Nikki Taylor

Nikki Taylor
Nikki Taylor portrait by Martin Juhasz

I worked in the world of corporate beauty for over 25 years with some of the largest luxury brands in fragrance, skincare, haircare and makeup.

I held senior training, coaching and education management roles within the Estée Lauder Corporation and Space NK.

Now as an independent beauty expert I work with beauty brands, retailers and distributors. For examples of my work see Clients and contact me at to discuss a potential project.

What my clients say about me:

“You can always count on Nikki Taylor to develop and deliver a concise, structured, interactive and high quality Education/Training programme for a luxury brand. Be it skincare, colour cosmetics or even haircare, Nikki continues to demonstrate an exceptional level of skill and competence, both of which have been valuable assets to the development and market success of the MMCL brand portfolio. Nikki is also an absolute joy to work with! I have no hesitation in highly recommending Nikki as a valuable asset to any luxury beauty brand or company.” Mark McDonald, Managing Director, MMCL

“Every feature she writes for us offers new insights and knowledge that proves to be invaluable for our readers. She is an absolute pleasure to work with and I always look forward to reading her articles.” Laura Husband, Editor, Pure Beauty

“Working with Nikki on the QVC Beauty Bash was an incredible experience. It was breathtaking how many QVC customers and presenters she has amazing relationships with. We had a great time at the QVC Beauty Bash and I know Nikki was a key driver of our success and experience.” Nicola Kilner, CO-CEO, Deciem

“Nikki’s knowledge of the beauty industry & her insight into customer mentality is beyond compare.” Frankie Williams, Marketing & Branding Co-ordinator, Josh Wood Colour

“Nikki has introduced us to some key beauty influencers that has resulted in great PR coverage. Her excellent skills have helped us during 2 major beauty events: IMATS and The Clothes Show.” Damian Krzyzanowski, Founder, Nanshy

“Her biggest asset, in my opinion, is that she has incredible insight…she understands the business…She has brought us a new perspective” Louise Marchesin, Head of Marketing, Skinade

“Nikki truly understands the art of retailing. Her training sessions are motivating and engaging whilst empowering the team with the confidence and knowledge to succeed.” Deborah Gayle, Managing Director, The Refinery

“She is, at all times, a consummate professional. Her approach to business consulting is truly second to none. Her knowledge of the industry is exemplary. I would not hesitate to recommend her services to any business out there that is looking to grow its core skills and/or standing in the health, beauty and wellness industry.” Graham Clarke, Director, The Giving Brand Company