According to a new report from the National Hair & Beauty Federation (NHFB), the hair and beauty sector was one of the hardest hit due to closures during the pandemic, with turnover falling by 45% YOY in 2020¹. Now, with many hair and beauty salons still playing catch up with appointments following these closures, almost a third of UK consumers admit they are struggling to get a salon appointment that fits around their schedule.
With lockdown still without a specified end, we spoke to L’Oréal Professionnel Education Manager Nicola Chamberlain about how to make the most of your days and make sure your ready for reopening.
Trends come and go but it’s clear that, when it comes to showing our individuality with our beauty choices, we’re going to be a little restricted over the next few months, thanks to the daily wearing of masks. However, says journalist Charisse Kenion, this makes nails the ideal focus for fun.
After the announcement of a third national lockdown in England to help control the spread of Coronavirus, Chancellor Rishi Sunak, also announced urgent support for retail, hospitality and leisure sectors, including beauty businesses.
Have you seen our latest series, How I Got Here, over on IGTV? We've spoken to some incredible hair & beauty professionals who have become the best at what they do.
Hair journalist Charisse Kenion talks to two hair and beauty pros about how they utilise social media to stay connected with clients during lockdown and how it can drive sales.
We’re in this together Once again, we’re in a nationwide lockdown and all personal care-related facilities have been told to close. We’ve been through this before, and we will get through it again, but if you need extra advice and support, check out these essential organisations.
Salon System nail expert, Jaz Moger, has created a sassy Scorpio step-by-step using GELLUX!
Running your own freelance business can be daunting, especially when it comes to the finances! Fear not - here are our top 10 tips for managing your finances as a freelance hair & beauty professional.
Calling all freelance hair and beauty specialists! Check out our 5 top tips for maximising the hours in your day.
Tie dye is the top trend for summer, so Salon System nail expert, Jaz Moger, has created a step by step using some gorgeously bright GELLUX colours to keep you right on trend!
With the salons closed, and no colleagues close by to give you a cheeky post-work mani, we reached out to OPI and nail artist Amy Tann to how what makes the perfect at-home manicure, because it’s no secret that the perfect nailfie starts with a proper manicure.