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Have you seen more clients with a damaged skin barrier through overusing active ingredients?

Katrina Murray, beauty therapist, Bronze Inc, Kent: “Yes – people are using too many active ingredients or selfdiagnosing their skin type/ condition and trying to treat themselves.” Hannah Eastwood, skin specialist, Chesterfield: “100% a weekly occurrence!” Katrina Sutherland, founder, The Country Spa, Lybster, Scotland: “Over exfoliation is an increasing problem and one we see often as people seek instant results. With restorative treatments to improve the skin’s moisture barrier and protective function and education on why this is essential, we are working to reverse this trend.”

Women moving back to salon treatments but favouring a natural look

William Foley, celebrity facialist, One Aesthetic Studio, Cheshire: “I see a big movement towards people wanting a natural approach to pro ageing, even in clinic 🙌❤️

Sarah Mckenna, holistic massage therapist, SJ Serene, Saffron Walden: “Yup... haven’t had Botox or filler for nearly a year now 😍”

Kellie Atkinson, owner, Flawless Beauty, Sheffield: “I’ve definitely found this to be true.”

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Taliban orders beauty salons in Afghanistan to close

Nadine Jones, beauty therapist, Enjays Beauty, Lampeter: “Can’t believe this. How awful for all the women that will be losing their safe space and business. ❤️”

Sarah Smikle, owner, Fab The Salon, Stourbridge: “😢 this is heartbreaking for the owners, workers and ALL WOMEN! Life is seriously crazy right now 😢”

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