Beauty Salon Claims

Beauty Salon Negligence

Beauticians must be trained in the services they offer to the public. If they are untrained it can leave clients in a position which is potentially hazardous to their health. Problems occur due to the treatment being applied incorrectly, or the wrong chemicals being used for a procedure. Beauty treatment negligence is on the rise as the beauty industry grows and grows.

When Can I Make A Claim?

If you have been in a situation where you feel that beautician negligence has left you either in physical pain or caused you psychological damage, you will potentially have grounds for a successful claim against a beauty salon. Common problems following a visit to a beauty salon are:

  • Allergic reactions: before you have a beauty treatment your salon should do a skin test of the product they are going to use on you, particularly with hair dyes and any products that commonly cause reactions. This minimises the risk of unnecessary allergic reactions to products. Given that allergic reactions to beauty products can be serious; this is a precaution you should take if you are offered it. If you have turned down a patch test and then you have an allergic reaction to a product you probably won’t be in a position to enter into a claim.
  • Burns: often burns follow wax which has been overheated or laser hair removal which has been too aggressively attempted.
  • Scarring: can follow from burns, from allergic reactions or from badly performed procedures. In all cases, scarring is not a desirable side effect of beauty therapy, and can be seriously psychologically damaging.

In any situation in which the beauty salon injury you have sustained is not your fault, you have a right to claim against the beauty salon who has caused you harm.

What Does My Compensation Cover?

Your compensation will cover financial, emotional and psychological damages.

You will receive an amount based on the severity of your beauty salon injury and whether it has lasting effects.

You will also receive an amount which covers your outgoings in terms of travel to appointments, loss of earnings, prescriptions and so on.

You should keep records of everything which is affected as a result of your injury so you can offer the most complete account of the situation to your lawyer.

All the evidence you can collect to support you case will give you the best possible chance of being successful.

Often an injury received after a visit to a salon will result in time off work, embarrassment and sometimes will even ruin the event you were so looking forward to when you went to get that spray tan or haircut, be it a wedding, a holiday or a birthday. Whatever your circumstance, 1stClaims has specialist medical negligence lawyers who will be able to give you the legal advice you need related to your claim against a beauty salon.

Suffered an accident or injury related to hairdresser negligence? View our information regarding Hairdresser Claims.

Contact Us

At 1stClaims we want to ensure that you are happy with the beauty salon claims solicitor we choose for you, and will only choose an expert to work on your case. Our solicitors put you first every time and with our free enquiry, it costs nothing to ask.

To begin your compensation claim against a beauty salon, get in touch with one of our specialist lawyers today. Complete our Free Claim Enquiry form now or call us on 0800 2888 693 (from a mobile click to call: 01348 630720) and we will be in touch with you very soon.

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