Qualified Staff

Jules is our resident therapist and is qualified in the use of our high technology medical machines for the use of Microdermabrasion, IPL Hair Reduction treatments and thread vein removal. Our team of specialists also include Osteopath Jo Manton, Clinical Hypnotherapist John Greenaway who specializes in Anxiety issues, weight loss, plus much more.

Botox and Dermal Fillers

RGN Nurse Jacqui Taylor conduct the treatments of Botox and Dermal Fillers. The clinic has fast become the place to visit for these treatments due to the ongoing advanced training both Jacqui and Heather partake in, along with the expert staff holding our client’s hand along the way. We are pleased to introduce Fine thread contour therapy.

Our clients value the privacy of the clinic which is based on the outskirts of the picturesque village of Bishopsteignton, near Exeter in Devon.

The clinic nestles amongst the undulating hills affording spectacular views towards the Teign estuary with the famous Haytor Rock in the distance. Due to the private and tranquil surroundings of the clinic, our clients feel comfortable visiting and indeed like to spend time sat out in the shade enjoying the view after their treatment and before their journey home.

julie-mackayJulie Mackay

Julie established the Beresford Clinic in 2003. Originally the clinic started with a detox programme for weight loss, but has extended it’s range of treatments to include aesthetics and IPL treatments. Julie is fully trained and qualified in the use of the Pulsar IPL machine, microdermabrasion and peels.


jules-chapman2Jules Chapman


Jules background is finance based, she worked in banking for 29 years, this being her introduction to the Private Healthcare Sector.

Jules is the manager of the Clinic, holding qualifications which allow her to advise on skincare, a role which is valuable in the Clinic and also over the telephone.

Jules liaises with Patients, Consultants, Doctors and Practitioners she also carries out IPL Hair removal, Microdermabrasion and Chemical Peel treatments.

jamesDr James Gunning


Dr Gunning is an enthusiastic local GP with Postgraduate Diploma in Dermatology. He is trained in advanced Botox and Dermal Filler procedures.

In 2005 he graduated from Nottingham University Medical School & is a member of the Royal College of General Practitioners & the Primary Care Dermatology Society. He also works with New Devon CCG & at Exeter University Medical School as an Academic Tutor.

He has experience in the diagnosis and surgical removal of skin cancers and offers surgical removal of benign skin lesions, cysts and skin tags. Dr Gunning is a committed and conscientious doctor with strong family values and bags of energy!

Jjacqui-tayloracqui Taylor


Jacqui is a qualified registered nurse. She trained at Guy’s Hospital in London in the year 2000. She is an Aesthetic Practitioner who performs dermal fillers, wrinkle relaxing injections, Chemical Peels, micro-needling, and Fine Thread Contour Therapy. Jackie is married to a GP with specific interest in dermatology.

sharon-stanleySharon Stanley


Having trained and qualified in Plymouth Sharon has spent the last 12 years working in general practice. Since undertaking a Masters degree in Advanced Healthcare Practice 7 years ago, Sharon worked as a Nurse Practitioner (NP) at an inner city practice. She is also a NP with Devon Doctors out of hours service. In addition she in an honorary lecturer with the University of Plymouth. As an advanced aesthetic nurse practitioner this predominantly involves treating patients with wrinkle relaxing injections (Botox) & Dermal Fillers.

Sharon is also a qualified Microsclerotherapist. Microsclerothtrapy is a technique of injecting Thread or Spider Veins with a substance through a very small needle. Using a vein finder, and a chemical called a “sclerosant” is injected into the veins- this causes inflammation in the vein wall and if the vein is small enough, the inflammation will destroy the vein over several weeks, making it much less noticeable, or even invisible.

Within this specialist field of medicine, Sharon is also a trainer for Medics Direct Ltd, a leading training provider in the UK for doctors, dentists & nurses.

josephine-mantonJosephine Manton


Josephine is a fully qualified Osteopath and Pediatric Osteopath with over 18 years experience. Using a variety of structural and cranial techniques Josephine treats patients of all ages, including babies and children for a range of conditions including Pediatric illnesses, sports injuries and common joint and back pain.

Josephine has extensive experience of using osteopathic treatment to facilitate orthopedic orthodontic treatment.

sharon-stanleyJohn Greenaway


Clinical Hypnotherapist and Psychotherapist: John uses a variety of treatment methods, including counselling, hypnosis and cognitive behavioural therapy to help clients re-establish control over their lives and feel better about themselves. The code of conduct he works with ensures total client confidentiality.

John holds full Membership with the British Society of Clinical Hypnosis and has full professional liability co.

marlene-hochstrasserMarlene Hochstrasser


Registered Nurse * Allergist * Nutritional Support. Marlene is a Registered Nurse with a Diploma in allergy from the University of Greenwich only accessible to healthcare professionals. As a member of Allergy Test UK Ltd. Marlene has the backing of a national team of testers who regularly meet for continuous professional development.

In just one hour you can be tested for over 150 food, drink and environmental substances. You will leave knowing exactly what you are sensitive to and how you can work in harmony with your body. The system is non invasive, quick, and most importantly-painless. Your test will produce immediate results and also includes a free vitamin and mineral deficiency check.

ashleigh-beeversAshleigh Beevers


My name is Ashleigh Beevers and I am a fully qualified permanent makeup technician in Devon. I have been in the hair and beauty industry for over 7 years and am very lucky to be in a job I truly love and look forward to each and every day.

During my exploration in this industry, I’ve entered lots of different areas, where makeup is key and the main thing I’ve taken from all of it is the way it can make you feel. Discovering this and enjoying giving different looks to my clients the forever ambitious side to me has always thrived to do moew. That’s when I went into exploring what permanent life changing results, I could give my clients and fell in love with the art of permanent makeup,

From the moment I trained I knew this was me, a perfect match between the academic me and the creative me, combining science and technical ability with my artistic flare. I always have been and always will be a perfectionist in everything I do and I take great pride in my work, making it perfect and individually designed to you.

Each and every client that I meet, one of the things I love is building that trust and comfortability between us so that they feel completely at ease and excited for me to give them results they will love. I work with all age ranges and am an incredibly results drive-person and being able to combine my passion with your expectations and create beautiful permanent makeup is something I’m extremely grateful for.

To read more about my treatments click here.

marlenaMarlena Gaworska


Marlena is a well presented, articulate and capable beauty therapist with level 2 and 3 Diploma in beauty therapy and proven ability to provide the necessary customer service and care required to ensure overall client satisfaction. Ability to carry out variety of treatments with confidence and competence on customers to help them look and feel the best they can.

An excellent communicator who can relate well with people at all levels and is able to work well as part of a team or individually. Comfortable working in a fast paced, hands – on work environment and considers no job too big or too small. Marlena also has a diploma in indian head massage and warm bamboo massage.

Michaela Black

NVQ Level 1 & 2 Beauty

Michaela is a well presented and capable beauty therapist. She has been training since 2014 and over this time has learnt how to complete a variety of beauty treatments from waxing to facials, but has found that her passion is nails and she enjoys giving manicures and pedicures. She is currently studying NVQ level 3 Body Massage at South Devon College. Michaela is a great team member, very personable, and always has the customer’s best interest at heart. Since starting at Beresford Clinic Michaela has excelled and is receiving on-going training from our specialists in non-invasive surgical treatments, which are not available in her academic training, which boosts her portfolio and improves her cliental. All Michaela’s patients have left our clinic feeling wonderful, due to her friendly, sociable nature and have found themselves requesting Michaela for further treatments.