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  • Master Therapist
    Advanced Face Massage

    Ready to elevate your skill set? Learn the powerful effects massage has on your clients. Explore various alternative massage techniques including Thai Stretching, Lymph Drainage and Pressure Point to...

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    Fight Client Stress With Scalp Massage

    One of the most under-utilized techniques in the spectrum of touch therapies is the massage of the scalp. Health practitioners of every discipline agree that stress is the No. 1 enemy of wellness an...

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    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...

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    Ancient Diagnosis, Modern Results!

    Western medicine believes that each organ of the human body is separate from one another, leaving its specialists to practice in each of the different fields. But the Chinese see the body as a whole...

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    Oncology Patients and Skin Care

    Skin care treatments for oncology patients can be intimidating – and dangerous – if you are not properly educated. Begin to understand how you can help oncology patients in this Q&A,...

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    The Benefits of Dry Body Brushing

    How Does Dry Brushing Work? Dry brushing is the manual use of a firm, natural bristle brush. The technique may be used on dry skin at home, or in the spa environment, before massage and body trea...

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  • 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...

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    How do lasers firm the skin?

    Non-invasive laser therapies that create heat in the dermis, like Thermage, are the most effective for firming as they encourage new tissue growth and continue to work overtime.

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    What is the best treatment for firming the neck?

    Look for products with Retinol, peptides and Vitamin C, and daily use of a sunscreen is critical. If the neck has sagging tissue and loss of contour then medical therapies maybe necessary, such as a ...

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    What?s the best way to treat pregnant women?s ...

    Antibacterial products that are designed to reduce the amount of bacteria are a great alternative for someone who is breaking out or experiencing congestion when pregnant. Remember, hormones can play...

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    What is the difference between Fraxel, Co2 & Titan...

    There are many types of lasers and light therapies available today and new technologies enter the market place daily! There are invasive or ablative lasers (which remove skin through cell destruction...