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Bringing kids to a beauty salon – is it ok? There’s much debate in the media at the moment following a Mumsnet debate about whether it’s ok to take a child to a hair or beauty salon while you have your appointment. …
Pilot Regional Forum Thank you to those members who took the time out of their busy schedules to attend our Pilot Regional Forum in Cheltenham on Monday the 31st July. It was lovely to meet you and also gratifying to hear first hand what we are getting right and…
'Lets Nail it' Campaign In the past BABTAC have covered human trafficking in VITALITY articles and through our blog, now we are joining forces with Unseen in a campaign to raise awareness and money to support the victims of human trafficking.  Last year families,…

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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