2022

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Renée Predicts the 6 Biggest Skincare Trends of 2023

Renee Rouleau

With TikTok being the main driver for many skincare trends recently, it seems they come and go in the blink of an eye. It also means information needs to be delivered in a more condensed (and visual) format than ever before, which isn’t always a breeding ground for the soundest advice. While the social media landscape can’t be discounted when it comes to trend prediction, I like to turn to my other sources as well.

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Microcurrent Facials: Everything You Need To Know

Kim Gallo Esthetics

Have you ever heard of a microcurrent facial? If not, you're in for a treat! A microcurrent facial is a treatment that uses low-level electrical currents to stimulate the muscles and the skin. This helps to improve the appearance of the complexion by increasing collagen production, reducing inflammation, and helping to promote elastin growth. Microcurrent facials are one of my favorite treatments to perform because they offer so many benefits for the skin!

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Realities of Rosacea

Aesthetics Exposed

Rosacea is a vascular disorder of the skin characterized by flushing, erythema, and telangiectasia. The visual side effects are typically prominent on the central face, including the nose, cheeks, eyelids, and forehead. Other clinical considerations in rosacea include papules and/or nodules that can lead to scarring. The one thing that all forms of rosacea have in common is chronic poor vascular hemostasis (blood coagulation).

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Which Sun Protection Is Best For You?

The Organic Esthetician

Solara Suncare is one of my favorite sun protection brands. They offer clean, chemical-free Suncare products that work to support the skin’s barrier and protect against additional environmental irritants that stress the skin. Left unchecked, these aggressors prematurely age the skin. Solara’s products use forms of physical SPF. Chemical SPFs, used by most big brands here in the US, are known skin irritants that break down the skin’s barrier and cause inflammation; some even create carcinogenic e

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Dear Professional Skincare Training: What does the Lymphatic System have to do with my Facial Treatments?

Pro Skin Care Training

by Arlene White The lymphatic system plays a vital supporting role to the cardiovascular, immune system and of course the integumentary system health. It runs parallel to the circulatory system and is made up of nodes, vessels, ducts and glands.

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Skin & the body therapies for jet lag By Denise R Fuller

National Aesthetic Spa Network

According to the Mayo Clinic, jet lag, also called jet lag disorder, is a temporary sleep problem that can affect anyone who quickly travels across several time zones. Traveling is no joke these days, especially internationally. On … Continue reading Skin & the body therapies for jet lag By Denise R Fuller The post Skin & the body therapies for jet lag By Denise R Fuller appeared first on NASNPRO - National Aesthetic Spa Network.

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The Complete Guide to Waxing Facial Hair

Starpil Wax

Waxing facial hair is one of the most popular services clients come in for and is one of the cornerstones of the waxing world. Though it might seem like a simple process, the small surfaces involved in facial waxing and need for utmost precision can end up making this process more complicated than body waxing. After all, a bad face wax is very apparent!

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The Ultimate Guide To Biotics In Skincare

The Glow Edit

There’s no denying skin barrier health is one of the buzziest skincare topics this year. Between creams that promise to fortify and serums that are designed to protect, there’s no shortage of skincare products formulated to support your skin’s barrier health. But now, we’re taking it one step further, and focusing on keeping your skin’s microbiome — the top layer of your skin barrier — happy and healthy.

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Can Dentists & Dental Hygienists Do Botox?

AAAMS

Botox and other similar dermal injections are among the most popular cosmetic treatments on the market today. One study reports that 4.4 million Botox injections were administered in 2020, and the demand continues to rise. Work from home is partially responsible for this uptick, as people have more flexibility to get these procedures done. The surge in Botox’s popularity is music to medical providers’ ears for a few reasons.

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Treat Varicose Veins with Foam Sclerotherapy

First Derm

Treat Varicose Veins with Foam Sclerotherapy There’s no need to suffer from varicose veins any longer! Foam sclerotherapy is a quick, easy treatment that can help reduce the appearance of varicose veins and make you look and feel better. Keep reading to learn more about this treatment and how it can help you get your life back. Broken Blood Vessels What is a varicose vein, and what causes it to form?

