industry: I love how you can make a client’s day just with the little things; when they are able to leave their appointment with a bit of self-love after having an amazing treatment.