Skin cancer signs all salon staff should know

While salon therapists are not doctors, they are often the first line of defence when it comes to skin health. That is, Australians tend to be more likely to be bare-skinned in a beauty salon than they are to go for a skin-cancer check at a specialist’s office. With that in mind, it’s imperative for […]

Nail salons under fire over rise in infections

According to the Australian Podiatry Association (APA), podiatrists are seeing a dramatic increase in the number of patients with fungal and bacterial infections, and they believe these have been caused by unhygienic conditions at nail salons. Joe Brooks, a podiatrist and director of the APA, told ABC Radio that he and his peers are alarmed […]

26′ Deep Ocean Alchemy fills the void in male grooming

It can be tricky when it comes to offering suitable products to male clients. Male skin is thicker, and deals with more trauma through shaving than a woman’s facial skin does. With that in mind, it’s beneficial to have male-specific products on hand.  26’ Deep Ocean Alchemy comes through with the goods. The products are […]

Tony & Munro launches men’s make-up

Make-up artists, rejoice! The days of finding a make-up line suitable for men’s skin could be over, thanks to the range released by new brand, Tony & Munro. Until now, we’ve been forced to use women’s make-up on men, with less-than-stellar results. For starters, men’s skin is about 25% thicker and generally oilier than women’s, […]

Botox: not just for wrinkles

Botox is a go-to for those stubborn frown lines and deep crows feet, sure. But doctors are using the injectable to treat a whole host of complaints from clients. Chronic migraines Beverly Hills plastic surgeon Doctor William Binder observed that when he gave patients Botox for wrinkles, they reported fewer headaches. After long-running tests on […]

The 5-second, non-invasive wrinkle buster

As the call for less invasive facial treatments intensifies, Advanced Cosmeceuticals has presented their latest offering: ActivLayr Nano-Collagen Boost. It’s the world’s first marine collagen nano fibre eyepatch, resulting from years of biotechnology research and development. Composed of 100% natural and sustainably sourced ingredients, ActivLayr is the fastest, non-invasive bioactive dermal delivery system in the […]

Daniel Isaacs: The winning formula

There is a delicate science to getting skincare to perform. The Director of Research of Medik8, Daniel Isaacs jetted into Australia recently and revealed to Anita Quade how his chemistry degree led him to research breakthroughs in beauty.   You completed a chemistry degree at Leeds University and then went into researching skin biochemistry and […]

SmileDirectClub arrives in Australia

SmileDirectClub has celebrated its official arrival Australia with a lunch for media and influencers at Sydney’s Shangri-La Hotel. Guests enjoyed a three-course lunch with SmileDirectClub’s senior marketing executives on the 26th floor of the hotel in the Altitude Restaurant. During the lunch, SmileDirectClub president Kay Oswald introduced the brand, explaining that the company helps people […]

The simple truth about skincare

Ensuring that the cosmeceutical skincare range that you stock and prescribe is as effective as possible, is essential in providing optimum skincare outcomes and results for your clients. Formulating Chemist and Managing Director of asap skin products Carley Stewart explains. Understanding active skincare formulations and making the right choice can be as easy as A, B, […]

Solaire wins ‘Best Spray Tan Brand’

Solaire Spray Tan Solutions has bagged the ‘Best Spray Tan Brand’ at the 2019 Luxlife Awards, beating out dozens of competitors. Citing an impressive list of tanning-industry innovations – including the use of true bases and its flawless and faultless results – Solaire cemented its place as the premier spray tan manufacturer in the country. […]

ModelCo turns 18

ModelCo celebrated its eighteenth birthday with a pink-tastic party at Alexandria’s Pix on Location. Guests were treated to delish canapés and juices (it was a morning event, after all) before settling in to not only pay homage to the last 18 years of the brand, but to also hear first-hand about ModelCo’s plans for expansion […]

MORPHE launches at The Studio

Cult makeup brand MORPHE launched into the Australian market with an exclusive party at The Studio, Rosebery. Loved by makeup artists, models and celebrities worldwide, the rule-breaking makeup brand promoted its highly anticipated holiday collections, which was showcased throughout the evening. Greeted by a confetti-laden media wall with ‘it’ girl DJ Asia Carino on the […]

Genuine friends more powerful than social influencers

Choosing a salon or clinic is a highly personal decision. It’s a commitment to be vulnerable and to invest heavily in the services of the technicians employed there. And once a consumer makes that decision, it is usually enduring. A recent UK survey revealed that over half of the individuals taking part (53%) were anxious […]

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