At the NHBF, we're all about celebrating the vibrant world of hair, beauty and barbering. With over 5,000 passionate Members nationwide and over 80 years’ experience, we are the beating heart of this incredible industry. Our mission is simple: to support, empower, and elevate every stylist, barber, beautician, and salon owner on their exciting journey.

Here’s how we can help your business thrive:

CAMPAIGNING FOR YOU: Being part of the NHBF means being part of an incredible community.

We strive to be the leading voice for the hair and beauty industry and we are committed to representing the interests of our Members and the industry as a whole. Our primary goal is to ensure that the hair and beauty sector is heard in the highest places. Advocating for the needs and concerns of our Members by engaging with Government bodies, policymakers, and other industry partners. Through collaborative efforts, we endeavour to shape policies and regulations that promote growth, innovation, and sustainability within the industry. Our proactive approach, extensive expertise, and deep-rooted connections, enables us to champion the voice of the hair, beauty and barbering industry, empowering professionals, and driving positive change.

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EXPERT ADVICE & GUIDANCE: Need a helping hand or some expert advice? We've got your back!

Our friendly membership team are here to help guide you through any challenge you may face. From employment law 24/7 HR support to health and safety regulations, we'll keep you up to date with the latest developments and provide you with invaluable resources. Your success is our success, and we're committed to helping your business prosper.

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BUSINESS SUPORT: Running a salon or a barbershop is no easy task, but fear not! We offer a wealth of support to help you flourish.

Tap into our extensive library of business resources, marketing tips, and financial guidance. We'll equip you with the tools you need to elevate your brand, attract clients, and boost your profitability. Let's turn your big dreams into reality!

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EDUCATION & TRAINING: The journey of a hair, beauty or barber professional is a never-ending quest for knowledge.

We understand your thirst for growth and further business support, and we've got a whole arsenal of educational resources to quench it. Access our extensive library of online courses, webinars, and workshops, that will guide you through apprenticeships, T- Levels and help you stay at the forefront of the latest trends and techniques. Let's unleash your business potential and take your skills to new heights!

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EXCLUSIVE DISCOUNTS & OFFERS: Who doesn't love a good deal?

NHBF Members can enjoy a fantastic array of exclusive discounts on professional products, equipment, training courses, and insurance. We've partnered with leading industry brands and suppliers to bring you unbeatable savings that will keep both your business and your wallet happy. Your NHBF membership will pay for itself in no time!

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RECOGNITION & REWARDS: We believe in celebrating excellence in the sector.

That's why the NHBF hosts our annual Top 100 influencer Index awards to honour the best in the industry. Showcase your talent, gain recognition, and bask in the glory of your achievements. Our awards are the perfect platform to propel your career forward and shine in the spotlight.

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