Tips on how to become a top aesthetic therapist

Three leading aesthetic therapists reveal how they transitioned from somatology into the aesthetics sector.

Salon Focus - Infinity Aesthetics_Shazia

Mid-pandemic move for Johannesburg salon pays off

It was during last year’s lockdown that Infinity Aesthetics relocated to a larger space in another suburb and expanded its treatment menu. 

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Curing lamps – UV vs LED

NailFile looks at the controversy and confusion surrounding the use of UV and LED lamps in the curing of gel nail coating treatments.


Professional Beauty Awards 2020

Professional Beauty Awards is the most prestigious event for the spa, beauty, nails and aesthetics industries, recognising those who make a real difference to the industry and encouraging their development.


Exciting exfoliation

Beauté Pacifique’s medical grade Masculinity Double Action Facial is a very efficient exfoliating cream with biodegradable natural cellulose beads to exfoliate dead skin cells. It also loosens excessive cells mechanically. Containing propolis and roobos, the product exfoliates simultaneously with a biological action, leaving the skin with a youthful glow.

Product News - RVB Hydra Booster Foundat

Perfect cover

RVBLAB Hydra Booster Foundation is a new generation, multi-functional foundation that boasts a ‘clean’ formula without silicones, PEG, talc, parabens and perfume allergens. Suitable for all skin types, this high performing foundation provides the perfect balance between creaminess and lightness.

Professional Beauty

The market-leading Professional Beauty Exhibitions take place in South Africa, the UK and Ireland as well as India and Dubai, bringing together the key brands at an industry gathering of beauty, spa and wellness professionals.


If you’re looking to expand, sharpen your client offering or if you just want to save money, then this is your show. From skincare to advanced treatments, specialist equipment to wellness, nails to tanning, Professional Beauty has it all.​​

The brows have it

RefectoCil’s Line & Shine Range of eyebrow pencils and highlighters enhance the entire eye area, while complementing professional brow and lash styling treatments. Brow Liners are formulated with a refined, long lasting (up to 10 hours) silk powder texture that is smudge proof and waterproof. The formulation for the Brow Highlighters, also smudge proof and waterproof, lasts up to eight hours. 

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Beauty businesses can apply for #20in21 SME initiative

Tractor Outdoor is offering R8-million in media exposure to SMEs as part of its #20in21 SME Initiative.