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.

Mayah Clinic team member Marketa

Marketa Liprtova

Marketa is a qualified beauty and massage therapist with over 10 years of experience in the industry.
Marketa is fully trained with RATIONALE treatments and skin care, as she worked as a senior therapist at one of their flagship store’s for the past 3 years learning about skin science, education staff and offering beauty treatments.
Marketa loves to perform treatments that are results driven, achieving her clients skin care goals, she also loves to indulge her clients with treatments that bring relaxation.
Marketa is trained and up to date in advanced training in all treatments including RationaleLED light treatments, Trusclupt iD, Cold laser, Visea skin analysis, Dermapen and Jane Iredale. As well as Beauty treatments including brow shaping, tinting, waxing and full body relaxation massage.





Mayah Clinic team member Mel

Mel Metzner

Mel is our clinic receptionist. She completed her Diploma of Beauty Therapy in 2015 and since then has also completed a Certificate 3 in Medical Administration.

She has trained in RATIONALE skin care products and Jane Iredale Makeup.

Mel is passionate about customer service and assisting our clients in every way she can.


Sophie Cougle

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.