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Laser/IPL Physics and Safety "Core of Knowledge"
This educational activity has been approved for 13.0 CEs. Exp. 2/26/2020
LEARNING OBJECTIVES

1.Understand how lasers and intense light sources (e.g. IPL) work.
2.Understand the principal features of working safely in the laser/IPL Controlled Area.

Laser and Light Based Hair Reduction
This educational activity has been approved for 10.0 CEs. Exp. 2/26/2020
LEARNING OBJECTIVES

1. Understand the safe operation of laser and IPL hair reduction device.
2. Understand laser and IPL energy impact on a variety of skin and hair types.

 CE Articles from PCI Journal

SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS (Download article & test) – Click here
This educational activity has been approved for 1.0 CEs. Exp. 8/2019
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
1. Understand the causes and how to recognize SLE.
2. Understand the different treatment options available for SLE patients.

SKIN NEEDLING (Download article & test) - Click here
This educational activity has been approved for 1.0 CEs. Exp. 9/2019
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After reading this article and taking this test, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Understand the skin needling process.
2. Understand the protocols and skin benefits of skin needling.

EXAMINING YOUR CAREER OPTIONS IN A MEDICAL SETTING (Download article & test) -Click here
This educational activity has been approved for 1.0 CEs. Exp. 8/2019
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After reading this article and taking this test, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Describe the various medical settings and their advantages and disadvantages.
2. Determine if a career in a medical setting is for you.

SENSITIZED SKIN (Download article & test) - Click here 
This educational activity has been approved for 1.0 CEs. Exp. 7/2019
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After reading this article and taking this test, the skin care professional will be able to:
1.Understand the cause of sensitized skin and how to lessen the chance of skin reactions.
2.Understand the sensitive skin product claims, and facial treatment options.

MELANOMA (Download article & test) - Click here 
This educational activity has been approved for 1.0 CEs. Exp. 11/2017
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After reading this article and taking this test, the skin care professional will be able to:
1.Understand the cause of Melanoma cancer and how to reduce risk.
2.Understand the treatment options currently available.

TREATING ACNE IN SKIN OF COLOR  (Download article & test) Click here
This educational activity has been approved for 1.0 CEs. Exp. 6/2017
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After reading this article and taking this test, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Describe the treatment modalities used to treat ethnic skin.
2. Outline and understand the treatment options for acne and PIH.

ROSACEA-Signs, Symptoms and Subtypes  (Download article & test) Click here
This educational activity has been approved for 1.0 CEs. Exp. 7/2017
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After reading this article and taking this test, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Describe the signs and symptoms of rosacea.
2. Outline and understand the subtype classification system.

TRIGGERS & TREATMENT OF ATOPIC DERMATITIS (Download article & test) Click here  
This educational activity has been approved for 1.0 CEs. Exp. 8/2017
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After reading this article and taking this test, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Describe the treatment modalities used to treat atopic dermatitis.
2. Outline and understand the triggers that can exacerbate the disease.  

SCLERODERMA (Download article & test) Click here
This educational activity has been approved for 1.0 CEs. Exp. 9/2017
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After reading this article and taking this test, the skin care professional will be able to: 
1. Describe the pathogenesis of the disease and its epidemiology.
2. Understand the treatment options and effects of the disease.



CE Webinars from the Society of Dermatology SkinCare Specialists
Each webinar has been re-approved for 1.0 CEs  Exp. 2/2020

Are you Compliant? Presented by Leslie Roste, RN
At the end of the webinar the SkinCare Specialist will be able to:

1) Evaluate their practice infection control procedures.

2) Identify the disease process and routes of infection.

3) Evaluate behaviors to reduce pathogen exposure.
4) Understand regulatory compliance issues at the state and federal level

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours) 

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Adding Private Label to Your Practice Presented by Cheryl Whitman
At the end of the webinar the SkinCare Specialist will be able to:
1) Understanding marketing basics of your own products to increase profit margins.
2) Increase understanding of your own products/ingredients that you use and sell.
3) Create awareness of who you are and what other services you offer.
4) Realize the benefits and opportunity to “go home” with your patients.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours) 

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

The Legal & Ethical Implications of Working in Med Spas Presented by Alex R. Thiersch
At the end of the webinar the SkinCare Specialist will be able to:
1) Learn what defines a med spa and about the guidelines that govern the med spa industry.
2) Outline role of skincare specialists in the med spa setting and what types of treatments and procedures skincare specialists can and cannot perform.
3) Examine the regulatory issues concerning the med spa industry such as fee-splitting, improper ownership structure, corporate practice of medicine, lack of physician supervision and delegation, and false or improper advertising of professional medical services.
4) Describe ways skincare specialists legally fit into the med spa setting.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours) 

