Into a Haven of Tranquillity

at Karan Francis Health & Beauty Clinic

Established in 2006, Karan Francis is an elite “Derm circle gold” skin care clinic offering retail products & treatments where skin health is our ultimate goal.

We use only the finest ingredients available to ensure the health of your skin, nails and lashes are maintained and enhanced both whilst in our care and in your home.

Our team of experienced professional skin care therapists, nail technicians and lash artists are on hand to deliver cutting edge therapies using the latest products and treatment innovations our industry has to offer.

Awarded for our commitment to excellence and outstanding customer service, experience professional, personalised skin and body care, where your needs will always come first.

Kara-Lyn Macaulay



The Team

Kara-Lyn Macaulay – Proprietor of Karan Francis Health & Beauty Clinic, Est. 2006, began her career in the beauty industry in 1997. A Business & Marketing Graduate, Kara-Lyn is a CIDESCO trained therapist, qualifying from the prestigious Roberta Meechan college. As a Skincare expert, passion for the industry and a desire to offer award-winning treatments has enabled her to win the esteemed accolade of

“UK Beauty Therapist of The Year 2010 & 2012”

Her commitment to the pursuit of excellence and maintaining professional standards for the Dermalogica brand has gained her Dermalogica Brand Ambassador status in 2019, representing the number 1 choice for skincare professionals worldwide.

A consummate professional, Kara-Lyn and her team strive to deliver exceptional standards of customer service, following the industries professional code of ethics at all times. Compassionate and uncomplacent, Kara-Lyn believes in & instils in her associates the mantra of karma ‘Do unto others as you would have done unto yourself’, encouraging inner peace and ultimate wellbeing with each and every treatment.

Jillian Irwin qualified as a beauty therapist in 2012.  After working at sea for several years she joined the Karan Francis team in 2015.

An expert Dermalogica Skin care therapist, Jillian specialises in facials and holistic treatments and is passionate about delivering a personalised service to each and every cllient.

“I love the social side of beauty, getting to meet new & old clients each day and having a chat as I work, my clients always leave feeling amazing, inside & out “

Arlene Johnston joined the Karan Francis team in 2015 having trained as a Beauty Therapist in 2007.

A real perfectionist in everything that she does, Arlene loves carrying out all beauty treatments, from  relaxing Facials to waxing, lash enhancements and nails.

Arlene prides herself  in delivering excellence in every aspect of her work  “I love my job, making people look and feel good is the best reason to come to work every day.”

Iren McKeown qualified as a Beauty Therapist in 1993 and joined our team in 2007 bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience to the clinic from salons & spas both in the UK and abroad.

Iren posesses healing hands & a therapeutic touch that comes only with experience and specialises in massage and alternative therapies such as :-

Aromatherapy, Hopi Ear candles,  Indian Head Massage, Advanced Massage & Hot Stone Massage.