COVID-19: Scotland Update Retail Sector Guidance

Apr 1, 2021

The guidance is for the retail sector, including close contact services such as hairdressers, barbers and beauty salons, which covers procedures for staff and customer safety and an operations checklist.

This guidance will be updated again before the reopening of all close contact services, intended for 26 April.

 

Examples of close contact services are:

  • hairdressing and barber services
  • beauty and nail services (including make-up services)
  • hair removal services
  • tattoo, piercing and body modification services
  • fashion design, dress-fitting and tailoring services
  • indoor portrait photography and art services
  • massage therapies
  • complementary and alternative medicine services requiring physical contact or close physical proximity between persons, but not osteopathy and chiropractic services
  • spa and wellness services
  • other services or procedures which require physical contact or close physical proximity between a provider and a customer and are not ancillary to medical, health, or social care services

 

Access the guidance here.

Latest posts:

The Body Shop introduce Refill Stations Globally

The Body Shop introduce Refill Stations Globally

The Body Shop have expanded their Refill & Recycle Scheme globally, starting with refill stations in 47 stores in France. The Body Shop was founded by Anita Roddick in 1976 with the belief that 'business could be a force for good'.     The Refill and...

COVID-19: L’Oréal Pro’s Business Bounce Back Guide

COVID-19: L’Oréal Pro’s Business Bounce Back Guide

L'Oréal Professional Products have launched their Business Bounce Back Guide designed to help salons and the hairdressing community bounce-back stronger than ever as you all begin to reopen your doors safely again. The new Bounce Back Guide covers aspects such as...

COVID-19: Wales Update Guidance

COVID-19: Wales Update Guidance

The Welsh Government have published their updated coronavirus workplace guidance. Hair, beauty, holistic, tattoo and body piercing services: coronavirus workplace guidance  ...

Pin It on Pinterest

Share this on social: