Most skin care professionals are all seeing many more clients with some sort of compromised barrier these days and this skin condition shows no signs of ending soon. So, how do skin care professionals approach it, and what will they need to treat this skin condition plaguing clients? {mprestriction ids="3,4,26,18,6,7,8,9,14,18"} First let’s define compromised skin and what it looks like.Compromised skin is when the skin’s …
Most aestheticians face clients with a compromised barrier several times a day.To provide the best services and achieve the ideal outcomes without inflaming the client’s skin, it is essential that every aesthetician knows the signs of a compromised barrier.Once this has been identified, it is also critical to know what limitations are necessary in such cases. {mprestriction ids="3,4,26,18,6,7,8,9,14,18"} BARRIER FUNCTION The epidermal barrier provides five …
Adapting to social distancing guidelinesis necessary for the survival of your spa business. The aesthetics industryhas transitioned very quickly into evenhigher standards of sanitation, setting new benchmarks for health and safety. Your ability to adapt and then communicate your realignment means the success and growth of your career. OneLocal, a marketing firm, conducted a survey, asking over one thousandclients what they want in the future …
The first portion of my Orientation with new Esthetics students begins with a question: “Did you know that you can create mitosis of keratinocytes?” Of course, students sit in their seats pondering what I mean by this. I move forward in discussing the layers of the epidermis and that keratinocytes are simply “fetal skin cells” in the stratum germinativum (basal layer) that are stimulated by…
WHAT IS A CHEMICAL PEEL? Chemical peels are acid based solutions that are intended to create a partial-thickness injury in order to remove the outermost layers of the skin. This results in a wound healing process to increase regeneration in the epidermal tissue. The intention of chemical peels is to improve the appearance of the skin by stimulating new, healthier and younger looking tissue. {mprestriction …

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