What do you think of when you hear the word “esthetician”? Often people confuse the word esthetician with “anesthesiologist”. While we can both “knock you out”, we just have different ways of doing it! As a long-time esthetician, I have become aware that clients don’t really understand exactly what we can do for them. Despite industry claims that consumers are savvy and looking for high tech treatments, my experience has been that clients rarely know about all the amazing tre
Our skin has two parts, the epidermis which protects us from the environment, and the dermis which builds the structure of our skin. Our dermis thins at a rate of about 1% a year from the age of 25. In order to protect this thinning dermis, the epidermis naturally thickens. We must maintain the density of the epidermis, because a loss of epidermal integrity will eventually lead to extreme trans-epidermal water loss, dehydration, wrinkles, impaired immune system, and even deat
It doesn't have to be complicated to care for your skin. You don't need all kinds of complicated routines and products. It's pretty simple.
The most important thing to remember is that the older you get, the more effort you do have to put into your skin care, and your whole-body care. Things slow down as you get older, and you have to help yourself by making up the difference. But it can still be pretty simple. Let's break it down by age groups. Across the board, all age gro