The founder of an Ellesmere Port beauty training academy has been shortlisted for two top national awards.

Leanne Willis at She’s Unstoppable Academy, in Little Sutton, is excited to announce she has been shortlisted in the UK Hair and Beauty Awards for 'Best Beauty Therapist' and 'Education Excellence Award'.

The awards celebrate the hair and beauty industry in style with an annual VIP red carpet event featuring celebrity guests, hosts and entertainment, and can only be attended by invitation only.

With over 23 years of experience in the beauty industry, Leanne's journey embodies perseverance, passion, and purpose. From beginnings as a young student to successfully running her own business for the past 15 years, Leanne has navigated the challenges of entrepreneurship with resilience and determination.

At the heart of She’s Unstoppable Academy lies a holistic approach to beauty and well-being. Beyond offering exceptional services, Leanne strives to create a nurturing environment where clients feel valued, supported, and empowered.

Her commitment to ongoing education, community involvement, and making a positive impact both inside and outside the salon walls sets her brand apart. Leanne's dedication to mentorship and education is evident in her numerous apprentices who have achieved remarkable success in their own ventures.

Recognising the transformative power of education, Leanne founded her own training academy to extend her passion and knowledge to aspiring beauty professionals.

As a mindset and confidence coach, Leanne is dedicated to fostering a community of empowered women in the beauty industry – individuals who uplift one another and create an unstoppable force of empowerment.

Her brand symbolises not just a business but a journey of self-discovery, resilience, and unwavering dedication to empowering students to reach their fullest potential.

In addition to her amazing work in the beauty industry, Leanne has recently launched a podcast - The She’s Unstoppable Podcast, focused on mindset, confidence, beauty, and business. This podcast serves as a platform for sharing insights, tips, and inspiration to help individuals navigate the challenges of entrepreneurship and personal growth.

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