The HBSA membership is comprised of manufacturers, distributors and wholesalers for the professional Hairdressing and Beauty industry.

  • The Association advocates and promotes the responsible manufacturing, sourcing, distribution, usage and disposal of professional hairdressing and beauty products.
  • We aim to provide members with regular news and information on issues that directly impact on manufacturers and distributors as well as their customers.
  • As a member the Association will also raise your profile and provides a number of networking opportunities with fellow members all of whom sign up to the Association’s Competition Law Guidelines 2019-2020

The Association provides up to date information on a variety of industry related topics ensuring that members are fully aware of new developments that can and will have an impact on their businesses. We aim to help hairdressers and beauticians to work securely, in a safe environment and to deliver the best service to end consumers.

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Updates on health and safety information and the latest legislation directives are regularly sent out to members, so you can stay ahead and comply with current industry guidelines.

There are numerous advantages s in joining the association and these are detailed on the member benefits section of this site. To join the HBSA please fill in the Membership Form 2019

One key benefit of membership is the opportunity to meet other members within the Hair & Beauty Industry at our organised meetings and events to which all members are invited. These events are great opportunities for like-minded industry leaders to meet, socialise and relax in an informal environment. More information on HBSA events can be found here.

The 2019-20 HBSA Council Members are:

Stephen Macdonough   Professional Beauty Systems (President)

Paul Rossi                         Goldwell (Vice President)

Sarah Cawkwell               Renscene Ltd

Ian Nuttall                        Conair Group Ltd

Jon Hardwick                   Grafton International

Martyn Wady                  The Wady Company

Nick Allen                         Banbury Postiche

Philip Steele                     Denman International

Rachael Cock                   Sally Salon Services

Nick Scoon                       Procare

James Odell                     L’Oréal Professionnel

Ian Aherne                       KB Salon Supplies

Richard Thomasson        Schwarzkopf

David Francis                   Wella UK

Gary Lewis                       KMS

Katie Wrighton                Takara Belmont



John Rainey                     Denman International

Peter Vans Agnew          Capital Hair & Beauty

David Vickers                   Rand Rocket

Dave Brunton                  Hair Tools

Jayne Lewis-Orr               HJ/Salon International



Mike Patey                       HBSA

For further information please contact Mike Patey (HBSA General Manager) directly by email or by phone on 0845 519 3258