About Diane Buccola

My story

Diane Buccola has been a licensed Esthetician in the State of California  since 1999. In 2008, Diane achieved the NCEA Certified Credential, the highest skin care credential available in the United States, which represents adherence to the Code of Ethics in the Esthetics profession. In 2006, Diane created SpaBizBoard, a popular message board and learning tool for the spa and esthetics industry, which many estheticians credit with their success in the esthetics industry. In her continuing effort to raise the standards of esthetics, Diane has served on the Technical Advisory Board for Les Nouvelles Esthetiques & Spa magazine.

QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • Licensed Esthetician in California (1999)
  • NCEA Certified Professional Esthetician (2008)
  • NCEA Certified Professional Esthetician Exam Prep Instructor
  • Owner of SpaBizBoard.com, the only private/subscription online message board for spa professionals (2006)
  • Esthetician Consultant/Trainer
  • Former owner of Skin Renewal Center in Davis, California
  • Esthetician volunteer for American Cancer Society’s LGFB program
  • Commendation by California Lt. Governor Cruz M. Bustamonte in Recognition of Dedicated Service to the Look Good Feel Better program
  • Author contributor – Dermascope Magazine
  • Author contributor – Les Nouvelles Esthetiques & Spa Magazine
  • Speaker – International Congress of Esthetics & Spa (Miami, Dallas, Philadelphia, Long Beach)
  • Speaker contributor – Israel International Congress of Esthetics & Spa
  • Advisory Board Member – Les Nouvelles Esthetiques & Spa Magazine
  • Member of NCEA (National Coalition of Estheticians, Manufacturers/Distributors & Associations)
  • Author – NOTES FROM YOUR FAIRY GODMOTHER (book) 
  • Author – ESTHETICIANS ARE A GIRL’S BEST FRIEND (book)
  • Author – THE HEART OF ESTHETICS: Creating Loyal Clients & Achieving Financial Success (book)
  • Director and Lead Esthetician – Skin Analysis Lounge at Be Well Expo (Los Angeles 2012; Pasadena CA 2013)
  • Producer – Be Well Expo 2014 – Sacramento CA
  • Instructor – The Business of Esthetics
  • Instructor – National Esthetic Teacher Training (NETT) 2014
  • Fully insured – Associated Skin Care Professionals
  • Certified – CPR/First Aid/AED
  • Master of Ceremonies – National Esthetic Teacher Training (September 2015)
  • Master of Ceremonies – International Congress of Esthetics & Spa, Long Beach CA, (September 2016)

 

POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATIONS (includes, but is not limited to)

  • Cosmetic Chemistry & Serum/Mask Technology 
  • Eve Taylor Method of Clinical Aromatherapy 
  • Airbrush Tanning
  • Microdermabrasion Techniques
  • Jessner / TCA Peels 
  • Chemical Peels
  • Skin Analysis
  • Acne Management
  • Advanced Waxing Techniques
  • European Facial Techniques
  • Microcurrent
  • Skin Spatula
  • Galvanic & High Frequency
  • Spa Director Intensive
  • Treatment of Problem Skin
  • Sun Damage & Aging Skin
  • Skin Biology and Chemical Peels
  • Advanced Method Peeling
  • Reiki 1 & 2
  • Meridien Massage Techniques
  • Gua Sha Techniques
  • Ayruvedic Healing