Acids are widely used in professional skincare, but some confusion still exists regarding which acids and exactly how they affect the physiology of the skin. This comprehensive seminar will address the relationship between pH and the strength of peeling acids. Understanding the concepts behind percentages, buffering and PK values will take your results to the next level. Dive into the benefits and drawbacks of lactic, glycolic, salicylic, and mandelic acids and the physiological responses to their application. This class is a must for all professionals, from beginner estheticians to seasoned professionals.
Mona Green is a licensed esthetician and esthetics instructor and has received certification in medical esthetics from Corpus Christi Medical Aesthetics. Over the last 15 years she has worked as a medical esthetician, esthetics instructor, CMM instructor, and free-lance writer on esthetics. She currently is an educator for Circadia Advanced Professional Skin Care Products.
Sunday, 9:00 am/ Hall M, 2 CE Hours- Esthetics, Cosmetology (S900-M)