About Us

Placecol – Known for our unique and innovative concept

The Placecol Skin Care Clinic brand is proudly part of the Imbalie Beauty group. We share in the Imbalie Beauty Group Vision to be the largest and most desirable beauty franchise group. We actively work at the Imbalie Beauty Group Mission to make a positive change in the world through self-improvement and self-empowerment, and by increasing the self-esteem of our customers.

Our first Placecol Skin Care Clinic was opened in December 2003. Clients visit Placecol Skin Care Clinics to improve the appearance of their skin and receive treatments for anything from problem skin to anti-ageing prevention.

Placecol Skin Care Clinics have been elevated and are known to offer effective beauty treatments that offer visible results.

Over the last six years the Placecol group has made great strides in its offering. We have accomplished the following:

2016

  • Best of Pretoria Awards 2016:
    • Best place to buy beauty products – Placecol Skin Care Clinics
    • Best Beauty Mecca – Placecol Skin Care Clinics
    • Best Beauty Salon – Placecol Skin Care Clinic Silver Oaks
    • Best Nail Bar – Placecol Skin Care Clinic The Grove
  • Best of Bloemfontein Awards 2016:
    • Best place to buy beauty products – Placecol Skin Care Clinic Victorian Square
    • Best Beauty Mecca - Placecol Skin Care Clinic Victorian Square
    • Best Nail bar - Placecol Skin Care Clinic Victorian Square
  • Pharmaceutical & Cosmetic Review/Symrise New Product Competition (NPC) 2016:
    • Overall winner for Top Range – Placecol Illumine
    • Overall Winner for Top Brand – Placecol Illumine
  • Elle Beauty Award 2016 – Placecol Illuminé Firming Masque
  • FASA Franchisee of the Year - Madelein van Staden Placecol Elarduspark, Doringkloof and Watermeyer
  • Women & Home Best in Beauty 2016: Placecol Optimum Hydro Mask / BIOEFFECT EGF Serum

2015

  • Pretoria Readers’ Choice Awards 2015: best Pampering and Beauty Product.
  • Beeld reader’s choice: number 1 preferred Beauty Salon
  • BIOEFFECT EGF EYE SERUM won a Marie Claire SA PRIX D'EXCELLENCE DE LA BEAUTÉ 2015 award for the BEST CARE PRODUCT.

2014

  • Woman & Home - Best in Beauty 2014: Placecol Uplifting Cream won in the Best Targeted Wrinkle Treatment category.
  • Individual Winner 2014: BIOEFFECT® EGF Eye Serum as voted by SA Pharmaceutical and Cosmetics Review.
  • Packaging Winner 2014: BIOEFFECT® EGF Eye Serum as voted by SA Pharmaceutical and Cosmetics Review.
  • Best of Pretoria in 2014: Placecol Skin Care Clinic Silver Oaks - Best Nail Bar in Pretoria

2013

  • Woman & Home in 2013: Placecol Stimugenating Mask (normal/ combination) is the winner of the best face mask category
  • Best of Pretoria in 2013: Placecol Skin Care Clinic Zambezi - Hair & Nails category

2012

  • Elle Beauty Awards in 2012: Placecol AHA Exfoliating Cream is the winner of the best cleanser and exfoliating cream category.

2011

  • Number 1 Beauty Salon as part of the Beeld Newspaper readers’ awards in November 2011.

2010

  • Number 1 Beauty Salon as part of the Beeld Newspaper readers’ awards in November 2010.

 

Our Placecol service guarantee

Quality products # guarantee visible results # specialised treatments # transform your skin # pampered environment # skin care professionals #

If you are not entirely satisfied please Contact Customer care on 0861 11 22 22

The Placecol Skin Care Clinic brand is proudly part of the Imbalie Beauty group. We share in the Imbalie Beauty Group Vision to be the leading and most desirable beauty and wellness franchise group. We actively work at the Imbalie Beauty Group Mission to make a positive change in the world through improvement and empowerment and by increasing the esteem of our customers.

