The Beauty UK Seminar Programme, supported by ABT, provides free talks and demonstrations to visitors throughout the two-day event. 

Whether you're looking to invest in a new treatment, want to hear more about industry trends and forecasts, or are looking for advice and inspiration for your business, the ABT Seminar Programme will have sessions for you!

All ABT Seminar Programme sessions are COMPLETELY FREE for show visitors, and there's no need to book in advance. Simply turn up on the day and take a seat!



11:30amThe Creative Beauty Group
2:30pmAre You GDPR Ready?
Chris Brennan, Phorest
4:30pmUK Nail Tech Awards


10:30amNeo Elegance
11:30amHow to Keep Yourself and Your Team Motivated
Clare Cockell
12:30pmThe Power of Change
Alan S Adams
1:30pmInvesting in Staff - Developing Your Workforce
The University of Derby
2:30pmWhy Waxperts?
Ellen Kavanagh & Trish O'Brien, Waxperts
4:00pmUK Nail Tech Awards
Timetable subject to change.

Britain's Premier Beauty Show Returns

Supported by:

Guild News

Every year, Birmingham welcomes thousands of beauty professionals to Beauty UK, held at the NEC in May - in fact, Beauty UK is the largest beauty trade show outside of London. With four shows under one roof, visitors not only have the opportunity to see the latest Spring / Summer launches in beauty, nails, tanning, hair and complementary therapies, but also enjoy free educational experiences including the ABT Seminar Programme, Hair UK Style Stage and the Holistic Health Demo Stage.

Join us at Beauty UK 2018 by registering for your free tickets either online or by calling the Ticket Hotline (24/7) on 01332 227 698.

Opening Times:

Sunday 20th May 10:00am - 5:30pm

Monday 21st May 10:00am - 5:00pm


Halls 17, 18 & 19, The National Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birmingham B40 1NT

Event Admission Policy:

Entrance to Beauty UK is strictly trade only. Free entry is available to visitors who register before the show, and who bring their free tickets with them. Entrance on the day is priced at £20 per person / £10 per student. There is a strict policy that babies and children under the age of 14 years will be refused admission - no prams or pushchairs are allowed. Please note there are no crèche facilities available onsite. The event organiser reserves the right to refuse admission. For more information please call 01332 227 698.