Governments Update Face Covering Guidelines

by | Aug 5, 2020

The British Government has announced updated guidelines regarding face coverings in the UK.

From August 8th, it will be mandatory to wear face coverings in nail, beauty, hair salons and barbers – other than where necessary to remove for treatments. You are expected to wear a face covering immediately before entering any of these settings and must keep it on until you leave.

You can further information on the updated British government guidelines via the link here. 

In Scotland face coverings are mandatory for clients and staff.

In Wales face coverings are not mandatory for clients.

In Northern Ireland face coverings are not mandatory but recommended for clients.

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