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Beauty dealt yet another blow The Prime Minister today issued the hugely distressing news that face treatments, due to be allowed again in England from tomorrow, have been postponed until at least the 15th August. They advised that this is due to a worrying increase in the…
Beauty to return in Full There is no doubt in our minds that our industry has been, by far one of the worst hit by this crisis. We have been down the most difficult road and it has taken its toll on so many individuals and businesses. Finally we have have been given the…
Impact of Restrictions on Beauty We thank all those of you who took part in the previous survey on the Impact of COVID19 on the Beauty Industry - those stats were instrumental in our report to government as they gave a very clear picture of the impact of remaining closed.  Those…

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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