The International Congress of Esthetics and Spa, Long Beach 2014

Manufacturer Workshops - Sunday

Select a specific starting time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Offer Inner Beauty Nutrition for Hair, Skin and Nails TODAY 2:00 p.m.
MLisa Jackson

Sponsored by M'Lis
Instructed by MLisa Jackson
Room 101 A

                                                            

Learn how EVERY hair, skin and nail service your client loves can be enhanced immediately just by putting the M’lis Wellness for Beauty system on your shelf. M’lis professional spa products can add proven results of inner-beauty nutrition to your menu without becoming a career dietitian. Learn service by service how the M’lis system works with your entire menu.




Face Perfection: The Medical Facial-Age, Pigment and Acne 2:00 p.m.
Robert Zone, Ph.D.

G¸l Celebi Zone

Sponsored by Dermaware® Bio-Targeted Skin Care
Instructed by Robert Zone, Ph.D. and G¸l Celebi Zone
Room 101 B

                                                            

Dr. Zone presents the art of skin rejuvenation from the inside out for spas and medical practitioners. Our new Total Beauty Peel combines the correction of a peel with the perfection of a facial. Impress your clients with new bio-active ingredient knowledge, innovative spa treatments and results oriented recommendations! Watch a demonstration of the Total Beauty® Peel.




Everything You Didn't Learn in School 2:00 p.m.
Ben Johnson, M.D.

Sponsored by Osmosis Skincare
Instructed by Ben Johnson, M.D.
Room 102 A

                                                            

Dr. Johnson provides an entirely different view of the origins of our most challenging skin conditions while discussing revolutionary breakthroughs in how to treat them. "Source-based skin care" is a remarkably effective strategy, and the only strategy that achieves permanent results. Osmosis guarantees it.




Ingredient Rock Stars 2:00 p.m.
Jacquelyn L. Hill

Sponsored by Image Skin Care
Instructed by Jacquelyn L. Hill
Room 102 B

                                                            

Stem cells, peptides, growth factors… the esthetic industry is consistently introducing new ingredients, making it difficult to determine which products are effective. This class introduces you to IMAGE’s most innovative products, with results-driven formulations your clients won’t be able to live without! Class includes a live demonstration, free samples and a chance to win IMAGE’s full MAX stem cell retail line.




Don’t Let the Double Dipping Rule be a Pain 2:00 p.m.
Martine Plumet

Sponsored by Epillyss
Instructed by Martine Plumet
Room 102 C

                                                            

Learn how to perform a new no double dipping innovation, and learn about waxing ingredients that reduce pain and irritation! Find out how to work quickly and precisely, answer your clients’ demands and avoid post-depilatory problems. Increase your bottom line through retail product revenues and making your clients exclusively faithful to you! Where should you use hard wax versus lukewarm wax, and why? What complications does this avoid? Learn everything about pre- and post-depilatory products—from sanitizing and body aromas to preventing ingrowns! This presentation ends with a full bikini demonstration. The first one in line to be Sarah-Eve’s model wins $100 worth of Épillyss products!




JB Lashes Express 30 Minute Lash Services 2:00 p.m.
Faith Kim

Sponsored by JB Cosmetics
Instructed by Faith Kim
Room 103 A

                                                            

Join us to learn about the latest techniques and newest products in the eyelash extension industry. With a revolutionary new application technique created by JB Lashes, eyelash extension application is made easier and faster.




Insight Into Acids
 2:00 p.m.
Shannon Esau

Sponsored by Rhonda Allison
Instructed by Shannon Esau
Room 103 B

                                                            

AHA? TCA? Next generation Jessner? Flower acids? Apple wine? With so much to choose from, do you ever wonder where to start in selecting the best acids for your clients? Let us help clear the confusion—learn how to select the perfect acids for your treatments to achieve maximum results for your clients.




Chemical Peeling for Ethnic and Sensitive Skin 2:00 p.m.
Michelle Goldsmith

Sponsored by PCA Skin®
Instructed by Michelle Goldsmith
Room 103 C

                                                            

Successful esthetic practices can effectively treat every patient that walks through the door. While treating sensitive skin and higher Fitzpatrick types requires special consideration, providers have the ability to improve the health and appearance of all skin types and tones. This presentation covers conditions like rosacea and impaired barrier function, physiological differences between lighter and darker skin types, and ingredients and treatment methods for sensitive skin concerns and ethnic patients.




Discover Immediate Anti-aging Results with Organic Active Ingredients 2:00 p.m.
Boldijarre Koronczay

Sponsored by Eminence Organic Skin Care
Instructed by Boldijarre Koronczay
Room 104 A

                                                            

Come explore cutting-edge anti-aging innovations and delve into the core of the condition by learning how to target different layers of the skin. Understand Éminence’s organic age-defying ingredients and learn how to use the products effectively with massage to give your client an instant face-lift.




