Jo Packer


Jo is one of the salons beauty therapists after having studied for 2 years at South Downs College in Lewes on an adult education course. It has fulfilled a lifelong ambition and she has gained a level 2 qualification. Jo has gone on to do further training in Gelish nails.

VTCT level 2
Nail Harmony Gelish

How long qualified?
2 years

Best beauty tip?
Your hands can show early signs of ageing so always protect them when washing up or doing tasks such as gardening. Always use a good quality hand/nail and cuticle cream when going to bed.

Favourite beauty icon?
Helen Mirren. Always elegant and shows that mature women can achieve “the look” with subtle makeup and classy hairstyles.

Why did you want to become a beauty therapist?
I have always wanted to be a beautician/makeup artist since I was 16 but had the opportunity. I am delighted that my ambition has been fulfilled. it is wonderful to now have the opportunity to work with my 3 daughters who have all chosen the same career path. Never give up on your dreams.