471 Results for "Skin Health"

Class 22 Items

  • Foundation Skin
    Skin Analysis 101

    If you?re a skin therapist looking to win in this industry, you better put skin analysis in your corner! Learn to identify and distinguish between skin conditions, disorders and diseases and how to p...

  • Advanced Skin
    Treating Sensitive Skin

    Skin Sensitization is on the rise, meaning more clients need your professional help. Understand the root causes, triggers and tripwires for this skin condition. Learn what ingredients, treatments an...

  • Advanced Skin
    Results and Treatments for Aging Skin

    Skin aging is the number one concern of clients. Understanding the main biochemical reactions responsible for skin aging is essential to delivering visible results -- and driving your financial poten...

  • Advanced Skin
    Identifying Skin Diseases and Disorders

    Are you a skin fanatic? If nothing gets you more excited than learning about Impetigo, Folliculitis, Ringworm and Cherry Angiomas then this class is for you. We will delve into skin diseases, disorde...

  • Foundation Skin
    International Skin Care Techniques 3 day

    All Foundation Skin Classes are recommended prerequisites for Advanced Skin Classes. This is it: your foundation of a successful career in professional skin care! The best skin treatment centers...

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Article 121 Items

  • Science & Ingredients
    Tattoos and Skin Health

    Tattooing is as ancient as modern man. These decorative marks have been found in cavemen and mummies, spanning many different cultures worldwide. The first modern tattooing machine was modeled after ...

  • Alternative Therapies
    OIL: From Acne Enemy to Skin Health Hero

    In the 80 and 90s, oils were regarded as the enemy. This was mainly due to the low-fat diet fad and the discovery of "comedogenicity", which sadly involved the slathering on of numerous che...

  • Skin Conditions
    Neglecting Your Skin is a Sin!

    Sadly, many often neglect their skin or don’t care for it as well as they should. But the better we understand our skin, the happier and healthier it will be. Find out about some of the most co...

  • Skin Conditions
    Beyond the Surface of Sensitized Skin

    Sensitized skin reacts in an instant. Can you react just as fast when faced with this condition in the treatment room? IDI has the research and the ingredients to help you manage this condition for s...

  • Skin Conditions
    Confessions of a Teenage Client: How to Hear What Young Skin Is Saying

    Young skin. It is the paradigm for which we are all striving: skin with lightning-fast metabolic turnover, robust support from abundant collagen, elastin reserves in tissues, and consistent melanin p...

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Video 24 Items

  • Methods & Modalities
    Melanin and Skin Color

    The color and intensity of what we see in different shades of skin is all determined by the pigment in our skin.

  • Webisodes
    The Aging Skin Ingredient Revolution

    Dr. Diana Howard, The Aging Skin Ingredient Revolution Download the Student Notes

  • Webisodes
    Power Peptides for Your Skin

    Dr. Diana Howard-Power Peptides for Your Skin Download the Student Notes

  • Methods & Modalities
    Structural Changes in Aging Skin

    Only in recent years have scientists come to understand the actual biochemical triggers that instigate skin aging.

  • Webisodes
    From Panic to Peace: Why Stressed Skin is more than Skin Deep

    Dr. Claudia Aguirre-From Panic to Peace: Why Stressed Skin is more than Skin Deep Download the Student Notes

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Glossary Term 136 Items

  • Beta-Carotene

    Pigment that gives Carrots their orange color. A precursor to Vitamin A, it helps maintain healthy skin and hair.

  • PEG-12 Dimethicone

    A skin protectant that leaves a velvety feel to the skin.

  • Hydrolyzed Soy Protein

    Skin conditioning agent derived from Soybean. Firms and conditions skin.

  • Cyclomethicone

    A Silicone skin adherent. Reinforces the barrier layer of skin.

  • Valerianna Officinalis Extract

    Calming and clearing effect on skin.

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Story 22 Items

  • Jill Moss Stetson

    When I graduated from aesthetics school I had a basic understanding of skincare, including important issues such as sanitation, facials, massage, etc. However, I didn?t feel I had the details that I ...

  • Catalina Infante

    My interest in skin care started when I was at the European School of Massage. I noticed how tired we future massage therapists looked compared to the estheticians at the skin therapy school! At the ...

  • Gloria Afoa

    I'm forever grateful for the educators and the classes that are available at IDI. I've been a cosmetologist since 2006 but just recently when back to school to further my education in the skin care f...

  • Karolina Ryan

    A few months ago I started taking classes at IDI, and it has been a wonderful experience for me. All my knowledge has been put in order and I can use it properly to satisfy clients with good advice. ...

  • Sirisha Reddy Vasamsetti

    Attending IDI classes has had a substantial impact on my business. Each and every class I attended was unique and informative. The variety of subjects and knowledge the classes gave added value to ...

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Ask the Experts 146 Items

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    Why does skin sometimes go through a ?honeymoon...

    There is sometimes a “honeymoon” phase with new products because the skin can dramatically show improvement when it’s exposed to a consistent routine that includes higher quality pr...

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    What can pregnant women do to avoid skin issues be...

    Pregnancy results in a major shift in hormonal activity, which is reflected in skin changes that vary in individuals. Each woman is different and will have a unique skin regimen during this time. Gen...

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    What?s the difference between a skin condition a...

    Skin type is what you’re naturally born with. Oily skin, dry skin, combination skin, acneic skin, and sensitive skin all fall into the category of skin type. A skin condition is something that ...

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    I know that darker skin colors can be more suscept...

    Melanocytes in a darker skin are more responsive to external and internal influences, resulting in more melanin production than a lighter skin. Darker skin has larger, more prominent melanosomes that...

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    What?s the best help to offer someone with skin ...

    There's not much you can do for skin tags other than have them removed, in which case a doctor is needed!

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