Main Business

Imbalie Beauty is a leading beauty and wellness solutions group, with its focus primarily on the development and transformation of people working in our group through ongoing education and the development, growth and innovation of our own skin care product brands, being Placecol and Skinderm.  The Placecol skin care brand turns forty in January 2020. 

Imbalie Beauty has its own and franchise salon footprint through the following franchise salon chains: Placecol Skin Care Clinics, Perfect 10 and Dream Nails Beauty Salons.  The Group’s skin care brands are available to customers in its own salon footprint, large retail groups, pharmacies, various independent salon outlets and on various on-line platforms. 


Recent Strategic Highlights and Achievements

  • More than 150 national beauty salons
  • FASA award winner, Franchisee of the Year Category, April 2016: Placecol Elarduspark
  • Launch of the Imbalie Training Academy in Woodmead, offering 34 modular courses in beauty and wellness
  • Imbalie Beauty head office relocated to Woodmead, Johannesburg
  • Launch of two new Placecol Aesthetic Clinic concept stores in Woodlands, Pretoria and Clearwater, Johannesburg
  • Launch of the new Perfect 10 concept store in Cresta Crossing and Mall of Africa, Johannesburg

Imbalie offers global gift cards which may be used at any of our group salons nationwide. With regard to gift cards the following is also relevant:

  • Gifts vouchers are not redeemable online (
  • The value thereof is redeemable for Products or Treatments (not cash) at any of the participating Imbalie Beauty group salons nationwide.
  • Imbalie Beauty accepts no responsibility in the event that due to an error or oversight on the part of the Customer, or for any reason, the gift voucher is used by a third party.
  • The Gift voucher needs to be presented at point of purchase as payment towards your purchase of products or treatments.
  • Should you not utilise the full value of the gift voucher, a credit will remain on the voucher for your future use.
  • The use of this gift voucher constitutes acceptance of the following terms and conditions:
    • Treat this gift voucher like cash; this gift voucher is not a credit card.
    • This gift voucher is valid for three years after the date on which it was issued.
    • This gift voucher is redeemable for merchandise or treatments at participating Placecol Skin Care and Aesthetic Clinics, Dream Nails Beauty Salons or Perfect 10 Nail & Body Studios in South Africa.
    • This gift voucher cannot be exchanged for cash and cannot be replaced if stolen.
    • No cash balance will be given as change.
    • Only valid at participating stores.