Masters Dermal Academy




Sophisticated Skin Analysis Training For
Aesthetic Professionals Throughout Australia

Building The Skin Analysis Skills That

Create Better Results For Your Client

and For Your Business…

“Dedicating yourself to ongoing education is the basis for achieving the most succesful and rewarding career in the aesthetic industry that you could ever imagine. Your job will be much more rewarding knowing you are delivering meaningful results for your clients and that your business will grow on the strength of loyal and satisfied clients…”

Gay Wardle – Director of Master Dermal Academy (formerly Advanced Aesthetics)


Gay Wardle – Director of Master Dermal Academy

Gay Wardle Beauty Therapy Trainer
With almost three decades of experience in the beauty industry, Gay Wardle is one of Australia’s most awarded salon owners and educators. Her Skinology salons have won numerous national awards for excellence and were recently named Australia’s best beauty business in the 2009 Australian Small Business Champions awards.

Gay is a leader in skin analysis training and educates therapists on how to use in-depth skin analysis to improve treatment results for clients and increase profits for their salons. Her Advanced Skin Analysis Training courses have received acclaim around Australia from the many therapists she has educated.

With experience as both a successful business owner and an educator Gay is a sought after speaker both in Australia and Internationally. She has been a guest speaker for the APAA and APAN, has presented at exhibitions such as the Sydney and Melbourne international beauty expos and has addressed numerous women’s business groups on the skills of running a successful small business. Gay is highly experienced in the use of IPL and LED light therapy in beauty and advises therapists on how to develop skin treatment programs that utilise the benefits of modern day beauty technologies. A number of Australia’s leading beauty equipment and product manufacturers regularly seek her advice for the development and delivery of their salon training and education programs.

Gay regularly travels the world to attend skin symposiums and medical conferences to ensure she is up to date with the latest treatment techniques. While others may rest on their laurels with after achieving career success Gay is determined to ensure her skills remain cutting edge and she constantly challenges herself to learn and better herself.

Industry Awards
With over a dozen industry related awards and a passion to help others grow, Gay hopes to help advance the Australian Beauty and skin care industry by sharing knowledge, experience and a passion for her chosen career. Some of the awards won by Gay’s salons include:

  • BEauty Industry Awards Logo
  • 2009 Australia’s Best Beauty Business – Australian Small Business Champions Awards;
  • 2008 Australia Salon of the year for Education;
  • 2008 Champion of Champions Business award for Queensland;
  • 2007 Danne` salon of the year for Queensland; * APAA Australian salon of year 2007 for Education;
  • APAA Australian salon of year 2005 (this was the best salon in all of Australia);
  • APAA Australian salon of the year for Marketing 2004;
  • APAA Australian salon of year for Marketing 2002; and
  • CBM Australian salon of the year 2000, 2001,2003, 2004, and 2005.


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