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Personally styled insurance for you

Sit Back and Relax, it’s Our Turn to Look After You

You spend all day making your clients look good. Now it's time to pamper your business with individually styled business insurance from smei. 

We offer a range of insurance products designed to meet the particular needs of the hair and beauty industry. Whether you run your own salon, rent space in someone else's shop or offer a mobile service, our team understands the unique risks faced by your profession. We already look after over 6,500 salons, hairdressers, beauticians, makeup artists, barbers, beauty therapists, and nail technicians. You can trust the experience of our team to help you choose the insurance that's right for you.

Our Solution for You

Our policies are always flexible and can be styled to your individual circumstances. Unlike some direct insurers, one-size-fits-all providers, or comparison websites, we believe a personalised approach makes all the difference.

By asking the right questions we can guide you on appropriate cover you need for your business. Whether you are a start-up or longstanding business, we help you understand the risks that might arise and how best to prepare for them.

Contact us today

Call our team of insurance experts to receive a no obligation, instant quote today.

Phone lines are available Mon-Fri: 8am - 6pm

Quote Line: 0330 134 4573

Standard Covers*

  • Contents.

  • Accidental damage.

  • Glass.

  • Business interruption.

  • Employers liability.

  • Public and products liability.

  • Book debts/account receivable.

  • Money in safe.

  • Money on premises.

Optional Covers*

  • Legal expenses.

  • Subsidence.

  • Loss of rent receivable.

  • Tenants improvements.

  • Terrorism.

  • Embedded breakdown.

  • Buildings cover.

  • Goods in transit.

How We can Help You

  • By letting us search for the options available for you, we aim to help save you time and money by providing a competitively priced insurance that meets your requirements. Therefore, you can focus on running your business, safe in the knowledge you have the appropriate cover in place.
  • We want to offer you the gold standard of customer care. It is for this reason we take great pride in being awarded with the Feefo Gold Trusted Merchant Accreditation**.
  • You can access your insurance documents and other information from our dedicated customer portal.
  • We provide claims advocacy, so rest assured we will support you through difficult, complex or contentious claims.
  • We’ll give you access to news, useful business guides, and exciting competitions.

About Us

smei is part of Jelf, an award winning expert in insurance and risk management. We provide a range of insurance products to small and medium sized businesses across the UK. With many years of experience and nearly 20,000 customers, we are confident we can find the insurance policy that’s right for you.

Contact Us

Call our team to receive a no obligation, quote today.

Call the quote line: 0330 134 4573 (Mon-Fri: 9am - 5pm).


Terms and conditions:

* Standard and optional cover may differ dependent upon insurer.

** The award is in recognition of consistently delivering positive customer service over the last 12 months (calendar year 2018).


Related FAQs See all FAQs

Using a broker to arrange your insurance may help reduce your workload and the associated time it takes you to search for your insurance. It is our aim to help you get value for money therefore we use the strength of our market position to negotiate with insurers, in advance, the product and premium pricing. We do this to help deliver the right product, at the right price for our customers. To present you with the options available to you, we compare insurance from a panel of UK insurers so that we can recommend a product to suit your business needs.


You can get a quote by telephone. On average a quote will take around 10 minutes over the phone, depending on the complexity of the business requirements.


It is helpful to have any previous insurance policies handy, and any renewal documentation or information you have got so far. It doesn’t matter if you don’t have them though, we will guide you through the relevant questions. Basic details about your business and property will be needed, if you have any tools or stock to insure for example, their value would be required also.

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