Welcome to The Pennington Clinic

The Pennington Clinic is a centre of excellence for semi permanent makeup, set within the heart of the Ashdown Forest, a mile from Forest Row within the gardens of Stone Quarry House. Offering you a beautiful setting in total privacy,

Melanie and Emma have worked together for over 15 years initially for Finishing Touches, one of the leading training schools in the UK for cosmetic and medical tattooing. As Training Manager, Emma mentored the training team as well as actively training technicians. Emma still works as a trainer for Dermace, another leading light in the world of Micropigmentation, she is skilled technician at the top of her game.


Melanie worked as Training Advisor for Finishing Touches and has a wealth of knowledge, experience and understanding, she can support you through the whole process her understanding of skin, needles and pigment is there for you to call on whenever you want to.

You really are in very safe hands when you choose Melanie and Emma for your semi permanent makeup procedure.


The clinic is set in converted building in the gardens of Stone Quarry House, just off the A22 a mile outside Forest Row. The building is over 300 years old and was set up as a pub when Melanie first bought Stone Quarry House and has converted into the perfect private space for your semi permanent procedure. The thick stone walls keep the building warm and cosy in the winter and cool in the Summer. The gardens are beautiful and there is ample gated parking.