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BABTAC Launch Make Beauty Safe Campaign A campaign to make the unregulated beauty industry safer for consumers What’s the issue? The lack of regulation in the beauty industry in the UK is seriously alarming.  Currently, lack of legislation in the UK beauty industry means there is…
Wales announces 17 day Fire-Break Lockdown Welsh First Minister, Mark Drakeford, announced today that starting at 6pm this coming Friday, the 23rd October, Wales will be going into a circuit breaking lockdown until the start of Monday the 9th November. He advised this circuit breaker would…
How's Business? Since most, although sadly not all, of our sector have been open for at least a month or more now, we would like to gain insight into just how both hair and beauty businesses are currently doing.   With the national situation currently so…

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 beauty, 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, 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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