As I draft this note in 2022, I cannot help but look to the future and wonder what 2023 will hold. Will it bring groundbreaking advances in technology? Will TikTok takeover as theorized? Or maybe, it will be just another year around the sun with days full of skin transformations. One thing that is for sure, licensed skin professionals of all calibers will start businesses…
Goodbye 2022! It has been fun, but it is time for a new era. Before that can begin, we must close off the year with my favorite special section of the magazine, the Cover Contest. Coming in on its third year of creation, let me be the first to formally introduce the winner, Iysha C. Wedderburn – thank you for representing the magazine this month.…
November has arrived! It brings the season of sweater weather, giving thanks, and for DERMASCOPE readers, the best in generic hormonal education. Living with a hormonal skin condition myself, I am especially proud of this issue because of all the potential clients it can help. So, sit back and relax. It is time to go beneath the surface. The first primary article of this lineup…
Oh, look – another glorious October! It makes me wonder where the year has gone. We are just a few months away from 2023, which means there are big things in the works. In the meantime, readers can consume another issue of DERMASCOPE – but stay tuned. October is all about acne! Whether dealing with teenage acne, stress-induced blemishes, or the occasional comedone, this issue…
How is the summer already coming to an end? Soon, we will have to say bye-bye to family vacations and long summer days and hello to spiced pumpkin (enzyme) and every aesthetician’s favorite time of year: peel season. Naturally for this reason, the September issue brings readers the very best in peel education and preparation. Grab those brushes, bowls, and fans. Corrective skin care waits…

January 2023

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