meet our expert beauty & nail technicians

Kathy Beswick

Director Nail Technician & Salon Owner

Kathy Beswick - Owner & Senior Nail Technician

Kathy has owned The Finishing Touch for 29 years and has in that time achieved the highest levels of training in advanced nail technology having been trained by CND America and LCN in Germany to Educator Level.  She has been a passionate nail technician who specialises in helping nail biters and pickers and has done film and television work including nails for ‘The Lord Of The Rings’ and ‘The Hobbit’ movies and has transformed many celebrity nails including Cate Blanchett, Miranda Kerr and Eddie Izzard to name a few.  Kathy still LOVES to do nails and nail art and especially loves intricate designs – bring in a nail art picture and she may be able to reproduce it on your nails.

“Myself and my team strive to set the very highest standard in the nail and beauty industry, offering full consultations, informed diagnosis and prescribing safe medical grade manicures, pedicures and a full range of beauty treatments.  We trust that you will love your time in our spa and the fabulous results gained from your treatments.”


Anna-Lisa is an energetic and enthusiastic Therapist who loves to offer the finest manicures and pedicures to her clients.  Anna-Lisa is a talented facialist and is an expert at giving advice and guiding her clients to their best choices of skincare.  Book now with Anna-Lisa for a fabulous facial experience and she will share with you her expert knowledge and help you get the best from your skin.  Anna-Lisa also specialises in Classic Eyelash Extensions and is very popular and in demand for this service.


Briony has returned to us after working on her own for the last 3 years and we are so delighted to have such a bubbly and talented therapist back with us.  Briony specialises in the most beautiful eyelash extensions including volume lashes which thickens the lashes not just adds length.  She has bought with her a very large and loyal clientele who we love welcoming into our salon and she is also an experienced waxer and does very fast and effective Brazilian waxing.
Briony is an expert facialist and has a wealth of knowledge and experience in Nimue skin care and treatments.



Punam is a Senior Therapist who specialises in Pure Fiji Facials and treatments.  Punam has worked in Resort Spas in Fiji and Rarotonga and has a wealth of experience she has bought to us.  Punam loves to do eyelash lifts and seeing the amazing results.  She is one of our waxing specialists and has a large following for her fabulous manicures and pedicures.


Teryn is an Internationally Qualified Beauty Therapist and has been with us for three years. We all love her professionalism and joyful, friendly personality.  She is incredibly popular with our clients for her artful spray tanning and eyelash tinting.  Teryn loves to do manicures and pedicures and is well known for her incredibly relaxing hot stone massage, meaning she has a large and loyal clientele.  Her massage techniques have many clients requesting her for luxury hand treatments, foot massage and pedicures.


Sam Beauty Therapist
Sam is the latest Beauty Therapist to join our team after having completed her 2 year Diploma at Elite International Beauty School and has her International Beauty Therapy Certificate.  She is soon to be sitting her CIBTAC International Qualification and we are very proud of her.  She is a fabulous edition to our team and is an incredibly talented and popular therapist.  Sam’s passions are giving the best Swedish/Relaxation, Hot Stone, Aromatherapist and Reflexology massages (and has a wonderful firm touch when needed), facials, waxing, manicures and pedicures and loves performing eyebrow treatments.  We are very lucky to have her join our team as she is an absolute delight!


We are very pleased to have Kajal back with us after her extended maternity leave.  Kajal offers Facial Threading and Henna designs (suitable for Indian Weddings etc)  Kajal is in the salon and available for threading on Thursday evenings from 5.15 – 7.00 and is a very talented and popular threadist.”

book in with our beauty therapists

Call 04 471 1469, use the booking form below or visit the salon.

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