Meet the Team

Melissa Gladding

FaceTime Director/Senior Skin Therapist

Melissa is an advanced skin dermal therapist/Senior Laser Technician with almost 10 years of experience in the beauty and cosmetic industry. She is regarded as one of the leading skin therapists in Auckland and prides herself in maintaining strong client relationships by consistently offering results driven treatments, educating her clients on how maximise their treatment results at home as well, and assisting them with ways to improve their general health and wellbeing.

Melissa believes that education is the key to achieving optimal skin health.

“It’s important to manage stress levels, follow a healthy and balanced diet, stay hydrated and well rested and protect your skin from sun damage and harsh environmental conditions. Beautiful skin, comes from within”.

  • Senior Skin therapist
  • Laser therapist
  • Personalised Skin Care Consultant
  • Trained in chemical peels
  • Advanced skin knowledge 

Michael Gladding 

Business Manager 

Michael joined the FaceTime team in 2016.  Prior to this he worked for Barfoot and Thompson in the Real estate market, providing services, sales and advice to many of Auckland's leading investors, delivering excellent results.

Michael's background in Customer service, Management and advertising has placed him perfectly to lead the dedicated team of professionals who work at FaceTime creating exceptional treatment results.  With the team vision of creating the ultimate client journey, Michael is always available and interested in our client’s feedback.

Mellissa Taitimu-Moore

FaceTime Manager, Mairangi Bay

Being the manager of the FaceTime Mairangi Bay you will often see Mellissa preforming the art of multi-tasking, both behind the front desk and also in treatment rooms. She is a leader within the beauty and aesthetic fields and is renowned for her skills both in Auckland and abroad. She has been working as a beauty, skin and laser therapist for over 9 years. Her warm personality will make you feel welcome and relaxed while knowing you are in expert hands.

Mellissa is expertly trained in Laser Therapy treatments including Lumenis M22 IPL and Laser Hair Removal. She is also trained in Dr Ben Johnson's Osmosis. Along with all skin treatments by Medik8 and Thalgo. 

  • Senior Skin therapist
  • Laser therapist
  • Personalised Skin Care Consultant
  • Trained in chemical peels
  • Advanced skin knowledge 

Sarah Mathieson

Senior Skin Therapist

Sarah joins FaceTime with over 8 years’ experience. Sarah performs a wide range of beauty treatments including anti-aging. Her recent work in New York as a beauty therapist has opened Sarah’s eyes to an array of treatments which make her the ‘go-to’ for tailored specific procedures.

Sarah is passionate about her work and throughout her career has proven her dedication to achieving amazing results for her clients through her analysis of the root cause, identifying a skin care approach that best suits the client and a tailored plan with the most effective treatments.

As well as preforming facial and body treatments, Sarah is a certified Feather Touch artist through Phi Brows NZ. (Watch this space!!!)

  • Senior Skin therapist
  • Certified Phi Brows Artist
  • Personalised Skin Care Consultant
  • Trained in chemical peels
  • Advanced skin knowledge

Tirsa Botha

Skin Therapist

The fresh face of FaceTime. Tirsa joins the team from the world renown Elite International School of Beauty and Spa Therapies. Being recommended to FaceTime by their leading tutors, Tirsa is clearly an up and coming therapist to watch out for.

Tirsa prides herself in maintaining strong client relationships by consistently offering results driven treatments. Dedicated to her clients, Tirsa will guide and allow them to understand the cause of their skin concerns and design a realistic treatment plan for maximum results.

  • Skin therapist
  • Personalised Skin Care Consultant
  • Massage therapist