CEO Vicky founded Vie Aesthetics in 2013 and has seen the company grow into one of the most respected and forward-thinking aesthetics clinics in Europe. A tireless worker behind the scenes, Vicky is passionate about safety, ethics and customer experience, and she has received multiple “entrepreneur of the year” nominations for her work. Prior to Vie Aesthetics, she ran her own language school and held prestigious roles as an educator and university lecturer. Oh, and if you’re ever in our Rayleigh clinic, also know she’s fantastic company over a coffee!
Medical Director Dr. Ioannis Liakas is a shining gem in the aesthetics world. Prior to becoming an industry leading practitioner, he worked for the NHS for more than 20 years. As an award-winning aesthetician, he has appeared on TV and in print to educate consumers on safety and the latest medical innovations. Among his growing list of accomplishments, he is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (FRCP), an Honorary Senior Lecturer at Queen Mary Medical School, and a Member of the British College of Aesthetic Medicine. He is also extremely personable and helpful. During consultations and free reviews, Dr. Liakas takes time to listen to your concerns and explain procedures in detail. With Dr Liakas, you are in very safe hands, indeed.
A skilled and experienced doctor, “Dr Tony” originally spent many years in dentistry before progressing into aesthetic medicine in 2006. Among his many qualifications, he obtained a Postgraduate Diploma in Cosmetic Medicine at the University of South Wales and has practised the full range of aesthetics procedures in the UK and Europe. In line with our own philosophy, Dr Tony possesses a holistic attitude towards aesthetics, health and well-being. He makes it his mission to “combat the ravages of time” from every angle. He is an expert in many procedures, including fillers, bio-stimulators, threads and non-surgical rhinoplasty, but is a firm believer that combination treatments often present the best possible way in helping clients achieve their goals.
We are delighted to have Dr Maria Minou on our Vie Aesthetics team. She is a highly skilled, caring and very approachable specialised Aesthetic Doctor, who performs all the injectable treatments for wrinkle reduction, volumising fillers, and lip augmentation.
Dr Eleni Maria Liaka is one of our newest members of the team. She is a Harley-Street trained doctor, who provides injectables at the clinic and is also leading our National Weight Management Programme. When Dr Helena is not at Vie Aesthetics, she is on the frontline, working as a full-time doctor in the NHS. She was one of the brave heroes who worked on the frontline during the COVID-19 pandemic.
As the new Business Development Director at Vie Aesthetics, Richard Hughes is responsible for driving development, expansion, and growth of our award winning brand. Before joining Vie Aesthetics, Richard held senior roles in Local Authority and Higher Education and has brought his vast experience in delivering large-scale projects with him. Richard’s move to our world of Aesthetics and Wellness shows his passion and belief in the bright future of our company. He is passionate about working in a creative environment and with enthusiastic teams, and this is why we are a perfect match. Richard can be contacted at RichardH@vie-aesthetics.com
Aimee is our Senior Skin Therapist and our Clinic Manager. Her passion and knowledge for all things skin-related is second to none. She often joins forces with Dr. Liakas to create “combination treatments” for clients, ensuring they achieve optimal results in the shortest possible time. Aimee brings years of experience to our team and both staff and clients alike benefit from her professionalism, expertise, and outstanding customer care. If you have any skin concerns or if you need advice over a product, you know where to come.
Anna is Head of Human Resources, our General Assistant Manager and a trained Psychologist, who provides Life Coaching sessions at our clinic. Suffice to say, she’s pretty busy – and very talented! “Our clinic is a lovely, positive environment,” Anna says. “Every client walks out happy and excited after their treatment. Our clients are like family members once they’ve been a few times.”
Extremely popular with clients, Skin Therapist Amie worked in beauty for 10 years before making the transition into aesthetics. She can be found combating all your skin and body concerns, putting her skills to masterly effect.
Our Zak is a stylish, young man of many talents. As a make-up artist for the celebrities, he has worked on TV shows such as The Only Way Is Essex, Life on Marbs and Love Island, and provided make-up for cover shoots and star-studded awards ceremonies. Besides his front-of-house and receptionist duties at Vie Aesthetics, he offers in-house make-up sessions and advice. With his glowing personality and passion for aesthetics, it’s not hard to see why Zak is so popular with fellow staff members and clients, alike.
A bubbly people person, Rhianne is a perfect match for us at Vie Aesthetics. She is one of our coordinators who helps guide you on your journey and ensures your visit to Vie Aesthetics is a warm and pleasant one. Rhianne is very passionate about beauty, and takes great satisfaction in seeing our clients excitement following their treatments.
Jade loves meeting and helping people, which made her a perfect addition to our Reception team! She joined us from the hospitality industry, where she held many client-facing roles. She describes working in aesthetics as “amazing” and enjoys all the different challenges that each new day brings. Jade will be one of the welcoming faces guaranteed to make your visit to Vie Aesthetics a rewarding one.
The charismatic Sofia had a vast customer service and front-of-house background before joining the Vie Aesthetics ranks. Although she was new to the world of aesthetics, her passion for all things beauty made us a great match. Her enthusiasm resonates with staff and clients alike, and she loves being the face and smile that welcomes people into the clinic
Jennifer is a super-experienced and personable Receptionist and Patient Coordinator, whose bubbly enthusiasm rubs off on the rest of the team. She already had a background in beauty and aesthetics before joining us, and her nous, skills and passion for this exciting world is very much our gain. We love having Jennifer onboard!
If you ever wonder why our clinic looks so beautifully clean and sparkling, it’s all thanks to Nicoletta. Our full-time hygiene, cleanliness and infection control goddess! Nicoletta is not only the hardest-working, professional, and most-dedicated member of staff, she is also an angel with the sweetest smile. No wonder she is so loved by all of us. Nicoletta has a passion for her work and we could not imagine the clinic without her.
Louise works across our busy social media channels and is an integral member of our marketing team. Passionate about all forms of communication and digital content, Louise graduated with a first-class degree in Media and Communications and obtained experience working in PR and as a freelance creative. Louise possesses an infectious enthusiasm for meeting new people and is fascinated by the ability to create long-lasting relationships through social media. With her ideas, talents and abilities to make great videos, she is a real joy to have onboard.
Stephen is a Journalist, Writer and Content Designer, who has worked for some of the UK’s most unique consumer brands. As a Journalist, he has written in subjects as diverse as science, sport, culture and music for more than 50 publications. He edited several best-selling annuals for Guinness World Records and conceived digital content that achieved tens of millions of hits. As a Content Designer and Producer, his clients have ranged from charities, tech companies and the government. At Vie Aesthetics, he is part of the marketing team and looks after areas such as digital content design, SEO, website production, and copywriting. He helps make your online experience engaging, informative and rewarding.