Professional Beauty
Professional Beauty

Professional Beauty - May 2019

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Professional Beauty May 2019 Articles

Editor’s Comment
In an industry that’s long been accused of taking a
A DIFFERENT approach
Knowing how to perform a tanning service on any and every body is vital in becoming a reputable therapist who clients trust. GEORGIA SEAGO gets some advice
Reach FOR THE stars
With celebrities now holding huge sway over UK purchasing habits, is it time to invest in a brand that has A-list endorsement? Fiona Vlemmiks finds out
FULL Coverage
It’s not the most glamorous of topics, but insurance for your beauty salon is vital to protect your business and your clients. The NBF explains why
When brows goBAD
We quiz permanent make-up expert and founder of KB Pro KAREN BETTS about how to correct another technician’s work and when you should steer clear
Refresh YOUR skills
If you’re looking to update your skills, check out one of the latest brow treatment courses on the market, structured for techs of all levels
AGE OLD question
You may be guilty of age discrimination without even realising. DAVID WRIGHT explains the law and busts some common myths around employees’ age
News
The Government has pledged to work with beauty industry
professional beauty co.uk
We take a look inside PB’s digital world
Social media MARKETING
Not sure how to market yourself online? PB’s social media editor Chris Halpin shows you how to identify the right audience and social platforms for your business
Out&Abo
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 good month for the spa industry, with both
Insider nails
As nail techs, you know the customer is king, but sometimes
WINNING mentality
When you have your own salon it can feel like your “baby”, but remember that you can learn from it as well as passing your knowledge on, writes HELLEN WARD
Ask the EXPERTS
Our experts answer an array of questions about every aspect of running a successful salon or spa business
NAIL BITES
Marian Newman plans Swarovski workshops, and we take a look inside an award-winning salon
In the FRAME
Revenue-boosting and eye-framing lash and brow services plus a scrub to promote silky summer skin feature in our pick of new treatments
SCENTS of spring
Essential oils and plant extracts put a fresh twist on May’s launches, while skincare focuses on cooling and protecting clients’ skin
Talking to… Paola Leone
The wellness manager at Jiva Spa tells Amanda Pauley about opening Taj Hotels’ first spa in Europe, recuperating a big investment and why she’s unfazed by Brexit
THE waxers’ CONFESSIONAL
Getting up close and personal with clients’ bits day in, day out can lead to some awkward situations. Five brave waxers tell AMANDA PAULEY their most embarrassing hair-removal stories
Intimate WAXING 101
Want to obtain the perfect intimate wax for clients? AMANDA PAULEY shares the pros’ tips on mastering hair removal down there…
How to make it as a… facialist
Celebrity facialist Anastasia Achilleos on the challenges of specialising in facials and the education and skills required to make it big