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our therapists

Penny Shingler

Penny is a co-founder of Edge Therapy Rooms and has been a Beauty Therapist for 26 years. Throughout those years has gained a lot of experience working in Salons, Spa’s and aboard Cruise ships. She opened The Edge Health and Beauty Centre in 2005 and during this time has continued to train in advanced treatments.

Penny offers:

          • Laser Hair Removal
          • Advanced Electrolysis for Melia, Skin Tags, Thread Veins, Blood Spots, Spider Naevus
          • Electrolysis Hair Removal
          • Waxing (including intimate waxing)
          • Chemical Peels
          • Facials
          • Massage
          • Microblading
          • Coaching

Deb Maers

Deb is one of the co-founders of Edge Therapy Rooms and has been in the industry for over 10 years.

She is Laser Hair Removal Technician at The Edge Health and Beauty Centre, working from The Therapy rooms.

Please visit The Edge Health and Beauty Centres website for more information or to make a booking. 

Karen Bowyer

Karen is a level 3 beauty therapist, who joined The Edge Health and Beauty Centre in 2015. 

She is currently offering Laser Hair Removal at Edge Therapy Rooms. 

Please visit The Edge Health and Beauty Centres website for more information or to make a booking.

Sarah Rouse

Sarah is a qualified level 4 Holistic Massage Therapist and Reiki Practitioner. She also offers a mix of Coaching & Bodywork from our Dursley Clinic.

Her holistic approach encompasses the mind, body and soul, allowing her to customise massages to meet the unique needs of each individual.

Sarah enjoys guiding individuals on a journey of physical and emotional transformation, witnessing them evolve into the best version of themselves.

Debbie Gaby

Debbie is a qualified psychotherapist who specializes in child and family mental health. She has been working as a UKCP registered Systemic Family Psychotherapist for almost 20 years and set up her private practice in 2019 following her work in the NHS within CAMHS.

Debbie offers individual, couple and family therapy to all demographics. Systemic Family Therapy is a creative Psychotherapy encompassing all ages from childhood to older age. Every family and every person are unique in their way of managing and therefore requires unique therapeutic support.

For more info you can contact Debbie directly by email: debbie.families@outlook.com


  • Leah at Glowing by Leah offers expert medical and cosmetic treatments. As a qualified registered nurse with advanced qualifications in cosmetic aesthetics and a registered nurse prescriber, Leah founded her business in June 2018. With a passion for cosmetic treatments and aesthetics, Leah uses only the best products and techniques to help you achieve your desired results.

In addition to her medical cosmetic and aesthetic treatments, she also offers training courses for those looking to enter the industry or expand their skills.  Leah understands that each client’s needs and goals are unique, which is why she offers an in-depth consultation to ensure she understands your individual requirements. During the consultation, Leah takes the time to answer any questions you may have and never rushes the process. You can feel assured that you are in safe, expert hands.

Leah offers:

          • Dermal fillers
          • Anti-wrinkle injections
          • Teeth grinding migraine relief
          • Underarm Sweating treatment
          • Microneedling
          • Chemical Peels
          • Lymphatic Drainage
          • Fat Dissolving
          • Weight Loss Management
          • Semi Permanent Makeup


With over 17 years of experience in the hairdressing industry, I have owned and operated an award-winning salon for over 9 years. Throughout my career, I have earned multiple awards for my skills. I have also achieved the Assessors Award, further enhancing my professional qualifications.

Alongside my success, I am passionate about nurturing future talent and have trained apprentices who have become accomplished hair stylists. 

My dedication to assisting individuals with their hair concerns led me to study Trichology with the International Association of Trichologists, including clinic training on Harley Street in London. This experience has enriched my knowledge, allowing me to address a wide range of hair issues. I have established collaborative partnerships with a highly skilled UK based hair transplant surgeon and other leading UK trichologists in order to provide you with the most comprehensive and expert advice available.

My goal is to make your journey to healthy hair and scalp as seamless as possible

nick wood


Nick is a qualified Counsellor and psychotherapist with over twenty years worth of clinical experience, who is able to provide Talking Therapies for a wide range of issues to adults and young people.
Nick specialises in working with Neuro diversity issues such as autism and ADHD, and also has specialist knowledge within his practice of work place issues such as stress and bullying and harassment and is co-author of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy’s Workplace counselling competencies.
Nick can offer both short term and long term counselling interventions and is available for both day time and evening appointments.
For more information and a FREE initial consultation contact Nick directly at nick.workplace@yahoo.com




Kate started ByKateVictoria in 2022 after having experience in the Hair And Beauty Industry for 5 years.  She is a fully qualified Eyelash & Brow Technician working from her home lash room alongside The Edge Therapy Rooms.
Kate offers a range of treatments including:

Lash Extensions
Lash Lifts
Brow Lamination
Waxing Treatments

For further information, please email Kate on bykatevictoria@yahoo.com or follow the link to browse and book all services.