Industry News and Views

  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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.