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  • Personal Success
    Get to Know Dermalogica

    Peek inside Dermalogica's award-winning product line: the preferred product of The International Dermal Institute! Created by IDI to meet the professional requirements of skin therapists, Dermalogica...

  • Master Therapist
    Reflexology

    Ninety-eight percent of nerve endings are in our hands and feet. Reflexology is based on the discovery that there are points on the feet and hands that correspond to organs, systems and structures w...

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  • Business & Motivation
    The Beauty of Mentoring

    Q: What is the importance of mentoring? How important is a mentoring culture within a salon? A: Mentoring is so important within the professional skin care industry because the present level of trai...

  • Skin Conditions
    How Does Menopause Affect the Skin?

    Menopause is an incredibly complicated process that all women endure as they reach middle age. For some, symptoms appear to be a mere end to the monthly cycle. For others, it is a difficult process t...

  • Alternative Therapies
    Putting Good Skin on the Menu

    As skin therapists we are taught to examine, diagnose and treat skin from the outside in, dealing primarily with what?s happening on the surface. We must always ask clients in-depth questions about...

  • Science & Ingredients
    Hormones and Your Skin

    About one hundred years ago humans doubled their life expectancy. This was a monumental feat, given that the number of years the average person was expected to live was a relatively constant number t...

  • Science & Ingredients
    Through the Changes: How Steroid Hormones Affect the Skin

    Hormones are chemical messengers produced by the endocrine system that tell organs what to do. Yet they are some of the most powerful forces in your life, controlling each moment of your day, from wa...

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Glossary Term 3 Items

  • Menthoxypropanediol

    Provides a cooling, soothing effect to skin.

  • Menthol

    Imparts a âcoolâ feeling to skin. Derived from the Peppermint plant. Has an anti-inflammatory, anti-itching effect on skin.

  • Mentha Viridis (Spearmint) Leaf Oil

    A essential volatile oil obtained by steam distillation from the fresh flowering spearmint plant. Used as a natural fragrance for cosmetics.

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  • 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. ...

  • 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...

Ask the Experts 5 Items

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    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...

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    What is best for skin that breaks out on the jaw l...

    Skin that breaks out along the jaw is generally hormonal. If you notice a pattern when the breakouts occur, it may be a drop in estrogen hormones and a rise in testosterone (this is common in many pe...

  • Business & Retail
    What are the most successful merchandising tools I...

    Merchandising your retail space is an absolute must to maximize your revenue potential. Here are the top ten tips for properly merchandising your space from our in-house expert. 1. Start by ensuri...

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    How do broken capillaries and thread veins occur? ...

    These veins can be caused by many factors, such as allergies, hot water, friction, incorrect extractions, etc. The walls contain collagen, and with constant expansion due to increased blood flow, the...

  • Science & Ingredients
    Are there any ingredients that you suggest every s...

    As you know, every skin is different, so each person will benefit most from a more tailored approach. All people can benefit from moisturization and exfoliation, although it depends on skin sensitivi...