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 Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) has released what they call definitive advice for returning to practice for registered healthcare practitioners.
Aesthetic industry bodies and medical associations attended a roundtable meeting on December 17 with MP Jackie Doyle-Price, parliamentary under secretary of state for mental health, inequalities and suicide prevention to discuss standards and safety of cosmetic procedures.
The British Association of Cosmetic Nurses (BACN) has published Suggested Operational Guidelines for COVID-19 – Reintegration of Medical Aesthetic Services for its members.
The Department of Health (DoH) has clarified that its new COVID-19 regulations do not apply to medical aesthetics.
The Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) has published guidance on returning to work in aesthetic clinics.
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.
Superdrug has launched the Skin Renew Service, which will provide anti-wrinkle and skin rejuvenation injectable treatments.
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.
A roundup of the latest news and events from the British Association of Cosmetic Nurses