Our Story at Gilded Dreams

About Us

Our Story

Pampering you can afford!

I, Jennifer (owner) moved to Carnforth almost 10 years ago from Canada to be closer to my husband, David’s family. I first began working in Manchester but quickly learned that commuting was next to impossible especially with a family. Wanting to stay close to home to raise our children, I went into business for myself in the nail and beauty industry. Having been to many of the local nail and beauty salons in the Lancashire area I found that there were only two options; those spas offering luxury treatments at a high premium price or those small nail bar type places, although more affordable, lacked any frills or sense of pampering.

Our aim at Gilded Dreams is to fill the gap and provide those luxury and everyday services that both women and men deserve to have at an affordable price all within a beautiful setting where they can come to relax and truly feel pampered. We have been very mindful to ensure that our space is luxurious, comfortable and relaxing. A wonderful bespoke get away from your busy hectic lives.

Providing treatments since the beginning, you will find friends Jennifer and Tracey who are passionate about their work and who will always go out of their way to ensure you enjoy your experience to the fullest. Michelle and Amanda joined our team more recently however both bring many many years of experience and passion with them. We are all professionally trained in a multitude of beauty treatments and a wealth of experience in providing the highest standard of client care. You will not be disappointed. We have also carefully selected the best products such as Gelish, OPI, CND Shellac, Vinylux, Waxperts, Crystal Clear Skincare, Nouveau Lashes, Beautiful Brows, Morrocan Tan, and SunQuest. These products are known for their outstanding quality and will provide consistent results which you deserve.

Who We Are

Get To Know Our Wonderful Team

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Jennifer

I moved to Carnforth almost 10 years ago from Canada to be closer to my husband, David’s family. With this move came a lot of change which lead me into an entirely new career path within the beauty industry. The beauty industry afforded me the opportunity to raise my family and still stay connected to people. Over the years I have been professionally trained to provide all types of hand, feet and nail treatments, lash enhancements and lift, facials as well as full body waxing and tanning. I love the variety and am always looking for another challenging opportunity to add to my skill set. Ultimately, it is spending quality time with people, providing treatments and making them feel better that drives me and brings me great pleasure.

My aim at Gilded Dreams is to fill the gap and provide those luxury and everyday services that both women and men deserve to have at an affordable price all within a beautiful setting where they can come to relax and truly feel pampered.

Seeing people relaxing and enjoying their pamper in a space that I have created is the cherry on top!

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Tracey

Having lived in Carnforth since I was just six year old, many of you know me well. Very much a family girl I am blessed that my perfect career works well with my big family. I went back to college to study as a Nail Technician in 2016 as a mature student after finding by accident that I had a natural talent. I absolutely love doing nail makeovers and have the ability to create bespoke nail art like no other.

Over the years, I have continually added other treatments to my portfolio such as full body waxing, tanning, facials, lash lifts and brow lamination. More recently, I even returned to college and trained as a Level 3 Massage Therapist. I really love learning how to provide therapies to the whole body. Now I am ready to treat you from head to toe to finger tip! 

Not only do I enjoy giving beautiful treatments; I thoroughly enjoy spending time with people and it won’t take you long to know that I love to chat!

Look forward to getting to know you. Tracey x

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Amanda

Amanda is a truly seasoned Massage & Beauty Therapist with over 20 years of experience! Amanda is fully qualified in pretty much everything…..Massage (Swedish, Hot Stones, Lava Shell, Aromatherapy, Indian Head & Pregnancy), Facials, Manicure, Pedicures, Lash Enhancements or Lifts, Full Body Waxing, and Spray Tans. Her passion lies in providing skincare advice and treatment although our clients already claim that she has magic hands for massage.

Look forward to getting to know you. x

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Michelle

Michelle is a fully qualified Massage and Beauty Therapist with over 9 years of experience! Michelle is accustom to providing spa treatments thus is always adding those extra touches to ensure you feel that bit more relaxed and enjoy all aspects of your treatment. Michelle has many talents and provides loads of treatments including Massage, Facials, Manicures, Pedicures, Waxing, Lash Lifts, Spray tans and more!

Lovely friendly staff and such a relaxing atmosphere

Pampering you can afford!

Our aim at Gilded Dreams is to fill the gap and provide those luxury and everyday services that both women and men deserve to have at an affordable price all within a beautiful setting where they can come to relax and truly feel pampered.We have been very mindful to ensure that our space is luxurious, comfortable and relaxing. A wonderful bespoke get away from your busy hectic lives.

Testimonials

Our Guests love us!

Such a lovely environment with such friendly people. Tracey did an incredible job of my nails and was able to fit me in last minute. Very happy :)x
Hannah Lawrence
Hannah Lawrence
18:09 10 May 22
lovely experience, amazing people, would definitely recommend Xx
Abi Ellis
Abi Ellis
15:50 23 Feb 22
Had the most amazing relaxing couple of hours today. Had luxury pedicure and then reflexology with Amanda.. left feeling like I was walking on air and my feet look amazing. Just what I needed for the start of the year..xx
Sarah Ann McDonald
Sarah Ann McDonald
19:02 05 Jan 22
Just want to say a massive thank you to the team and they are all so lovely and kind they really are amazing and I am in love with my nails so thank you so much 😊
Dionne Harrison
Dionne Harrison
23:06 26 Nov 21
My first time getting my nails done today and what a fun time! Everyone was friendly and welcoming and just look at how cute that little pumpkin is! Can’t wait to show them off to everyone, really happy with the results! Thank you! 😁
Frances Humphries
Frances Humphries
17:22 28 Oct 21
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