Through this skin care profession that we love, we can change the world, one person at a time; maybe even save the world, one skin at a time - Jane Wurwand


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Viewpoint: Healing the Industry, the World and Ourselves

Through this skin care profession that we love, we can change the world, one person at a time; maybe even save the world, one skin at a time.

No thinking person will deny the fact that the world is in need of healing. But, where to begin? The question and the task are more than merely daunting. The skin, far more so than the eyes, is the window to the soul, or certainly, to the being of a person. Genetics, environment, nutrition, hormonal activity; every aspect of health, every nuance of experience and mood present themselves in the living epidermis.

So my suggestion is that, rather than starting world-healing on the macro level, the micro level needs to be taken care of…

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 Viewpoint: Healing the Industry, the World and Ourselves

Through this skin care profession that we love, we can change the world, one person at a time; maybe even save the world, one skin at a time.

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