The Next Generation of Peptide Technology 2:00 p.m.
Michael Q. Pugliese

Sponsored by Circadia by Dr. Pugliese
Instructed by Michael Q. Pugliese
Room 104 B

                                                            

Peptide technology has emerged as a driving force of innovation in ingredient science, yet few estheticians fully understand the science behind these powerful ingredients. This class is designed to expose the practitioner to the most current and active peptides available, their structure and their functions. Attendees gain a new level of competence and confidence in selecting peptides to treat multiple conditions including aging, pigmentation, acne, rosacea and cellulite. Attendees are provided with handouts, full size product giveaways and a certificate of attendance.




Microneedle Therapy with Bio Matrix Dermal Filler: Anti-aging Alternative to Restylane® 2:00 p.m.
Sonia Boghosian

Sponsored by Bio Jouvance, Inc.
Instructed by Sonia Boghosian
Room 104 C

                                                            

This “all natural skin therapy” shown on shows hosted by Oprah, Dr. Oz and Rachel Ray as the most advanced treatment combining science and technology is now available to estheticians. Explore the benefits of microneedle therapy with plant based Hyaluronic Acid Ultra Filling Spheres. Visible results are guaranteed. Class includes a Power Point presentation and hands-on demonstration. Attendees receive a step-by-step technical manual, and certificates of attendance are available with purchase.




The 7-Minute Brazilian Wax with Se-Brazil Waxes 2:00 p.m.
Stephanie C. Laynes

Sponsored by Smooth Skin Supply
Instructed by Stephanie C. Laynes
Room 201 A

                                                            

The 7-Minute Brazilian Wax technique is now the most popular technique in the industry! Come learn from the creator of this easy to learn Brazilian waxing technique. This class features a live demonstration of a female Brazilian wax! Se-Brazil waxes were created by licensed esthetician Stephanie G. Laynes, the "Waxing Diva," who wanted to bring a simple yet unique wax line into the spa industry. "The Waxing Diva" is creating a buzz in the esthetics industry with this extremely fast, 7-minute soft wax Brazilian technique.




Instant Non-Surgical Face & Neck Lift with Age Reversing Organic Bio-Actives and Micro-Needling 2:00 p.m.
Victoria Tabak, MBA

Sponsored by Nature Pure Labs
Instructed by Victoria Tabak, MBA
Room 201 B

                                                            

Learn step by step how to achieve maximum results with micro-needling. Outshine your competition with easy and effective Collagen Induction Therapy (CIT) for immediate skin tightening and lifting results. Inject skin with highly potent concentrations of stem cells, resveratrol, super antioxidants and 70% pure hyaluronic acid. The CIT Roller stimulates collagen production, fights wrinkles and pigmentation and increases ingredient penetration. Industry focused estheticians do not want to miss this live, interactive hands-on demonstration!




Tomorrow’s Technology Delivering Results Today 2:00 p.m.
Amy Wall

Sponsored by Vital Assist Inc.
Instructed by Amy Wall
Room 202 C

                                                            

The Vital Assist, Inc. team effectively teaches and demonstrates a new way to transform skin with just one product: STIMULYSIN™ PRO LIFT. Patent pending technologies and VITAL ingredients assist the natural growth factor crosstalk through Vital Assist® Interval Treatment Technology™ at cellular levels to stimulate metabolic activity in aging skin. The results are beyond expectations—maximum proliferation with minimal irritation to produce a smoother, firmer, resilient and youthful skin appearance.




LED Light Therapy—Results and Rewards 2:00 p.m.
Gloria Timmons

Sponsored by LightStim International, Inc.
Instructed by Gloria Timmons
Room 203 A

                                                            

Learn how to get visible results for your clients and tangible rewards for yourself. LED therapy offers noticeable enhancements to your facial treatments for skin conditions including aging, acne and post-treatment inflammation. We explain how LED therapy works, discuss adding it to your menu of services and suggest marketing strategies to boost your profits with this cost efficient and highly effective technology that is sweeping the industry.




TCA Peel Certification Class 2:00 p.m.
Ellen Clark

Sponsored by Control Corrective Skincare, Inc.
Instructed by Ellen Clark
Room 203 B

                                                            

Chemical peels enhance most facial treatments today, but understanding their differences is critical. Whether as a stand alone service or included in a full treatment, these results-oriented peels provide immediate skin improvement. TCA peels are one of the most popular skin rejuvenation treatments performed today. Build your confidence as we demystify peels and view a demonstration of Control Corrective’s Clinical A+ Facial with TCA, included along with certification.




