Beauty salon offering, make-overs spray tans and facials for girls as young as one

Beauty salon offering, make-overs spray tans and facials for girls as young as one

Beauty salon offering, make-overs spray tans and facials for girls as young as one

1:44 AM on 9th June 2011

Pampered: A little girl waits patiently as she has her hair done in the salon which caters for children up to 13, in Braintree, Essex

Pampered: A little girl waits patiently as she has her hair done in the salon which caters for children up to 13, in Braintree, Essex

While critics have been warning that pampering youngsters in adult ways can take away their childhood, Trendy Monkeys owner Michelle Devine defended her business

While critics have been warning that pampering youngsters in adult ways can take away their childhood, Trendy Monkeys owner Michelle Devine defended her business

Beautician Ellie does the hair of Bailey, the daughter of Michelle Divine who owns Trendy Monkeys

Beautician Ellie does the hair of Bailey, the daughter of Michelle Divine who owns Trendy Monkeys

Miss Devine insisted that going to the salon would allow girls to

Miss Devine insisted that going to the salon would allow girls to “exude confidence, glamour and the desire to look her best at all times, regardless of age”

Miss Devine is proud of the fact that the business has been launched in Brentwood - home of The Only Way is Essex

Miss Devine is proud of the fact that the business has been launched in Brentwood – home of The Only Way is Essex