Advanced Education Conference

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Advanced Education (Monday, January 22)

Select sessions on each track to meet your needs.

Treatments2:30 PM – 4:00 PM   Monday

Corrective Probiotic Facial

Learn the benefits of probiotic facials for different skin types. Learn how to design these facials for your practice. Watch a probiotic facial protocol live. More details …

Speaker:
Elina Fedotova
CEO & Formulator
Elina Organics

Science4:15 PM – 5:15 PM   Monday

Stem Cells, Cytokines and Growth Factors: Separating Fact from Fiction

Identify the three most common types of cell for culture to extract cytokines and growth factors from. Provide a greater understanding of the role inflammation plays in aging. Identify and explore the communication signals and patterns given off by fibroblasts, adipose stem cells and bone marrow stem cells. More details …

Speaker:
Mr.  Daniel Clary
VP of Education
Cellese (AnteAGE)

Advanced Education (Tuesday, January 23)

Select sessions on each track to meet your needs.

Wellness10:30 AM – 11:30 AM   Tuesday

How to Create Balance Instead of Burnout

During this presentation, learn the difference between “higher brain” and “lower brain” thinking, gain clarity regarding how balanced or unbalanced their current lifestyle is, develop and commit to an action plan to move toward More details …

Speaker:
Betsy Koepke
Owner
Betsy Koepke Coaching, LLC

Treatments10:30 AM – 11:30 AM   Tuesday

Master Your Massage: The Physiology of Facial Firming

Helps younger skin stay firm; and mature skin regain lost youthful firmness. Incorporates "high touch" movements that vary pressure and pace to target dermal tissue, aid toxin removal, and increase lymphatic activity. Uses manipulations that nourish muscle fibers of the face, neck, shoulders and v-area. More details …

Speaker:
Teresa Stenzel
Director of Education
Bioelements Professional Skin Care

Medical Spa10:30 AM – 11:30 AM   Tuesday

Medical/Esthetic Approach to the Lower Eyelids

Learners will understand history of surgical options for periocular (eyelid area) rejuvenation.
You will understand current non-surgical options for periocular (eyelid area) rejuvenation. You will have a better understanding of optimizing the relationship of the esthetician and physician to provide superior outcomes. More details …

Speaker:
Dr.  Jeremy Warner
Plastic Surgeon
Warner Aesthetic & Reconstructive Institute

Business10:30 AM – 11:30 AM   Tuesday

'Sell' Is Not a Four-letter Word!

In this session, you’ll learn key steps to take the fear out of selling, seven methods for retail success, how to overcome objections, tips for closing the sale and More details …

Speaker:
Jesse Cormier
Senior Director
Associated Skin Care Professionals

Science10:30 AM – 11:30 AM   Tuesday

Utilizing the Body's Systems for Skin Treatment

This is a comprehensive approach using system biology and integrated neural feedback in the body to recommend the right products for the skin. More details …

Speaker:
Danne King
Founder
Danné Montague-King

Science11:45 AM – 12:45 PM   Tuesday

Beauty in a Bubble: Understanding Anti-Pollution

Learn about the various ingredients and their combinations in protecting our skin from the potential harmful effects of daily pollution. More details …

Speaker:
Melanie Timms
Director of Marketing Innovation and Education
CBI Laboratories

Treatments11:45 AM – 12:45 PM   Tuesday

Camouflage Makeup for Severe Skin Discolorations

Jill Glaser will present techniques to effectively camouflage severe discoloration and tattoos using manual and airbrush makeup techniques. More details …

Speaker:
Jill Glaser
Owner
Make Up First School of Makeup Artistry

Wellness11:45 AM – 12:45 PM   Tuesday

Managing Candida and its Associated Inflammatory Skin Conditions

Make connections between gut health and skin health. Explore the relationship between gut dysbiosis and inflammatory skin conditions such as eczema. Discuss nutritional interventions to correct candida. More details …

Speaker:
Ms  Ginger Downey
Vice President
DermaMed Solutions

Business11:45 AM – 12:45 PM   Tuesday

Roll Out the Purple Carpet for Your Clients

You will learn multiple ways to wow your clients, to be memorable, to hook your clients, to gain referrals and to use testimonials in your marketing to grow your clientele. More details …

Speaker:
Tazeem Jamal
Spa Business Coach
Skindulgence Spa

Medical Spa11:45 AM – 12:45 PM   Tuesday

The Shape of You: Come Follow My Lead to Beautiful Skin

The audience will walk away with a better understand of the latest in multi-dimensional skin care, innovative ideas on the treatment of clients as they age through the decades. More details …

Speakers:
Dr  Aras Tijunelis
Plastic Surgeon
Lake County Plastic Surgery, LC Visage+ Medispa
Patty Gonzalez
Esthetician
LC-Visage Medispa

Wellness2:00 PM – 3:00 PM   Tuesday

Energy Healing in the Spa

This presentation will be an introduction to biodynamic lymphatic drainage including what is biodynamic lymphatic drainage, benefits of providing BLD inside a facial service and how to More details …

Speaker:
Leslyn Zak
Director of Education
Institute of Energetic Esthetics

Science2:00 PM – 3:00 PM   Tuesday

Is Your Treatment Room PrepaRED?

