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Sept. 9, 2011
10th Annual Meeting installment payment plan
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Early Bird Registration Fee of $350*
*Member Pricing

First installment due by Sept. 30, 2011

USE THIS INSTALLMENT PLAN TO HELP YOUR ASSOCIATION By giving SDSS a more accurate count of members who plan on attending the 10th Annual meeting will ensure continued Exhibits/Sponsorships. MORE


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Spas need regulation, doctor says after death of Quebec woman
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The death of a 35-year-old Quebec woman should serve as a warning to Canadians that just because a spa service is offered "doesn't mean its safe," says a professor of emergency medicine. Unlike medical treatments, which can only be done to patients once tested and proven effective, there is no similar rigour with spa services, making them a case of buyer beware, said Louis Francescutti, a University of Alberta professor of emergency medicine and public health. More

Going bald? The fault may lie in your cells
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A hat may no longer be the only answer for baldness. Researchers at Yale University have found new clues to the causes of hair loss in the fatty skin cells of mice. Studying cells from the fatty layer, the researchers found that signals from these fat cells were needed to stimulate the stem cells at the base of hair follicles, which are dormant in baldness. These cells could help scientists identify how to treat hair loss in humans. More

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.

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9th Annual Meeting webinars available
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The NCEA Commission on Accreditation (COA) approved these webinars for 1.0 CE through Feb. 7, 2014. For more information on the COA, please visit

Organics in the Physicians Office
Presented by Patricia Scherven, LE, BA, NCEA Certified

The trend of using organics and in-organics in the physician's office will be explored. Consumers are aware, and will ask the skincare specialist the benefits and concerns of using these ingredients and products. The direction in which these compounds: natural, unrefined oils and flower essences along with beliefs and health issues will be discussed. 1.0 CE through Feb. 7, 2014.

At the end of the webinar the SkinCare Specialist will be able to:
1) Describe the difference between organic versus in-organic.
2) Evaluate the ingredient's safety factors,
3) Explore the future of organic ingredients in your practice.
4) Recognize the marketing challenges.

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.

Acne treatment claims 'unsupported'
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A British study suggests that companies touting the effectiveness of their acne treatment products can't always back their claims with hard evidence. According to an ABC News report, the University of Nottingham study found that common acne-fighting products lack proper research in documenting their effectiveness. The study notes that most guidelines for acne care are based on expert opinions, but that even those opinions many have conflicts of interest. More

Majority of skin specialists say eczema is rising in children
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Nine in 10 dermatologists and dermatology nurses believe childhood eczema is the biggest issue in childhood skin disease, a survey has found. The British Skin Foundation questioned 123 experts about skin diseases and found that eczema was overwhelmingly named as their main concern. More

Persistent melasma best treated with patient compliance
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Melasma can be both recurrent and persistent, so it is imperative that clinicians treat it sooner rather than later, according to a dermatologist specializing in treating the condition. More

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