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Free disinfection certification course from Barbicide

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought many issues to the public consciousness—not least hygiene procedures in the workplace. Most barbers will be aware of BARBICIDE®, the industry leader in helping to create safe and clean environments in the professional hair and beauty industry. Many beauty salons also swear by using the brand to keep their shop and equipment sanitised. The BARBICIDE®...

‘The Salon Jedi’ pledges £100,000 in free training to salon industry

Caroline Sanderson is the Director of multi-award winning Ego Hair Design Inverness established in 2002, and her Salon Jedi Coaching Academy established in 2010. Also known as ‘The Salon Jedi’, Caroline is a master at transforming not only salon results but salon owners themselves. She has some of the best salon success stories from the salons she coaches which she...

Salons closed—here’s some positive ideas from Wella for you to put into practice

There is no doubt about it that these tough times will affect every step of the hairdressing chain. From the factories that manufacturer our products, to the sales teams and distributors, and you the hairdresser and your clients. No one is immune to this and we will all do the best we possibly can to beat this. If you do...

Leicester salon supporting NHS workers with gift

Though the local business closed its doors on 23 March 2020, after monitoring the COVID-19 situation closely and acting in the best interest of its team and clients, Barrie Stephen Hair is keen to continue to support the local community at this difficult time. All NHS staff are welcome to claim a £20 voucher to use at any of the...

Charity statement regarding coronavirus difficulties

There is much uncertainty surrounding the continuing development of Covid-19, and the impact that it is going to have on our daily lives for the coming weeks and months. This is a National crisis and will impact on all aspects of society. The Hair and Beauty Charity need your help to continue giving aid to those who need, especially during...

#THEKNOWLEDGE is free for all

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The Fellowship for British Hairdressing is making its online education platform, #THEKNOWLEDGE free and accessible to everyone to support the industry during the current Coronavirus pandemic. Normally a member benefit, #THEKNOWLEDGE features a library of videos covering Inspiration, Education and Innovation. Videos feature Fellowship members and industry icons, including Karine Jackson, Robert Masciave, Sam Burnett and Robert Eaton. Fellowship President, Ken...

No business rates for salons—and other financial aid from government

The latest government advice is for people to stay away from others and avoid social interaction.  This will have a massive and disproportionate impact on service industries like hair and beauty which rely on face-to-face interaction with clients. In last week’s Budget, the government announced: Businesses with less than 250 staff will be refunded for sick pay payments for...

Helping your business deal with coronavirus

DISCLAIMER: This article has been written before any movement restrictions have been implemented in the UK, so the themes may not be relevant if the situation regarding the control of the pandemic has changed. Session stylist and barbershop owner, Joe Mills, is putting policies in place to deal with no shows and cancellations regarding Coronavirus. Joe, who owns MILLS X...

Is coronavirus pandemic affecting your salon?

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In the current coronavirus crisis, salons are already noticing no shows and cancellations, as consumers feel uneasy travelling or being in close proximity to other people. And while it’s a worrying time for salon owners, it’s also the perfect opportunity to take advantage of free time with your team and a chance to look at your policies and procedures. Jamie...

Maria Nila’s revolutionary two-step bleaching treatment

Maria Nila 2 step bleaching treatment
Sit back, relax and rely on your hairdressers’ expertise within chemical treatments while they bleach your hair. Bring your new hair and a complimentary gift home – violet pigment finishing treatment, Silver Shot. Maria Nila is strong in the vegan beauty segment targeting consumers through the professionals. Their goal is to build a strong professional vegan portfolio that connects the...

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