Introduced in “Showcase”
“The CryoSkin is a cutting-edge cryotherapeutic device that treats common hyperpigmentation conditions such as age and sunspots, as well as warts, keloid, and fibromas. Lightweight, compact, and portable, treatments are rapid and painless..”
Spotlighted in “Product Essentials”
The LAMPROBE treats a range of cosmetic conditions including cherry angiomas, cholesterol deposits, clogged pores and skin tags –with non-invasive services..”
Featured in coverage summary of “India Salon & Wellness Pro 2013”:
“..Pat Lam, CEO, Skin Care Consultants/Lam Skin Care Products has been in the business for 36 years..[She] observed that the male market is micro, but growing, along with..the revival of ancient traditional therapies like Ayurvedic medicine and non-invasive treatments like microdermabrasion..”
Highlighted in “Collection”:
“…Lam Collagen Ampoule by Lam Skin Care Products is especially formulated for skin that needs extra care to restore elasticity and moisture… This ampoule is ionizable negative charge)..”
Featured in “Handy Dandy”:
“..Frequent use of this treatment produces a bleaching effect to help eliminate on age spots …”
Interviewed in feature article “Women in Spa”:
“..If you could change anything about the spa industry, what would it be and why?…A fundamental change that must take for the integrity of the industry is that the state boards themselves should be composed of respected and experienced skincare professionals.. I want to see estheticians obtain the respect and recognition in the wellness and beauty industries for their knowledge, skill, and dedication..”
Interviewed in “Q & A”:
“…What was the path that led you into the spa industry?…My husband encouraged and motivated me to join in his medical practice. He had many patients who had excellent results with his medical treatments and they kept asking if he could help them with their skin, wrinkles, etc..”
“Facial massage is one of the most basic – and overlooked – forms of direct communication between the therapist and client. In Facial Massage for Different Skin Types instructional DVD, Pat Lam demonstrates a broad range of facial techniques that can be utilized to optimize the results of a facial treatment, when dealing with various skin types…”
Featured in article “Analyze This”:
“…The focus of the SkinLite technology is on depth, not magnification.. By enabling skincare practitioners to view the skin at a 2mm depth, skin structures such as dilated capillary networks can be identified and pigment color can be recognized…
The SkinLite and SkinLite II ..make it easier to examine and assess clogged pores, hyperpigmentation, ingrown hair, milia, sun damage, and more…”
Featured in “Boutique Plus”:
“Recognition and Treatment of Minor Skin Irregularities by Skin Care Consultants is a reference guide, in CD and textbook format, that gives skin care practitioners an overview of a wide variety of skin conditions they are likely to encounter on a daily basis…”
Interview with Pat Lam for article “Equipment-Based Treatments”:
“…These days, skin care professionals are looking for equipment to help them make money and get fast results for clients. Equipment for skin irregularities can set a spa apart from the competition. It’s an add-on service that brings high income in a short period of time…”
Presented in “Spotlight”:
“…This year’s recipients were a couple for the first time, posthumous to the late Hubert Lam, OMD and to his wife Pat Lam from Canada, the founders of the CIDESCO Section Canada in 2000….”
Profiled in feature “All About the Eyes”:
“Lam Skin Care Eye Wrinkle Gel. This rich gel is especially formulated for eyelids that can’t tolerate creams and functions as an under-eye make-up base for oily skin…”
Profiled in “Essentials”:
“Applied to the face and/or body and left to dry, the beeswax-based Vegetable Skin Peeling from Skin Care Consultants formula preps the dermis so that ampoules, creams and wraps can fully penetrate…”
Presented in “Take a Note”:
“The 2011 Crystal Award, sponsored by Les Nouvelles Esthetiques & Spa to recognize the efforts and longevity of those individuals who have given so much to the profession…”
Featured in “Collection”:
“The Skinlite II from SKIN CARE CONSULTANTS offers practitioners a remarkably new, never-before-seen, in-depth view of the skin that features sub-surface skin…”
Featured in “Collection”:
“Instant Skin, from LAM SKIN CARE PRODUCTS, is a topical treatment that promotes the natural regeneration of skin cells, resulting in revitalized skin…”
Presented in “Worth a Look”:
“…aimed towards providing the modern skin care professional with essential information regarding the subject of nutrition, Nutrition: The Healthy Aging Solution is a “must-have” reference for today’s skin care professional…
Highlighted in “Boutique Plus”:
“Rich with comprehensive nutritional and dietary planning support, including easy-to-use reference charts, Nutrition: The Healthy Aging Solution, by Pat Lam, is a multi-faceted textbook specifically aimed at providing modern skin care professionals with…”
Presented in “Collection”:
“…Convenient, portable and versatile, the SkinLite from Skin Care Consultants will help you examine and analyze the skin more powerfully…”
Announced in “Reflections”:
“Hubert Lam was a lifelong advocate of continuing education in the field of esthetics.. The Hubert Lam Memorial Scholarship [was created] in loving memory, in order to keep his mission to educate the spa industry on the forefront.. [We are] pleased to announce that the winner of this scholarship is Rachel Bradhaw of Haiku, Hawaii.
