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Professional Beauty March 2018

Professional Beauty Mar-18 Articles

Editor’s Comment
The remit of salons and spas is often underestimated.
Spa industry defends claims that not enough is being done to welcome cancer patients
Spa industry defends claims that not enough is being
Perceived beauty has impact on wellness, report finds
Research has confirmed a connection between beauty
Natural and organic beauty brands to use mental health messaging
Natural and organic beauty brands to use mental health
80% of time-poor men want a more efficient grooming routine
80% of time-poor men want a more efficient grooming
Inbrief
// Celebrity facialist Nichola Joss has been appointed
Vegan and natural skincare brands to drive sales of prestige beauty
Vegan and natural skincare brands to drive sales of
Stefania Rossi launches service to tackle recruitment crisis
Stefania Rossi launches service to tackle recruitment
Beauty salons launch local initiatives to help teenagers and the unemployed
Beauty salons launch local initiatives to help teenagers
Facial yoga can improve skin appearance and counteract the signs of ageing
Facial yoga can improve skin appearance and counteract
Sheila Henry wins Guinot Salon of Excellence
Sheila Henry in Harrogate was named Guinot Salon of
Sweet Squared acquires Icon Consultancy and takes on Wax:one
Sweet Squared acquires Icon Consultancy and takes on
Caci to give £12,500 Synergy machine to one lucky PB North visitor
Caci to give £12,500 Synergy machine to one lucky PB
Professional beauty .co.uk
We take a look inside PB’s digital world
Out &Abou
Behind the scenes at all the parties, launches and events in the world of beauty and spa
Insider beauty
Our exclusive monthly benchmarking stats for each sector of the market
Insider spa
It’s been a stellar month for UK spas, with 60% reporting
Insider nails
Nail art is still a great money maker for UK techs
Making HR holistic
With the recent media focus on both harassment and
Ask the experts
Our experts answer an array of questions about every aspect of running a successful salon or spa business
Talking to… Sarah Hallaran
The National Apprenticeship Award winner tells Georgia Seago why she owes the success of her four salons to apprentices
The V Word
Vegan beauty is trending, with more people than ever searching for options that are free from animal byproducts. Amanda Pauley explores the vegan boom and how you can attract this conscious client into your salon
Catwalk INSPIRATION
We explore the trends set to impact clients’ nail art and colour choices for spring/summer 2018 and the pro brands’ new SS18 colours techs need to translate them
From catwalk TO NAIL BAR
Taking inspiration from the SS18 catwalk trends, these three nail art step-by-steps offer up fresh designs to encourage clients to try something different
Chain REACTION
Franchising has traditionally been slow to take off in the beauty salon market, but with several strong models now up and running, Fiona Vlemmiks asks three franchisees how it is working for them
THE SALON CONVERTER
KAREN HARGREAVES, owner of The Guinot Salon Bramhall – converted her existing salon into a Guinot franchise
THE AESTHETIC ENTHUSIASTS
DAL and HARCHIE BASRA, owners of EF Medispa Edgbaston – joined a franchise to gain industry knowledge
THE INNOVATION SEEKERS
RACHEL and MARK COLDHAM, The Massage Company, Oxford area– attracted by an innovative franchise concept
LIFESTYLE support
Aromatherapy is experiencing a renaissance. Georgia Seago discovers how it could be the answer to accessible wellness for clients
Amoment IN TIME
These aromatic retail products will offer clients some much needed, easily accessible me-time, with key essential oils to tackle modern lifestyle issues
SACRED brow
HD Brows is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a major rebrand. Chief executive Karen Betts tells Amanda Pauley about the company’s new direction and advanced brow treatments
Personalise your peels
Aesthetic therapist and founder of Black Skin Directory
Made in ITALY
Baldan Group is making strides in the UK market. GEORGIA SEAGO pays a visit to the manufacturer’s Milan HQ and asks UK general manager BRANDO BALDAN about the challenges of setting up in an export market, and what UK salon owners can learn from the Italians
NAIL BITES
Semilac hits London, US techs get domestic violence awareness training, and we go behind the scenes at an achingly cool Shoreditch salon
Calling in SICK
Staff sickness and absence is one of the toughest challenges for any salon owner to manage. DAVID WRIGHT explains where you stand when it comes to statutory sick pay and fit notes
Strong point
Treatments that strengthen the skin’s barrier and add body definition are hot this month, plus HD Brows makes its move into microblading
Electric AVENUE
Cutting-edge technology takes centre stage this month, while an army of products help protect skin from stress
SUBSCRIBE
This game-changer of an oil is replete in anti-oxidants
How to make it as a… competition director
Denise Wright, award-winning nail tech and director of Professional Beauty’s Nail Championships, reveals what it takes to run some of the industry’s biggest competitions