Justin Kemp (Director) - Business Development
An excellent people manager, communicator and team player. Uses all these skills to develop good relationships with customers and staff
Danielle Kemp ( Director) - Qualified Beauty Therapist
Danielle's friendly personality and her knowledge of Beauty Therapy makes her an excellent point of contact to provide information advice and guidance
on products and services
Eden Potter- Personal Assistant
A reliable and diligent person that supports the senior management team in all aspects of the business.
Liz McCue - Instructor
Teaches body massage, hot stones, Indian head massage, thai herbal compress, facials, manicure & pedicure.
Liz originally trained as a beauty therapist 22 years ago. She was part owner of a successful salon for 10 years and has been
teaching and assessing in various local colleges for about the same amount of time.
Liz currently teaches yoga and is in
her third year of study to become a Homeopath. Liz has a special interest in holistic courses and manages to impart her
substantial knowledge with humour and enthusiasm.
Alex Spice - Instructor
Teaches - brow extensions, lash lifting, waxing , spray tanning, lash extensions, manicure and pedicure.
Alex qualified in 2002 from Basingstoke College in beauty therapy and hairdressing, then in 2009 completed her
teaching qualifications. After leaving college Alex worked in various local salons, and built up her own very successful home based
salon which she still runs today, in between managing her growing young family.
Alex has a fun and enthusiastic manner and has a good
understanding of what is needed to work in a fast paced, commercial environment, which she manages to pass on to our students during training.
Karen Lockyer - Instructor
Teaches - cosmetic make up and advanced cosmetic make up.
Karen trained over 20 years ago as a beauty therapist at Champneys Health Farm and got a good grounding in the world of beauty
working in various salons and health clubs throughout London. Having decided that make up was her vocation she did her apprenticeship
working as an assistant at London Fashion week and on numerous pop promos and fashion shoots.
Karen has since gone on to work for
magazines, fashion shows, celebrity shoots and travelled the world using her skills. Karen has taught at the London College of
fashion and currently teaches photographic make up at a private London make up school. Karen also runs a successful business
providing hair and make up teams for events.
Zasha Mitchell - Instructor
Teaches acrylic nail extensions, gel nail extensions and nail art.
Zasha worked as a dental nurse for 14 years, but after a lifetime interest in nails, qualified with VTCT as a nail technician in 2007.
Zasha set up her own salon - Flash as Nails, which through word of mouth grew to the business she has today with over 400 clients.
She is now in the position of having to take on staff to cope with the ever expanding business, but luckily still finds time to come
and teach at SSBT. Zasha completed her teacher training in 2010. She is passionate about all things nails, and has a natural ability
to pass on her wealth of experience and knowledge in a down to earth and friendly manner.
Jennie Smith - Instructor & Mentor
Teaches - intimate waxing, lash and brows, brow enhancement, gel/polish and mentor for waxing and manicure & pedicure practice days.
Jennie's journey within the beauty industry began as a student at The Southern School of Beauty.
Having obtained her VTCT qualifications in both beauty therapy and massage, she set herself up in a home based treatment
room which she continues to run today. Always keen to acquire new skills, she widened her knowledge further by training in
Advanced Waxing, plus various branded training such as Artistic, Gelish, 3D brows etc and then later spent time in France
enhancing her skills in a bi-lingual capacity, under the watchful eye of a beauty mentor during a short internship.
Ever passionate and determined to try and 'put something back' Jennie qualified as an instructor and has now come full circle,
returning to the Southern School of Beauty as a trainer, imparting her knowledge and experience to new and returning students.
Teaches Russian Volume lash extensions
Julie's passion for beauty began when she was employed with Elizabeth Arden over 20 years ago and she has since qualified as a beauty therapist,
opening a home salon in 2010.
She now specialises in eyelash extensions and in November 2013, travelled to Ukraine to be trained by the Originator of the 3D Russian Volume technique -
Julie runs a very successful lash business and has recently joined the team at The Southern School of Beauty.
What Our Students Say About Us
"Excellent training day on the eyelash lift course! Was so informative and very easy to pick up due to Alex being such an excellent trainer.
Enjoyed it so much that I'm booked onto the eyebrow enhancement course next week! Thank you Southern School of Beauty!"
"I recently passed the eyelash extension course and loved every minute of it! The ladies are so lovely and very professional with brilliant tips
and advice! Will definitely be returning for more courses and 100% recommend anyone starting out in the beauty biz to pass with them."