Jan Lea & Fiona Southorn
Before Leaf, Jan and Fiona worked together in postgraduate legal education (Jan's the lawyer, Fiona's the marketeer) and spent so much time on planes and trains that they discovered a mutual ambition to start their own business. Jan is the "Lea" and Fiona is the "f" in leaf which opened in 2008.
Deputy Manager & Advanced Skin Therapist
Ruth is qualified to NVQ level 3 in beauty therapy & massage. She is an advanced Environ skincare practitioner with specialist training & experience in performing Collagen Stimulation Therapy, also known as micro-needling. Ruth is also passionate about Jane Iredale mineral make-up as part of a skincare routine. She was a runner up in the 2018 UK & Ireland Therapist of the Year awards.
Advanced Spa Therapist
Kate graduated with a BSc (Hons) from Lancaster University & holds NVQ level 3 in Beauty Therapy. Kate is an advanced all-round spa therapist, trained in ESPA, Environ, Cool Skin Peels & threading. She is also a passionate, advanced Lycon hot wax practitioner and nail specialist.
Advanced Clinical Massage Therapist
Reanne is qualified to level 5 & specialises in Clinical Massage to aid chronic pain relief, especially after injury or surgery. As a former RAF officer & competitive horse rider, & having suffered a serious knee injury herself, Reanne has a strong interest in biomechanics & rehabilitation. Her treatments are especially effective in treating scar tissue. She is also qualified in reflexology.
Ellysia is qualified to NVQ level 3 in both spa and electrical facials. She has a particular interest in facials and massage, including all ESPA treatments and Environ facials. Ellysia is also an advanced Lycon waxing practitioner.
Lauren has the international CIDESCO qualification in beauty and body therapies and was previously Head Therapist in a 5 star spa. She is a skincare specialist with experience in several luxury and organic brands, including ESPA. She is passionate about health and wellbeing and loves working with clients to achieve positive results as naturally as possible.
Reflexologist & Complementary Therapist Specialising in Cancer and Dementia Care
Sara is qualified with a BSc (Hons) in Palliative and End of Life Care and is a Registered General Nurse and Complementary Therapist. She specialises in cancer and dementia care, combining aromatherapy with advanced reflexology techniques to create a holistic therapy to support patients, families and carers. She also offers Reiki and Reflexology to those leading busy or stressful lives
for family, friends and colleagues