Charlene : Clinic Director
Charlene graduated from the renowned Fernanda Scapatticci College of Beauty Therapy in 2005, the College thought so highly of Charlene they invited her back to work alongside them in their college, it was here where Charlene was fortunate enough to be trained by the renowned Fernanda Scapatticci herself CIDESCO international examiner and who Charlene credits with evolving her into the therapist she is today.
Charlene has worked in many high end salons and clinics across Ireland including Therapie Clinic and the International Insitute of Anti Ageing & her favourite was as a skin analysis for Environ Skincare covering the whole of Ireland. She believes in the brands so much so they’re her most popular treatments in her clinic today.
While skin is her main passion she is continuously updating her skills. Her main area of expertise is Environ/ skin needling and Laser Hair Removal which compliment her results driven nature.
In 2015 she was awarded as an NSI educator and she is now an NSI educator for Nail Systems Ireland. Charlene teaches on site in her clinic in Carrickmacross.
Charlene has also been nominated and placed in the iiaa Salon of the Year Awards from 2013- 2017 and last year won Beauty Salon of the Year in The Irish Hair and Beauty Awards.
This year she has been nominated for Beauty Therapist of the Year, Nail Salon of the Year and Beauty Salon of the Year for The Irish Hair and Beauty Awards.
As a salon owner Charlene thrives on results. She is constantly upskilling the salon with the latest trends from the beauty industry. All therapists are sent on rigorous training and are constantly updating their skills to meet the needs of all our clients. Charlene is very proud to work with like-minded people and says that it has helped mould the successful salon she has today.
Cathy : Front Of House
Cathy has worked in many areas of customer services along with working in the beauty Industry for the last 3 years, Cathy graduated from Cavan Institute in 2014 with a qualification for hairdressing and then furthered her studies in Nails, qualifying as a nail technician in December 2015.
Cathy has worked in previous salons as both Junior hairstylist, nail technician & front of house. She has also attended training with Image skincare Environ Skincare and Candela our medical Grade laser to ensure she can answer all your questions and queries.
She enjoys meeting all the clients on a daily basis, always ensuring that each client receives the best possible service on each visit to the clinic.
Louise : Front Of House
Louise has been part of the Touch and Glow Team working as Front of House Receptionist since September 2017. She has worked in customer service for the last 5 years. Louise has recently qualified in Acrylic Nails with Touch & Glow Training Academy & will leave no set of nails undone.
She has a very friendly & bubbly demeanour; this can be seen by every client as they walk through the door. She helps maintain a calm & efficient salon environment & prides herself in the highest standard of customer service ensuring all clients at Touch & Glow leave feeling happy. Louise looks forward to learning more along her journey at Touch & Glow about the beauty & skin industry.
Donna : Clinic Manager
Donna has joined our Touch and Glow team with over 12 years experience in the beauty industry as a Skin and Laser Therapist and having previously managed an award winning salon in Meath.
She has trained with many prestigious skincare brands in the past some of which are Yonka, Guinot and our very own Image and Environ. Since joining our team, Donna has attended refresher courses on all our skincare brands along with our Candela Medical grade laser hair removal.
She enjoys all aspects of Beauty Therapy but her main passions is for Skincare and and PhiBrows – (semi permanent eyebrows) where she likes to ensure great client care and attention to detail in her work.
Caroline : Assistant Manager
Caroline is our assistant manager and has been a member of the Touch and Glow Team since 2014. She trained in Cavan College of Further Studies and qualified in Beauty Therapy in 2003. She has 14 years’ experience in the industry and started her career in Therapie in Dublin and has worked in skin and laser ever since. Here she gained great experience with different types of laser and cosmeceutical products, treating acne pigmentation, rosacea and anti-aging. This is where her passion for skin and laser treatments started and her knowledge with both is exceptional.
Caroline trained with Brazilia in Dublin and will guarantee you a less painful waxing experience.
Since joining the team at Touch and Glow she has trained in acrylic nails, Tru Dip nails and has gone on ongoing training with all our skincare brands.
Caroline is our most popular Skin/Laser therapist and her presence in our clinic has greatly attributed to the success we are today.
Rachel : Skin Therapist / Laser Consultant
Rachel graduated from Fernanda Scappaticci College of Beauty Therapy in 2006, Rachel has 11 years experiene in the industry. She started her career working in spas and then progressed onto make-up counters, working for high end brands such as Clarins, Lancome and Dior.
