Trends

Under-30 Age Group Sees Increase in Number of Cosmetic Procedures

Under-30 Age Group Sees Increase in Number of Cosmetic Procedures

A recent study by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery detailed that 58% of members saw an increase in cosmetic surgery or injectables in those under age 30 last year.

Delaware Becomes 11th State to Ban Indoor Tanning For Minors

Delaware Becomes 11th State to Ban Indoor Tanning For Minors

Delaware Gov. Jack Markell signed into law a bill that protects minors from the dangers of indoor tanning. The law will go into effect on January 1, 2015.

Skin Science

Three-in-one Optical Skin Cancer Probe in Clinical Trials

Three-in-one Optical Skin Cancer Probe in Clinical Trials

Researchers from the University of Texas have now developed a probe that combines into one device three unique ways of using light to measure the properties of skin tissue and detect cancer.

Featured Articles

The Real Answers Behind Esthetics in a Medical Setting

The Real Answers Behind Esthetics in a Medical Setting

By: Terri A. Wojak
Although having a career in the medical field may seem glamorous, there are several details that estheticians may not be taking into consideration.

Deducting Work-related Education

Deducting Work-related Education

By: Mark E. Battersby
Many skin care professionals fail to take advantage of the benefits created as part of the government's increasing emphasis on education.

Spa & Supplier News

Sunscreen Innovation Act is Passed by House—Advances to Senate

Sunscreen Innovation Act

The U.S. House of Representatives voted on and passed the Sunscreen Innovation Act.

A Good Influence with Patricia Gerrie

Patricia Gerrie

By: Kristen Wegrzyn
This skin care professional listens closely to the body's wisdom when developing services for her clients.

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