Orla began her career at 16 as a dental surgery assistant, and soon after qualified as a registered dental nurse. While she enjoyed her next 10 years of employment in a local dental practice, her true passion was in the Beauty Industry.
She initiated her training as a Beauty Therapist in 2006, and soon after in 2008 opened her own salon.
While managing her own salon, Orla continued to develop her portfolio of treatments, in both up and coming beauty trends and numerous advanced Skincare Systems and Cosmetic treatments, including Plasma Fibroblast non-surgical face / eye lift, Collagen Wave, Dermalux Light Therapy (widely known as The LED Facial), Medical Microneedling, Mesotherapy, PRP- Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy – (The “Vampire” Face lift) Dermaplane Pro Dermaplaning and Eyebrow Microblading/Embroidery tattoo. Orla had the opportunity to train with the Renowned European Institute of Permanent Makeup and Certified PhiBrow Artist Elizabeth Oakes. Orla is currently a member of the Society of Permanent Cosmetics Professionals and is a Certified Microblading Artist.
Having successfully managed her own business for 8 years , In 2015 she accepted a position as associate member to help launch a newly opened cosmetic centre in Derry. For the next 2 years she dedicated her time and expertise in establishing this new business while continuing to grow her own client base and further her training and skill set. After some time Orla decided she would like the opportunity once again to develop her own brand and drive her own business. She currently operates her clinic from her home located in the beautiful and tranquil Culmore Village.
The beautifully fitted Clinic is completely independent from the main home dwelling and every standard and expectation thoughtfully catered for. Orla enjoys the privacy and luxury that her new facility provides, where she can offer a one to one personal service to every client. Orla’s primary objective is Customer Care first and foremost, Confidentiality and discretion is observed at all times.
Orla continued to develop her portfolio of treatments in numerous advanced Skincare Systems and Cosmetic treatments, including HIFU (high intensity focused ultrasound), Medical Micro-needling, Radio Frequency + Mesotherapy Electroporation, Dermaplaning, LED Light Therapy, Eyebrow Microblading, Plasma Fibroblast and Platelet Rich Plasma (“Vampire Facelift”).