Coronavirus

Coronavirus (Covid-19) is having a huge impact on the hair and beauty industry. Keep up to date on the latest news and advice for hairdressers and hair salons here…

Saks Open New Salon in Leeds City Centre

Last updated September 1, 2021

Nationwide salon group Saks have opened a new hair and beauty salon in Leeds in a post-lockdown transformation. Salon owner Natalie Jenkins decided to convert her salon, previously known as Millie’s Beauty, to Saks, making it a go-to for all thing’s hair and beauty in Leeds. The West Yorkshire salon is the brand’s second salon Read More

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Covid-19 Guidance Update For Salons and Barbers

Last updated August 5, 2021

As restrictions have been lifted, The Hair and Barber Council have offered guidance and are encouraging salons and barbershops to remain cautious in order to protect staff and clients. Salons and barbershops are being urged to practice key behaviours to further protect them and help reduce the spread of Covid-19. The Hair and Barber Council Read More

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Salon Supplies Raises Over £6,000 for Hair and Beauty Charity

Last updated June 17, 2021

Salon Supplies has raised £6,135 for the Hair and Beauty Charity through its Pietranera sales over the past 12 months. Salon Supplies, which has almost 50 years of experience with supplying and supporting professionals in the hair and beauty industry across the UK in-salon, in-store and online, led a 365-day campaign giving a percentage of all Read More

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How One Hairdresser is Boosting Business by Advertising with MailOnline

Last updated June 14, 2021

For hairdressing businesses the impact of multiple lockdowns has been devastating, but new advertising platform MailOnline Ad Manager is set to help drive clients through the door. Before the pandemic hit, trade was booming for Tom Hallahan, 32, who opened Aitch & Aitch hair salon in Beckenham, Kent, five years ago.  He had a team Read More

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Confusion Over Government Guidance and Law for Visors in England

Last updated May 17, 2021

There is some confusion within the England hairdressing industry as to whether Government Guidance and the law means visors or goggles need to be worn in hairdressing salons from Monday 17 May. The official government guidance in England for face masks and visors has not changed The confusion comes from the fact the law no Read More

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How to Avoid Feeling Lonely and Isolated as a Salon Owner

Last updated May 6, 2021

As part of HJ’s Mental Health Awareness Week, we discuss how being a salon owner can be a lonely affair especially during the challenges of running a busy salon after lockdown. Business coach Liz McKeon shares her tips on how to cope when you’re feeling isolated, stressed or alone. Research has consistently shown that entrepreneurship Read More

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