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Sep
09
2013

Ecocert Launches International Organic and Natural Spa Certification

Ecocert

Ecocert has launched the first international standard specially designed for organic and natural spas.

Aug
15
2013

Illinois Bans Indoor Tanning for Minors Under 18

Illinois Bans Indoor Tanning for Minors Under 18

Illinois has joined Vermont, California, Oregon, Nevada, Texas and New Jersey by passing legislation that prohibits minors from indoor tanning.

Jul
31
2013

AmSpa Launches First Ever State-By-State Summary of Medical Spa Laws

Med spa regulations

The American Med Spa Association (AmSpa) has officially launched a website that summarizes the state-specific laws and regulations affecting medical spas and laser centers across the country.

Jul
12
2013

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Viewpoint: Esthetician Legislation: Be Careful What You Wish For

Estheticians
By: Susanne S. Warfield

According to Susanne Warfield, recent legislation may have estheticians thinking they have won the war, but in reality, they may have lost the battle for advancing the esthetic profession and supporting estheticians moving state-to-state.

Jun
26
2013

CT Passes Bill Requiring Medical Spas to Employ a Medical Director

medical spa director

The medical director has to meet rigorous criteria specified in the bill.

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?