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The need for microblading insurance by a practitioner of this art is necessary, but only for licensed beauticians in their specialized field. This new technique of adding semi-permanent colored marks representing hair follicles where eyebrows once were is also referred to as eyebrow embroidery and microblading.
What is microblading?
Microblading is a technique where a scalpel is used to make incisions in the area where eyebrow hairs are or once were. Once the incision is made, ink is then introduced then it is allowed to heal. This is not a tattoo which uses a machine to place pigment deep under the skin, but is done by hand with the pigment just below the top epidermal layer.
What is included in a microblading insurance policy?
For practicing and licensed beauticians that perform microblading the following is available for protection just in case a claim is made against you.
These are the items included in a standard microblading policy. The cover as listed above is what both the mobile and salon beauticians need to be financially protected while performing their art on clients.
Should I cover my equipment with insurance?
By covering your equipment with insurance, you will have protection if anything breaks, is stolen or lost. The blades are replaced for each new client, but the tattoo pen, blade holder and other accessories still need to be sterilized in between uses. This equipment along with the sterilizer and sonicator must always be in proper working condition. This is additional cover will offer financial protection of up to £1,000 per claim.
What insurance do I need if I have a helper or other type of employee?
By UK law anyone that employees a third party must have employers liability insurance. This cover takes care of the costs if the employee is injured on the job and requires medical attention.
Is there any other type of insurance a mircoblading professional might need?
Legal cover is always advisable for any business just in case a third party makes a claim against you or your business for any reason. This cover will take care of court fees, along with the cost of hiring a solicitor and lawyer along with any settlement made in court.
The use of microblading insurance is to help financially protect the beautician who performs this salon specialty service. This makes it possible for them to fully concentrate on the task of handling the needs of their clients instead of the problems that could arise from operating a business.