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The Biggest Makeup Trends of 2018

Written by Audrey Latimer on October 31st, 2018.      0 comments

The biggest Makeup trends 2018 233x207 Inclusivity and empowerment: two social movements that are having a major impact on the beauty industry in 2018. 

At The Makeup Show Chicago, James Vincent, director of education & artist relations for The Makeup Show, shared the biggest makeup trends from the red carpet, magazines, runways and everyday street style looks. Though the trends themselves differ, the underlying themes are the same: Embrace who you are and flaunt it unapolog­etically.
 

Couperose Skin and Rosacea

Written by Mukti Organics on June 27th, 2018.      0 comments

rosacea-skin-treatments 233x207 What's the difference?

When I was at the doctor a few weeks back (getting antibiotics for my acute bronchitis), she commented on whether I'd like a script for my rosacea. Ahhhh, excuse me lady... Firstly, I don't have rosacea and secondly, I don't do pharmaceuticals – unless it's a dire life or death situation. But lately, after exercise I've been noticing a reddish, blushed tinge to my face. It used to disappear after a few minutes but now it's hanging around for several hours
 

Better Health and Skin with Salt

Written by Leo Tonkin on May 29th, 2018.      0 comments

himalaje 233x207 Salt is an essential ingredient to all living creatures on Earth.

t has a long history, where it has played a role: as currency, in religious rituals, as a preservative and for health and wellness. Many people are familiar with salt’s health uses in baths, as a saline solution, in neti pots, for gargling, and for cleaning and exfoliating the skin.
 

7 Super Minerals for Skin that will improve your skin to infinity and beyond!

Written by Mukti Organics on March 29th, 2018.      0 comments

minerals-for-skin 233x207 You most likely know about all the vitamins that your body needs to maintain healthy, youthful, glowing skin

but what about essential minerals for skin health? Minerals are part of every living cell of the body and they work together to build and regulate a multitude of bodily functions. They are basically the spark plugs that keep our engines running.
 

Just a spoonful of Sugar makes the client relax in the most delightful way

Written by Bernadette Soares, Brand Value Ltd on February 28th, 2018.      0 comments

Plug to the petrified 233x207 Gritting their teeth and gripping the seat, clients often feel the same way about epilation as they do visiting the dentist.

From popping a sedative to guzzling a glass of champagne, even the calmest of customers do funny things when trying to numb the pain of hair removal. But if Mary Poppins was on the money, all it should take is a spoonful (or perhaps a strip-full) of sugar to sweeten the deal.
 

Pantone Colour of the year 2018 - and harmonising make up hues

Written by Wendy Hill on February 28th, 2018.      0 comments

Pantone 2018 model image 233x207 It's official - Ultra Violet has been selected as Pantone's colour of the year for 2018.

Ultra Violet means beyond violet and shows in the colour spectrum as deep and bold.
Violet colours are associated with meaningful inspiration and spiritual fulfilment. They represent the dream, the imagination and the future. In creative terms they’re inspired by science, space and what lies ahead for us in the future.
 

A focus on education and the benefits of post graduate training

Written by Ruth Nicholson (Course director for NZ Laser Training and Director of Beauty Tech Conference, Consultant advisor to Health and disability commissioner (HDC), Laser safety officer.) on January 26th, 2018.      0 comments

SRC-1-HP-233x207 Have you noticed a shift towards # faster, # better, more invasive treatments?

You would be right to observe that this also highlights that we can no longer rely only on our industry suppliers, to provide the full suite of education required of the modern day skin therapist or aesthetic practitioner.
 

Not Just a Body Spray

Written by Pure Fiji on January 24th, 2018.      0 comments

hydrosols-banner 233x207 18 Amazing Health & Beauty Benefits of Hydrosols

With the arrival of the New Year comes the desire to change things up a bit – New Year’s resolutions anyone? Often that means a change to a healthier lifestyle complete with a healthy living attitude. And this newfound lifestyle isn’t just about diet and exercise, it’s about your beauty routine too. Turning to natural beauty products is one way to go about creating a healthier beauty routine.
 

3 Myths You Need to Know About Facial Oils

Written by Pure Fiji on January 24th, 2018.      0 comments

Facial oil myth 233x207 Facial oils are starting to line the beauty store shelves and for good reason

If you already use a facial oil you know the benefits of this wondrous natural skin care product, but there’s also a lot of myths out there. Facial oils get a bad rap when it comes to your skin from claims that it clogs pores to causing acne to making your skin oilier than before. In reality, facial oils can actually be the next best thing for your skin! 
Topics: Tips and Tricks
 

Spring/Summer 2018 Beauty Trends

Written by Lisa Niven on January 1st, 2018.      0 comments

1020-883 Another fashion month over, another set of beauty trends to start thinking about now.

And one thing is sure, spring/summer 2018 is going to be a great season for beauty. From glittering, shimmering, rhinestone-studded make-up across New York, London, Milan and Paris, to the best hair accessories to add to your wish list and the return of nail art, see spring/summer 2018's biggest beauty trends here.
 

Holiday Marketing How-To

Written by Jaclyn Strausser, L.M.E. on December 5th, 2017.      0 comments

Holiday Marketing How-to's 233x207 Planning around the holidays can seem repetitive and daunting, but it does not have to be.

Holiday seasons are a great opportunity to revamp and redirect focuses onto certain treatments and products in order to drum up extra sales, as well as keep clients engaged. During the holiday seasons, more people are on the prowl, scouring retail business trying to find unique gifts to give to the ones they love. 
 

Multimasking - the latest trend!

Written by Britta Heilmann on December 1st, 2017.      0 comments

Multimaskin K-Cosmetics 233x207 Masks are known for their special applications and problem solutions.

The difference with creams is that they are (as they are not formulated for daily use) much more loaded with active ingredients. Creams and also serums are designed as a long-term care or as a cure, while masks regulate especially acute skin conditions. It is available for dry skin, very low irritant and soothing for sensitive skin, as a skin care for mature skin, clarifying impurities and much more.
 

How the health of the liver affects the skin

Written by Samantha Dench, L.E., owner of Skin Deep and author of “Skin Deep: Demystifying Skin Care Solutions to Achieve Healthy, Glowing Skin” Share4 on November 14th, 2017.      0 comments

Healthy Liver, Clear Skin 233x207 Healthy Liver, Clear Skin

Skin care professionals are starting to understand that, in order to transform a client’s skin, they need to start looking inside the body. They understand that lifestyle choices greatly affect treatment of acne, rosacea, and melasma; however, they do not usually think of liver damage when treating the skin.
 

A STEP-BY-STEP: Gemstone Treatments

Written by Linda Bertaut on November 14th, 2017.      0 comments

Gemstone 233x207 Learn how to introduce gemstone treatments in the spa

The use of gemstones and color plays a major role in chakra alignment. Each color has its own frequency or vibration that can help to energize, stimulate, relax, or uplift the spirit. The seven colors of nature’s rainbow are associated with the seven colors of the chakra system. If a chakra is out of balance, a colorful gemstone can be used to restore balance.
Topics: Tips and Tricks
 

How to Successfully Cross-Promote Team Bookings

Written by harlean Windus, L.E., reiki practitioner at Classique Queen Anne Spa on November 14th, 2017.      0 comments

Cross-promote 233x207 Work as a team to increase clientele

Cross-promotion within the spa’s team is one of the best methods to increase clientele and ensure optimum retention rates. Along with training, superior skill sets, and passion, team members should possess excellent customer service skills to enhance the client's experience. This point is where team booking is critical. If staff adapts this mentality, success is guaranteed for everyone.
 

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