Mastering the craft of extraction takes time and practice. It also takes knowing when and how to extract to avoid bruising and permanent scarring. Sometimes extractions are not always the answer. Depending on the type of blemish, there are various techniques you could use to...

The cause and treatment of acne can be a complex case to crack. However, skincare professionals must identify the severity and type of acne their clients are experiencing to help tackle the problem. From mild, moderate, and severe, there are different signs to look out...

Many clients ask whether combining botox, fillers and other facial treatments is a good idea. Knowing how these treatments complement each other, can help you and your client achieve the best results....

Fillers have become increasingly popular for clients who want to look more youthful in a non-invasive way. From Juvéderm to Restylane, there are many facial injectables for your clients to choose from. As an esty, it’s your duty to be knowledgeable on which filler fits...

Monthly facials are essential when trying to treat a specific condition and achieve dramatic results. From deep peels, to innovative new technologies, there are so many amazing tools that estheticians have today to make a real impact on the appearance of our clients’ skin and...

Before and after pictures are an important part of working in the beauty industry. They show off your talents as an artist, stylist, skin care expert etc. in a fun (and sometimes seemingly magical) way. But, in order for your photo to make a positive...

How Browaholic owner Barbie Zarraga uses her experience learning in Venezuela and the U.S. to better her business!...

Celebrity esthetician and skin care guru Nerida Joy shares her experience as a young student in Australia....

A comparison of the skin care and esthetics culture in the U.S. and France....

Is there a superior form of hair removal? Let’s discuss the pros and cons of waxing, shaving and beyond…...