Navigation Links
Play the Winning Hand - Watching Your Fortunes Grow in Skin Care
Date:4/29/2009

Looking at Hot Topics in Skin Care at the 15th SPSSCS Annual Meeting

New York, NY (Vocus) April 29, 2009 -- The Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists (SPSSCS) celebrates its 15th Annual Meeting - Play the Winning Hand: Watching Your Fortunes Grow in Skin Care, to be held in Las Vegas, NV. The meeting offers educational seminars for nurses, aestheticians and other trained skin care specialists working in the offices of plastic surgeons certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery or the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Also featured are exhibits from companies providing the latest products and services for medically-supervised skin care.

"This year's educational program balances the science of corrective skin care, the safety standards that should be adhered to, and the medical-legal aspects involved in patient-care," says SPSSCS President-Elect and Program Chair Sandra Day, from Sarasota, FL. "As we all know, this is a challenging time in our economy. However, 'skin care' is not a frivolous expense. As corrective skin care specialists, we are promoting not only appearance, but the health of good skin as well."

One of the highlights from the Skin Care 2009 Meeting will be a breakout session titled Product Evaluations - A Comprehensive Method of How To Look Beyond The Hype. This is an interactive course designed to discuss the various range of home care product options available to the medical skin care specialist and systematic ways for evaluating them. The discussion will be led by Sandra Adams and Denise Byrnes, skin care specialists and former SPSSCS board members, who currently work for companies that develop and market skin care products.

"Good skin care is not determined by a product's package or price point," says Ms. Day. "Skin care specialists are not sales people. We want our patients to buy what is appropriate for their skin, products that will effectively address their concerns and goals. This session is about how to evaluate a skin care product based on the helpful and harmful ingredients in each product, and the effectiveness of their delivery method."

WHAT:    
Play the Winning Hand: Watching Your Fortunes Grow in Skin Care
Annual Meeting: Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists
(Note: SPSSCS meeting is prior to the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), Mandalay Bay Hotel & Convention Center, May 2 - 7)

WHERE:   
Mandalay Bay Hotel & Convention Center - Las Vegas, NV

WHEN:    
April 29 - May 2, 2009

FACTS ABOUT MEDICALLY-SUPERVISED SKIN CARE:

Medically-supervised skin care, administered by qualified staff, provides patients with safe, clinically-tested treatments that are proven effective.

Medically-supervised skin care offers patients expert guidance in selecting appropriate products for home use -- products with stronger, more effective ingredients than are available over-the-counter.

Medically-supervised skin care has become part of today's plastic surgery practice. Among members of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), 49%* employ a skin care specialist on staff. An additional 9%* of ASAPS members contract the services of an independent skin care specialist.


Breakout Session: Product Evaluations - A Comprehensive Method of How To Look Beyond The Hype
Friday, May 1, 2009, 1:30am-3:00pm

Presenters are available for interviews.

Please contact the ASAPS/SPSSCS communications staff.

*Source: The 500 member Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists (SPSSCS) is the only national skin care specialty organization aligned with a medical specialty, plastic surgery. The organization educates and provides clinical skills to skin care specialists who provide services to plastic surgical patients in the offices of board certified plastic surgeons. Our membership is comprised of both nurses and aestheticians. www.spsscs.org. Media contact: sue(at)surgery.org

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Skin_Care_Aestheticians/Plastic_Surgery/prweb2369444.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. Award-winning partnership proves Vocantas CallAssure effective tool for chronic disease management
2. New Partnerships Added to World Federation of Hemophilia Twinning Program
3. A Winning Strategy to Beat Spring Sporting Injuries
4. Dr. Therese Fitzpatrick to Present Award Winning Poster at AONE
5. Can Cancer Be Funny? Fran Drescher, Award-Winning Actress and U.S. Special Envoy for Womens Health Will Speak at the National Press Club on April 14
6. Graham Packagings Teamwork with Invitrogen Leads to an Award-Winning New Medical Container
7. John Wayne Cancer Institute Auxiliary Honors Award-Winning Actress Bonnie Hunt and Philanthropists Donna & Harvey Rosen at the 24th Annual Odyssey Ball
8. Not Ready for RAC? Award-Winning Document Management Suite Can Help Protect Your Bottom Line
9. Next Inning Technology Research Identifies Winning Option Writing Strategies on Undervalued Stocks
10. Olympic Gold Winning Supplement Lands in the US
11. Award Winning Photographer and Museum Founder to Donate Iconic Images In Support of the Innocence Project
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Play the Winning Hand - Watching Your Fortunes Grow in Skin Care 
(Date:12/6/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Just in time for the holiday season, the celebrated paleo ... for Honeyville’s new Organic Quinoa Flour product for sale at Costco stores throughout the ... , “I think it’s wonderful that a growing number of retailers such as ...
(Date:12/6/2016)... ... December 06, 2016 , ... ... SevenPoint2 released the much-anticipated HydroFX for Water®. This first-of-its-kind water-soluble powder supplement ... of the world’s most powerful antioxidants, molecular hydrogen, HydroFX for Water transforms ...
(Date:12/6/2016)... ... December 06, 2016 , ... ... of a powerful woman's story of sacrifice and enlightenment. , “Tatiana ... author, Carolyn Fryer. Always looking for creative outlets, Carolyn gravitated toward writing through ...
(Date:12/6/2016)... ... December 06, 2016 , ... The OSHA Training Center ... Education Center headquartered in Northern California, has announced the addition of a Public ... health training to public sector employees. , “The primary goal of the Public ...
(Date:12/5/2016)... ... 05, 2016 , ... What: Shriners Hospitals for Children, with the help of ... – using a video monitor and web-enabled camera. Santa visits with children through Dimension ... a Christmas Wonderland, which is where the video connection to the North Pole will ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/5/2016)... , Nov. 29, 2016 Several leading ... by Accera, Inc. at 11 a.m. EST ... International Conference on Clinical Trials for Alzheimer,s Disease (CTAD). ... metabolism in Alzheimer,s disease and therapeutic targets that address ... "Following the recent failure of another therapy targeting ...
(Date:12/5/2016)... DUBLIN , Dec 5, 2016 ... Blotting Market by Product (Instruments, Consumables), Application (Biomedical & Biochemical Research, ... Companies) - Global Forecasts to 2021" report to their offering. ... , , ... reach USD 730.7 Million in 2021 from USD 574.8 Million in ...
(Date:12/5/2016)... and PUNE, India , December 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... titled, "Surgical Sutures Market by Product Type and by Application - Global Opportunity ... for $3,360 million in 2015, and is expected to reach $5,255 million by ... segment dominated the market in 2015 with more than four-fifths share. ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: