Aesthetics Programme

Georgia Mina
Georgia Mina is an Aesthetics Trainer with 11 years of experience in higher education. She holds Bachelor degrees in “Aesthetics and Beauty Management” and “BSc in International Spa Management”. In addition, she holds a City & Guilds Diploma in Teaching, a CIDESCO (Switzerland) Diploma in Aesthetics and ITEC (Great Britain) Diplomas in Anatomy and Physiology, Facial-Makeup-Nail Treatments, Massage Therapies and Electro-Body Therapies, Electrical Epilation, Indian Head Massage, Aromatherapy and Reflexology. She is currently finishing her Master in Aesthetic Care and Exercise, Health Promotion and Stress Management. In 2015, she became a member of Intercollege as a full-time lecturer in Aesthetics programs. She specializes in Laser/IPL hair removal, electrotherapy and spa therapies / alternative therapies.

Chara Panayiotou
Chara Panagiotou holds a Bachelor degree in Aesthetics and Cosmetology from Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki. In 2015, she became a member of the DERMAWAY team, as a beauty consultant and aesthetician and trained in Athens by CHYSALLIS PRODERMA LTD to join SKID DEVOTION LTD in 2017 as a basic product and equipment trainer, beauty consultant and sales consultant. She specializes in facial and body treatments, eyebrow tattoo, eyelash treatments and makeup.

Elena Sofokleous
Elena Sofokleous holds a Bachelor degree in Aesthetics and Cosmetology from the Technological Educational Institute of Athens. She has a professional makeup Diploma from Freddy make-up stage and Diploma from Act makeup studio in specialized makeup effects. In addition she was trained in aesthetic permanent eyebrow makeup by Evabeauty Studies. She is the owner of a salon and in 2015 she became a member of Intercollege, as a lecturer. She specializes in facial treatments, makeup, massage treatments, body and facial body treatments, elrctrical epilation and IPL/laser.

Mari Mannaridou
Mannaridou Marie is a professional aesthetician with 8 years of experience. She holds a Bachelor degree in Aesthetics and Cosmetology from the Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki. She also holds a makeup diploma from the Freddy makeup stage in Athens. She specializes in facial treatments, makeup, massage treatments, body and facial body treatments, radical hair removal and IPL laser applications.

Stavros Trantas
Stavros Trantas holds a Medicine degree from the Medical School of Cairo University, where he received the M.B., B.Ch. He then specialized in Dermatology and holds a MSc in Dermatology, STDs and Andrology.

Evangelos Lantzourakis
Evangelos Latzourakis graduated from the Nursing School in Athens in June 1986 and then worked in a Blue Cross clinic as a staff nurse. In 1991 he started working in St. Bartholomew’s Hospital in London. In 1992, he got specialized in Renal nursing at St. Bartholomew’s School of Nursing. He remained in London working as a renal nurse in a heamodialysis unit and afterwards, he completed his MSc in nursing at City University of London.
After completing his nursing education, he moved to Cyprus and in 1997 he started working as a renal nurse at Larnaca hospital, in the heamodialysis unit. At the same time, he successfully established the peritoneal unit with 14 patients. He carried out certain types of research that resulted to the creation of important clinical protocols. In 2007, he started working as a lecturer in the nursing programme of the University of Nicosia. In 2012, he acquired a Post-graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education from the University of Hertfordshire. Since then, he has been a PhD candidate in the University of Surrey.

Evie Michaelides
Evie Michailidis, completed all her studies; BSc in Psychology MSc in Occupational and Organizational Psychology, PhD in Psychology at the University of Surrey, UK. Her main research interest lies in the field of Occupational Health Psychology, such as stress, work life balance, work-related rumination, sleep, embitterment, burnout and in general anything around employees’ health and well-being. She has written articles for both peer-reviewed academic and non-academic publications, along with presenting at numerous academic and professional conferences. She is a member of the British Psychological Society and the European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology.

Marios Stylianou
Marios Stylianou is a Chemistry Lecturer who has been working at the University of Nicosia and Intercollege in Nicosia, teaching Chemistry courses for the School of Health
Sciences Departments and other related departments that require knowledge of Chemistry.
He holds a PhD in Chemistry in Organic and Synthetic Bioinorganic Chemistry from the University of Cyprus. He has worked as a postdoctoral fellow / researcher in the Department of Chemistry of the University of Cyprus in collaboration with the Cyprus Research Promotion Foundation and then as a visiting professor in the Departments of Chemistry and Biology of the University of Cyprus.
His research interests focus on the synthesis and study / characterization of complex compounds with the following properties: model compounds, which reflect towards active areas of metalloenzymes centres, synthesis, characterization and stability study of complexes compounds with respect in antidiabetic and antioxidant / anti-cancer properties, synthesis and study of compounds with photocatalytic or reducing properties for the selective conversion/reductions of molecules or undesirable pollutants into useful fuels (in terms of alternative energy sources) in the area of “green” chemistry. His research interests focus primarily on organic substrates which are phenolic derivative organic molecules combined in with metal ions of biological sense (vanadium, zinc, iron, copper, molybdenum).
Mr. Stylianou specializes in tissue characterization techniques of molecules in the solid state, such as x-ray crystallography (in single crystals) and in solution with characterization techniques such as Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) and Electrochemical Techniques such as potentiometers polarography and cyclic voltammetry.