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Cell Deficiency and the Benefit of the Mushroom Presented by Patricia Martorana
At the end of the webinar the SkinCare Specialist will be able to:

1) Analyze and assess free radical damage and cell deficiency.
2) Recognize the use of medicinal mushrooms in ancient traditions.
3) List the five key mushrooms, their functions.
4) Distinguish how stem cell technology can be applied in treatments to
 replenish healthy skin cells.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours) 

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Cosmeceutical and Prescription Products Combining Safely and Effectively Presented by Michelle Goldsmith

At the end of the webinar the SkinCare Specialist will be able to:

1) List the most commonly used prescription medications for cosmetic skin concerns.
2) Discuss the mechanism of action of commonly used prescription medications.
3)  Explore optimal cosmeceutical regimens that work in tandem with medications.
4) Elucidate the cosmeceutical ingredients beneficial to various skin concerns and those to avoid.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours) 

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

The Benefits of Proper Employee Selection Presented by Jay A. Shorr - BA, MAACS-AH, CMBM, CAC I, II

At the end of the webinar the SkinCare Specialist will be able to:

1) Summarize what makes a quality employees.
2) Recruit, train and keep a quality employees.
3) Estimate costs associated with gaining and training a quality employee.
4) Define proper and legal methods of eliminating them.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours) 

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Meeting Expectations Of Your Practice As Well As Your Patients Presented by Pamela Matheny, MBA/HCM, CMPE, MoPM, CPC 

At the end of the webinar the SkinCare Specialist will be able to:
1) Understand the need to balance competing needs.
2) Develop and encourage engagement of all staff.
3) Define leadership responsibility for role modeling desirable behaviors.
4) Identify how social exchange theory influences provider/patient/employee/leader interactions.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours) 

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Smart Solutions For Clearing Acne Presented by Jennifer Wild, DO

At the end of the webinar the SkinCare Specialist will be able to:
1) Discuss the typical pathology of acne, as well as the potential role of hormones and external factors.
2) Identify topical ingredients proven to counteract the internal causes of acne.
3) List examples of comprehensive daily care and in-office treatment plans for multiple acne cases.
4) Review clinical trials involving patients with various types and severity levels of acne.

To order this CE webinar:
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Getting Noticed: Using Special Events and Education to Attract Patients Presented by Patti Biro, BS, MEd

At the end of the webinar the SkinCare Specialist will be able to:
1) List the three “Ps” of a successful a special event/educational event.
2) Describe two reasons why potential patients resonate with educational seminars.
3) Identify at least two potential partners who can bring value to a special event/education
4) Review the key benefits for staff when special events/educational events are part of the marketing mix.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Skin Cancer Screening for the SkinCare Specialist Presented by Estee Psaty, MD

At the end of the webinar the SkinCare Specialist will be able to:
1) Understand key clinical characteristics of skin cancer.
2) Discuss the relevant risk factors for each of the skin cancer subtypes.
3) Explore some useful tips in approaching mysterious lesions.
4) Discuss skin care prevention and sun safety.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Organics in the Physicians Office Presented by Patricia Scherven, LE, BA,  NCEA Certified

At the end of the webinar the SkinCare Specialist will be able to:
1) Describe the difference between organic versus in-organic.
2) Evaluate the ingredient’s safety factors,
3) Explore the future of organic ingredients in your practice.
4) Recognize the marketing challenges.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Combining Lasers and Esthetic Services Presented by Terri A. Wojak

At the end of the webinar the SkinCare Specialist will be able to:
1) Understand types of laser and light therapy treatments.
2) Formulate pre, intra and post care treatment plans.
3) Evaluate patient concerns.
4) Differentiate treatment plans based upon device and indication.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Patient Selection and Optimization of Outcomes of Cosmetic Procedures Presented by Loretta Ciraldo, MD, FAAD

At the conclusion of this webinar the skincare specialist will be able to:
1) Explain the types and patient results of injectable fillers.
2) Discuss current and future development in lasers.
3) Educate their patients about rejuvenation topical prescription formulations.
4) Recognize correct procedure and desired results of peels.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Federal And State Issues That Will Affect Your Laser Practice Presented by Gus Anibarro

At the conclusion of this webinar the skincare specialist will be able to:
1) Recognize federal and state regulations affecting their laser practice.
2) Apply the knowledge in order to maintain or become compliant.
3) Identify the state agency that protects the consumer.
4) Understand the importance of laser safety.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Cosmetic Chemistry for the SkinCare Specialist Presented by Ivana Velkovic, PhD