Following on from that Rachel began working for Therapie Clinic in Newry, where she worked here for 3 years and this is where she developed a massive passion for skin and laser hair removal. While in Therapie Rachel worked with cosmeceutical brands such as Image and believes very strongly in the Image products from results she has seen from her clients.
Rachel believes in continually updating her skills and training in order to give her clients the best possible results.
Since joining the Touch and Glow team Rachel has attended refresher courses with Rejuvapen, Environ skincare level 1 and 2, Image levels 1 and 2, Advanced Nutrition Programme and also Candela Medical Grade Laser hair removal.
Rachel is super passionate about skin it’s her love as it can change a persons out look and confidence. When you work with amzing products like Environ and Image you can achieve amazing results. Rachels favourite training to date is Environ as it’s a skincare range like no other with the machine and level of penetration you can reach with it, working on the dermis which is our skins living layer. She is achieving amazing skin results with our Environ skincare and she hopes to continue changing peoples confidence and lives through their skincare.
Stephanie : Senior Therapist / Laser Consultant
Stephanie has been a member of the Touch and Glow team since March 2016. She trained in Olivia Keenan’s School of Beauty in 2004 and since then she has continued to train in various different colleges, to date she has over 40 beauty certificates. Stephanie has gained much experience from working in estate spas around the country.
Since joining Touch and Glow, Stephanie has furthered her love of skincare with Environ and Image, particularly with Environ, it being her strongest passion because of her personal skincare results with the brand.
Stephanie has also completed advanced skin care training such as Image peels, Environ cool peels and Advanced Nutrition Programme. She uses this training to further enhance the results she can give to her clients. Skin Consultations are her strongest area.
Stephanie loves to see skin problems change with the use of products and in salon treatments & always encourages clients to take personal photos so they can compare their skins progression. Stephanie has also completed training in CST needling which has fast become her new favourite treatment. She is extremely results driven and seeing the results she has achieved with CST and environ is why she is such a strong believer in the range.
Next up on Stephanie’s training calendar is our new Caci skin treatments, ‘’ I can’t wait to learn all about these facials and to add another level to our facial results.’’ Stephanie is also one of our main Laser hair removal therapists ‘’My laser clientele is strongly growing and with the arrival off a new machine I will also be refreshing my laser training! With laser prices in line with waxing but with more permanent results laser is by far the better option! ‘’
Oncology massage was the most interesting course Stephanie has ever completed. “ To be able to relax a cancer patient to the point where they fall asleep, is a pleasure. “
Stephanie has also trained in individual lashes and LVL lashes, which are proving to be very popular in the salon. Her friendly and professional manner will put you at ease each time you visit our salo.
Dianne : Beauty Therapist
Dianne graduated from the Fernanda Scappaticci College of Beauty Therapy in 2003 and has continued to train and upskill since then to keep up to date with the fast paced and ever expanding beauty industry having gained certification in LVL lash enhancement, advanced waxing, hot stone massage and semi permanent make up to name a few. Most recently Dianne has completed stage 1 of Environ skincare, Advanced Nutrition Program and Stage 1 Image skincare.
Dianne enjoys all areas of beauty but her passions lie in skincare and skin health. “I feel honoured to be a part of someone’s skincare journey, to be able to meet their expectations,deliver results and maintain those results is a responsibility I take much pride in as a beauty therapist.”
Dianne has over 14 years experience as a beauty therapist and doesn’t consider it a job, rather, a privilege.
Kelley : Phi Brow Artist
Kelley has been in the beauty industry for over 10 years working with industry leading brands like Yves Saint Laurent and Tom Ford Beauty as a resident make-up artist and trainer. Kelley has an almost architectural view to beauty, creating bespoke looks that enhance her clients best features and frame their features perfectly.
This led to her passion for beautiful, sculpted brows to lift and define the eyes with or without makeup. She is fully trained in HD Brows to a Pro-Stylist level and specialises in PhiBrow semi-permanent Microblading.
Kelley has been a part of the Touch & Glow team since January 3rd and is extremely popular in our salon specialising in both Phi Brows and HD Brows.
Donna : Lash Consultant / Therapist / Nail Technician
Donna graduated as student of the year from Monaghan Institute in 2012 after 3 years of study in all aspects of beauty and makeup. Before joining the Touch and Glow Team she worked for 4 years in the spa industry where she developed her calm relaxed manner and techniques to have you at ease during all treatments with her.
