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What the Budget means for Personal Care Services? ​There is no doubt that the Personal Care Re-Start Grants and additional support outlined in The Chancellor's Budget today have come at a critical moment but sadly they don't go far enough to save all businesses.  BABTAC, British Beauty…
Roadmap to Recovery This week the Prime Minister set out the government's four step roadmap to easing restrictions in England. Before proceeding to each new step the government will examine the data to assess the impact of the previous steps first. This assessment…
Hit Refresh With more people shopping online and using virtual booking systems, is your website up-to-date and ready to be found or could it do with a spruce up? Carly Hobbs looks at where to start.                                           …

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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