New Government guidelines in England permitting the reopening of the beauty industry following the COVID-19 pandemic still restrict practitioners performing facial treatments.
Communications consultancy Kendrick PR has created a bespoke clinic marketing toolkit, available to download from the company’s website.
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Two aesthetic practitioners have created a marketplace platform that connects non-surgical aesthetic patients to practitioners.
New coronavirus lockdown rules published by Public Health England on Friday afternoon state that providers of cosmetic, aesthetic and wellness treatments are not permitted to reopen until further notice.
Distribution company Wigmore Medical has announced changes to its training programme for skincare range ZO Skin Health, in response to COVID-19.
The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) has recommended that aesthetic nurses seeking advice on reopening their clinics should refer to guidance issued by the British Association of Cosmetic Nurses (BACN) and accredited voluntary registers, the Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) and Save Face.
According to a survey of 2,031 medical aesthetic practitioners, 41% are planning to operate in the UK from July 4 following the COVID-19 lockdown.
Cosmetic Insure, Enhance Insurance and Hamilton Fraser Cosmetic Insurance have released statements on medical malpractice insurance following the relaxation of COVID-19 lockdown restrictions.
A survey of 2,352 consumers by practitioner register Save Face suggested that 98% of respondents wanted a non-surgical cosmetic treatment once lockdown restrictions lifted, but also deemed safety measures to be essential for them to proceed.