Gay Wardle

Gay is one of Australia’s leading industry professionals. Education and training is her passion.

She conducts advanced beauty therapy training in skin analysis and skin treatment plans to complement IPL treatments, skin needling and microdermabrasion.

Skinology Skin Clinic has been a national award winner for over a decade. Some of the awards won by Gay and her salon include:

  • 2009 Australia’s Best Beauty Business – Australian Small Business Champions Awards
  • Inductee to the ABIA Hall of Fame 2014
  • Inductee to the Reed Exhibitions Hall of Fame 2014;

With almost three decades of experience in the beauty industry, Gay Wardle is one of Australia’s most awarded salon owners and educators. She  is a leader in skin analysis training and educates therapists on how to use in-depth skin analysis to improve treatment results for clients and increase profits for their salons. Her Advanced Skin Analysis Training courses have received acclaim around Australia from the many therapists she has educated.

With experience as both a successful business owner and an educator Gay is a sought after speaker both in Australia and Internationally. She has been a guest speaker for the APAA and APAN, has presented at exhibitions such as the Sydney and Melbourne international beauty expos and has addressed numerous women’s business groups on the skills of running a successful small business.

Gay is highly experienced in the use of IPL and LED light therapy in beauty and advises therapists on how to develop skin treatment programs that utilise the benefits of modern day beauty technologies. A number of Australia’s leading beauty equipment and product manufacturers regularly seek her advice for the development and delivery of their salon training and education programs. Gay regularly travels the world to attend skin symposiums and medical conferences to ensure she is up to date with the latest treatment techniques.

Gay is determined to ensure her skills remain cutting edge and she constantly challenges herself to learn and better herself. This includes her recent achievement of graduating at the University of Victoria with a Degree in Health Science – Dermal Therapies.

“Gay Wardle is without question today’s leading and most influential educator in Australia. Winner of over 12 industry & business awards, she has a strong understanding of the aesthetics industry and the elements that are necessary for a successful salon.” – Aesthetics Practitioners