25th March 2020 – Whether you think you can or can’t – you’re right.

  One of the things that really strikes me about this whole situation is that we’ve essentially been split into a nation of two halves. A huge part of the population is being forced to literally do nothing, with entire workforces – presumably running into hundreds of thousands of workers (or even millions?) – furloughed for the foreseeable future. Another …

23rd March 2020 – Adjusting to the new ‘ Daily Normal’

  So today will be the first day of real change for many of us. Perhaps the café, pub, restaurant or gym you work in has been forced to shut down for now, so you don’t have a job to get up for and go to today? Or, like me, maybe your kids are at home now that the schools …

Friday 20th March 2020 – nkd ( ) checking in and keeping you sane

  Of course we want to keep on reminding everyone that nkd is still very much open and trading, as we absolutely can’t afford for all our amazing clients who we’ve worked so hard to find and nurture over the years to forget about us during this spell of craziness. We realise that many of you may not be visiting …

COVID-19 – nkd ( ) Business Updates

Wednesday 24th June 2020 (update): Still Closed for Business On Tuesday 23rd June, the government announced that beauty salons are one of the type of businesses that will not be allowed to reopen on Saturday 4th July. Until we receive further clarification from the government, we will not be accepting bookings. We feel disappointed and deflated by this news. Please …

Hello Henna – a new era in brows

Henna Brows is one of the hottest trends in brows right now, and we’re loving it. To give you a very quick overview about the treatment: – Derived from the Hina [Henna] tree, Henna is a natural, entirely-plant based dye which has been used cosmetically for thousands of years in the Middle East, India, Pakistan and Africa. This makes it …

Make regular nkd() visits your New Years resolution

Brazilians, Hollywoods, Las Vegas’s — you name it, we wax it. Even if it doesn’t have a name, our Nottingham and Leicester waxing salons can wax it for you. We wax half legs, full legs, over arms, underarms, straight bikini with your knickers on or absolutely everything off. And we mean everything!This is because nkd ( ) is the premier …

Our must have treatment for 2019…

…HD Brows. You should never underestimate the difference that a good set of brows can make to your face. Not least because well-conditioned, healthy-looking brows can take years off your appearance. It’s a little known fact that eyelashes and eyebrows deteriorate as we age, starting from our mid to late 20s. Just like our skin and hair, eyelashes and eyebrows …

intimate waxing

Are you ready to pop your intimate waxing cherry?

Intimate waxing is a pretty standard grooming habit for thousands of women (and men) who routinely book a session every month or so without batting an eyelid. But if you’re a waxing virgin you may be a little unsure as to what happens once you get over the basic embarrassment of showing your pants to a total stranger! Here we …

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Abbey Louisa Rose reviews “The Big One” at NKD

After having the pleasure of her company at our Leicester salon opening in October last year, we decide to invite blogger Abbey Louisa Rose to experience our ultimate treatment package – “The Big One” which includes:   Lash Lift (plus semi-permanent mascara “The process of having the lashes permed and tinted obviously requires up-close-and-personal work on your eyes, manoeuvring the lashes into the …

Sneak Preview – See the First pictures of nkd ( ) Leicester Here!

Whoa, it’s not long now until the opening of our brand new Leicester city centre salon. How did that happen? We thought we had ages to go still. Now, it may look from some of our pictures like we’ve got a fair way to go with it, but ever the optimists we’re confident that wonders will be worked in the …

Brows for Bros

We recently got together with male grooming blog, Ape to Gentleman, to go over a few ideas regarding Male Eyebrow waxing, threading and plucking. Pop over to Ape to Gentleman for more male grooming tips & tricks           About nkd ( ) nkd ( ) exists to empower its clients by making them feel comfortable and confident in their …

Nottingham Waxing Salon Wins Small Business of the Year

We Won! You are now looking at the winners of the Nottingam Post’s Small Business of the Year Award. We heard we were nominated back in October but had to wait until last night to discover we’d beat off the competition.         About nkd ( ) nkd ( ) exists to empower its clients by making them feel …

nkd Nottingham beauty therapist earns a trip to Paris waxing HQ

nkd’s longest-standing and most experienced waxer Jenny recently won an all-expenses trip to Paris courtesy of nkd and our wax supplier, Perron Rigot. Jenny’s trip, which included a half a day of pampering treatments at our wax supplier’s Paris HQ as well as some one-to-one training with Perron Rigot’s top global trainer, was in recognition of her fantastic work throughout …

Cosmopolitan Coverage

This month’s issue of Cosmopolitan features advice from nkd’s very own waxing specialist, Jenny Hunter. You can find Jenny’s quote on the Body News page (p.g. 215) “Don’t Beat Around the Bush” tips. Jenny is one of just two experts featured with the quote sharing great advice on waxing aftercare.     About nkd ( ) nkd ( ) exists …