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August 2014

Table of Contents:

August 2014

Spa Business Articles

Deducting Work-related Education

By: Mark E. Battersby

5 Creative Merchandising Strategies to Maximize Retail Opportunities

By: Charles Compton

The Real Answers Behind Esthetics in a Medical Setting

By: Terri A. Wojak

How to Host a Fabulous Event

By: John Treadwell

How to Work With Skin Care Device Manufacturers For Best Results

By: Dianna Sellers

Marketing Tune-ups and Tips for Success, Part I

By: Maritza Rodriguez

10 Things To Do to Grow Your Business

By: Deedee Crossett

A Good Influence with Patricia Gerrie

By: Kristen Wegrzyn

Regulation Action Plan—Speak Up!

By: Susanne Schmaling

Welcome to the Future: Spicing Up Your Space With the Hybrid Concept

By: Heather Hickman


By: Marian Raney

Skin Science Articles

12 Silicone Myths Exploded

By: Rebecca Gadberry

Source of Innovation: The Story of Ingredients

By: Sara Mason

DNA Repair Mechanisms and the Skin

By: Michael Q. Pugliese and Peter T. Pugliese, MD

Treatments Articles

Natural Body Rejuvenation Therapies

By: Jill Kohler

What Does “Antiglycation” Mean?

By: Rhonda Allison