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Professional Beauty - January 2021

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Professional Beauty January 2021 Articles

Editor’s Comment
Happy New Year! We’ve made it to 2021 and although
Skinimalism, bold brows and ritual baths are set to
We take a look inside PB’s digital world
Insider beauty
Our exclusive monthly benchmarking stats for each sector of the market
Insider spa
It was a difficult month for the UK spa industry too
Insider nails
This month your techs have been focusing on perfecting
Stay strong
With a challenging year ahead for beauty salons, the NHBF shares some essential resources and advice to help balance the books
Celebrate veganuary
If you’re looking to embrace the vegan beauty trend in your salon or spa, check out the offering from waxing and skincare company Outback Organics
Send & receive
With many of our clients and team members still reeling from lockdown 2.0 and facing limited social interaction, it’s important we listen and respond to their emotional needs, writes Hellen Ward
Ask the experts
Our beauty experts answer an array of questions about every aspect of running a successful salon or spa business
Talking to…Tara Moore
The head of spa operations at Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort talks to Amanda Pauley about weathering the coronavirus pandemic, taking advantage of the staycation market and making plans to become more sustainable
Is 2021 the year of sustainable beauty?
With coronavirus causing a surge in disposable waste, the issue of sustainability has never been more important. Amanda Pauley investigates how the beauty industry is becoming more environmentally friendly in 2021
Shape of things to come
Online brow courses may have raised a few eyebrows prior to the pandemic, but lockdown has boosted the profile of online education as providers adjust to the new normal, finds Eleanor Vousden
Back on course
Check out the latest online brow courses on offer to update your skills virtually in henna, lamination and more
Path to victory
We give you the lowdown on what made the winners of the Professional Beauty Awards 2020 stand out and secure their crowns
New era
Following changes to the Elemis executive team, global president Noella Gabriel has moved back to the UK. She tells Eve Oxberry how virtual education and advanced ingredient delivery systems will drive the brand’s growth in 2021 and beyond
Hit home
Check out these touchless therapies designed by the professional brands during the coronavirus pandemic
Inside edge
Supplements to help clients kick start their New Year’s skin resolutions feature in this month’s hot product launches
Dangerous ground
In the first article from our new acrylic nails troubleshooting series, Marian Newman explains why the risky trend of mixing gel-polish into acrylic liquid to create acrylic colours should be avoided