Meet the Chilston Team
Paramedical Practitioner & Owner
Amanda started Chilston Clinic 25 years ago whilst working with two doctors, one a dermatologist and the other also a respected author on nutrition and this is where she gained her knowledge in looking at a client organically. She worked alongside the Dermatologist for many years, participated in a variety of courses which have led her to become extremely knowledgeable and passionate in aesthetics field treating all skin issues, moles, warts and skin tags.
Amanda has a BEd in Education and Training and has been a Lecturer and Trainer in Anatomy & Physiology, Laser, Microdermabrasion, Massage and Aromatherapy. She assisted the University of Greenwich to set up a variety of new courses and continued to be an internal and external verifier for over 8 years. Her other list of accreditations/qualifications are IHBC Beauty Therapy, City & Guilds Electroloysis, Finishing Touches Semi Permanent Makeup, Micro Needling Procedures, Chemical Peeling, LED Light Therapy and Radio Frequency Skin Tightenting.
The clinic relocated to Rusthall in 2005 and has witnessed a growth in both staff members and treatments. She personally trains her staff to the highest level and is always researching new ways to enhance the mind, body and soul.
Ann joined us over five years ago from Cheshire where she successfully ran a number of aesthetic and cosmetic clinics. Being a Therapist herself, she brings a wealth of experience to the Clinic and will ensure you get the best care and advice in the best surroundings.
Front of House Manager
She has had many years experience as Front of House in the Beauty and Hairdressing Business and therefore possesses all the natural flair, personality and professionalism that you would expect to find within our team.
Nothing is too much for Sophia and she will be your first point of call at Chilston !
Her previous experience has allowed her to develop her love of advanced skin care alongside radio frequency rejuvenation and electrics. Francesca is also a very competent body therapist and is enthusiastic about relieving discomfort for her clients. She has a caring personality and already has built a wonderful rapport with her clients, ensuring that they receive the very best care possible.
A pleasure to have her as part of the team and she will definitely be an asset to Chilston!
Laser and Skin Specialist
Ula is qualified in Beauty Therapy NVQIII, Laser and Massage and before joining Chilston had been working with a High End London Spa for approximately 8 years where she had the opportunity to treat many prestigious clients.
Since joining Chilston Clinic in September 2013, Ula has widened her scope of treatments to include Fraxel Laser, great for pigmentation and acne scarring, as well as Red Vein Treatment for both the face and body, elimination of moles, warts and skin tags, and 3d Lipo. She loves to see results and her passion is with radio frequency skin tightening treatments such as Pelleve and Thermage, but we also call her the “The Lash Queen” !
She has a lovely calm personality, is a joy to work with and the clients love her!
I am a GHR registered Clinical Hypnotherapist accredited by the National Council for Hypnotherapy (NCH), Licentiate member of the Association for Professional Hypnosis and Psychotherapy (APHP), registered and affiliated member the National Register of Psychotherapists & Counsellors (NRPC) and the Complimentary & Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC). I also hold the Hypnotherapy Practitioners Diploma (HPD).
An ardent student of psychology, my interest in the study and workings of the mind and human behaviour spans more than two decades.
Hypnotherapy addresses an almost inexhaustible variety of issues from personal development, overcoming stress and anxiety, fears, phobias, addictions, surgical and dental anxiety, weight control, depression, IBS, sport and academic performance and much more.
I work with clients living with chronic illness helping them to cope better with medical procedures, to manage pain and to encourage the body’s natural healing process. I have a particular interest in working with children and young teens helping them to find new tools in order to cope with issues such as social anxiety, depression, eating disorders, exam nerves, self-confidence and cyber bullying.
Dr Beata Samborska
Dr Beata is a member of the GMC and The British Association of Cosmetic Doctors. Her vast knowledge and understanding of the ageing process ensures your consultation will provide you with all you need to know to make the right decision. She has performed thousands of aesthetic treatments at an advanced level, including hyperhidrosis, and her speciality is in dermal fillers, particularly with hollowing around the eye.
Dr Beata is available on Thursday afternoon and evenings.
Nina is dedicated to the health and well-being of people young and old providing an expert Podiatry/Chiropody service. Nina is fully qualified, registered and insured. She has over 10 years experience since obtaining her BSc Pod, she is a Member of the Society of Chiropodist and Podiatrists and is on the HCPC Register.
Prior to committing herself to full time private work she worked with the West Kent Primary Care Trust where she obtained a great knowledge of high risk patient care, including diabetic foot assessment and treatment, along with wound management and treatment.
Deborah hails from New Zealand and graduated with distinction at the European School of Osteopath in 1994. She lectures for the International faculty of the European School of Osteopathy in the UK and abroad and sustains her knowledge by attending lectures and conferences. She was consultant osteopath for “The Back Book” by Hobden and Tucker, and Deborah is recognised by all the leading private insurance companies including Bupa, PPP, Standard Life and H.S.A.
Deborah has also studied shiatsu, and trained to be a yoga teacher .
Fiona Corliss PDNN, FNTP, ARCH, CNHC
Specialist nutrition advice and advanced colon hydrotherapy
Fiona is a member of two government regulated Associations; Federation of Nutritional Therapy Practitioners (FNTP) and Association of Registered Colon Hydrotherapists (ARCH).
Fiona is a fully qualified Naturopathic Nutritionist and CNHC Colon Hydrotherapist who shows great warmth and inspiration. She practises to the highest professional standard working within the ethical criteria and ethos of the professions.
Fiona has over nine years of clinical experience and has built an excellent and varied knowledge base and is passionate about her work with clients.
Andrew SM Dean MBA
Andrew grew up in Northumberland and the Lake District and has spent his entire career in the pharmaceutical and life science industries. Earlier roles included marketing positions managing major skincare and allergy ranges where he progressed to become a specialist in mergers and acquisitions. Andrew now scours the globe for clients looking for new and interesting medical technologies. At Chilston, Andrew looks after the strategy and marketing of the clinic and works behind the scenes advising on the business side.
Neil provides effective and marketable creative solutions and has considerable experience in the design and production of: websites, advertisements, annual reports, brochures, corporate identities, exhibitions, magazines, newsletters, product packaging, point of sale items, posters and presentations.