What is an Esthetician?
As an Esthetician you will be performing skin analysis and facial treatments, applying make-up and performing manicures and pedicures. Other responsibilities include hair removal, spa body treatments and various types of cosmetic massage. Estheticians practice and uphold standards of appropriate infection prevention and sanitary control practice in order to prevent the transmission of contamination while performing all treatments. Other duties include performing prep work and properly cleaning and restocking rooms and dispensaries as required, as well as controlling and monitoring inventory.
Estheticians’ duties also include greeting the clients, scheduling and confirming esthetic appointments and communicating messages for co-workers and management. You will also promote treatments, services and sessions as well as programs, promotions and discounts available. You will have working knowledge and understanding of all services and products while educating and informing the clients in these areas.
Program Objectives / Job Opportunities
Students in the Esthetics program will gain knowledge in skin care and human anatomy, nutrition, and the importance of bacteriology and decontamination to both the esthetician and client. Students will gain skills and experience in a variety of services provided by estheticians, including nail technology, skin care, manicures & pedicures, make-up artistry, body treatments and facials. An understanding of business management skills for salons and spas along with basic computer skills will also be covered.
Once you have earned an Esthetics diploma, you can work within:
SKIN CARE CLINICS
RESORTS AND DESTINATION SPA