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By Courtney G. Freeman, L.E.I. | November 21, 2016
In today's modern and ever-changing world of cosmetic technology, skin care professionals are required to understand the skin from a cellular and scientific perspective. Professionals and clients understand the advanced changes that can be made within a medical setting and physicians are realizing the ...


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By Lyn Ross | November 21, 2016
As the population grows increasingly multicultural, skin care professionals will be challenged with the task of recognizing how dark skin differs from light skin, what is normal versus problematic, and which treatments have the highest efficacy and lowest potential for complications for individuals with ...


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By Jeremy | October 18, 2016
While traffic itself does not cause dark spots, a recent study from Journal of Investigative Dermatology (JID) has shown that the effects of traffic, particularly nitrogen dioxide, significantly contribute to the formation of lentigines. Due to an earlier study, traffic-related particulate matter ...


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By Amanda Azar, founder and executive artist for Azar Beauty | June 20, 2016
Skin is the new canvas for both skin care professionals and makeup artists. Pushing the boundaries beyond the face, makeup artists create illusions, characters, and works of art on the entire body. Body painting has become increasingly popular in the last few years due to media exposure and markets a ...


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By Jeremy | October 18, 2016
Researchers from two universities in Germany, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz and the University of Kiel, recently discovered the molecular mechanism behind the synthesis of melanin using a technique that involved mutation of tyrosinase. Melanin, which is produced by melanocytes, contributes to both ...


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By Jeremy | October 19, 2016
Trendsetters give insight on the tools they recommend for treating hyperpigmentation. Agera Laboratories Director of Sales and MarketingLeesa Smith"My latest beauty obsession is Oxygen Infusion Kit because it is an excellent instant brightener for all skin types. It has added benefits for problem ...


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By Mara Shorr | October 18, 2016
by Mara Shorr, B.S., CAC II-XII and Jay A. Shorr, B.A., MBM-C, CAC I-XII Every year it seems as if the holiday season has arrived out of nowhere. One minute, the start of summer vacation is being celebrated and then, suddenly, jack-o-lanterns are being replaced with evergreens or dreidels. This holiday ...


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By Courtney La Marine, L.E. | September 19, 2016
The first thing that pops into most clients' minds when they think of skin care is their face. While, of course, everyone wants healthy, radiant, youthful skin, many people forget that the skin is the largest organ and that every inch of it would benefit from the breakthrough ingredients that are regularly ...


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By Ben Johnson, M.D., founder and formulator of Osmosis Pür Medical Skincare | September 28, 2016
According to the textbooks, rosacea is still not fully understood. There are classifications of the condition, but they do not serve any real purpose in the diagnosis or treatment of rosacea. The Demodex mite and related bacteria have been the most commonly assumed cause and, yet, the skin presentation ...


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By Tina Zillmann, L.E., C.L.H.R.P. | July 27, 2015
As an aesthetician with sensitive skin, it is difficult to sample and savor the different beauty products available on the market without experiencing some form of adverse reaction. Having experienced this condition throughout adulthood, it is easy to understand how sensitivity can be a stressful skin ...


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By Brenda Linday | September 19, 2016
Every new business owner aspires for consistent progress on their road to success. The smart spa owner will recognize when the timing is right to seize the opportunity to increase market share and formulate a strategic plan to capture it. Strategic planning using sound business tools will help professionals ...


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By Kathleen Carney, L.E. | August 23, 2016
The key to upselling and cross-selling is suggesting value-added products and services that truly focus on clients' needs. Most clients do not want to be sold to, but do want to be serviced and are looking for solutions. The reality is that add-on sales do not just happen; they are carefully planned ...


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By Rhonda Allison, L.E. | August 19, 2016
Skin care is not one-size-fits-all and, as such, a variety of services will need to be offered and performed by skin care professionals. Being prepared to work with the ever diversifying population goes beyond creating a treatment plan based on the skin's pigmentation; it requires taking into account ...


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By Jaclyn Strausser, L.M.E. | August 23, 2016
During skin consultations, skin care professionals often have clients mention that they have sensitive skin. Educated professionals frequently encounter resistance from clients when trying to break down their skin care-fearing wall and figure out if they truly are sensitive or if something else is the ...


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By Devon Perry | July 20, 2016
Throughout history, the skin's color, whether a result of sun tanning or sun shielding, has served as a sort of status symbol. For many years, pale and refined skin was almost globally revered and sometimes attained through drastic measures. It was not until the 1920s that the tan became fashionable; ...


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