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1 Germaine de Capuccini

The new Timexpert Sun range includes 14 products formulated with marine flora and fauna-safe ingredients, including facial and body sunscreens, after-sun treatments and self-tanners. There are five facial sunscreens, including Anti-Ageing Protective Fluid available in SPF30, SPF50 and a tinted SPF50 formula; plus three body SPFs, all containing antioxidant ginger root oil. There are also two after-sun repair products – for face and body – plus an SPF15 bronzing powder,

Hi-Protection Makeup SPF50+, self-tanning milk and Sun Idyllic oil.

Trade: from £19.90 to £25.85

08456 000203

2 Image Skincare

There are four new professional products. Two are additions to the Clear Cell range; Clarifying Salicylic Blemish Gel targets blemishes while Clarifying Repair Crème contains ceramides and squalene to combat fine lines. Also new are Ageless Total Microderm Exfoliator, which combines chemical and physical exfoliating agents including natural AHAs and rose quartz micro crystals, and Image MD Restoring Power-C Serum, with ultra-concentrated vitamin C.

Trade: from £15 to £47.50

0345 504 0461

3 Biologique Recherche

The Platysma chin mask from Biologique Recherche is inspired by medical-cosmetic lifting techniques to redefine facial contours. Infused with a concentrated formula with three action platforms – anti-ptosis, firming and lifting – the mask boosts volume and helps to redefine the jawline. Also new is the Liftkiss smoothing and plumping lip treatment, which reduces dehydration wrinkles and moisturises the lips.

Price on application

020 3358 0020

4 Advanced Nutrition Programme

Skin Collagen Synergy is the latest supplement programme from Advanced Nutrition Programme. The 28-day vegan system combines two capsules of the Skin Collagen Support supplements with a capsule of Skin Vitality and Vitamin C to support collagen formation while minimising the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

Trade: £29

020 8450 2020

5 Fresha

Salson software system Fresha has implemented its most requested feature, allowing users to request deposits ahead of appointments. The deposits feature gives Fresha partners a new level of protection against loss of income due to no-shows and last-minute cancellations.

After being paid by the client at the time of booking, the deposit is deducted from their bill following their service and retained by the salon in the case of cancellations or no-shows.

Price: free to use

6 Kloris

Kloris’s transdermal CBD Patches are formulated with 16mg of pure CBD with turmeric and resveratrol to help with inflammation and joint health. The self-adhesive patches work for 24 hours, allowing the CBD to penetrate through the skin and get directly into the body, bypassing the liver and digestive system for maximum effectiveness. They are sold in packs of 30.

RRP: £48

020 8050 2862

7 Nailchemy

New from Nailchemy, the Bridal Collections are a range of gel-polishes, acrylic powders, and iridescent glitters for the wedding season. The powders are available in six shades, including shimmery nude Altar and copper-toned glitter Celebration. The gel-polishes come in eight shades including mid-nude Bouquet, mauve Corsage and white Union, and the iridescent glitters include white-gold First Dance and multitoned Honeymoon.

Trade: £4.50 to £89.99

 01278 459066

8 Megasun

The Megasun K series combines UVA LEDs, UVB special lamps, and red light beauty LEDs to provide a uniform tan while combatting the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles on the face. The beds also include a Bluetoothcontrolled 3D sound bar with a wireless phonecharging hub, as well as air conditioning, AquaCool spray mists, and user-friendly control panels in and outside of the bed.

Trade: price on request

0808 108 7778

9 Sienna X

Sienna X’s new tanning range uses hyaluronic acid and aloe vera to hydrate the skin while building a flawless tan. Available in three shades, gradual lightmedium, medium-deep and deep-ultra dark, the quickdrying self-tanning mousses have a clear water formula and can be applied to both the face and body.

RRP: £19.50

0333 600 1200

10 Hayley Winder

Hayley Winder’s bridal collection features nine gel-polishes and five glitters in a range of shades for wedding season. The gels, all made in the hypogel formula, are available in neutral pink tones Josafeen, Anna, Jessica, Laura, Tianna, and Samantha, as well as shimmering whites Keira, Phoebe and Hayley.

The five glitters, in white Sugar, silver Confetti, blue-toned Meringue, pink-toned White Wedding, and yellow-blue Something Blue, were chosen for their elegant hues.

Trade: from £4.50 for single glitter to £117 for full gel-polish collection

07477 490645

11 Urban Retreat

Urban Retreat by Acti Labs is a professional range of skincare, body care, cosmetics, haircare, and internal care products, ranging from eye contour gels to liquid dietary supplements. Hero products include the Ultraderm Day Cream, Hydra Slip Plus, Lipo Sculpting Fluid and UR Liquid Foundation.

Trade: £7.50 to £19.75 (hero products)

12 Après Nail

The Gel-X soft gel nail extension system is now available in four natural tones. The Neutrals collection provides a ‘My Nails But Better’ full coverage tip for extensions in four styles: Natural Coffin Short, Natural Coffin Medium, Natural Round Short, and Natural Round Medium. The tips, which come in a box of 150 in 11 sizes, are available in Peach, Blush, Taupe or Mauve (pictured) to suit different skin tones.

Trade: £12.99

13 Therabody

The Theraface Pro brings Therabody’s percussive therapy technology to the face, reducing tension, relaxing facial muscles, and caring for it at the deepest level in a four-in-one handheld device. The device also offers skin-toning microcurrent therapy and rejuvenating light therapy using an easy-glide magnetic ring system, which allows therapists to switch between, and even combine treatments.

RRP: £375. Hot and cold rings £79 each

14 Dermalogica

New Hyaluronic Ceramide Mist from Dermalogica combines hyaluronic acid and ceramides to hold onto water and seal in hydration with antioxidant-rich rose water to revive and refresh.

Spritzed onto the face after cleansing, the mist strengthens the skin’s barrier and smooths the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

RRP: £45

0800 917 7147

15 Vagaro

New to the UK market, US company Vagaro offers booking software for businesses across the beauty and aesthetics industry. The fully customisable booking and management software can be used for scheduling, marketing, reporting and admin. The company markets its software as customisable. Users can choose the features they need, and only pay for what they use on a contract-free subscription.

Trade: from £30 a month

020 3876 9856


This article appears in the May 2022 Issue of Professional Beauty

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