MEN’S GROOMING

The term METROSEXUAL has become a massive buzzword in the masculine world. A metrosexual man is one who takes pride in his personal appearance by practicing meticulous grooming and having pampering beauty treatments. He is sophisticated and stylish! It has become the “norm” for men to openly care about their appearances and show their sensitive…

May Day Blog

We started off the month of MAY by commemorating and acknowledging all workers and their entitled rights. In history in South Africa, Worker’s Day was officiated in 1994 and has been observed as a public holiday since as a reminder of the fight for the country’s freedom. Many countries around the world also celebrate this…

Laser/IPL blog

“Growth is a choice, not a change!” This is a motto that we have learnt to embrace due to all the changes that we have experienced globally over the past 2 years. Many adjustments and adaptations that were forced upon us in both our work and personal lives. We have had to learn to move…

WHAT IS A 7 STAR AESTHETICIAN

In this, the largest growing industry globally, there are many therapists who have entered “fly-by-night” courses, after which they have received a piece of paper or nothing at all. This leaves them with a non-certified certificate or none; but worse than that it leaves them with a waste of their time and money spent on…

CAREER CHOICES

Career choices As a qualified therapist the road of career choices is a vast one. We need to keep in mind that the beauty industry is one that is continuously evolving, with new treatments, new products, and the latest technology. What this means is that there is always an opportunity for growth and to learn…

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS

‘Invest in your Health’   Statistically, roughly 1 in 8 women develop breast cancer in their lifetime with the odds being very high. Nearly everyone is affected by this disease in some way or another. Whether it is a personal diagnosis or that of a loved one. Finding answers to your questions and a supportive…

Spring time, Me time

When spring arrives, we think of a new season, sunshine, flowers and maybe some spring cleaning. We get so caught up with helping our family and friends that we sometimes forget to think about ourselves. So, for the month of September, we wish to challenge you to make some ‘me time’ at least once a…

Skin Peer Pressure

Do you ever look in the mirror and wonder why your skin looks so different to your bestie or colleague. Do you sometimes have a feeling of pride in how your skin compares or a sense of wonderment as to why you have more wrinkles or pigmentation than those around you of your age? Well,…

BTI GETS UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL WITH SALONCARE

For nearly 20 years, Amanda Harrod who is the CEO of the Saloncare Professional brand, has been mentored and supported by Sandy Fuhr, the founder and Director of the group of Beauty Therapy Institute (BTI) colleges, in the Health and Beauty Industry. It all started when Amanda studied her Facial course at the Beauty Therapy…

Client Relations Management Combining Communication, Reception Skills With Sales And Marketing As The Key To Your Success!

Client Relations Management Combining Communication, Reception Skills With Sales And Marketing As The Key To Your Success! Tertiary education of any form is an essential need to empowering oneself.  Obtaining an accredited certificate or diploma for the career you have chosen gives you a step up into an advantage in the employment market.   Choosing…