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Feb
28
2013

Peel Away the Mysteries of Acids

professional skin care client receives an acid peel
By: Rhonda Allison

Acid peeling is more than just a science; it's an art form.

Jan
31
2013

Part I: Health-challenged Skin—Diabetes

professional skin care and diabetes
By: Morag Currin

Diabetic clients who have had this disease for many years have a tendency to develop complicated skin problems.

Jan
31
2013

Become an Acne Specialist

inflamed acne
By: Laura Cooksey

With the correct training, any esthetician can become an acne specialist and achieve high success rates with even the most acne-prone skin.

Jan
31
2013

Is Snake Venom Just “Snake Oil?”

snake venom in professional skin care
By: Christine Cowheard

This synthetically produced ingredient mimics the activity of a polypeptide that is found in snake venom ... but does it work?

Jan
31
2013

Are Your Clients in the Dark About Brightening?

Are Your Clients in the Dark About Brightening?
By: Jennifer Linder, MD

Develop a deeper understanding of the action mechanisms of effective brightening ingredients, products and treatments.

Jan
02
2013

BB Creams: Beauty Balms, Blemish Base or Just Brilliant Beauty?

The ingredients in BB creams
By: Sam Dhatt

The effectiveness of BB creams, like other products, lies in their ingredients.

Jan
02
2013

Inflammaging: Changing the Face of Skin Care

Inflammaging: Changing the Face of Skin Care
By: Noureddine Mriouah

The concept of inflammaging may result in a widespread change in the professional skin care industry.

Nov
29
2012

Keys to Unlocking the Benefits of Vitamin C

unlocking the benefits of vitamin C in skin care
By: Lawrence Samuels, MD

Studies show that, when applied to the skin, L-ascorbic acid stimulates collagen synthesis, provides sun protection and protects the skin by reducing free radicals.

Nov
12
2012

Ingredient Investigation: Soy and Vitamin C

The Skin Care Ingredient Handbook by Linda Walker

Linda Walker, author of The Skin Care Ingredient Handbook, shows why soy is a powerhouse and vitamin C continues to shine.