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Melanie PhilbinBeauty Matters Leeds

Melanie – Salon Owner

Melanie has worked in the Beauty Industry since 1997 and in September 1999 realised her dream and opened her own salon, and Beauty Matters Garforth was born! Soon after Beauty Matters Rothwell followed.

Both salons have experience great growth surpassing Melanie’s expectations, with clients still returning from the very first week of opening. Melanie’s energy and enthusiasm for the beauty business drives her to constantly look for innovative and original ways to improve the client experience. Melanie pushes the boundaries of what is expected in a beauty salon and has added treatments such as Colonic Hydrotherapy and 3D Lipo to the treatment menu, with a focus on health & wellbeing and results driven treatments.

Marie - Salon Manager - Garforth & Rothwell

Marie – Salon Manager
Garforth & Rothwell

Marie has been in the industry for 18 years and Manager at Beauty Matters since March 2015. Marie works hard to maintain standards as well as undertaking lots of other behind the scenes duties.

Marie’s passion lies firmly in an inside out approach to beauty and skincare. Marie will greet you with a warm welcome and guarantee your visit is second to non.

Rachel – Assistant Manager - Rothwell

Rachel – Assistant Manager

Rachel joined Beauty Matters in 2005 as our apprentice and worked tirelessly to prove herself indispensable, which she did it. Part of the fixtures and fittings she would say! A great all round therapist with a natural flare for nails, waxing, facials and 3D lipo. Rachel will greet you with a warm welcome and a nothing is too much trouble attitude, making your visit perfect.

Rebecca– Therapist - Rothwell

Rebecca – Therapist

Rebecca joined Beauty Matters in 2011, Rebecca has magic hands, and her passion is holistic therapies and sports massage. Her kind, gentle and hardworking nature makes her a real asset to the team.

Natalie – Therapist - Rothwell

Natalie – Therapist

Natalie’s passion is nails, show her a picture and she can produce it! Natalie’s impeccable painting skill and attentive eye for detail makes her our very own manicure and pedicure Queen.

Natalie’s bubbly personality and no job is too much attitude make her an asset to Beauty Matters.


Faye – Therapist

Faye brings with her over 14 years of experience, she is passionate about beauty, and a total professional.

Faye is also an experience beauty tutor.

Victoria – Front of House team Leader

Victoria has joined us from an award winning spa, she has a wealth of experience in the beauty industry and has trained to degree standard in Spa Management. Victoria is passionate about delivering an exceptional client experience.

Sam - Assistant Manager - Garforth

Sam – Assistant Manager

Sam joined us in June 2015. Sam brought a wealth of experience.

Sam’s passion lies in Environ skincare, body treatments and massage.

Sam is currently travelling around Thailand and Australia, she is expected back June 2017

Barbara – Therapist - Garforth

Barbara – Therapist

Barbara has been with Beauty Matters since the very start in 1999. Barbara is trained in all of our advance techniques including Advance Electrolysis, Collagen Stimulation Therapy, and Cool Peels and loves a skincare challenge. Barbara is a big personality in the salon and one of our most popular therapist.

Courtney – Therapist

Courtney joined our Beauty Matters team in October 2016 with her expertise in both nail and waxing treatments.
She has a thirst for knowledge and is currently working hard towards her level 3 qualification.
Courtney is a great all round therapist with a cheeky sense of humour so you are always guaranteed a giggle!

Becky – Therapist

Becky joined the Beauty Matters team in November 2016, with 10 years experience under her belt she is a brilliant asset to our Garforth salon.

Becky’s expertise lies firmly in her nail treatments; however her thirst knowledge never stops and is working towards her level 3 qualification currently.

Becky has a great eye for detail and a creative flare, this twinned with her infectious laugh is a winning combination.

Gillian – Therapist

Gillian joined our Beauty Matters team September 2016 after a complete change of career and following heart. Gillian has always wanted to train in Beauty Therapy and took the plunge to do so.

Gillian’s customer service is exceptional, she is real asset to our growing team.

Chloe – Colonic Hydrotherapist - Garforth

Chloe – Colonic Hydrotherapist

Chloe has been with us since March 2015, Chloe developed a passion for health and nutrition after attending a retreat and experiencing the benefits of colonic hydrotherapy. She trained shortly after and is a great ambassador for the benefits of colonic hydrotherapy.

Jodi - Therapist - Garforth

Jodi – Therapist

Jodi came to Beauty Matters as an apprentice in 2010 and soon developed into an amazing all round therapist. Jodi is an amazing nail tech and now has new found passion for skincare and makeup since the introduction of Environ and Jane Iredale Makeup. Jodi’s innocent and sweet nature will have you returning again and again

Laura – Therapist - Rothwell

Laura – Therapist

Laura came to us in 2009 as our apprentice. Laura is a great all round therapist and loves all things beauty. She specialises in LVL and Nouveau lashes and gives a great massage too.

Laura’s gentle fun nature lends itself perfectly to the Beauty Matters team.

Lora – Therapist - Rothwell

Lora – Therapist

Lora joined us in 2011 and brought a real sense of fun with her. Lora loves to do anything you can see a before and after from… waxing, tinting, brows, nails, 3D Lipo and especially tanning. Named the tanning queen her bubbly personality makes her a popular member or our team

Charlotte - Apprentice Therapist - Garforth

Charlotte – Apprentice Therapist

Charlotte started with us in July 2015 as our apprentice and is currently working hard to achieve her level 3 qualification and is already showing a natural flare for nails.

Maddie - Therapist - Garforth Salon

Maddie – Therapist
Garforth Salon

Maddie joined the Beauty Matters team in 2016, she brings with her a bubbly personality and an infectious smile.

Maddie is an all round beauty therapist and her passion lies in massage and facial treatments.

Vanessa - Front of House - Garforth

Vanessa – Front of House

Vanessa joined our reception team in 2016, she joins us from the hospitality industry.

Vanessa is a great support for our ever growing team. Her key focus is on our client experience.

Katie – Receptionist - Garforth

Katie – Receptionist

A qualified therapist Katie runs our front of house ensuring reception is run smoothly and efficiently.

Katie ensures everyone is greeted with the warmest of welcomes and a smile that lights up a room.