As a skin care professional, staying ahead of the trends and changes in the spa industry requires constant growth and increase of knowledge. AIA has been educating professionals through the pages of DERMASCOPE Magazine, conferences, and classes for decades. In addition, we are now offering our members webinars presented by top educators in the industry. Take your aesthetic education to the next level!
Register for an upcoming webinar today and check out our past webinars available on-demand.
February 25, 2019 1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Growing a Skin Care Practice: Fact Versus Fiction
Presented by Douglas Preston
38-year aesthetics professional Douglas Preston shares his time-tested knowledge about the realities of creating a successful skin care practice. The presentation separates business facts from common fantasies that lead many aestheticians to unnecessary career mistakes and disappointment. Preston’s experienced insights will help you know if you’re on the right track with your business. He will also describe how to stay positive and productive during the tough early years of a new skin care practice. Join this well-respected career mentor in a FREE webinar on February 25 for a wealth of inspiration for both the new and established aesthetician.
Douglas Preston’s career spans over 30 years in professional aesthetics, spa management, and skin care career mentoring. His business articles appear in many of the top trade journals and magazines. He is past-president of Aesthetics International Association and former committee chairman for The Day Spa Association. His recently published book, An Esthetician’s Guide to Growing A Successful Skincare Career, is a top-seller among ambitious working skin care professionals. Preston leads The Inspired Esthetician, a membership-based resource for professional education and career/business mentoring. He also practices aesthetic skin care in his prestigious Los Gatos studio, Preston Skin Center.
March 25, 2019 1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Get It Together: Combining Treatments with Devices for Improved Results
Presented by Beatrice Van
Want to increase your revenue and build your reputation as a skin care expert? It might be time to consider combination treatments in the spa – like partnering professional handheld facial devices with specific skin treatments to help boost clients’ results. March 25, 2019, join Beatrice Van, master aesthetics educator at Spectrum Advanced Aesthetics, in this webinar on combining treatments and modalities that pair well together to help clients reach their skin goals more quickly and take your menu offerings to the next level.
Beatrice Van is a master aesthetics educator at Spectrum Advanced Aesthetics. She is an advanced trainer certified in both aesthetics and advanced aesthetics, as well as a Elleebana-certified keratin eyelash lift trainer and certified nail specialist. Van was voted Favorite School Instructor in DERMASCOPE’s 2019 Aestheticians’ Choice Awards and has been in the industry for over 17 years. In 2019, she will be traveling across the country with Fearless Beauty founded by Skintelligent Resources, where she will share the importance of understanding and treating ethnic, multiethnic, and multicultural skin to the aesthetics community.
April 15, 2019 1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Reducing and Preventing Hyperpigmentation Naturally
Presented by Brian Goodwin
Struggling with treating hyperpigmentation and looking for powerful, new, and natural solutions that target this ever-frustrating ailment? Hyperpigmentation is one of the most complex, challenging skin conditions to treat due its many potential triggers. In this webinar, dive deep into advanced knowledge on the multiple causes of hyperpigmentation, including often overlooked influences, and discover new and exciting, natural solutions that lighten and suppress hyperpigmentation safely – all without potentially harmful, chemically-derived ingredients!
Brian Goodwin is an international educator for Eminence Organic Skin Care. As a master medical aesthetician, master herbalist, and consultant with over 10 years of experience in the spa industry, Goodwin brings his love and enthusiasm for skin care to the masses with his passionate, fun, and educational trainings. Goodwin has had the honor of educating and consulting over 2,000 distinguished spas and has also been a keynote speaker most notably in New York City, Washington D.C., Los Angeles, and Vancouver, guiding spas towards finding success in both educational and business growth.
Retail Revolution – How to Beat the Internet and Sell More Products
Presented by Justin Dotterweich and Brandon Potter
Join the retail revolution and learn how to beat the internet and sell more products. Learn everything your spa could and should be doing to win the modern consumer. Also, discover the skin care secret to increasing retail revenue. Learn how to amaze clients with results and keep them coming back for more!
Sugaring Made Simple
Presented by Lina Kennedy
Discover the secret to perfect hair removal – body sugaring! What is body sugaring? Is it similar to waxing? Join the global pioneer of sugaring, Lina Kennedy, as she shares her knowledge on the true benefits of professional body sugaring.
True Causes of Acne
Presented by Danné Montague-King
The skin industry pioneer Danné Montague-King shares his years of expertise and knowledge on one of the most common problematic skin conditions that has plagued individuals for years.
Marketing Yourself as a “Solo” Aesthetician
Presented by Michelle D’Allaird-Brenner
The reality is, we are all in it alone – it is simply a matter of how you look at it. With over 30 years of experience as an entrepreneur, educator, and aesthetician, I have seen and heard it all.