Entries by Jane Vickers

What qualifications do I need to work as a beauty therapist?

Beauty therapist qualifications and training course options explained. There are many routes to a successful career as a professional beauty therapist and a range of beauty therapist qualifications on offer. Here we’ll help you to decide which course is right for you whether it’s ABT short beauty courses which focus on learning a specific beauty […]

Covid & What to Expect at Bristol Beauty School

Wow, what a crazy few months this has been! It has certainly been a scary, uncertain and unprecedented time, but we hope you’ve all managed to stay at home and stay safe during this period, and that you’re now enjoying more of a return to normality with the further easing of lockdown after 13th July. […]

Airbrush Makeup Vs normal Makeup

Airbrush makeup VS normal Makeup application Have you wondered what all the fuss is about with Airbrush Makeup? Read this for the benefits and cons.   We are often approached by a bride-to-be wondering what the benefits are concerning Airbrush makeup, and how this type of application is better than the normal way of applying […]

Melissa’s Mobile Therapy

Bristol Beauty School Student Success Story – Melissa’s Mobile Therapy We are so proud of our students and this is just one of our amazing therapists, let us introduce you to this gorgeous, warm lady… Hi, my name is Melissa. For over three years now I have been passionately and enthusiastically running my own therapy […]

Why you should learn Indian Head Massage

Many of the people I meet day-to-day are stressed. They are too busy, there’s too much to do and they are feeling exhausted with the demands of life. I often ask, “How do you relax?” or “How do you have fun?” You wouldn’t think this would be a hard question to answer would you? Well […]

How to run a successful beauty business

At Bristol Beauty School, we see many students every year that want to set up a beauty business. Beauty businesses come in all shapes and sizes and can include working from home, on a mobile basis or setting up a salon. Some of Bristol Beauty School’s course students are busy mums who need to earn […]

What do massage therapists really think?

Fifty million of us had a massage last year and it’s top of the list of popular spa treatments, but what do massage therapists really think? And have you ever wondered what your massage therapist is thinking whilst having a massage? Well there’s no need to be self conscious, as over my 30 years’ experience […]

How to choose the best makeup course

Choosing the best makeup course that offers professional training, allowing you to take your first steps to becoming a makeup artist, can be tricky. Look for makeup tutors with years of experience in the makeup industry. As well as being highly skilled make up artists they will share and show all the tricks in the […]

5 reasons why waxing is better than shaving

Waxing is a temporary form of hair removal and is needed approximately every 4-6 weeks, depending on the individual hair growth. Wax is heated and applied to the skin, wax grips the hairs and they are pulled out completely, leaving the skin smooth and soft. I’ll discuss the reasons why waxing is better than shaving […]