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Jessica supports Breast Cancer Care; Tommy helps end hunger

UK cosmetics brand Jessica has rallied the aid of six celebrities to help raise awareness and funds for women diagnosed with breast cancer in the UK with the launch of its Inspire Collection. Elle Macpherson, Jemma Kidd, Alexandra Burke, Dame Kelly Holmes, Rachel Stevens and…

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Market your business through Yell video

Who doesn’t love free marketing? Professional Beauty is seeking nominations for a salon or spa to be filmed as part of Yell’s ShopView service for a promotional video that will be posted online. Yell’s ShopView, a part of Yellow Pages, lets users see exactly what…

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Professional skincare products market: Growth predicted

In a news piece from Professional Beauty, the market for professional skincare products in Europe and the US showed signs of fatigue in 2009 but growth is forecast, according to a recent report from Kline & Company. “The Professional Skincare 2009 Global Series: Market Analysis…

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UK salons urged to increase deaf awareness

  RNID, the largest charity representing deaf and hard of hearing people in the UK, is urging beauty salons to use Deaf Awareness Week as an opportunity to expand their customer base by ensuring they are fully accessible to the nine million people in the…

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New study reveals wellness treatments boost salon and spa profits

An article from Professional Beauty notes while wellness is often represented as a fad or niche market, a study conducted by independent non-profit research agency SRI International, released at the 2010 Global Spa Summit (GSS) in Istanbul in May, reveals that the yearly worldwide wellness…

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