Professional Beauty
Professional Beauty

Professional Beauty - March 2021

Key features include:
* In season – SS21 is bringing an array of new nail trends to the fore: wavy minimal nail art, rainbow sets and ’70s-inspired designs
* SS21 make-up trends – Pro MUA Lan Nguyen-Grealis talks us through the key looks for clients this season
* Skin school: adult acne – Your ultimate guide to treating adult acne, covering causes, symptoms, best ingredients to use and more
* Are you in the club? How to get invited to, and use, audio-only social media platform Clubhouse
...and much, much more

Professional Beauty March 2021 Articles

Lockdown support
While salons remain unable to open, NHBF’s Tina Beaumont-Goddard and Lucy Watson-Smith offer help and advice to get you through
Skin school : Adult acne
Adult acne can be hard for clients to manage – both physically and emotionally. Amanda Pauley reveals how to address the condition in salon, covering the different grades, triggers, and best ingredients and treatments
Spot on
Help clients banish acne breakouts and post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation with these professional skin products
Are you in the club?
Clubhouse is the new invitation-only audio social media platform that’s been creating a buzz. Digital consultant Debbie Lewis explains how to get in and what to use it for once you’re there
Editor’s Comment
With proposed April reopening dates in England and Scotland, and promising progression across the UK, 2021 is finally looking brighter.
Beauty salons among top 10 local businesses supported by consumers
We take a look inside PB’s digital world
Insider beauty
Our exclusive monthly benchmarking stats for each sector of the market
Insider spa
Many of you have been using this time of enforced closure to focus on your business so your spa operation is raring to go when you can finally reopen. Apart from a quarter (25%) swotting up on the lat
Insider nails
Has your team got Zoom fatigue? With 60% of techs stating that they haven’t undertaken any online nail courses or tutorials during coronavirus lockdown 3.0, it looks like your team may be taking a bre
Level playing field
Every day that our beauty businesses are closed is costing us money, so it’s time to call for action on VAT and corporation tax, 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... Fiona Peerless
Having taken over the company two years ago, Australian Bodycare’s operations director tells Eve Oxberry about the company’s complete rebrand and why she’s confident the salon market will bounce back this year
In season
From wavy line nail art and neat shapes, to rainbow and ’70s-inspired designs, these are the spring/summer 2021 nail trends you need to know, writes Amanda Pauley
Bold & beautiful
With pastel hues, vivid neons and rich tones, these are the showstopping SS21 collections
SS21 Make-up trends
Pro make-up artist Lan Nguyen-Grealis talks us through the key SS21 make-up trends and how they will translate from catwalk to Zoom call
Make no mistake
In the third article in our acrylic nails troubleshooting series, Georgie Smedley and Tinu Bello reveal the common mistakes techs make when doing enhancements
Master new skills
These new accredited online courses are designed to help you hone your skills and expand your treatment menu
Spring in your step
This month’s new launches include fruity fragrances, energising body sprays and skincare reformulations to encourage a fresh perspective for the spring season
Time of change
Louise Caithness, managing director of Edinburgh-based Zest Skin Spa group, tells us what makes a good leader and why the salon industry needs to change its business model following lockdown