Kline & Company is pleased to announce the promotion of Karen Doskow to director, consumer products in Kline's Market Research division. Doskow is a well-known and highly respected authority within the personal care, home fragrances, beauty devices, professional skin care industries. This promotion is a culmination of her hard work and commitment not only to Kline & Company, but also to the industry and her clients.
DECLÉOR PARIS recently celebrated its 40 year anniversary. As a pioneer in aromatherapy, the company continues to lead with its visionary approach to beauty. With a legacy rooted in the science of plant energies, combined with an in-depth understanding of the body’s vital energies, DECLÉOR continues to offer a unique sensorial experience that visibly enhances the skin’s natural beauty and radiance with more than 50 unique formulations.
Dermalogica was recently honored in a memorable television campaign for Dell computers, now airing in every major market in the United States. Media coverage of the campaign resulted in more than 65 million in reach during the first week of its airing and social media was abuzz with conversation from key industry leaders.
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) recently announced the recipients of the 2014 PBA Sally Beauty Scholarship. With over 300 applicants, the selection process was challenging based on the quality of candidates. Applications for the 2015 PBA Sally Beauty Scholarships are now available in the two categories below. The deadline for entry is November 14th, 2014.
Sante Spa Victoria, a resort spa located in the Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort and Spa in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, is the second spa to achieve SpaExcellence under the updated International Standards of SpaExcellenceSM 2014 from SpaQuality LLC. The Standards provide a framework for everything that a spa does including strategic planning, day-to-day operations, behind-the-scenes processes, leadership, teamwork, training, system evaluation, continual improvement, and more.
Performance Health, manufacturer and marketer of Biofreeze®, Bon Vital'® and TheraBand™ branded products, recently announced the promotion of Lynda Solien-Wolfe to vice president of massage and spa. Solien-Wolfe began working with Performance Health as a consultant in 1999 and became a full-time employee in 2009. Over the past 15 years, she has been uniquely responsible for Performance Health’s successes in the massage therapy and spa professions.
This year Rhonda Allison Cosmeceuticals celebrates 20 years in business. Since 1994, the company has been supporting skin care professionals throughout the nation with cutting-edge skin care products and protocols, as well as an extensive library of educational tools and courses. This year also marks Rhonda Allison’s 35th year as an aesthetician. Throughout her career she has served as an active participant in the industry, promoting the advancement of the…
Dr. Bernard Arocha, founder of Arocha Hair Restoration, recently earned the prestigious designation of Fellow of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS). Only 61 surgeons around the world have been accepted into the Fellows of the ISHRS, the world’s leading organization of professionals in the field of surgical hair restoration.
VI Medical Products is proud to announce and congratulate the members of the 2014 Presidents Club, David Stevenson, Michelle Jaffe, Tiffany Johnson, Michelle Cramer and Pat Duncan. These sales executives have achieved excellence in the field of medical aesthetic sales throughout 2013 and are truly inspirational to team members.
New York based êShave is pleased to announce that it has won an Esquire Grooming Award for Best Soap last fall from Esquire Magazine in recognition for its Moisturizing Bath Soap Bars. The Esquire Grooming Awards began in 2006 and are rewarded annually to skin care and grooming com-panies that produce the best new men’s products.
Heather Hickman was recently promoted to Senior Director of U.S. Education for Dermalogica and The International Dermal Institute (IDI). In her new position serving both companies, Hickman is responsible for 101 employees, including 65 instructors. For the past three years, Hickman has overseen the education for all IDI instructors, managed the operations for all 17 IDI training centers across the United States, and ensured all training centers meet their class…
The year 2013 has been a special one for Eve Taylor, OBE as the company she founded celebrates its 50th anniversary. Taylor originally started her career in the beauty/well-being industry as a way to change her life and career path from her home in London as a housewife and mother of five children to becoming a leading international education figure that would allow her to travel all over the world.
myoscience is pleased to announce that the iovera degrees® system has won in the medical category of the GOOD DESIGN™ competition. GOOD DESIGN recognizes the world’s most important consumer design products and is one of the most prestigious and oldest design awards. The awards are organized annually by The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design in cooperation with the European Centre for Architecture, Art, Design and Urban Studies.
Éminence Organic Skin Care of Hungary was recently named Favorite Skin Care Line and Favorite Company for Product Education for the fifth consecutive year. Voted by spa industry experts and the readers of American Spa Magazine, Éminence comes out on top in the American Spa’s Professional’s Choice Awards 2013. Also named Favorite Bodycare Line, Favorite All Natural Line and finalist for Favorite Sensitive Skin Line, Éminence receives recognition across the…
NovaLash recently announced the winners of their annual LashOff Competition. Karlene Smith, owner of Lifestyles Massage and Skin Care in Bellingham, Washington, has been named Lash Artist of the Year. As the winner of the 2014 competition, Smith will receive some $10,000 in premium prizes, including a full page advertorial in one of the industry’s biggest magazines and a featured spot on NovaLash’s much-clicked Find a Stylist page.
The Aesthetic VideoSource Reiki Healing Techniques online training video and DVD recently won a 2013 Bronze Telly Award. The Telly Awards honor the best film and video productions, groundbreaking online video content, and outstanding local, regional, and cable television commercials and programs. In the 34th Annual Telly Awards competition, the video competed with over 12,000 entries from across the world.
Brenda Linday, director of sales and education for Vitality Institute Medical Products was recently nominated and awarded VIP status with the Cambridge Who’s Who for her expertise in mentoring, relationship development, analytical thinking, and complex problem solving in aesthetics. VIP members are considered leaders in their profession because of the high level of their accomplishments in and contributions to their field.