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…

‘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…

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…