Face & Body® Northern California 2013 took place on August 24–26 at McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California. More than 300 skin care professionals attended the Advanced Education Conference Program, a 10% increase from 2012, and more than 3,550 were registered for the Expo Hall on Sunday and Monday.
Advanced Education Conference Program
Saturday’s Advanced Education Conference Program kicked off with a panel of legends, including Rebecca James Gadberry of YG Laboratories, Christine Heathman of GlyMed Plus and Mark Lees, PhD, of Mark Lees Skin Care, and moderated by Skin Inc. editor, Cathy Christensen.
The panelists discussed variety of topics, including the importance of education as an investment in your future, the value of having a mentor, taking part in the move toward established master-level esthetician licensing in the United States, and how selling retail will help your skin care facility survive.