Co-owner and Practice Manager at Aesthetic Lab, Hazelwood
ITEC Aestheticienne International Diploma; ITEC Body International Diploma; ITEC Anatomy International Diploma; CIDESCO International Diploma and Madge Wallace National Higher Diploma in Beauty and Body Therapy.
Heleen is an expert in skin care having obtained an impressive list of internationally accredited qualifications.* As someone who is passionate about her field of interest, she steadily built on her career in the beauty industry and naturally progressed into the field of aesthetic medicine. Her inspiration behind choosing the beauty and aesthetics field, was to make every woman feel and look beautiful. Although Heleen performs treatments that do not require surgical intervention, she emphasises the importance of health and wellness since it shows on the skin. Heleen loves her job and says the metamorphosis and growth in patients’ self-esteem, is extremely rewarding. She has more than 20 years’ experience in the beauty and aesthetics industry, amongst others as an international spa manager on a cruise ship that sailed the northern hemisphere. Her constant research to stay on top of the rapid expansion and advances in the skin care industry, led to her appointment as spa manager at Virgin Spa in London. Under her watch, it received the reward for Best Retail Spa in the Virgin UK Group in 2003. Following this sought after award, she won Perfect 10 Beauty Studio’s award as best manager in 2016. She is joint owner of Aesthetic Lab and hails its opening early in 2018 as the highlight of her long career.
DR MONIQUE VAN DYK
General Practitioner with Special Interest (GPSI) and practices full-time in Aesthetic Medicine
Dr Monique van Dyk graduated from the University of Pretoria in 2004. She holds a Certificate in Aesthetic Medicine from the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine and is a member of the Aesthetic and Anti-aging Medicine Society of South Africa (AAMSSA).
She regularly attends advanced training courses to stay abreast of new developments and technologies to expand her skills set.
Dr Monique is passionate about enhancing her patients’ unique beauty by improving their facial proportions and softening signs of aging to achieve a more youthful, yet natural look. It gives her much joy and satisfaction to see how happy and grateful her patients feel after these procedures.
Medical weight management is also close to her heart as it not only improves patients’ appearance and self-esteem, but most importantly helps their overall health and well-being