Natures Gentle Touch Hair Institute has commenced registration for its Basic Beginners training course that will start on April 18, 2016 in Lagos.

The programme, according to a statement from the organisation, provides beginners with theoretical and practical skills in Salon Business and Salon Management needed to establish a career in the beauty and personal style industry.

“In reality, a lot of women don’t get enough customer satisfaction from their hair salons thereby affecting customer loyalty. Our students are trained to offer solutions to these problems using all Natures Gentle Touch products. They are empowered with the knowledge and skills to establish financial sustenance in the beauty and personal care industry,” the Field Education Manager, Recare Limited, Daniel Komla said.

“The hair salon is a place where a lot women regain their confidence and attention. In respective of their societal status and income level, women deserve to be pampered and have that sense of belonging they desire considering how much they spend on hair styling and maintenance,” he added.

The Basic Beginners training programme covers diverse courses ranging from professional development, salon ecology, electricity in cosmetology, chemistry of cosmetics, trichology, salon business, hair cutting, hair styling, hair coloring and chemical texturising, amongst others.

“Experienced hair stylists looking to hone their skills can also register for the two weeks training programme. The courses include hair cutting, professional hair styling, salon business and salon management,” it added.

The Natures Gentle Touch Hair Institute is home to one of Africa’s most prestigious academy of beauty and style. The institute was established in 2006 by one of the leading researchers in African hair, skin and personal care, and manufacturers of the Natures Gentle Touch range of hair care products, Recare Limited. Since the institute was established, it has graduated over 200 students, some of whom have gone ahead to start off lucrative careers as professional stylists.