UPCOMING TRAINING EVENTS

  1. ONCOLOGY ESTHETICS FOUNDATION TRAINING (OEFT) : CORINTH, TX

    August 27 @ 8:30 am - August 29 @ 5:00 pm
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29 03, 2013

Florida Cancer Specialists Launches Wellness Program

By | 2013-03-29T10:49:47+00:00 March 29th, 2013|Morag's desk|Comments Off on Florida Cancer Specialists Launches Wellness Program

Antionette (Toni) Muirhead - you rock!  What a wonderful opportunity to share all your knowledge and provide first class education for the Florida Cancer Specialists Wellness Program. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CIlmz2zQoQ4 For all those FL, USA massage therapists and estheticians - if you have the chance to attend Toni's trainings, do so. http://tonimuirhead.com/

28 03, 2013

Laser Hair Removal and Skin Rejuvenation – Law Suits Increasing…

By | 2013-03-28T20:22:58+00:00 March 28th, 2013|Morag's desk|Comments Off on Laser Hair Removal and Skin Rejuvenation – Law Suits Increasing…

This reinforces what I've been saying for years about poor quality training, or lack of training - the risks involved.  According to this article law suits are increasing for laser treatments. Staff working for physicians which include physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, aestheticians, and technicians were laser operators or supervisors in 20% of cases.  That [...]

11 03, 2013

Salon and Spa Tailors its Services for Cancer Patients

By | 2013-03-11T16:57:44+00:00 March 11th, 2013|Morag's desk|Comments Off on Salon and Spa Tailors its Services for Cancer Patients

Skin Deep owner Tracy Lacina said cancer patients often have physical necessities that require more personalized accommodations during salon visits.  Treating the physical side effects of chemotherapy and other cancer treatments, she added, is critical to a patient’s mental health. Iowa City Mercy Hospital Dr. Darwin Petersen, DO, FACS, said services like Tracy’s compliment the [...]

7 03, 2013

Apprenticeship Training with Tattooing?

By | 2013-03-07T14:01:52+00:00 March 7th, 2013|Training Events|2 Comments

Cosmetic tattooing, also known as micropigmentation or permanent makeup, is a technique in which tattooing is performed to create eyeliner, lip liner, and/or eyebrows on those who have lost them due to chemotherapy.  What spa therapist really has the compassion, the skill set to perform these services on a client who is undergoing cancer treatment? [...]

5 03, 2013

Oncology Esthetics® Training – Geneva, IL (USA)

By | 2013-03-05T13:22:29+00:00 March 5th, 2013|Training Events|1 Comment

Geneva, IL Oncology Esthetics® Training – US 695 May 5-7, 2013 (Sunday-Tuesday) 8am-5pm each day The Herrington Inn & Spa 15 South River Lane Geneva, IL 60134 Tel: (630) 208-7433 http://www.herringtoninn.com Accommodation: The Herrington Inn & Spa – ($139) – 15 South River Lane, Geneva, IL 60134 Tel: (630) 208-8920 Marriott Fairfield – ($109) - [...]

4 03, 2013

Complementary Therapies – Cancer Council Australia

By | 2013-03-04T15:36:46+00:00 March 4th, 2013|Morag's desk|Comments Off on Complementary Therapies – Cancer Council Australia

Cancer Council Australia have a new statement regarding complementary therapies for people undergoing cancer treatment. According to the Cancer Council, complementary therapies may be used together with conventional medical treatments to support and enhance the patients/clients quality of life and well-being. All complementary therapies do not aim to cure the person’s cancer - instead they [...]