470 Results for "Understanding Male Skin"

Class 22 Items

  • Advanced Skin
    Understanding Cosmeceutical Ingredients in Skin Products

    What?s hype, what?s hoopla, what?s safe, what?s dangerous? The experts at IDI created this class so you can have the answers when your clients come with questions. Join us as we dissect cosmeceutica...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

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Article 119 Items

  • Skin Conditions
    Understanding Male Skin

    All men are created equal. While this may ring true in the political realm of society, it is far from true when it comes to the physiology and care of men’s skin. Men, just like women, deal wit...

  • Skin Conditions
    Structural Changes Associated with Aging Skin

    If we look at skin that has only endured normal intrinsic or chronological aging, without environmental influences, it is smooth and generally unblemished. There are exaggerated expression lines on t...

  • Skin Conditions
    Is a Man's Skin Really Different?

    The skin on a man versus that on a woman is significantly different. The ability to grow a beard is just one obvious distinction among many others that are not so evident. From a structural point of ...

  • Skin Conditions
    When Razor Meets Skin: A Scientific Approach to Shaving

    A survey conducted by The International Dermal Institute indicates that 79 percent of male respondents say they have one or more skin problem(s) that they notice daily, and yet the selection of their...

  • Skin Conditions
    Your Skin Workout

    Exercise isn?t just great for our minds and bodies it?s also great for our skin. Sadly there?s also a ?flip side? to exercise in terms of its impact on your skin. That?s why it?s important to know ho...

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Video 25 Items

  • Webisodes
    Spot Check: Understanding and Treating Hyperpigmentation

    Dr. Diana Howard - Spot Check: Understanding and Treating Hyperpigmentation Download the Student Notes

  • 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.

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Glossary Term 137 Items

  • Spiraea Ulmaria Extract

    Rich in Phenotic Acids that inhibit bacteria by stimulating the skins natural anti-bacterial agents. Has anti-inflammatory properties.

  • 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 21 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 ...

  • Sarah Lei Spagnolo

    When I moved to the US, I discovered that one could obtain a license as a skin therapist and decided to pursue it wholeheartedly. I went to school part-time while working full-time for a cosmetics co...

  • Debbie Sung

    As a Skin Therapist and an Esthetics Instructor, I cannot stress enough the importance of staying on top of what?s new in the industry to get the best ingredients and technology available to my clien...

  • LaTesha Council

    I recently was recognized for completing 100 continuing education hours at the International Dermal Institute (IDI) and I am super excited. I was truly honored and it made me reflect upon my experien...

  • Michelle Le

    It all started when I enrolled myself into The Skin and Body Therapy program within Vancouver Community College. During my program, I was awarded with ?The Student of the Year 2011? title, which prov...

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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?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!

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    Why are you supposed to apply skin care products u...

    It’s best to apply skin products to the face in an “up” and “in” direction to avoid stretching the skin, which over time can cause skin to loosen. Make-up, however, is a...

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