February 12, 2024 professional facial products for estheticians

Top 7 Hydrating Picks for your Facial Back Bar

These hydrating professional back bar products are in my personal back bar product mix. I grab these when I have skin that is needing hydration. Some may need all of them and this depends if the skin is thick, has occasional breakouts, red, irritated, dry or sensitive. I always keep notes on what is used and as I get to know their skin we perfect the combination.

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January 23, 2024 wholesale skincare for estheticians

Selecting the right moisturizer for your client.

How can you tailor to your customers when it comes to selecting the right moisturizer for your retail line? Here are a few things to consider; demographics, climate, and skin types. These are all important factors when selecting the appropriate skincare for your business. Lets determine which moisturizing products will work best for your skincare […]

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December 8, 2023 fitzpatrick scale for estheticians

Understanding the Fitzpatrick Scale

Harvard dermatologist Thomas Fitzpatrick. M.D., Ph.D., first developed the Fitzpatrick scale in 1975 to gauge how skin of different colors reacted to UV light exposure. This model is used to evaluate a clients propensity to post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation (PIH). The melanin content should warn the service provider that any surface inflammation can trigger hyperpigmentation.

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December 7, 2023 how to bring clients back to your spa

5 ways to bring clients back to your spa

The spa business is expected to continue to grow.  People are interested in looking and feeling good.  Even with a lot of the world working at home, people want to look good for their online meetings.

There is a lot of competition and paying attention to the small details can keep clients coming.  How a client feels when they are with you is very important.

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December 6, 2023 how to use a facial steamer for estheticians

Steamers and the Facial.

I have been in the treatment room for about 26+ years.  It has been a love hate relationship with my steamer.  At times I have avoided it and others used it all the time.   Most of my clients have loved when we use steam and every once in a while there is someone that doesn’t like it.  But, I do notice when I use the steam helps to soften that top layer of dead skin and helps me do my job.

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December 5, 2023 professional skin care products for licensed estheticians

Best Skincare Tips from Dermatologists

The skin is the largest organ of the body. The purpose of the largest organ is to protect us from harsh substances and bacteria while also regulating body temperature. How can we help give care to our skin and make sure we are healthy? Here are some of the best skincare tips from dermatologists you can follow! Share these skincare tips with your clients!

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October 9, 2023

Eco Friendly Skincare Packaging: Go Green

Finding packaging that is environmentally sustainable and visually appealing is easier today than before. More people are demanding this in the products they consume. This not only attracts consumers on a visual level but makes them feel better about using their products.  Companies are increasingly looking forward to embracing eco-friendly, sustainable packaging more than ever. Sustainable packaging materials allow you to protect the environment. Irrespective of where you live, it is vital to make your community greener and safer.

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September 24, 2023 facial protocol for sensitive skin clients

Modifying facial treatments for your sensitive skin clients

Many people that come in for facials will describe their skin as sensitive. When you really have someone that is what can you do to modify the facial treatment to make sure they do not react or become more red? Sensitive skin can arise from several factors internal like hereditary, food sensitivities or allergies, illnesses or medications. External factors include UV exposure, environmental conditions, frequent contact with water, solvents, chemicals.

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August 21, 2023 men's skincare

Men’s Skincare: A simple Routine

We realize that creating a men’s skincare line can be a pain point for many businesses. What packaging, style and products should you carry? Here are our top skincare recommendations for private labeling a men’s line.  Products for Men’s Skincare Facial Gel Cleanser:  This cleanser is designed for all skin types. It’s going to provide […]

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July 31, 2023 professional retinol for estheticians

Retinol Power

Retinol is suitable for all skin types, from sensitive, anti-aging to acne prone skin types.  Many retinols are fairly potent and take a little bit of time for the skin to get used to it. Frequency of use can be adjusted till the skin gets acclimated to the potency of this serum. Our Emerge night serum is a great serum for those who are used to using Retinols or people that are new to the ingredient Retinol. It is also a great one for sensitive skin types.

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May 21, 2023 professional facial protocol for estheticians skin smoothing combination therapy

Skin Smoothing Combination Therapy

Treatments that we love to combine in a facial are Dermaplaning, Microdermabrasion and the Skin Scrubber (Ultra Sonic). Combining different types of mechanical exfoliation with AHAs create a powerful duo to smooth skin. Dermaplaning, Ultrasonic exfoliation and Microdermabrasion can reveal younger, softer skin to the surface. Can soften bumpy un even skin and help minimize acne. During this type of procedure collagen production is stimulated. It is painless and a great way to reduce uneven skin. Skin serums will penetrate better after this procedure. When you talk to your client you can see what type of results they are looking for.

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February 23, 2023 hispanic owned private label skin care companies

Guide to our hydrators, moisturizers and oils

So many products to choose from for hydrating and moisturizing the skin. Picking the right one for your client can get overwhelming. At Aesthetic Back Bar we are going by category to make a quick and easy guide to help you select the facial treatment hydrator, moisturizer or oil you need. We have them listed out with descriptions and below we have them by category they fit in.

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February 2, 2023 facial mask

A guide to helping aestheticians choose the right facial mask for their client

Are you searching for a new professional mask for your spa treatments but not sure which one to choose? Here is a guide to help figure out which mask to incorporate into your facial. Let’s begin! Nourishing Glow Mask: Hydration, Hydration & More Hydrating Do you tend to have more dry and mature skin types coming in […]

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October 24, 2022 low moq private label skincare

Are you ready for Fall?

It’s the most important time of year for your business. Did you know the holiday season is when businesses make about 19% of their annual revenue?  By planning and getting organized we can finish strong this year.  Here is a quick list of items we can do to take full advantage of this crucial time of year.

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March 21, 2020 private label skincare

Getting your skincare online business going!

As I sit here and think about all the things I have been reading I think. “ This is really not the time to just sit and wait.” This is a very unsure time and I am hoping for it to be very temporary. But, we can’t fill ourselves with anxiety watching news all day. The first couple days of the Coronavirus new I found myself doing that.

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May 25, 2024 business assessment

Spa Business Assessment for Estheticians

Are you keeping up with your reports? Have you checked out those numbers? Keeping up with reports will allow you to see where you have gaps within your business assessment, while also giving you opportunities for growth. Take action and get into the habit of looking at your reporting for sales, services, and website visitors. What is your conversion rate? Overall, how many clients are coming back in and how is engagement with new clients? 

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