Award Winners

Polished in Rawtenstall, has been awarded Guinot Crown Salon 2015. This title places them in the top ten percent of Guinot’s highest achieving salons in the UK and Ireland.

Attaining Guinot Crown Salon status is the recognition of excellence within the field of professional skincare. This coveted award is in its 15th year and winners are chosen from Guinot’s portfolio of 1,200 salons. By visiting a Guinot Crown Salon, clients can be confident that they are choosing one of the country’s best salons with flawless principles in environment, customer care and treatment expertise. A Crown Salon promotes Guinot in a prime location and offers all Guinot face and manual body treatments, as well as a full representation of retail products for the face and body. Crown Salon status is awarded exclusively to salons that are able to fulfil this strict criteria.

Polished joined the other Guinot Crown Salon nominees and winners at a conference and gala dinner held at The Hilton St George’s Park, Burton-on-Trent, receiving their award from Chris Gillam, the new Managing Director of Guinot UK. Caroline, salon owner from Polished commented, “It means so much to us a team to be awarded Crown status.

During the day, guests participated in an interactive Question and Answer session with Hellen Ward (Managing Director of Richard Ward Hair & Metro Spa and Professional Beauty columnist) and watched a live demonstration of the new Guinot ‘Age Summum’ facial. This premium, anti-ageing treatment uses pure Vitamin C, Hyaluronic Acid, and Pro-Collagen to target the signs of ageing. As a Crown Salon, Polished will receive exclusivity to this treatment before its nationwide launch in February 2015. (It will be available in our salon on Tuesday 18th November.

The deserving winners celebrated in style in the evening with a black-tie drinks reception, dinner, live music and a captivating performance from the Japanese group Siro-a.