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Created to boost energy levels and calm skin, the brand’s new Heaven Scent Body Spray is formulated with sandalwood, patchouli, orange blossom and cedarwood essential oils to boost energy levels and simultaneously calm the skin. It is also formulated with hydro-actives to protect the lipid barrier and add hydration, as well as phyto-actives to promote a fresh complexion and a calm mind. This spray can be used as an all-over body mist, as well as a face and hair mist to help give clients a natural glow. Trade: £18.50 01952 462505


Mii has released a new and improved Skin Loving BB Cream, which includes natural botanicals to prime and perfect the eye area. With bakuchiol, a natural retinol alternative that is suitable for even sensitive skin types, and ayurvedic herb swertia chirata, which helps even out pigmentation and enhance the appearance of skin texture, this lightweight formula offers medium coverage to enhance and protect the skin’s natural beauty. Trade: £12.50 0345 217 1360

Hive Solutions

The newest addition to Hive’s capsule waxing range, the 24K Collection, is Pear Perfection Hot Film Wax Pellets. Offering hair removal suitable for all skin and hair types, the wax formula harnesses the natural benefits of barbary fig seed oil, known for its antioxidant compounds and its ability to calm irritation and redness. Pure white beeswax, which is rich in vitamin A, is also incorporated to deeply moisturise, protect and soothe skin. Trade: £8.25 for 500g 0845 450 4802


Guinot is turning to immunology to treat the effects of ageing skin, harnessing the immune system to repair damaged cells and protect the skin from signs of ageing. Its new Sérum Age Immune contains an immune repair complex to help skin cells maintain an integrated dermal matrix, hyaluronic acid to smooth wrinkles and plump skin, ramboutan leaf extract to firm by stimulating the synthesis of elastic fibres, and stabilised vitamin C to correct pigmentation defects and brighten skin. Trade: £125.54 01344 873123


New from salon and spa furniture brand REM is the Hollywood Make-up Styling Unit. Inspired by the glamour of old Hollywood, the unit comes with a square mirror surrounded by 10 LED lights, with a chrome trim and a choice of 20 laminates. The design is available as a multi-position wall or island unit. Optional extras include a footrest, integral pop-out holster, polycarbonate straightener holster and twin chrome socket. Trade: from £782 01282 619977

Sensory Retreats

Sensory Retreats has launched a new product into its self-heating eye mask line – Amour Eyes, which is infused with rose to encourage wellbeing. This vegan-friendly eye mask is made with natural ingredients that heat up to deliver a soothing warmth when they come into contact with the air. Sensory Retreats has also teamed up with Zen mindfulness teacher Elizabeth Caroline to create a balancing guided meditation that clients can listen to while applying the mask at home. Trade: £6.75 for five masks 01292 235511


Gellux has introduced six fashion-inspired shades to the Gellux Mini Collection. The new shades include Cherry Black, a deep berry; Electric Pink, a neon pink; Feelin’ Peachy, a true peach; Porcelain Doll, a nude blush; Raisin to be Cheerful, a rich purple; and Smoke ‘n’ Sparkle, a grey shimmer. The Gellux formula offers long-lasting colour with up to 15 days’ wear. Each polish comes in an 8ml trial size making the collection suited to students and nail techs eager to try many shades. Trade: £7.25 each 020 8573 9907 (Salon System)


Espa’s newest signature blend, Connection, features ylang ylang, patchouli, sandalwood and jasmine to inspire connection and intimacy. The scent is available as a Bath and Body Oil, rich in omegas 6 and 9 to leave skin feeling smooth, as well as a Pillow Mist. Espa has also launched the Active Nutrients range which features reformulations of its Optimal Skin Collection, as well as three new products: Yuzu & Ginger Cleansing Sorbet, Overnight Radiance Reveal Peel, and Clean & Green Detox Mask. RRP: £36 for Connection Bath and Body Oil; £25 for Pillow Mist; £32–£50 for Active Nutrients range 01606 336349

Light Elegance

Professional nail brand Light Elegance has extended its JimmyGel soak-off building gel range with four semi-transparent shades, including Boomer White, Ideal Pink, Soft Pink and Natural. All shades can be used underneath hard gel polishes, as well as on their own. The brand has also released a new 60ml size of its Q&Lu Bamboo Lotion. The handbag-sized product features mint, lavender, basil and tea tree oil to nourish and hydrate hands and feet. Trade: £19.45 to £77.80 for JimmyGel range; £4.95 for Q&Lu Bamboo Lotion 0333 000 7000

This article appears in the March 2021 Issue of Professional Beauty

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This article appears in the March 2021 Issue of Professional Beauty