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  • Industry professional Lorraine Jackson, with 30 years’ experience in the industry has sat down to share her expertise with us.
  • There are a number of routes available to becoming a barber. Read our guide to learn how to become a barber & how much they earn.
  • Let’s start with the fundamentals here of what makes us happy. Statistics show us that there are many factors behind someone’s happiness in the work place and many drivers to push us on a daily basis to reach our happy place. It’s evident that in order for us to be truly happy in our job or car...
  • Starting up your own freelance beauty business can be extremely rewarding, but how can you build your brand to compete?
  • Once you have qualified as a hairstylist you will have to decide which career path you wish to follow within the hair and beauty industry
  • Beauty trends move fast. And thanks to social media networks like Instagram and Pinterest, they’ve never moved faster than right now. For 2019, brows are set to continue to be the defining facial feature. Skin, lips and eyes are all important, of course, but brows remain the focus.
  • Have you heard of the old phrase, ‘A man is only as good as his tools’? This is certainly one expression that professional makeup artists would agree with. Great makeup brushes and tools are vital for achieving a professional makeup look. And while you might be investing in high-quality founda...
  • There are many problems that a nail technician may encounter such as lifting, breaking or chipping of acrylic nails. The following information provides some useful tips and tricks that will help you to provide a high quality service, enabling your clients to get the most out of their treatments.
  • As one of the fastest rising industries, the field of medical aesthetics will continue to be subject to remarkable change and growth. There continues to be a rapid increase in the number of people who want aesthetic treatments in a range of procedures and treatments presently available on trend.
  • At some point in our careers, we encounter difficult clients that make us wonder 'have they come with all intentions of giving us a hard time or have they only had a bad day and need to vent their frustration?' At times it may even seem that they take perverse pleasure in making a therapist's wor...
  • It is known that a daily rate of hair loss is about 100 hairs. However, if abnormal hair loss occurs, this is the reason for the visit to the doctor.
  • Finding good staff can be one of the biggest challenges to an employer.
  • Years ago a friend of mine had started her hairdressing training at college in my hometown in Essex. I was one of her helpful/brave/slightly skint friends who would let her practice haircuts on me during one of her first times picking up the scissors....
  • THE HEE REPORT: THE IMPLICATIONS OF NEW GOVERNMENT QUALIFICATION STANDARDS FOR BEAUTY THERAPISTS AND NON-MEDICAL AESTHETIC PRACTITIONERS
  • If you’ve chosen beauty therapy as your career of choice then put yourself at the top of every employers ‘wish list’ with our guide to the top 5 requirements for developing into the perfect therapist.
  • A cover letter is an essential part of any job application. It's surprising therefore how few jobseekers actually send one off with their CV.
  • Most Women have had their weddings planned since childhood. They have their dresses designed, their venues picked, music chosen, sometimes they even have the man picked out, but what most people don’t think about is their make-up.
  • A facialist (otherwise known as a skincare specialist or facial technician) provides non-surgical skin care treatments and anti-ageing therapies to he
  • Mii Cosmetics are offering brand new Makeup Training Courses