beauty

  1. K

    Hair extensions and beauty trainer

    Hi all, so I’m after some advice please. I’ve been doing hair extensions and beauty for around 7 years and I would love to become a trainer. I’m currently doing my AET level 3. Has anyone here had a hair or beauty business and then become a trainer? Did you add the training element to your...
  2. HayleyDenice

    Beauty Level 2 VRQ

    Good Evening! I hope everyone is doing well despite the lockdown. I am new here and would love some advice and even experiences on studying for the VRQ Level 2 Beauty. I am 26 and have been offered a place on a Part time Beauty Level 2 VRQ at East Berkshire College. What is your experience of...
  3. nataliemckeemakeup

    Beauty therapy level 3 equivalent

    Hi everyone, I’m wondering if anyone has heard of this? I’m an NVQ level 2 beauty therapist aswell as a beauty tutor and hold VTCT assessor award. I am also trained and insured to carry out and teach treatments such as microneedling, dermaplane, injectable Mesotherapy, BB Glow and quite a...
  4. F

    Training in hair or beauty at 30

    Hey everyone I’m new to the site and just really wanted some genuine advice I’m turning 29 this month, I have a 9 month old daughter and I need a career. I’ve always had a passion for hair and beauty and I’m itching to start a course at my local college but I’m at a real crossroads as to which...
  5. L

    Treatwell?

    Hi all, I have just started my own business and I’m renting a room in a holistic/ lash training salon. I have existing clients already (not a lot) but I am trying to find as many ways as possible to promote, I have done leaflet dropping, Facebook and Instagram ads but I am now thinking of going...
  6. J

    Starting mobile technician business

    Hello everyone, I’m due to start my mobile nail technician business next month and I was wondering what people’s set ups are. Do I need to buy a usb nail lamp and plug it into a portable charger? Or do people just plug their lamps into a wall? I also need advice on how to promote my business...
  7. H

    Monat skincare

    Hi All, Has anyone got feedback, opinion or experience with the new Monat skincare range? I’m interested in using it within my beauty facials and possibly retailing it. I’ve tried a few samples and they look and feel lovely. It apparently sold out in a few days and is a brand new range. it...
  8. H

    Eyebrow help!

    So, I have working for a very big brand proving brow treatments for about 3 1/2 years now and been in the industry for over 4 years. So safe to say, I know my brows! It’s my favourite ever treatment to do. So, I do so many wax and tints day in and day out, now I am starting my business on the...
  9. Orchardmakeup

    Lining your trolley?

    Has anyone come up with a better idea to line their trolley than couch roll? Always looks messy. Pics would be great.
  10. jenny b

    Job opportunity Manchester

    SHAINDY’S STUDIO We’re a professional Hair and Beauty salon based in Manchester we pride ourself with our customer satisfaction. A position has become available for a full / part time beauty therapist / nail technician level 3 on a commission basis We have a large client base that has potential...
  11. M

    Finger/hand tattoos

    Hi everyone! This is my first post on here so I hope this is okay I am just after some advice, I have 13 tattoos all over some covered some not and that has never been a problem at my work place (I’m incredibly lucky) BUT I have always wanted a hand tattoo and some finger tattoos. I know what...
  12. Makeuplady

    Micro teach via Skype

    Hi All - just finishing off my AET and I’m at the dreaded micro teach session. My session is going to be held via Skype so I can’t do the traditional “get everyone involved” as my peers won’t be together to practice on each other. Has anyone done their micro teach via Skype? Can you offer any...
  13. M

    How do I go from mobile to opening a salon?

    Hello everyone, this is my first post and I would really appreciate some friendly, professional advice... So I'm a L2&3 NVQ qualified beauty therapist and have been running my own mobile business for almost 2 years now after working 2 years in the salon (employed). I am doing extremely well, a...
  14. A

    Funding for NVQ level 2?

    Hello, I am hoping someone can give me a bit of advice. I am looking to do an nvq level 2 beauty course but need funding. I do not want to go to college for a year as this is not really suitable around my life at the moment. I am from Leicester and it is EXTREMELLY sparse when it comes to...
  15. N

    Aesthetic therapist?

    I’m currently studying level two beauty therapy which I will complete in July. I hoping to do level 3 in Sep and then level 4 after. My aim is to be an aesthetic therapist eventually but not too sure how to go about it... any advice or guidance would be much appreciated. Thankyou
  16. S

    Threading

    How should you move your neck and head when using the neck and mouth threading technique?
  17. R

    British Beauty Academy

    Today I have attended a spray tanning course with the British beauty academy at Birmingham. In all honesty I was a little sceptical due to seeing mixed online reviews, however I am so glad that I went ahead with the course. At the start of the course we were provided an information manual and...
  18. R

    Beauty room to rent in Islington

    Angel Faces Salon is looking for an individual, preferrably with their own clients to rent a beauty room. This is a professional hair and beauty salon based in London, N1 area. For further information please contact 07882532890 or email Raisapak@hotmail.com
  19. Soph_beauty

    Lash lifting

    Hi, I’ve been wanting to do lash lifting for a while now as I am a mobile business. At first I couldn’t decide if I wanted to do lifting or extensions but I’ve come to the conclusion that lifting will fit in with my current personal life. However, I don’t know what brand to go for in lifting. I...
  20. T

    At home beauty salon?

    I’ve been mobile for over a year now in beauty, and was thinking of changing to do doing a home salon to make things easier for myself? Does anyone do home based beauty and would recommend it? Not sure how I feel about people coming in and out of my parents house as I’m only 19 and still living...
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