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Professional Beauty - October 2020

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Professional Beauty October 2020 Articles

Editor’s Comment
As we move into autumn and the last quarter of the
Talking to… MARIE Reynolds
The celebrity facialist tells Eve Oxberry why salons and spas need to take a more holistic approach to client consultations, and how distance therapies could help futureproof your income
Seeing RED
Rosacea can be complicated to treat, which is why it’s best to arm yourself with the knowledge to confidently help clients with this challenging condition, write Amanda Pauley and Eleanor Vousden
Christmas crackers
Reawaken your clients’ sense of wonder this festive season with these spectacular Christmas collections from the pro brands
Freckles and natural make-up top Pinterest beauty searches this year
Freckles, natural make-up and coloured eyeliner are
7,621 people took part in PB World for three days of online networking
Professional Beauty Group hosted its first-ever online
Medik8 has partnered with Skinbrands to help beauty
40% of beauty salons can’t yet cover costs since reopening
Business has not bounced back as quickly as hoped
Government guidance update for close contact services in England
Government guidance on PPE and refreshments has been
Pure Spa and Beauty has opened a new salon within the
Online searches for eczema and acne decreased in lockdown
Online searches for eczema, acne and redness decreased
New marketplace helps owners monetise vacant salon space
Online marketplace Occypyd has launched, helping salon
Elemis has pledged its support to research and care
Mandatory face mask rule sees eye make-up sales soar
Sales of eye make-up in the prestige beauty market
Sk:n Group expands portfolio with The Mole Clinic acquisition
The UK’s largest clinic group Sk:n has acquired The
November 2 Professional Beauty Awards London Hilton
Sweet Squared launches Switch.2 online conversion courses
Distributor Sweet Squared (S2) has launched Switch.2
Natura Bissé develops spa initiative for care home workers
Spas in the UK and Ireland are taking part in Spanish
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We take a look inside PB’s digital world
The reel DEAL
The growth of short-form video continues, with Instagram Reels now the latest player in the market. PB’s social media editor Chris Halpin explores how salons can use these tools to promote their services
Insider beauty
Our exclusive monthly benchmarking stats for each sector of the market
Insider spa
Making sure your spa is in the black financially while
Insider nails
It seems that coronavirus lockdown has affected clients’
ask the EXPERTS
Our beauty experts answer an array of questions about every aspect of running a successful salon or spa business
Face the FUTURE
With results-driven facials well and truly back on the cards, these are the latest launches to know about
Clean AND clear
This month’s launches include organic and vegan products, plus some new ideas to help salons with infection control
How to make it as a… beauty CAMPAIGNER
Want to campaign for change but don’t know where to start? Sarah Wilkinson, owner of Equilibrium Silsden, explains how to fight for what you believe in and rally the industry together
The ripple EFFECT
With an uncertain end to the year ahead, now’s the time to make tough decisions and call in support, writes Hellen Ward
Listen up
Sharmadean Reid, founder of software company Beautystack, tells Amanda Pauley what needs to be done to get the beauty industry the respect it deserves and what the key to the sector’s recovery will be
Make work experience work forYOU
Are you considering taking on a student in your salon? Employment engagement leader Hilary Orr tells Eleanor Vousden how to make work experience benefit your salon and inspire the next generation of therapists