Donna loves to up skill and participate in different training events to keep her up to date with changing nail trends and techniques. Since joining Touch&Glow Donna has also trained with leading skin care brands Environ, Image, Advanced Nutrition Program, HD Brows, Ilash Extentions and many more.
Her artistic flair and passion for her job can clearly be seen from her work on acrylic nail designs and eye lash treatments. Donna loves a challenge, so feel free to bring along pictures or images to your nail appointments for her to replicate. From reindeer to palm trees she will leave your nails perfect for any special occasion.
Donna joined our team in October 2016 and has since been a great asset to Touch&Glow.
Selena : Beauty Therapist
Selena graduated from Southern Regional College in 2010. Selena was part of the team at Touch and Glow when we first opened but she then moved to Canada for just over 2 years. While in Toronto she worked in a spa doing both Front of House & Massage Therapies.
Since joining Touch and Glow in December last Selena has completed training in Environ Skincare Level 1 & 2, Advanced Nutrition Programme, Image Skincare Level 1 & 2, Lycon Waxing, Acrylic nails, LVL lashes, iLash lash extensions & Threading.
Since doing all the training Selena has grown a passion for Acrylic nails & Lycon Advanced Waxing. Selena promises to make every treatment as relaxing as possible, and looks forward to welcoming you all with her friendly, calm manner.
Daina : Beauty Therapist
Daina is a graduate of Cavan Institute and qualified as a beauty therapist. Since joining the Touch & Glow team she has completed course in Acrylic nails, LVL lashes, Lash extentions, Threading and Image skincare.
Daina enjoys all aspects of the beauty industry but her favourites are shellac nails and LVL lashes and Lash extentions. Daina believes that helping to make clients relaxed and feel welcome at all times is vital to been a beauty therapist.
Daina is a very kind, caring and friendly girl and as a therapist is delighted to be a part of Touch & Glows team.
Catherine : Reiki Master
Catherine graduated from Southern Regional College Newry in 2005 in beauty therapy and also in teaching. From there she went to work for Steiner on the Norwegian Dream Cruise as a massage therapist, then onto the Nuremore Hotel and Spa, then finally spent 8 years in the Victorian Treatment rooms in the Castle Leslie Estate, the last 2 of which were spent as spa supervisor.
Catherines passion lies in taking care of people. Throughout her career she strived to find an all encompassing treatment that would serve the mind, body and spirit, this is how she was guided to train in the holistics and Reiki healing. In 2010, she started her Reiki journey and graduated to Reiki Practitioner level in 2014, and excelled to the highest level of Reiki Master and Teacher to be able to teach the art of Reiki to others.
Catherine has a strong faith and belief in the healing power of this treatment as she watched her own personal growth greatly improve throughout the learning process. She takes pride in ensuring that client leaves their treatment with a sense of calm, peace, and an overall sense of well being.
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Aileen : Embroidery Specialist
Aileen is a fully qualified beauty therapist, she has a passion for eyes and eyebrows and decided to branch out and specialise in specific areas which she loves to focus on. The treatments include semi-permanent eyebrow embroidery, eyelash extensions, HD brows and facial threading.
She has a huge passion for eyebrows and perfecting their quality and shape to frame each individuals face in a unique way to suit their facial structure. Aileen attends an All About Eyes Clinic in Touch and Glow Beauty Clinic every Tuesday and has been with us for 3 years , so if you have any beauty needs she will be happy to help you.
Sinead : Senior Make-up Artist
We are delighted to welcome Sinead to the team as our Senior Make-up Artist.
Sinead is a graduate of the LA College of Creative Arts, Dublin. She qualified with a Grade A in Fashion Makeup and Special Effects and is SQA Certified. Sinead was then employed with Estee Lauder/Clinique as a Beauty Consultant/Makeup Artist at the Loop in Terminal 1 and 2 at Dublin Airport. Here she perfected her knowledge of skin tone and types and up to date beauty trends.
Sinead has the ability to apply unique makeups to suit each individual client's needs. Sinead participated in ongoing training at Estee Lauder Headquarter, London. Sinead has attended Ciara Daly makeup course.
Sinead is also a qualified HD Brow Stylist having qualified in July 2015 and has attended refresher days also. Sinead is presently undertaking additional training as a Beauty Therapist to enhance her knowledge in the skin industry. Sinead has a passion for skin care and finding solutions to customer concerns.
Sinead is excited to have joined the Touch and Glow Team.