Sorbet rallies support for salons affected by looting

On 16 July, the Sorbet Group called on all franchise partners to gather online in a show of solidarity for salons affected by the looting of malls.

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Salon retail under threat

Professional salons are losing their exclusive grip on professional retail to department stores, a trend that is likely to accelerate.

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World’s first non-animal toxicology testing strategy developed

The world’s first toxicology testing strategy without animal testing has been approved by the OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development).


Don't worry about POPI

Watch the Professional Beauty webinar, this will help answer all your questions and help guide you through some of the steps to POPI compliance.

Joined by Karl Markwald, director at ESP, and Samantha Lockhart, owner of Myspa Consultants. Our two panelists will be aiming to demystify the POPI Act by making it understandable in practical terms, allowing for business owners to create a protocol.

Watch the recording here:


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

Professional Beauty Group is the voice of the hair, beauty & wellness industry. Our mission is to unite, inspire and
celebrate our community.

Today, we connect with our community in person, online and in print bringing the latest information, insight and education to enable everyone in the industry to be their best.


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


The first of its kind advanced overnight booster developed to target the negative long-term effects of stress to reveal serene, luminous and youthful-looking skin.

Find out more here:

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Exciting exfoliation - Beaute Pacifique

SA properties confirm participation in World Wellness Weekend

Several SA spa and wellness properties will host free activities during World Wellness Weekend, on 18 and 19 September.