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Sponsored webinars are free to members and non-members. All other webinars are free to AmSpa+ members, $30 for AmSpa Basic members and $60 for non-members. Follow the links to purchase or download the webinar recordings.


2019 Webinars



January 30, 2019 (Sponsored Webinar)

Have you ever considered branding your own skin care line? If Private Labeling is a good fit for you, it might be the best business decision you will ever make. This class is an insight on the do's and don'ts when you consider launching your own private label skin care products. Join Manon Pilon, renowned author of 2 books, International Educator and Med Spa consultant, who possesses 35 years of medical spa industry experience for this webinar where you’ll learn how to get started and avoid costly mistakes and grow your business. Gifts and certificate for all participants.

Sponsored by Nelly De Vuyst


January 16, 2019 (Sponsored Webinar)

In this webinar, Amanda Dunson and Lauren Stopher from The Newsletter Pro cover the top 3 resources practice owners have available to them but go underutilized. You will uncover takeaways that are free to implement and be given access to tools that can help deliver results. We are taking it beyond just the books, beyond dollars and cents, and we are showing you how your patients are the key to building a thriving practice.

Sponsored by The Newsletter Pro


January 9, 2019 (Sponsored Webinar)

As a medical spa, laser hair removal should be one of your largest profit-drivers—and this probably is the same for your competition, too. You have to stand out from the crowd by offering laser hair removal services that are faster and more comfortable that the rest. In this webinar, learn about a solution that can help you do just that. In this webinar, Amanda Perry from Solta Medical will talk about why the Clear + Brilliant Pélo is five times faster than traditional diode lasers used for hair removal, and flexible enough for effective treatment on all skin types, hair thickness, and hair color except white and gray hair. For patient comfort, it has an integrated contact cooling system that minimizes pain on contact. It also has an intuitive navigation on a user-friendly touchscreen, and it’s compact.

Sponsored by Solta Medical



2018 Webinars



December 27, 2018

It is important for any new or existing business to understand how to best protect themselves, which often begins with forming an entity to shield oneself from personal liability. However, there are many considerations that go into selecting the entity type as well as how to properly structure it once that type is selected. Additionally, there are many other business considerations that influence the type of entity and entity structure. This webinar, presented by Brad Adatto, highlights common pitfalls regarding entity type and structure and provides insights on issues to flag for legal counsel, including differences and qualifications in tax elections (disregarded, C-corp, S-corp, partnership) and their applicability to each formation type.


December 12, 2018

Presented by Michael Byrd.


November 28, 2018

This webinar, presented by Brad Adatto, will cover Medical Board and Nursing Board Investigations. It will address who can file a complaint, how the investigation will progress and the actions a Board may take as a result of the investigation. This overview will assist doctors and nurses to better understanding the process, and ultimately provide helpful context to prepare and develop a response to their Board. The presentation will also include real world enforcement examples.


November 7, 2018

In this webinar, Renee Coover covers:

  • What is pregnancy discrimination and who is protected?;
  • How do federal and state laws intersect to protect pregnant workers? and
  • Best practices for employers to protect against pregnancy discrimination in the workplace- from hiring to firing.

October 24, 2018

Presented by Jay Reyero


October 17, 2018

Presented by Michael Byrd


October 3, 2018

Presented by Jay Reyero


September 12, 2018 (Sponsored Webinar)

In this webinar by Candace Noonan, topics include:

  • How changing skin color and geographic relocation put our skins and ourselves at high risk for many diseases, including cancer and chronic photo-aging
  • A step by step look at how skin pigment is created, for a thorough understanding of which cells and systems are involved
  • New insights into the activation of melanogenesis that have led to new insight into better clinical treatment opportunities
  • Risk vs reward evaluation (taking skin type and ethnicity into consideration) of current treatment options including laser and light therapies, cosmetic and medical needling, prescription treatments and clinical skin care options, including new ingredients available to the skin care industry
  • Benefits of combining low risk modalities and effective professional treatments with pharmaceutical grade skin car for optimal results

Sponsored by Environ


September 5, 2018

Presented by Brad Adatto.


August 8, 2018 (Sponsored Webinar)

Shaun Buck shows exactly what you need to do to grow and scale (without compromising price), get more referrals, and have patients spend more on each visit.

Sponsored by The Newsletter Pro


July 25, 2018

In this webinar, Renee Coover covers:

  • dentifying “Work Time” under FLSA
  • Employees exempt from overtime pay under FLSA
  • Misclassification of employees as “exempt” under FLSA
  • Properly paying employees for Time Off (vacation and sick time)

July 18, 2018

In this timely and practical webinar, Thomas Hitchcock, Ph.D.; and Michael McKenna of Bellus Medical will take you step by step through what you need to know about microneedling today:

  • Why and How Microneedling Works
  • Why Post-Procedure Protocol Matters
  • Why You Can’t Afford Not to Provide Microneedling

July 11, 2018

Presented by Brad Adatto


June 20, 2018

Presented by Brad Adatto


June 6, 2018

Presented by Michael Byrd


May 30, 2018

Jay Reyero covers topics including

  • The primary reasons for patient charting;
  • The information contained within a patient chart;
  • The risks of improper charting; and
  • A highlight of the ancillary issues with patient charting.

May 16, 2018

Michael Byrd, partner at the law firm of ByrdAdatto, and Bala Mohan, associate and licensed patent attorney at ByrdAdatto, cover the necessity of trademarks in the medical spa industry and the process of trademarking and protecting your brand.


May 2, 2018

Renee Coover, associate with the law firm ByrdAdatto, runs through the Dos and Don'ts of employee handbooks in a medical aesthetic practice.


April 18, 2018

The medical aesthetic industry is seeing a large increase in non-physicians owning medical spas. Certain states follow the corporate practice of medicine doctrine that prohibits a non-physician, general business corporation or LLC from owning medical spas. Even with this restriction on ownership, legal expert, Alex R. Thiersch, JD, will discuss the applicable exceptions to this rule and how to properly structure the relationship.


April 4, 2018

The rise of the #MeToo Movement in late 2017 has brought about a national conversation over sexual assault and harassment. Women and men from all industries have been revealing tragic stories of sexual assault and harassment in the workplace, and it has become far more prevalent than previously acknowledged. During this webinar we will address the ins and outs of sexual harassment and provide employers of all sizes, in all industries, best practices to prevent workplace harassment and in turn insure themselves against very costly litigation.


March 14, 2018

David Thibault discusses recent updates to U.S. tax laws included many changes affecting small businesses. Find out what that means for medical aesthetic practices.


January 24, 2018

Many medical spas and aesthetic practices struggle with the independent contractor v employee distinction when looking to bring on additional staff. There are often significant cost and tax savings categorizing workers as independent contractors, but the IRS has been focusing on businesses that miscategorize or abuse his distinction, often with hefty fines and other consequences. Presented by Alex Thiersch



2017 Webinars



November 15, 2017

AmSpa Founder/Director Alex Thiersch, JD hosts this live webinar to go over the new provisions in the law and how they might impact APRNs, medical spas, and other non-invasive medical aesthetic practices in Illinois.



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