 

2016

  • Best of Pretoria Awards 2016:
    • Best place to buy beauty products – Placecol Skin Care Clinics.
    • Best Beauty Mecca – Placecol Skin Care Clinics.
    • Best Beauty Salon – Placecol Skin Care Clinic Silver Oaks.
    • Best Nail Bar – Placecol Skin Care Clinic The Grove.
  • Best of Bloemfontein Awards 2016:
    • Best place to buy beauty products – Placecol Skin Care Clinic Victorian Square.
    • Best Beauty Mecca - Placecol Skin Care Clinic Victorian Square.
    • Best Nail bar - Placecol Skin Care Clinic Victorian Square.
  • Pharmaceutical & Cosmetic Review/Symrise New Product Competition (NPC) 2016:
    • Overall winner for Top Range – Placecol Illumine.
    • Overall Winner for Top Brand – Placecol Illumine.
  • Elle Beauty Award 2016 – Placecol Illuminé Firming Masque.
  • FASA Franchisee of the Year - Madelein van Staden Placecol Elarduspark, Doringkloof and Watermeyer.
  • Women & Home Best in Beauty 2016: Placecol Optimum Hydro Mask / BIOEFFECT EGF Serum.

 

2015

  • Pretoria Readers’ Choice Awards 2015: best Pampering and Beauty Product.
  • Beeld reader’s choice: number 1 preferred Beauty Salon.
  • BIOEFFECT EGF EYE SERUM won a Marie Claire SA PRIX D'EXCELLENCE DE LA BEAUTÉ 2015 award for the BEST CARE PRODUCT.

 

2014

  • Woman & Home - Best in Beauty 2014: Placecol Uplifting Cream won in the Best Targeted Wrinkle Treatment category.
  • Individual Winner 2014: BIOEFFECT® EGF Eye Serum as voted by SA Pharmaceutical and Cosmetics Review.
  • Packaging Winner 2014: BIOEFFECT® EGF Eye Serum as voted by SA Pharmaceutical and Cosmetics Review.
  • Best of Pretoria in 2014: Placecol Skin Care Clinic Silver Oaks - Best Nail Bar in Pretoria.

 

2013

  • Woman & Home in 2013: Placecol Stimugenating Mask (normal/ combination) is the winner of the best face mask category.
  • Best of Pretoria in 2013: Placecol Skin Care Clinic Zambezi - Hair & Nails category.

 

2012

  • Elle Beauty Awards in 2012: Placecol AHA Exfoliating Cream is the winner of the best cleanser and exfoliating cream category.

 

2011

  • Number 1 Beauty Salon as part of the Beeld Newspaper readers’ awards in November 2011.

 

2010

  • Number 1 Beauty Salon as part of the Beeld Newspaper readers’ awards in November 2010.

The Placecol Skin Care Clinic brand is proudly part of the Imbalie Beauty group, contributing to the corporate social responsibility path of our Franchisor.

Corporate Social Responsibility
At Imbalie Beauty we realise that Corporate Social Responsibility is more than just giving money to charity, or not printing emails to save the environment. It is a journey where the way in which we conduct our business is truly making a positive change in the world. Any organisation is reliant on its Employees, Community and Environment to ensure success. At Imbalie Beauty we strive to manage and invest in these relationships to create an overall positive impact not only on society but also to make a positive change in the world through self-improvement, self-empowerment and increasing the self-esteem of our customers.

The Environment
At Imbalie Beauty we strive to be sustainable in order to reduce our impact on the environment. We continuously endeavor to create a working environment where our employees focus on saving paper, recycling and minimising electricity usage. We believe by making the necessary small changes within our office environment we contribute to reduce our contribution to the carbon footprint.

Staff Welfare
At Imbalie Beauty we believe we need to ensure that our Employees are happy, they are our Beauty Force behind the business. We value employee participation, allowing room for growth and promotion and contributing to educational opportunities. By making a positive change in their lives, they continue to strengthen us to achieve our goals.

Giving Back
Imbalie Beauty enjoys contributing to a variety of organisations such as: The Tomorrow Trust, Reach for a Dream, Tekkie Tax, POWA and Caring Daisies.