With calls for aesthetic practitioners to volunteer to support the COVID-19 vaccination programme, nurse prescriber Julie Redmond shares her experience to inspire others
Aesthetic clinic chains the Private Clinic and Cosmetics Skin Clinic have offered up their teams to help as volunteers to administer the AstraZeneca vaccine.
Following the recent lockdown in England, a number of aesthetic training courses were put on hold.
Laser manufacturer Lynton has launched a VTCT Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention.
The Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) has released new guidance stating that clinics should not remain open following the recent second wave lockdown announcement in England.
Insurance provider Hamilton Fraser Cosmetic Insurance is undertaking a survey to understand the impact of COVID-19 on medical aesthetic practitioners and to share best practice advice.
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.
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.