Tuesday, 29 May 2018 12:11

CA Botana Founder Passes Away

Industry leader and founder of CA Botana, Dr. Dieter Kuster, passed away unexpectedly at the beginning of March 2018. Kuster was affectionately known as the “Einstein of Emulsion Technology.” With…
Wednesday, 25 April 2018 13:46

In Memoriam: Joel Gerson – AIA Academy of Legends 1987

Written by by Annette Hanson, founder of Atelier Esthétique Institute, inducted into the AIA Academy of Legends in 2009
On January 31, 2018, we gathered together to celebrate the life of Joel Gerson – my friend, my colleague, and my neighbor. He passed away at age 83 after a…
To those who knew her, to those who learned from her, and those who worked with her, Barbara Salomone embodied a complete and total passion for aesthetics.
Bioelements Professional Skin Care is heartbroken to announce the passing of its founder and owner, industry leader Barbara Salomone, after an ongoing illness. Salomone passed away peacefully in her California…
Bonnie Day (Nottingham) Brolliar, 89, passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 3, 2016 from complications of Alzheimer's disease. She was preceded in death by her husband, Boyd, and son, Bill.…
Wednesday, 20 April 2016 19:17

Carin M. Scott

Carin M. Scott graduated in 1960 from the Medical Aesthetician School in Hamburg, Germany and had over 50 years of experience in the industry of aesthetics.
Tuesday, 22 December 2015 20:46

Margarita Saian

Margarita Saian, a state-certified educator, ambassador of the Aesthetic International Association, and a skin care veteran of over 20 years, passed away on September 29th, 2015 after a two and…
Christine Valmy, founder of Christine Valmy International School of Esthetics, passed away January 18th, 2015 in Bucharest, Romania. The skin care icon, who was most recognized for founding the first…
Christine Valmy, founder of Christine Valmy International School of Esthetics, passed away January 18th, 2015 in Bucharest, Romania. The skin care icon, who was most recognized for founding the first…
Bioelements is heartbroken to announce the passing of Pat Rambo-Rucka, long-time skin care industry veteran and national sales manager of the professional skin care brand. "Words cannot begin to express…
Wednesday, 26 November 2014 02:34

A True Inspiration: James Yutaka Suzuki, 1936-2014

Written by David Suzuki, president of Bio-Therapeutic, Inc.
James Yutaka Suzuki was born on May 19, 1936, in Seattle, Washington, to Tohachi and Mikayo Suzuki. He was the fourth of seven children. He spent much of his early…
Paula Kent Meehan, founder of Redken Laboratories, Inc., passed away Monday, June 23rd, 2014, facing the tranquil environment she treasured, including her Japanese gardens, fountains and flowers of her Beverly…
We regret to announce the passing of Carol Crowley on January 2, 2014. For over 30 years, Crowley played an important leadership role in the hair removal industry. She was…
Dr. Sheldon Pinnell, an internationally eminent scientist, dermatologist, leading scientist behind L’Oréal-owned SkinCeuticals, and J. Lamar Callaway Professor Emeritus of Dermatology and Chief Emeritus of the Division of Dermatology at…
Bettylou McIntosh, co-founder of CosMedix, passed away on Thursday, July 13th, 2013. Making an early impact in the skin care industry, McIntosh knew that better skin health depended as much…
The aesthetics industry mourns the loss of one of its true pioneers, Dr. James Edwin Fulton, Jr. who died July 4th, 2013 at the age of 73. “Jim devoted his…
Monday, 25 March 2013 20:36

Aunt Ilike Passes Away

Aunt Ilike grew up in the countryside of Hungary – a land blessed with fruits, vegetables and herbs that draw their succulence from the soil and thermal hot springs of…
Pivot Point International, Inc. announces the passing of Corrine Passage Bernin, on May 16th, 2012, the only daughter of Pivot Point founder Leo Passage, who passed away in 2011. Berin,…

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