Professional Beauty
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Professional Beauty - March 2020

The March issue of Professional Beauty magazine is out now

Professional Beauty March 2020 Articles

Therapists Love us
“As a recent start up I knew Eve Taylor was the only
Editor’s Comment
At a recent focus group we held here in the PB offices
Watch & LEARN
With a host of expert talks and live stages, it’s time to take your skills to the next level at Professional Beauty London
CHANGE of pace
The menopause can play havoc with skin, causing sensitivity, acne and dryness. Help clients manage the symptoms by switching them to a regime designed to nourish oestrogen-depleted complexions, writes Amanda Pauley
Important facts and figures therapists need to know about the change
From negative space nails to throwback manicures, these are the spring/summer 2020 trends and new collections you need to know about
Scottish Government plans to regulate botox and fillers with new legislation
The Scottish Government is cracking down on unregulated
10 trends set to shake up wellness this year
Circadian health and a wellwashing crackdown are among
Semi-permanent make-up tops list of most profitable treatments
Semi-permanent brows is the most profitable beauty
Anti-fatigue beauty sales to rocket over next decade
Anti-fatigue cosmetics are growing in popularity, with
Third of women put off aesthetic treatments due to fear of problems
Almost two thirds of UK consumers (64%) believe there
// Helping clients make simple eco-swaps in their daily
// Core by Premier Software has created a sheet mask
Global CBD skincare sales set to reach £741m by 2024
Sales in the global CBD skincare market are forecasted
New approval mark for sensitive skin products
The SGS Group has developed a new symbol for products
Salon group Sunseekers to expand to 31 sites following £2m investment
Tanning salon chain Sunseekers Sunbeds is getting a
// Brand ambassador Mel Sunshine has launched a Dermalogica
2020 aesthetic treatment trend predictions revealed
Jaw sculpting, “baby botox” and male combination surgeries
Harrods reveals new Beauty Events and Services space
London department store Harrods has completed the final
Aqua Natural launches packaging refill sustainability scheme
Natural sugaring brand Aqua Natural has upped its green
Sweet Squared education programme accredited by Habia
Government standards-setting body Habia has accredited
Beautiful Minds calls for entries to charity nail calendar competition
Beautiful Minds has launched a nail-themed Charity
// March 4 UK Spa Association (UKSA) Spring Networking
We take a look inside PB’s digital world
Live video is one of the best ways to help grow your business online - but many people have concerns about getting in front of the camera. PB’s Social Media Editor, Chris Halpin, shares some tips to help you feel more at ease
Out &About
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
With alternative therapies growing in popularity, offering
Insider nails
Spring is here and with it comes the transition from
A dream TEAM?
The bonds that form between a salon team can be strong, and we should promote the fun and support they bring to employees, 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
HOW MUCH small talk IS TOO MUCH?
Is beauty salon small talk a hinderance to retailing or a necessity to land the sale? Beauty business expert and PB London speaker Liz McKeon weighs in on the issue
No one likes taking disciplinary action against a member of staff, but if you have to do it in your salon, make sure you stay within the law, says NHBF director Tina Beaumont-Goddard
TIME TO BAN smartphones IN SPAS?
Should clients be stopped from using their mobile phones in spas or should we embrace the marketing opportunities they offer? Phil Murphy, director of leisure and spa at Hoar Cross Hall, debates the issue
CAUGHT on camera
When is it OK to use CCTV to monitor staff? David Wright outlines the advantages, disadvantages and legal requirements
Boost YOUR engagement
If you’re not looking at engagement rates to measure success, you’re doing Instagram wrong, says Naf! Salon owner Tammy Koslowski
SPRING update
From sustainable waxing to the latest lash offering, keep these treatments on your radar this month
From repairing damaged tissue to looking after the environment, this month’s launches include some hard-working skincare formulas
How to make it as a… cancer-trained THERAPIST
Sharleen Lind, a Made For Life Organics Cancer Touch Therapy-qualified therapist, explains the physical and emotional impacts of treating clients with cancer
Talking to… Clarke TERRI
With a busy salon and boutique spa already under her belt, the owner of Lincoln-based Simpsons Beauty Group tells Eleanor Vousden why the time is right to branch out into aesthetics
What’s HOT for 2020
With more than 800 brands launching products, demonstrating treatments and offering business support, PROFESSIONAL BEAUTY LONDON is the must-attend event of the year
WORLD Spa & Wellness CONVENTION 2020
Network, learn and grow your spa business with leading voices from across the world
Raise your profile in the industry by entering Professional Beauty London’s competitive lash, make-up and nail competitions. Here’s what you need to know…
Stronger together
Key market challenges and solutions were uncovered at PROFESSIONAL BEAUTY’S recent salon and spa focus groups, including staff retention and how to tackle rising competition
An authentic Russian banya in London is trying to change the UK spa landscape by raising the profile of traditional bathing services, but is it working? Amanda Pauley heads to The Bath House to find out