The International Congress of Esthetics and Spa, Dallas 2014

Product Focused Training Classes - Sunday

Select a specific starting time: 2:00 p.m. or 4:00 p.m.

Anti-aging Treatment with Stem Cells
2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Dr. Jeff Skin Care
Instructed by Daniel Chan, Ph.D.
Room M 1-2
New advances in green biotechnology open up a new frontier in anti-aging topical treatments. 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.
Sugar Wax and Full Body Hard Waxing with SkinnyHair Waxes
2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by PFB Vanish, Inc.
Instructed by Stephanie Laynes
Room M 3-4
SkinnyHair Waxes has bridged the gap between sugaring and waxing by creating the Cool Sugar Wax, which requires no heat or wax warmer. Do you have clients who are sensitive to heat or don't respond well to waxing? Come and see how you can provide a unique waxing service with the benefits of sugar for your hair removal services. Watch our Violet Hard Wax in action with full body waxing with hard wax! This class features live waxing demonstrations and techniques.
HydraFacial MD® Hands-on Basic Certification
2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by HydraFacial MD - Edge Systems LLC
Instructed by Salena Deihl
Room M 5
Learn from the experts how to perform the HydraFacial MD® treatment including proper protocols, ingredients and technology. Bring a friend and get one-on-one coaching to perform the treatment yourself.
Skin and Aging: What Do We Really Know?
2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Circadia by Dr. Pugliese
Instructed by Michael Q. Pugliese
Room M 6
Aging mechanisms are becoming better understood with several new scientific advances, while certain aspects of how and why we age still remain a mystery. This comprehensive class examines prominent aging theories, and describes the ravaging effects of various stressors on skin function and appearance. Multiple factors are reviewed, including genomic instability, epigenetic alterations, telomere attrition, stem cell exhaustion, mitochondrial dysfunction, cell senescence and dermal protein glycation. Moreover, new ingredient technologies designed to address aging at the source and diminish the visible signs of damage will be identified and discussed. All attendees receive lecture handouts, full size product giveaways and certificates of attendance.
Pigmentation is the New Wrinkle
2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Image Skincare
Instructed by Kimberly Saltrese
Room M 7
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. Attendees receive free samples, and a chance to win IMAGE's full illuminating retail line, ILUMA.
Add Laser Hair Removal, Photofacial Skin Rejuvenation and Body Contouring to Your Career to Double Your Earning Potential!
2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by National Laser Institute
Instructed by Evee Jackson
Room M 8
Did you know that the average spa facial costs $75 yet the average photofacial costs $300? That's four times more money! Learn from the CEO of North America's most prestigious laser training institute and owner of the world's busiest med spas how to start your own laser practice or land jobs with physicians and med spas!
East Meets West: Secrets of the Ancient Art of Meridian Massage in Facial Rejuvenation
2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Le Mieux Cosmetics
Instructed by Janel Luu
Room M 9-10
Janel Luu, CEO and formulating scientist for Le Mieux Cosmetics, shows you how to enhance your facial re-sculpting skills using Eastern-inspired Meridian theory and "qi"-life energy. Learn how to integrate Le Mieux anti-aging products into meridian facial massage techniques to customize the ultimate facial firming and re-contouring experience.
Minus 10-The Name Says It All!
2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Rhonda Allison
Instructed by Shannon Esau
Room M 11-12
Target ALL the mechanisms that affect skin aging. Learn how Rhonda Allison's Signature Minus 10 Facial and Youthful Skin Collection merges advanced science such as retinaldehyde, peptides, stem cells, super antioxidants and anti-glycation formulas with pure, natural, groundbreaking ingredients for the most powerful re-youthing facial and home regimen to date.
Experience the Power of Hungarian Massage and Stimulating Actives
2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Éminence Organic Skin Care
Instructed by Boldijarre Koronczay
CHAMPIONS BALL 1
Prepare to be dazzled by a unique mixture of Hungarian massage techniques that 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. Discover our new product launch specifically tailored to treat combination skin. Clients will walk out your treatment room with a whole new look!
Micro-needle Therapy with Bio Choice and Bio Matrix Dermal Filler
2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Bio Jouvance, Inc.
Instructed by Sonia Boghosian
CHAMPIONS BALL 2
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 micro-needle therapy with plant-based Hyaluronic Acid Ultra Filling Spheres. Visible results are guaranteed. This presentation 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.
"What's in Your Bottle?"
