About Us

Professional Beauty is the leading business-to-business magazine for the Australian beauty industry. It is published bi-monthly with a circulation of 9000 readers, reaching industry decision-makers in a highly competitive, profitable and dynamic sector. It’s the “bible of the Australian beauty industry” and has been for almost 30 years. All six editions present a mix of new product information, local and international news and special features keeping all those in the industry educated and informed.

Professionalbeauty.com.au houses the latest industry news online and is supported by the industry’s only twice-weekly email newsletter.

Professional Beauty co-hosts BEAUTY & SPA Insiders business summit which brings together industry experts for a day of inspiring talks, innovative ideas, and engaging conversations for those wishing to drive their beauty business to the next level.

Professional Beauty is available as a free digital magazine and available as a print delivery subscription as well. 


Anita Quade


With a journalism career spanning more than 20 years that includes editing daily newspapers and magazines both locally and internationally (the UK and the Middle East), Anita’s fierce love of the beauty industry made joining the team at Professional Beauty in 2018 her ideal job. Her role involves writing about the ever-growing number of inspirational movers and shakers and keeping readers updated on the latest beauty products, devices and treatments.

Hannah Gay

Online & Special Projects Editor

Hannah joined Professional Beauty in December 2019 as Beauty Editor before moving into the role of Online and Special Projects Editor. Hannah manages online written, social and video content for Professional Beauty, with a keen interest in the latest industry news. She loves to be kept up-to-date on professional brand and product launches, business profiles, and all news impacting Australian beauty salon workers.

Julie Davidson

National Sales Manager

For the past two decades Julie has had the privilege of working with several publishing and media companies, across a variety of fashion, youth, business and lifestyle brands. “My passion for magazines and publishing started as a teenager and is still as alive as ever. I’m looking forward to the next chapter working with the team at Professional Beauty to further enhance and grow its prestige positioning in the market and develop new and exciting partnerships to continue its ongoing success!”

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