Keratosis pilaris (follicular keratosis or lichen pilaris) is a frustrating, yet prevalent skin condition experienced by approximately 40 million individuals worldwide. It is caused by a build-up of the protein keratin in the skin. The build-up of keratin blocks the hair follicle, eventually producing the bump. About three million cases are reported in the United States each year. It estimated that 50% to 80% of…
Nordic skin originated in Scandinavia – in other words, Nordic skin is Viking skin. However, due to the Vikings’ tendency to explore and raid, Viking features can be found in many Northern European countries including Ireland, Iceland, and Greenland. Due to human evolution, people farthest from the equator developed very pale skin, particularly in the northernmost areas of Europe and Asia. They did not need…
The number one reason our clients are coming into our treatment rooms is that they want you to solve their skin problems. When aestheticians give clients facials, they are reading their skin and understanding exactly what they need to achieve healthy skin. We understand the basics of giving a facial, we were taught that in school. Each facial should follow those guidelines to a point…
We are living essentially in an Amazon Prime life and skin care has become no exception to this. Our clients come to us wanting results now with little to no downtime. They see before and after pictures on Instagram and want the after photo, without understanding there was a time frame of several months to possibly even a year in between those photos. Their desire…
Natural, organic, and biodynamic skin care brand, Eminence Organic Skin Care, has grown from a boutique skin care line comprised of hand-crafted products, with ingredients grown on a small farm in Hungary, to one of the spa industry’s most lauded brands, featuring over 200 products, with more than 300 team-members around the world – while remaining true to its roots by continuing to source organic…

August 2020

Skin Care Blogs

Brands of the Month

  • Eminence Organic Skin Care
  • Repechage
  • Celluma by Biophotas, Inc