Phorest vs Ovatu

Looking for a better alternative to Ovatu?

Make the switch from Ovatu to Phorest for the industry’s most trusted software provider. A complete solution for the forward thinking salon owner, with access to full training and support to manage, market and grow your business.


Here’s exactly what Phorest can offer you that Ovatu can’t.


Protect your salon

Boost direct bookings

Supercharge your marketing

Easier management


Top reasons why Phorest is a better choice than Ovatu for your salon

Read in more detail exactly what Phorest can offer you that Ovatu can’t.

REASON #1 Protect your salon


REASON #2 Boost direct bookings


REASON #3 Supercharge your marketing


REASON #4 Easier management


REASON #5 Renowned Support Team


Don’t take our word for it

Read what some of our happy clients are saying about us on review sites like Capterra, Google, GetApp and Facebook.

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Ready to switch from Ovatu to Phorest?

Talk to us about how Phorest can help manage, market and grow your salon.

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Switching to Phorest is easy because we are here to help in any way


Easy Migration

All our plans include tailored set up for your salon. We'll import your clients, staff, services and products for you. Our migration specialists have years of experience in safely migrating client record information from most other salon software.

Free Training for Life

We'll set you and your team up with comprehensive onboarding training; and you can book additional online training sessions with us for as long as you like. New staff starting in the future? No problem, we'll get them trained up too at no extra cost.

Support second to none

Our friendly support team is on call, email or chat, and they're renowned for going above and beyond to answer your questions, big or small, as quickly as they possibly can. 'Seirbhís go hiontach' (excellence in service) is a driving mantra here at Phorest.

“We have successfully migrated many salons from Ovatu to Phorest.  The team and I will help to make the process as simple as possible for you, bringing across your client information. If there’s anything we can’t migrate for you, our onboarding team will guide you through our simple input process, so you can make the transition with zero downtime at your salon.”

Allen Madsen

Allen Madsen, Data Migration Specialist
at Phorest Salon Software

We hate to brag but... people really like what we do

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