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MEMBER SPA’tlight – O2 Spa

MEMBER SPA’tlight 02 Spa Owner: Rick Verrico 208 Federal Street Pittsburgh, PA 15212 412.251.5868 02 Spa offers massage and oxygenated hydro-therapy treatments for a complete package of health and wellness when combined together. The oxygenated … Continue reading MEMBER SPA’tlight – O2 Spa

Hurricanes and Skin Health by Greg Maguire, Ph.D.

The number of worldwide weather-related disasters has increased over the last 20 years1. As climate change increases the frequency and severity of weather events in the coming years, the impact of floods and storms on … Continue reading Hurricanes and Skin Health by Greg Maguire, Ph.D.

Summertime Acne Myths by Eli Jones

Summertime fun and everyone wants to look their best in preparation for beach vacations, outdoor activities with family, and leisure time with friends. It’s for this reason that some may look too common myths to … Continue reading Summertime Acne Myths by Eli Jones

THE HIPPOCRATIC TEMPERAMENTS by Michelle Bardwell

“Know thyself.” These infamous words spoken by Greek physician, Hippocrates, are just as relevant today as they were 2,000 years ago. Simple yet profound, this statement speaks of self-awareness, which is the best way to … Continue reading THE HIPPOCRATIC TEMPERAMENTS by Michelle Bardwell

VIDEO: Teen Makeup Application

NASNPRO is excited to bring you a teen video series to help you address the unique concerns of teenagers starting with a simple makeup application that can be done in your spa or salon as … Continue reading VIDEO: Teen Makeup Application

GiGi Brow Bar Giveaway

Follow @nasnpro on Instagram Follow @gigispa on Instagram Tag a Friend on the Giveaway Post WHAT WILL YOU WIN? GIGI BROW BAR GiGi is perfecting the art of bold brows by teaming up with Ardell … Continue reading GiGi Brow Bar Giveaway

VIDEO: Mindful Movement & Pranayama with Dru Coleman

Taking just 10 minutes out of your day to connect to your breath and re-center your mind and body has profound benefits on your cognitive and physical function. In yogic tradition, Pranayama (controlled breathing practice) … Continue reading VIDEO: Mindful Movement & Pranayama with Dru Coleman

Get Lucky with NASNPRO…

You must be a NASNPRO member in order to participate. If you have not registered do it now to unlock savings and rewards! Get Lucky with NASNPRO this March Submit a short video filmed on … Continue reading Get Lucky with NASNPRO…

Intimate Lightening with Enrique Ramirez

It is very common for the vaginal and anal skin to become discolored in both men and women. Many people are embarrassed about this topic do not want to discuss options with their clients. NASNPRO … Continue reading Intimate Lightening with Enrique Ramirez

Peptides By Linda Nelson

MEET LINDA NELSON AT A NASNPRO EVENT, Sunday February 25, 2018 in Glendale, Arizona. Register Now: nasnpro.com/event Peptides are messengers of skin restructuration and repair so can address concerns associated with aging damaged skin. As … Continue reading Peptides By Linda Nelson

Soak, Sip & Mask By Denise R Fuller

Add a little clay to your Self-Care Day! French Green Clay is one of the most remarkable clays in the world. Luxury spas offer body wraps with this clay. Health practitioners encourage drinking clay. Estheticians … Continue reading Soak, Sip & Mask By Denise R Fuller

My Instagram Love Affair By Barry Eichner

It’s by far one of the hottest social media platforms! It’s also my personal favorite! I guess it’s because I’m a photographer. Honestly, I just love using Instagram to tell my story or the story … Continue reading My Instagram Love Affair By Barry Eichner

FLORIDA NASNPRO 2018

Download the Slides from each presentation by visiting the Sponsor Portal To Success FOUND HERE Thank you to everyone who showed up for the 2018 NASNPRO educational event in Boynton Beach, Florida on Sunday, January … Continue reading FLORIDA NASNPRO 2018

Realities of Retail Esthetics by Eli Jones

At the beginning of a new course, it’s common for instructors to tell students of the vast opportunities an esthetics career presents to the ambitious graduate. This all-encompassing career choice rests in both academic and … Continue reading Realities of Retail Esthetics by Eli Jones

Sustainability in the work place By Kim Ortloff

  One of the greatest joys in life is making people feel better.  This includes sharing the gift of health and wellness on many levels, through exercise, diet, flexibility, massage therapy, skin care, and most … Continue reading Sustainability in the work place By Kim Ortloff

