Why Choose City Aesthetics Chester

We are located in the centre of historic Chester with easy access from the train station. All of the treatments we offerare safe, effective and affordable.

We have been independently assessed against a robust set of standards in order to be certified as Save Face Accredited. Save Face is a Professional Standards Authority accredited register and is recognised by the Government, The Department of Health, NHS England and signposted by NHS Choice.

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Meet the Team at City Aesthetics Chester

Dr Lucy Woodside

Dr Lucy Woodside

BDS MFDS RCS(Ed) – Clinical Director.
GDC 227447

Lucy qualified from The University of Liverpool in 2012 with her degree in dental surgery.

Since then she has completed examinations in order to gain membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgeons at The Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh. Lucy’s main area of interest is in injectable aesthetic treatments, including dermal fillers, lip augmentation, non-surgical rhinoplasty and botulinum toxin type A injections. Lucy has worked with leading aesthetic clinicians to gain experience before joining City Aesthetics Chester. She has completed a wide range of advanced training courses; most recently courses in advanced aesthetic treatments with the world renowned Wigmore medical training academy. Lucy’s in-depth knowledge of facial anatomy gained from her dental background provide the ideal framework for her to assess and treat your face safely and effectively. Lucy is a Save Face registered clinician.

Emma Massey

Emma Massey

Emma is co-owner of City Aesthetics Chester with Lucy.

Emma is very much the life and soul of our clinic and it was Emma’s passion & knowledge for anti-ageing, skincare, health & nutrition on which the foundation of the clinic was built! Emma has worked in business and customer service for many years and this experience can be noticed straight away when you visit. Emma is very much a ‘people person’ who loves a good natter and will put you at ease from the moment you enter with her friendly face! We believe Emma is the reason so many of our clients become close friends of the clinic.

Dr Emily Swift

Dr Emily Swift
Dental Surgeon

Fully Registered GDC Doctor

Dr Emily graduated from the University of Liverpool in 2011 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery and is a fully registered GDC doctor. She holds a Fellowship in Advanced Aesthetic Medicine, Harley Street Institute. Dr Swift was a dental surgeon for a number of years before developing a career in aesthetic medicine.

She offers a multi-layered approach – she does not just focus on the area of concern, but considers which treatment combination will achieve the best overall result. Her consultation process is thorough and includes a detailed facial assessment. She is friendly and approachable, making it comfortable to talk about your concerns.

Dr Swift says ‘I love helping to restore a patient’s self-esteem and watching their personality shine through. People re-find their spark and I feel so privileged to be able to do this for others’.

Dr Swift formulates a bespoke, personalised program which includes forward planning to slow the ageing process. This is a unique and holistic approach, combining the principals of science with art to create a transformed skin, naturally restored facial contours and an enhanced profile.

Dr Swift is a professional, passionate doctor and is known for her gentle manner and complete attention to detail.

In her spare time Dr Swift enjoys travelling and is a big foodie…she loves cooking (and eating!) different cuisines from around the world. She also loves trail running.

Philippa Woodside

Philippa Woodside
Aesthetic Nurse

Bsc(Hons) – Registered Nurse. NMC 13I0485E

Philippa qualified from The University of Chester in 2013 with her degree in paediatric nursing.

Alongside her aesthetic clinics Philippa works for the NHS at Leighton Hospital on the children’s ward. Philippa has completed a number of training courses in non-surgical cosmetic treatments, skin care and skin rejuvenation to allow her to treat a wide range of aesthetic needs and skin complaints. Philippa’s medical background enables her to have an in-depth understanding of anatomy and medical conditions and therefore treat clients safely and effectively.

Emma Hendrick

Emma Hendrick

Emma Hendrick has an impressive CV spanning 17 years.

She is almost uniquely placed in that her clinical medical approach to being a semi-permanent cosmetician is balanced with the eye of a beautician and the knowledge of a physiologist and nutritionist to offer a holistic approach to the patient, however glamorous the result may be.
Fluent in the industry’s finest cutting-edge techniques, Emma is a firm favourite with her clientele, be they celebrities or professional men and women who seek her advice and services. Her passion and ethos are tangible and her aim is to help you look and feel the best you can.

From brow shaping to lip tattooing, HD brows to medical cosmetic reconstruction – Emma can be relied upon to deliver the result you want. Emma trained with the elite in her field including HD Brows, Noveau Beauty & Clare Hobson and her results and referrals speak for themselves. As do her clients. We can’t seem to stop them telling their friends – or us – about how great they look and feel after the simplest of appointments.

Samantha Rothery
Beauty Therapist

Specialising in semi-permanent individual lashes, Samantha is a fully qualified beautician offering a wide range of beauty treatments.

Samantha has been working with us from the start and is an integral part of our team here at City Aesthetics Chester. Friendly, professional and always willing to help, Samantha has a number of years of experience and a large client base in Chester. Her treatments speak for themselves. Samantha always listens to exactly what her clients want and her attention to detail is the reason we believe our clients cannot wait to come back!

Nia Bryan

Nia Bryan
Level 4 Aesthetic Therapist

Nia is our aesthetic therapist here at City Aesthetics Chester.

After becoming a fully qualified level 3 Beautician Nia went on to further her skill set by completing her level 4 in Clinical Aesthetics. This enables Nia to have the clinical and treatment knowledge to provide the best treatments tailored to our clients. Being friendly, approachable and professional in what she does is key to our clinic. Through her attention to detail Nia understands our clients’ needs and is always there to help and advice. Nia really is our ‘go to girl’ in the clinic!

Chloe Melia

Chloe Melia
Chloe Melia, Beauty Therapist

Chloe is our newest member of the team here at City Aesthetics, bringing her enthusiasm and passion for all thing’s beauty with her.

Chloe is a fully qualified level 2 Beautician. She has a passion for nails, with her skills ranging from Shellac and acrylics to pedicures. She is very popular with her fabulous lashes, which you can see show-cased on her Instagram @meliasmagic. Chloe is fantastic at building a rapport with clients, which is evident as most become regulars or even great friends! She is very flexible with appointments, ensuring she always fits you in and is happy to help with anything else you may need, with herself or any of the other girls too.