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Renée Reviews 2022 and Shares What Next Year Has in Store

Renee Rouleau

Another year has come and gone, which means it’s time for one of my favorite tasks—updating you all on this year’s highlights (plus giving a sneak peek of what’s to come). Being able to share personal updates like these is one of my favorite parts of being a small, founder-led business. Without further ado, here are some of the most noteworthy things that happened at our company in 2022.

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Dark Spots on Your Hands? Here’s What You Can Do About Them

Kim Gallo Esthetics

Do you have dark spots on your hands? If so, don't worry - you're not alone. In fact, many people experience this issue at some point in their lives. Fortunately, there are things that you can do to reduce the appearance of these spots and improve the overall health of your skin. I'm Kim Gallo, a local esthetician and skincare expert here in Naples, FL.

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Cellular Communication

Aesthetics Exposed

A cell is the smallest unit of life that makes up all living things. Cells are the building blocks of the body that carry out specific functions. They heal, repair, and reconstruct the body. We have approximately 200 different types of cells and 30 to 40 trillion cells in the body. Cells communicate to regulate cellular functions and maintain homeostasis throughout the body.

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Big News At The OE

The Organic Esthetician

Hello Everyone! I am so very excited to finally share The OE Napa Valley with all of you! I started the process of leasing and designing my first brick and mortar studio way back in December of last year and I’m finally at the finish line of this labor a love. The process was SLOW. If you know me, slow is not my thing. I’m a full steam ahead, don’t look back, jump head first kinda girl.

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Dear Professional Skincare Training: What is the difference between Alpha Hydroxy Acids and Beta Hydroxy Acids and how do they perform differently in the skin?

Pro Skin Care Training

by Arlene White Alpha hydroxy and beta hydroxy acids are keratolytics that specifically work to loosen the peptide bonds of proteins, between the keratinocytes, or epidermal cells. They dissolve the surface, intercellular cement that holds these epidermal cells together.

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The Express Route to Success By Gina Rivera

National Aesthetic Spa Network

I have always believed that being kind to others is the fastest way to become successful. This is one of the most important attributes you can have as a person. This characteristic will help you … Continue reading The Express Route to Success By Gina Rivera The post The Express Route to Success By Gina Rivera appeared first on NASNPRO - National Aesthetic Spa Network.

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5 Wellness Trends to Watch in 2023, According to Mindbody

Salon Today

From getting back to nature to the strength of community, Mindbody releases the 5 biggest wellness trends in 2023. Hint: The trend surrounding big female energy is particularly interesting!

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Waxing in the Winter: Everything You Need to Know

Starpil Wax

It’s no secret that a lot of clients tend to skip their regular waxing schedule or not go into the salon as much during the winter months. After all, we’re all wearing long pants and clothing, right? Wrong! Waxing during the winter is integral to keeping up your hair growth cycle and keeping your skin healthy. Table of Contents Why Bother Waxing in the Winter?

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Microbiome 101: What You Need to Know

The Glow Edit

When it comes to the world of skincare, there’s a slew of buzzwords that get tossed around fairly frequently—with “microbiome” being a major one over the last few years. But what does the trendy skincare term mean, exactly? And why should you care? Here, with the help of board-certified dermatologist Marisa Garshick , MD, you’re about to find out. What exactly is the microbiome?

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Advantages of Becoming a Member of The American Association of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery

AAAMS

The American Association of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery (AAAMS) is a leading accredited association committed to raising the knowledge, skills and standards in medical aesthetics. Since 2006, we’ve been training physicians, registered nurses and practitioners in the art of aesthetics and non-invasive cosmetic surgery. Members of AAAMS enjoy a wealth of benefits and assistance to our members in all areas of their practice.

