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Health Care Act & Consultation FAQs The Health & Care Act, the consultation and the future licensing of aesthetic practitioners completing non-surgical cosmetic (aesthetic) procedures. BABTAC in collaboration with BBCo UKSPA NHBF HABIA have put together some FAQs to help you…
Consultation on Proposed Licencing Scheme BABTAC act as key consultants on first-of-its-kind work with government to push for “essential” aesthetics licensing scheme This past weekend, the government launched their first-ever consultation to help shape a new licensing scheme for…
Does your Branding need a Makeover? An important part of your business identity, rebranding is an instant way to update the look and feel of your offerings, reconnect with your original mission and motivation, or rethink your messaging entirely. Vitality Editor, Becci Vallis, looks at a…

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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