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Professional Beauty - PB February 2018

Professional Beauty February 2018

Professional Beauty PB February 2018 Articles

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There’s never been a more important time to focus on
Salons across the UK join together for campaign to encourage women to get smear tests
Salons across the UK join together for campaign to
Vitamin C, essential oils and diverse foundation shades set to dominate product sales in 2018
Vitamin C, essential oils and diverse foundation shades
Modern slavery in salons back in the spotlight as new arrests are made
Modern slavery in salons back in the spotlight as new
Hair and beauty jobs in Ireland soar by 56%
The hair and beauty industry in Ireland saw a 56% increase
HD Brows has launched weekend training dates at its
London set for a spate of innovative beauty and wellness openings in 2018
London set for a spate of innovative beauty and wellness
Lesley Blair outlines plans as she takes on role of chair at Babtac
Lesley Blair outlines plans as she takes on role of
PB Award-winning Gaia Spa at Boringdon Hall has collaborated
Black Skin Directory launches to connect women of colour with experienced therapists
Black Skin Directory launches to connect women of colour
Industry remembers Louella Belle founder Lisa Crook
Tributes have been flooding in for Lisa Crook, founder
Professional Beauty GCC & World Spa & Wellness
Sienna X launches retail range into Boots
Sienna X has launched a small selection of retail products
Vita Liberata acquired by US pharmaceutical company
Professional tanning brand Vita Liberata has been sold
Novalash names 2018 UK brand ambassadors
Pro lash brand Novalash has announced its line up of
We take a look inside PB’s digital world
What’s hot on PB TV
Professional Beauty’s exclusive video channel offers how-to guides, business advice, treatment demos and more, helping your business stay on top of the latest trends
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
Spa treatment figures soared in December when compared
Insider nails
December was a good month for the nail industry, with
developing Entrepreneurs
To encourage women to be business leaders, we need to be more flexible in the way we operte, writes HELLEN WARD
Our experts answer an array of questions about every aspect of running a successful salon or spa business
Talking to… Katie Walker
The Pride of Britain Awards winner talks to Amanda Pauley about opening her own salon after escaping a violent partner and her dream to train domestic violence survivors in hair and beauty
Show hot list
We uncover the key launches not to be missed at PROFESSIONAL BEAUTY LONDON on February 25–26 at ExCeL
So much to see
It’s the 30th anniversary of PROFESSIONAL BEAUTY LONDON on February 25–26 at ExCeL. Here’s a taster of the launches and trends that visitors will be the first to spot
The future of spa
The World Spa & Wellness Convention will see renowned international speakers share their insight on the disruptors and innovations set to shape the spa market this year
Take your SEAT
There are an incredible 11 education and training programmes running at PB London at ExCel on February 25–26. Here are a few of the sessions you can’t afford to miss
Talons at the ready
Want to make a name for yourself as a leading nail tech? Put your skills to the test at the INTERNATIONAL NAIL CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018 at Professional Beauty London
Game face
Aspiring and accomplished MUAs can show off their skills in make-up mastery at the WARPAINT MAKE-UP CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018
Mental health is in the spotlight at the moment but it’s not just about clients. There are any ways in which employers can look out for themselves and their staff, discovers GEORGIA SEAGO
Light fantastic
Laser and IPL can offer serious profit potential far beyond hair removal. FIONA VLEMMIKS explores the capabilities of this versatile tech
Speedy recovery
If you’re considering making the move into using laser or IPL to treat skin concerns, check out these skincare products to help speed up clients’ downtime
Raising THE BAR
Sarah-Anne Barham has made the leap from home-based lash artist to successful business owner, opening her first salon in Felixstowe, Suffolk. AMANDA PAULEY discovers how specialising in lashes has paid off
Time to celebrate
Don’t miss your chance to party with the best in the industry at the PB and WSW Awards
Michelle Quimby of Body Contour in Cheshire won a day of business advice in PB North’s Win Mark competition. We catch up with her to see what she learned
Bullying harassment
With harassment cases hitting the headlines, DAVID WRIGHT takes a closer look at the claims you’re likely to see in a salon, and the steps you should take to tackle them
A new app launches to get a precise colour match on polish, and we explore the new S2 HQ to find out how the move will benefit its salon and tech accounts
Sweet Squared has moved to a purpose-built office and warehouse. Georgia Seago went to Leeds to check it out and catch up with co-founder Samantha Sweet
IN A different league
A sneak peek at the hottest treatments launching at Professional Beauty London, plus we review The Ned’s rejuvenating hammam experience
Vitamin BOOST
Wonder ingredient vitamin C makes several appearances in advanced skincare this month, giving clients a much-needed winter-time pep up
How to make it as an… aesthetic therapist
Martine Jarman, skin health expert and director of SkinGenius Clinic in Cheshire, reveals how to make the move from beauty therapist to aesthetician