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The Esthetics program is designed to train the student in the basic manipulative skills, safety judgments, proper work habits, business skills, and desirable attitudes necessary to obtain licensure and for competency in job entry-level positions in Esthetics or a related career field.
Upon completion of the course requirements, the determined graduate will be able to:
Project a positive attitude and a sense of personal integrity and self-confidence.
Project professionalism, visual poise and proper grooming.
Communicate effectively and interact appropriately with colleagues, supervisors and clients.
Respect the need to deliver worthy service for value received in an employment environment.
Perform the basic manipulative skills in the areas of skin care and makeup.
Perform the basic analytical skills to advise clients on their skin and its health.
Apply academic learning, technical information and related matter to assure sound judgments, decisions, and procedures.
To ensure continued career success, the graduate will continue to learn new and current information related to skills, trends, and methods for career development in Esthetics and related fields.
(The below hours include Theory, Lab and Clinic and may change and be adjusted per section as needed by the school within state requirements)
Orientation and business topics - 25 hours
Laws and regulations - 10 hours
General sciences - 80 hours
Applied sciences - 95 hours
Skin care - 255 hours
Makeup - 65 hours
Body and other treatments - 20 hours
Hair removal - 50 hours
The curriculum for Esthetics shall include the following minimum practical performances:
Consultations, cleansing and analysis of face and body 35
Manual facials and treatments 65
Machine or electrical facials and treatments 50
Body treatments and back treatments 20
Hair Removal 25
Sample of reported job titles: Aesthetician, Clinical Esthetician, Esthetician, Facialist, Lead Esthetician, Medical Esthetician, Skin Care Specialist, Skin Care Technician, Skin Care Therapist, Spa Technician
All courses and schedules are available on a minimum class start. Classes may be cancelled, postponed or rescheduled due to class, faculty or instructor scheduling conflict, as well as in the case of insufficient enrollment. The Esthetic Institute reserves the right to make said changes without prior notice. The School offers makeup hours for students enrolled in licensure classes who would like to make up missed hours.
All programs offered by The Esthetic Institute follow similar procedures in that the same instructional methods apply and the same grading procedures are followed for each program. Those policies are stated in the school catalog and are considered to be an integral part of each of the program outlines contained in this site.
All educational programs at the Esthetic Institute are taught in English.
Program Length 600 Hours
Full-time and Part-time sessions available
Texts: Milady Standard Esthetics: Fundamentals