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Claire Hill: The (surprising) science behind hyaluronic acid

| November 30, 2020
Claire Hill: The (surprising) science behind hyaluronic acid

S8-28 Assist anti-ageing serum: the natural hyaluronic acid boost for youthful skin Trends come and go in beauty, but few anti-ageing ingredients have heralded the kind of breakthrough that hyaluronic acid had. But there’s a hook – not all forms of hyaluronic acid are alike. In fact, scientists now know that some forms of hyaluronic […]

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This Black Friday, Africology Goes Green

| November 24, 2020
This Black Friday, Africology Goes Green

Black Friday brings the opportunity to honour Earth’s delicate Green essence and celebrate all the abundance it manifests. We all have a collective responsibility to care for the Earth, as much as we do for our skin. Be part of positive change & join our Green Tribe.   This Green Friday Africology continues to pursue […]

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Environ Skin Care SA launches #EnvironCares Campaign on World Food Day

| November 22, 2020
Environ Skin Care SA launches #EnvironCares Campaign on World Food Day

16 October 2020 was no ordinary World Food Day. The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted food environments and systems; and the continuing economic fall-out is plummeting millions more people into food insecurity. Since hard lockdown in March this year, there has been a concerted mobilisation in South Africa to help improve access to sufficient food resources […]

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National Espresso Day: 6 Things You Didn’t Know About Espresso

| November 22, 2020
National Espresso Day: 6 Things You Didn’t Know About Espresso

National Espresso Day: 23 November 6 Things You Didn’t Know About Espresso There is a distinct difference between ordinary drip coffee and espresso – the biggest difference being between brewing methods and the beans. Coffee beans used for espresso are usually roasted for a longer period; more so than beans are roasted for drip coffee. Additionally, the beans […]

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ISPA launches new members-only virtual education series hosted by Patrick Huey

| October 21, 2020
ISPA launches new members-only virtual education series hosted by Patrick Huey

ISPA has revealed it will host a new virtual education series, called Shine On, featuring leading industry voices sharing their insights on a range of subjects critical to the industry’s present and future. ISPA will hold one instalment every month leading up to the 2021 ISPA Conference & Expo in Phoenix, Arizona, on 10-12 May. […]

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ResortSuite’s app lets guests control their own wellness itinerary

| October 18, 2020
ResortSuite’s app lets guests control their own wellness itinerary

“The future has always been tech-based, but COVID-19 will drive this trend from a nice-to-have to a must-have,” claims Frank Pitsikalis, founder and CEO of hospitality management software system ResortSuite. Article supplied by Spa Business – For more information contact https://www.spabusiness.com He believes that the acceleration in the shift to digital as a result of […]

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Are Facials Safe In COVID-19? by Beauty Warriors

| October 3, 2020
Are Facials Safe In COVID-19? by Beauty Warriors

Would you feel safe chancing a facial with COVID-19 being at its all-time high? We did some deep diving to see if it really is possible to be safe while visiting a spa. You can only delay your regular skincare treatments for so long before it becomes an urgent necessity. Believe me, I have tried! […]

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MASSAGE OASIS – an essential PPE for your clients

| August 6, 2020 | Reply
MASSAGE OASIS – an essential PPE for your clients

No Stress. No Worries. Peace of Mind. MASSAGE OASIS is a cosy and luxurious face cradle slipcover that promises your client/ patient the comfort and peace of mind of home, whilst keeping them safe during their post lockdown massage, physiotherapy or chiropractic session. Clients will love having their own personal face cradle cover to help […]

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Why You Should Move Your Salon or Spa to Online Booking

| August 5, 2020 | Reply
Why You Should Move Your Salon or Spa to Online Booking

By Lauren McAlister Featured in Mind Body Business Scheduled appointments are the wheels that keep your spa or salon turning. So, whether it be transitioning away from pen and paper or saying goodbye to Google Calendar—your hesitation for changing something so important is understandable. That said, as you reopen your salon or spa, online booking […]

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Investment Money Flowing into Wellness under COVID-19

| July 29, 2020 | Reply
Investment Money Flowing into Wellness under COVID-19

By Allison Collins and Ellen Thomas:  featured on www.wwd.com  The coronavirus pandemic has put a damper on a lot of things, but wellness M&A is not one of them. Consumer interest in being healthy has never been higher, experts agree, and during the COVID-19 pandemic that has translated into higher sales in categories like supplements, […]

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Pay it Forward with Beautique Academy

| April 8, 2020 | Reply
Pay it Forward with Beautique Academy

“It’s the perfect time to stay home, learn, grow & upskill yourself”     BEAUTIQUE ACADEMY in conjunction with Les Nouvelles Esthetiques & SA Spa Association Beautique Academy is proposing to pay it forward with Les Nouvelles Esthetiques & SA Spa Association. Pay it forward during this time of much difficulty. For everyone staying home, […]

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GoBeauty supporting the Industry during these Challenging Times

| April 8, 2020 | Reply
GoBeauty supporting the Industry during these Challenging Times

Our world has undoubtedly changed overnight. The Beauty Industry is experiencing unprecedented effects of this global crisis, and salon and spa owners are under pressure to come up with new strategies to sustain their businesses. GoBeauty is on a mission to get all salons and spas in South Africa selling their products online as a […]

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SA Spa Association Coronavirus (COVID-19) Press Release

| March 17, 2020 | Reply
SA Spa Association Coronavirus (COVID-19) Press Release

SA Spa Association Coronavirus (COVID-19) Press Release Published 17 March 2020 On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) named COVID-19 (the Coronavirus) a global pandemic, which is defined as when a new virus (such as SARS-CoV-2, or severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2, which causes COVID-19/Coronavirus) for which people do not have immunity […]

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PLACECOL CELEBRATES 40 YEARS OF BEAUTY AND WELLNESS IN 2020.

| March 9, 2020 | Reply
PLACECOL CELEBRATES 40 YEARS OF BEAUTY AND WELLNESS IN 2020.

PLACECOL PROUDLY CELEBRATES 40 YEARS OF BEAUTY AND WELLNESS SOLUTIONS IN 2020.   Placecol, a much-loved and trusted South African skin care brand turns 40 in 2020!   To celebrate this wonderful milestone, Placecol is taking the time to reflect back by honouring and celebrating the momentous journey started by their founder Elma Mckenzie, as […]

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