Request for consultation

Thanks for your request. You’ll soon be chatting with a consultant to get the answers you need.
{{formPostErrorMessage.message}} [{{formPostErrorMessage.code}}]
First Name is required. 'First Name' must contain at least 0 characters 'First Name' cannot exceed 0 characters Please enter a valid First Name
Last Name is required. 'Last Name' must contain at least 0 characters 'Last Name' cannot exceed 0 characters Please enter a valid Last Name
Institution is required.
Discipline is required.
Why are you contacting us today? is required. 'Why are you contacting us today?' must contain at least 0 characters 'Why are you contacting us today?' cannot exceed 0 characters Please enter a valid Why are you contacting us today?


The Skin Care Answer Book provides estheticians and students with answers to their most-often-asked skin care questions. Written in nontechnical language and organized by subject into chapters, this book is easy to navigate. The Q & A format provides concise, quick answers to questions about skin care and individual skin types.

Mark Lees,

Dr. Mark Lees is one of the country's most noted skin care specialists, an award-winning speaker and product developer, and has been actively practicing clinical skin care for over 20 years at his multi-award winning CIDESCO accredited Florida salon, which has won multiple awards for "Best Facial", "Best Massage", and "Best Pampering Place" by the readers of the Pensacola News-Journal. He holds a Ph.D. in Health Sciences, a Master of Science in Health, and a CIDESCO International Diploma. His professional awards are numerous and include American Salon Magazine Esthetician of the Year, the Les Nouvelles Esthetiques Crystal Award, the Dermascope Legends Award, and the Rocco Bellino Award for outstanding education from the Chicago Cosmetology Association, just to name a few. In addition to these awards, he has been interviewed and quoted by NBC News, The Associated Press, The Discovery Channel, Glamour, Self, Teen, Shape Magazine, and many other publications. Dr. Lees has also been inducted into the National Cosmetology Association's Hall of Renown. Dr. Lees is former Chairman of both EstheticsAmerica, the esthetics education division of the National Cosmetology Association, and the Board of the Esthetics Manufacturers and Distributors Alliance. He is co-founder of the Institute of Advanced Clinical Esthetics in Seattle and has served as a CIDESCO International Examiner and on the national Board of Directors of the NCA. In addition, he is also a member of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists. An extremely popular and award-winning speaker, Dr. Lees is constantly in demand for his classes at professional beauty and medical conventions, as well as consumers and women's groups, and major universities including UCLA, Purdue and Columbia Universities. He has also made appearances in both Australia and Europe.
  • Provides scientific, fact-based answers to frequently asked questions.
  • Content is presented in clear and concise answers.
  • Q & A format makes it reader-friendly and easy to follow.
  • Readers can zero in on exactly what they want to know.
  • Content addresses pertinent subjects, gives concrete direction to problems, and addresses important contemporary questions.
  • Provides readers with real-world information on how to correct skin conditions.
1. Understanding the Skin.
2. Aging and Photo Aging.
3. Acne-Prone Skin.
4. Sensitive/Redness & Allergy-Prone Skin.
5. Dry Skin.
6. Sun Care.
7. Dark Spots / Pigment Problems.
8. Skin Care Products & Ingredients.
9. Your personal skin analysis.
10. Problems that need a Doctor.
11. Glossary.