Spa and Suppliers Awards & Recognition for July

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Bonnie Waters, owner of Changes Salon and Day Spa in Walnut Creek, CA, was named Business Person of the Year by the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce. The award is given to a business owner who exemplifies excellent corporate citizenship by contributing time and effort to her community and embracing a corporate culture that enhances the lives of the business’s employees. 925-947-1814

Jane Wurwand, founder and owner of Dermalogica, recently served as keynote speaker at the United Nations in New York on the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day. Addressing approximately 350 entrepreneurs from throughout the world, Wurwand kicked off the day-long conference titled “Investing in Women and Entrepreneurship.” 310-900-4000

Multiple products from Dr.Hauschka Skin Care have been honored by the consumer media. Its Regenerating Eye Cream was named “Best Eye Cream” at the Earth Day Beauty Awards from; Lip Care Stick was named “Best Natural Lip Product” by InStyle magazine; and Powder Duo was named “Best Bronzer” by Redbook magazine. 800-247-9907

Iredale Mineral Cosmetics’ Tantasia natural self-tanner was named Most Creative Application at the 2011 R&D Awards, presented by Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine. The formula works with the user’s own melanin to develop a safe, long-lasting and natural tan. 800-762-1132

Lyn Ross, esthetician and owner of Institut’ DERMed Clinical Skincare, was honored at the Georgia Alliance for Aesthetic Professionals’ (GAAP) first Aesthetic Crystal Awards Gala in April. She was recognized for her community outreach and philanthropy work in Atlanta. 770-454-7788

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