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Explores Critical Skin Care, Healthy Aging Topics


What is Face & Body Northern California?

Face & Body Northern California is an annual conference and expo held exclusively for skin care, spa and wellness professionals. Held in San Jose, it’s an ideal event to discover the latest products, ingredients, treatments and skin science. In all, it’s three days blend advanced education, cutting-edge products and networking opportunities.

Class schedules, venue and hotel information, and other event information is continually updated online at and on the Face & Body Facebook page, Register at and mention in the referal box.

The exhibits focus on a total body rejuvenation approach to healthy living. Exhibitors include professionals who serve the spa and salon, healthy aging and wellness, cosmetic and personal care, and fitness and nutrition industries.

Conference Program
Each Face & Body® event strives to provide the highest quality education in the industry, which skin care professionals can immediately implement into their businesses. Choose from a variety of education options, including a Saturday day-long product-neutral Advanced Education Conference program, and free exhibitor-sponsored Supplier Classes, held Sunday and Monday.

Saturday Features

1. Keynote

Eva DeVirgilis, Award-winning Actress and Makeup Artist

Just like you, Eva DeVirgilis hears women constantly apologizing for their appearance. Laugh and cry with her as she brings these makeup chair conversations to life on stage in her keynote presentation, and leave inspired to encourage yourself and your clients to be confident, believe in your beauty and to stop apologizing.


2. Advanced Education


Walk away from the business track with the tools to improve your business practices and boost your bottom line.


Join the industry’s leading educators to learn how to incorporate new wellness practices and improve current offerings. Science Track: Learn about the latest in skin care ingredients and skin research to improve your fundamental skin knowledge and update your treatment efficacy.


Hands-on, interactive and robust education. Workshops will be offered in chemical/mechanical exfoliation treatments, makeup and contouring, and advanced modalities.


3. Networking Lunch

Enjoy lunch with your peers and a brief presentation by the lunch sponsor, PCA Skin. National Esthetic Teacher Training (NETT) educators are invited to join the Advanced Education Conference program to earn CEs or for relicensure. NEW This Year! The NCEA Commission on Accreditation has approved this educational program. All NETT and Advanced Education Conference attendees will receive complimentary on-site records verification.* The NCEA will also be offering a Certified Prep Class on Sunday, August 21. For more information click here.


History of the Conference
Face & Body was started in 1992 and is the only industry event that offers a forum to connect spa industry professionals with their colleagues who serve the healthy aging, wellness, personal care, fitness, cosmetic and nutrition industries. It is owned and operated by Allured Publishing Corporation, a leading media company serving the global cosmetic, salon, spa, fragrance and flavor marketplaces. The Expo is sponsored by industry leader Skin Inc. magazine, an Allured publication.

More Info
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