At the conclusion of this webinar the skincare specialist will be able to:
1) Describe the basics of cosmetic chemistry.
2) Discuss the importance of proper formulation.
3) Analyze product ingredients on a label.
4) Recognize formulations that use active ingredients.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

 What You Need to Know About Patient Confidentiality Presented by Paddy Deighan, MBA, JD, PhD

At the conclusion of this webinar the skin care specialist will be able to:
1) Identify HIPPA issues.
2) Implement updates and understand the expansion of HIPPA rules.
3) Apply HIPPA in various situations.
4) Distinguish non-medical treatments and HIPPA applicability

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Update on Acne Presented by James Fulton MD, Ph.D.

At the conclusion of this webinar the skin care specialist will be able to:
1) Understand the pathogenesis of acne.
2) Apply treatment decisions based on the grade of acne.
3) Employ boosters as needed to continue the patient’s progress.
4) Recognize appropriate light and laser therapies.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Botanicals in Dermatology: Understanding Herbal Medicine in Skin Care Presented by Emily Fritchey

At the conclusion of this webinar the skincare specialist will be able to:
1) Understand inflammation and the pH connection: Environmental causes and nutritional solutions.
2) Identify safe and effective botanical solutions for common skin disorders.
3) Understand the actions and pharmacology of herbal extracts and their clinical applications.
4) Understand herbal medicine and its application in skin care and wound healing.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Let the Light Shine On! Entering the Light Therapy Market Presented by Kate Riley

At the conclusion of this webinar the skincare specialist will be able to:
1) Summarize basic phototherapy theory.
2) Discuss the differences in light-based modalities.
3) Compare Laser, Intense Pulsed Light (IPL), and Light Emitting Diodes (LED)
4) Evaluate if phototherapy can work in their practice.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Simple Steps to a Booming Business Presented by Richard Linder, MBA

At the conclusion of this webinar the skincare specialist will be able to:
1) Identify the most effective low-cost investments for successful business building.
2) Recognize the importance of relationship building with patients.
3) Plan on outside networking opportunities.
4) Access effective continuing education to build experience and trust.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

Skin Management Programs Using Advanced Technologies Presented by Alexandra J. Zani

At the conclusion of this webinar the skincare specialist will be able to:
1) Describe the physics of micro current and light based technology.
2) Understand the biological effects of light therapy and micro current in the skin.
3) Explore how these new technologies can make a difference in skin conditions.
4) Demonstrate how to build a new model for skin condition management programs.

 

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

From Innate Immunity to Smart Peptides Presented by Timothy Falla PhD

At the conclusion of this webinar the skincare specialist will be able to:
1) Understand the essential role peptides play in healthy skin.
2) Compare the wide range of processes that can be affected by peptides in dermatology.
3) Analyze the science behind the array of peptides.
4) Recognize innovative new molecules used in skincare, OTC and Rx products.

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95

What You Need to Know Before Adding Permanent Cosmetics to your Practice Presented by Marie Piantino

At the conclusion of this webinar the skin care specialist will be able to:
1) Identify regulations that may affect your practice of permanent cosmetics.
2) Compare devices and pigments used for the procedure.
3) Understand the importance of training and safety standards.
4) Evaluate the use of marketing materials to your patients

 

To order this CE webinar :
(Once purchased, the Webinar link will only be valid for 24 hours)

SDSS Member Fee: Free

Non-member Fee: $19.95


CE Webinars from NETT - For more information on these webinars click here

How Can I Teach Medical Esthetics? I've Never Worked in a Medical Setting!
Presented by Susanne S. Warfield

Advanced Chemistry–What You Need to Know to Teach It
Presented by Judy Culp

Motivating the Student–It Starts with the Teacher
Presented by Traci Daly

Unknown Risk, Unseen Liability – The Importance of Infection Control
Presented by Leslie Roste, RN

Raising Continuing Education Standards for Your Students
Presented by Gayle Praechtl

Oncology Esthetics – Do No Harm
Presented by Morag Currin

How to be Charismatic
Presented by Mona Green

Retail – A Tool for Increasing School Profitability and Students’ Business Skills
Presented by Teddy Lester

Hormonally Induced Skin Conditions
Presented by Brenda Linday

Cell Journey to the Top – A Biological Adventure
Presented by Alexandra Zani 

5 Things You Need to Know before Bringing Lasers into Your School
Presented by Susanne S. Warfield

“Income Potential” – What Does this Mean to Your Students?
Presented by Ken Cassidy

Evaluation – The Key to a Better School and Happy Students
Presented by Anastasia Usova 

