Today more than ever women are having cosmetic tattooing (also known as permanent makeup and micro pigmentation) such as lip, eyeliner and eyebrow procedures to define and enhance their appearance.

Our Vision

The vision of Ella Boffa is to train and certify students to become professionally qualified in the latest cosmetic tattoo techniques. Her background and reputation assures a high standard of training excellence combined with integrity. Her desire is to equip practitioners to be the best they can be – both in technique and in establishing rapport and empathy with clients.


The Mission of the Cosmetic Tattoo Academy Australia is to provide quality vocational education and training through an accredited subject as part of the Diploma in Beauty.
The overall aim of the Academy is to provide education and training in a caring and supportive environment, to help produce skilled and adaptable technicians to meet the ever-changing needs of the industry.


Ongoing Support
At the Cosmetic Tattoo Academy Australia we offer ongoing support to all students past and present. We aim to provide our students with everything they need to know in order to work in the cosmetic tattoo industry. However, we also understand that sometimes you may need a little guidance and you can rest assured that any guidance or support you may need is only ever a phone call away.

About Ella Boffa

Ella is a master member of the Association of Professional Aestheticians of Australia and is certified by the APAA in Advanced Aesthetic Practices. Ella is also Industry Accredited and a National Certified Trainer and Assessor as well as a Certified make up artist.

Ella Boffa from Cosmetic Tattoo Training Academy

It is Ella’s Mission to pass her Extensive Knowledge including the latest Dixon Technique on to her students.


Ella’s ethnic background originates from South America, she was born in the Netherlands, and after living in New Zealand moved to the Gold Coast in 2002.Ella’s working career for the past 30 years has extended from careers in Sales and Marketing to Cosmetic Tattooing. She is still running a successful cosmetic tattoo clinic in conjunction with the Cosmetic Tattoo Academy and is not only a trainer but a working professional technician in the cosmetic tattoo industry with a vast base of satisfied clients. Click here to see her Kozmetic Klinic website and examples of her current work.


It is in Ella’s nature to always strive to be the best at whatever she does. From a make up artist point of view, she finds that it’s the ability to enhance the visual appearance of a person, that sets one technician apart from another.


She has trained with leading cosmetic tattoo trainers from the United States, New Zealand and Australia.  Her findings were that the basics are the same, but they all had something unique to contribute.
Wanting to give her students he best of all training, Ella designed programs to include not only the best of these techniques, but also her own techniques she has developed over the years, for her students benefit.


Ella is looking forward to working with you and making you the best Cosmetic Tattoo technician you can be.