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Sensitive Skin Product Sales Continue to Rise

Sensitive Skin Product Sales Continue to Rise

Almost a quarter of facial skin care users in the United States say they look for products with natural, organic ingredients—claiming they have sensitive skin.

Location, Location, Location: Study Identifies 50 Most Wrinkle-prone Regions in U.S.

Study Identifies 50 Most Wrinkle-prone Regions in U.S.

A recent study outlines the 50 most wrinkle-prone regions in the United States and the underlying factors that may cause skin to age.

Skin Science

Sunscreen Use in Childhood Prevents Malignant Melanoma in Adulthood

Sunscreen Use in Childhood Prevents Malignant Melanoma in Adulthood

Research conducted at the Texas Biomedical Research Institute has established that the incidence of malignant melanoma in adulthood can be dramatically reduced by the consistent use of sunscreen in infancy and childhood.

Repeated UV-exposure May Lead to Dependence Similar to Heroin Addiction

Repeated UV-exposure May Lead to Dependence Similar to Heroin Addiction

A study reveals that chronic exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation causes the release of endorphins, which act through the same pathway as heroin and related drugs, leading to physical dependence, tolerance, and addiction-like behavior in rodents.

Featured Articles

10 Things You Can Do to Minimize Risk

10 Things You Can Do to Minimize Risk

By: Deedee Crossett
Insurance doesn't matter ... until it does!

The Power of Cosmetic Color Analysis

The Power of Cosmetic Color Analysis

By: Jaclyn Peresetsky
Makeup color analysis translates your expertise, and is exclusive to the professional beauty industry.

Spa & Supplier News

Canyon Ranch Announces New International Resort

Canyon Ranch Announces New International Resort

Canyon Ranch announced the development of its newest international project, Canyon Ranch Bintan, bringing health and wellness to Southeast Asia residents.

U.K.'s National Spa Week 2014 Dates Announced

UK's National Spa Week 2014 Dates Announced

From November 3–7, 2014 hundreds of United Kingdom spas will be taking part in National Spa Week, aimed at increasing awareness of the mental and physical benefits regular spa treatments can bring.

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Face & Body Northern California

Aug 23-25, 2014 | San Jose, CA, USA