Paraskevi (Evi) Dekoulou
Paraskevi (Evi) Dekoulou is currently employed as a lecturer by the University of Nicosia and Intercollege Nicosia, and teaches modules such as innovation and entrepreneurship, human resource management, strategic marketing and consumer behaviour. Moreover, she works as a part-time lecturer in marketing, media management and cultural economics at the Cyprus University of Technology and the Hellenic Open University. She holds a PhD Degree in Organizational Learning and Knowledge Management from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

[GR]. She received an MSc in Media Management, a Master in Business Administration and a bachelor’s degree (Hons) in Journalism and Mass Media Communication. She has taught entrepreneurship, business administration, marketing and corporate communication at academic institutions in Greece and Cyprus for eight years. Her research work has been presented in international conferences and published in international academic journals such as The International Journal on Media Management, the Journal of Business and Industrial Marketing, the International Journal of Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector and the World Review of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development.

Constantinos Adamides
Konstantinos Adamidis holds a Certificate and a Degree in Computer Science.

Panayiotis Panayi
Panayi Panagiotis holds an MBA degree with a focus on accounting. He has been a lecturer in accounting and business courses since the founding of Intercollege Larnaca 1988.

Maria Theodorou
Maria Theodorou holds a degree in English Language and Literature from the Aristoteleio University of Thessaloniki and a postgraduate degree in Applied Linguistics from the University of Wales, Cardiff. She has 17-years’ experience as an English teacher in secondary education and 15 years of experience in higher education. She has been working at Intercollege Nicosia since 2001 and the last seven years working under fulltime employment in all programs of vocational training at the college. She has experience in EU programs related to the English language and worked on the European program called CLIL4U, which aimed to promote various courses through English. The program started in January 2014 and was completed in June 2016. Since 2016, she has been working on the European program called Safety4El (Improved Safety for Electricians), which will be completed in 2019.

Monica Nikitara
Monica Nikitara has been working as a lecturer in the nursing programme of the University of Nicosia since 2010.She graduated from the Nursing School of Cyprus in 2003 and worked for six months as staff nurse in Hippocrateon Hospital and for two years in Anticancer Society in Cyprus. In 2008, she acquired a Bachelor of Sciences in Health studies from the University of Wolverhampton. In 2009 she completed her MSc in Health Care Policy and Management from the University of Birmingham.
Since 2010, she has been working as a lecturer in the nursing programme of the University of Nicosia. In 2012, she acquired a Post-graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education from the University of Hertfordshire. Monica has been a part-time PhD candidate in the University of Surrey since 2011.

Christos Hadjicostas
Christos Hatzikostas is a doctor of family medicine and homeopathic and Lecturer in Nursing at the University of Nicosia. He graduated from the Medical School of the National University of Athens (1986) and he specialized in Family Medicine General and Regional Hospital of Athens “G.. Genimatas “(1990). Recently (2015) received his Diploma in General Medicine from the University of Nicosia and the Saint George University of London.
Columnist since 1990 in many print and electronic media and has spoken at many TV shows on health issues, nutrition, homeopathy, stress and more. Besides the implementation of family medicine and homeopathy teaches individuals or groups in Cyprus and abroad in the last 25 years biofeedback (biofeedback) seminars subsisided by the Human Resource Development Authority (HRDA).

Artemis Pavlidou
Artemis Pavlidou holds a bachelor degree in Science of Physical Education and Sport of the National University of Athens, specializing in Handball. In addition he holds a diploma of aerobics instructor and resistance training with five-year experience in various gyms in Athens. She has completed her studies in the Master of Business Administration at the University of Nicosia with concentration in Management. Since 2005 is the Sports Coordinator of the University of Nicosia and responsible of the Sports Office of the University. Simultaneously, she is the coach of the University`s teams which participate the National and European Universities Championships. Since 2007 she teaches for the Sports Science program of the University of Nicosia as well as for the Aesthetics program of the Intercollege.

