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Jun
26
2009

PBA Government Affairs Update

Learn about what's going on in Congress that affects your business.

Jun
26
2009

NC Continues Considering Sales Tax for Spa Services

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Spa professionals can make a difference! Call your congressperson today!

May
01
2009

FDA Mandates New Warnings for Botox

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Though none of the reported problem cases have involved using the drug for dermatological or cosmetic procedures, skin care professionals should note the newly Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-mandated warnings on Botox and other similar products.

Apr
16
2009

Massachusetts Considering Medical Spa Regulation

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Proposed regulation for medical spas in Massachusetts may require licenses from the state's Department of Public Health, as well as a physician or nurse with special training on staff.

Mar
20
2009

New Jersey Backs Down; Brazilians OK

New Jersey has backed down in its attempt to ban Brazilian waxing in the state.

Feb
27
2009

Body and Machine Work Not OK in California

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According to the California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology, body and machine work should not be done by estheticians.

Feb
27
2009

Fish Pedicures Banned in Florida

Spas looking to add a unique treatment option to their menu may have to think again if they are considering the "fish pedicure."

Feb
20
2009

New Organic National Standard Adopted

Because spas and spa suppliers are becoming more and more concerned with determining true organic products, it is important to know that a new "Made with Organic Personal Care Products" label has been adoped as an American National Standard.

Feb
13
2009

Congress Presented with Psoriasis Legislation

The Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Research Cure and Care Act (PPARCCA) of 2009 (H.R. 930) has been reintroduced in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Feb
06
2009

Justifying Skin Care Claims

By: Imogen Matthews

Product claims sell skin care, yet increasingly savvy consumers are questioning whether these claims really stand up to scrutiny. What are the challenges facing beauty brands in making claims in various markets?