Repêchage CEO and Founder Lydia Sarfati welcomed over 150 skin care and spa professionals to a full day launch event and awards luncheon in New York City. The morning began with a fair of services, showcasing all of the latest innovations and treatments from Repêchage. Guests were able to get a first look at the newest additions to skin care from the seaweed experts. The President’s Award for Best International…
Innovative Technology (IT) Cosmetics®, a leader in the prestige color cosmetics market, has been honored with an Independent Cosmetics Manufacturers and Distributors' (ICMAD) 2014 Cosmetic Innovator of the Year (CITY) Award in the "Product Innovation: Accessories & Tools" category for one of its latest problem-solving innovations, Heavenly Luxe® 10-in-1 Tightliner™ Brush. In its ninth annual year, ICMAD's CITY Award winners are viewed as the gold standard in the cosmetics industry.
PCA SKIN® hosted Be Ageless, an exciting event for media and PCA SKIN customers that focused on the value PCA brings to a skin health practices. Those who attended learned about newly launched products from PCA SKIN, enjoyed quick makeup lessons from Jane Iredale makeup consultants and experienced a PCA SKIN professional hand treatment at the event.
This year jane iredale – THE SKIN CARE MAKEUP proudly celebrates its 20th anniversary, marking an incredible achievement for the brand and the mineral makeup category. jane iredale is commemorating the milestone with forward-thinking product innovations, including a commemorative 20th anniversary product, new outer packaging, creative consumer and trade initiatives, and the grand opening of a new global headquarters in Great Barrington, Mass. The industry will also honor Jane Iredale…
Performance Health, manufacturer and marketer of Biofreeze®, Bon Vital'® and TheraBand™ branded products, is pleased to announce that Lynda Solien-Wolfe, vice president massage and spa, was recently awarded the ONE Concept 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award. The presentation took place at the ONE Concept Gala & Awards Ceremony. Solien-Wolfe will be recognized for her contributions to the massage therapy profession.
Celebrating 60 years as the leader in aroma therapeutic spa treatments, Yon-Ka Paris has been a pioneer in botanical skin care for the past six decades and continues to provide skin solutions for all ages in all of life’s seasons. Visionary and avant-garde, Yon-Ka builds itself upon a foundation of five key pillars: nature, science, efficacy, high touch expertise and wellness.
Institut' DERMed Spa is among a very small group of companies that have won the Best of Sandy Springs Award for seven consecutive years. This distinction has qualified Institut' DERMed Spa for the 2014 Sandy Springs Business Hall of Fame. Each year, the Sandy Springs Award Program identifies companies that they believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category.
Mark G. Lebwohl, M.D., was named president-elect of the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) during the last day of the annual meeting in March. The AAD is the world’s largest dermatologic society, representing more than 17,000 physicians specializing in the diagnosis and medical, surgical, and cosmetic treatment of skin, hair, and nail conditions. He will hold the office of president for one year.
Dermalogica® in Scottsdale recently celebrated the location’s one-year anniversary by honoring International Women’s Day with an event to benefit Dermalogica’s philanthropic arm, Financial Independence Through Entrepreneurship. During the evening, 16 microloans were funded, making progress toward the long-term FITE goal of funding 50,000 women worldwide.
Gunilla of Sweden, Inc. has recently been selected as a winner of the 13th Annual 25 Under 25 award. The award recognizes the top 25 small businesses with fewer than 25 employees in the Kansas City area. Gunilla of Sweden Organic Skin Care has been in business since 1987 and is now specializing in acne with our LEROSETT® line.
Steve Tanner, President of Arylessence, Inc., was recently honored with the prestigious Eric Bruell Distinguished Service Award by the International Fragrance Association of North America. The award recognizes individuals who have made exceptional contributions to the fragrance industry over many years.
Belfast headquartered luxury self-tanning brand, Vita Liberata has been recognized with one of the United Kingdom's most prestigious business awards – The Queen's Award for Enterprise in International Trade. This award is universally regarded as the United Kingdom's highest accolade for international business success. Vita Liberata was commended for its outstanding overseas sales growth of over 400 percent between 2011 and 2013.
Aesthetic VideoSource recently won two 2013 Bronze Telly Awards for Acupressure Massage: Feet, Hands & Face for the Mat and Thai Acupressure Massage: Feet, Hands & Face for the Table. The 34th Annual Telly Awards received over 12,000 entries from all 50 states and five continents. The Telly Awards is the premier award honoring the finest film and video productions.
jane iredale was recently certified cruelty-free by the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics’ (CCIC) Leaping Bunny Program. Made up of eight animal protection organizations, CCIC is the leading internationally respected coalition responsible for cruelty-free certification of personal care and household products. This prestigious certification represents a further milestone in the brand’s unwavering commitment against animal testing.
OPI Products Inc. has announced the transition of Suzi Weiss-Fischmann from OPI co-founder & executive VP to OPI consultant. Known worldwide as “The First Lady of Nails” for over 31 years, she will remain OPI’s creative inspiration and brand ambassador for journalists and clients. She created the first 30 OPI colors. Weiss-Fischmann's new role is effective beginning July 2014.
The Mandara Spa at Lotte Hotel Moscow, Russia has been named Hotel Spa of the Year – Eastern Europe at the World Spa & Wellness Awards 2014, one of the leading honors in the spa industry acknowledging excellence in care, service and standards. Opened in 2010, the 1,500 square meter oasis combines the beauty and allure of Asian traditions with the sophistication of modern spa techniques to deliver the ultimate…
Oncology Esthetics® USA recently named Dr. Spiller Pure SkinCare Solutions a Caring Partner and recognized the ALPENRAUSCH Certified Organic product line as clean, safe and beneficial for the special skin care needs of patients undergoing treatment for cancer. Founded in 2007, Oncology Esthetics® USA is the first and leading advanced training certification program that prepares aestheticians and spa professionals with the knowledge and skills to safely treat individuals undergoing cancer…