Her scholarship includes admission to the Face & Body Northern California 2010 Advanced Education Conference Program and Networking Events, as well as the two-day expo hall and Supplier Classes, plus $500 toward travel expenses to the show July 17-19, 2010 ..”
Highlighted in “Essentials”:
“The CryoProbe from Skin Care Consultants treats conditions such as hyperpigmentation, skin tags and warts with freezing technology. This device delivers painless amounts of nitrous oxide to the skin in three- to five-second segments…”
Featured in “SI Collection”:
“ThermoCryo Instant Penetrating System from Skin Care Consultants enhances the results of cellulite, stretch mark and mesotherapy body treatments by heightening penetration of treatment products into the skin noninvasively, without the use of injections…”
Featured in “SI Collection”:
“Skin Care Consultants uses elements of mediation and yoga in combination with breathing techniques and the massage styles of shiatsu and meridian therapy for its Wellness Massage training program.
The massage is interactive, working out both the client and therapist, and helps improve flexibility, posture, circulation and mobility..”
Profiled in “Worth a Look”:
[Translation] “Lamprobe technology uses radio waves and is effective in the treatment of small irregularities of the skin – effects are fast, precise treatments…effective and safe..
This technology allows you to perform operations in a totally non-invasive – without pricking the skin, elektorda only touches the surface of the skin. ..”
Profiled in a special “Obituary”section:”:
We were deeply saddened to hear about the sudden death of Hubert Lam… Hubert was a prominent figure within CIDESCO and along with his wife Pat always worked hard for his beloved Canadian CIDESCO Section. Hubert was also one of the people who were integral in introducing the CIDESCO Multiple Choice Exam for the CIDESCO Diploma of Beauty Therapy. Hubert had a wonderful determination and was gifted with a great sense of humour…
..For many, many years Hubert has been well known globally in the world of Beauty and Spa Therapy, especially in the electro technology field… Hubert Lam will be sorely missed by all of us in CIDESCO.”
Announced in “Happenings”:
“Hubert Lam, Founder of Skin Care Consultants, passed away August 1, 2008.. Lam, along with his wife Pat, launched The Lam School of Advanced Esthetics and the industry supply company Skin Care Consultants..”
“Helping to innovate and develop what are now considered industry standards, Lam had a hand in launching successful equipment technology, educational materials, and skin care products……[He] will be greatly missed within the spa world..
Communicated in “Message from the
“We were deeply saddened to hear about the sudden death of Hubert Lam from the CIDESCO section Canada on the 1st August 2008.
For many, many years Hubert has been well known globally in the world of Beauty and Spa therapy, especially in the electro technology field…. Hubert Lam will be sorely missed by all of us in CIDESCO..”
Profiled in “Industry Leaders” section:
…“I have always been touched by Hubert Lam’s enthusiasm, dedication and drive to this industry,” said Melinda Taschetta-Millane, editor in chief of Skin Inc. magazine. “And in this very family-oriented industry, the legacy that Hubert built alongside Pat was truly admirable. His contributions to the professional skin care industry are immeasurable, and his presence will be greatly missed.”..
…Annette Delagrange, publisher of Skin Inc. magazine, also recalls his indelible presence, saying “The twinkle in his eye will be a permanent remembrance. It reflected his zest for life, his passion for the industry and his love for his family…”
Reported in “Happenings”:
“[Skin Care Consultants] recently conducted a six-hour seminar titled “How to Recognize and Treat Minor Skin Irregularities” at the Dubai International Convention Center during Beauty World Middle East 2008.
Skin Care Consultants also had a booth… at the three-day beauty event.”
Announced in “Take Note: New Faces and Spaces”:
“Pat Lam, Vice President of Skin Care Consultants, was recently honored as an invited keynote speaker at the 56th annual CIDESCO World Congress held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia last year.
Her keynote address, “The Holistic Approach to Skin Analysis”, was very well received by the audience…”
Announced in “Happenings: Openings, Moves, and Industry Growth” section:
“Skin Care Consultants has partnered with Skin Care Consultants U.K. to distribute the company’s popular Lamprobe system in the United Kingdom …”
Featured in “SI Collection: International Trends”:
“Becoming popular on the world stage, [the] Lamprobe is used to treat skin conditions such as clogged pores, skin tags, milia, and telangiectasia for a more healthy-looking, clean complexion and skin appearance.
By using the machine, clients can experience quick results with a non-invasive procedure..”
