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May
31
2013

FDA Issues Proposal to Increase Consumer Awareness of Tanning Bed Risks

Indoor tanning

The FDA issued a proposed order that would reclassify sunlamp products and require labeling to include a recommendation designed to warn young people not to use these devices.

May
20
2013

Personal Care Products Council Responds to False Sunscreen Allegations

Sun protection

Personal Care Products Council hopes to have sun protection become as much of a habit as wearing a seatbelt.

May
20
2013

International Nail Technicians Association Responds to Kim Kardashian's Fish Pedicure

Pedicure

Recent media coverage of a fish pedicure being performed on reality TV star Kim Kardashian is contrary to all standards and beliefs of the International Nail Technicians Association (INTA).

May
13
2013

PBA Launches Movement to Prevent Deregulation and Unite Licensed Beauty Professionals

Licensing

Free signage is available to skin care facilities, salons and licensed professionals in order to show support and provide helpful talking points on the importance of using licensed professionals.

May
01
2013

Can You Survive a Spa Inspection?

Spa Inspection
By: Regina M. Tucker

Would your team be panicked or prepared if a state inspector came knocking?

Apr
29
2013

PBA Poll Shows Majority of General Voters Support the Licensing of Beauty Professionals

PBA Poll

The PBA poll shows that the public believes that spa safety and quality is directly related to licensing.

Apr
26
2013

Pediatricians Have an Opportunity to Help Prevent Skin Cancer in Teens

Indoor tanning

Pediatricians can play key roles in counseling families and with legislative efforts. Preventing exposure to artificial tanning may save lives, including young lives, and is a key cancer prevention opportunity for pediatricians.

Apr
22
2013

Washington State's New Licensing Law for Estheticians

new washington esthetics law

Washington state has just successfully passed a two-tier licensing law, consisting of 750 and 1,200 hours, for estheticians.

Mar
25
2013

SWIC Plans Russian Spa Regulations Overhaul

SWIC Plans Russian Spa Regulations Overhaul

The Spa and Wellness International Council (SWIC) has created state legislation to ease operation laws for spas.

Mar
15
2013

EU Bans Animal-tested Cosmetic Ingredients

EU bans animal testing for cosmetic ingredients.

Animal testing for cosmetic purposes can no longer be performed in Europe.