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Tried and True: Top 5 Treatments for the Eyes

Written by Terri Wojak - True U University on June 23rd, 2017.      0 comments

1427459608-hbz-skincare-secret-index 233x207 As one of the first places that clients see aging, the eye area is a common problem area

Reducing the appearance of aging in this area can be difficult, but is common, and prevention goes a long way. Below are the top five treatments that can benefit the eye area.
 

Infrared Saunas - Why they are so great for you!

Written by Maxie Frericks, Velvet Day Spa on June 9th, 2017.      0 comments

infrared-sauna-at-malibu-health-club 233x207 The Body Benefits of an Infrared Sauna
Body wraps have been around in the spa market for decades, but recently surging in popularity are infrared body wraps. Spa owners looking to bring in a new body treatment may wonder what it is, what benefits it confers, the costs associated and if it could have any drawbacks.
Topics: Client Care
 

The Power of Skin Analysis

Written by Ilse Vermeulen from Youth Beauty on May 31st, 2017.      0 comments

4fd2a9f0-8326-4b28-aee3-3068f8b4533d Today’s modern beauty salon has changed dramatically, even over the past few years.

There is no doubt that one of the most important sets of skills are those concerned with skin analysis. It is obvious to everyone that professional aestheticians must be adept at reading the skin and recognising conditions before determining the best method of addressing their client’s concerns. 
 

Wind back the Clock with Laser Skin Rejuvenation

Written by Ruth Nicholson, Course Director, NZ Laser Training Ltd on May 31st, 2017.      0 comments

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Wouldn’t it be wonderful to be able to wind back the clock and take away the damage caused by bad habits such as sunbathing in our twenties, the odd cigarette, sunbeds and way too much wine?
 

Hand in Hand

Written by Dr. MED. Christine Schrammek-Drusio on May 5th, 2017.      0 comments

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Expertise of the treating aesthetician is essential for sustainable effects of the skin treatment. Skin care at home is also an important factor. Dermatologist Dr. med. Christine Schrammek-Drusio explains how to proceed.
 

The Mystery of the Ingrown Hair

Written by Lilliane Caron on April 26th, 2017.      0 comments

shutterstock 428689612 233x207 Anyone who has ever shaved or waxed will no doubt be familiar with ingrown hairs... 

and well aware of the pain, irritation and embarrassment they cause. As a therapist, I’ve seen many ingrown hairs and the most memorable ones are the ones that have been squeezed, picked, plucked, dug out and cut at by frustrated clients looking for a solution.
Topics: Client Care
 

Waxing is here to stay

Written by Lilliane Caron on April 24th, 2017.      0 comments

shutterstock 206234482 233x207 HAIR REMOVAL FADS & WHY WAXING HAS MADE ITS PERMANENT MARK IN THE BEAUTY INDUSTRY.

With so many trends fighting for our attention these days, it’s hard to know what’s staying for good and what will be gone tomorrow. One thing I know for sure and have never questioned is waxing. It’s not a fad and it’s here to stay.
 

Making Massage Vital to Skin Care Vitality

Written by Brian Goodwin on February 26th, 2017.      0 comments

esthetician-giving-facing-to-woman Massage—it is our go-to treatment to de-stress, unwind and relieve tired, aching muscles. 

When it comes to massage, we typically associate it with our back, neck and shoulders, but what about therapeutic massage for the face? 
 

At-home Beauty devices

Written by Dr Godfrey Town Ph.D. on February 16th, 2017.      0 comments

Eclipse at-home article From the safety razor to home waxing and electrolysis kits

the advent of light-based home-use devices (HUDs) marks the latest development in the consumer hair-removal market. But this is just one example of many technology-led developments occurring in the overall HUD market, which is set to boom in the coming years.
 

Self-esteem and cancer treatment

Written by Thefactsabout on January 18th, 2017.      0 comments

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Look Good Feel Better is a programme of free skincare and make-up workshops to help women and teenagers suffering from the visible side effects of cancer treatment. 
 

5 Ways Skin Care Brands Can Differentiate

Written by GCI on January 7th, 2017.      0 comments

425-woman-face-432 Unique ingredients can give facial skin care brands an edge in the market

With so much product saturation in the space, the need for unique differentiation is particularly critical
 

5 tips on how to tailor your spa treatments to men

Written by Skin Inc on November 26th, 2016.      0 comments

Understanding mens skincare-854 Understanding the Complexity of Men’s Skin Care

If you’re not offering treatments tailored to men at your spa, you are missing out on a great opportunity to tap into a new market
 

Fungal Infections Of The Skin (includes “foot rot”)

Written by Dr Christophe HSU on November 11th, 2016.      0 comments

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Fungus grows when the skin is warm and moist. The space between your toes, the skin folds in the groin and the armpits must be kept dry to prevent such fungal infection.
 

Herbology 101

Written by Rachelle Dupree, marketing and communications director for Vivoderm Natural Skincare on October 31st, 2016.      0 comments

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Most modern medical and pharmacological practices can trace their roots to ancient herbalism or traditional medicine in some form or another.
 

10 Things To Use In New Client Consultations

Written by Deedee Crossett, San Francisco Institute of Esthetics and Cosmetology on October 13th, 2016.      0 comments

10 Things to use-242 Here are #10 things to think about when consulting with a new client

Although Wikipedia defines a consultation as a meeting between a patient with a physician to get health advice or treatment for a symptom or condition, the definition applies to skin therapists.
 

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