The International Congress of Esthetics and Spa, Dallas 2014

Manufacturer Workshops - Sunday

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

Re-Sculpt and Re-Contour Your Clients’ Skin 2:00 p.m.
Janel Luu

Sponsored by Le Mieux
Instructed by Janel Luu
Room M 1-2


The ancient Eastern art of facial rejuvenation meets state-of-the-art Western technology. Learn Eastern inspired jade meridian facial techniques and volcanic cupping to firm and contour your clients' skin. Also enhance your facial re-sculpting skills using the most recent innovations in micro-current and ultrasonic devices. Maximize your results-based skin care with Le Mieux treatment technology and expertise.

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 M 3-4


This “all natural skin therapy” has been featured on television shows hosted by Oprah, Dr. Oz and Rachel Ray as the most advanced treatment combining science and technology. It is now available to estheticians! Explore the benefits of microneedle therapy with plant-based hyaluronic acid ultra filling spheres. Visible results are guaranteed. A PowerPoint presentation and hands-on demonstration are presented, and a step-by-step technical manual and certificates of attendance are available with purchase.

Hormones and the Skin 2:00 p.m.
Holly Amson

Sponsored by PCA Skin®
Instructed by Holly Amson
Room M 5


Hormonal fluctuations can trigger a number of skin concerns, including acne and hyperpigmentation. Developing an understanding of what occurs in the skin as a result of these changes helps us as clinicians to more effectively treat these conditions. 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.

Face Perfection: The Medical Facial for Age Pigments 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 M 6


Dr. Zone presents the art of skin rejuvenation from the inside out. Scientific skin care knowledge with hands on practical clinical methods is applicable to both spa and medical practitioners alike for an immediate boost in sales. Our new Total Beauty Peel combines the correction of a peel with the perfection of a facial. Learn new bio-active ingredient knowledge, innovative spa treatments and results oriented recommendations in this class to impress your clients! Watch a demonstration of our Total Beauty® Peel.

Swiss Apple Stem Cells and MicroVenom Technology: How Cutting-Edge Science is Advancing Skin Care 2:00 p.m.
Jennifer O’Connor

Sponsored by UltraLuxe Skincare
Instructed by Jennifer O’Connor
Room M 7


Discover the age-defying and anti-wrinkle properties of apple stem cells, one of the most pioneering and exciting ingredients in skin care, along with our patented MicroVenom Technology for the ultimate in anti-aging. This is the future of skin care. Humor us and stop by—we promise to help with your laugh lines!

Peptide Technology 2:00 p.m.
Michael Q. Pugliese

Sponsored by Circadia by Dr. Pugliese
Instructed by Michael Q. Pugliese
Room M 8


Peptide technology has become an increasingly popular subject among estheticians, yet few fully understand the science behind these powerful ingredients. This class is designed to expose the practitioner to available peptides, their structure and their functions. Attendees benefit from a new level of competence and confidence in selecting peptides to treat multiple conditions including aging, pigmentation, acne and rosacea. All attendees receive a certificate of completion and full size product giveaway.

Dermatude META Therapy Microneedling 2:00 p.m.
Crystal McElroy

Sponsored by Dermatude
Instructed by Crystal McElroy
Room M 9-10


META Therapy, “Medical Esthetical Tissue Activation,” is the latest European method of microneedling. The Dermatude device is approved for use by licensed estheticians without physician supervision. Meta Therapy involves making invisible micro-perforations into the skin without the need for anesthetics or lengthy downtime. The skin produces collagen and elastin to repair the micro-perforations. The self-repairing property of the skin is a 100 percent natural form of skin renewal from the inside out. Learn the benefits and techniques of META Therapy microneedling, and how to market this unique treatment to your clients to maximize revenue.

The First All Important Step: What Every Professional Must Know 2:00 p.m.
Shannon Esau

Sponsored by Rhonda Allison
Instructed by Shannon Esau
Room M 11-12


Great results begin before you even get your clients on the table. Learn how to personalize solutions for your clients, starting with a hands-on skin analysis. Get tips on reading the skin and uncovering hidden answers. Discover how to set up programs, combat any skin condition and understand contraindications. Form partnerships and set yourself apart by delivering results!

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 Champions Ball 1


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.

