The spa rip-off: 65 for a facial using 5 of product, 40 for a tan with spray that costs 2… One spa owner reveals the REAL cost of beauty treatments


The spa rip-off: 65 for a facial using 5 of product, 40 for a tan with spray that costs 2… One spa owner reveals the REAL cost of beauty treatments

The spa rip-off: 65 for a facial using 5 of product, 40 for a tan with spray that costs 2… One spa owner reveals the REAL cost of beauty treatments

1:24 AM on 20th June 2011

Booming business: Research has revealed that over the past ten years, the amount spent on trips to hairdressers and salons has increased more than 50 per cent, with an estimated 13billion spent each year on treatments

Booming business: Research has revealed that over the past ten years, the amount spent on trips to hairdressers and salons has increased more than 50 per cent, with an estimated 13billion spent each year on treatments

Well trained: Editor of Professional Beauty magazine, Eve Oxberry, believes that you also pay a premium for experienced beauticians

Well trained: Editor of Professional Beauty magazine, Eve Oxberry, believes that you also pay a premium for experienced beauticians

Thick skinned: The beauty industry has been more recession-proof than other sectors

Thick skinned: The beauty industry has been more recession-proof than other sectors