Irish Spa Business School Launch

UK based Spa Business School,  has partnered with leading Irish spa consultant Peigin Crowley to provide and advanced spa business management programs specific to the Irish spa market. The Irish Spa Business school will facilitate an Advanced...

Voya to Launch Voya MAN

Leading Irish organic spa brand, Voya, are to add 3 new male specific products to their retail range. Formulated by men, for men, this 3 step regime recognises the biological differences between the male and female skin, such as: Higher androgen levels Increased skin...

News: basq NYC Wins Mother & Baby Award 2018

Celebrity favourite pregnancy skincare range basq NYC, has been awarded gold in the Best New Mum / Maternity Skincare Range at the Mother & Baby Awards 2018,  for its range of Resilient Body Stretchmark Oil. The cult US range of bump safe products and treatments is...

Product Spotlight: Seoulista Beauty Instant Facial

Sheet masks are everywhere at the moment ranging from the mind numbing expensive to the downright cheap and nasty. This K-Beauty trend doesn't seem to be going anywhere in a hurry, in fact it is one of the fastest growing sub categories in beauty retail. I won't...

Salon Music – Thinking Beyond Panpipes!

Background music in your salon can be a bit of minefield. Traditional relaxation music, while beautiful, can get in on you after a while - in fairness any music played on a continuous loop for 8 hours is enough to get on anyones nerves. The music you play for clients...

Product Spotlight: CND RescueRXx Daily Keratin Treatment

CND RescueRXx - Cult Product? The word cult product can be bandied around a lot in this industry and in many cases is nothing more than marketing hype. It's refreshing when I do come across a product that not only does what it claims to (shock horror - a rare quality)...

Product Spotlight: Daniel Sandler Watercolour Liquid Blush

Daniel Sandler Watercolour Liquid Blush - Beauty Edit Approved and a Make-Up Kit #MustHave Available in a choice of 15 shades, Watercolour Liquid Blush is the hero product from celebrity make-up artist Daniel Sandler's award winning range. Often imitated but never...

The Hut Group buy ESPA

E-Commerce Giant Buys Luxury Spa & Skincare Brand Hot on the heals of their recent acquisition of Glossy Box, the Hut Group have announce their purchase of leading British spa brand ESPA in a deal set to be worth over £100 million. The Hut Group have proven themselves...

Vegan Nail Polish Brands to Use in Your Spa

Should you offer Vegan Nail Polish ? It is fair to say that the beauty industry moves at the speed of light. Trends happen overnight and brands / beauty service providers are constantly challenged to adapt or get left behind. As a salon owner or spa manager, you need...

Brand Spotlight: Basq NYC

Pregnancy Body Care & Spa Treatments For those of you who follow me on Instagram, you may have noticed the Basq NYC pregnancy body care products which featured in some of my recent posts and stories. I was given the opportunity to try out the range which has just...