Industry News and Views

  • Mii Cosmetics are offering brand new Makeup Training Courses
  • In 1992, manicurist Susan Gerrard sparked a beauty revolution. By bringing Jessica natural nail care to the UK, Susan not only introduced an award winning manicure system, but developed training programmes that set a new standard in beauty services.
  • “The most beautiful makeup of a woman is passion, but cosmetics are easier to buy,” I think we can all agree with Yves Saint Laurent on that one. There’s nothing a woman can’t do with the right mascara and lipstick, I believe!
  • The health spa originated back in Roman times when residents of a Belgian village (called Spa) used hot minerals to sooth bodily aches and pains. A spa day or getaway is still a popular pamper choice and the spa trend is synonymous with special occasions such as hen weekends and birthdays. It can...
  • Try using daily deal sites like Wowcher, Amazon Local or Groupon can be a fantastic resource for small businesses...
  • Build your own skincare range and professional skincare products
  • Saks – the UK’s biggest hair and beauty salon group with over 100 salons nationwide – is delighted to announce the faces chosen to be members of Saks A-Team 2017; the brand’s avant-garde hair training programme.
  • SAKS HAIR & BEAUTY UK ANNOUNCES NEW SAKS BEAUTY SQUAD
  • Several experiences that every Spa Therapist can relate to!
  • Is Chest Waxing the worst pain known to man?
  • These events are not to be missed for any beauty and hair professional
  • How can salons / spas better market themselves and their treatments to be more appealing to men?
  • Useful fire safety information for your salon to ensure the safety of staff, customers and your business.
  • Industry professional, Charlotte Cook, tells us why appearance is so important for a career in the hair and beauty industry.
  • Perfectly proportioned people of pristine appearance with flawless skin and impossibly silky hair have been touted for decades across magazine covers and retail counters to promote the beauty industry’s products. It’s hard not to be attracted to the very idea that should we anoint ourselves wit...
  • Massage is probably the most popular treatment on the menu; this article focuses on the physical aspect of massage and give pointers to how to release the tensions, find knots and work on problem areas using different massage techniques.
  • Every year our Saks Art Team runs a very special year-long initiative SAKS A-TEAM – nurturing talent and creativity of our stylists with out-of-this-world opportunities for a selected few.
  • Most of us at one time or another will have encountered bad days at work, days that you feel are never going to end and you just can’t wait to put your brushes down. Sometimes this is down to an overly long day, sometimes a slow day can be equally tiring but sometimes dare I say it, it’s down to ...
  • We chat to Headmasters Senior Art Team members Sian Quinn and Susanne Alphonse to pick their brains on what they love most about their job.