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The Salon Magazine October Issue Now Online!

Major Player In this month’s issue: AW15 launches The latest hair extensions systems Manicure essentials Advanced beauty trends Christmas promotion ideas Click Here to view it now!

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Saks Hair & Beauty raises over £10k in five hours for women’s cancers

Saks Hair & Beauty held an action-packed charity day to raise funds and awareness for gynaecological cancers, with an amazing £10,000 raised in just five hours. As part of a two-year charity partnership with The Eve Appeal, the salon chain opened its doors on Sunday 6 September for a nationwide fundraising effort offering hair and beauty appointments in return for donations. Saks ...

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Save the Rhino International launches annual nail art campaign

Today, 22 September, is World Rhino Day and to mark the date UK conservation charity Save the Rhino is launching a national social media campaign with British cosmetics brand Barry M in a bid to inspire creative nail art in aid of the charity. With the hashtag #NailIt4Rhinos, the campaign encourages people to customise their nails throughout September, sharing their creations on Facebook, Pinterest, ...

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Book now: Linda Nordstrom to host IBX Certifications training sessions at Olympia Beauty

The revolutionary salon-only IBX system has taken the nail industry by storm and this year the brand will be providing training classes by none other than the highly influential Linda Nordstrom herself, at Olympia Beauty. Learn how to use the IBX system, a two-step nail treatment that is specifically designed to treat, protect and repair even the most damaged nails. ...

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Employment contracts: it’s just good business, says NHF

The NHF has stressed the importance of salon owners ensuring they have contracts in place for their staff, no matter how informal or relaxed an environment they foster, as it continues to receive calls from members who have got into disputes with employees and have no contract to fall back on. Having a contract keeps salon owners protected Contract-less may mean defence-less if you end ...

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Leading North East country house hotel opens luxurious spa

North East country house hotel, Ramside Hall Hotel has unveiled a luxurious new spa as the final stage of a £16m investment. The Spa at Ramside, based near Durham, opened to the public on 15 August offering premium spa facilities and creating around 60 new jobs for the region. Along with its five pools – including a 25 metre swimming ...

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Diary date: HABB’s Women’s Networking Event with Caroline Neville

HABB’s Women’s Networking Event has announcedCaroline Neville, president of Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW) as its business expert for the 2015 edition, taking place 22 September. Neville, who is a highly respected leader in the communications industry and has achieved almost 20 years as CEW president, will be interviewed by past-HABB President and managing director of the Richard Ward Hair & Metrospa, Hellen ...

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The Salon Magazine September Issue Now Online!

Classic beauty In this month’s issue: Hot launches at this year’s Olympia Beauty The latest in-salon hair smoothers Lucrative lash services to add to your menu Gel-polish systems unwrapped Click Here to view it now!

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Salon Genius upgrades its beauty software offering

Salon Genius has upgraded its beauty software offering, enabling beauty salons and therapists to increase revenue, reduce costs and maximise their business while also ensuring they adhere to industry guidelines. Innovative new features include contra-indication alerts – entered against a client record card, the alerts will flag up if the client tries to book an unsuitable appointment so therapists or receptionists can rearrange or even prevent them ...

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HMRC launches campaign targeting hair and beauty employers not paying the National Minimum Wage

Last week HM Revenue and Customs launched its campaign to target salon and barbershop owners who may be paying less than the National Minimum Wage. The NHF has warned salon owners about the upcoming campaign since the beginning of the year, but is now urging members to double check their payrolls comply with government regulations while they still have the opportunity to fix ...

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