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National Skin Care Certification Prep Class — April 25

The International Congress of Esthetics and Spa
April 26-27
Arlington Convention Center
Dallas, TX

NCEA CERTIFIED PREP CLASS
Saturday, April 25

REGISTER NOW
• Members: $125 • Nonmembers: $149

Includes:
  • 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
Membership status must be current on day of event.

Additional NCEA-sponsored Prep Classes:
May 30 - Orlando, Florida
June 20 - Las Vegas
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.
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Immunotherapy promising for advanced melanoma
Dermatology Times
Perhaps no other cancer has benefited more from treatment advances in recent years than advanced melanoma. Once a virtual death sentence, these patients now have a reason to be hopeful, thanks to agents approved within the last three years and even better ones in the pipeline, speakers said at the 3rd Annual World Cutaneous Malignancies Congress, San Francisco, October 2014.
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Dermatologists share tips for treating shingles
HealthNewsDigest.com
If you have ever had chickenpox or been vaccinated for it, you are at risk for getting shingles — a painful, blistering rash. This is because after the chickenpox clears, the virus stays in the body. If the virus reactivates or wakes up, you could get shingles.
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Genetic basis of rosacea identified by researchers
Stanford Medicine
Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine, in collaboration with the genetics company 23andMe, have identified a genetic basis for rosacea, an incurable and poorly understood skin disease.
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Retinoids, vitamin D useful for hyperproliferative skin disorders
Dermatology Times
Dermatologists could be making greater use of topical retinoids and vitamin D preparations in treating a variety of hyperproliferative and other skin disorders, an expert says.
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NICE approves Xolair to treat potentially disabling skin condition
Medical News Today
Novartis is delighted that the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence has recommended Xolair (omalizumab) as an option for add-on therapy for treating severe CSU for adults and young people (aged 12 and above) across England who have not responded to treatment with H1-antihistamines and leukotriene receptor antagonists.
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All eyes on Topokine's XAF5 ointment for eyelid fat reduction
Plastic Surgery Practice
Topokine Therapeutic's investigational XAF5 Ointment can safely and effectively reduce excess eyelid fat, according to results from a phase II trial.
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Boredom, frustration trigger skin-picking and other compulsive behaviors
Medical News Today
Individuals who get easily bored, frustrated or impatient are more inclined to develop skin-picking and other body-focused repetitive behaviors, say researchers at the Institut universitaire en sante mentale de Montreal and the University of Montreal.
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An injection that makes double chins disappear is probably coming soon
Yahoo Health
A new injection called ATX-101 is nearing FDA approval which, for the first time, targets the fat cells in the neck area to smooth away double chins.
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7 skin care ingredients you might be allergic to
MSN
Ever used a new scrub or moisturizer—only to be left with red, itchy skin? The ingredients in your products could be to blame. "Most ingredients that exfoliate, cleanse or strip the skin can be potentially irritating," says Ron Robinson, a cosmetic chemist and the founder of BeautyStat.com.
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Restylane Silk sets a new standard for lip enhancement
PRIME Journal
While much of the country was experiencing an arctic freeze, a large group of dermatologists, plastic surgeons, facial plastic surgeons and nurses made their way to Galderma's U.S. hometown of Dallas to get hands on experience with the newest filler of 2015. The company held a training session in January to educate and train healthcare providers on Restylane Silk to ensure the safe and effective use of the product as they ramp up for launch.
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 Member Benefit


What is your Membership Worth?
      Answer: More than double what you invest!


As an SDSS member, you can save on NCEA Certified Records Verification (Reg. $175). Email sdssorg@aol.com. This is a $75 value.


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 Continuing Education
COA-Approved Webinar

Let the Light Shine On! Entering the Light Therapy Market

Presented by Kate Riley

About the webinar:
This presentation will provide an introduction into phototherapy for the skin care specialist who is not presently offering this procedure. We will discuss the underlying theory of light-based therapy; the differences in how light is generated and the benefits and limitations of each type of modality. 1.0 CE through March 8, 2017.

At the conclusion of this presentation the skin care specialist will be able to:
1) Summarize basic phototherapy theory.
2) Discuss the differences in light-based modalities.
3) Compare Laser, Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) and Light Emitting Diodes (LED).
4) Evaluate if phototherapy can work in their practice.

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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