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  • Master Therapist
    Stress Therapy Treatments

    What you?ll learn in this class will give you the power to turn your clients? lives around! Learn effective stress-reduction techniques for the back, shoulders and scalp to deliver pain and stress re...

  • Master Therapist
    Chinese Acupressure

    Chinese Acupressure, which originated in China more than 2000 years ago, is a coherent and independent system of thought and practice. Skin treatments can incorporate Chinese Acupressure to improve c...

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  • Alternative Therapies
    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...

  • 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...

  • 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
    The Latest in the Quest for Eternally Young Skin

    People are now living longer than they ever have. From the Bronze Age to medieval times, most people were not expected to live past their 35th birthday. Plagues, wars, and harsh living conditions kep...

  • Skin Conditions
    Sleep Deprivation and Skin

    Shakespeare wrote that sleep ?knits up the ravell?d sleeve of care.? Getting a good night?s sleep may be even more difficult today than in The Bard?s time. A primary cause for a sleep-deprived lifest...

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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. ...

  • 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...

Ask the Experts 5 Items

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    I quit smoking 3 months ago and knew that I could ...

    Congratulations on your decision to quit smoking! It may take a few more weeks for your skin to settle into a new routine, but it depends on how long you have been smoking, how stressed you are now t...

  • 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...

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    I have had constant, bad acne on only my chin for ...

    The fact that you have had breakouts on your chin sounds more like your hormones than your diet is playing a role. We are glad that you are doing exfoliation, as this is a great way to ensure the ski...

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    What?s the difference between teen acne and adul...

    Teen acne is caused by an overproduction of sebum (which can be triggered by hormonal spikes) and is typically characterized by breakouts over the whole face and even the neck and chest. Adult acne i...

  • Science & Ingredients
    Is there any nutritional advice for those that suf...

    Remember that acne treatments really depend on the individual, and keep the person's age in mind. Adult acne is different from teenage acne. Overall, a healthy diet will be reflected in healthy skin....