Trainers & Facilities

Meet Our Trainers

Elizma Smith

Elizma’s heart was always in the beauty industry. Before establishing Elizma Image Consulting in 2008, she took part in the Mrs South Africa pageant, where she was a Top 10 Finalist and awarded the Mrs Congeniality, Mrs Body Perfect, and Mrs Fitness titles. Elizma believes that it was her successful corporate career, combined with her passion for beauty that ultimately led her to purchase the Xtreme Lashes franchise for South Africa. Elizma Smith is now not only the franchise holder of Xtreme Lashes SA, but is also an Advanced Volumation Trainer.

Tanita Spinola

Tanita has a deep passion for Beauty & Wellness – She is internationally certified in aesthetics and permanent make-up. She prides herself in offering her clients the highest quality products and services and is extremely honored to be associated with the Xtreme Lashes brand. Since 2020 she has received numerous awards for Runner-Up Stylist and Top Classic Stylist. She is qualified in Classic and Volumation and as a Trainer for Xtreme Lashes SA. “I love the brand and so do my clients!”

Cornelia Hutchinson

Cornelia qualified as a nail technician in 2006, where after she was appointed as a nail educator at Galaxy Nails in Pretoria. She’s an internationally certified makeup artist, with a passion for creative makeup. She is the founder and owner of Looks by Lulia, with beauty salons in  Boksburg and Benoni, East Rand, Gauteng. She prides herself in offering her clients the highest quality service and products and is therefore immensely proud of being associated with the best lash brand – Xtreme Lashes! In 2022 she received the Xtreme Lashes SA Top Stylist Award, as well as the award for Top Salon of the Year.  She qualified in Classic and Volumation training and as a Trainer for Xtreme Lashes SA.

Theresa Calitz

Theresa qualified as an Xtreme Lashes Stylist in both Classic and Volumation in 2020 and has since grown in strength with the brand. She is proud to be associated with Xtreme Lashes and she offers a personal service to cater to each client’s needs. She aims to always deliver the highest-quality service. Theresa is based in the South of Johannesburg, offering lash extensions as a service, and training for Xtreme Lashes SA.

Suria Kok

Suria Kok was born in Pretoria and grew up in North West. She studied a three year Somatology Diploma at Potchefstroom Beauty Academy. Suria started her venture in the lash industry in 2006 and instantly new she LOVED doing lashes.  After finishing her Somatology Diploma in 2008, she started working for the Aqua Spa on the International Celebrity Cruise Line.

Merle Butler

Merle has started her Xtreme Lashes career in 2013. Her love and passion for people and lashes led her to become a trainer for head office in Aug 2016.  She went to Austin Texas with Elizma in Jun 2017 to complete her Advanced Volumation training.  She’s recently moved to Somerset West in the Western Cape and is offering lash applications and training at 136 Irene Ave, La Concorde, Somerset West.

To find out more about our many Training Programs, including Xtreme Lashes Level 1, Conversion and Volumation, please contact us on

     Xtreme Lashes Training Facilities

    Cape Town Head Office
    Trainers: Elizma Smith
    Contact Details: 072 451 5066 / 074 260 1262,
    Address: 6 Esdoring str, Loevenstein, Cape Town

    Gauteng Boksburg Office
    Trainers: Cornelia Hutchinson
    Contact Details: 082 675 0299,
    Address: 7 Doone Avenue, Comet, Boksburg

    Gauteng Alberton Office
    Trainers: Theresa Calitz
    Contact Details: 078 801 3628,
    Address: Lash Mooix, 19 Iris Road, Brackenhurst, Alberton

    North West Province Office
    Trainer: Suria Kok
    Contact Details: 072 512 3213,
    Address: Young Nails, 15 Luke Street, Potchefstroom, 2531

    Western Province Office
    Trainer: Merle Butler,
    Contact Details: 061 040 0950,
    Address: 136 Irene Ave, La Concorde, Somerset West