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Jar Deconstructed: Ginger

Ginger sneaks its way into numerous food and beverages as well as skin care to provide its different benefits. Apart from providing anti-inflammatory benefits, ginger can help with photodamage and skin whitening among others.

Health-focused Esthetic Care

With constant advancements in this industry and an influx of equipment, ingredient and chemistry advancements there is a need for higher education in many areas in the industry.

Snow Mushroom Could be the New Hyaluronic Acid

While mushrooms in general are a hot 2019 trend, snow mushrooms may specifically hold some excitement for the spa and skin care industry. Popular in Asian culture, this mushroom is now making waves around the world.

Shiseido Uncovers Heroes and Villains in Skin Aging

Various forces are at work within skin that can defend against or propogate signs of aging. Shiseido highlighted findings in this area from a joint research project, along with the capability of an iris extract to influence these dynamics.

Then & Now: New Findings in Glycation

Glycation and how it impacts the skin has been a topic discussed for years, but a lot has changed in the world of science and biology. Check out the key updates that are a need to know when it comes to the correlation between glycation and skin care.

Research Assess Skin Cancer Risks

Research was presented during the American Society of Human Genetics annual meeting, which discussed the correlation between genetic risk factors for skin cancer and environmental risk factors for skin cancer.

Caffeine Consumption Re-java-nates Rosacea-prone Skin

Coffee works wonders when it comes to waking people up in the morning, but could that cup of joe actually be doing even more for your skin? This study may suggest that caffeine can make a big impact on lowering the risk of rosacea.

Nature’s Sponge: The Magic of Hyaluronic Acid

Hyaluronic acid is basically a must-have in any skin care tool box, and it has numerous benefits to the skin. See where all the hype is coming from for hyaluronic acid.

Sneaky Dehydration: Catch It and Ensure Great Skin for Clients

Understanding the difference between dry and dehydrated skin is very important when it comes to treating your clients. Knowing only a client's skin type, however, is a disservice to both of you.

The Magical Benefits Brewing Inside Witch Hazel

While it may sound spooky, witch hazel is anything but. This anti-inflammatory compound has a host of benefits for the skin that might be just a bit magical.

Show Me Your [Facial] Muscle

While many spa professionals are aware of muscles in the body, muscles in the face are just as important to understand. See how the different types of facial muscles fuel different treatments.

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