The Use of Essential Oils in the Cancer Care Environment 2:00 p.m.
Trish Green

Sponsored by Eve Taylor North America
Instructed by Trish Green
Room 203 C

                                                            

The psychological well-being of oncology clients in the spa is an issue that we must address. Today, essential oils are an accepted science and the chosen method of care in the hospital and hospice environment for patients' emotional well-being. This class addresses primary concerns of using essential oils in the spa and covers many psychosocial aspects, the 5 stages of dying, consideration of the caregivers and family, correct dilutions and methods of application.




Not All Peptides Are Created Equal: Discover Peptide Synergies That Amplify Results 3:45 p.m.
Jayna DiMartino

Sponsored by HydroPeptide
Instructed by Jayna DiMartino
Room 101 A

                                                            

We all know peptides are powerful for addressing a number of client concerns, particularly aging. But not all peptide formulations are created equal. Do you know what to look for in order to incorporate peptides at their fullest potential? Learn from the leaders in peptide technology about the requirements for effective peptide formulations, perfect partner ingredients and how to achieve age defying results immediately following a treatment and long after.




HydraFacial® 101 Certification 3:45 p.m.

Sponsored by HydraFacial™ - Edge Systems Corp.
Instructor to be announced
Room 101 B

                                                            

Learn from the experts how to perform the HydraFacial® treatment. This class covers the proper protocols, ingredients and technology. Bring a friend and receive one-on-one coaching to perform the treatment yourself.




Body Peeling From Head to Toe 3:45 p.m.
Tiffany A. McLauchlin

Sponsored by Lira Clinical
Instructed by Tiffany A. McLauchlin
Room 102 A

                                                            

Peel with healing for total body illumination! Inspired by ancient beauty traditions and cutting-edge body technology, Lira Clinical infused innovative ingredients from Asia and the Mediterranean, achieving luxury body treatments fit for a pharaoh. Discover plant stem cell face and body treatments inspired by historic beauty icon Cleopatra. Learn how to offer your clients revolutionary face and body peels that promote glow, detoxification and stunning skin.




Pigmentation is the New Wrinkle 3:45 p.m.
Jacquelyn L. Hill

Sponsored by Image Skin Care
Instructed by Jacquelyn L. Hill
Room 102 B

                                                            

Correcting wrinkles was once the primary function of anti-aging treatments, but today we know that even-toned skin is the key to looking younger. Iluma by IMAGE Skincare utilizes Vectorize® technology to deliver potent lightening agents and safely brighten all skin tones. This class includes a live demonstration, free samples and a chance to win IMAGE’s full illuminating retail line, ILUMA.




Relax... Let's Wax! 3:45 p.m.
Deborah Merhar

Sponsored by Relax & Wax No-Scream Cream
Instructed by Deborah Merhar
Room 102 C

                                                            

Successful waxing starts with a solid foundation. In this class, learn proper techniques, proper wax application and removal to make your waxing less painful, easier and more profitable. Learn proper body positioning and how to correct the waxing issues you are having. Models needed! Contact Michelle at 775.830.7546 or michelle@relaxnwax.com.




Visible Skin Rejuvenation with Himalayan Red Rice Stem Cells 3:45 p.m.
Moises Estrada

Sponsored by Dr. Jeff Skin Care / Beauty Attica
Instructed by Moises Estrada
Room 103 A

                                                            

New advances in green bio-technology open up a new frontier in anti-aging topical treatment. Using Himalayan red rice stem cells from the East and meristematic cell suspension culture biotechnology from the West, active ingredients are produced to moisturize, firm and increase collagen synthesis, resulting in visible rejuvenation of aging skin.




Let Intelligent Ingredients Work for You
 3:45 p.m.
Shannon Esau

Sponsored by Rhonda Allison
Instructed by Shannon Esau
Room 103 B

                                                            

AHAs vs. BHAs? Retinol or retinaldehyde? Peptides, stem cells, GAGs… With so many intelligent ingredients, do you ever wonder how to select the best products for your clients? Let us help clear the confusion—learn how these ingredients work and how to select the perfect products to achieve maximum results.




Hormones and the Skin 3:45 p.m.
Michelle Goldsmith

Sponsored by PCA Skin®
Instructed by Michelle Goldsmith
Room 103 C

                                                            

Hormonal fluctuations can trigger a number of skin concerns, including acne and hyperpigmentation. Developing an understanding of what occurs in the skin during these changes helps us as clinicians to treat these conditions more effectively. This discussion includes information on when these fluctuations may occur, common presentations, and effective ingredient and treatment options to clear multiple hormonally induced skin conditions.




Experience the Power of Hungarian Massage and Stimulating Actives 3:45 p.m.
Boldijarre Koronczay

Sponsored by Eminence Organic Skin Care
Instructed by Boldijarre Koronczay
Room 104 A

                                                            

Prepare to be dazzled by a unique mixture of Hungarian massage techniques that will instantly transform the overall appearance of skin. As things start to heat up, discover the power of Éminence stimulants that improve circulation for healthier, younger-looking skin. Clients will walk out your treatment room with a whole new look!




