Following its announcement to support the reopening of medical aesthetic clinics, the Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) has further clarified what it considers to be an appropriate premises or clinic to deliver medically-related aesthetic treatments.
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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.
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.
The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Beauty, Aesthetics and Wellbeing (APPG BAW) has written to the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy to express ‘serious concern’ about the ‘loophole’ that allows medical services to offer botulinum toxin and other aesthetics treatments during lockdown.
Laser manufacturer Cynosure has launched the next generation of the Elite+ alexandrite-ND:YAG system that aim to allow for faster treatments with higher max energy.
The General Medical Council (GMC) has provided advice to the Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) on returning to work post-COVID-19.
Many aesthetic training companies are planning to resume live clinical training for treatments such as injectables from July 4 with new COVID-19 safety measures in place.
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The British Association of Sclerotherapists (BAS) will host a three-hour webinar on re-opening your clinic post COVID-19 on Saturday June 20.