2023 ASCP Spring Education Summit


2023 ASCP Spring Education Summit

Tuesday, May 9, 2023

9:00 am PDT | 10:00 am MDT | 11:00 am CDT | 12:00 pm EDT

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Schedule of Events:

10:00 a.m. Banish Pigment with Retinol 
presented by Dr. Ben Johnson, MD, founder and CEO, Osmosis Beauty 

10 minutes *time tbd
Celluma Light Therapy  

11:00 a.m. Melasma is More Than Skin Deep  
presented by Benjamin Knight Fuchs, RPh, founder and CEO, Truth Treatment Systems 

10 minutes *time tbd

12:00 p.m. Melanogenesis 
presented by Lisa VanBockern, founder and president, Skin Script Skin Care 

10 minutes *time tbd

1:00 p.m. Preventing & Treating Pigmentation Disorders 
presented by Michael Pugliese, CEO, Circadia Skincare 

10 minutes *time tbd
DMK Skincare 

Meet the presenters:

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Ben Johnson, MD., Founder of Osmosis Beauty

About the presenter: Ben Johnson, MD is a physician, inventor, and entrepreneur who has spent the last 25years dedicated to solving some of the world’s most challenging skin and health conditions. He holds multiple patents related to skincare and wellness because of his unparalleled research and philosophies pertaining to the skin-body connection. Dr. Johnson founded Osmosis Beauty with a revolutionary approach that is changing the direction of skin care away from excessive exfoliation and renewing the focus of dermal remodeling, barrier and DNA repair, and detoxification. He has found that the skin and body are capable of healing themselves with the proper tools and the removal of toxic influences.

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Benjamin Knight Fuchs, Founder of Truth Treatment Systems

About the presenter: Benjamin Knight Fuchs, RPh, is a registered pharmacist, nutritionist, and skin care chemist with 35 years of experience developing pharmacy-potent skin health products for estheticians, dermatologists, and plastic surgeons. Ben’s expert advice gives licensed estheticians the education and skin science to better support services performed in the treatment room. He also shares insights to enhance clients’ at-home skin care routines.

Lisa VanBockern, founder and president, Skin Script Skincare

About the presenter: Lisa VanBockern, founder of Skin Script Skin Care, discovered her passion for skin care after several years in conventional corporate America. At age 40, she became an esthetician and started working in a medical spa, fueled by her enthusiasm to learn more about the interaction of skin with ingredients, hormones, and nutrition. In 2006, Lisa worked with a chemist to design Skin Script, launching and marketing to licensed estheticians, spas, and salons.

Michael Pugliese, CEO, Circadia Skincare 

About the presenter: Michael Q. Pugliese, BS, LE, is an educator, writer, and CEO of Circadia by Dr. Pugliese. His dedication and leadership to the brand have garnered international recognition and worldwide distribution. Following in his grandfather’s footsteps, Michael delivers a clear message on skin care to all his clients and fellow educators in the industry. In addition to the skin care line, Circadia also has the first physician-formulated pillowcase, which works with the body’s natural circadian rhythms that protect from environmental damage and help skin focus on repair.

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