Can hairdressers and beauty salons open in tier 2 and 3? OLD

Andrew M. Santos
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The UK is currently operating under a three-tier system to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

From 00.01 on Wednesday, new areas will be moved to tier 3, including the whole of London, plus parts of Essex and Hertfordshire. There will be further announcements about any other tier reallocation on Wednesday.

You can find out what tier your local area is in using the government postcode checker here. Or use the government list of regions, also available online.

So, what does this mean for hairdressers and beauty salons? Here’s everything you need to know.

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Can hairdressers and beauty salons open in tier 2 and 3?

Andrew M. Santos
 (Getty Images)
(Getty Images)

The UK is currently operating under a three-tier system to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

From 00.01 on Wednesday, new areas will be moved to tier 3, including the whole of London, plus parts of Essex and Hertfordshire. There will be further announcements about any other tier reallocation on Wednesday.

You can find out what tier your local area is in using the government postcode checker here. Or use the government list of regions, also available online.

So, what does this mean for hairdressers and beauty salons? Here’s everything you need to know.

Read more: Covid tier rules: Everything you can and can’t do in tiers 1, 2 and 3 after lockdown

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The government confirmed that, as part of its Covid winter plan, the “personal care” sector can reopen.

The news will come as a huge relief for

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A tour inside the first ‘covid-secure’ beauty salon, for when they eventually open

Andrew M. Santos
cecily day spa covid 19 - Love Samantha Photography
cecily day spa covid 19 – Love Samantha Photography

In Boris Johnson’s last update on how the UK will continue to ease out of lockdown, beauty salons will remain closed until further easing of the lockdown. While we’ve long speculated what the ‘new normal’ might look like when we’re allowed to visit beauty salons again: beauticians and nail technicians will likely have to wear even more PPE than before, and as customers, we might, too. 

In these exclusive pictures, we can reveal exactly how different beauty salons will look like when they reopen. Cecily Day Spa in Berkhamsted closed back in March to abide by UK lockdown regulations, but is well prepared for its opening in the coming weeks hopefully. 

The salon offers everything from eyebrow threading and pedicures, to facials and body treatments, so felt it was vital that on re-opening, it would have one full time cleaner dedicated

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