The long and short of lashes

As part of its campaign to educate beauty professionals and consumers about lash and eye health, Nouveau Lashes discusses lashes and lash treatments with Trisha Buller, a highly regarded trichologist with over 40 years’ experience. Can you tell us about the eyelash growth cycle and the difference between eyelash growth and scalp hair growth? “Each […]

Phone apps mislead eczema sufferers

More than a third of phone apps currently available to help eczema sufferers manage their skin do not comply with international treatment guidelines, according to a new study. Led by Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University, the study also found that none of the apps fulfil “the complete set of criteria for educational information, tracking functions or […]

Salon wins Dermalux Tri-Wave

The owner of a Townsville salon destroyed by fire last year has won a Dermalux Tri-Wave system. Anna Preston, the sole owner/operator of Anna’s Skin & Beauty, was devastated when her salon was destroyed by fire just 14 months after its launch, but she didn’t stay down for long – she re-opened at a new […]

Suzie Mcintosh reopens in style

Six months after the roof of her luxury Melbourne salon collapsed during a thunderstorm, Suzie Mcintosh has reopened the salon in style. Suzie, who was forced to shut the doors of her salon in December after freak floods and “golf ball sized hail” caused the roof to collapse one morning, invited salon clients to celebrate […]

Dr Des lands in Oz

Dr Des Fernandes, the founder and scientific director of Environ Skin Care, visited Australia last month to spread the word about the power of Vitamin A. Renowned as the creator of the first skincare range to include vitamin A “in high enough doses to counteract the harmful effects of the environment”, Dr Des was the […]

Derma Aesthetics exceeds expectations

Derma Aesthetics, the distributor of dermaviduals skincare in Australia and New Zealand, has two big reasons to celebrate this month – co-managing director Simone Vescio has been appointed to the International Academy of Corneotherapy’s board of education and the company has launched a ‘game changing’ micro-needling device. Simone said it was a great honour to […]

Lady Lashees head north

Five lash stylists from Sydney’s Lady Lash salon have qualified for the finals of The Sunshine Pro-Series Lash competition at this month’s Brisbane Hair and Beauty Expo. “Chosen from hundreds of entries”, Jasmine Lim, Faye Jiang, Katy Chen, Rachel Lee and Mei-Ling Lai,  will compete in various styles and divisions at the competition which attracts entrants […]

Expo reveals ‘superstar’ line-up

Beauty Expo Australia has revealed the line-up of “local and international superstar educators” who will conduct seminars and workshops at the two-day event in Sydney next month. Expo director Cory Watson says the “highly anticipated 2019 education program” is “a must-see for beauty professionals wanting to expand their skill-sets”. She says “globally celebrated experts will […]

Skincare device market set to almost double

The global skincare devices market, which was worth US$9.1 billion last year, is expected to grow 12 percent per annum for the next five years to reach a massive US$17.8 billion by 2024. Launching its ‘Global Skincare Devices Market – Analysis and Forecast’ report, VynZ Research said the market is driven by factors such as […]

Estée Lauder joins fight against animal testing

The Estée Lauder Companies has become the latest beauty company to join the #BeCrueltyFree campaign – the world’s largest ever initiative to ban cosmetics animal testing. The company, which owns over 25 beauty brands including Estée Lauder, Clinique, Prescriptives, MAC, La Mer and Bobbi Brown, “one of the first cosmetics companies to eliminate animal testing as a […]

Jax Wax empowers Indigenous community

Jax Wax Australia is holding free beauty workshops for Aboriginal women on the north coast of NSW to help develop their self-esteem ‒ and potentially help them begin careers in the beauty industry. The company held its first one-day Beauty Workshop for Ginda Barri mums at the Macleay Valley Workplace Learning Centre in Kempsey last […]

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