Beauty Business

Find tips and advice for your beauty business in this category. We work with over 2,200 beauty businesses.  And with more than 10 years experience working with business owners just like you, we know a thing or two.

Knowledge Transfer

With many new beauty businesses failing within the first few years we know how important it is to make a great start. By sharing our knowledge and experience we have acquired for running a successful salon business we hope to help you out a little.

Passion for your craft

All beauty business owners share a passion for beauty and helping others look great. Unfortunately, in a competitive marketplace, this often isn’t enough on its own. As a salon business owner, you take on many roles to make your business a success. So we’re here to try and help you with the essentials you need to know and where best to put your time and your effort.

reach out to clients
Beauty Business

A Bit on The Quiet side? Reach Out to Clients 

If you read our blog about getting your quiet period booked up then hopefully you’re reaping the rewards of that hard work. Certain times of the year can be quiet in the salon, traditionally after Christmas and October/November can be a quiet time before the Christmas rush. It makes sense then to have plans in place to prepare or deal with this lull. If you have a database full of clients, a phone and a spare few minutes you can make sure there are no gaps in your diary.

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Our 5 top beauty business
Beauty Business

Our 5 top beauty business tips to make your business work for you.

Lockdown has probably given you time to have a good think about your business and no doubt there will be changes you want to make. It may be time to reassess how your business runs after lockdown ends and make sure that it is working for you, in both a profitable way and a way that benefits your work/life balance.  Here we look at a few ways salon and beauty business owners can make some positive changes to improve ther business profitability.

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Naming your beauty business
Beauty Business

What’s in a name? Naming your beauty business

Who’d have thought that naming a beauty business could be so tricky? For some, the perfect name just comes in an instant, but for others (and we know this feeling all too well), it can be challenging to come up with the perfect name.

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Get Serious About Retail
Beauty Business

It’s Time to Get Serious About Retail

Do you retail products? Are you selling as many as you could? We are going through an unprecedented time with the national lockdown and it’s preventing us from doing what we know and love as well as seeing our income plummet. If you usually wait for clients to ask you about your retail products then you could be missing out on a great income stream.

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Rethink Your Business
Beauty Business

Run Ragged? Too Busy? Time to Rethink Your Business!

Being ‘too’ busy is a fantastic situation to be in, no doubt. But if you have all the work and no time, how do you plan on fitting in more clients and making more money? If you’re already on top of retail and getting it retail right (see our previous blog – link), then we would recommend taking a look at the services you offer and streamlining these or considering specialising in an area to maximise profits. But what exactly does this mean?

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May Awareness Days
Beauty Business

May Awareness Days and Key Dates for the Diary

As we remain in lockdown keeping your presence on social media during this time is really important. Make sure clients know you are still here. We’ve got some good ideas for you and a few resources that we think are well worth taking a look at if you have the time at the moment.

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survey
Beauty Business

Survey says? Questions you can ask your clients to engage with them online

It can be tricky to come up with interesting content while the salon is temporarily closed. Clients still want to hear from you though and it’s important to maintain your online presence. As well as funny memes and sharing information about your treatments you could post a few fun surveys. These are great to gauge what your clients are missing, loving and looking forward to! Use these as an opportunity to do a little bit of market research too.

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