Starting out in the world of beauty in 2012.,Leeann completed her Manicure & Pedicure training. From there she has gone on to complete 23 other courses! Offering these to her steady client base from her home salon, the business has gone from strength to strength.
Training with the top nail companies including Calgel in 2016, Jessica Manicure, ZenSpa and Geleration in 2015 and OPI Gelcolour in 2013. Studying in sculpting gel in 2015 and in 2018 Leeann completed two nail art courses with Alexa Kisygori.
In 2018 Leeann completed her full Beauty NVQ level 2 with VCTC and also her Awards in Education Training qualification which saw the start of her training courses.
The business has made way for a lot of exciting experiences.
Painting nails at an exclusive event in the Convert Garden store of John Lewis, ‘The Secret Roof Top’ event in 2015 was the first of many press events. Moving on to London Fashion Week in 2016, Leeann was lucky enough to paint the nails of the catwalk models before they made off down the runway. Completing one set of models and then traveling to a second location to completed the nails ready for another show.
In 2017 Leeann attended The Brides Show in Euston, London. Here, again she got to paint the nails of the catwalk models ahead of their runway show, after this she carried out mini manicures for the guests.
Leeann had her first publication inside a beauty magazine, The Pro Beauty Loft Magazine. Having a two page article on the safe use of nail products and the effects of an allergic reaction and another article on how to utilise Instagram for your business.
Kurt Geiger held an event in their Convent Garden store to celebrate the Royal wedding, where she offered mini manicures to the guests using Jessica manicure products.
2018 saw massive growth within the lash industry, attending two lash conferences this year, The Super Yacht Lash Conference in May and The Lash Social UK in September, both offered a wealth of information and the chance to network with some of the best within the industry.
Leeann recently became an educator for Beauty By Genevieve were she delivers trainings in the application of the individual eyelash extensions. This course has been very popular for both beginners and lash artists that wish to update their knowledge.
Leeann also runs workshops to other nail technicians in nail art designs and gel product, trouble shooting.
2019 Leeann became an educator for Diamond Beauty & Training Academy delivery Manicure & Pedicure courses, as well as Gel Polish, these have been very popular.
‘I am so excited to see what the next 12 months bring!’ - Leeann