The Team

Dr Kathryn Holmes at The Mayah Clinic

Dr Kathryn Holmes

Cosmetic Medicine and Laser Specialist

Kathryn has practised in the Hunter for over 15 years in cosmetic medicine and laser. Graduating in medicine from Monash University in 1986, Dr Kathryn spent 15 years in general practice before training with a leading Sydney cosmetic surgeon. She keeps up to date with new products, technology and techniques by attending cosmetic medicine and laser conferences each year, and has advanced training in skin cancer medicine and dermatology through Queensland University training programs.

Dr Kathryn is a founding fellow of the Australasian College of Aesthetic Medicine, Cosmetic Physicians of Australasia and has a Diploma in Skin-Cancer Treatments. She has also completed the Advanced Injectable Facial Transformation Master Class.

Brodie May Beauty Therapist The Mayah Clinic

Brodie May

Brodie is a qualified Beauty Therapist and certified laser practitioner. She has worked in the beauty industry for the past 9 years and is trained and up to date in advanced training in all treatments including Rationale, Dermapen and Jane Iredale.

Brodie is our BBL laser therapist and loves the results this amazing technology can deliver. The treatments Brodie performs in clinic includes Broadband Light Laser, Rationale facials, Micro-Needling, LED light treatments, cold laser, Visea skin analysis, Thermismooth, Trusclupt iD and beauty treatments including lash lifts, brow shaping, tinting, waxing and threading.

With marketing and administration experience Brodie also creates our email newsletters and website updates.


Ellie Kemp

Ellie is a qualified beauty therapist and makeup artist; she has been in the industry for fifteen years. Ellie completed her diploma on the Gold Coast in 2004. From there she worked in prestigious day spas and then acquired her own salon for 3 years. During this time she developed a passion for skincare and is excited to be a part of each clients skin health journey.

She has trained specifically in RATIONALE facials, LED light treatments, cold laser, Visea skin analysis, Trusculpt id and beauty treatments including lash lifts, brow shaping, tinting, waxing and threading. Ellie also is available for Event Makeup.

Ellie enjoyed working with the mineral makeup brand Jane Iredale for the past 3.5 years which has helped grow her passion for clean makeup. This is something she is very knowledgeable with and would love to share her expertise with her clients.


Sophie Findlay

Sophie is our clinic receptionist and makeup artist.
She completed her Diploma of Makeup Artistry 4 years ago and has worked with some of the worlds leading makeup and skin care brands.

Sophie has been trained with the Jane Iredale range, she loves to help clients create the perfect look to suit their skin and daily routine.

Sophie has been working as a Salon Coordinator for the past two years, managing staff and looking after a large clientele. She is very passionate about the beauty industry and how it can impact our lives in such a positive way.