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Spas to shopping, more women travel in high style
CNBC
There are more affluent travelers than ever before. More of them are women and they are ready to spend more on their vacations. Those are some of the key findings of new analysis of the 2013 Portrait of American Travelers report by travel marketing firm MMGY Global and marketing research firm the Harrison Group.
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WHAT'S THE LATEST?


Could 'escargot' facials have a knock on effect on cosmetic demand?
CosmeticsDesign.com USA
A Tokyo spa specializing in "celeb escargot" facials is offering consumers access to a higher concentration of snail mucus, which may see cosmetic products with smaller amounts of the extract left on the shelf.
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Look younger, without going under the knife
The Times of India
A recent study suggests that the number of cosmetic procedures opted for, have risen to about 44 percent in the last few years. The study goes on to say that people who undergo such procedures may experience a morale and confidence boost but also may go through certain repercussions later — especially if they're unhappy with how the surgery went. So why would you want to go through something that might not potentially give you any secure results?
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TRENDING ARTICLES
Missed last week's issue? See which articles your colleagues read most.

    AAD identifies 5 unnecessary skin care treatments (Cosmetics Design USA)
Grow your small business the right way (CNN Money)
Your 10 deadly marketing sins (Business 2 Community)
10 ideas to help teachers beat stress (The Guardian)
Estheticians and the medical practice (Medesthetics)

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What is ayurvedic medicine?
Mother Nature Network
Ayurvedic medicine was born in India 5,000 years ago and is considered to be the world's oldest health care system. Named for the Sanskrit word ayurveda, meaning the "science of life," the holistic practice is based on creating harmony between body, mind and spirit and maintaining that balance to prevent illness, treat conditions and contribute to overall good health.
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A deliciously sweet alternative to traditional beauty treatments
7x7
Sugaring, an ancient form of hair removal, has been brought back to life right in the heart of San Francisco. Owner and esthetician, Anna Crowley specializes in this all natural service and has both male and female clients popping in for a taste of honey.
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QUOTABLE


I am so excited about becoming a NCEA Certified professional and bringing my career to the next level. NCEA has helped me become a more knowledgeable instructor. Now I can bring my students the most current and up-to-date information. Thanks NCEA!

— Amber Celeste Barutcu, Miami Beach, Fla.



BUSINESS BRIEFS


Customer satisfaction: Actions speak louder than words
Business 2 Community
The actions your company takes to resolve issues are much more important than the words you say. Ideally, solving a customer's problem is a three-step activity. First, you tell them what you're going to do. Second, you do it. Third, you follow up to ensure they are satisfied. It's really that simple if processes and procedures don't get in the way. And that's the main problem.
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How to reinstate a noncompliant business before the end of the year
Small Business Trends
It happens. At times, hardworking and well-intentioned small-business owners fail to meet their legal obligations with the state and their businesses fall into "bad standing." No matter how you got yourself into a noncompliant status, it is possible to get back into good standing and reinstate a noncompliant business. Fortunately, in many cases, it's not as difficult a road as you might think.
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SPA CLINICALS
TRENDING ARTICLE
MOST POPULAR ARTICLE
Lipid peroxidation-derived 4-hydroxynonenal-modified proteins accumulate in human facial skin fibroblasts during aging in vitro
Biogerontology via PubMed
The reactive aldehyde, 4-hydroxynonenal, is recognized as a product of lipid peroxidation, which binds to macromolecules, in particular proteins. HNE-modified proteins have been shown to accumulate during aging, generally by using polyclonal antibodies, which increase the possibility of detecting false positives.

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50 is the new 30
Skin Inc.
The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery conducted a survey of approximately 500 women between the ages of 45 to 60 to find out what they think about the changing face of 50. The general consensus is that 50 is more like the new 30.

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Estheticians and the medical practice
Medesthetics
Doctor and estheticians are natural allies in the field of cosmetic medicine but including estheticians in a medical setting requires thought and training.

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MARKETING 101


Time to understand the online conversation — it's shaping the beauty agenda
CosmeticsDesign.com USA
The new beauty agenda and product demand are heavily influenced by online communities that just keep growing and gaining power according to a new report from research company, Diagonal.
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Internet marketing: Don't waste your time on the Internet
By Jeffrey Dobkin
Small business advice: You don't need a "great" website. What Internet marketing expert told you that you did? Is the Web a viable way to earn a living? Sure, if you have the time, the money and the talent. And the staff. Then, add more time, money and staff because everything changes rapidly. Every time Google draws a line, you'll need to jump — and don't worry, they'll tell you how high. Here's what you're doing wrong and what to do about it.
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TEACHING TIPS


5 levels of student ownership
TeachThought
Student ownership is the degree to which a learner feels a natural sense of responsibility and curiosity about their work. In contrast with simple compliance or vague engagement, ownership implies something broader and more cohesive — a tone of interaction between a student and their work.
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Why avoiding a 1-size-fits-all mentality is important to staff development
TrainingZONE
The link between performance management and development is easy to understand on paper, after all, the connection usually occurs naturally. During an appraisal, we are told, an employee and their manager work together to highlight their strengths and determine where development is needed in order to help that employee meet the competencies of their role. This is where the bond between performance and training and development forms.
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COA-APPROVED CONTINUING EDUCATION

COA-Approved Webinar Series
presented by the Society of Dermatology Skin Care Specialists


The SDSS is a voluntary organization, which aims to develop and foster the highest standards of skin care in the dermatology setting. Each webinar is approximately one-hour and accredited by the Commission on Accreditation (COA) for 1.0 CE.


Combining Lasers and Esthetic Services
Presented by Terri A. Wojak

About the webinar:
The role of the skin care specialists in pre- and post- laser care often is essential to the success of the treatment itself. Understanding the patient concerns and educating them on how to best care for their skin and condition is paramount. Skin treatments intra-laser can be helpful for a number of dermatologic treatments and requires evaluation and planning with the physician's treatment.

At the conclusion of this presentation the skin care specialist will be able to:
  1. Understand types of laser and light therapy treatments.
  2. Develop and encourage engagement of all staff.
  3. Formulate pre-, intra- and post-care treatment plans.
  4. Evaluate patient concerns.
Order this webinar:
(Important! Once purchased, the webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours.)
  SDSS member fee: $19.95 click here
  Nonmember fee: $24.95 click here
For other SDSS approved courses, click here

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POLITICAL ADVOCACY


Register to vote
NCEA
Federal Election Commission — www.fec.gov

Register to Vote — www.register-vote.com

State-by-State Voter Laws and Registration Deadlines — www.declareyourself.com/voting_faq/state_by_state_info_2.html.

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