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Jody @ Dream Beauty

With many years in the beauty industry, Jody was the original owner of Star beauty salon (with Alex, pictured) for many years. 

She has travelled internationally to broadcast the Lash Wars conference  and has an extensive youtube following in which she posts beauty tutorials and ASMR videos. 

Jody specialises in lash lifts, extension application and is the exclusive user of Pharo sugaring wax in wellington. 

She has created a relaxing, calming space within our salon for clients who prefer their treatments to be a retreat from the outside world, and a time they can switch off. 

One of ten affiliates in the entirety of New Zealand, endorsed by Elisia Webb, owner of one of the first Eyelash Extension Salons in New Zealand


Entering the beauty industry at 16, 

Claire has been running Designer Lashes for over a decade. 

Spending all of her time perfecting the art of eyelash extensions, she exclusively works in this area. 

She also runs the Designer Lashes store, sourcing the best lash extensions internationally and selling to lash artists throughout New Zealand and beyond. 

One of ten affiliates in the entirety of New Zealand, endorsed by Elisia Webb, owner of one of the first Eyelash Extension Salons in New Zealand

Claire is currently focusing on the training school and distribution side of the business and is not taking any clients. 

claire @ designer lashes
jane @ cosmetique

Boasting over 20 years in the beauty industry, Jane is an absolute expert in her field.

Having worked alongside a plastic surgeon, Jane has the extensive knowledge in everything skin, and will customise a plan to reveal your best skin yet.

She works only with top tier products including the Aspect Dr range, and is constantly upskilling to ensure she has the most up to date knowledge in the field.  

She is an utmost professional who will listen to your concerns and implement the best treatment routine and products ideally suited to your skin, to ensure you leave the salon feeling satisfied, refreshed, and looking absolutely radiant.

Nick @ Mav

Jena is an internationally trained acupuncturist that is deeply passionate about assisting individuals with a diverse range of concerns, encompassing stress management, emotional well-being, musculoskeletal injuries and pain management, pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum care, digestive and respiratory issues, fatigue, sleep difficulties, as well as women's health and menstrual-related challenges. 


Jena approaches each individual with personalized care, tailoring treatment plans to their specific needs. By addressing all aspects of well-being, she aims for clients to experience not only physical improvements but also mental and emotional well-being after leaving the treatment room. 

Nay @ Nj

Based in the capital of New Zealand, Wellington local Make-up Artist Ngapuna Julian is behind the art of NJ Makeup Artistry. With over 7+ years of experience, Ngapuna is booked for weddings and events nationwide for her expertise in makeup artistry.

She also offers 4+ years of spray tanning experience to the local Wellingtonian community, stop in for a bronzing session any time using her online booking system.

Her mission is to help women everywhere build confidence, grow their self-esteem and help them realise their full potential.

Check out her portfolio via her website or instagram to see her incredible work. 

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Having worked at prominent nail salons in both Wellington and Petone, Bridget has decided to branch out and work independently in the 23 Gear Team. 

With her own unique space, Bridget can now offer one on one services in a private room, where you can have private conversations, and have her full focus on you.  

Bridget is able to offer a range of services, from hard gel nails, SNS dipping, Gel polish, Biab, full manicures and pedicures. 

We can also offer certain services simultaneously to  your usual nail services - so if you fancy getting your lashes or brows done during your appointment we can absolutely do both services - the ultimate time saver!

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