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Access all Areas There’s never been a better time to break down the beauty barriers you may not have even known were there, Vitality writer Carly Hobbs looks at how you can improve accessibility for all in your salon. Looking good and feeling good is for everyone,…
COVID Rules are Changing But what exactly does that mean across the UK Nations? This week the Prime Minister announced that the plan going forward is to open up society, as agreed, on the 19th July in England. It is important to note that he also mentioned that decisions…
Mask Matters Should our members continue to wear masks? The Prime Minister yesterday announced that the plan going forward is to open up society as agreed on the 19th July. It is important to note that he also mentioned that decisions made going forward will…

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, 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, 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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