2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Dermaware Biotargeted Skin Care
Instructed by Dr. Robert Zone & Gül Zone
CHAMPIONS BALL 3
Do your products have what it takes to provide cutting-edge results? "Superstar ingredients are discussed, including epidermal and dermal rejuvenation technologies, skin inflammation and stress reducers, wrinkle fillers and hydration boosters. Learn how to differentiate between products that appear similar. Unique new technologies increase your bottom line and set you apart from online or retail beauty stores. Watch a demonstration of the Smart Serum® treatment, a zero downtime quick fix peel that provides on the go express results, targeting signs of aging such as wrinkles, fine lines, loss of elasticity, firmness, hyperpigmentation and hormonal breakouts. Receive a handout, certificate and complimentary full size product while supplies last.
Non-Surgical Face Lift, Neck Lift, and Collagen Infusion Therapy Achieved Through Galvanic and Microcurrent Technology and Natural Clinical Peptide Products
2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Saian Natural Clinical Skin Care
Instructed by Dasha Saian
WORLD SERIES 2
A live demonstration of three clinical anti-aging breakthroughs that deliver dramatic, cumulative and long lasting results in 20 minutes! Natural, clinical alternatives to costly invasive procedures are performed by estheticians and cosmetologists without medical licenses. Saian demonstrates the newest clinical facial procedure for lifting and firming the face and neck using hyaluronic acid, peptides, collagen and a portable multifunctional machine. Certificate provided!
How to Increase Your Bottom Line Using Advanced Mineral Makeup
2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Advanced Mineral Makeup
Instructed by Annie Mayo
TRIPLE CROWN
Learn how to increase your bottom line with Advanced Mineral Makeup on your back bar to finish off your facials with a beautiful look for your clients. Mayo shows you how to color match and apply Advanced Mineral Makeup in eight to ten minutes. She has taught this technique to many clients with great success, and in doing so has increased revenue. Finish off your facials with pressed loose and liquid foundations using these simple techniques.
Beauty Nutrition System to Enhance Skin Care Treatments
2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by The M'lis Company
Instructed by Jenny Cutler
SUPER BOWL 1
Beauty and nutrition go hand in hand. Many common skin conditions are caused by digestive issues and nutritional deficiencies. Get to the root of the problem with the M'lis Wellness System. It is simple to use, resolves skin issues at the root cause and promises long-lasting results. Learn how to recommend customizable solutions to eradicate acne, rosacea, psoriasis and anti-aging through supplementation.
Profit Power Peeling
2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by GlyMed Plus/Advanced Aesthetics, Inc.
Instructed by Jenn Paris
WIMBLEDON
GlyMed Plus is the industry leader in chemical peeling. Join us as we help you navigate through the profitable business of chemical peels, advanced exfoliation, and how to customize these treatments for your client's needs.
Dermatude META Therapy
2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by DERMATUDE
Instructed by Crystal McElroy
CHAMPIONS BALL 3
Dermatude META Therapy is a new method for skin rejuvenation, hydration and restoration. META Therapy is the only micro-perforation treatment that fits in the scope of practice for estheticians. META Therapy corrects deep wrinkles, fine lines, acne scars, hyperpigmentation, dark circles, and loose elasticity concerns, to name a few. Learn how META Therapy works, and how it can correct your clients' concerns. Get updated on current FDA and state law information, and how to increase your recurring revenue stream.
Relax... Let's Wax!
4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Relax and Wax
Instructed by Deborah Merhar
M 1-2
Successful waxing starts with a solid foundation. Learn proper techniques, wax application and removal to make your waxing services easier, less painful for your clients 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 relaxnwax@gmail.com.
Elements of Beauty BINGO: Uncover the Latest Technologies for the Perfect Regimen
4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by HydroPeptide
Instructed by April Zangl
M 3-4
Sharpen your knowledge about the latest discoveries and ingredient technologies in skin care while playing a fun and interactive game of beauty bingo presented by HydroPeptide, a leader in anti-aging skin care. The most important elements of beauty will be brought to life in a way that is memorable and easy to share with your guests. No one leaves empty handed! A full size anti-aging lip treatment is presented to each participant with additional special prizes for bingo winners.
HydraFacial MD® Hands-On Basic Certification
4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by HydraFacial MD - Edge Systems LLC
Instructed by Salena Deihl
M 5
Learn from the experts how to perform the HydraFacial MD treatment including proper protocols, ingredients and technology. Bring a friend and get one-on-one coaching on how to perform the treatment yourself.
