Professional Beauty Awards 2016 shortlist announced

The scores have been submitted and counted and the shortlist for the Professional Beauty Awards 2016 can now be revealed.

The Professional Beauty Awards finalists are:

Beauty Salon of the Year: Four Rooms or More

The Barn, Somerset

Beauty Matters, Garforth

City Retreat, Newcastle

Lidos Spa, Altrincham

Pure Spa & Beauty West Nile Street, Glasgow


Beauty Salon of the Year: Three Rooms or Fewer

Beauty at the Gate, Grimsby

The Cabin, Isle of Wight

Hazelwood, Chippenham

Mimosa Beauty, Chelmsford

Perfection Health and Beauty, Malmesbury


Therapist of the Year

Kerry Beavis, The Revive Company, Wixams

Marie-Louise Coster, All About Mi, Bristol

Lucie Evemy, SenSpa at Careys Manor,Brockenhurst

Alexa Kim Hillier, Burghley Hair-Beauty-Academy, Peterborough

Rachel James, No 1 Beauty Studio, Southampton

Deborah Anne King, Angel Loving Care, Broxburn


Nail Salon of the Year

Bodylines, Sittingbourne

Coco Nail Bar, London

Polish Nail and Beauty, Aberdeen

Spoilt for Choice, Wallsend

White Nails, London


Nail Professional of the Year

Rebecca Abernethy, Matrix Nails and Beauty, Stockport

Katie Barnes, Simply Nails and Beauty, Warwick

Michelle Brookes, Beauty Lounge, Doncaster

Hazel Dixon, Purely Nailz, Thetford

Emma-Jane Fryatt, Nail Artistry UK, Ipswich

Sammy Grant, Polish Nail and Beauty, Aberdeen


Day Spa of the Year

Devonshire Spa, Buxton

Eden Hall Day Spa, Newark

Pure Day Spa, County Down, Northern Ireland

Spa London at Ironmonger Row Baths, London

Urban Retreat at Harrods, London


Residential Spa of the Year: 10 rooms or fewer

The Spa at Armathwaite Hall, Keswick

The Spa at Bedford Lodge, Newmarket

C Bay Spa at Carbis Bay Hotel, St Ives, Cornwall

Fawsley Hall Hotel & Spa, Daventry

Headlam Spa, Darlington


Residential Spa of the Year: 11 rooms or more

Aqua Sana Woburn Forest, Bedford

Hoar Cross Hall Spa, Burton-on-Trent

Lifehouse Spa & Hotel, Essex

Rockliffe Hall Spa, Darlington

The Spa at Ribby Hall Village, Preston


Employer of the Year

City Retreat Salon & Spa

Hand Picked Hotels

Pure Spa and Beauty

Rockliffe Hall

Utopia Beauty & Advanced Skincare

Virgin Active

Medical Aesthetic Clinic of the Year

EF Medispa, London

European Dermatology London

Omniya, London

Radiance MediSpa, Exeter

Temple Medical, Aberdeen


Make-up Specialist of the Year

Anne Bowcock, freelance, Deeside

Sita Gill, freelance, London

Stacey Kilpatrick, freelance, County Armagh

Paddy McGurgan, freelance, Belfast

Pamela Moss, freelance, Hampshire

Julia Townend, freelance, London

Congratulations to all the finalists. The winners of all categories will be announced at a black-tie dinner at Grade II-listed venue The Brewery in the City of London on February 28, 2016. Tickets sold out for last year’s event, so make sure you secure yours by booking online at