Fast $$$ Comes From Fixing All Esthetic Skin Imperfections Permanently 2:00 p.m.
Mahely Zerquera

Sponsored by Martinni Beauty, Inc.
Instructed by Mahely Zerquera
Room Champions Ball 2


Learn how to become the ultimate specialist for your clients’ skin imperfections such as ruby points, skin tags, age spots, sun spots, freckles, cholesterol deposits, keratosis, broken capillaries, fibromas, spider naevi, pore packets, thick hair and more. Permanent results are achieved in just one treatment. A live demonstration of an easy to use method and technology to accomplish a very lucrative business is given.

Everything You DID NOT Learn in School 2:00 p.m.
Ben Johnson, M.D.

Sponsored by Osmosis Skincare
Instructed by Ben Johnson, M.D.
Room Champions Ball 3


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

Non-Surgical Face Lift, Neck Lift and Collagen Infusion Therapy 2:00 p.m.
Dasha Saian

Sponsored by SAIAN
Instructed by Dasha Saian
Room Super Bowl 1


Watch 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. Dasha 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!

Treating Adult Acne With an Innovative Approach 2:00 p.m.
Iris Safar

Sponsored by Christina Cosmeceuticals
Instructed by Iris Safar
Room Super Bowl 2


Acne is not just a teenage problem anymore. This workshop and demonstration fills the knowledge gap among professional estheticians, enabling you to answer your clients’ questions with "actionable" solutions that won’t dry out their skin. Acne is a multifactorial skin concern, and it is necessary to have a clear understanding of its causes and the latest treatment options in order to develop an individualized plan for each client. Clear your clients’ complexions without the undesirable effects of red, dry and irritated skin. Improve your treatment of acne and the way you educate your clients about it.

Post-Laser Procedure Management and Client Care 2:00 p.m.
Tina M. Zillmann

Sponsored by Advanced Rejuvenating Concepts
Instructed by Tina M. Zillmann
Room Triple Crown


The long-term benefits of laser resurfacing can be rewarding if post-procedural care is managed properly. Learn from Advanced Rejuvenating Concepts founder and clinically licensed laser professional Tina Zillmann about the best clinical care practices and products that promote safe, effective and rapid healing for post-laser resurfacing patients. This clinically tested protocol educates you on how to handle follow-up visits and troubleshoot complications that may arise to help ensure successful and long-lasting results from laser treatments.

Warm Bamboo Massage 2:00 p.m.
Nathalie Cecilia

Sponsored by Bamboo-Fusion®
Instructed by Nathalie Cecilia
Room Wimbledon


Learn how to give clients a luxurious deep tissue full-body massage using warmed bamboo tools of various shapes and sizes. Bamboo massage is easy on your hands and wrists to perform. It utilizes leverage and heat to help melt away stress and relieve tight muscles. Bamboo Visage (facial massage) is also demonstrated, using delicate bamboo tools designed for the unique contours of the face. A bamboo facial massage is a perfect finishing touch to end a full-body massage, and can also be offered as a stand-alone facial treatment.

Introduction to Bioline-Jato 2:00 p.m.
Deborah McClendon

Sponsored by La Marquise, Inc.
Instructed by Deborah McClendon
Room World Series 1


BIOLINE-Jato, a relatively new skin care line to the U.S., has been prominent in Europe for over 30 years. Formulas include technologies such as Swiss apple tree stem cells, Antarctic extracts and bioamiskin (the exciting evolution of hyaluronic acid). This workshop covers Reveillance, the radical capture treatment for firming, protecting and enhancing the wealth of youthfulness within the cells, and Lifting Code, the answer to sagging skin from loss of elasticity! New Ice Age plants, stem cells, peptides and collagen create a multi-directional formula resulting

Skin of Color 2:00 p.m.
Christine Heathman, Master Esthetician, C.M.E., L.M.T.

Sponsored by GlyMed Plus - Advanced Aesthetics, Inc.
Instructed by Christine Heathman, Master Esthetician, C.M.E., L.M.T.
Room World Series 2


Are you prepared for the influential skin care market for skin of color? Do you offer treatments and products tailored to their needs? Estheticians are challenged to select the right treatment in acne, pigmentation, aging and rosacea for ethnic skin. Acquire the valuable skills and knowledge you will need to treat skin of color, and understand why it is important to distinguish these clients from others when you consider how to remedy their skin issues. Esthetic and medical students who complete class are awarded an advanced class certification of attendance and syllabus.

See our 4:00 p.m. scheduleGo to Monday’s Manufacturer Workshop pages.