With a lot of countries across the world facing the outbreak of COVID-19, many industries along with hairdressers are also facing the impact of the virus. With the lengthy lockdown in many countries, states and cities, it is difficult for hairdressers, salons to plan for the corona effect.
To make up for the business loss, many makeup artists and salons are trying to pay home visits to serve their clients. They are trying to serve their clients with urgent needs for makeup services by giving home visits.
In areas where the impact of the corona is less included in green or orange zones, paying home visits tends to be easy for hairdressers.
In such areas the makeup professionals, a freelance hairstylist can carry their professional makeup cases and offer the required services to their clients.
These cases are portable and your makeup items can be stored safely without any damage or spillage. The makeup essentials and tools can be stored in an organized way and you can find them easily on your visit. This saves your time and eradicates frustration finding a specific makeup item.
Hygiene and sanitization
In areas where the makeup professionals are allowed home visits are strictly instructed to maintain hygiene and sanitize hands while giving home services to their clients.
A lot of salons or parlors who do not have the option to open their shops have been finding different ways to stay connected to their existing clients.
Some of them have started giving online guidance on makeup or haircuts. As a lot of people are having plenty of time at home, they are trying to pay more attention to skincare, haircare, and overall health.
In such cases getting advice from their known salon professional online helps them learn the basics of makeup and hairstyling online.
Selling products online
Since many salons in restricted areas during the lockdown are not allowed to open salons, they are trying to sell makeup cases or beauty products to barbers or freelance makeup artists who are residing in areas where home visits are permitted. This helps them carry their makeup products and tools and travel for home visits.
The freelance makeup artists or barbers are also finding travel makeup case a feasible and safe option for home visits. This case helps them travel to different locations to serve their clients with makeup products and tools intact during travel.
Also, finding all makeup stuff in one place helps offer different services their clients ask for without missing any necessary tool or item.
Essential hairdressing services
Hairdressing services are essential services, thus many countries have allowed hairdressers & barbers to continue to offer their services by taking all necessary steps like social distancing and proper hygiene.
Be prepared for lockdown relaxation
No matter what country you stay in, you need to be prepared for the relaxation period in lockdown rules. Yes, the time when you can resume your services.
Based on the green, orange, and red zone, you can start offering services like massaging & haircuts. You can ask the clients to book the services via the App. Before you plan to offer makeup services, you can check the areas or residential societies where the services are allowed. Also, you need to check which services are allowed in those areas.
Stock makeup essentials
You can also stock makeup essentials for specific brands through online portals as they may not be available in plenty as they used to be before the corona pandemic.
If you have a professional makeup case, it becomes easy to organize cosmetics and be prepared to offer necessary grooming services when lockdown rules are revised and you get relaxation.
Managing calls from clients
Once you start getting calls from clients, you need to manage their appointments properly as you can take appointments of limited clients as instructed by the government to maintain social distancing.
Once you get appointments from your clients, you can be prepared with the necessary cosmetics and tools to offer the services. You can also buy a travel makeup case if you are ready to pay home visits.
Hairdressers have to manage their home visits properly and be well-equipped with beauty products they need for each client. While fixing their lockdown hair they need to be extra cautious and maintain social distancing.
Barbers having makeup cases can sanitize their cases and each grooming product inside before their home visit. During the lockdown, people are having a tough time and they certainly want professional makeup services at home, but at the same time being a professional hairdresser or makeup professional you need to take care of hygiene and social distancing.
All you can do is be prepared and stay well-equipped with your cosmetics to serve your clients with extra care and caution.