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Teens and Skin Care: Creating Great Habits for Life Teens and Skin Care: Creating Great Habits for Life

August 22, 2016

One of my favorite parts about being an esthetician is being able to help busy women learn important skin care habits that they can pass on to their children.  Just  in time for back to school, in this article, originally printed in Dermascope Magazine, I share how you can help Moms and their teens create great skin care habits that will benefit them all their life. The first thing that usually comes... Read more →

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Teens and Skin Care: Creating Great Habits for Life

August 22, 2016

One of my favorite parts about being an esthetician is being able to help busy women learn important skin care habits that they can pass on to their children. ... Read more →


How to Perform Proper Extractions

August 16, 2016

Acne, as you know, is one of the most common skin concerns for clients. Approximately 80% of people experience acne at some point in their lives, whether it is teenage... Read more →


Spa Treatments for Sun Damage, Puffy Eyes and Clogged Pores | Spa Treatments for Summer

August 9, 2016

It’s August! Are clients coming in with sun-damaged skin, puffy eyes or complaining of clogged pores? In this video I share express spa treatments that you can... Read more →


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Spa Treatments for Sun Damage, Puffy Eyes and Clogged Pores | Spa Treatments for Summer

August 9, 2016

It’s August! Are clients coming in with sun-damaged skin, puffy eyes or complaining of clogged pores? In this video I share express spa treatments that you can offer while a client is receiving a haircut,... Read more →


Press & Media

A Bikini Wax With a Soothing Twist: the NEW! Repêchage French Style Bikini Wax A Bikini Wax With a Soothing Twist: the NEW! Repêchage French Style Bikini Wax

August 3, 2016

“Vagina massages”, “vajacials”, and” bedazzling your vulva” – these treatments have been in the news of late.  But, while these treatments sound interesting and claim to get rid of acne and ingrown hair in this delicate area, they do have their down-side.  Women often had to wait as much as 14 days after a bikini or Brazilian wax, and some found the treatments a bit too up close and personal.   No more!  Borrowing from the most effective facial treatments available,   Repêchage CEO and Founder Lydia Sarfati has created the Repêchage French Style Bikini Wax, an entirely... Read more →


Repêchage CEO and Founder Lydia Sarfati Hosts the 2016 Repêchage 3-Day Master Class Repêchage CEO and Founder Lydia Sarfati Hosts the 2016 Repêchage 3-Day Master Class

July 15, 2016

(Repêchage Master Class graduates with Repêchage CEO and Founder Lydia Sarfati)  (Lydia Sarfati teaching at her annual 3-day Master Class at the Lydia Sarfati Post Graduate Skin Care Academy) July 11-13, Secaucus, NJ – Estheticians from around the United States traveled to Secaucus, NJ to learn from the master of esthetics herself – Repêchage CEO and Founder, Lydia Sarfati! Seasoned estheticians, students and spa owners mastered the tools they need to achieve skin care excellence and spa success, and were introduced to the new Repêchage FUSION Express Bar and Spa Masks professional... Read more →


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Success Stories

Success Story: Dr. Samuel Shatkin Jr. and Aesthetic Associate Centre & Trés Auraé Spa Success Story: Dr. Samuel Shatkin Jr. and Aesthetic Associate Centre & Trés Auraé Spa

March 14, 2016

 Grand opening event of Trés Auraé Spa with Dr. Samuel Shatkin and Joni Shatkin Dr. Samuel Shatkin Jr. is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is the recipient of the 2009, 2010, 2013 and 2014 “Top Surgeons in America” Award from the Consumers Research Council. Dr. Shatkin’s practice, the Aesthetic Associates Centre, serves the Buffalo, NY area providing plastic surgery and advanced skin care. His second practice is at Trés Auraé Spa at the Wyndham Garden Hotel in Williamsville, NY.  Trés Auraé Spa offers an array of services, including an express facial... Read more →


Success Story: Kerry Goberdhan of KÓR Salon & Spa Success Story: Kerry Goberdhan of KÓR Salon & Spa

July 8, 2015

(From left to right: Lauren Streeter, Repechage Global Education Leader, Kerry Goberdhan, Owner of KÓR Salon & Spa, and myself) Last week I visited Trinidad and Tobago for the official launch of Repêchage Hydra 4® Red-Out™ Facial and products. During my time there, I had a chance to visit KÓR Salon & Spa. Owner Kerry Goberdhan, known as “Hair Guru Kerry” by those who follow his articles featured in professional magazines, runs one of the top-performing salons in Trinidad. Kerry & KÓR have been partners with Repêchage for several years, but I was amazed to see how invested... Read more →


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Business Tips

Teens and Skin Care: Creating Great Habits for Life Teens and Skin Care: Creating Great Habits for Life

August 22, 2016

One of my favorite parts about being an esthetician is being able to help busy women learn important skin care habits that they can pass on to their children.  Just  in time for back to school, in this article, originally printed in Dermascope Magazine, I share how you can help Moms and their teens create great skin care habits that will benefit them all their life. The first thing that usually comes to mind when thinking about teenage skin care is acne treatments. A teenager, or even tween, will usually make their first visit to a spa in a state of desperation, no longer able to self-manage... Read more →


#AskLydia – Join Me on Facebook LIVE on Mon. 8/8 at 3PM EST! #AskLydia – Join Me on Facebook LIVE on Mon. 8/8 at 3PM EST!

August 2, 2016

Hello darlings, Hope you are all having a wonderful summer!  The past few weeks have been quite busy for me. I hosted my annual Master Class July 11-13, and then ventured off for a 2 week travel to Europe with my family. I had the most marvelous time, but now I am ready to get back into the swing of things by first doing a Facebook LIVE on Monday 8/8 at 3pm EST on the Repêchage Facebook page! During this chat I’ll be happy to answer any questions you have relating to skincare, beauty, or salon/spa business. Visit here to get a reminder about the event so you don’t miss it! I can’t wait... Read more →


Men and Waxing: No More Fear Factor! Men and Waxing: No More Fear Factor!

July 25, 2016

Many men now are seeking out spa services to complete their overall look, including brow, ear, nose and body waxing. Your spa or salon is missing out on a key profit maker if you are not providing essential male waxing services such as these on a regular basis. When it comes to attracting more clients and keeping existing male clients loyal to your business there are some factors to consider: how to show them that men’s waxing doesn’t have to be a slow, torturous process but can actually be relaxing and enjoyable, how to promote your waxing services specifically to men, and what retail... Read more →


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