The BABTAC & CIBTAC Annual Awards returned last weekend as part of their 40th anniversary celebrations and we are delighted to announce that Sally Durant was the proud recipient of the Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Industry. This Award recognises Sally's 35 + years’ experience in advanced beauty and aesthetics, combined with 20 years experience … Continue reading Sally Durant honoured with Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Industry
THE HEE REPORT: THE IMPLICATIONS OF NEW GOVERNMENT QUALIFICATION STANDARDS FOR BEAUTY THERPISTS AND NON-MEDICAL AESTHETIC PRACTITONERS Introduction On January 8th 2016 the Department of Health published the Health Education England Report outlining a new framework of qualifications from Levels 4 – 7 relevant to all beauty therapists working, or looking to work, in the … Continue reading The implications of new qualification standards for beauty therapists & non-medical aesthetic practitioners.
Press Release 7th June 2017 The JCCP is a newly proposed ‘self-regulating’ body for the non-surgical aesthetics industry in England formed after the publication by the Government of its policy on regulation in the sector in January 2016. The primary aim of the JCCP is to provide a mechanism that can enable the public to … Continue reading JCCP announces technology partners for its Practitioner & Education & Training Registers for patient data collection.
Professor David Sines, the interim chair of the Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) has issued an update and statement. It says: "As Interim Independent Chair of the Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP), appointed in January 2016, I value the opportunity to update all stakeholders on progress made so far. There has been a … Continue reading Latest statement by the Joint Council Of Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) – April 17
The JCCP is the newly proposed ‘selfregulating’ body for the non-surgical aesthetics industry in England formed after the publication by the Government of its policy on regulation in the sector in January 2016. The primary aim of the JCCP is to provide a mechanism that can enable the public to clearly identify safe practitioners across all non-surgical aesthetic treatments (see separate presentation on JCCP – February 2017).
In the Part One of this article for Vitality magazine, we examined the physical and chemical elements that make up the Natural Barrier Function (NBF) of the epidermis and the important influence that this structure, and its correct function, has on the overall health and condition of the skin. In part two of this study we will … Continue reading The Natural Barrier Function Of The Skin – Part Two
A Guide To Accredited Qualifications Over my 30-something years in education and training I have seen the comings and goings of numerous government policies and initiatives, the constant evolution of education methodologies and curriculum design formats, regular adaptations to occupational standards and ever changing requirements for measuring achievement. Terminology also changes with the wind. Indeed … Continue reading Making Sense Of The Training Minefield