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BABTAC welcomes Botulinum Toxins & Cosmetic Fillers ban for U18's From 1st October 2021 it is now a criminal offence to make an appointment and to adminster botulinum toxin or cosmetic fillers to a person under the age of 18 for aesthetic purposes in England - even if they do have permission from someone over…
Would you like CBD with that? When CBD first arrived on the beauty scene it was for the consumer to try at home, but now more and more spas and salons are incorporating it into treatments maybe you should consider adding it into yours? Vitality Editor, Becci Vallis looks at the…
Make the most of your Money with OSU Allowing you to process on the spot payments, your business transactions are about to get a whole lot easier thanks to the brand new payment system and BABTAC Business Partner, OSU Since the pandemic, Britain has become something of a cashless…

Who are BABTAC?

Premier Beauty Membership Association & Insurance Providers

Established in Gloucester in 1977, the British Association of Beauty Therapy & Cosmetology (BABTAC) is the premier UK membership association and insurance provider for aesthetic, beauty, hair, and wellbeing therapies. We are a 'not for profit' organisation and our priorities are the welfare of our members, regulation of the industry and promoting public awareness of the importance of choosing an appropriately qualified, verified and insured therapist.

Originally founded by a group of passionate industry professionals who identified a need for a membership organisation created by industry professionals, for industry professionals. We offer unrivalled beauty expertise, a rigorous ethical code and a professional practice standard. Our logo is a sign of confidence; display it with pride and give your clients assurance of your qualifications, insurance cover and commitment to excellence.

BABTAC offers its members a wide range of benefits ranging from 3rd party discounts and offers from our Benefits by BABTAC providers; the BABTAC Good Practice Guide, which is supplied to all of our members, is full of good practice advice to ensure our members are compliant with their insurance requirements; Vitality Magazine, BABTAC's bi-monthly publication, full of industry relevant news and updates; BABTAC Experts, on hand to offer advice covering a range of beauty therapy treatments along with a helpline for clients seeking best practice advice.

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