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New York Roundtable takes shape: 'The Science of Wellness: Hype or Hope?'
Global Wellness Institute
On Feb.11, thought-leaders from a range of industries will gather at the headquarters of Everyday Health in New York to discuss "The Science of Wellness: Hype or Hope?" In partnership with Scientific American World View, The Global Wellness Institute will lead a conversation on medical-based evidence and its impact on the wellness sector and, conversely, the ways in which wellness is impacting medicine and science. The convergence of these industries and the global implications will be among the topics explored.
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8 recent developments in aesthetic dermatology
Recent developments involving aesthetic dermatology included the FDA's approval of Suneva's Bellafill for treating acne scars and the release of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery's guidelines on sclerotherapy. Research results presented in Healio Dermatology included onabotulinumtoxinA's effectiveness in treating crow's feet lines and preventable measures that might help decrease biofilm formation.
Everything you need to know about face acids
Acids are totally groovy. Just ask your aunt with the ankle flower tattoo or, as it turns out, any dermatologist. If you have anti-aging, anti-acne or anti-dry-skin concerns, acids can drastically help you deal with your face. They work by helping you get new skin quicker through a process dermatologists call "turnover."
Researchers generate new hair growth using human pluripotent stem cells
Medical News Today
Though common, hair loss is a distressing disorder. It can dent a person's confidence and provoke feelings of depression. Now, researchers from Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute in La Jolla, California, say they are one step closer to a new treatment for the condition; they have found a way to generate new hair using human pluripotent stem cells.
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FDA approves next phase of stem cell research
The Indiana Gazette
Indiana-based clinical research company Antria Inc. has been given the green light by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the next step in medical research to help patients look younger through cosmetic surgery that uses their own stem cells.
Rosacea: Causes of disorder
While researchers continue to make progress in understanding the disease process of rosacea, lack of public awareness of the disorder remains a stumbling block to its control. The National Rosacea Society has designated April as Rosacea Awareness Month to educate the public on the warning signs of this chronic and widespread facial condition now estimated to affect more than 16 million Americans.
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Providing knowledge about contraception can significantly improve use of isotretinoin
University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences via News-Medical.Net
Providing women who take a powerful acne drug with a fact sheet about contraception while visiting the dermatologist can significantly improve their awareness of the most effective birth control options and may prevent unintended pregnancies and birth defects that can be caused by the drug, according to a University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine study published in the journal JAMA Dermatology.
Beautiful to the core
We may not have a magic fountain to drink from in order to preserve our appearance in youthful perpetuity, but consumers nowadays have a wondrous selection of products — from creams, masks, peels and wraps to cosmetic procedures and injectable compounds that offer temporary and long-term solutions to our search for healthful longevity.
Today's youth suffering from drooping skin, neck wrinkles from overuse of mobile devices
In today's society, many people are seeking the proverbial "fountain of youth." Not only are they hoping for longevity, but they're on a mission to live a wrinkle-free life. However, there's an irony for those obtaining skin-saving information from their mobile devices, and it's something that experts warn against if people want to maintain their taut, youthful-looking appearance.
Looking to get published this year?
In an effort to enhance the overall content of Warfield Weekly Update, we'd like to include peer-written articles in future editions. As a member of SDSS, your knowledge of the industry lends itself to unprecedented expertise. And we're hoping you'll share this experience with your peers through well-written commentary. Make 2015 the year you get published as an expert in your field! Our group of talented editors can help with final edits. If you're interested in participating, please contact Ronnie Richard to discuss logistics.
American Academy of Dermatology video: How to treat dandruff
Dandruff is a common scalp condition in which small pieces of dry skin flake off of the scalp. The most effective way to treat and control dandruff is to use dandruff shampoo and scalp treatments. Some patients may need to use several different shampoos in succession. Follow these tips from dermatologists to get the best results.
Acne and 3 other reasons to visit a dermatologist
Have you been putting off a visit to your dermatologist? Are you nervous about finally getting that full body skin check, or do you worry that all those years in the tanning bed have finally caught up with you?
A visit to a board certified dermatologist can correct and treat skin problems, keeping the signs of age at bay, treat skin cancer and give you the peace of mind that your skin is in top condition.
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NCEA-sponsored Prep Class - Saturday, Feb. 28
The International Congress of Esthetics and Spa
Pre-Congress - Miami Beach, Florida
NCEA CERTIFIED PREP CLASS
Saturday, Feb. 28 • Room D 236
• Members - $125
• Nonmembers - $149
Membership status must be current on day of event.
- Complimentary NCEA Certified Records Verification ($175 value)
- 2-day all inclusive admission to The International Congress of Esthetics and Spa
- Certificate of Attendance from the International Congress of Esthetics and Spa
Additional NCEA-sponsored Prep Classes:
April 25 - Dallas
Sept. 19 - Long Beach, California
Oct. 24 - Philadelphia
The Society of Dermatology SkinCare Specialists is an Association Member of the coalition and supports the national skin care certification credential. SDSS membership voted to encourage its members to attain the NCEA Certified credential to better meet the esthetician job tasks of the esthetician and support professional mobility.
What is your Membership Worth?
Answer: More than double what you invest!
As an SDSS member, you can get a discounted fee for COA-approved continuing education — $5 off per class.
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Federal And State Issues That Will Affect Your Laser Practice
Presented by Gus Anibarro
About the webinar:
This presentation will overview the federal and state regulations that a laser practice needs to be aware of in order to practice safely on the consumer. Learn which federal agency has oversight on equipment and employee safety issues. Understand what state agency protects the consumer through operator licensing and/or certification. 1.0 CE through March 8, 2017.
At the conclusion of this presentation the skin care specialist will be able to:
1) Recognize federal and state regulations affecting their laser practice.
2) Apply the knowledge in order to maintain or become compliant.
3) Identify the state agency that protects the consumer.
4) Understand the importance of laser safety.
Webinar cost: $19.95 member; $24.95 nonmember.
To order this webinar as a member, click here.
To order this webinar as a nonmember, click here.
Important! Once purchased, the webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours.
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The NCEA Commission on Accreditation has approved these webinars. For more information on the Commission on Accreditation go to NCEA Certified website.
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