Age and Acne: Hormonal Influences
4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Circadia by Dr. Pugliese
Instructed by Michael Q. Pugliese
M 6
Acne is a multifactorial disease-hormonal, genetic, metabolic and bacterial. This lecture explores the hormonal component as a contributing factor in the genesis of acne. Learn the distinctions between teen, young adult and adult acne. Original research debunks myths on the etiology and composition of comedones. Results-driven treatment techniques include identification of functional ingredients to alleviate symptoms, diminish pigmentation, prevent scarring and improve appearance. All attendees are provided with lecture handouts, a full size product giveaway and a certificate of attendance.
Power Peels
4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Image Skincare
Instructed by Kimberly Saltrese
M 7
Take your clients' results and your bottom line to the next level! This class gives you all the tips and tricks you need for using Image I-Peel to boost the results of your current treatments. A must for anyone looking to increase revenue. Attendees receive free samples, and a chance to win IMAGE's full I-ENHANCE line.
Micro-needling Solutions to Repair Signs of Photodamage
4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Xteticworld
Instructed by Dawn Clifford
M 8
UV pigmentation, dehydration, loss of elasticity, fine lines and wrinkles... which symptoms do you treat first? When it comes to photodamage there are many indications. Explore successful treatment combinations, using the latest micro-needling techniques and chemical exfoliation to combat this difficult condition and ways to maintain the results. Discover INNOAESTHETICS, bringing pharmaceutical grade products to esthetic professionals.
Bring Fresh, New Excitement to Your Spa Menu
4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by FarmHouse Fresh
Instructed by Natalie Aston
M 9-10
Freshen up your spa menu and watch your retail sales soar as FarmHouse Fresh provides treatment ideas and merchandising tips from top-selling five-star resorts and fine spas. Learn how to keep guests coming back again and again from this award winning company. Receive a complimentary product after attending.
Insight Into Acids
4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Rhonda Allison
Instructed by Shannon Esau
M 11-12
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.
Brazilian and Full-Body Waxing Techniques
4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Alexander's Aesthetics/Lycon Wax
Instructed by Tiffany Montalbano
CHAMPIONS BALL 1
This class provides you with all of the skills necessary to perform a fast, efficient and thorough treatment using Lycon's hot and strip waxes, and the unique LYCOJET waxes. It focuses on everything from how this system can fit into your work place to provide client comfort with correct product usage. Lycon is more than just a wax-it's a system. Familiarize yourself with the Lycon system to get the most out of its fantastic waxing performance and soothing properties. As a result, your customers will be extremely satisfied and you will see an increase in repeat business.
Brows to Brazilian with the Latest Waxing Techniques
4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Depileve
Instructed by Deanna Henderson
CHAMPIONS BALL 2
Learn how to use different waxes, strip and stripless, for facial and body waxing. We 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
*How to sculpt eyebrows using the simple, three-point Depileve method
Building Successful Skin Therapies with "Microcurrent and Oxygen Infusion"
4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Skin for Life
Instructed by Freda Mills
WORLD SERIES 1
This class is about building strength, vitality and endurance for healthy skin results. Skin for Life Director of Education Freda Mills shares her knowledge as it applies to building the future of skin therapies for long-term skin results.
Cosmetic Chemistry for the Skin Care Professional
4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by CBI Laboratories
Instructed by Melanie Timms
WORLD SERIES 2
With all the product options that are available, it can often be difficult to determine which ones will be effective. Develop an understanding of cosmetic chemistry to ensure that your product formulations are stable, utilize appropriate percentages and provide real results. Learn the importance of proper formulation, analyze and understand product labels, and gain an insight into the latest ingredients, uses and future of innovative new molecules!
Intimate Brazilian/Bikini Waxing the Cirépil Way! Painful Waxing is a Thing of the Past!
4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Aesthetics Supplies by Bertha/Cirepil Wax
Instructed by Tina Sharp
TRIPLE CROWN
Cirépil by Perron Rigot Paris is a global leader in the professional field of depilatory waxing. Join regional Ambassador Sharp to see firsthand why our world-renowned non-strip waxes are highly profitable, less painful and provide long lasting results your clients will love. Welcome to the world of Happy Waxing™!
New 650-microsecond Aesthetic Laser Technology for the MedSpa
4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Aerolase
Instructed by Shana Robles
SUPER BOWL 1
Learn and experience how new 650-microsecond laser technology advances medical and esthetic applications for the medspa! Discover how this new technology has reinvented and redesigned the traditional "big-box" lasers, while making laser technology portable but more powerful, more versatile and more cost-effective for medspas-while making laser treatments more effective, safer and gentler for patients. Receive treatment tips, techniques and clinical pearls from laser expert and practice manager Shana Robles.
LED Light Therapy: Results and Rewards
4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by LightStim
Instructed by Amy Gardner
WIMBLEDON
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 how to add 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.

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