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Hello and welcome back! A message From Oliver Fincher, MD

While everyone has tales to tell of the past three months, the reality for our industry is that it has been a very difficult time. No industry that must completely shut down for months on end can do well. However, nearly every hairdresser and beautician I know has managed themselves with skill and patience, and I am delighted that our industry is starting up again with such enthusiasm and optimism. I congratulate you all.

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Cost effective, quick and easy nail and beauty treatments, perfect for your re-opening

Now that UK beauty salons and nail bars are preparing for their re-opening on Monday 13th July, it’s important to assess the different types of treatments you can provide under the new guidelines.

On Thursday 9th July, it was announced that you will be unable to provide treatments directly to the face such as facial waxing, eyelash treatments and make-up applications, due to the much greater risk of transmission.

However, there is still an array of other treatments you can offer your clients that save time and money…

3 day ago
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Beauty salons and nail bars set to re-open from Monday 13th July under new guidelines

Great news for beauty salons, nail bars, tattoo studios and physical therapy businesses as last night on Thursday 9th July, the Government announced they can re-open from Monday 13th July following a newly released set of guidelines.

4 day ago
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We're open and have a late night on Tuesdays!

Great news! All Aston & Fincher stores are opening on Monday 22nd June for you to shop in. The health and safety of our customers, as well as clients, are our top priority. So, we have implemented a comprehensive set of guidelines to help minimise risks and to ensure the wellbeing of everyone in store.

1 month ago
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What PPE is VAT free?

What are some PPE items VAT Free?

1 month ago
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Therapists and beauty salons back to work Q&A

How can salons and mobile therapists best prepare themselves for this new way of working?

1 month ago
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The difference between vinyl, nitrile and latex gloves for hair and beauty professionals

The main three types of single use glove in our industry are Nitrile, Latex and Vinyl, and in this article we go through their differences. 

2 months ago
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A little thank-you for our NHS

To make life a little better for the patients and to say “Thank You” to the team working there we have delivered Alfaparf shampoo and conditioner and Its a 10 Leave In Conditioner to the Nightingale  - nearly 1800 bottles! 

3 months ago
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Covid-19 links for your business

There are grants and useful contacts available for businesses, from those with a single employee to salon and spa chains. We have collected together the key information relating to the Covid-19 crisis here.

3 months ago
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