The British College of Aesthetic Medicine (BCAM) held its first virtual conference from September 14 to 21. The event featured leading speakers and exploring the latest innovations, techniques and best practice in aesthetics.
Vicky Grammatikopoulou, the CEO of Vie Aesthetics, has been shortlisted as a finalist in two categories at the Best Business Women Awards 2020; Best Customer Service and Best Business Woman in Hair and Beauty.
CCR 2020, as part of events company Easyfairs, has been postponed until October 14 and 15 next year.
The British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) has released statistics indicating that during COVID-19, 59% of healthcare workers seen in occupational skin disease clinics have been affected by irritant contact dermatitis, due to increased PPE use and frequent hand washing.
Insurance provider Hamilton Fraser has partnered with the Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) to offer new policy holders a free year of membership with the JCCP.
Digital design agency Blowmedia has partnered with CRM booking software Pabau and review platform Trustpilot to bring free trials of both technologies to clinics across the UK.
Aesthetic practitioner Dr Daniel Hunt has opened two new aesthetic clinics, Imperial Aesthetics, located in Harley Street, London and Chalfont St Giles, Buckinghamshire. They were set to launch earlier on in the year but the openings were delayed due to COVID-19.
A roundup of the latest news and events from the British Association of Cosmetic Nurses
UK aesthetic product distributor Harpar Grace has donated a total of 540 iS Clinical products, worth more than £8,500, to NHS frontline workers across the country.
Cosmeceutical company Skinbrands has partnered with skincare manufacturer Medik8 to help produce support packages for aesthetic businesses, which will include free PPE and a 20% discount for Medik8 orders.