Pound Hill: Telephone: +44 01293 530995 - +44 01293 400129 - E-Mail: thesalonreception@gmail.com

Meet the Team

Denise Salon Owner

Denise has over 20 years’ experience in the nail and beauty industry and thrives on being the best! She has a motivated, passionate and experienced team of therapists dedicated to providing the latest treatments, using results driven products. Denise herself worked the nail desk for over twelve years, she has worked as a freelance nail technician on films and had a CND Nail Training Academy for 5 years.


Her first salon in Manor Royal opened in 2004 and then the salon in Pound Hill was launched in 2013.  Denise somehow juggles the two salons, her four children and a team of 14 therapists with the help of her two Manager’s Jo and Vicky, she is lucky to have such a great team, two beautiful salons and such lovely, loyal clients.

Shai Senior Nail Technician

Shai has a lot to live up to, being the youngest team member and the owner’s daughter! Shai started doing nails at the age of 12, after leaving school she studied at East Surrey College, successfully gaining a distinction before moving on to Crawley College and completing her NVQ Level 2. Starting off as the salon junior it wasn’t long before Shai became a Nail Technician.


Her favourite treatments are Shellac and OPI Gel Color, she strives for perfection in all of her treatments and has built up a very loyal clientele. Shai has grown with the salon and worked here since it first opened; she has a lovely manner and is often described as very calm and caring. Be sure to book treatments in advance with Shai for a perfect manicure every time!  

Gemma Senior Therapist

Gemma is a Dermalogica Expert Therapist, meaning months of continuous studies at The Dermal Institute, with a true passion for all things Dermalogica. She has the knowledge and expertise to assess, treat and prescribe the best in-salon face treatments for your skin.

Gemma is also a fully qualified Elemis Therapist, offering a more relaxing and indulgent face treatment that is more of a Spa experience treatment. Her latest addition being the newest CACI Facials known as the celebrity facial has her booked up months in advance. 

For a relaxing massage, targeted facial treatments and all things beauty Gemma's friendly nature and true passion are the perfect combination.


Charlotte Nail Technician & Beauty Therapist

Charlotte started as an apprentice here at the salon whilst studying her NVQ Level 2 in Beauty at Crawley College. Now fully qualified Charlotte is very keen and enthusiastic and so passionate in her treatments.


She is a perfectionist when it comes to painting and is a lover of Shellac and OPI Gel Color. Her hour long pedicures are definitely worth experiencing and will have your feet feeling like they are walking on air! Charlotte enjoys all of the mini beauty treatments like waxing, tinting and spray tanning. 

Charlotte is a very sincere and kind hearted girl and is a wonderful beauty therapist and the newest to our team.


Natalie Master Nail Technician

Our newest team member and an absolute expert in all things nails. Natalie can create nail extensions using either Brisa gel or Acrylic to create a beautiful finish and the most natural looking nail extensions imaginable.


We’ve found a truly amazing nail technician and her work proves she is worthy of her title ‘Master Nail Technician’ Every nail will be finished to perfection and you will see from her application to finish Natalie is a true perfectionist. Her painting skills are spot on and the end results are impressive to say so myself!

Kayley Beauty Therapist

Kayley has been in the Beauty industry for just over 5 years. She is our very own Lash Queen!  Kayley specialises in Lashes, Make-up, Threading and waxing and is a perfectionist in every treatment she offers.

Having worked with some of the top make-up brands in the industry, Kayley is definitely our go-to girl for special occasion make-up.

2 Hour lash extensions are Kayley's favourite treatment to offer making her booked up well in advance, so be sure to book early for lashes that will look and feel like your own!


Alice Senior Beauty Therapist

With over 3 years’ experience working in a top prestige ‘Hand Picked Hotel & Spa’ as a Senior Therapist Alice has bought with her a world of knowledge as an Elemis Therapist and is a real asset to Beautiful Nails & Body Salon.


Alice offers exceptional Elemis face and body treatments and with a thorough skin consultation you will be certain of achieving maximum results every time. Alice specialises in massage, having come from a spa environment where massage is one of the most popular treatments, Alice is known to use hot stones or Lava Shells to get deeper into any knots and release tension just in the right places with the perfect pressure.

Georgia Nail Technician

Georgia will bring a smile to your face and certainly make your visit enjoyable. She is a always full of chat and ready to welcome both existing and new clients. Her passion for nails and toes certainly shows in her treatments and her perfect painting skills are what keeps clients coming back! Georgia enjoys acrylic nails, shellac and OPI Gel color and is one of the finest at perfect pedicures, leaving feet feeling smooth and soft and clients wanting more. 

Rachel Receptionist

Always welcoming our Clients with a warm smile and friendly disposition, Rachel is our Receptionist/Front of house and usually the person you speak to when you call up to make a booking.

Rachel prides herself on offering great customer service.  She has completed training in Nails, spray tanning, Dermalogica and Elemis so enjoys a good chat about which treatments are best to book in for.

Having 3 little ones at home to look after, Rachel is one of our most organised and reliable team members and nothing is too much trouble for her!



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