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July 29, 2011
Hiring a certified esthetician
Les Nouvelles Esthetiques, July 2011    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail
For a competitive edge, adding professional certification and credentials in education supports improved skills. A commitment to personal growth and continuous learning, and a desire to prepare for increasing responsible positions are a few key reasons why an Esthetician should be certified. More


Rena Levi ACID FREE Herbal Peel is perfectly safe for all skin types. Its effectiveness is based on its unique combination of 100% natural ingredients. This peel is designed to address the same issues as chemical peels: mild to severe skin damage, elasticity, wrinkles, acne, aging, brown spots and more. Rena’s ACNE products are the ONLY ACID FREE to show dramatic results.

Complete your NCEA Certification with installment payment option 6 equal installment payments
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Step 1 - Application $109
Step 2 - Records Verification $175
Step 3 - Certification Exam $375
Grand Total - $659

Take advantage of the NCEA Installment Agreement plan that allows you to make six (6) equal installment payments of only $100 each with check or money order.

Call for Speakers - 10th Annual SDSS Meeting
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Due by Sept. 20, 2011
10th Annual Meeting of the Society of Dermatology SkinCare Specialists (SDSS) March 19-21, 2012, in San Diego, Calif.
Click here for Application

Scientific Speaker Days
- Monday, March 19
- Tuesday, March 20

Exhibit Hall Day
- Tuesday, March 20

Melanoma data underscore magnitude of tanning behaviors
Dermatology Times via Modern Medicine    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Melanoma is increasing faster than any other type of cancer in the United States, and a large portion of this increase is among young women, says Darrell S. Rigel, M.D., clinical professor of dermatology, New York University School of Medicine, New York. Clues to this increase can be found within the statistics. 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.

To learn more, please click here

1 tiny electron could be key to future drugs that repair sunburn
Medical News Today    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Researchers who have been working for nearly a decade to piece together the process by which an enzyme repairs sun-damaged DNA have finally witnessed the entire process in full detail in the laboratory. More

Protecting the health of your nails for a polished look
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Green nail polish may be hot this summer, but "it makes me think about nail infections," says dermatologist Cynthia Bailey. Black or green discoloration is usually a sign of a bacterial infection, says Bailey, of Sebastopol, Calif. Fungus, yeast and discolorations are some of the conditions that can send us seeking medical attention. More

8th Annual Meeting webinars available
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The NCEA Commission on Accreditation (COA) approved these webinars for 1.0 CE each through March 8, 2013. For more information on the COA, please visit

What You Need to Know Before Adding Permanent Cosmetics to your Practice
Presented by Marie Piantino

This presentation will explore federal and state regulations of permanent cosmetics to your practice. Equipment considerations including the device and the pigments used for procedures. We will review the precautions and Contract indications as well as possible post-procedure complications. 1.0 CE through March 8th, 2013. At the conclusion of this webinar the skin care specialist will be able to:
1) Identify regulations that may affect your practice of permanent cosmetics.
2) Compare devices and pigments used for the procedure.
3) Understand the importance of training and safety standards.
4) Evaluate the use of marketing materials to your patients.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: $19.95 - Click here

Non-member Fee: $24.95 - Click here

Learn more about becoming a member

Lessons of miraculous dolphin healing powers
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What miracles is Mother Nature hiding from us? Look no further than the bottlenose dolphin for a little bit of inspiration. At least that's what a researcher at the Georgetown University Medical Center suggests. Michael Zasloff has published a letter in the July 21 issue of the Journal of Investigative Dermatology, in which he recounts several documented incidents of serious injuries to dolphins, presumably inflicted by sharks. These bites, some larger than a basketball, healed in weeks without leaving the dolphins disfigured, without causing them apparent pain and without becoming visibly infected. More

Face too square? There's a surgery for that
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Plastic surgery isn't just about wrinkles and nose jobs anymore. Some patients want surgeons to dig deeper, cutting away at bones underneath their faces to create a more perfect visage. Both men and women are getting procedures to make square faces with blunt jawlines more rounded or "feminine." The surgeries are done in the United States, but researchers say they have really taken off in East Asia, including in China and Korea. More

Susanne S. Warfield, President/CEO of Paramedical Consultants, Inc. ( 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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