Claire has been in the beauty industry since 2006, starting out with a keen interest in the nail sector, she soon fell in love with the beauty industry as a whole and later introduced other treatments such as Permanent Makeup, Skincare, Eyelashes and Eyebrow treatments. 


Being a busy mother, and business woman alongside her passion for Horses she quickly found her calling within the PMU sector. Not only did she love that she could save time with her own makeup regime in the mornings but also, come wind rain or shine with the horses she didn’t have to worry! 


Claire has been able to train and continue to work alongside one of the best and well respected Award Winning artists in the Permanent Makeup industry, Layla Hinchen. She works from two Clinics in essex, The Quaye Clinic which she shares along with her Husband Will, owner of Scalp Nation specializing in scalp micropigmentation and also works with Layla in the Layla Hinchen Clinic.


Claire’s passion for the beauty industry continues to grow, she teaches full accredited courses and provides 1-2-1 mentoring which she loves. Claire assists teaching on every Permanent Makeup course at Layla’s and is a qualified Assessor for Award in Education for VTCT Level 4 Permanent Makeup Qualification.

Will Is the lead SMP practitioner here at the Quaye Clinic.

Wills journey into SMP began by researching and choosing some of the best training centres the industry has to offer. Brandwood clinic was his first step into his initial training, which was conducted by world leaders of SMP, Simon Lane and Paul Clarke. Will went on to complete his training to the highest level of Distinction in SMP. Eager to continue his personal development as a specialist in this field, Will has gone on to advanced further training with a Multi award winning technician and master Barber, Marc Allen of Creative Scalps. Will thrives on continually absorbing knowledge, remaining up to date with the latest and innovative additional training to continue and advance his skills in Scalp Micropigmentation.

He is currently nominated for a list of prestigious awards in the industry:

Rising Star in Scalp Micropigmentation Award 2020
Best Scalp Tech in the UK
Best Newcomer under 2 years
British hair & Beauty Awards

Will prides himself on offering his clients the very best care and results by tailoring each treatment based on the individual making it totally bespoke to them.

Next Steps for 2021 you’ll find Will teamed up with Marc Allen as they work towards raising the standards of Education to the forefront with their very own Course; Level 4 Scalp Micropigmentation -Machine Method for Scalp. Watch this space!


Will is currently undertaking further training to develop his knowledge and help more clients by studying for his Trichology Qualification!

Why choose

The Quaye Clinic?

You can be sure, here at the Quaye clinic we are working to the highest standards set out within the industry. We strive for excellence and always ensure to do our very best for all our clients.