We are Ariane and Virginia, we have worked in the industry for over 10 years and we are very passionate about our work and your looks.
A&V Beauty Room is the best kept secret in Hitchin. Located on the second floor of The Secret Garden on Sun Street, we offer a range of treatments including semi-permanent makeup, eyelash extensions and classic spa treatments like manicures, pedicures, and facials.
We also provide ABT accredited training courses suitable for aspiring beauticians and existing professionals who want to expand their skill set. The beauty industry is an evolving field and we always ensure that our courses benefit from our own continuous development.
Ariane has been passionate about beauty since childhood. As a young girl, she was very keen and proud to paint her nanny’s nails and cut her cousin’s hair.
She started her formal training in beauty in 2009 and has been continuously learning since. She is always on the look for the latest trends and techniques and eager to stay up to date with the industry. She is often attending any seminars, webminars and workshops by top artists worldwide.
Ariane is qualified as a Beauty Therapist, Make up Artist and Semi Permanent Makeup Artist. Since 2016, she has been teaching a variety of beauty courses, developing practitioners which have grown to be a name for themselves in the industry.
Ariane is also a qualified VTCT assessor and all the courses she provides are accredited by ABT.
Virginia Rodao Arcos
Hi, I’m Virginia one of the co-founders of A&V Beauty. I have been working within the beauty industry for around 15 years. I have three children and now choose flexible hours to suit my family and client needs. I am passionate about the treatments I offer so I endeavour to keep up to date with the forever improving industry; I enjoy attending training sessions to master the latest techniques and trends.
I do love my job and the best part of it is being able to make my clients feel good about themselves and boost their self confidence. Over time many of my clients have become my friends. I am a girly girl who loves chatting and spending time with people. I love my family, friends and am always up for a good laugh. ❤