Featured in article “Bare Faced Chic: How do salons and spas keep up with the demand for near-perfect skin when so many clients lack it?”:
“Skin Care Consultants has developed the unique Lamprobe 4000, which uses radio high frequency technology to treat minor skin abnormalities, without penetrating the skin’s surface..
The equipment is easy to use and..is ideal as an add-on [service] to standard skin care treatments..”
Featured in the “SI Collection: Hi-tech Equipment and Products” review:
“Using a medical-grade corundum powder to help ensure abrasive quality and a high level of sterility…
[the] Ultrapeel Crystal microdermabrasion system helps to treat skin problems such as enlarged pores, stretch marks, acne and hyperpigmentation. It is also designed with hand pieces that fit well ergonomically and ensure even flow..”
Featured in “Must Have”:
“Olive, orange and almond oils make this creamy eye contour gel a vitamin-rich, anti-aging powerhouse…”
Covered in the “Biz News” section:
“The Lam School of Advanced Esthetics in Toronto, Canada offers a preparatory course for the CIDESCO International Diploma.
The class is mandatory for the actual exam. Interested candidates must show proof of formal training and a minimum of three years of working in the esthetics and spa field…”
Spotlighted in “The Essential Professional Beauty 2007 Guide”:
“Skin Care Consultants will be introducing the Lamprobe at ExCeL[London], designed for the rapid treatment of a wide range of minor skin conditions.
Using high radio frequency technology, the Lamprobe can non-invasively zap away clogged pores, milia, spider naevia and skin tags…
Featured in the “Introduction to New Technologies”:
“The Lamprobe is a popular piece of equipment in North America and has been brought to local shores by Peopleworks.
..The Lamprobe can be used for minor skin irregularities such as skin tags, milia, pimples, hyperpigmentation, keratoses, and other vascular disorders.”
Covered in “Company News”:
“Skin Care Consultants is celebrating 30 years in the industry. The company was founded and is still run, by husband-and-wife team Hubert and Pat Lam..”
As interviewed in article “A Flair for Facial Massage”
“…Sensitive skin, for instance, takes a light touch and short duration. In contrast, Pat Lam says, thicker skin can take deeper stimulation, more “breaking down movements,” like kneading to rid the skin of impurities. And loose, sagging skin has its own set of indications. “No pressure or downward movements – all upwards,” she says…”
Lauded in an extensive, in-depth (5 page) book review by the Editor-in-Chief of the prestigious official journal of the International Society of Cosmetic Dermatology:
“…Full of new ideas and comments, ..[Nutrition: The Healthy Aging Solution] provides precious information in the area of food and wellness for health care professionals and aestheticians, and may be particularly interesting for dermatologists, plastic surgeons, cosmetic chemists, marketing managers and for all wanting to know more in this area.”
Interviewed in “What’s Your Best Seller” article:
Hubert Lam of Skin Care Consultants explains the benefits of incorporating microdermabrasion services into clinical operations:
“Even after eight years since we introduced microdermabrasion to the esthetics industry, it is still the biggest income-generating service in our clinic…”
Announced in “Professional Life: Around the World ” report:
“The board of Directors of the Canadian Society of Professional Skin Care Specialists – Hubert Lam-President, Treasurer-Rita Dominelli, and Secretary-Pat Lam – were proud to be formally accepted as the Canadian CIDESCO Section at the Slovenia World Congress..
The most prestigious accreditation in beauty therapy in the world…[over] 160 schools in 34 countries now offer the CIDESCO exam..”
Nationally aired across the United States on Fox TV’s “Good Day Live: Style File” segment:
[Jillian Barberie, news anchor]
“The latest device that is revolutionizing the beauty industry is called the Lamprobe..!
It is the only machine on the market that can remove extractions that a facial and microdermabrasion can’t… The Lamprobe can be done on all types of skin and is especially effective on people with acne…”
Reported on Phoenix 3TV’s “The News Show: Health & Fitness” segment:
[Mike Warren, news anchor]
“..Skin tags, acne, and busted capillaries are not life-threatening condition, but many consider them to be rather ugly…
The Lamprobe can help…[and] uses high frequency to zap away skin problems in a matter of minutes…The best part is that the results are instantaneous..”
Interviewed in the article “The Big Lift”.
“Bolstering the power of combination treatment, Skin Care Consultants recently introduced equipment designed to optimize the penetration of active topicals while producing toning action for the face.. The energy produced by the machine works to stimulate bioenergetic reflexes,” explains Skin Care Consultants co-founder Pat Lam.”
Interviewed in article “A Time to Reflect”, as one of the spa industry players looking back on the past two decades of this ever-changing industry.
“Estheticians and spa pros have begun to work more closely with medical professionals over the past two decades. The combo of beauty and medical services has proved to be a golden opportunity, benefitting both industries and ultimately pre-empting the merger of fitness and spa.”
Pat Lam, President, Lamskin