Makeup Artist Insurance

Liability insurance for makeup artists.

  • Beauty therapist cover for salons and individuals
  • Cover for working from home, in a salon or at a customer’s premises
  • UK-based support

Call us on 0344 892 9788 or get a quote online. 

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Makeup artist cover

Cover to protect your business should a treatment go wrong – terms and conditions available on request


Product liability for makeup artists

Product liability to protect you against faulty products supplied to your customers.


Business all-risks cover for make-up artists

Please speak to our advisors about our optional cover for business equipment.

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Peace of mind with our makeup artist insurance

We offer our best terms to give you peace of mind that you have the right cover for you.

About makeup artist insurance


Specialist policy designed for makeup professionals

Our make-up artist policy is designed for qualified beauty therapists, meaning you can be confident your policy is suitable for your profession.

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Protection for makeup artists against defence costs

There is no cap on how much a compensation claim can be for the UK - it could be millions of pounds. Your makeup artist policy can protect you up to the limit of indemnity provided.


All liabilities covered in one policy

Public and product liability, treatment liability, and legal expenses cover are covered as standard in our makeup artist policy. Optional cover for business equipment can be included: please just ask our advisers.



Cover for anywhere you work

Whether it be salons, clients’ homes, mobile or freelance beauty services, we can offer cover best suited to your circumstances.

When you need to make a claim, we'll guide you through the process and get your claim settled as quickly as possible.

  • Find your insurance documents and make sure you have all your information at hand, including your policy number.
  • Call the claims team on the number in your policy schedule and explain exactly what happened.
  • Provide photos if requested to help us understand what happened as quickly as we can.
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  • Fill in our online quote form or call us
  • Purchase your policy
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Makeup artist insurance FAQs

We cover standard makeup application, as well as semi-permanent makeup, micro-blading and eyelash extensions. The main thing we’re not able to cover currently is permanent makeup application.

You must hold the relevant certificates and qualifications for all professional treatments undertaken.

Full details of the policy terms and conditions are available on request. It is important to read your policy documents.

Yes, we can cover a wide range of beauty therapy treatments. Simply let us know what treatments you provide and we can let you know if they can be covered under this policy or not. To give you an example, we cover body massage, spray tanning, nail technicians, waxing and facial care – so there’s a wide scope available.

We can offer an indemnity limit of £5million for public and product liability and £1m for treatment liability.

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