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Feb. 24, 2012
 
 
 
National Esthetic Teacher Conference (NETT)
Saturday, March 3, Miami Beach Convention Center

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Registration fee:
$95 for NCEA members; $125 for nonmembers, and includes:

• 5 CEs
• CE Certificate
• Digital Course Materials
• Complimentary NCEA Certified Records Verification ($175 value)
• 2-day all inclusive admission the The International Congress of Esthetics and Spa
• Certificate of Attendance to the International Congress of Esthetics and Spa

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Hours Worked Survey Results
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In the Feb. 17 issue of the Warfield Weekly Update, we asked, "How many hours do you work in an average week?"

Here's how our readers responded:



Topical cyclosporine proves beneficial for ocular rosacea
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Topical cyclosporine 0.05% ophthalmic emulsion significantly outperformed artificial tears for the treatment of ocular rosacea in a double-blind, randomized, multicenter study. "It's a fairly small study, but I think it gives us some valuable information. This gives us a new option topically," Dr. Julie C. Harper said in highlighting the study at the Hawaii Dermatology Seminar sponsored by Skin Disease Education Foundation. More

Zelboraf, for deadly skin cancer, approved in Europe
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Zelboraf (vemurafenib), manufactured by Roche, has been approved by the European Commission, for treating patients with BRAF V600 mutation-positive metastatic melanoma, a deadly and dangerous type of skin cancer. Zelboraf works by seeking out the mutated parts of the BRAF protein, found in about 50 percent of all melanoma cases, and blocking its action. More

Facial & Body Sculpting Microcurrent Machine

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Hair restoration research explores multiple uses for embryonic-like protein-rich media
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A naturally secreted, embryonic-like human cell conditioned media (hCCM) used as a follicle holding solution (FHS) holds promise for improving outcomes of hair transplantation surgery, according to clinical trial findings reported by Dr. Neil S. Sadick at the 2011 annual meeting of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. More

Microwave technology outlasts botulinum toxin for hyperhidrosis
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Microwave technology is a new hyperhidrosis treatment that offers longer-term efficacy than botulinum toxin. "With microwave thermolysis, we now have a reliable and safe method with long-term efficacy to treat our patients who suffer from hyperhidrosis," said Dr. Michael S. Kaminer, at the Hawaii Dermatology Seminar sponsored by Skin Disease Education Foundation. More

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Fewer melanoma deaths in counties with more dermatologists
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Counties with more dermatologists have lower rates of deaths from melanoma, a new study finds. Researchers compared the number of dermatologists and melanoma deaths in 2,472 U.S. counties between January 2002 and December 2006. More

Non-surgery facelifts grow in popularity
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We live in a society where younger means better and women, in particular, work hard to stay looking youthful. Now there's a new alternative to plastic surgery, acupuncture. Dr. Marina Ponton, who works at the Greenville Natural Health Center in South Carolina, specializes in oriental medicine and has been performing acupuncture facelifts for years. More

Product Showcase: Pellevé™ Wrinkle Reduction System
Pellevé is a revolutionary innovation in skin tightening, FDA-cleared to treat facial wrinkles without surgery. Using radiowaves, the Pellevé system heats the deep layers of the skin, causing collagen to contract and tighten. After treatment, the skin begins to produce new collagen, improving skin firmness and resulting in a naturally refreshed appearance.

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2011 statistics: Botox training helps physicians capture industry growth
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The IAPAM offers physicians aesthetic training, the leading botox® training, hCG training and associated aesthetic medicine education, including training on lasers for skin rejuvenation and hair removal, medical microdermabrasion and medical grade chemical peels. The IAPAM's Aesthetic Medicine Symposium offers the most comprehensive medical spa training offering unparalleled business support to physicians as they build successful aesthetic medical practices and capture the reported 5 percent growth in the minimally-invasive market in 2011. More


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Attend the 10th Anniversary Meeting
Society of Dermatology SkinCare Specialists
Courtyard Marriott in San Diego
March 19 - 21

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  • 3 full days of educational sessions
  • Top industry speakers
  • Earn COA-approved continuing education credits
  • Set yourself apart and advance your career

  • SDSS Meeting Program Registration

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    Meeting Registration Fees:
    Meeting registration fee is for Monday and Tuesday only; post-conference class requires additional registration fee for nonmembers. SDSS Members need only to reserve a spot for the Certification Prep Class on Wednesday. (see below)

    SDSS Members                      $395 

    (add'l member same office)      N/A  

    Nonmember                           $495



    Susanne S. Warfield, President/CEO of Paramedical Consultants, Inc. (www.PCIJournal.com) Official Publication of the Society of Dermatology SkinCare Specialists. Warfield has over 30 years experience, is a leading expert on business, legal and liability issues that affect physician and esthetician relationships. She has authored over 400 articles and 15 books for the consumer, medical and skin care sectors. More

                 

     

     
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