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About Advance Beauty Academy

Our Story

Step into Advance Beauty Academy, a dedicated haven committed to enriching your learning experience and ensuring unparalleled support for every student.

Founded by passionate therapists with a combined 30 years of industry expertise, our OFQUAL qualified tutors are not just educators; they are mentors driven by a profound passion for helping students learn and become success stories in their own right.

Meet Jade Ashby, our company owner, who ignited her industry journey at 17.  With a legacy of owning a thriving high street salon and two spas, she embodies our commitment to fostering success.

Our team extends to Ruby Moulding, our accomplished General Manager and Company Secretary, boasting 10 years of industry experience. Ruby's fervent dedication is not only a testament to her expertise but also her genuine passion for helping students evolve into their own success stories.

Embark on your transformative journey today, taking the first stride towards realising your dreams with our unwavering knowledge, support, and a team passionate about shaping your success story.


Our Promise

"We aim to provide our students with exceptional training and knowledge to further their careers and we pride ourselves on making sure our students leave feeling confident. We promise all our students ongoing support after our training and our students receive future discounts on additional courses."


Meet Our Team

Jade Ashby

Company Director

 Beauty & Aesthetics Educator

Introducing Jade Ashby, the Founder & Owner of our beauty academy with 18 years of expertise. Jade is trained in NVQ Level 2 & 3 Beauty, SPMU, Laser Hair Removal, Massage Diplomas, Facial Expertise, Aesthetics, Waxing, and IPL Treatments.


Her passion and extensive knowledge shape our academy’s commitment to excellence.

Jade holds OFQUAL level 3 teaching and assessing,  working towards her OFQUAL Level 5 and IQA.

Jade  founded Advance Beauty Academy with the goal of helping others achieve their dreams.

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Suzanne Eshelby

Company Assessor

Aesthetics Educator

Introducing Suzanne Elshelby, our companies Assessor & IQA, an accomplished Aesthetics practitioner in advanced training, brings over 20years of expertise within the industry.

Suzanne holds an outstanding amount of treatment and industry knowledge within beauty and aesthetics.

Suzanne holds OFQUAL Level 3 & 5 teaching and assessing, working towards her level 7.

Her wealth of knowledge in beauty, wellness and aesthetics ensures high-quality training for our students.

Suzanne specialises in Advance Aesthetics Workshops, Master Classes and Confidence Days.

Ruby Moulding

Company Manager & Secretary

Beauty Educator

Introducing Ruby Moulding, our accomplished General Manager & Company Secretary, bringing 10 years of expertise in the beauty industry.

Ruby holds NVQ Level 2 & 3 & 4 certifications and excels in Laser Hair Removal, IPL, Eyelash Extensions, Dermaplaning, Waxing, and various massage techniques. Business marketing and management.

Ruby holds OFQUAL level 3 teaching and assessing, working towards level 5 and IQA.

Her wealth of experience enhances the excellence of our beauty academy.

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Charlotte McKnight

Company IQA

Beauty & Aesthetics Educator

Introducing Charlotte McKnight, our Company IQA.  Charlotte is a highly experienced Therapist/Practioner with 27 years of experience in the industry.


With her previous experience as a college Beauty Tutor, Charlotte brings a wealth of knowledge to our team at IQA. We are excited to have her on board and look forward to the expertise she will bring to our learners.

Charlotte is a true expert in all things skin, including RF Microneedling, Laser, and aesthetics treatments.


Her extensive knowledge of Anatomy and Physiology is a valuable asset in supporting new beginners within the beauty industry.


Charlotte holds CERT ED PGCE Level 5 Teaching Degree (currently working towards her Ofqual Level 7 teaching), Assessor and IQA qualified. We are proud to have her as part of our team.

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