With Valentine’s Day fast approaching my most common enquiry at the moment is “Can you remove my ex’s name”? The good news is I can, but it definitely won’t be removed by this Valentine’s Day as it could take the best part of a year to remove a tattoo completely. With so much bad press…

After 27 years within the beauty industry, an industry I love, I have worked after qualifying in several London salons, started my own salon, worked with private clients and enjoyed the flexibility this offered myself and my growing family. One thing that was always important to me were standards and education so I moved from…

Non-surgical treatments such as Botox and fillers account for nine out of 10 cosmetic procedures in the UK and are worth about £2.75bn a year. But the non-surgical cosmetic industry is almost entirely unregulated. Hundreds of companies across the UK offer dermal fillers but there are currently no rules about who can inject you with…

One of the reasons The Image Directory was created was the lack of enforced regulation behind the beauty industry. Customers put their trust in their beauty therapists and expect them to be qualified professionals.  The beauty industry is a complex one now with so many new treatments that range right up to aesthetics and some…