Microdermabrasion: Past, Present and Future 3:45 p.m.
Lana Yu

Sponsored by Martinni Beauty, Inc.
Instructed by Lana Yu
Room 104 A

                                                            

If you work in or own a skin care salon, you MUST offer microdermabrasion treatments to meet the increasing demand for these services. This class demonstrates how these treatments are applied and what effect they have on the skin. Learn what microdermabrasion modalities—aluminum oxide crystals, diamond tip or along with LED Photo bio stimulations—are the most cost-effective, profitable treatment recipes— customized for your business!




All You Need to Know About Radio Frequency: The Latest in Skin Care Technology for Anti-aging 3:45 p.m.
Sonia Boghosian

Sponsored by Bio Jouvance, Inc.
Instructed by Sonia Boghosian
Room 104 C

                                                            

With radiofrequency (RF), visible skin tightening occurs and lasts for months. RF treatment can reduce fine lines and wrinkles; lift a flaccid face and neck; tighten loose abdominal skin; reduce cellulite and tighten buttocks, thighs and arms. At this session, we discuss the power of RF as well as the financial benefits of offering such effective facial and body treatments. Power Point presentations and hands-on demonstrations are part of this educational session. Technical manual and certificates of attendance are available with purchase.




Mastering Old World Technique with Eva 3:45 p.m.

Sponsored by M.A.D. Skincare
Instructed by Eva Kershbaumer
Room 201 A

                                                            

Learn how to practice authentic Hungarian techniques using MAD Skincare. We manufacture all of our products in our facility using the highest quality ingredients. Master this technique and learn about all the great ingredients in our skin care line. We offer complimentary backbar products and no minimum orders.




True Breakthrough in Cellulite Treatment—No Equipment or Shower Needed! 3:45 p.m.
Victoria Tabak, MBA

Sponsored by Nature Pure Labs
Instructed by Victoria Tabak, MBA
Room 201 B

                                                            

Learn how to effectively smooth the appearance of cellulite, slim and tone your abdomen, thighs, hips and buttocks in just 30 minutes using the highly potent, 100% natural 5 Step Professional LipoMelt® Anti-Cellulite Treatment. This ingeniously simple treatment requires no wet room. Achieve maximum immediate and visible results while gaining new clients, as the treatment potency and its reactivating properties continues to be a reminder to them. Do not miss the step-by-step hands-on demonstration.




20 Top Marketing Tips and Strategies for Your Success 3:45 p.m.
Manon Pilon

Sponsored by Physiodermie (Methode) / Europelab, Inc.
Instructed by Manon Pilon
Room 202 C

                                                            

Manon Pilon presents her extensive experience based on several years of consultation for spas and medical spas in different countries. This presentation covers different ways to increase your income and your credibility by offering new treatment approaches. Pilon shares advice about marketing strategies that have proven their success in the short and long term at effectively increasing sales of products and services. Double your income and ensure the loyalty of your customers. All participants receive certification.




Brows to Brazilian with the Latest Waxing Techniques 3:45 p.m.
Deanna Derthick

Sponsored by Depileve / Anesi
Instructed by Deanna Derthick
Room 203 A

                                                            

Learn how to use both strip and stripless waxes for facial and body waxing. We will teach the advanced techniques for waxing any body part, avoiding breakage, redness and irritation. Guaranteed to never lift skin! Also learn Depileve’s 10-minute leg wax technique, full Brazilian waxing professional techniques and how to sculpt eyebrows using the simple 3-point Depileve method.




Jessner Peel Certification Class 3:45 p.m.
Ellen Clark

Sponsored by Control Corrective Skincare, Inc.
Instructed by Ellen Clark
Room 203 B

                                                            

Deeper superficial peels are for clients who have already received lighter peels and exfoliating treatments but now desire a more noticeable “peeling” of the skin. Safety and pre-planning are priorities however. Along with potential for sensational results, these more intense treatments require a better understanding of their properties, pre/post considerations and home care.




Minkys: A Whole New Way to Lash Seminar 3:45 p.m.
Amelia Meneses

Sponsored by Minkys Eyelash Extensions
Instructed by Amelia Meneses
Room 203 C

                                                            

This educational session features demonstrations of proven and helpful techniques such as Minkys Assess to Lashes, and a focused "how to” segment on creating defined looks with Minkys. While glamour is at the heart of most eyelash clients, Minkys promises to take care of their eyes, natural lashes and overall health. Minkys trains each potential extensionist through our comprehensive hands-on workshops how to become a safe, caring and professional extensionist.




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