Amanda BSc, level 4 therapist
Amanda is the winner of the Advanced Aesthetician of the year award for the UK 2019. Amanda first qualified as a beauty therapist with City and Guilds (now a level 4) in 1989. After running her own business for a while, she returned to study and gained a BSc (Hons) in Biology. She then worked for a pharmaceutical company in cardiology. After 5 years abroad and having a family, she returned to beauty and started Daffodil Beauty from a room at home. Six years on, she returned to study again, this time gaining level 4 qualifications.