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Planning for the festive season can start as early as the previous Christmas for big high street retailers. Of course not as easy for some of us who run small businesses. There are clients to serve and staff to manage. However foreplanning can reap real rewards.If you have only just come up for air and realised you need to get into the Christmas ji
 Why should we learn more about our bodies?From the beginning of our lives we have learnt the basic essentials of how to survive. Taught to walk, taught to eat and taught to rest. These are the f
Why would you need a Liquor Licence? Whether you’re creating a promotional evening or just to saying thank you to your existing clients.  Can you do this legally?In the past, we would openly offe
The Holidays are a magical time for sharing heartfelt wishes with friends and family, gifting presents and enjoying the sound of Christmas carols and the smell of warm gingerbread. However, for spa ow
While plenty of spas focus on pre-wedding pampering packages, don’t forget to capitalise on the minimoon trend by offering a package aimed at couples who have just tied the knot. For the last ten year
A wellness retreat is a special kind of getaway - not quite a vacation, not quite an adventure, and yet likely the most rewarding getaway you’ll ever give yourself. Because that’s exactly what a welln
Why do we need to start taking care of ourselves?Welcome to the busiest and most demanding time of our lives where every day brings additional new challenges, stresses and strains! We are now con
The weekend of 22nd and 23rd September was World Wellness weekend, celebrated in over 80 countries around the world. A number of spas, beauty salons, suppliers and industry experts joined in the celeb
On Sunday 21st October, Professional Beauty North will host a dedicated forum for salon and spa professionals to discuss business challenges and share solutions among like-minded colleagues, industry