30.03.20 Julius Dzierlatka | Salon tips

Booking requests during lockdown? Here’s how to respond

So it’s finally come to this - laws have been enforced that require all nonessential businesses to shut their doors for at least three weeks (however, that is subject to change). You grit your teeth, thinking to yourself, “my business...

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Financial help
31.03.20 Briella Cendrzak | Salon tips

Financial help for UK hair & beauty specialists – how to apply for it?

The mandatory lockdown affects all specialists working in the hair and beauty industry, no matter if they own their own salon, rent space or work from home. As we want to deliver...

watching a movie
30.03.20 Briella Cendrzak | Salon tips

10 best hair and beauty movies to enjoy during the lockdown

You’ve already prepared your business for the temporary closure, planned a successful reopening and have spent some solid time educating yourself so that you will be ready to thrive when you get...

Working remotely
25.03.20 Briella Cendrzak | Salon tips

Under the lockdown? Use this time to improve these 5 areas of your beauty business (+free bonus materials)

It goes without saying that hair and beauty salons, as well as solo specialists working in the industry, are currently going through a rough patch - due to the outbreak of COVID-19,...

Requirements for a proper nail salon business
24.03.20 Julius Dzierlatka | Salon tips

Business requirements for a proper nail salon

Aside from the usual licenses and insurance policies, it’s important to follow a number of nail salon requirements in order to run a proper business. Do you work well with your team,...

Opening
23.03.20 Julius Dzierlatka | Salon tips

How to successfully reopen your business after a temporary closure

Closing your business temporarily is always painful for stylists, nail techs and massage therapists alike. Whether you’re the owner of a large, multistation salon, are home-based or a solo specialist and rent...

Tattooist
16.03.20 Julius Dzierlatka | Salon tips

Versum for tattooists – a match made in ink

Whether you’re the owner of a prosperous tattoo shop and regularly rent out chairs to local tattoo artists, or are one yourself, you know by now that your success isn’t only dependent...

Health
12.03.20 Briella Cendrzak | Salon tips

Salon staff health procedures during outbreaks of contagious diseases – Q&A

Hair and beauty salon staff are a working group that is at a higher risk of being exposed to numerous contagious diseases. There is no way around it - if you work...

A collection of the best nail salon quotes and sayings
09.03.20 Briella Cendrzak | Salon tips

A collection of the best nail salon quotes and sayings

You may love them, you may hate them, but one thing goes without saying - funny nail tech quotes catch attention like nobody’s business! They are an ace up your sleeve -...

Mothers in beauty business
06.03.20 Briella Cendrzak | Salon tips

Versum loves mums – balancing motherhood with salon ownership

The hair and beauty industry is dominated by women. According to the statistics for 2018, presented by the National Hairdressers’ Federation and the National Beauty Federation UK, 84% of people working in...