This presentation will provide increased knowledge of acute vs. chronic inflammation, the inflammation cascade (how it starts and why it doesn't stop), and what you can and cannot do to help your patients/clients. More details …

Speaker:
Karen Ragaini
Director of Education and Training
Colorescience

Business2:00 PM – 3:00 PM   Tuesday

Money Making Marketing Strategies

Learn the art of business and how to stand out in a sea of competing salons and spas. This presentation will explain techniques on how to become a go-to-business and differentiate between high and low-cost marketing tips. More details …

Speaker:
Lora Condon
Founder
The Beauty Buster

Medical Spa2:00 PM – 3:00 PM   Tuesday

Top 10 Trends In MedSpa

Learn the latest trends in medspa. Find out the role of the esthetician in these spas. Learn how to use the trends to market yourself. More details …

Speaker:
Terri Wojak
Business Development Manager & Education Director
Tru U Education

Treatments2:00 PM – 3:00 PM   Tuesday

Wax This Way

Show why waxing is safe for everyone and explain the benefits. Review the basics of hard and soft wax and provide protocols for safe and effective eyebrow and bikini waxes. More details …

Speaker:
Ms  Maxie Frericks
Esthetician

Science3:15 PM – 4:15 PM   Tuesday

Hormonal Acne: What You Need to Know

During this presentation, you will learn the real causes of hormonal acne, attain the ability to discern which kind of hormonal acne you can or cannot treat, and learn More details …

Speaker:
Laura Cooksey
Owner
Face Reality Acne Clinic

Business3:15 PM – 4:15 PM   Tuesday

How to Set and Achieve Your Goals!

During this presentation, learn how to build a roadmap to achieving your goals and track your progress along the way. More details …

Speaker:
Amber Budd Peterson
Founder/CEO
Amber Budd Atelier LLC and Amber Budd Skincare

Treatments3:15 PM – 4:15 PM   Tuesday

Looking Through The [Magnifying] Glass: Anti-aging Then and Now

This class will help you evaluate treatments and technologies in the recent two decades. It will also allow you to understand the demand for treatments that are here to stay More details …

Speaker:
Monika Machej
President and Founder
New Age Spa Institute

Medical Spa3:15 PM – 4:15 PM   Tuesday

Maximizing Results in Esthetics Medicine With Individualized Skin Care

During this presentation, you will understand differences between types of dermal fillers, neuromodulators, laser therapy and facial cosmetic surgery techniques. Also, understand mechanisms of action specific to More details …

Speaker:
Dr.  Alan Durkin
CEO and Medical Director
Ocean Drive Plastic Surgery and MedSpa

Wellness3:15 PM – 4:15 PM   Tuesday

Oncology Treatments: When Touch Changes Lives

Learn the difference between standard facials and facials for an individual suffering from cancer. Explore the importance of touch and learn how to use your treatment to improve the lives of those suffering from cancer. More details …

Speaker:
Becky Kuehn
Founder, Director of Education
Oncology Spa Solutions

Business4:30 PM – 5:30 PM   Tuesday

101 Ways to Build Your Business With Strategic Partnerships

This presentation will show you innovative ways to tap strategic partners—forging win-win alliances with everyone from local real estate brokers to car dealerships—without a big marketing budget to reap big returns. More details …

Speaker:
Alexis Ufland
Owner
LEXI Design

Wellness4:30 PM – 5:30 PM   Tuesday

Accupressure Facial Toning and Massage

This presentation will demonstrate acupressure facial toning and massage using gemstones to further the effects and overall wellness. More details …

Speaker:
Robin Nihoff
Esthetician

Treatments4:30 PM – 5:30 PM   Tuesday

Body Beautiful: Quick, Showerless Treatments for the Body

The presentation will show you how to set up and offer body treatments in your dry treatment rooms, shower-free with minimal mess. More details …

Speaker:
Malinda McHenry
Director of Schools and Founder
Lira Clinical Skincare and Esthetic Professor.com

Medical Spa4:30 PM – 5:30 PM   Tuesday

Game of Thrones: Esthetic Rules and Regulations

During this presentation, discuss the difference between a state Statute and an Advisory Statement, describe the difference between “indirect” supervision and “immediate” supervision and More details …

Speaker:
Patti Owens
Consultant
Online Laser Training USA, LLC, AestheticMed Consulting International LLC

Science4:30 PM – 5:30 PM   Tuesday

Label Lingo

During this presentation, you will understand the format of a product label, hear a brief overview of ingredients that benefit and ingredients that are detrimental to certain skin types and conditions, and More details …

Speaker:
Lynille Steffenhagen
Licensed Esthetician and Massage Therapist