Since social distancing measures and keep at dwelling orders applied throughout the nation have compelled non-essential magnificence companies like hair and nail salons to close their doorways, magnificence conglomerate Coty is doing its half to assist the hairstylists and nail techs who’ve been out of labor as a result of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
The corporate’s Coty Skilled magnificence division, which incorporates manufacturers Wella Professionals, Nioxin, Sebastian, Clairol Skilled, Wella Shade Appeal, Kadus, System Skilled, GHD and OPI, established a $200,000 fund to help stylists and manicurists by way of its Hairdressers at Coronary heart program.
Licensed magnificence professionals throughout the nation, whether or not an educator, salon proprietor or hairstylist, can apply to be one of many 200 folks chosen by Coty to obtain a $1,000 reduction verify to help of their pandemic restoration.
“We began the Hairdressers at Coronary heart program about eight years in the past to advance and have a good time the craft of hairdressing by way of training, scholarships and portfolio-building alternatives. Right now, we’re pivoting our efforts to do all that we will to financially help stylists throughout this troublesome time,” says Carole Protat, Coty’s Senior Director Model Schooling.
The $200,000 fund is only one a part of Coty’s $650,000 COVID-19 trade reduction package deal that was created to assist help the communities closely impacted by the coronavirus outbreak.
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The corporate despatched 800 iPad Minis to varsities within the Los Angeles Unified Faculty District for dwelling education wants, donated greater than 180,000 pairs of gloves for well being care suppliers in Los Angeles and New York Metropolis and offered over 100 completely different enterprise and abilities courses in Coty’s Digital Classroom and @WellaEd Instagram Stay.
Coty has additionally began manufacturing and distributing complimentary hand sanitizer for the New York emergency and medical providers that had been dealing with provide shortages.
Moreover, Kylie and Kris Jenner teamed up with Coty (which owns a majority stake in her Kylie Cosmetics and Kylie Pores and skin enterprise) to supply extra hand sanitizer which has been distributed to hospitals all through Southern California.
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Formulated with 80 % alcohol, the hand sanitizers will likely be donated to the emergency and healthcare employees caring for sufferers on the entrance traces of the coronavirus disaster.
Every customized hand sanitizer bottle additionally features a particular message for the recipient that claims, “Devoted to first responders working to help our communities.”
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