Corona lockdown in November: do hairdressers have to close again now?

When hairdressers reopen their salons, they and their clients must wear face masks. Photo: Thierry Roge / BELGA / dpa

© Thierry Roge

The federal and state governments have agreed on another lockdown in the fight against COVID-19. Many businesses will have to close on November 2nd. Do hairdressers also count?

  • On Wednesday the federal and state governments met massive restrictions of public life agreed to the rapidly growing numbers of infections with the Corona-Virus* to stop.
  • Many businesses such as restaurants, cinemas or fitness studios have to close from November 2nd until the end of the month.
  • Hairdressers remain open – under strict conditions.

Update from October 29th: On Wednesday, the federal and state governments met at one „Lockdown light“ agreed in the fight against the corona pandemic. In order to cope with the increasing number of infections, many companies are to be closed from next Monday to the end of November. These include bars and restaurants as well as tattoo and fitness studios, Cosmetic studios, massage practices and cinemas. The good news: Hairdressers are not affected by the closings, they can remain open. However, only under the existing hygiene requirements, as they have been in place since May 4th.

Mask requirement and minimum distance at the hairdresser

Article of September 18: The mandatory measures include wearing a Mouth and nose protection* for hairdressers and customers, it says in the Occupational safety standard the responsible professional association for health care and welfare.

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For the time being, eyelashes, shaving or beard care are not allowed

Accordingly, services are like For the time being, eyelashes, shaving or beard care are not allowed. Furthermore, a sufficient distance between the People* be ensured – for example by limiting the number of jobs. After a temporary closure* because of the Corona-Pandemie* Hairdressing salons are allowed to reopen since May 4th.

Read here: Hygiene and infection protection in the workplace: new rules in the corona crisis

Washing the hair of each client is mandatory

The central association of the German hairdressing trade is convinced of the effect of the new standard: “We are sure that the new safe hairdressing services in the pandemic* guaranteed, “said Jörg Müller, General Manager of the association. For example, by making it mandatory for every customer to wash their hair, possible viruses should be killed there.

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Hygiene requirements at the hairdresser’s should be checked

That customers want their Leave contact details at the hairdressing salons is just as important for safety, according to Müller. In this way, chains of infection could be traced. “Customers can only be served if they agree to the documentation,” says the occupational safety standard. According to Müller, regulatory authorities and the employers’ liability insurance association should then check whether the standard will be complied with from May.

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Salary: ten professions in which you earn super money – without being a boss

In which professions can I earn well without being a boss? The online portal gehalt.de investigated this question and determined the best-paid professions in 2018 without personnel responsibility. © pixabay / scronfinixio
10th place: Business Developer - EUR 62,551 gross per year
10th place: Business developers earn EUR 62,551 gross per year (median). © pixabay / rawpixel
Securities dealers secure place 9.  You get an annual gross salary of 64,784 euros.
Securities dealers secure place 9. You get an annual gross salary of 64,784 euros. © Arne Dedert / dpa
As sales managers or in sales control, employees earn EUR 67,699 gross per year - and secure 8th place in the ranking.
As sales managers or in sales control, employees earn EUR 67,699 gross per year – and secure 8th place in the ranking. © pixabay / hectorgalarza
7th place goes to the actuaries. You can look forward to an annual gross salary of 71,042 euros.
7th place goes to the actuaries. You can look forward to an annual gross salary of 71,042 euros. © pixabay / stevepb
6th place: As a regional sales manager, employees earn an impressive 74,528 euros gross per year.
6th place: As a regional sales manager, employees earn an impressive 74,528 euros gross per year. © pixabay / Free-Photos
Key account managers look after the company’s most important business partners. In return, an annual gross salary of 75,671 euros beckons – and fifth in the ranking.
Key account managers look after the company’s most important business partners. In return, an annual gross salary of 75,671 euros beckons – and fifth in the ranking. © pixabay / SNCR_GROUP
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But it is not only in the financial sector that you can earn well. As a specialist, you can expect 80,722 euros gross per year. This puts them in fourth place among the highest-paid professions without personnel responsibility. © Christian Dittrich / dpa
Now it’s getting exciting: 3rd place goes to fund managers with a gross salary of 83,641 per year.
Now it’s getting exciting: 3rd place goes to fund managers with a gross salary of 83,641 per year. © pixabay / 3844328
2nd place: As Mergers & Acquisitions Specialist, employees take care of the purchase and sale of companies or mergers. For this responsible task, they earn EUR 99,635 gross per year.
2nd place: As Mergers & Acquisitions Specialist, employees take care of the purchase and sale of companies or mergers. For this responsible task, they earn EUR 99,635 gross per year. © pixabay / Free-Photos
1st place: Senior physicians secure the top position among the professions without personnel responsibility. Her gross salary of 115,317 euros a year is really impressive.
1st place: Senior physicians secure the top position among the professions without personnel responsibility. Her gross salary of 115,317 euros a year is really impressive. © Rolf Vennenbernd / dpa

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