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Vie Aesthetics

About us

Meet The Vie Aesthetics Team

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Vicky Grammatikopoulou

Vicky Grammatikopoulou

Director and Business Manager

Director and Business Manager of Vie Aesthetics, is also in charge of marketing, customer care, consultancy and staff training. She had a career in Education and Training, having worked as a teacher, teacher educator, university lecturer and consultant before she moved into Aesthetic Medicine. Vicky is the founder of the company and she is passionate about the importance of communication, information and clear & honest advice. She takes ethics and safety in beauty very seriously, and she strongly believes in the importance of informed customer choice and aftercare. Vicky promotes a holistic approach to the issues of image and confidence and in this endeavour, she ensures that the experience of our clients is a positive and empowering one.

Dr Ioannis Liakas

Dr Ioannis Liakas

Medical Director

Dr Ioannis Liakas is our Medical Director and lead medical practitioner. He is an NHS Consultant Physician, Gerontologist, and he has been an experienced practitioner in Aesthetic Medicine for over 10 years. Dr Liakas is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (FRCP), a Honorary Senior Lecturer at Queen Mary Medical School, and an Associate Member of the British College of Aesthetic Medicine. He is also an expert and lead practitioner in the new and innovative field of Soft Surgery. At Vie Aesthetics, Dr Liakas offers free no-commitment consultations and follow-up appointments. He always takes time to listen to your concerns and questions and is thorough in explaining all about the procedures. Dr Liakas always aims for optimal, natural-looking results using only top-of-the-range products and combinations of treatments to achieve the best possible outcomes.

Dr Giorgia Ratta

Dr Giorgia Ratta

Associate medical practitioner

Dr Giorgia Ratta joined the medical Vie Aesthetics team in May 17 as an associate medical practitioner. Harley Street-based Dr Giorgia has great experience in all the non-surgical procedure we offer and she sees patients in our Southend clinic twice weekly. Our clients feel at ease and safe in her hands and the whole team love having Dr Giorgia in the clinic.

Melissa Meachen

Melissa Meachen

Level-5 Senior Aesthetician and skin specialist

Melissa Meachen, our Level-5 Senior Aesthetician and skin specialist, has over 24 years experience in the Beauty and Aesthetics industry in a medical clinic environment. Before joining our team at Vie Aesthetics, Melissa was the regional sales manager for an Aesthetic Pharmaceutical Company and trainer trainer in clinic and in London at the Royal Society of Medicine where she had the privilege to train with the world renowned dermatologist Dr Zein Obagi, assisting ZO Drs with deeper Chemical Peels in front of many well respected Drs in the industry. Melissa has also been the main trainer in London for Derma Roller , Glo Therapeautics and ZO Skin Health, teaching many Drs and staff in the industry and in their clinics. We are so pleased to have Melissa in our Vie Aesthetics team and clinics, where our staff and clients benefit from her professionalism, expertise, and her passion for skin, the science behind rejuvenation, stimulation of the cells and specialised treatments to repair skin damage. In addition to skin consultations and advanced skin treatments and peels, Melissa offers and teaches Laser and Light therapy and SHR pulse for skin rejuvenation and hair removal.

Shayna Nolan

Shayna Nolan

Beauty therapist

Shayna Nolan is our beauty therapist and with a passion for skin health and wellbeing. With a gentle hand and an eye for perfection, Shayna puts 110% into every treatment she does. Shayna is also a ballet dancer in her spare time and a model for companies such as ASOS, and she has been featured in Creative Portrait Magazine.

Rosey Metcalfe

Rosey Metcalfe

Head receptionist

Rosey Metcalfe is our head receptionist and a warm, caring and creative member of the Vie Aesthetics team. She is the fresh and friendly face you see when you enter our clinic. Rosey is also a model and has been a cast member for a number of productions including for BBC3 and Holly Hagan’s Body Bible addition. She is passionate about her work with us and says: ” I love seeing people leave our clinic with a confident smile on their face; it’s the best feeling ever! ” Rosey also has trained in skincare and offers treatments such as Chemical 3 Step Peels, Oxybrasion Facials, No Needle Mesotherapy and Ultrasonic Lipocavitation.

Angie Barclay

Angie Barclay

Part-time receptionist

Angie Barclay joined the Vie team in March 2017 as part-time receptionist and her motto is very much reflected in her favourite quote by Georges St Pierre: “If you look good you feel good and if you feel good you do good”. and has been previously working in hospitality managing bars and restaurants as well as big events. Angie is also a qualified personal trainer and nutrition advisor with over 18 years of experience in the fitness and well-being industry and in 2000 Angie ran her first London Marathon.

Anna-Maria Kesanli

Anna-Maria Kesanli

Model and face of Vie Aesthetics

Anna-Maria Kesanli has been our model and face of Vie Aesthetics since 2016. She is a Psychology graduate and apart from modelling exclusively for us, she reads for a Masters at City University. We are very happy to have found such a sophisticated, beautiful, delightful and fresh young lady to be the face of Vie Aesthetics and to represent our brand!

Samantha Tomlin

Samantha Tomlin

Brand Ambassadors

Samantha Tomlin is one of our Brand Ambassadors. She is an actress and model and has had careers in marketing, fashion styling and the beauty industry. She has been in short films and reality tv and music videos and is also a presenter on shinelikeaceleb.tv. At Vie Aesthetics, we look after Samantha body with our tailored Vie Aesthetics medical aesthetic and skin treatments for face and body.

Steven Smith

Steven Smith

Beauty expert, and author handles the PR, press and media at Vie Aesthetics

Steven Smith, the beauty expert, and author handles the PR, press and media at Vie Aesthetics. We are delighted to have him on board as he has more than 30 years’ experience in the beauty and aesthetic industry and makes regular appearances on television and radio. Steven was a popular stylist in Beverly Hills and on the West Coast. On returning to London, he rose to fame in the late 90s, when he started working with celebrity clients and had his own column in The Sun newspaper, advising on hair and beauty. He was a regular on the Lorraine Kelly show, where he would transform GMTV viewers into their favourite stars. He made over Lorraine herself, transforming her into movie legend Elizabeth Taylor. For the last ten years, Steven has been a freelance writer and PR, combining showbiz interviews and travel with his eye for styling and publicity. His work has been published all over the world and we all love him on the Vie Aesthetics team. Please direct any email enquiries to Steven at: spman@btintrenet.com or call him on 07969106222

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What our clients say

” Loving the PlexR® eye lid lift on my eyes at Vie Aesthetics at TONI&GUY Southend! Amazing- I can’t believe the result! I would recommend it to anyone. I love my eyes now! Thank you so much!”

Jacqueline, Southend-on-Sea