Top 10 Things Not to Miss at Face & Body Northern California 2016


Face & Body Northern California is returning to San Jose in 2016 with new educational opportunities, product launches and plenty of treatment demonstrations. If you are going to the show, don't miss these 10 things. If you aren't going this year, subscribe to Skin Inc's Daily E-newsletter, and see Show Dailies with product launches and news straight from the show floor.

1. Keynote: In My Chair: Makeup Chair Conversations $

Eva DeVirgilis, makeup artist and award-winning actress
Aug. 20, 9-10:00

Just like you, Eva DeVirgilis hears women constantly apologizing for their appearance. Laugh and cry with her as she brings these makeup chair conversations to life on stage in her keynote presentation, and leave inspired to encourage yourself and your clients to be confident, believe in your beauty and to stop apologizing.

2. Passport to Prizes

Passport to Prizes is back. Passports are printed on the back of attendee badges. Simply visit the booths of participating sponsors (Amber, Casmara, Kaiderma, LightStim, Osmosis, PCA Skin, Viktoria DeAnn, Expurtise) and have your passport stamped. Then, turn your passport in to the Face & Body booth (#247). Names will be randomly selected to win First ($500), Second ($250) and Third Prize ($100).

3. 10 Growth Hacks to Improve Your Social Media Marketing $

Beth Cochran, Wired PR
Aug 20, 10:15–11:15am

This class will uncover 10 “growth hacking” tips to make your social media marketing more effective, without taking up all of your time. Think of growth hacks as shortcuts to more effective, streamlined social media marketing.

4. Global Beauty Resculpting Facial

Janel Luu, PurErb Skincare and Le Mieux Cosmetics
Aug. 21, 9:00–10:30am

This class explores the Global Beauty Resculpting Facial; centuries-old, scientifically proven Shan Meridian facial resculpting; Korean face-lifting techniques; and Viennese facial fitness that sculpts, firms and tones.

5. Workshops, Aug. 20, 1:40-4:30 $

3D Face Painting: Contour & Color Correct for Everyone
Lisa Shor, The New Age Spa Institute

Attendees will learn to use color to both emphasize and minimize facial features. They will also learn to neutralize pigmentation anomalies and transform any client into a more radiant version of themselves.

Advanced Modalities for Skin Care Success
Terri A. Wojak, True U Education

The lecture portion of this workshop will provide vital information on the latest technologies available (including cosmetic needling, ultrasound, radio frequency and light therapies), and will address how to add esthetic protocols surrounding these treatments. The workshop with include live demos using esthetic modalities that can be used in a spa setting, with an overview of how to incorporate them with facial services.

Designing the Perfect Facial Experience
Joanne Berry

Learn how to design the perfect signature facial experience—beginning with room set-up and including techniques, tools, supplies and customer-focused add-ons. Attendees will leave this class with the tips and tricks to make their treatments all about the client and allow them to stand out from competitors.

What's Your Exfoliation IQ?
Susanne Schmaling

This workshop is designed to cover advanced techniques in chemical and mechanical exfoliation for your scope of practice. This class is for licensed professionals who have a basic understanding of chemical and mechanical exfoliation.

6. Lira's Red Carpet and Glam Station

Red Carpet. Strut your stuff with our handsome LiveLoveLira ambassadors! Attendees will receive unlimited commemorative photos Aug. 21 from 10:00am –3:00pm and a chance to win fun prizes all day with our prize scratchers.

Glam Station. Get red carpet ready for your commemorative photo. Lira will have a host of fun products, props and amenities to help you get refreshed and dolled up for your photo shoot! #livelovelira in your social media post and get entered to win a Lira Clinical Prize Pack.

7. Spice Up Your Massage Sessions

Cindy Williams, ABMP
Aug. 21, 11:15 AM–12:15 PM; August 22, 10:15–11:15 AM

Learn easy add-ons that spice up your sessions, set you apart and boost your client’s therapeutic experience from great to amazing! This session will include a demonstration. Approved for 1 CE.

8. Glow From the Inside Out $

Ginger Hodulik, Dermamed
August 20 11:30am–12:30pm

Learn how food talks to our cells and triggers inflammation, the underlying cause of chronic skin conditions and the aging process. Specific recommendations will be made to help skin care professionals support their clients within the scope of practice of the trade.

9. Color Correction and Pigmentation

Lincoln Lee, DermAesthetics Beverly Hills, Inc.
August 22, 10:30am–12:00pm

Learn and understand why your current ingredients are not giving you the results you want and what you can do about it. Learn the secrets and techniques to safely and effectively treat hyper-pigmentation—with a focus on melanin and skin types and how to prevent, correct and restore.

10. Bringing Skin Cells Back to Their 20s $

Christine Heathman, GlyMed Plus
August 20 4:45–5:45pm

Learn how these advancements in skin care ingredient science can delay cell aging (caused by abnormal nucleus morphology, DNA damage, telomere shortening, mitochondrial dysfunction) for younger acting and looking skin in this exclusive science based skin class for estheticians seeking antiaging remedies for their clientele.

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