Category: Industry News

Burnout: How to Spot it and How to Take Action

Self Care for Burnout Working smarter is the new self care. We have all heard the phrase “I’m burnt out”. From there, the go to advice is self care. This usually means relaxing without the burdens of our problems. While we could all use some rest and relaxation, that time doesn’t bring resolutions to our

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Beauty Advent calendars

‘On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me…’ a collection of Advent calendars for a month full of surprise beauty gifts, wrapped up in beautiful packaging to indulge in your favorite brands or sample all new cult favorites from others? Sounds like a winter wonderland to me! History of the advent

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From Skin Care to Makeup: Men’s Beauty is on the Rise

In the past men’s grooming consisted of mostly shampoo, body soap, cologne, and shaving creams. Today men’s grooming market is a billion dollar a year industry, estimated to grow to $18.92 billion by 2027. These sales include facial cleansers, sunscreens, and more recently cosmetics. While many men still struggle with the idea of walking into

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Digital Consultation Services in the Beauty Industry

What are business owners doing to counter shoppers overwhelmed feelings about the beauty market? Many shoppers are feeling overwhelmed with purchasing decisions right now. Relaxed browsing and sampling is not something many people are comfortable with and we can assume that it may be this way for a long time. Consumers aren’t able to seek

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Green Beauty

Did you know there are over 900,000 salons in the United States? Let’s say that each of those salons has 8 stylists, those stylists see about 200 clients a month, do you know how much waste is generated from those clients? According to GreenCirclesSalons.com, that one salon would be producing about 781lbs of color, 2,300lbs

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What is vaginal rejuvenation and why should you avoid it?

If you have paid any attention to reality TV or popular media, you may have heard of vaginalrejuvenation. Whether surgical or non surgical, Medispas, clinics and doctors are promisingresults of tighter, more youthful vaginas with their outpatient procedures. Celebs, like KimKardashian and Kelly Dodd, have popularized the non surgical procedures by endorsing themon their reality

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AN UPTICK IN SALES!

Before the Pandemic beauty retailers such as Ulta and Sephora had taken a huge amount of market share away from department stores. Now that stores are reopening, the way they operate has been restricted and customers are unable to try out products and collect samples. Because of this, beauty brands have been forced to market online to

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Augmented Reality

AR is an interactive experience where a physical object in the real world is enhanced by computer-generated information to create a real time 3D experience. Snapchat and other social media platforms have made AR famous with the use of filters to overlay and change facial features, add makeup, cat ears, dog ears, noses, hats and

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THE INCREASING ROLE OF TELEMEDICINE

Gone are the days when Doc Adams would make personal house calls to heal us. Telemedicine was already gaining in popularity. Then, COVID-19 hit, and made this technology go viral. Since the 1950’s physicians have been offering remote services. Telemedicine has become a necessary way for physicians to provide accurate and secure diagnosis to patients

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What is the SBA 10K Advance and Paycheck Protection Program? How can they help you?

Spas and Salons are among the businesses affected by the COVID-19 virus. We have conducted a fair amount of research on the government programs meant to relieve financial stress and burden small businesses are incurring. To wit: Economic Injury Disaster Loans and 10k Loan Advance The SBA (Small Business Administration) has an emergency advance outside

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