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A Realistic View of Melasma

Melasma is a common skin condition that often is difficult to treat. Although the cause is not completely understood, it is known that the over-production of melanin creates its characteristic brown or grey-brown patches on skin.

Is Nutrition An Esthetic No-no?

Even though the spa has not traditionally been viewed as a place to receive nutritional advice, people tend to turn to their esthetician as a source of information in this area.

Celebrity Fitness Expert Andrea Metcalf Joins Face & Body Midwest

Skin Inc. and Face & Body are excited to announce that celebrity fitness expert Andrea Metcalf will be presenting a keynote on Jan. 23, 2017, as part of the Skin Inc. Live! stage at Face & Body Midwest (January 21-23, 2017, Rosemont).

Video: Designing the Perfect Facial

Watch a quick video of Joanne Berry from Spa Remedies Consulting creating the perfect facial.

Video: Learning Meditation With Shana Han

Watch a quick video from last years' Face & Body event of Shana Han from Hansderma.

Video: Microcurrent and Makeup Demo by Tina Abnoosi

Watch a quick video from last years' Face & Body event of Tina Abnoosi from Tama Research using microcurrent in a facial treatment.

Energizing Your Spa Space with Feng Shui

Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) provides a good model with feng shui, the art of place and placement. Symbolically, feng means wind/air and represents yang or masculine energy, and shui means water, representing yin or feminine energy.

MINDBODY Partners With Google

MINDBODY, a wellness software company, has partnered with Google Maps to release a new wellness app. This new app will allow wellness seekers to easily book classes directly from Google Maps.

Shedding Some Light on Pigmentation

Hyperpigmentation is an important condition that requires the expertise and understanding of an esthetician. It affects many Caucasians, African-Americans, Hispanics and Asians. The goal of an esthetic pigment treatment is to correct and further prevent hyperpigmentation.

FDA Approves Galderma’s Restylane Refyne and Restylane Defyne Dermal Fillers

The Restylane Refyne and Restylane Defyne Dermal Fillers are FDA-approved to treat moderate to severe facial wrinkles and laugh lines.

Reflections: Turning Over

We are in the skin care industry, so we know the importance of exfoliation, but are clients picking up on the message? Sure, they probably exfoliate occasionally, but probably not nearly enough, and I’d venture to guess that most clients don’t know what type of exfoliant they should use for their skin type and concerns, and how often.

Choose Your Exfoliation Tool

Manual exfoliation is the use of a superficial product or device to remove dead skin cells. Chemical exfoliation is the use of an enzyme or an acid to either break apart keratinized cells or to dissolve them. This article will focus on mechanical exfoliation techniques through devices.

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