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 Company
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 Pür Medical 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.

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

Sponsored by Epillyss Wax Distributed by California Skin Care Supply
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!

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

Sponsored by Rhonda Allison®Skin Care
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.

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

Sponsored by Éminence 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 Paris, 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.

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 SW, Inc.
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!

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

Sponsored by LightStim®
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
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.

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