JCCP Update – What’s the Latest?

JCCP Update – What’s the Latest?   THE chairman of the Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners has given an update to a small audience including the Association of Cosmetic Practitioners Britain. Professor David Sines was speaking at Professional Beauty North in Manchester earlier today (Monday October 14) and we picked out four main messages from…

BASIC BACK SEAT

  BASIC BACK SEAT   The formation of the Beauty Aesthetic Special Interest Committee (BASIC), founded in the wake of the Joint Council For Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) decision not include non-medics on its aesthetics register, was heralded as a major new development to help safeguard the public and set new standards in the beauty and…

Leading Specialist Aesthetic Doctor Supports Training Non-Medics

Leading Specialist Aesthetic Doctor Supports Training Non-Medics   One of London’s leading aesthetic practitioners, Dr Michael Aicken, has very publicly supported training beauty therapists and other non-medical professionals in aesthetic injectables. Dr Aicken, who has worked with Cosmetic Couture on adverse effects courses and, is the lead trainer for educational provider Visage Academy in London,…

90% of Practitioners in London and Essex aren’t asking children their age before booking them in for lip fillers

A new investigation has found 90% of practitioners in London and Essex aren’t asking children their age before booking them in for lip fillers – and none required a child’s ID for a consultation. Pete Richardson studies the in-depth VICE investigation carried out by Hannah Ewens and says it highlights that professional standards must be…

NEW PROGRESSION FRAMEWORK – COMING SOON

https://cosmetic-couture.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Cosmetic-Couture-Short-Script-1.mp4   NEW PROGRESSION FRAMEWORK – COMING SOON   Cosmetic Couture was the first company to create a single place where you could learn from start to finish how to get into aesthetics. We enabled students with no prior experience to be taught beauty qualifications that allowed them then to progress into aesthetics – all…

CPD – Some questions answered

CPD – Some questions answered   There has been a little confusion about why there are different CPD organisations each charging different amounts for training centres to offer their accreditation. So, Pete Richardson asked a spokesperson for the CPD Research Group what’s going on. Note – The CPD Standards Office evolved from the work of…