Professional Beauty
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Professional Beauty - September 2019

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Professional Beauty September 2019 Articles

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10 reasons WHY SALON WNERS visit PB North
The show is back and bigger than ever, returning to Manchester on October 13–14 at new venue EventCity. Leading salon and spa owners reveal why attending Professional Beauty North is essential for their business
Northern LIGHTS
Some of the biggest pro brands will be out in force to showcase their innovative launches at PB North. Here is just a taster of the exciting new products and treatments visitors can expect
Whether you’re looking to upgrade your treatment menu or increase your salon’s reach on social media, there’s education aplenty for all beauty businesses at PB North 2019
Allin the mind
The new Natural & Holistic Stage at PB North is organised by hypnotherapy practitioner Lizzie Falconer. She tells us why spas and salons need to tap into the power of the mind
Game ON
Prove yourself as the best in your specialism – lashes, make-up or nails – by entering one of the exciting competitions at PB North, and gain much more than a trophy
Advances in technology from across the globe, coupled with technicians’impressive artistic expression, are making semipermanent make-up one of the industry’s most exciting sectors right now. GEORGIA SEAGO explores the latest trends
TOO MUCH of a good thing?
As consumers mix and match active ingredients in self-prescribed regimes thanks to the rise of affordable skincare, product overload is now a real issue. Amanda Pauley explores the trend and how to help clients break this vicious cycle
Campaign launches to promote qualified professionals and diverse careers in beauty
We take a look inside PB’s digital world
LOSING the Likes
PB’s social media editor Chris Halpin takes a look at some potential changes being made to Instagram, and how they might impact your business
Out About
Behind the scenes at all the parties, launches and events in the world of beauty and spa
Insider beauty
With consumers now having to battle environmental aggressors
Getting smartONLINE
The younger generation will judge a salon first and foremost on its digital presence, and even without a lot of time or budget, there are simple ways to boost yours, writes HELLEN WARD
ask the EXPERTS
Our experts answer an array of questions about every aspect of running a successful salon or spa business
ARE mobile beauty BUSINESSES killing high-street salons?
As more beauty pros go mobile, traditional salons and spas are having to compete like never before to retain custom. Guinot salon franchisee Justyna Rostek explores the rise of mobile beauty and its impact on high-street salons
ENGLISH escapes
Autumn’s openings draw on the best of British wellness traditions and reconnect guests with the great outdoors
Leaving TIME?
If an employee resigns impetuously after a disagreement or incident, should you let them change their mind? David Wright explains the legal procedures you need to follow
Tailored RESULTS
Personalised face and body treatments, and some ultravoluminous lash extensions come under the spotlight this month
Tips AND toes
It’s time for nail techs to restock their kits, with new pedi products; nail art accessories, a polymer enhancement system and more
How to make it as an…Assessor
Assessing learners on beauty courses involves being incredibly organised, but in turn it can be extremely rewarding, explains VTCT quality lead Sonia Robinson
THE best just got better
The Professional Beauty Awards 2020 will be an all-new standalone summer event. Make sure you’re recognised among the best in the business
Talking to…Eay Taylor
The founder of the eponymous aromatherapy brand talks to Amanda Pauley about the need for regulation in the beauty industry, taking sustainability seriously and becoming a household name
Making waves
Its dramatic clifftop location has inspired every aspect of the new spa at Mullion Cove. FIONA VLEMMIKS speaks to spa manager Hannah Martin about drawing on, and respecting, the coastal setting
NEW direction
It’s the start of a new era for Bio Sculpture GB. Managing director Richard Lipsitz tells GEORGIA SEAGO all about the company’s rebrand and what the future holds for Re:New Beauty
RETAIL therapy
Despite its bustling supermarket location, clever design has helped So Me Beauty Bar in Redhill create an oasis of calm. Fiona Vlemmiks finds out how it was done