By Sarah Hardy Kiernan My story is not that unheard of these days, but if I can help someone who cannot have a voice regain their confidence, help someone not feel alone or inspire them to truly be themselves again and keep aspiring post-pandemic in the Beauty Industry – then that is enough for me.…

What’s the issue? The lack of regulation in the beauty industry in the UK is seriously alarming.  Currently, lack of legislation in the UK beauty industry means there is nothing to stop someone with little or no training from establishing themselves as a seemingly professional therapist. The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health has just released a report…

I’m pretty sure that every woman at sometime or other has hated the prospect of hair removal, whether it’s a quick shave or a full on wax session. We are socially conditioned to be as soft as a peach right? The only trouble is that it can be very uncomfortable, costly and not pretty to…

By Jessica Harris May 10, 2021 tropicskincare.com The most important step in your skincare regime, whatever the weather.  When the temperatures plummet and our thoughts inevitably turn from bikinis to bobble hats, there’s an element of summer that should be front and centre for every season – SPF. It’s often synonymous with long days at the…

‘I’m in two minds’ – A phrase we have all heard or used. A phrase that couldn’t be closer to the truth. I am Cassie, a fully qualified and accredited control therapist. The control isn’t my control, it is yours. I teach you to be able to help take control over your two minds and…

Written by Beth Pullen (LashBase Influencer) Do eyelash extensions ruin your natural lashes?  Well in short the answer is no! This question I hear a lot from people who have never had them before but would love to try them. Everyone is nervous the first time they try something but how amazing is it that…

We are excited to announce the official launch of The Image Directory. Wanting to raise standards within this largely unregulated industry The Image Directory was born out of the idea of creating a professional platform and search engine for the hair, beauty, fitness, holistics and aesthetics industries. Our experience of training beauty professionals means we…

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…