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EP 126 #Beautybomb - The Fitzpatrick Scale

#beautybomb Mar 11, 2020


Welcome to our weekly #Beautybomb, a burst of info on the latest and greatest ingredients, products, and treatments in the spa industry to help you expand your knowledge and stay on top of your game as an aesthetic expert. 


In this week’s #Beautybomb, I’m talking about The Fitzpatrick Scale and how it’s used in classifying skin types and how it’s used in aesthetics. 


In this episode you’ll learn:


  • What the Fitzpatrick Scale is and how it’s utilized by a variety of wellness, medical, and aesthetic professionals 
  • How the Fitzpatrick Scale is broken down and what it’s actually used to measure in the skin 
  • Aesthetic considerations to keep in mind when performing light and laser treatments and questions to ask to ensure proper Fitzpatrick skin type determination 

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