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Jacqui Lawrence

Laser & Aesthetic Nurse; RGN 

Jacqui Lawrence RGN, has a proven track record of ensuring all clients receive the right aesthetic treatment to achieve their best result.  She has worked in beauty and health for over 25 years both as a qualified nurse (since 1987) and as an aesthetic nurse since 2006. As well as being very experienced in providing skin rejuvenation treatments she has also specialised in laser hair removal for over 10 years and worked with leading laser specialists to ensure that her clinic invests in the best technology to get the most cost effective results for her clients.


Sharon Angelique Carter

Laser & Aesthetic Nurse; RGN

Sharon Angelique Carter, joined Jacqui to establish their first clinic in 2006, having at that time started her training as a nurse at the University of Surrey. They both continue to practice as nurses at local hospitals to ensure their professional medical practice is up to date. As well as specialising in laser treatments Sharon has a number of years experience in minor skin procedures such as skin tag removal. They appreciate the importance of being knowledgeable about current treatments so attend a number of conferences and training courses each year, ensuring they are recommending the most appropriate treatments even if this means referring our clients to another clinic.


Ann Edwards

Holistic & Wellbeing Therapist

Ann Edwards is part of an eclectic network of talented professionals who work with organisations and individuals to bring new insights and thinking to their personal well-being and ability to sustain change.

Ann is an experienced director and general manager, with particular expertise in leadership and organisational development. She has worked internationally for over twenty years with senior executives and teams, who have faced both personal and organisational challenges. Ann has her own leadership and well-being business, based on the Sussex/Surrey/Kent border. Ann is comfortable consulting in a variety of different sectors and with individuals.

In the last eleven years she has trained as a Reiki Master, Holistic Therapist, Deep Stone Therapist with LaStone plus retrained as a Yoga Teacher. This has enabled her to integrate leadership and well-being into all the work that she does, focusing on sustainability as part of empowering individuals and organisations to embrace change. More information about her organisational and individual wellbeing consultancy work is available on her 2 web sites: Ann Edwards & Co and The Therapy Shed


Anna Baker

Cosmetic & Dermatology Nurse Prescriber; BN RGN INP PGCert

Anna is a Cosmetic and Dermatology Nurse who has been involved in developing award-winning Facial Anatomy Teaching with Lead Tutor, Mr Dalvi Humzah, since it’s inception in 2012. Anna has worked alongside Mr Dalvi Humzah as a Cosmetic Nurse Practitioner for 5 years and we are delighted to announce that she has now joined The Retreatery. Anna holds a post-graduate certificate in Applied Clinical Anatomy and was recently awarded ‘Highly Commended’ at the 2015 Aesthetic Awards in the ‘Aesthetic Nurse Practitioner of The Year’ category. Anna is part of the Editorial Board for the Journal of Aesthetic Nursing and a Specialist Nurse Advisor for PMFA News and contributes anatomical articles to a number of aesthetic journals. She presents at national aesthetic and anatomical conferences and has been a previous runner up for ‘Dermatology Nurse of The Year’ at The British Journal of Nursing Awards in 2014.


We understand how unwanted hair and skin concerns can lead to a loss of confidence and cause anxiety. That is why we are passionate about what we do, ensuring great results by applying our nursing skills in selecting the most effective treatments for you.

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  • The Retreatery,
        56 High Street,
        East Grinstead,
        West Sussex,
        RH19 3DE
  • Phone: 01342 457070
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