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New Supercharged Skin Treatment New supercharged skin treatment brings luminosity to a whole new level Targeting hyperpigmentation, fine lines and wrinkles, Dermalogica’s new LuminFusion treatment has proved to be in high demand since launching last year. LuminFusion combines…
BABTAC Beauty Broadcasts Our BABTAC Beauty Broadcasts series that launched at the end of 2023 continue to inform and inspire beauty professionals. Over the coming months we will continue discussions with industry leaders, experts and trusted suppliers to find out the…
The Benefits of Apprenticeships Nurturing the next generation of therapists and professionals, Vitality Editor, Becci Vallis spoke to Diane Hey, to find out what you need to know if you’re considering taking on an apprentice. Diane Hey, founder of the government-approved Armonia…

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 quarterly 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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