Preparing Yourself To Teach Advanced Classes
Presented by Judy Culp

Updating Your Curriculum to Reflect the Needs of Estheticians in their Job Tasks
Presented by Sherry D. Davis, M.Ed

Cosmeceutical Connoisseur 101: Educating the Students on Cosmeceuticals
Presented by Mary Mills Kennedy

The Esthetician’s Role In A Medical Office
Presented by Terri Wojak

Hyperpigmentation and Ethnic Skin
Presented by Anji Woods

Spanning the Learning Spectrum
Presented by Michelle D'Allaird 

How to Teach Your Students About Aromatherapy
Presented by Crystal Baldwin

Seven Highly Effective Habits for the Adult Learner in a Vocational Setting
Presented by Melinda McHenry

Manual Lymphatic Massage – a Must-Have Component of Facial Procedure Education
Presented by Natalia Doran


CE Online Training from Jumozy/Aesthetic VideoSource
Exp. 7/2019
MICRODERMABRASION: CRYSTAL-FREE TECHNIQUES (video & online test) Click here
This educational activity has been approved for 5.0 CEs.
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After completion of this online course, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Describe the difference between crystal and crystal-free microdermabrasion.
2. Recognize precautions and contraindications of treatment.
3. Evaluate client through consultation and skin analysis.
4. Demonstrate competency of course materials.

FACIAL EQUIPMENT TECHNIQUES
This educational activity has been approved for 5.0 CEs.(video & online test) Click here
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After completion of this online course, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Demonstrate the use of each function on an 8 in 1 machine.
2. Complete an entire facial using the functions on an 8 in 1 machine.
3. Evaluate a client through consultation and skin analysis.
4. Demonstrate competency of course material.

MEN’S FACIAL TECHNIQUES
This educational activity has been approved for 4.0 CEs. (video & online test)Click here
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After completion of this online course, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Demonstrate how to operate a magnifying lamp, wood’s lamp, skin scope, vapor machine,
     desincrustation equipment, Lucas spray, CO2 spray, and galvanic and high frequency machines.
2. Demonstrate an entire facial tailored for men.
3. Evaluate a client through consultation and skin analysis.
4. Demonstrate competency of course material.

FACIAL TECHNIQUES FOR TREATING ACNE
This educational activity has been approved for 3.0 CEs. (video & online test)Click here
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After completion of this online course, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Demonstrate how to operate a magnifying lamp, Wood’s lamp, skin scope, vapor machine, desincrustation equipment,
    suctioning/vacuuming equipment, Lucas spray, indirect high frequency equipment, CO2 spray, and galvanic and high frequency machines.
2. Demonstrate an entire facial tailored for treating acne on the face.
3. Evaluate a client through consultation and skin analysis.
4. Demonstrate competency of course material.

EUROPEAN FACIALS PART 1
This educational activity has been approved for 3.0 CEs.(video & online test) Click here
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After completion of this online course, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Describe the difference between a basic facial and a European facial.
2. Complete a thorough client consultation and skin analysis.
3. Complete the room set up with the proper tools and products.
4. Demonstrate competency of course material.

EUROPEAN FACIALS PART 2
This educational activity has been approved for 3.0 CEs.(video & online test) Click here
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After completion of this online course, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Demonstrate how to do extractions with an extractor and by hand.
2. Complete a desincrustation procedure.
3. Complete a detailed relaxing massage and a product-penetrating massage.
4. Demonstrate competency of course material.

EUROPEAN FACIALS PART 3
This educational activity has been approved for 2.0 CEs.(video & online test) Click here
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After completion of this online course, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Demonstrate how to perform a scalp massage.
2. Complete a hand and arm treatment and a foot and lower leg treatment.
3. Describe how to do a post-treatment consultation.
4. Demonstrate competency of course material.

ADVANCED CHEMICAL PEELS: ALPHA HYDROXY PEELS
This educational activity has been approved for 2.0 CEs.(video & online test) Click here
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After completion of this online course, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Demonstrate complete protocols on how to apply and remove Lactic Acid and Glycolic Acid chemical peels.
2. Identify the 6 Fitzpatrick types and 4 Glogau classifications.
3. Explain the benefits and contraindications of alpha hydroxy peels.
4. Demonstrate competency of course material.

ADVANCED CHEMICAL PEELS: BETA HYDROXY PEELS
This educational activity has been approved for 2.0 CEs(video & online test). Click here
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After completion of this online course, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Demonstrate complete protocols on how to apply and remove Salicylic and Jessner’s peels.
2. Identify the 6 Fitzpatrick types and 4 Glogau classifications used in the skin analysis.
3. Explain the benefits and contraindications of beta hydroxy peels.
4. Demonstrate competency of course material.

ADVANCED CHEMICAL PEELS: MICRODERMABRASION PEELS
This educational activity has been approved for 2.0 CEs.(video & online test) Click here
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After completion of this online course, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Demonstrate complete protocols on how to apply, neutralize and remove Salicylic and Lactic peels in conjunction with microdermabrasion.
2. Identify the 6 Fitzpatrick types and 4 Glogau classifications used in the skin analysis.
3. Explain the benefits and contraindications of microdermabrasion peels.
4. Demonstrate competency of course material.

ADVANCED CHEMICAL PEELS: MEDICAL GRADE PEELS
This educational activity has been approved for 2.0 CEs.(video & online test) Click here
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After completion of this online course, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Demonstrate complete protocols on how to apply, neutralize and remove medical grade Glycolic and TCA peels.
2. Identify the 6 Fitzpatrick types and 4 Glogau classifications used in the skin analysis.
3. Explain the benefits and contraindications of microdermabrasion combined with chemical peels.
4. Demonstrate competency of course material.

ANTI-AGING TREATMENT FOR COMBINATION SKIN
This educational activity has been approved for 2.0 CEs.(video & online test) Click here
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After completion of this online course, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Demonstrate a complete protocol for a professional facial for combination skin using skin care equipment.
2. Demonstrate how to use a skin scope, crystal-free microdermabrasion machine, ultrasonic skin spatula and an autoclave.
3. Demonstrate how to apply, neutralize and remove a Lactic Acid chemical peel.
4. Demonstrate competency of course material.

ANTI-AGING TREATMENT FOR DRY SKIN
This educational activity has been approved for 2.0 CEs.(video & online test) Click here
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After completion of this online course, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Explain how to prevent and treat dry skin using professional skin care techniques.
2. Demonstrate how to apply, neutralize and remove a Lactic Acid peel and how to use an IPL machine.
3. Demonstrate three different protocols on how to use an ultrasonic spatula for skin cleansing, product penetration, and wrinkle reduction treatments.
4. Demonstrate competency of course material

ANTI-AGING TREATMENT FOR OILY SKIN
This educational activity has been approved for 2.0 CEs.(video & online test) Click here
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After completion of this online course, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Describe a complete protocol for a professional facial for oily skin using a combination of skin care equipment including a skin scope, crystal microdermabrasion machine, and an ultrasonic skin spatula.
2. Demonstrate how to apply and remove a Salicylic Acid peel and a Retinol peel.
3. Demonstrate a crystal microdermabrasion treatment and an ultrasonic micromassage treatment with a skin spatula
4. Demonstrate competency of course material.


 

CE Articles from the NCEA     *Note: If using same topic for Recertification, you cannot use these CEs below.

ALTERNATIVE THERAPIES - Click here - (Download article & test)
This educational activity has been approved for 2.0 CEs. Exp. 7/1/2018
After completing this interactive alternative therapies the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Evaluate the role that alternative therapies play in overall well-being.
2. Describe and identify types of alternative therapies.
3. Understand the value of ayurvedic facial treatments and ingredients.
4. Summarize the different chakras and their associated element and color.

ESTHETIC TECHNOLOGIES: RF/Ultrasound/Microcurrent - Click here – (Download article & test)
This educational activity has been approved for 4.0 CEs.  Exp. 1/1/2019
After completing this interactive medical esthetics the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Evaluate the role of RF vs Lasers and their applications.
2. Describe RF/Ultrasound/Microcurrent procedures for cosmetic and medical indications.
3. Understand scope of practice and required knowledge to use these devices.
4. Summarize the indications/contraindications of applying these technologies.

MEDICAL ESTHETICS - Click here - (Download article & test)
This educational activity has been approved for 3.0 CEs. Exp. 7/1/2018
After completing this interactive medical esthetics the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Evaluate the role of the esthetician in medical esthetics and formulate a job description.
2. Describe medical esthetic procedures for cosmetic and medical indications.
3. Understand scope of practice and increased responsiblities in a medical setting.
4. Summarize the differences of working in a spa vs. a medical esthetics practice.

LASER & LIGHT THERAPY - Click here - (Download article & test)
This educational activity has been approved for 4.0 CEs. Exp. 7/1/2018
After completing this interactive medical esthetics the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Evaluate the role of the esthetician pre and post-procedures.
2. Describe laser & light therapy treatments for cosmetic and medical indications.
3. Understand scope of practice and increased safety responsibilities when performing laser & light therapy procedures.
4. Summarize the history and physics of laser and light therapy.