The Source of Hope – #GivingTuesday

For over a decade the National Aesthetic Spa Network (NASNPRO) has given, in many forms, to numerous charities but none have quite touched our heart as the philanthropic group, The Source of Hope. We were … Continue reading The Source of Hope – #GivingTuesday

Create More Client Loyalty by Pam Stellema

What spa owner doesn’t crave more loyal clients who will visit regularly, spend well and refer others to their business? Today, clients have so many different options when it comes to getting skincare and spa … Continue reading Create More Client Loyalty by Pam Stellema

A Life Changing Practice by Stephani Jungers

The journey to a happier, healthier you can begin anytime, at any place. Many think of yoga and assume that its not for them. Yogis are often thought of as extremely flexible people holding impossible … Continue reading A Life Changing Practice by Stephani Jungers

The Road Less Traveled by Sandra Emmanouilides

Globally, spas have integrated ancient healing modalities into their menus for decades. In mainstream aesthetics in the United States, however, the ancient arts have taken more of a supporting role in the treatment room until … Continue reading The Road Less Traveled by Sandra Emmanouilides

Trends in Health by Dasha Saian

Being an esthetician, and a certified nutrition and wellness consultant for almost a decade, I have an immense passion for health and beauty, and an insatiable hunger for knowledge.  I have always been a dedicated … Continue reading Trends in Health by Dasha Saian

Intimate Bleaching for Men By Monica Grajales

Men are a growing market segment in our industry. Yet, many aestheticians feel uncomfortable providing services for male clients.  As a result, the male market is underserved. For this reason, major industry publications publish articles … Continue reading Intimate Bleaching for Men By Monica Grajales

Seasonal Skin Care By Denise Kemp

Depending on which part of the country you’ll be in this summer, there are different challenges when trying to stay healthy and hydrated, while maintaining that beautiful glow. With warm breezes, hot, humid days, and … Continue reading Seasonal Skin Care By Denise Kemp

October Members Only Benefits

NASNPRO Members-Only Office Depot October specials are here! Register for online ordering to save up to 80% off additional kitchen, breakroom and office products. Get your Office Depot/OfficeMax Store Discount Card Did you know you … Continue reading October Members Only Benefits

Sunscreen on a Cloudy Day by Linda Nelson

UV radiation from the sun comes directly through the clouds, the odds of being sunburned are slight, the UVB rays are short and will not have a direct affect on the skin. However, the UVA … Continue reading Sunscreen on a Cloudy Day by Linda Nelson

Indian Head Massage By Goldie Bonnell

  Massaging the head has been a vital part in Indian life and Culture. This service can be traced back to the earliest texts about 4000 years ago, based on the Ayurvedic healing system. This … Continue reading Indian Head Massage By Goldie Bonnell

HOW HORMONES EFFECT THE SKIN BY LINDA GULLA

Hormones are chemicals secreted by cells or glands, which act as messengers that are sent out from one part of the body to signal cells in other parts of the body. Hormones control and regulate the body’s internal environment by regulating … Continue reading HOW HORMONES EFFECT THE SKIN BY LINDA GULLA

Shades of Success By Donna Dodier

Success. Definition a: degree or measure of succeeding. b: favorable or desired outcome; also : the attainment of wealth, favor, or eminence. c: one that succeeds ….. Success can have a multitude of meanings for … Continue reading Shades of Success By Donna Dodier

Treating the Décolleté By Danné Montague-King

Nothing is more beautiful than creamy shoulders segueing into smooth and lovely décolleté topping off a strapless evening gown. This was once the very Hallmark of Gibson Girl beauty in Edwardian times when the showing … Continue reading Treating the Décolleté By Danné Montague-King

Fair Warning By Janet McCormick

  The dream of 75% of beauty professionals is to own their salon. But when they meet that goal, the one part they hate is firing an employee, no matter the cause. But it is … Continue reading Fair Warning By Janet McCormick

NASNPRO Elevated Education comes to Texas October 2

The National Aesthetic Spa Network cordially invites you to attend the upcoming Elevated Educational Event at NOAH’S Event Venue. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW Below you will find more information about NASNPRO and our upcoming … Continue reading NASNPRO Elevated Education comes to Texas October 2

Does Online Reputation Management Really Matter?

This is a question I actually hear quite a bit, especially when I’m presenting at business events. The short answer is: “Not really… unless you care about getting customers or keeping the ones you have.” … Continue reading Does Online Reputation Management Really Matter?