Winners of the NHF/NBF’s first ever Hair & Beauty Community Awards are announced at the Houses of Parliament

Winners of the NHF/NBF’s first ever Hair & Beauty Community Awards are announced at the Houses of Parliament

2 May 2019

On Wednesday 1 May 2019, the Hair & Beauty Community Awards run by the National Hairdressers Federation and the National Beauty Federation (NHF/NBF) took place at a...

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Teeth whitening: avoid a brush with the law

Teeth whitening: avoid a brush with the law

30 April 2019

“National Smile Month is the perfect opportunity to remind hair professionals and beauty therapists that only a qualified dentist, or dental hygienist/therapist working to a...

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Britain’s Best is back!

Britain’s Best is back!

12 April 2019

Britain’s Best has officially launched for 2019! The National Hairdressers Federation and National Beauty Federation (NHF/NBF) have partnered with Hairdressers Journal and Salon International to make...

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Amanda Linehan wins prestigious Step Up & SHINE scholarship

Amanda Linehan wins prestigious Step Up & SHINE scholarship

10 April 2019

Amanda Linehan from Hot Trends in Gillingham, Kent was crowned winner of the 2019 Step Up & SHINE scholarship at the Fellowship’s President’s Night on 8 April 2019.

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 Two stylists are shortlisted to win the prestigious Step Up & SHINE scholarship

Two stylists are shortlisted to win the prestigious Step Up & SHINE scholarship

3 April 2019

Amanda Linehan from Hot Trends in Gillingham, Kent and Evelina Janukenaite from Rory James Hair in Horsforth, Leeds have been announced as the two stylists...

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Business rates put financial pressure on salons, says the NHF/NBF

Business rates put financial pressure on salons, says the NHF/NBF

2 April 2019

According to a recent survey by the NHF/NBF, around two thirds of hair salons, beauty salons and barbershops don’t pay business rates at all because...

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Salons at high risk of invoice fraud, says the NHF/NBF

Salons at high risk of invoice fraud, says the NHF/NBF

27 March 2019

Four in 10 businesses are not aware of invoice fraud, yet in 2018 this type of fraud cost firms a whopping £93m according to the trade body,...

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Salons need to prepare for Brexit says the NHF/NBF

Salons need to prepare for Brexit says the NHF/NBF

26 March 2019

Planning ahead for Brexit has been a struggle for the hair and beauty industry with so much uncertainty over Brexit - when it's happening, whether the...

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Barbershops can’t refuse to cut a woman’s hair, says the NHF/NBF

Barbershops can’t refuse to cut a woman’s hair, says the NHF/NBF

21 March 2019

The Equality Act 2010 protects people from discrimination and it applies to businesses such as barbershops and salons. Equality law means that when providing goods and...

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