Deedee Crossett, Building Your Business Series: Starting Your Business Success

October 15, 2018

If you’re interested in starting a business or are a new business owner; we totally get it, the skin care industry biz is exciting, it’s rewarding, but it’s also filled with its own unique challenges. Jumping in to the entrepreneur life is no easy journey; however, if you want to turn your idea into reality then it’s the perfect time for you to tune in to our LivingSkin podcast. In this episode we are joined by Deedee Crossett, Dean of San Francisco Institute of Esthetics and Cosmetology and the founder of Skin on Market, a thriving successful skin care business also in San Francisco. Deedee shares with us how she started in the industry and took inspiration from other entrepreneurs to build her amazing business and career. She gets real about day to day challenges, life experiences and the importance of harnessing support from your local community. If you are passionate about skin care, LOVE this industry and are willing to lean into the learning curve, then you don’t want to miss this podcast!

About Deedee Crossett:  With over 18 years’ experience in the skin care industry, Deedee Crossett is a true entrepreneur success story. As Dean of the San Francisco Institute of Esthetics & Cosmetology, Inc. and Founder of Skin on Market, Deedee brings a fresh perspective to owning a business and taking inspiration from everything and everyone.  Along with being a busy working mom, Deedee is a Skin Care therapist, Educator and Industry Speaker. She is also a Skin Inc. Magazine Advisory Member and monthly contributor, and a member of the American Association of Cosmetology Schools.


 Learn more about how the skin care industry is empowering women and girls around the world HERE!

Dr. Diana Howard, Scientifically Speaking: Radiant Skin with Rapid Reveal Peel

September 10, 2018

For decades peels have been a professional treatment of choice and now we are seeing more opportunities for consumers to keep up those amazing results at home. In this episode we are joined by Dr. Diana Howard who shares with us the science behind Dermalogica’s newest product Rapid Reveal Peel, and what happens to our skin as we age along with benefits of exfoliation. Rapid Reveal Peel is a professional-grade at home peel that powerfully resurfaces and brightens the skin and kick-starts cell renewal. During this podcast, we discuss how to reveal your most radiant skin with this weekly treatment and dive into ingredients such as Lactic Acid and Australian Caviar Lime just to name a few. Are you ready for some serious results? Then listen in to learn all about Rapid Reveal Peel and how our strongest retail exfoliant can enhance skin radiance and reduce fine lines.

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Dr. Diana Howard, Scientifically Speaking: Intro to Pro Power Peel

August 20, 2018

In this episode we are joined by Dr. Diana Howard to talk about Dermalogica's Pro Power Peel collection. Dr. Diana takes us on a scientific journey into the formulations behind the Pro Power Peel, and how it can address a wide range of skin concerns like breakout, hyperpigmentation and aging. These professional-only products enable skin therapists to tailor each professional peel treatment to a client's specific skin care needs.

This is our fastest and strongest peel yet, so this podcast is an overview of the inspiration behind it's development. As a skin therapist, be sure to schedule your professional education training at your local Dermalogica training center. In these workshops you will learn how to confidently create bespoke treatments, safely apply the product, understand pre and post treatment guidelines and so much more. 


Gina Marotta, Building Your Business Series: How to Repurpose, Reinvent and Reboot Your Business

August 6, 2018

This episode kicks off our NEW "Building Your Business Series"! These monthly episodes will provide you with advice on how to reconnect to your business and ways to implement impactful strategies to enhance your own personal and professional success!

Are you working in your genius zone? Are you looking for ways to stay focused in your business? In this episode we are joined by Gina Marotta, Career and Business Coach, who shares valuable tips of how to take your natural talent and passion for your career to another level. We talk all about how your purpose can find you-by simply taking inspired action.

We explore the benefits of having a mentor and ways to maximize your own personal genius. Learn how to elevate your ability to serve others by taking care of essential things; your body, heart and soul. Whether you are creating your vision, trying to stay on track or building your business to a new level, this podcast gives impactful strategies to repurpose, reinvent and reboot your career. Get to know Gina here!

Check out additional Dermalogica support for you and your business here! Dermalogica Professional .  Bringing even more award-winning education, innovative products, revolutionary services and business support right at your fingertips. 

Leala McInerney, Lifestyle Series: Let’s Talk About Acne Part 2

July 9, 2018

Acne is a complex skin issue with various triggers including diet, stress, hormones, medications and even the environment. With each person’s skin presenting its own unique set of challenges, this podcast is focused around the best solutions for personalized acne management. Leala McInerney joins us in this insightful episode and shares some details on acne treatments, product ingredients and modalities to target those pesky pimples. We even dive into the four contributing factors that cause blemishes to appear. Leala also shares some of her favorite ingredients and products to treat blackheads and keep breakouts at bay.

