Louise-Mari grew up in the West Rand Johannesburg and went to school at Noordheuwel High. She furthered her studies at Success International Health and Skincare Academy from 2002 – 2005. She obtained her SAAHSP and ITEC International qualifications.
While studying, she worked at Key West Health and Beauty for two years as a student therapist in Krugersdorp. She then stayed on for another year after she qualified to gain experience. She then decided that she wanted to work in a Spa to gain different experiences and joined Senshi Spa in Eagle Canyon where she worked for another two years as a therapist. From there, she moved to Ruimsig Country Spa as an Assistant Manager.
In 2008, she joined the Renewal Institute team and worked as a laser therapist for four years at the Fourways branch. She was then granted the opportunity in 2012 to move to the Parkhurst branch as Assistant Manager. Thriving in her role, she advanced to branch manager in 2013. Since then she has ventured to various branches, applying her expertise and skills where needed.