Fotini Lappa
Ms. Fotini Lapa is Dietitian / Nutritionist specializing in Sports Nutrition.
She holds a degree in Nutrition from University of Surrey (UK) and a Certificate of Associateship for her internship, for a time, as a clinical dietitian at the ‘Red Cross’ hospital in Athens, in collaboration with the University of Surrey. She also holds a master’s degree in Human Nutrition specializing in Sports Nutrition from the University of Glasgow (UK).
He has worked as a clinical dietitian at the “Health Hospita” in Athens-Greece (2003-2005).
She has considerable clinical experience after contact with a large number of patients, particularly with cancer patients, kidney patients, heart patients, diabetics, obese persons and patients with hyperlipidemia.
She has been teaching at Intercollege in Nicosia since 2010 and teaches courses in Nutrition and Food Science for the Culinary department Nutrition on the Aesthetic programs.
She also runs a private clinic where she advises mainly athletes, pregnant women, patients with obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular problems.
She is a Certified trainer for the Cyprus Development of Human Resources (HRDA) and is a member of Dietitians and Nutritionists association Cyprus.
She writes regularly in the press and on websites and speaks conferences, seminars and schools.

Andreas Apostolidis
Andreas Apostolidis has a BSc in Sports and Exercise Physiology from the University of Athens, a Masters degree in in Sports Biomechanics from the University of Loughborough and is currently in the writing process for the dissertation his PhD in Exercise Physiology at the University of Nicosia. He is a professional athletic swimmer mainly in 200m and 400m medleys, having achieved top positions in several Pancyprian Nationwide races and championships. He is a professional swimming coach at the Famagusta Nautical Club achieving several awards for his athletes and is currently a lecturer at the University of Nicosia in the Sports and Exercise Sciences Dept. as well as the Intercollege aesthetics program.

Andreas Serghiou
Andreas Serghiou holds an HND in Electrical Engineering, a BSc in Computer Engineering and an MBA in Management Information Systems. He is an Associate Lecturer and Coordinator of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department University of Nicosia. His research interests include information technology and engineering education. He is a member of the IEEE Education Society, Consumer Electronics Society and Communications Society.

Maria Michaelidou
Dr. Maria Michaelidou holds a Medicine degree from the University of Debrecen in Hungary, where she received her M.D. She began her specialization at Nicosia General Hospital in 2010, where she obtain her degree in General Surgery.

Grigoris Lambropoulos
Dr. Grigoris Lambropoulos holds a degree in medicine from the Siena Medical School in Italy. In 2015 he received the title of specialty in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, by the Greek Ministry of Health.

Angelos Iacovides
Angelos Iacovides is the managing director of Scenario Group. He studied Media and Communication at Birmingham City University in the United Kingdom. He is a lecturer at INTERCOLLEGE teaching Marketing and Public Relations. He is also Head of Marketing and Communication for INTERCOLLEGE and the University of Nicosia – Cyprus Maritime Academy. He’s been in the media for more than 25 years as a television owner (MTV Cyprus), Radio producer and presenter (SUPER FM, KLIK FM), Journalist (To Periodiko, TV Star, Eleftheria newspaper London), website owner (music.net.cy, skopies.net, mugmag.co.uk) tv producer and presenter (PIK, SIGMA, O ΛΟΓΟΣ, MTV CYPRUS).

Pinelopi Stavrinou
Pinelopi Stavrinou received her bachelor degree in Physical Education and Sports Science and her master degree in Biology of Exercise, both from University of Athens, Greece. She is a PhD candidate in Sports Science in University of Nicosia; specializing in exercise physiology. Her research interests include, amongst other things, exercise and health, physical activity, and metabolic adaptations of exercise. She has participated in international conferences with presentations and posters and has published research articles in peer-reviewed journals. She is a member of European College of Sport Science and Hellenic Society of Biochemistry and Physiology of Exercise. Currently she holds a teaching faculty position, in the area of human anatomy and physiology at University of Nicosia and Intecollege.

Christos Hadjicostas
Christos Hatzikostas is a doctor of family medicine and homeopathic and Lecturer in Nursing at the University of Nicosia. He graduated from the Medical School of the National University of Athens (1986) and he specialized in Family Medicine General and Regional Hospital of Athens “G.. Genimatas “(1990). Recently (2015) received his Diploma in General Medicine from the University of Nicosia and the Saint George University of London.
Columnist since 1990 in many print and electronic media and has spoken at many TV shows on health issues, nutrition, homeopathy, stress and more. Besides the implementation of family medicine and homeopathy teaches individuals or groups in Cyprus and abroad in the last 25 years biofeedback (biofeedback) seminars subsisided by the Human Resource Development Authority (HRDA).