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Charmaine Cooper, Spot On! Understanding Hyperpigmentation Part 2

June 25, 2018

Hyperpigmentation is a common skin condition, however, it can be difficult to treat. In Part 2 of Understanding Pigmentation, Charmaine Cooper takes a deeper look into this skin concern; and we talk all about how a professional skin therapist can be of help towards the path of brighter more radiant skin. She also shares various treatments and ingredients along with advice on how you can navigate through the numerous products available on the market today.




Dr. Angela Murphy, Skin Science and Technology Series: Bio-Lumin C Serum

June 11, 2018

In today’s world, skin damage is a daily reality, so it’s time to fight back with Vitamin C! In this episode, Dr. Angela Murphy, explores Dermalogica’s latest product innovation, Bio-Lumin C Serum; and how it works with the skin’s own defenses for brighter, firmer, more radiant skin. She also shares what makes Vitamin C such a powerful ingredient, and gives some extra science behind what free radicals can actually do to your skin. Listen in as Dr. Angela explains how our ultra-stable Bio-Lumin C Serum was developed, the importance of its superior bioavailability and its unique Vitamin C complex. This high-performance serum truly represents a new generation of Vitamin C products!

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Dr. Diana Howard, Scientifically Speaking: A New Focus on Vitamin C

May 28, 2018

As one of the most potent antioxidants available, Vitamin C is a true skin care powerhouse! It’s scientifically proven to tackle each of the three biological processes that lead to premature aging. In this episode Dr. Diana Howard takes us on the journey of how topical application of Vitamin C affects the skin and how Dermalogica's revolutionary formula represents a new paradigm in Vitamin C efficacy. Join us as we discuss technology and research that is allowing us to harness the full power of Vitamin C. Dr. Diana also gives us a sneak peek into Dermalogica's new BioLumin-C Serum! A high-performance serum that works with the skin’s own defenses for brighter, firmer and more radiant skin.

Learn more about Bio-Lumin C Serum here



Dr. Mary Stevenson, Dermatology Spotlight: Skin Cancer Awareness

May 24, 2018

With over 5 million cases diagnosed in the United States each year, skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States. Since May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, we teamed up with NY-based dermatologic surgeon, Dr. Mary Stevenson, to talk all about prevention, detection and some key tips around safe sun practices. In this episode Dr. Stevenson shares important details about types of skin cancer and the process of Mohs micrographic surgery. She also discusses what to expect during a dermatologic skin examination and why there is no such thing as a “healthy tan.” Join us as we raise awareness through education of the dangers of unprotected UV exposure and encourage sun-safe habits everywhere.

What to do next:

  • Schedule your skin scan with a dermatologist
  • See your professional skin therapist
  • Select a broad spectrum SPF

Not sure what SPF right for you? Start here

About Dr. Mary Stevenson

Dr. Stevenson, is a dermatologic surgeon who specializes in Mohs Micrographic Surgery a treatment for skin cancer, as well as laser and cosmetic procedures. She is currently at the Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology NYU Langone Medical Center and is a Stewart J. Rahr Young Investigator. Her clinical research focuses on high risk skin cancers including squamous cell carcinoma. She was also awarded a Career Development Award in Dermatologic Surgery by the Dermatology Foundation for work on the “Identification of novel risk factors and biomarkers for poor outcomes in squamous cell carcinoma.”

Emma Hobson, Lifestyle Series: Healthy Skin with Dermal Layering

May 7, 2018

Often the best skin trends take a simple daily routine and then bring it to another level. In this episode, we are joined by Emma Hobson, Education Director, to discuss the benefits and the how-to's of layering your skin care products. Your skin loves layers and it actually functions better when you layer up on your favorite toners, serums and moisturizers. Not sure what product to apply first, last or in between? Listen in to this highly informative podcast about getting the most out of Dermalogica's dermal layering steps and how to achieve healthy, happy and hydrated skin!

Find your favorite layering product here! Targeted TreatmentsFace Oils and SerumsTonersMoisturizers

About Emma Hobson

Emma has been in the skin care industry for over 30 years with vast experience ranging from business owner, Spa Director and College Principal. She has worked in countries across Asia, Europe and the US, and has been with The International Dermal Institute and Dermalogica for 25 years.  Currently she leads the Dermalogica Education department for the Asia Pacific region, working out of Sydney, Australia. Emma is a true expert in dynamic business strategies as well as future trends of the professional skin care industry.