Lash Vision Academy was founded by Kimberley Haworth, who has had the pleasure of being a master trainer helping hundreds of students begin and master their lash journey. Lash Vision Academy is an dedicated to impeccable delivery of knowledge, safety and precision in application of eyelash treatments. Since establishing the academy, Lash Vision has grown further with the demand for online and integrated training. 2018 seen the creation of Association of Registered Lash Artists bringing a wave of change and development to the Lash Industry.
Founder & CEO
Kimberley Haworth began lashing in 2009 she has dedicated her career to protecting the client and therapist spending much of her time researching ways to elevate the eyelash industry. Intern becoming a multi award winning artist/trainer, published artist and judge of international online/live competitions.
In 2016 Kimberley turned her unwavering passion into an internationally recognised conference Lash Vision, soon after being named 2nd most inspirational conference globally in 2017. Kimberley has hosted Six Lash Vision Conferences in Australia, New Zealand and South Korea reaching over 1000 attendees, spreading the message of a united, inspired and educated industry to all corners of the globe.
Graphic Designer, Website Manager & Administrator
Anne came on board with Lash Vision in 2016 where she set up the website and ticket sales for Lash Vision Conferences.
From here, Anne’s job expanded with the Lash Vision Academy website, social media, graphic design, LMS (online student portal) and administration.
Here’s a few fun facts about Anne:
- Married with 2 Kids; Hannah 9 & Jacob 7
- Anne only had her first Eyelash Extension application in 2019 – and is now hooked!!
- Anne trains and competes in Ninja Warrior courses
- Is a total computer nerd and loves it!!
Ash is an extremely talented Lash Artist who has gone a long way in such little time. She started off with us as a student and her unwavering talent led to her becoming a Lash Vision trainer.
Our girl took out 2nd in the sunshine pro-series in August 2019! We’re so proud to be training exceptional technicians and in Ash’s case an exceptional trainer.
A bit about Ash:
- Exciting News… Ash will be getting Married in 2020!
- Ash is an incredible barista – coffeeeeee…..
- Is there such a thing as too kind? In Ashleigh’s case probably!
- Ash loves chilling on the couch with a glass of wine
Katya Espinoza is known to many in the lash industry as a veteran of lashing and a pioneer of competitive lash sports in Australia. Having been ‘on the tools’ for over 6 years, there’s not much Kat doesn’t know about the practical aspect of her trade. If you ask her though, she’ll tell you there’s still so much to learn, and this is what makes the lash industry so exciting!
Katya has not only been trained by the leaders of the lash industry, but is herself a sought after lash competition judge and coach, mentor to peers and now salon owner of Pro Lash Society Brisbane
She is an internationally awarded lash artist, was part of the team that founded the SunshinePro Live Lash competition at the Brisbane Hair and Beauty Expo and a salon manager with over 6 stylist under her guidance.
Katya is also a proud member of the ARLA Leaders team of 2019, as she is passionate about all things lashes and is committed to building an industry that maintains the highest standards possible.
Mel Studied cert 4 beauty in 2013 & decided it wasn’t enough, she felt she could do more & needed to know the more technical procedures, So she went onto to study Diploma Beauty & cert 4 massage therapy in 2014 where she discovered lash extensions whilst researching for an assessment.
Whilst completing her diploma she created Glow for Beauty a tiny salon in a town of 600 people.
In 2015 she trained in Lash extensions with Ellebanna trainer Kimberly, then on moving to Echuca in 2016 began working in a busy day spa & with a local chiropractor.
Whilst working for the chiropractor he decided to expand the building to include a treatment room for her and Glow for Beauty was reinvented. Due to being a tourist town where there are lots of beauty places she decided to specialise in her passion of lash & Brow treatments as a niche.
She loves applying safe natural lashes , fixing and especially educating new clients that have had bad experiences with lash extensions. She loves creating fantasy lashes in her spare time!
2018 – ARLA Leader
2018 – Runner up ALRA classic lash artist of the year
2019 – 1st place International Lash Masters Creative Artistry