Lydia Sarfati Hosts the 2017 Repêchage 3-Day Master Class for Estheticians, Students, and Spa Owners

Repêchage Master Class 2017 graduates with Repêchage CEO and Founder Lydia Sarfati

December 5-8, 2017Secaucus, NJ – Following the 2017 Repêchage Power Lunch, a one-day spa business-building and networking event, estheticians joined Repêchage CEO/Founder, and Master Esthetician, Lydia Sarfati, for her annual esthetics Master Class.  In this 3 day advanced educational series, seasoned estheticians, students and spa owners mastered the tools they need to achieve skin care excellence and spa success through lecture and hands-on training at the Lydia Sarfati Post Graduate Skin Care Academy in Secaucus, NJ.

Sarfati lecturing to attendees at the 2017 Master Class

Attendees at the 2017 Master Class

“Master Class is an event that I look forward to each year. I consider it an honor and my professional responsibility to provide estheticians with the education and tools they need to achieve professional success.” – Lydia Sarfati, Repêchage CEO and Founder.

 Over the course of three days, attendees partook in lectures, demonstrations and hands-on training on a range of skin care knowledge and topics.

Attendee performing the new Repêchage Biolight™ Luminex Mask

Attendees experiencing the new Repêchage Biolight™ Luminex Mask

Day 1 of this year’s class included the presentation “Master the Power of Touch”. Sarfati provided a scientific overview of the Repêchage Four Layer Facial®, including how to enhance this classic treatment with exfoliation procedures, and add-ons such as the new Biolight™ Luminex Mask and Triple Action Peptide Mask. This day included a facial massage workshop, with education on the different massage techniques and modalities for different skin types, including Classic, Lymph and Shiatsu massage. Sarfati also demonstrated how attendees can turn a regular facial treatment into a full spa experience by adding on a cryotherapy seaweed leg treatment and anti-aging hand treatment. For the face, Sarfati began the treatment by applying the Repêchage Biolight™ Luminex Mask, the new cream peel mask, to provide gentle exfoliation. To hydrate and provide anti-aging benefits, the Repêchage Four Layer Facial® followed. During the facial, a cryotherapy seaweed leg treatment was performed, beginning with dry brush exfoliation, followed by application of frozen cubes of Repêchage Seaweed Bath and a massage with Vita Cura® Triple Action Nutri Oil. To top off the treatment, an anti-aging hand treatment was performed utilizing a massage with Repêchage Sea Spa Hand Cream.

Day 2 included “Maser Extractions – Clinical Facials” and “Demystifying Iontophoresis.” Sarfati provided hands-on demonstrations for the class, showing how Repêchage Back Bar products can be used to create professional customized treatments for all skin types, including normal, oily, problem, dry, sensitive, and aging skin. Sarfati also instructed how to perform  proper extraction techniques.  In “Demystifying Iontophoresis” Sarfati provided the history, basics, and how the process of iontophoresis works with the skin. Sarfati also explained how the elemental composition of seaweed makes it an ideal ingredient for Iontophoresis.

Attendee performing the Repêchage Four Layer Facial®

Attendee performing the Biolight™ Luminex Mask

Day 3 concluded with Sarfati’s presentation “Younger Looking Skin.” Sarfati shared the science behind the aging process, including what causes wrinkles, the science behind wrinkle formation, and the changes in the skin that happen at various stages in one’s life. Sarfati discussed skin care procedures that can be used to help treat the sings of aging, including chemical peels, fractional laser resurfacing, micro-needling, and dermal fillers. Sarfati also discussed natural alternatives that can be used to help fight the sings of aging, including the Repêchage Vita Cura® 5 Phase Firming Facial, Repêchage Biolight™ Miracle Facial for hyperpigmentation, and FUSION™ Express Bar and Spa Masks that promote healthy skin for all generations.

Repêchage will continue to offer education in 2018. For a list of upcoming academies, webinars, and tradeshow appearances, visit here.


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