esthetician

Month: February 2018

Lupus and Facial Treatments

Lupus and Facial Treatments

First and foremost, it’s important that lupus patients talk to their doctors about getting a facial, and receiving an approval in writing. Because all clients are different, you want to know what hurts, and what areas have been affected by the lupus. You need to […]

Music for Your Spa – Music for Your Soul

Music for Your Spa – Music for Your Soul

Every time I am in Hong Kong, my home away from home, I put a day aside to visit the Giant Tian Tan Buddha on Landau island. This is one of my favorite places in the world – a peaceful, tranquil mountain where monks chant […]

Cupping for Acne

Cupping for Acne

Cupping, a favorite of mine, is highly effective for cystic acne. In Traditional Chinese Medicine acne is often caused by heat, dampness, and stagnation, and cupping is effective at reducing heat and moving stagnation. Cupping is performed by depressurizing the inside of the cup with […]

Estheticians – 20 Minute Activities That Will Nourish Your Body and Soul

Estheticians – 20 Minute Activities That Will Nourish Your Body and Soul

As a business woman, I wear lots of hats daily. My work keeps me busy, but I have made it a point to always allow myself to STOP and relax, play, recharge  and unwind. These 20-minute activities will give your body, mind and heart, the […]

Professional Modalities For Acne

Professional Modalities For Acne

As we know, treating acne requires a proper at-home skincare regimen, an understanding of our allergies and intolerances, and regular visits to an esthetician. A knowledgeable skin care professional will use a variety of professional products and modalities to deeply cleanse, exfoliate, de-congest, and disinfect […]

Exfoliation – From Ancient Times to Modern Day Esthetics

Exfoliation – From Ancient Times to Modern Day Esthetics

As skin care professionals, we know the importance of skin exfoliation for healthy cell turnover, a refreshed, clear complexion, and better product absorption, but do you know enough methods of exfoliation? No one way of exfoliation is perfect for all skin types, so I would […]