Meet the Team

Here is more infomation about our team of fantastic girls that work at The Essentials.

Amy Stanley - Assistant Manager

Amy joined us in 2015, has 5 years salon experience and is our Assistant Manager. She is passionate about the beauty industry and giving great customer service. She works across both of our salons and helps Emma with the day to day running of the salons. She performs most of the treatments we offer along with our New Nouveau Extend lashes.

She lives at home and is the bestest girlfriend to Jason, waiting of him to put a ring on it!

She loves a good meal out, cinema trips and holidays. She is honest, loyal and always finds the positive side to things.

She would like to stranded on a desert island Bear Grylls, so she would still get decent meals!

 

Amy is qualified to perform the following treatments:

Nouveau Extend Lashes
Decleor Holistic Face Treatments
LVL Enhance Lashes
Swedish Body Massage
Eye treatments
Shellac
Manicures and Pedicures
St Tropez Tanning
Strip Waxing
Lycon Hot Waxing


Emma Ginever- Manager/Therapist

Emma is the owner and manager at The Essentials. She has 19 years salon experience. She opened The Essentials in 2002 and still remains a hands on part of the team at both salons. She has been happily married for 11 years to Steve, and her salons are her babies. She loves Iyenga Yoga, eating out and spends far too much on concerts and gigs.

She is driven and independant with good mind set.

She would most like to stuck in a desert island with Justin Timberlake. :-) 

emma@the-essentials.co.uk

Emma is qualified to perform the following treatments:

Swedish Body Massage
Aromatherapy Massage
Indian Head Massage
Caci Non-Surgical Face-Lift
Caci Body Toning
Crystal Clear Microdermabrasion
Decleor Holistic Face Treatments
Decleor Holistic Body Treatments
Eye treatments
False Eyelashes
Nail Art
Calgel
Shellac
Minx
Manicures and Pedicures
St Tropez Tanning
Threading
Strip Waxing
Lycon Hot Waxing


Andrea Lilly - Senior Therapist

Andrea is our Senior Therapist and is the longest serving member of staff. She joined The Essentials back in 2003. She has 14 years salon experience and one of our Nail and waxing specialists. 

Andrea has been married to Matt for nearly 5 years and has just had a new cat called Luna.

She is an avid 10 pin bowler, she enjoys shopping with her Mum and holidays. She is very caring, generous and feisty.

She would like to stranded on a desert island with Jason Statham.

Andrea is qualified to perform the following treatments:

Swedish Body Massage
Hot Stones Massage
Aromatherapy Massage
Caci Non-Surgical Face-Lift
Caci Body Toning
Cyrstal Clear Microdermabrasion
Decleor Holistic Face Treatments
Decleor Holistic Body Treatments
Eye treatments
False Eyelashes
Nail Art
Calgel
Shellac
Manicures and Pedicures
St Tropez Tanning
Threading
Strip Waxing
Lycon Hot Waxing


Beauty Therapist

Elie is the newest member of The Essentials team.  She is bubbly and chatty and is a super wizz at nails and lashes. She is independant, strong minded and a work a holic.

She is a big animal lover with 3 dogs, 4 cats, a house Rabbit and Frank and Ed the fish. She loves her cars and believes she would be the first female to rival Lewis Hamilton. 

She would most like to be stuck on a desert island with Anthony Joshua, because he could carry her around and build her a boat!

Ellie is qualified to perform the following treatments:

LVL Enhance Lashes
Swedish Body Massage
Decleor Face Treatments
Eye Treatments
Nouveau Extend Lashes
Nouveau Express Lashes
False Lashes
Shellac
Manicure and Pedicure
St Tropez Tanning
Strip Waxing
Calgel Nails


Nicole McLoughlin - Therapist

Nicole is a Beauty Therapist and has been part of our team since 2012. She has 10 years salon experience and is bubbly addition to our team. She performs most of the treatments that we offer. 

Nicole lives with fiancé Bruce, they have been together for 13 years.  They hope a family is in their future.

Nicole loves to swim, walks through Kingsbury Water Park and she also loves eating out. Mainly because the washing up is included! She is mischievous, loving and a hypochondriac.

She is very indecisive so she would like to be stranded on a desert island with;

Bear Grylls- To cook her a decent meal

Tom Hardy - For the eye candy

Bruce (fiance) - to keep an eye on him

 

Nicole is qualified to perform the following treatments:

LVL Enhance Lashes
Swedish Body Massage
Hot Stones Massage
Aromatherapy Massage
Indian Head Massage
Caci Non-Surgical Face-Lift
Crystal Clear Microdermabrasion
Decleor Holistic Face Treatments
Decleor Holistic Body Treatments
Eye treatments
False Eyelashes
Nail Art
Shellac
Manicures and Pedicures
St Tropez Tanning
Strip Waxing
Lycon Hot Waxing


Laura Buckham - Therapist

Laura is the youngest of The Essentials family.  She has worked with us since July 2017, and she is wizz at nails and loves doing lash treatments.  She currently undertaking her Level 3 Beauty qualification.

She has been with boyfriend Harvey for 2 years. She is learning to drive and wants to pass this year. She is amazing at hair ups and often comes to work with different styles. Loves to eating out and to get ‘chocolate wasted’. She is chatty, honest and very strong willed 

She would like to get stranded on a desert island with Channing Tatum… things will never get boring, she says! 

Laura is qualified to perform the following treatments:

Decleor Holistic Face Treatments
Nouveau Express Lashes
Nouveau LVL Enhance Lashes
Calgel
Eye Treatments
Shellac
Manicures and Pedicures
St Tropez Tanning
Strip Waxing


Tina Crathorne - Salon Assistant

Tina is our salon assistant and Joined The Essentials in 2007. She in an integral and essential part of the team, assisting the therapists with their working day and our clients at reception and on the phone.

She has been married to Carl for over 25 years, has 3 beautiful children and a Cockapoo called Chester (AKA The King)

She loves walking the dog, gardening, listening to George Michael and is the salons resident Mum! She is caring, glamourous,a bit dizzy but she is our Wonder Women.

She would like to get stranded on a desert island with The Rock! 

Tina Tina has the biggest personality and makes an amazing brew!

Rachael Faultless-Hodgson - Salon Assistant

Rachael joined the team when our Coleshill salon opened in 2016.  She is your 1st point of contact at Coleshill. She assists the therapists with their working day and our clients at reception and on the phone.

Rach has been married to Dan for over 10 years, has 2 beautiful children and Kingsley the Lurcher.

She loves walking the dog, reading, listening to Sean Paul or Kylie and can bust some moves on the dance floor. She is super organised, loyal and has the biggest heart.

She would like to be stranded on a desert island with Norman Reedus (Daryl from The Walking Dead)

 

 

Rachael Is the most organised member of the team and makes a cracking cuppa!

Salon Assistant

Anglea joined us in October 2017, and is the newest member of the front of house team. She joins us from a long career in customer service and retail. She works across both of our salons, and will help you with any booking enquiries you may have.

She recently married long term partner Dave and she enjoys reading and Emmerdale. She loves a good holiday or a weekend away as long as there is a decent pub nearby. She is caring, considerate and she always makes time for you.

Angela is our very own celebrity.  Most people seem to know our Ang, and she never forgets a face. 

She would like to be stranded on a desert island with the late George Michael, he was her hearthrob.

Angela never sits still, and if you can't see her you can probably hear her singing.