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More than skin deep: how beauty aids humanity The beauty industry often gets criticised for marketing perfection and damaging the environment - issues we’ve focused on in Vitality - but there’s another side to it. That’s the thousands of professionals who donate their time to help people…
Your Questions Answered: BABTAC Annual Members' Survey 2016 Over 700 of you completed the BABTAC Annual Members' Survey this year - the largest response ever! We're busy working through each answer to every question, and we'll publish the results in the January/February 2017 issue of Vitality magazine…
Teeth Whitening Features on BBC Radio 4 You & Yours Teeth whitening is back in the spotlight as BBC Radio 4's consumer affairs programme You & Yours discusses who should be allowed to administer the treatment, the laws and regulations surrounding the teeth whitening, and the risks beauty therapists…

Who are BABTAC?

Established in Gloucester in 1977, the British Association of Beauty Therapy & Cosmetology (BABTAC) is the premier UK membership association for beauty, hair, holistic and sports therapies. We are a 'not for profit' organisation and our priorities are the well-being 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 and commitment to excellence.

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