ASCP Podcasts

ASCP Esty Talk Podcast

Produced by Associated Skin Care Professionals (ASCP), ASCP Esty Talk and The Rogue Pharmacist is specifically created for estheticians. Where no topic is off limits, we share all kinds of great information on this podcast from ingredients and the science of the skin, to business, and beauty diversity.  We hope you come away having learned more about your career, the industry, and maybe even life in general!

Think of our show as a conversation between friends—not too structured, not too formal—sometimes very serious, but always genuine and authentic.

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Ep 43 - Black History Month (Pt 3)—Listen. Learn. Trust

Crystal Ochemba-Powell explains how to expand your knowledge to treat a wider range of diverse skin types and what all estheticians should keep in mind when treating clients of color. The art of listening is a big theme in this episode so lend your ear!

Ep 39 - Tech Talk on Body Contouring

Thanks to noninvasive body-contouring procedures, treating areas with stubborn fat and cellulite has become a breeze. In this episode, we are joined by Stan Kapica, president of CryoGeneration, to learn about two different types of body contouring technology.

Ep 37 - Recent Studies Show … SHOW Me the Receipts!

“Recent studies show” is a phrase we see often. But what happens when you dive a little deeper into these studies? Listen in as we investigate further and discover the surprising outcomes of demanding “show me the receipts!”

Ep 35 - Eyelash Extensions and the Glue That Binds Them

Have you ever wondered what lash extensions are made of, or how exactly they’re able to stick to real lashes? Ella Cressman chats with the owner of AW Lashes, Alexis Weisenburger, and explores everything lovely and lashy!

Ep 34 - Advancing Your Education During COVID-19

With so many changes in the industry due to COVID-19, it’s hard to know whether estheticians should take the time and the money to advance their education right now. Mary Nielsen explains why continuing your education is important for your career.

Ep 33 - An Insider Look at Esthetics Education in India

In this episode, we chat with Farida (LE) who shares how esthetics education in India compares to the United States, including the difference in client concerns, techniques, and certification. Don't miss what this skin care expert has to say!

Ep 31 - The Peptide Perspective (feat. Dr. Neal Kitchen)

Peptides can be found in many skin care products, promising everything from more youthful skin to longer lashes. In Volume 2 of "The Peptide Perspective", we discuss peptides with Dr. Neal Kitchen, COO and Chief Geneticist for HydroPeptide.

Ep 30 - The Peptide Perspective (feat. Susan Wade)

Peptides are an extremely broad subject. How do you sort through the hype to understand what each peptide does and if it will even be effective? In this episode, we talk with Susan Wade of Viktoria De’Ann to bring clarity and dispel misinformation.

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