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Pros and Cons of Pursuing an Esthetician Career

Estelle Skin Care

Pursuing a career as an esthetician can be a rewarding and fulfilling choice for those who are passionate about skincare and helping others feel their best. At Estelle Skin Care & Spa Institute in Chicago, we offer a comprehensive esthetics … Continue reading → The post Pros and Cons of Pursuing an Esthetician Career first appeared on Estelle Skin Care & Spa Institute.

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Esthetician vs Medical Esthetician: What’s The Difference?

The Studio Academy of Beauty

Are you considering a career in esthetics? You might be wondering what the difference is between an esthetician and a medical esthetician. Knowing the difference can help you make the right career path. Read our blog to learn more about what sets them apart! Chances are, you’ve heard of both an esthetician and a medical esthetician. But what are they and how are they different?

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Discover the Wonder of Peptides and What They Can Do for Your Skin

Kim Gallo Esthetics

As an esthetician and skincare expert, I'm always on the lookout for new ingredients that can benefit my clients' skin. Recently, peptides have become one of my go-to ingredients. Peptides are small proteins that play a big role in the health of our skin. They can do everything from fighting wrinkles to boosting collagen production. If you're interested in learning more about peptides and what they can do for your skin, keep reading!

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Identifying Powerful Personalities

Aesthetics Exposed

Learning to communicate with others is the key to building and maintaining strong relationships, which reflects all aspects of life. Working with clients is no different; you can’t build solid client relationships without proper communication. This isn’t always easy, as we all have different personalities, and we tend to gravitate toward those like us.

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Daxxify: The New Botox on the Block

First Derm

Online Dermatologist Daxxify: The New Botox on the Block Daxxify offers the perfect solution to keep your skin looking younger and more radiant without going through expensive and invasive procedures. Botox is so 2017! With Daxxify, you can get the same results in just a few simple steps that are easy to follow. So why wait? Get started today and see the difference for yourself!

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Dear Professional Skincare Training:  When using chemical exfoliants in my skincare treatments, how can I tell the difference between the skin “frosting” and the skin “blanching”

Pro Skin Care Training

by Arlene White Have you ever purchased a wart or corn remover, like Compound W, over the counter? When you apply the product onto the treatment area, the skin turns white after a few minutes. Most of these over-the-counter products contain Salicylic Acid.

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Creating a Genuine Connection-while protecting YOUR energy and space by Kathryn Guay

National Aesthetic Spa Network

It has been said that building solid relationships with those with whom we share our time is vital for us to truly experience life’s journey. As therapeutic providers, we need to remember that developing relationships … Continue reading Creating a Genuine Connection-while protecting YOUR energy and space by Kathryn Guay The post Creating a Genuine Connection-while protecting YOUR energy and space by Kathryn Guay appeared first on NASNPRO - National Aesthetic Spa Network.

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All Blow Dryers are not Created Equal

Salon Today

As a healthy hair advocate, salon owner Yene Damtew has a no-compromise approach to the services she offers in her salon, the products she and her team recommend, as well as the styling and finishing tools she uses—which is why Damtew has a Dyson Supersonic professional hair dryer at every stylist station at her Aesthetics Salon in Arlington, Virginia.

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What to Know About Cruelty-Free Skincare

Starpil Wax

Using skincare products that do what’s right for your skin and the environment is beneficial for both you and the world - it’s a win-win! When researching skincare products and their impact on the environment, one of the most important things you can do is to look for cruelty-free products. Table of Contents Why is Cruelty-Free Skincare? Benefits of Cruelty-Free Skincare Cruelty-Free Skincare Products Final Thoughts You’ve probably heard of the term ‘cruelty-free’ pretty often when it comes to

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Learn Various Lighting Techniques and Styles

Hollywood Institute

Working in beauty, health and wellness cover a lot of careers, from hair and makeup to skincare and massage therapy and everything in between. One important thing in all of these roles is the lighting techniques and styles you use. Here are some we recommend and why they are essential. Ambient Lights Choosing the right lighting level can give the impression of warmth without being too bright or overwhelming.

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